|Awarded collectives and individuals pose for a photo with leaders from Ministry of Transport and China Post at the China Post Science and Technology Awards ceremony held in the auditorium of the CPPCC National Committee in Beijing on April 25. [China Post]|
Forty-four projects, including the logic centralization project of Postal Savings Bank of China (PSBC), won the first, second and third places in the 2016 China Post Scientific and Technical Awards at a company conference held in the auditorium of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) in Beijing on April 25.
The event is a historical record of the great changes in postal science and technology since the 12th Five -Year Plan (2011-2015) was released. The event displayed the dedication and hardworking spirit of postal science and technology employees.
PSBC's logic centralization project team and 29 other collectives won the title of 2017 China Post Outstanding Science and Technology Team.
Wei Junrong, a deputy director at the Postal Science Research Planning Institute, won the title of 2017 China Post Worker with Outstanding Scientific and Technological Contribution along with 29 other individuals.
Ji Wentao from China Post Beijing won the 2017 China Post Outstanding Scientific and Technological Worker title with other 119 winners.
Dai Dongchang, Vice Minister of Transport, and China Post's General-Manager Li Guohua attended the event and delivered speeches.
“Guided by the series of important speeches by President Xi Jinping, China Post has taken the initiative to adapt to the new normal economic development in recent years, firmly implementing the new concept of development and achieved remarkable achievements,” Dai said. “I hope China Post will further improve its innovation system, vigorously promote the advanced deeds of outstanding workers and mobilize workers to taken part in innovation, to create a new situation for China Post's scientific and technological innovation.”
Li Guohua noted that “Reviewing the remarkable achievements that China Post achieved, a very important experience is that we take science and technology innovation as the key to enhance the core competitiveness of our enterprise, which has given a powerful impetus to China Post's development”. He expressed his hope that the awarded collectives and individuals will play an exemplary role and make new contributions on the new journey of innovation.
Intelligent postal robots named Youyou and You Xiaomeng were also presented at the event as they interacted with the audience, drawing people's close attention.
In addition, the China Post news center played six short films to show the audience that the company's prosperity depends on science and technology.
China Post's Deputy General-Manager Li Pizheng presided over the conference and Deputy General-Manager Kang Ning read the commendation decision.
The news center showed a live broadcast of the event to all postal cadres and workers through teleconferencing system. They also broadcast it with video, images and words on chinapost.com.cn, China Post's official WeChat account and the China Post News blog. According to statistics, a total of 510,000 viewers watched the live broadcast, setting a new record. They interacted with the event and commended those awarded.