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WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017

The 44th WorldSkills Competition took place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates in October 2017.

See worldskillsabudhabi2017.com for comprehensive information about the event.

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Results

WSC2017_OR_Albert_Vidal_Award.pdf
WSC2017_OR_Best_of_Nation.pdf
WSC2017_OR_Member_Comparison_by_Average_Medal_Points.pdf
WSC2017_OR_Member_Comparison_by_Average_Point_Score.pdf
WSC2017_OR_Member_Comparison_by_Member.pdf
WSC2017_OR_Member_Comparison_by_Total_Medal_Points.pdf
WSC2017_OR_Member_Comparison_by_Total_Point_Score.pdf
WSC2017_OR_all_skills_WorldSkills_Scale.pdf

3D Digital Game Art

  • Photo of Ng Jun Xuan

    Ng Jun Xuan

    Singapore
    Gold

  • Photo of EUNHO KIM

    EUNHO KIM

    Korea
    Silver

  • Photo of ZONGLIN ZHENG

    ZONGLIN ZHENG

    China
    Bronze


Aircraft Maintenance

  • Photo of Matias Korri

    Matias Korri

    Finland
    Gold

  • Photo of Jarrod Wood

    Jarrod Wood

    New Zealand
    Gold

  • Photo of YEONSEONG JEONG

    YEONSEONG JEONG

    Korea
    Bronze


Architectural Stonemasonry

  • Photo of Pablo Paulo

    Pablo Paulo

    Brazil
    Gold

  • Photo of Archie Stoke-Faiers

    Archie Stoke-Faiers

    United Kingdom
    Silver

  • Photo of Joseph COURTIN

    Joseph COURTIN

    France
    Bronze

  • Photo of Rafael Iakhin

    Rafael Iakhin

    Russia
    Bronze

  • Photo of SANGMIN LEE

    SANGMIN LEE

    Korea
    Bronze


Autobody Repair

  • Photo of Shanwei Yang

    Shanwei Yang

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Heiko Zumbrunn

    Heiko Zumbrunn

    Switzerland
    Silver

  • Photo of Andrew Gault

    Andrew Gault

    United Kingdom
    Bronze


Automobile Technology

  • Photo of MIN-HENG CHEN

    MIN-HENG CHEN

    Chinese Taipei
    Gold

  • Photo of Wenhao Yang

    Wenhao Yang

    China
    Silver

  • Photo of Yuya Shimohara

    Yuya Shimohara

    Japan
    Bronze

  • Photo of MUHAMMAD ASYRAFF YUSNI

    MUHAMMAD ASYRAFF YUSNI

    Malaysia
    Bronze


Bakery

  • Photo of Yezhao Cai

    Yezhao Cai

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Damien BESSON

    Damien BESSON

    France
    Gold

  • Photo of Ramona Bolliger

    Ramona Bolliger

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of CHI-WEI LI

    CHI-WEI LI

    Chinese Taipei
    Bronze


Beauty Therapy

  • Photo of Kaiya Swain

    Kaiya Swain

    United Kingdom
    Gold

  • Photo of Yingying Liang

    Yingying Liang

    China
    Silver

  • Photo of CHAEYOUNG SHIN

    CHAEYOUNG SHIN

    Korea
    Silver

  • Photo of Lily Campbell

    Lily Campbell

    Australia
    Bronze

  • Photo of Wai Yin Lau

    Wai Yin Lau

    Hong Kong, China
    Bronze


Bricklaying

  • Photo of Zhibin Liang

    Zhibin Liang

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Robert Gradl

    Robert Gradl

    Austria
    Gold

  • Photo of Trystan Sammut

    Trystan Sammut

    Australia
    Bronze


Cabinetmaking

  • Photo of CHIN-HAO CHENG

    CHIN-HAO CHENG

    Chinese Taipei
    Gold

  • Photo of Sven Bürki

    Sven Bürki

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of Fabio Serpa

    Fabio Serpa

    Brazil
    Bronze

  • Photo of Angus Bruce-Gardner

    Angus Bruce-Gardner

    United Kingdom
    Bronze


Car Painting

  • Photo of Yingcheng Jiang

    Yingcheng Jiang

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Daryl Head

