|UTHM Shines at ITEX '09|
UTHM SHINES AT ITEX'09
Kuala Lumpur, 15 Mei 2009 - Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM) continues its excellence in research and innovation by winning 17 medals at the 20th International Invention, Innovation And Technology Exhibition 2009 (ITEX'09).
The competition organized by the Malaysian Invention & Design Society (MINDS), was held on 15 to 17 May 2009 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. ITEX'09 was officiated by Yang Berhormat Datuk Dr. Maximus Johnity Ongkili, Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation Malaysia. More than 600 research and innovation products by participants from various countries, such as Malaysia, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Iran, Croatia, Australia, Poland and Italy took part in the competition.
Even though faced with stiff competition from local and international participants, UTHM researches shone by winning 5 gold, 8 silver and 4 bronze medals. This proves that they are capable of doing quality research and can compete at international level.
UTHM participation in ITEX'09 has also given its researchers a big opportunity to commercialize their research products. Various parties from the industries and companies have visited UTHM booth to get further information on the products being exhibited. Many of them have given their comments and views on how to improve the functions and uses of the products to be more marketable.
Once again this big achievement has proven that UTHM researchers can produce research products that can meet the industry's demands and at the same time have high academic value.
Below is the list of medals won by UTHM:
|Last Updated ( Jumaat, 22 Januari 2010 )|