On October 24th, 2014, the Finals of the Advanced Manufacturing Industry of the 3rd China Innovation & Entrepreneurship Competition was held in Wuhan Optics Valley. Six entrepreneur teams and 12 enterprises had fierce competition in the finals, and finally BLT won the first prize.
The Finals of the Advanced Manufacturing Industry were divided into semi-finals and finals with 126 events. 94 enterprises and 32 teams from various cities and provinces nationwide were shortlisted. Enterprises (teams) were divided into six enterprise groups and two teams for competition by drawing lots. At last, 12 enterprises and six teams got to the finals after the defense and fierce competition in the semi-finals. Adopting the on-site defense of “10+2+8”, participants expounded their own innovative products, innovation and entrepreneurship plans and ideas to five expert judges in the form of speeches within ten minutes. During the process of defense, BLT got rounds of applause from audiences and judges due to its outstanding performance.
The Vice-director of the Torch Center of the Ministry of Science & Technology Sheng Yanlin delivered a speech after the competition that the competition involved various aspects of the advanced manufacturing industry, especially 3D printing technology represented the automatic, information-based and intelligent development of the advanced manufacturing industry.
BLT’s Marketing Director Jia Xin made a speech on behalf of the company that: the development of new technology depends on the combination of production, study, research and application, the policy and government support, as well as the financial support from venture capital. BLT hoped that it could lead the development of 3D printing industry in China, popularize 3D printing in the manufacturing industry, and promote the further development of the manufacturing industry in China.
China Innovation & Entrepreneurship Competition is the event of the highest level in the innovation and entrepreneurship field in China, under the joint guidance and support from the Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Finance, All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce and the Central Committee of the Communist Young League.