    Daryl Head

    United Kingdom
    Silver

  • Photo of Maurus von Holzen

    Maurus von Holzen

    Switzerland
    Bronze

  • Photo of Jonas Heinze

    Jonas Heinze

    Germany
    Bronze

  • Photo of Enzo BARRAGATO

    Enzo BARRAGATO

    France
    Bronze


Carpentry

  • Photo of JAEYEON JANG

    JAEYEON JANG

    Korea
    Gold

  • Photo of Florian Nock

    Florian Nock

    Switzerland
    Silver

  • Photo of Moritz Mayr

    Moritz Mayr

    South Tyrol, Italy
    Silver

  • Photo of Ryan Grieger

    Ryan Grieger

    Australia
    Silver

  • Photo of Mario BEL

    Mario BEL

    France
    Silver


CNC Milling

  • Photo of Denghui Yang

    Denghui Yang

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Mitsuaki Kemmochi

    Mitsuaki Kemmochi

    Japan
    Silver

  • Photo of JEONGJUN YOON

    JEONGJUN YOON

    Korea
    Silver


CNC Turning

  • Photo of Mateus Moriel

    Mateus Moriel

    Brazil
    Gold

  • Photo of Zhimin Chen

    Zhimin Chen

    China
    Silver

  • Photo of GUMIN HEO

    GUMIN HEO

    Korea
    Bronze


Concrete Construction Work

  • Photo of David Wagner

    David Wagner

    Austria
    Gold

  • Photo of Alexander Tury

    Alexander Tury

    Austria
    Gold

  • Photo of Timo Schön

    Timo Schön

    Germany
    Silver

  • Photo of Medin Murati

    Medin Murati

    Germany
    Silver

  • Photo of Matheus Costa

    Matheus Costa

    Brazil
    Bronze

  • Photo of Matheus Santos

    Matheus Santos

    Brazil
    Bronze


Construction Metal Work

  • Photo of SEONGYONG CHO

    SEONGYONG CHO

    Korea
    Gold

  • Photo of Franz Kalss

    Franz Kalss

    Austria
    Silver

  • Photo of Michael Ferraz

    Michael Ferraz

    Brazil
    Silver


Cooking

  • Photo of Thomas Tutzer

    Thomas Tutzer

    South Tyrol, Italy
    Gold

  • Photo of Natcha Saengow

    Natcha Saengow

    Thailand
    Silver

  • Photo of Christian Jung Hoon Kleinert

    Christian Jung Hoon Kleinert

    Denmark
    Bronze

  • Photo of LAI JIA YI

    LAI JIA YI

    Malaysia
    Bronze

  • Photo of Christoph Fürnschuss

    Christoph Fürnschuss

    Austria
    Bronze


Electrical Installations

  • Photo of Beat Schranz

    Beat Schranz

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of Hui Dong

    Hui Dong

    China
    Silver

  • Photo of Hannes Innerbichler

    Hannes Innerbichler

    South Tyrol, Italy
    Bronze


Electronics

  • Photo of YU-CHIH TSAI

    YU-CHIH TSAI

    Chinese Taipei
    Gold

  • Photo of Jannic Schären

    Jannic Schären

    Switzerland
    Silver

  • Photo of INBEOM SHIN

    INBEOM SHIN

    Korea
    Silver


Fashion Technology

  • Photo of Ping Hu

    Ping Hu

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Rhany Moreira

    Rhany Moreira

    Brazil
    Silver

  • Photo of ZI-JIN LI

    ZI-JIN LI

    Chinese Taipei
    Bronze


Floristry

  • Photo of Shenhan Pan

    Shenhan Pan

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of GUNHO LEE

    GUNHO LEE

    Korea
    Silver

  • Photo of Nolwenn PITTET

    Nolwenn PITTET

    France
    Silver


Freight Forwarding

  • Photo of Gleb Shmonin

    Gleb Shmonin

    Russia
    Gold

  • Photo of Wen Xin Olivia Low

    Wen Xin Olivia Low

    Singapore
    Gold

  • Photo of Sarah Ruckenstuhl

    Sarah Ruckenstuhl

    Austria
    Bronze


Graphic Design Technology

  • Photo of YU-ZHEN HUANG

    YU-ZHEN HUANG

    Chinese Taipei
    Gold

  • Photo of Yuezhi Fang

    Yuezhi Fang

