The Ending of the Finals of the First “BRI” Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Creativeness Competition for International Students in Chongqing
On December 23rd, the Finals of the First BRI Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Creativeness Competition for International Students in Chongqing were successfully held at Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications. Thirty teams, consisting of foreign students from 33 countries including the United States, Russia and India competed in the finals on behalf of the 17 universities in Chongqing. Finally, the Intelligent Wheelchair Based on GIS and MIC Arrays Speech Recognition from the “SPACE” Team of Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications won the special prize of the competition. The “Talking Battery” Project from the “X2C Battery Management System” Team of Chongqing Industry Polytechnic College and The ELECTRICAL VOTING Project from “HOPE FOR A BETTER FUTURE” Team of Chongqing University of Science and Technology, “The Arlan Daily Manufacturing Cluster Factory” Project from the Arlan Team of Chongqing Technology and Business University won the first prize in the competition.
Sponsored by Chongqing Municipal Education Commission, co-organized by China Association for International Education in Chongqing and hosted by Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, this competition has obtained strong support from Unichina International Insurance brokers (Beijing) Co., Ltd. Since its launch in June this year, the competition has collected a total of 63 Product Innovation Design, Business Model Design and Entrepreneurial Plan Projects, which is the Innovative and Entrepreneurial Creativity Competition with the largest number of international students in Western China. It fully demonstrates the fruitful achievements of Chongqing’s overseas education in China, and it is also a grand meeting of Chongqing’s “Belt and Road Initiative” cultural exchange and cooperation with innovative and entrepreneurial education.
With the theme of “Achieving Dreams through Openness and Innovation”, this competition aims to further stimulate the innovation, entrepreneurship and creative enthusiasm of the foreign students in our city, show achievements of innovation and entrepreneurship, and build a platform for the connection between universities and the society. It guides colleges and universities to serve “Belt and Road Initiative” and regional economic and social development, combines competition and training, and focuses its on construction so as to promote the integration of innovation and entrepreneurship education and professional one.
The Finals of the First BRI Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Creativeness Competition for International College Students in Chongqing was held in the CQUPT ( Photo by Office of International Cooperation and Exchanges)