In the just-concluded 30th Malaysia ITEX International Invention Exhibition, a 5-year-old child from the red, yellow and blue kindergarten in Chongqing, China, Zheng Zhengchen won the Gold Award and the Asian Youth Best Invention Award, setting the record of the smallest winner in the history of the World Invention Exhibition.
Zheng Chenchen won
The Malaysian ITEX International Invention Exhibition brought together more than 1,200 invention patents from 25 countries around the world. Nine children from Chongqing Red, Yellow and Blue Kindergarten used English to communicate with foreign judges confidently and generously in the competition, and finally won 1 gold medal and 8 silver medals, as well as a special prize for the conference, a special prize for the Arab Invention Association, and an Asian youth Best Invention Award, becoming the youngest "little inventor" in the history of World Invention Exhibition.
The gold-winning work is the "Kicking Reminder Device" invented by 5-year-old Zheng Zhengchen. The magnet induction reminder system solves the problem of a baby catching a cold easily when sleeping and kicking the quilt. Because of its simple structure and convenient use, it has been highly praised by review experts. Zhang Weiyang's "Anti-Drunk Driving Steering Wheel Lock" won the Silver Award and the Special Award of the General Assembly. If the alcohol concentration is detected to exceed the standard, the steering wheel will automatically lock, providing a possible solution to reduce traffic accidents. Yuan Zihang won a silver award and a special award from the Saudi Arabian Invention Association. His work "Lazy Lazy Bugs" solved the problem of "laying the bed" that caused many people a headache through the combination of the alarm switch and the room light switch.
The works that won the silver award, as well as the design of Zhang Muzheng ’s "Intelligent Verification Panel" will check the item lights one by one, and then the door lock will automatically open to avoid "forgetting things when you go out." ; Yu Yankai's "wet bed dryer" can quickly dry the sheets through the absorption layer, activated carbon, and drying layer; Luo Jingchen's "Splicing Sucker Cutting Board" sets independent raw and cooked food areas by installing suction cups at the bottom of the cutting board; Bao Yusen's "Finger Brush" has short bristles and a detergent infusion device that can effectively clean ginger; Zhang Bozhen's "Elevated Book Picker" uses the electromagnet telescopic rod to automatically power on and off the books, which solves the difficulty of obtaining books at high altitudes. ; Cao Junhao's "Expandable Cup" solves the problem of not easy to clean and carry through the combination of cups, which is more convenient and environmentally friendly.
The children thought it was fun to invent. They received expert review and visiting groups in fluent English at the scene, and collected a lot of suggestions for improvement. Expert reviews encouraged children's efforts to try to change their lives with inventions.
This competition received professional guidance and support from Chongqing Deng Hongji College of Creative and Inventions. Dean Professor Deng Hongji, from Taiwan, has been engaged in inventions for more than 30 years. He has nearly 400 invention patents and is known as the "Three Inventors in the World". In his opinion, the invention was to help humans do more services and solve more problems. These nine works were selected from the nearly 3,000 ideas of more than 630 children in the red, yellow and blue kindergarten. It is the result of continually inspiring children to diverge their thinking and solve problems in combination with inconvenient places in life. Professor Deng said that at the World Invention Exhibition, children not only broadened their horizons, but also learned the truth of being a human being. By inventing the difficulties of others, helping others need them, they became pillars of talent.
Teacher Shen Yi, general manager of Chongqing Red, Yellow and Blue Branch, mentioned that children's talents are the most precious talents. They inspired thoughts from inconvenience in life, and created their own inventions. If these inventions can be widely used products , It can solve many problems in people's lives, and in the process, it also cultivates children's creative thinking of constantly discovering and solving problems, and enhances their inner self-confidence and identity.
The children in this competition went from drawing idea sheets to participating in making models in person, to preparing posters for the competition, practicing explanations over and over again.
Words have grown rapidly in just six months. Zhang Weiyang's mother said that the children not only got a lot of inspiration from other people's inventions in this competition, but also communicated with visitors of different countries and different skin colors in English. They were very confident and proud. Cao Junhao's mother and Yu Yankai's mother also mentioned that the children's arrival on the stage of the International Invention Exhibition broadened their horizons and increased their knowledge. From the initial shyness of seeing foreigners to the sincere communication of watching each other's eyes, great progress has been made. .
The outstanding results of the nine contestants were recognized by the conference, and the red, yellow and blue educational institutions were awarded the "Special Contribution Award" as the organizer. Wang Xudong, vice president of the Red, Yellow and Blue Educational Institution and vice chairman of the China Education Association, said that invention is to make life more convenient. If you dare to play, you can think. If you can play, you will think. Children's understanding of invention is "fun". Discover problems and inspire creativity in the game. Red, Yellow and Blue actively advocate the education concept of "Experience, Learn and Grow in Happiness", implement diversified quality education, set up an international exchange arena, stimulate children's innovative thinking, and cultivate future children with a future vision.
The 30th Malaysia ITEX International Invention Exhibition was jointly organized by the Ministry of Science and Technology, Higher Education and Malaysian Invention Association. The exhibition was held at the Kuala Lumpur International Convention and Exhibition Center in Malaysia. More than 1,200 invention patents from 25 countries and regions around the world participated. This event. The delegation of China's Chongqing Red, Yellow and Blue Kindergarten returned home with honour, taking the first step of the kindergarten to participate in the World Invention Exhibition. In the future, more children will participate in innovative inventions.