    China
    Silver

  • Photo of Deborah Psenner

    Deborah Psenner

    South Tyrol, Italy
    Bronze


Hairdressing

  • Photo of Mathieu LEGER

    Mathieu LEGER

    France
    Gold

  • Photo of Taiju Koivula

    Taiju Koivula

    Finland
    Silver

  • Photo of Egor Kostikov

    Egor Kostikov

    Russia
    Silver


Health and Social Care

  • Photo of Sofia Sundqvist

    Sofia Sundqvist

    Finland
    Gold

  • Photo of Irina Tuor

    Irina Tuor

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of Fazira Zulkifli

    Fazira Zulkifli

    Singapore
    Bronze


Heavy Vehicle Maintenance

  • Photo of Adrian Krähenbühl

    Adrian Krähenbühl

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of Nikolai Larionov

    Nikolai Larionov

    Russia
    Silver

  • Photo of Søren Lykke Døssing

    Søren Lykke Døssing

    Denmark
    Bronze


Industrial Control

  • Photo of Qiang Yuan

    Qiang Yuan

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Simon Furrer

    Simon Furrer

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of Lucas Santos

    Lucas Santos

    Brazil
    Gold


Industrial Mechanic Millwright

  • Photo of Biao Song

    Biao Song

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Kennedy Yamashita

    Kennedy Yamashita

    Brazil
    Silver

  • Photo of Bradley Ingham

    Bradley Ingham

    Australia
    Silver


Information Network Cabling

  • Photo of Jiawei Liang

    Jiawei Liang

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Yoshiaki Shimizu

    Yoshiaki Shimizu

    Japan
    Gold

  • Photo of JAEYOUNG BAEK

    JAEYOUNG BAEK

    Korea
    Bronze

  • Photo of Kai Hao Andrew Tan

    Kai Hao Andrew Tan

    Singapore
    Bronze


IT Network Systems Administration

  • Photo of SUNGWON YUN

    SUNGWON YUN

    Korea
    Gold

  • Photo of Leonid Shmakov

    Leonid Shmakov

    Russia
    Gold

  • Photo of Wei Xiao

    Wei Xiao

    China
    Bronze

  • Photo of Akos Varga

    Akos Varga

    Hungary
    Bronze

  • Photo of Patrick Taibel

    Patrick Taibel

    Austria
    Bronze

  • Photo of Ryoichi Satoyama

    Ryoichi Satoyama

    Japan
    Bronze

  • Photo of Kangli Li

    Kangli Li

    Singapore
    Bronze


IT Software Solutions for Business

  • Photo of Anna Derbeneva

    Anna Derbeneva

    Russia
    Gold

  • Photo of Manuel Allenspach

    Manuel Allenspach

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of Jonas Wanke

    Jonas Wanke

    Germany
    Bronze

  • Photo of Run Du

    Run Du

    China
    Bronze

  • Photo of Tran Nguyen Ba Phuoc

    Tran Nguyen Ba Phuoc

    Vietnam
    Bronze


Jewellery

  • Photo of Nikita Stepin

    Nikita Stepin

    Russia
    Gold

  • Photo of Andrei Chiesa

    Andrei Chiesa

    Brazil
    Silver

  • Photo of JING-FANG LIN

    JING-FANG LIN

    Chinese Taipei
    Bronze

  • Photo of Fan Hu

    Fan Hu

    China
    Bronze

  • Photo of Jeanne-Marie GIVELET

    Jeanne-Marie GIVELET

    France
    Bronze


Joinery

  • Photo of Anthony CHATELAIN

    Anthony CHATELAIN

    France
    Gold

  • Photo of KYEOM JIN CHO

    KYEOM JIN CHO

    Korea
    Gold

  • Photo of Fabio Holenstein

    Fabio Holenstein

    Switzerland
    Bronze

  • Photo of Rui Neto

    Rui Neto

    Brazil
    Bronze


Landscape Gardening

  • Photo of Hannes Kofler

    Hannes Kofler

    South Tyrol, Italy
    Gold

  • Photo of Toni Mittermair

    Toni Mittermair

    South Tyrol, Italy
    Gold

  • Photo of Nils Bucher

    Nils Bucher

    Switzerland
