Nizhny Novgorod students won the «gold» exhibition for young inventors in Indonesia

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Two students from Nizhny Novgorod and two from the city of Sarov in Nizhny Novgorod region won the gold medal at the world exhibition of young inventors in Indonesia, organizers of the exhibition from the Russian side.

International exhibition for young inventors (The 5th International Young Inventors Award – IYIA 2018) was held in Indonesia from 19 to 22 September. The exhibition was attended by more than 300 pupils and students from 15 countries. Russia in the international arena represented 17 inventors ages 6 to 19 years old from Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Norilsk, Kazan, Chita, Ufa, Sochi, Sarov and other cities of Russia.

«Russian students have won 12 gold and 5 silver medals at the International competition for young inventors. The pinnacle of success of the Russian team was awarded one of two Grand Prix cash prize to Alexander Gudkov from Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod representative of the children’s river shipping company for the project of a robotic model of the vessel for Autonomous monitoring of water areas, working the wind and the sun «Sail wing», — stated in the message.

A gold medal was awarded another Nizhny Novgorod — Vladimir Krupa for project ecobot for collection of garbage from water surface. The highest award received, and two high school students from Sarov, Maxim Bushuev and Gleb Gorkaev who developed the system monitoring driver fatigue.

According to a member of the international jury from Russia, Yuri Kuznetsov, the Russian schoolchildren of the invention were able to surprise the judges from Japan, China, Taiwan and other countries.

«Experience has shown how high the potential of our children. We pondered the Association of all gifted children in the «smart team» of Russia to young Russians had more opportunities to participate in various international scientific and technical competitions, which we have already begun to select to the end of the year plans to participate in International exhibition for young inventors in new Delhi and in the Competition of design engineers in Taiwan,» added Kuznetsov.