Call for Project Exhibition/Competitions

Your outstanding innovation deserves Global Recognitions in the International Arena!

The 1st Global Competition on Systematic Innovation (GCSI)


Dear Colleagues/Innovators: 

You are cordially invited to submit your innovative projects to “The 1st Global Exhibition/Competition on Systematic Innovation” as described in the attached file. Unlike all other Invention Exhibitions/Competitions in the world focus on the results only, this GCSI is established to recognize your methodical innovations/inventions with the following distinguishing features:

(A)        Both “Opportunity Identification” and “Problem Solving” types of projects are valued.

(B)        Both results and idea generating processes are accounted for in the evaluation of each project.


Categories of Competitions include but not limited to:

(A)       New product/device invention or innovative improvements

(B)       Innovative Process Improvement or invention

(C)       Innovative Service model or Processes


Important dates are as follows:

-              Registration deadline: April 15, 2011

-              Due date for project submissions: April 30, 2011

-              Notification of first screening results: May 7, 2011

-              Final exhibition: May 26-28, 2011;  Location: Shanghai, China.

-              Final awards recognition: May 28, 2011

-              Global award announcement on web site: by June 15, 2011.

Multiple Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals along with certificates will be awarded. Best Gold medalists get free registration to the next ICSI. (Worth USD 450/ea) For details, please see the attached file.

In addition, to allow GCSI project participants to present in the associated International Conference on Systematic Innovation, the deadline for abstract submissions for the 2nd ICSI conference is extended to February 28, 2011. Participants of both events will get 20% discounts on BOTH sides. Everyone is welcome to submit abstract(s) by the extended deadline. The Call for papers & Participation for ICSI is also attached. 

Your passing along the GCSI and ICSI events to whoever may be interested in them will be greatly appreciated.
With best regards,

D. Daniel Sheu,
President, The Society of Systematic Innovation
Professor, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan