Moldex3D Global Innovation Talent Award 2020

  • Date:Jan 01, 2020 - Jul 31, 2020
  • Location: Online

Share Your Journey With Smart Molding!

As a part of Smart Manufacturing, smart molding has become the holy grail that every manufacturer is chasing after. The path to smart molding is full of challenges and difficulties, yet it does not stop us from taking this journey together! In GITA 2020, the 6th Moldex3D Global Innovation Talent Award, we call for cases suit to the theme, “My Journey to Smart Molding”. Let’s record the journey of chasing Smart Molding together!

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Ideas to Get Started

  • Provide comparison between molding simulation and the real molding practice.
  • Use simulation to solve complex injection molding problems.
  • Utilize on-site molding conditions to run simulation.

About Moldex3D Global Innovation Talent Award
The Moldex3D Global Innovation Talent Award is a CAE simulation application contest open to worldwide students and enterprises. The purpose of the Contest is to showcase and recognize innovative practices using Moldex3D solutions.


Happy 25th Anniversary

GITA 2020 coincides with the 25th anniversary of CoreTech System. To celebrate, we’ve raised the amount of winner prizing! The best submissions can win up to 6,000 USD and go to the Moldex3D Technology Conference (MTC) 2021 in Spain to accept the honor.

The winners and all accepted submissions will be recognized through Moldex3D’s website, social media channels, and other various of media channels. The winners and the top scoring entrants will receive world-wide media exposure. No Purchase Necessary.

First Prize
$6,000 USD
Second Prize
$4,000 USD
Third Prize
$2,000 USD
Special Prize
$800 USD

*Each category (listed below) has its own first prize, second prize, and third prize.
*The special prizes will be selected from two categories on the basis of scoring results.
*CoreTech System will provide two-nights’ accommodation, a twin bedroom per team, in Spain and the tickets of MTC 2021 for the winners.
*Cash prize and accommodations are awarded on a team basis.
*Affected by COVID-19, MTC 2020 is cancelled. All winner benefits regard to MTC 2020 will change into MTC 2021.

Key Dates
June 20, 2020 Complete Online Registration and Submit Project Descriptions
July 31, 2020 Submit Project Report and Signed Permission Form
Late October in 2020 Winners Announced



The contest has two categories:

  • Business Category
  • Student Category
Entry Requirements

Each entry must include the following:

1. Project Descriptions (Template)
2. Project Report (Template*Example of Project Report : Affordable High Precision Injection Molded Progressive Addition Lenses
3. Permission to Publish (Download)
OPTIONAL: Entrants are encouraged to submit CAD model(s), Part geometry (.stl or .step) and/or Mesh files (.3dm or .mdg files) for extra credit.


  • Entries must be sent by email to and received no later than 11:59 p.m. EST, on Friday, July 31, 2020.
  • If the entry is too large to send by email, upload it to Google Drive or another cloud storage and provide the download link to
  • Incomplete entries will not be considered.
  • Only entries in English or Chinese will be accepted.
  • All submissions must use predominantly Moldex3D Solutions and showcase the benefits/ values of Moldex3D.
Evaluation Criteria

Entries will be reviewed by a judging panel consisting of top directors and executives from CoreTech System based on the following criteria. Entrants are encouraged to submit CAD model(s), Part geometry (.stl or .step) and/or Mesh files (.3dm or .mdg files) for extra credit.

Feasibility of Project 40%
Effective Use of Moldex3D Solutions 30%
Innovation 20%
Documentation 10%
CAD Models (Extra Points) Extra Points
Contest Rules
  • All Entries must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. EST, Friday, July 31, 2020.
  • All Entries and materials submitted to the Contest are considered public and will be used for marketing purposes. Entrants should ensure that their contest materials do not contain confidential or proprietary information.
  • Entrants must be currently enrolled/employed.
  • Entrants may participate individually or may form a team consisting of up to four (4) persons. Entrants cannot be members of more than one team.
  • CoreTech System Co., Ltd. reserves the right to adjust, postpone, cancel or extend the contest dates and prize as deemed necessary.
  • Contest rules and regulations are subject to change at the sole discretion of CoreTech System Co., Ltd.
  • Read the full Contest Rules and Regulations

Past Winners

20132015 2016 2018 

2018 Moldex3D Global Innovation Talent Award- Winners of Company Category


Company Category<br /> First Prize

Pegatron Corporation

Integration of Moldex3D and ANSYS for Insert Molding Analysis of a Tablet Bottom Base Case Cover

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Company Category<br /> Second Prize


Optimization of the Gas-assisted Injection Molding of a Fiber Reinforced Designer Chair Using Moldex3D and Ultrasim®

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Company Category<br /> Third Prize

Free-Free Industrial Corp. (Felli)

Using Mold Filling Analysis to Improve Corner Effects Caused by Valve Gate Hot Runner Systems

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2018 Moldex3D Global Innovation Talent Award- Winners of Student Category


Student Category<br /> First Prize

Slovak University of Technology- Faculty of Materials Science and Technology

Redesign of Injection Mould Cavity based on Reverse Warpage Profile

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Student Category<br /> Second Prize

National Tsing Hua University

Validation of PVC Sandwich-Structured Composite VARTM Process with Moldex3D RTM Simulation

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Student Category<br /> Third Prize

Ming Chi University of Technology

Optimization of Conformal Cooling Channels for Rapid Tooling Using Moldex3D

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