（中外新闻社 中外新闻网记者 张珈闻 齐欢 魏炯才）2023年7有21日，中外新闻社总裁韦燕率中外新闻社大使俱乐部成员：斯洛伐克共和国驻华大使彼得•利扎克阁下,摩尔多瓦共和国驻华大使杜米特鲁•贝拉基什阁下 ,斯里兰卡民主社会主义共和国驻华大使帕利塔•科霍纳博士,南非共和国驻华大使谢胜文阁下,津巴布韦共和国驻华大使马丁•切冬多阁下,博茨瓦纳共和国驻华大使莫图西•帕拉伊阁下,索马里联邦共和国驻华大使阿瓦莱•阿里•库拉内阁下,毛里求斯共和国驻华大使王纯万阁下,纳米比亚共和国驻华大使伊莱亚•乔治•凯亚莫阁下, 捷克共和国驻华大使佟福德阁下等在中国人民对外友好协会副会长李希奎等领导带领下前往河南省参访。22日，各国大使出席2023全球发明大会中国区全国总决赛开幕式。中国人民对外友好协会副会长李希奎、郑州市市长何雄出席并致辞。
July 21, 2023, President of Home and Abroad News Press Mrs. Wei Yan led the Ambassadors Club members, including Ambassador of Slovakia to China H.E. Mr. Peter Lizák, Ambassador of Moldova to China H.E. Mr. Dumitru Braghis, Ambassador of South Africa to China H.E. Mr. Siyabonga C. Cwele, Ambassador of Zimbabwe to China H.E. Mr. Martin Chedondo, Ambassador of Botswana to China H.E. Mr. Batlang Comma Serema, Ambassador of Somalia to China H.E. Mr. Awale Ali Kullane, Ambassador of Mauritius to China H.E. Mr. Alain Wong Yen Cheong, Ambassador of Namibia to China H.E. Mr. Elia G. Kaiyamo, Ambassador of Czech Republic to China H.E. Mr. Vladimir Tomsik, and Mr. Li Xikui, Vice Chairman of the Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries and Chairman of the China Friendship Foundation for and Peace and Development, visited Henan Province. July 22nd, Foreign Ambassadors attended the Opening Ceremony of National Finals of 2023 Invention Convention China. Mr. Li Xikui, Vice President of the Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries, and Mr. He Xiong, Mayor of Zhengzhou City, delivered speeches during the opening ceremony.
President Li Xikui said in his speech that holding the 2023 Invention Convention China National Finals is an important initiative to provide strong talent support for the comprehensive construction of a modern socialist country. We should shoulder the mission of the times, unswervingly implement the strategy of developing the country through science and education, and insist on educating people for the Party and the country; unswervingly cultivate innovative growth of Chinese young people, and use the popularization of science to educate innovative talents. We will contribute more Chinese wisdom and energy to the progress of science and technology in the world.
Mayor He Xiong said that young people are the future of the motherland, the hope of science, and the force of innovation. In recent years, Zhengzhou has taken the lead in building a national innovation highland, insisted on setting up platforms, building strong science basewith more talents, and formed a new pattern of science popularization in an all-rounded, multi-level and broad fields. The Invention Convention China National Finals is a fast developing and socially well-grounded educational activity for young people, and a friendly exchange platform with international influence. We look forward to the competition selecting invention works that represent the national level and participate in the world competition, so that the world can see the wonderful innovative aspirations of more Chinese children. We wish the participants to establish scientific spirits, cultivate innovative thinking, and strive to become a reserve team of science and technology talents with international competitiveness. Zhengzhou will wholeheartedly create the best conditions and environment and provide the best service for this National Finals to ensure a safe, wonderful and successful competition.
At the event, ambassadors witnessed smart garbage collection devices, self-powered sneakers, and visualized smart safety bicycles...... Many creative inventions full of whimsical ideas came from Chinese students aged between 6 and 18, covering a wide range of fields such as environmental protection, healthcare, education, and safety. These creative ideas originated from daily life and iterated from real social problems, fully demonstrating the youth's scientific and creative literacy and concern for social focus issues. China's intelligent youth won the praise of ambassadors from various countries.