    Silver

  • Photo of Benjamin Räber

    Benjamin Räber

    Switzerland
    Silver

  • Photo of Mairold Mänd

    Mairold Mänd

    Estonia
    Bronze

  • Photo of Erik Rüütel

    Erik Rüütel

    Estonia
    Bronze

  • Photo of Shiyang Wang

    Shiyang Wang

    China
    Bronze

  • Photo of Wei Sun

    Wei Sun

    China
    Bronze


Manufacturing Team Challenge

  • Photo of Taku Mogami

    Taku Mogami

    Japan
    Gold

  • Photo of Yuhei Ueno

    Yuhei Ueno

    Japan
    Gold

  • Photo of Tomohiro Aso

    Tomohiro Aso

    Japan
    Gold

  • Photo of Mateus Gomes

    Mateus Gomes

    Brazil
    Gold

  • Photo of Willon Santos

    Willon Santos

    Brazil
    Gold

  • Photo of Thiago Lima

    Thiago Lima

    Brazil
    Gold

  • Photo of Yunan Gao

    Yunan Gao

    China
    Bronze

  • Photo of Peitong Liu

    Peitong Liu

    China
    Bronze

  • Photo of Zhiyuan Zhan

    Zhiyuan Zhan

    China
    Bronze

  • Photo of DOHUN KWAK

    DOHUN KWAK

    Korea
    Bronze

  • Photo of SANGMIN LEE

    SANGMIN LEE

    Korea
    Bronze

  • Photo of SURAK KIM

    SURAK KIM

    Korea
    Bronze


Mechanical Engineering CAD

  • Photo of JAEEUN SEO

    JAEEUN SEO

    Korea
    Gold

  • Photo of Kévin Nascimento

    Kévin Nascimento

    Brazil
    Silver

  • Photo of Qijia Chen

    Qijia Chen

    China
    Silver


Mechatronics

  • Photo of Lucas Tochetto

    Lucas Tochetto

    Brazil
    Gold

  • Photo of Gustavo Andreola

    Gustavo Andreola

    Brazil
    Gold

  • Photo of Yizhen Deng

    Yizhen Deng

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Zijin Ye

    Zijin Ye

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Kenta Sato

    Kenta Sato

    Japan
    Gold

  • Photo of Shoma Okano

    Shoma Okano

    Japan
    Gold

  • Photo of Fabien Gyger

    Fabien Gyger

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of Cédric Achermann

    Cédric Achermann

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of Theodor Willert

    Theodor Willert

    Canada
    Bronze

  • Photo of Avery Bird

    Avery Bird

    Canada
    Bronze

  • Photo of CHIA-CHEN TSAI

    CHIA-CHEN TSAI

    Chinese Taipei
    Bronze

  • Photo of YU-CHENG CHIAO

    YU-CHENG CHIAO

    Chinese Taipei
    Bronze


Mobile Robotics

  • Photo of MINHYEONG HWANG

    MINHYEONG HWANG

    Korea
    Gold

  • Photo of JUHYUK HWANG

    JUHYUK HWANG

    Korea
    Gold

  • Photo of Andrei Diubanov

    Andrei Diubanov

    Russia
    Silver

  • Photo of Pavel Fadeev

    Pavel Fadeev

    Russia
    Silver

  • Photo of BINBIN YE

    BINBIN YE

    China
    Bronze

  • Photo of Zaorong Liang

    Zaorong Liang

    China
    Bronze

  • Photo of Shuji Kokune

    Shuji Kokune

    Japan
    Bronze

  • Photo of Ryota Yamamoto

    Ryota Yamamoto

    Japan
    Bronze


Painting and Decorating

  • Photo of Sebastian Gruber

    Sebastian Gruber

    Austria
    Gold

  • Photo of Sandra Lüthi

    Sandra Lüthi

    Switzerland
    Silver

  • Photo of Justine BOSSARD

    Justine BOSSARD

    France
    Bronze


Pâtisserie and Confectionery

  • Photo of Emeliina Papinniemi

    Emeliina Papinniemi

    Finland
    Gold

  • Photo of Magdalena Halbmayr

    Magdalena Halbmayr

    Austria
    Silver

  • Photo of Louis AGNELLET

    Louis AGNELLET

    France
    Silver

  • Photo of Mohit Dudeja

    Mohit Dudeja

    India
    Silver


Plastering and Drywall Systems

  • Photo of Alexis GUIMONT

    Alexis GUIMONT

    France
    Gold

