The 6th China International”Internet +” University Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition Finals Open
The 6th China International”Internet+” University Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition Finals was held at South China University of Technology. (Photo courtesy of the organizer of the competition)
People’s Daily Online, Guangzhou, November 17 (Reporter Xiong Xu) The finals of the 6th China International”Internet +” College Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition kicked off today in Guangzhou. Since the start of this competition, a total of 1.47 million projects from 4186 schools from 117 countries and regions at home and abroad have signed up for the competition.
In the six years since the competition was held, 15.78 million college students and 3.77 million college student teams have participated in the competition, which has become an important carrier and platform for deepening the reform of innovation and entrepreneurship education. In the double innovation arena, global college student makers embrace the world with youth, meet the future with youth; surprise the world with entrepreneurship, and change the future with innovation.
Facing the world and building a more open innovation platform
University of Oxford , Cambridge University, Carnegie Mellon University, Cornell University, King’s College London, Imperial College London, Moscow Bauman State University of Technology…In the list of entries for this competition, there are many famous universities in the world. It is reported that more than half of the top 100 universities in the world signed up for the competition, and the quality and gold content of the competition hit a record high.
The young participants showed general interest in the future and the world. The Cambridge University“RoboX” project was developed A revolutionary robot operating system,”RoboX Operating System”, effectively solves the problems of the current mobile robot control system, making the robot more intelligent and allowing the robot to deal with various unknown situations more freely.
In 2017, the third”Internet +” competition set up an”international track” for the first time. At that time, only 17 teams from 9 countries participated. By the sixth competition in 2020, 3,291 projects from 1,158 schools from 113 countries and regions have participated in the competition.
Oriented to education, contribute to the youth power of poverty alleviation
In the past four years, 3.02 million college students have embarked on the”Youth Red Dream Building Journey” and entered the revolution In old areas, rural areas, and urban and rural communities, inherit the red gene, understand the national conditions and people’s conditions, accept the baptism of ideas, and help rural revitalization and targeted poverty alleviation.
The contestants sign on to the scene. (Photo courtesy of the organizer of the competition)
The 2020″Youth Red Dream Building Journey” is a key strategy for the education system to decisively overcome poverty, focusing on the actual needs of 52 uncapped poor counties. Guide the majority of young students to set off a poverty alleviation campaign based on live broadcast of e-commerce, and innovatively launched a class of the most popular national conditions and the most warm ideological and political class to fight poverty and achieve the first The goal of a century of struggle has contributed a steady stream of youthful power.
Liu Shen Hall of the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, who claims to be a master farmer, has opened up the entire industry chain of”production, supply and marketing gold insurance” by virtue of”Shen Hall·Building Dream Family Farm” and helped farmers live and sell goods during the epidemic. The amount exceeds 150 million yuan, and it drives 60,000 jobs.
In 2020, a total of 1.32 million students across the country will participate in the”Youth Red Dream Journey” activity, and 600,000 students will participate in the”Red Travel” e-commerce live broadcast event, and the sales amount will exceed 430 million. yuan. The 7 provinces (autonomous regions) where the 52 uncapped poor counties are located have all held nationwide online matchmaking activities, actively promoting the nationwide college students to focus on the poor counties to carry out targeted poverty alleviation based on e-commerce live broadcast or entrepreneurial practice.
Facing the future, cultivating new talents who dare to venture into the future
Since 2015, the”Internet +” competition has been successfully held for six times, with a large number of New technologies in many fields, such as integrated circuits, drones, new materials, and artificial intelligence, are moving from the laboratory to transformation and application. A large number of high-quality projects with high technological content, large market potential, and good social benefits have been incubated. According to the survey, nearly 90%of the projects for establishing companies after the first five games were established in the first year after the competition, about half of the companies completed financing, and 19%of the projects completed financing of more than 50 million. The annual revenue of practical projects in 2018 accounted for 13%of 50 million or more, and the highest project annual revenue exceeded 200 million yuan.
The competition set up four major sections:higher education, vocational education, international, and budding, forming a coherent”double innovation” education chain including basic education, vocational education, and higher education. Driven by the competition, the practical training ability of young students has been significantly enhanced. In 2020, more than 38,000 projects from 1088 colleges and universities will be selected into the”National College Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Training Program”, with a total of more than 160,000 students participating, and project funding of 760 million yuan. Student-oriented innovative practices are in various colleges and universities. Fully rolled out.
“We must push for policies to heat up vitality. Fully implement a flexible academic system in universities, support students’ innovation and entrepreneurship, establish a mechanism for the accumulation and conversion of innovative and entrepreneurial credits, and the learning certification and credit recognition of online open courses System. Each model school has established transcripts of innovation and entrepreneurship for 2.06 million college students. During the five years, more than 3,700 college students temporarily suspended their studies and started businesses.” said Wu Yan, director of the Higher Education Department of the Ministry of Education, “it is necessary to adopt the concept of education, Quality standards, reforms in teaching and learning, innovations in systems and mechanisms, technical methods, quality culture and other comprehensive changes have made’I dare to break, I will create’ a new quality education for higher education in the new era.”
Source:People’s Daily Online-Education Channel