Recently, the general meeting and the first working conference in 2019 of the organizing committee of the National Undergraduate Electronics Design Contest was held at the International Education Exchange Center of the Beijing Institute of Technology.
In the meeting, a new term for the organizing committee of the National Undergraduate Electronics Design Contest was elected. Professor Wang Yue, who is a member of CAS and CAE, was elected as the honorary director of the organizing committee. Professor Xu Zongben, CAS member, was elected as the director. Professor Guan Xiaohong, CAS member, was elected as the executive director. XJTU waselected as the secretariat unit during the new term.
The National Undergraduate Electronics Design Contest is a disciplinary contest for college students advocated by the Ministry of Education of China. It is a mass scientific and technological activity and, for more than 20 years, has played a positive role in promoting the reform of the curriculum system and content of disciplines related to information and electronics engineering in higher institutions. It has also promoted quality education in institutions of higher learning, stimulated practice and innovation consciousness of college students, cultivated the students' basic innovation ability, the humanistic spirit of teamwork and the study style of combining theory with practice. The Contest has become one of the most influential disciplinary activities in China.