  • Photo of Raffael Beck

    Raffael Beck

    Principality of Liechtenstein
    Gold

  • Photo of SUHYEON KIM

    SUHYEON KIM

    Korea
    Bronze


Plastic Die Engineering

  • Photo of Zhang Zhibin

    Zhang Zhibin

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of NARAE KIM

    NARAE KIM

    Korea
    Silver

  • Photo of Hayato Miyasaka

    Hayato Miyasaka

    Japan
    Bronze


Plumbing and Heating

  • Photo of Armin Taxer

    Armin Taxer

    Austria
    Gold

  • Photo of Marcel Wyss

    Marcel Wyss

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of HYEONGWOOK KIM

    HYEONGWOOK KIM

    Korea
    Bronze

  • Photo of Björn Landin

    Björn Landin

    Sweden
    Bronze

  • Photo of Nima Hosseinpoursaloukolaei

    Nima Hosseinpoursaloukolaei

    Iran
    Bronze

  • Photo of Daniel Martins

    Daniel Martins

    United Kingdom
    Bronze


Polymechanics and Automation

  • Photo of Bruno Gruner

    Bruno Gruner

    Brazil
    Gold

  • Photo of Marco Michel

    Marco Michel

    Switzerland
    Silver

  • Photo of Peiqiang Tang

    Peiqiang Tang

    China
    Silver


Print Media Technology

  • Photo of Murilo Silva

    Murilo Silva

    Brazil
    Gold

  • Photo of Jérémy KOOTZ

    Jérémy KOOTZ

    France
    Gold

  • Photo of Janine Bigler

    Janine Bigler

    Switzerland
    Bronze


Prototype Modelling

  • Photo of Fengjie Huang

    Fengjie Huang

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of HYUNWOOK JEONG

    HYUNWOOK JEONG

    Korea
    Silver

  • Photo of Kiran Kiran

    Kiran Kiran

    India
    Bronze

  • Photo of Rizki Dwi Afrianto

    Rizki Dwi Afrianto

    Indonesia
    Silver


Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

  • Photo of SEUNGWOO CHAE

    SEUNGWOO CHAE

    Korea
    Gold

  • Photo of Vadim Poliakov

    Vadim Poliakov

    Russia
    Gold

  • Photo of Zhiqing Wu

    Zhiqing Wu

    China
    Bronze


Restaurant Service

  • Photo of Tatjana Caviezel

    Tatjana Caviezel

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of Andre Gilitasha

    Andre Gilitasha

    Indonesia
    Silver

  • Photo of YONG-CHI YANG

    YONG-CHI YANG

    Chinese Taipei
    Silver

  • Photo of Monika Pöllabauer

    Monika Pöllabauer

    Austria
    Bronze


Visual Merchandising

  • Photo of Pien Hoveling

    Pien Hoveling

    Netherlands
    Gold

  • Photo of Umar Nurshinov

    Umar Nurshinov

    Russia
    Silver

  • Photo of Catherine Abbott

    Catherine Abbott

    United Kingdom
    Silver


Wall and Floor Tiling

  • Photo of Zhaoju Cui

    Zhaoju Cui

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Andreas Stiegler

    Andreas Stiegler

    Austria
    Silver

  • Photo of JEONGSEOP KIM

    JEONGSEOP KIM

    Korea
    Bronze


Web Design and Development

  • Photo of DONGWOOK HUH

    DONGWOOK HUH

    Korea
    Gold

  • Photo of Konstantin Larin

    Konstantin Larin

    Russia
    Gold

  • Photo of Emil von Wattenwyl

    Emil von Wattenwyl

    Switzerland
    Gold

  • Photo of Hok Kin Fong

    Hok Kin Fong

    Macao, China
    Gold


Welding

  • Photo of Xianhai Ning

    Xianhai Ning

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of YEONGJU PARK

    YEONGJU PARK

    Korea
    Silver

  • Photo of Junya Kasagi

    Junya Kasagi

    Japan
    Silver

  • Photo of JIAN-HONG LIN

    JIAN-HONG LIN

    Chinese Taipei
    Bronze



Photo highlights

Photos from this event are available on Flickr.

 


Videos

 


Final Report

WSC2017_Final_Report.pdf