Award Ceremony for Smart NC Competition
2017.08.07 | Hyundai Wia Machine Toos
With Siemens, Hyundai WIA hosted a technical competition to nurture and educate engineering talents, for five days from August 10 to 14. Unlike previous events, this competition was planned to encourage the participation of students from Greater Seoul Area by holding sessions in Hyundai WIA Uiwang R&D Center in Uiwang-si, Gyeonggi-do, from August 10 to 11, and in Hyundai WIA Changwon R&D Center in Changwon-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, from August 12 to 14.
This technical competition is for the participants to showcase their abilities in NC programming to make machine tools to process materials, and the participants were asked to program the equipment for two hours, so that it will process the materials according to the given design. Kim Seong-ju from Ulsan College won the grand prize, with two students winning gold prize, four silver prize, and four bronze prize. Yun Jun-mo, the CEO of Hyundai WIA expressed his hopes that Smart NC Competition will allow the students to nurture their technical capabilities, and pledged to continue his company’s interest and efforts in training engineering talents in various areas.