On the 12th of April, Zinergy’s project “Advanced Rechargeable Ultra-Thin Flexible Zinc Batteries” was awarded the third prize from the final of the 3rd China (Shenzhen) Innovation & Entrepreneurship International Competition.
The 3rd China (Shenzhen) Innovation and Entrepreneurship International Competition is closely linked to the industrial development of Shenzhen, which set up the five industry competitions of Internet and mobile internet (information technology), biology and life science, electronic technology, advanced manufacturing, materials and energy (including energy saving and environmental protection). Also, this competition organised the three professional competitions of Internet of Things, artificial intelligence, and financial technology.
This competition was officially launched on December 1, 2018. A total of 1,850 projects were registered, which the total number of registrations were increased by 27% year-over-year the highest record achieved this year. In March 2019, the 10 overseas competitions were held in Sydney, Australia, Toronto, Canada, Berlin, Tel Aviv, Tokyo, Japan, Madrid, Sweden, Stockholm, Boston, USA, Silicon Valley, London, United Kingdom. Finally, 137 projects got the opportunities to participate in the finals of the five industry competitions on the 9th and the finals of the three professional competitions on the 10th in Shenzhen. After the finals of the five industry competitions and the three professional competitions, 24 finalist fiercely competed for the final prizes.