Month: December 2015

Visit by Delegation from Universitas Mahasaraswati, Bali, Indonesia to Center for Innovative Planning and Development, Faculty of Built Environment, UTM

Johor Bahru, 19 December 2015 – A delegation from Universitas Mahasaraswati, Bali, Indonesia led by President of the University (Rector) Dr. Drs. I Made Sukamerta, M.Pd visited the Center for Innovative Planning and Development (CiPD), and the Department of Urban and Regional Planning (DURP), Faculty of Built Environment (FAB), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Johor Bahru. The …

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UTM Develops Online System for Managing Intellectual Property, Innovation and Commercialisation

JOHOR BAHRU, 15 December 2015 – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) has developed a system known as the Innovation and Commercialisation System or INNOCOMMS for the purpose of intellectual property, innovation and commercialization management. This system was developed by the Industrial Commercialization Centre (ICC) in collaboration with the Centre for Information and Communication Technology (CICT) UTM. …

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‘Economic Outlook: The Way Forward for Malaysia’ Talk an Eye-Opener

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 17, 2015 – A public lecture entitled ‘Economic Outlook: The Way Forward for Malaysia’ was conducted by YB Senator Dato’ Sri Abdul Wahid bin Omar, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department at Dewan Jumaah, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Kuala Lumpur this morning. The public lecture was jointly organized by the UTM International Business …

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UTM Wins First Place in the Financial Management Category at the Public Sector Innovation Award (AISA) 2015

PUTRAJAYA, 16 December 2015 – UTM was crowned champion in the Financial Management Category at the Public Sector Innovation Award (AISA) 2015. The win enabled UTM to bring home a cash prize of RM150,000.00. The award was presented by Tan Sri Dr Ali bin Hamsa, Chief Secretary to the Government of Malaysia. To receive the …

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UTM Designed Concrete Reefs Anchored in Mersing Waters

MERSING, 21 November 2015 – A total of 12 concrete reefs developed by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) researchers were successfully anchored in the waters of Air Papan. The concrete reefs were a result of a three-year research by Dr. Alice Sabrina Ismail from the Faculty of Built Environment with the collaboration from the South East Asian …

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UTM-Cambridge University Collaborate in Renewable Energy Research

JOHOR BAHRU, 14 December 2015 – A Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) has been signed between Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and the University of Cambridge from the United Kingdom (UK) to enable both parties to collaborate in research focusing on producing gas from waste recyclable materials. The Memorandum was signed by the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research …

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UTM Made an Indelible Impression at COP21 Paris 2015

Paris, 12 December 2015 – COP21 unites the world together to combat climate change. All have worked hard to realise this significant event, which facilitates the sharing of ideas in addressing climate change, promoting green economy and learning about sustainable solutions for a better world. UTM as a premier engineering university in Malaysia has also …

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UTM Vice-Chancellor and the Minister of Higher Education on a Work Visit to Japan

  The UTM Vice-Chancellor is currently accompanying YB Dato’ Seri Idris bin Jusoh, the Minister of Higher Education, on a work visit to Japan, commencing December 13 until December 18, 2015. The 5-day visit aims to strengthen relations between the Malaysia Ministry of Higher Education and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Youth, Science and …

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UTM Low Carbon Asia Research Centre – Japan Partnership Grows from Strength to Strength

UTM Low Carbon Asia Research Centre aims  to  bring innovative  science  and  technology  solutions to promote sustainable urban futures to the Asian region,  specifically  in  the  subject  area  of climate  change mitigation. Towards this endeavor, the centre has developed strong collaboration with several like-minded organisations in Japan, which has resulted in the centre gaining in …

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UTM MaGIC-X Inventors Recognised at the World Inventor Award Festival 2015

SEOUL, KOREA , 13 December 2015  – Two UTM inventors, Associate Professor Dr Mohd Shahrizal Sunar and Associate Professor Dr Mohd Shafry Mohd Rahim from the Faculty of Computing have received the  World Inventor Order of Merit in Advertising Award at the World Inventor Award Festival (WIAF), with their product Simple Unified Augmented Reality (sunAR). …

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ICRIIS ’15 Jointly Organised by UTM-ISSIRG-MyAIS a Resounding Success

Melaka, 9th December 2015 – Building on the rapid and continuous growth of ICT, the Information & Service Systems Innovation Research Group (ISSIRG) and Information Systems Department of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) in collaboration with the Malaysia Association for Information Systems Chapter (MyAIS) have jointly organised the 4th International Conference on Research and Innovation in …

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