A file picture of Ahmad Abdullah Majan Image Credit: WAM

DUBAI: Emirati inventor Ahmad Abdullah Majan has won the gold medal for his smart bicycle chair at the Hong Kong International Invention and Design Competition.

The event was hosted by the Chinese Innovation and Invention Society from 1st to 3rd December 2016 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Majan dedicated his outstanding achievement to President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and government and people of the UAE.

He said he was proud to represent the UAE in international technology, design and inventions exhibitions.

A variety of commercial designs and services were showcased in this platform, helping enterprises enhance their competitiveness through creativity and technology and broadening their business opportunities.

In last August, Majan secured five medals - three gold and two silver for his five inventions at the International Invention Innovation Competition, iCAN 2016, in Toronto, Canada. Majan’s three gold medals were for his inventions of ‘Smart Sport Helmet’, ‘Smart Saddle’ and ‘Solar-Powered Animal Tracking System’. His two silver medals were awarded for his ‘Solar-Powered Bicycle Tracking System’ and ‘Smart Elderly Crutch’.