The Final of Mechanical Product Digitization Design Contest 2017 was closed in WuyiCollegein Wuchang on 4th June. 670 teams from more 82 nationwide colleges and universities joined this contest which lasted for 7 months. 99 teams from 42 colleges and universities reached the final. Four teams fromTongjiZhejiangCollegeentered the final, winning two second prizes and two third prizes.
There were two obvious changes in this contest. One was that “985”, “211” Project universities and provincial universities reaching the final in the past years, but many independent colleges and private universities also entered the final contest and showed some strength this year; Second was that innovation, feasibility and economical efficiency as well as the teamwork were the important evaluation factors. The subject of this contest was the kitchen revolution. Participants chose one project from food manufacturing, food transport and tableware cleaning robot. Black fish cutter and intelligent cuisine system for the disabled from our college won the second prizes. This good achievement encouraged all the sophomore participants. They all said that they would learn better and better with their specialty courses so that they could be well prepared for their designed product and do better in the next contest.
As it is known, this National College Student Mechanical Product Digitization Design Contest started from year 2010 and was held once a year. It provides a good platform for all the colleges and universities to promote the cultivation of innovative and applied talents. It will help to cultivate students’ awareness of innovation design, comprehensive design ability and teamwork spirit. It also gives good opportunities to the excellent students to show their talent.