JAAS "Intellectual Property Cup", the mixed team event of badminton, which was co-organized by JAAS Trade Union and Intellectual Property Division, was held in JAAS Gym Center from September 13 to 14, 2011. 123 competitors of 22 teams from 20 departments participated in the event and the participation was unprecedented in JAAS sport history.
JAAS Vice President and Trade Union Chairman Yang Xinning awarded prizes to the winning eight teams. Director Chen Zhishi of the Intellectual Property Division declared the opening of the event and introduced JAAS achievements and further efforts in intellectual property. All the competitors were encouraged and at the same time realized the importance of intellectual property.
The event included men's single, women's single and men's double. It was divided into two stages, i.e., single cycle of 4 groups and single knockouts for 8 winning teams. The entire competition was wonderful and memorable. Directors of the departments and institutes took the lead; team members fought with energy and wisdom; the players were skilled and flexible; the judges watched with great attentiveness and the cheering squad were overwhelmed by excitement and enthusiasm. The harmonious and competitive atmosphere relaxed all the players.
After two days' fierce competition, Team 1 of the administrative sectors won the champion.