WiC 2017 Report
World Invention Innovation Contest, WiC 2017, was organized by Korea Invention News (KINEWS), and Asia Invention Association (AIA) under the patronage of IFIA at Convention Center of Chung Mu Art Hall in Seoul, Korea from 3 to 4 June. WiC convened 14 countries including Thailand, Canada, Hong Kong, South Korea, Taiwan, Province of China, Malaysia, Russia, Poland and Iran during the two-day event and almost 300 technologies were exhibited. The inventions were evaluated by the Jury Board and the best ones were awarded during Special Award ceremony held on June 4th.
World Invention Innovation Contest, WiC 2017 provided opportunities for students, inventors, innovators and research scientists to express their creativity and the innovative ability to invent through their novel ideas, recognizing the vital significance of world innovation and raise inventors continuous initiative to invent.
WiC holds the conviction that creativity is a must-have necessity required for any field of studies and industries regardless of major, profession or occupation and it is important for all of us to recognize its high value in all knowledge-based society.