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UTM Shine at MTE 2024: Securing 3 Gold Medals, 3 Silver Medals, and Special Award

KUALA LUMPUR, 24th Feb. – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) has once again demonstrated its innovative capabilities at the Malaysia Technology Expo (MTE) 2024, held from February 22 to 24 at the World Trade Center (WTC), Kuala Lumpur. UTM showcased six innovative solutions and received recognition and accolades for each one. This marks a significant milestone for the university, as it continues to live up to its tagline, “Innovating Solutions.”

The event, known as the MTE 2024, is famous for promoting and recognizing technological advancements and innovative solutions. People from different parts of the world participated in this event as participants or visitors. Many innovations were showcased during the event, but the contributions of UTM were the most remarkable. Their contributions highlighted the institution’s commitment to innovation and research while remaining true to its mission to go global.

The following innovations from UTM captured the attention of judges and visitors:

Title of Innovation: Child Presence Detection (CPD) Dummy With Embedded Artificial Respiratory System
Award Category: Industrial and Product Design, Web Interface Design & Printing Technology
Team Leader Name: Assoc. Prof. Ir. Ts. Dr. Nurulakmar bin Abu Husain
Result: GOLD (Special Award From Eurobusiness HALLER Poland)

Title of Innovation: Oil2Wang – Smart IoT Used Cooking Oil Collection Kiosk
Award Category: Protection of the Environment Water, Wastewater, Sanitation
Team Leader Name: Ts ChM. Dr. Faizuan Abdullah
Result: GOLD (Special Award From Japan Intellectual Property Association)

Title of Innovation: Structural Dynamic Monitoring For Ageing Offshore Platforms
Award Category: Energy & Green Technology
Team Leader Name: Assoc. Prof. Ir. Ts. Dr. Mohd Khairi Abu Husain
Result: GOLD

Title of Innovation: CeraVap: Ceramic Membrane that Can Boil Water at Room Temperature and Without External Heater
Award Category: Protection of the Environment Water, Wastewater, and Sanitation
Team Leader Name: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mukhlis A Rahman
Result: SILVER

Title of Innovation: Factor VII Biodegradable Cardiac Patch
Award Category: Healthcare, Personal Care Technology, Biotechnology and Life Sciences
Team Leader Name: Dr. Syafiqah Saidin
Result: SILVER

Title of Innovation: CNP – Andrographolide Metabolic Booster
Award Category: Healthcare, Personal Care Technology, Biotechnology and Life Sciences
Team Leader Name: Assoc. Prof. Ir. Ts. Dr. Rosnani binti Hasham
Result: SILVER

Everyone at MTE 2024 is deeply grateful for the recognition received. The recognition showcases the dedication and creativity of our researchers and reinforces our commitment to advancing society through innovation.

UTM’s success at MTE 2024 not only highlights the institution’s leadership in technological innovation but also reaffirms Malaysia’s global position in innovation. Initiatives such as MTE foster innovation and collaboration among academia, industry, and the broader community, aligning with UTM’s mission to go global and enhance the visibility of local R&D.

For more information about UTM’s innovations and R&D, please visit http://www.research.utm.my

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