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PKU startup “Quality Technology” selected global top 5% in WEBIT Festival Europe

MAY . 02 2017
Peking University, April 30, 2017: On April 26, 2017, WEIBIT Festival Europe opened in Sophia, the capital of Bulgaria. 2,425 startups from all over the world applied for the festival and only 100 startups were selected, less than 5%. “Quality Technology”, a startup led by Wang Shaoxin, a Ph.D. candidate in College of Engineering, Peking University, won selection for the festival. “Quality Technology” was one of the two selected Chinese companies and the only startup founded by college students on the shortlist.

“Quality Technology” team was making a presentation
During the summit, “Quality Technology” team drew much attention from global entrepreneurs, incubators, media and venture capitalists. As the representative of the team, Wang Shaoxin made a research report and presented an intelligent air cleaner developed by the team, which attracted many participants. Except the technical index of the product, the focuses ranged from the air cleaner’s application for automobiles and ancient buildings to the prospect of its actual production. Also, all sides showed great interest in the matter that whether the team was willing to explore markets in Europe, India and Africa.

Aparticipant consulted “Quality Technology” team
In the afternoon of April 26, Hou Yun, deputy of the Administrative Committee of Zhongguancun Science Park, attended by Yang Yanru and Dong Changqing, officers of Zhongguancun Science Park, made a special trip to Sophia to inspect the exhibition stand of “Quality Technology” and heard a report from the team. After watching the presentation of the team in WEBIT festival, Hou Yun praised the excellent show of the team on the global stage, which well presented the image of Zhongguancun companies and helped the international society to have a deeper insight into the tide of innovation and entrepreneurship of China. She encouraged the team to seize the opportunity and take the advantage of Zhongguancun entrepreneurial support policies and platform to become the outstanding representative of Chinese companies entering the international arena.

Hou Yun inspected the stand of “Quality Technology” team
On that evening, Zhang Haizhou, the Chinese ambassador to Bulgaria, met Hou Yun and his team. “Quality Technology” team attended the meeting ceremony on behalf of Zhongguancun companies. Zhang Haizhou spoke highly of the work of Wang’s team, and encouraged the team to serve China’s national strategy and establish its branch in Bulgaria under the leading of China’s “One Belt, One Road” initiative.

Zhang Haizhou met the representative of the “Quality Technology” team
Written by:XuYilun;
Edited by: Li Ruiqi;
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