The contest refers to the use of intellectual and technology to create equipment of innovation and breakthroughs to improve the production quality and efficiency as well as easily respond to the change of production with saving cost.

Chie (in Japanese) is intellectual and Tech (abbreviation of technology in English) is technology.

Overview of the lauching ceremony (Photo: Kim Ngoc)

Participants will be financed to develop manufacturing automatic packaging equipment. Maximum 30 products will be selected for the online voting round and "Canon Chie-Tech Festival" in Hanoi this December to exchange with professional technical experts and engineers from domestic and abroad.

According to Nguyen Ngoc Luong, Secretary of the Central Committee of the HCYU, Chairman of the Central Committee of the Young Pioneer Council, it is a good chance for technical students from universities and colleges in the North to study and develop automation products associated with the actual operation of enterprises with saving cost, actively supporting production activities of enterprises. In addition, they are able to communicate with engineers and skilled experts in the field of industrial engineering.

The organizing board offers 01 First prize (VND30 million in cash), 02 Second prizes (each VND20 million in cash); and 03 Third prizes (each VND10 million in cash), including certificates and merits of the HCYU.

Besides, prizes for most favorite products through online voting: 01 First prize (VND5 million in cash, and certification), 01 Second prize (VND2 million in cash, and certification), and 03 Third prizes (each VND1 million in cash, and certification).

The contestants with good results will also have the opportunity to work at Canon Vietnam Co., Ltd.

Organizers hope that the contest will become an annual event, contributing to build high quality human resources to meet the strong demand of the nation’s development of supporting industry./.