Student Awarded Gold at ROK Invention Fair

Student Awarded Gold at ROK Invention Fair


A middle school student from Southwest China's Yunnan province won a gold prize at the 2018 Seoul International Invention Fair for a device that monitors pedestrians running red lights. Chen Wenwen, from Lincang city, was the only student winner at the event, where 606 inventions from 33 countries were shown. Another two exhibits by Chinese inventors were awarded gold prizes, as well. The event, now in its 14th year, is the largest of its kind in Asia.

Source: Yunnan Daily

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It is lucky for Chen Jun to began his career in the IP industry 14 years ago when the first group of IP managers for businesses appeared on the stage in China and he has been in the industry.

It was this “Whampoa Military Academy” for IP that educated China’s first batch of corporate IP management personnel. Many of these engineers left Foxconn in the years since.