The Malaysian Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation will restructure two agencies into an entity aimed at accelerating commercialisation of tech and innovation.
Introduces a collaborative network aimed at creating and nurturing a conducive innovation ecosystem
NTIS a testbed to support disruptive technologies, help nation solve key challenges Cross-ministry engagement to ensure government procurement prioritises local tech
The SIM Grant, which is part of the Malaysian government’s PENJANA economic recovery plan, has disbursed its first funds to five SEs in the country.
E-Nation 2020: Building nations in a post-Covid world requires tech, government, education, and empathy
At a panel titled “Reflect, Reset and Reform – Thriving in the New World”, speakers from Malaysia, France and the UK reflect on nation building following a crisis, and the roles in which education, government and technology plays in progress
Goal is to fast track positive impact & growth of Social Enterprises Priority for innovative solutions in five impact areas ex. food security
Malaysia’s Science and Technology ministry & Communications and Multimedia ministry drive Digital Economy Task Force
Ministers co-chair first meeting, goal to stimulate economic growth 15 high impact programmes discussed, with startup involvement key
NTIS to address immediate & long-term economic needs through innovation Four types of funding schemes available with max allocation of US$3.5mil
Futurise welcomes complementary NTIS initiative to further invigorate Malaysia’s Economic Recovery Plan
Tech, innovation, regulatory & commercial aspects in shaping recovery Work together with Mosti on encouraging innovation & new inspiration
Cradle’s US$6.1mil grant eagerly awaited & deep tech programs from MaGIC Ecosystem players urge for focus on Recovery phase as well, offer to assist