Dr. Phan Quoc Nguyen – representative of the World Intellectual Property and Innovation Association in Vietnam presented the gold medal to Mr. Dang Hoang Son (middle) – Photo: CH
On September 23, the Vietnam Creative Workers Association (VLCA) held a gold medal ceremony for Mr. Dang Hoang Son (50 years old, living in Vinh Long city, Vinh Long province).
Mr. Son went to school to repair motorcycles from the age of 14, then matured, skilled and passionate about creativity. He is also known for his invention of the fuel saver for the engine.
In June, 2021, in Malaysia, an international technology patent competition was organized by the World Association of Inventions and Intellectual Property (WLPO) in collaboration with Malaysia. Mr. Son’s invention of the fuel saver for the engine won the gold medal.
The product is unique, compact, lightweight, durable, cost-effective, reduces environmental pollution, increases machine capacity, and limits the harmful effects of climate change.
The organizer planned to award medals to inventors in Malaysia, but due to the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak, the awarding was delayed. The organizers authorized Dr. Phan Quoc Nguyen – representative of the World Intellectual Property and Innovation Association in Vietnam to present the gold medal to Mr. Son.
Mr. Do Quoc Khanh – Chairman of Vietnam Creative Workers Association (VLCA) – said that this is an innovative scientific product that has won prestigious international awards. This is an individual honor, the pride of Vinh Long province, and the Vietnam Association of Creative Workers.
He hoped that in the coming time, the creative spirit would be promoted and spread more and more throughout the association, many products affirming their position in the country and the world.
Dr. Phan Quoc Nguyen assessed Mr. Dang Hoang Son as a passionate and enthusiastic person with many creative ideas. This award is an important factor that brings investment opportunities to cooperate with domestic and foreign partners.
Son’s engine fuel economy has been researched for many years and patented by the National Office of Intellectual Property. This invention won the 3rd prize at the 4th Tran Dai Nghia technical innovation contest of Vinh Long province, and was awarded the Certificate of Creative Labor by the Vietnam Labor Federation.