On October 16th, the 3rd “7³ Cup” International Personal Transport Tools Innovative Design Competition was officially launched at Shanghai Polytechnic University.
The opening ceremony was hosted by Zhang Zhan, Secretary-General of the Organizing Committee of the competition, Director of Shanghai Promotion Center for City of Design, and Dean of the School of Applied Arts of Shanghai Polytechnic University.
Xu Yufang, deputy president of Shanghai Polytechnic University, introduced that the competition aims to connect with China intelligent manufacturing 2025, further explore the construction of collaborative innovation system for government-industry-research, and discover a new model of talent training for the entire industry chain. The theme of this competition is "Imagination, Green, Eternity". Compared with the previous two competitions, it has a higher and broader vision, and richer content. Moreover, the operating and promotion mechanism of this competition are innovative. In the future, the competition will rely on the Seven Cube Technology Zone of Shanghai Polytechnic University to build a personal transportation demonstration and experience center, and cooperate with the China Bicycle Intelligent Manufacturing Demonstration Base, to promote the reform of the education model and the development of personal transportation.