INNOVATION COMPETITION (7TH CiE TVET 2017) is a competition that highlights research products and promotes research culture and innovation among participants from local and foreign institutions of higher educations.

This competition provides links between institution of higher educations and industries to share their innovated products and creative ideas that can be commercialized. It involves various categories such as products, teaching and learning as well as LED based games.

 

OBJECTIVES

  • To create public interest for ideas and creativity in innovation
  • To provide platform for public participation in innovation exhibition and competition
  • To inculcate sharing of knowledge and experience in respective fields among the innovators.
  • To award excellent innovators as recognition for their ingenuity and participation efforts.

 

CATEGORIES

1) Products

The development of new products, changes in design of established products, or use of new materials or components in the manufacture of established products.

Numerous examples of product innovation include introducing new products, enhanced quality and improving its overall performance. Product innovation, alongside cost-cutting innovation and process innovation are included. Thus product innovation which aims at developing a new product, or incremental innovation which aims at improving existing products.

 

2) Teaching and Learning

Aiming for the maximum impact on students learning capabilities, any innovation in teaching and learning in TVET using contemporary information technology platforms. Be with us seeking to provide the best proven methods for our students and staff in order to create learning environments that fully support delivery of our courses.

 

3) Toys with LED

Let bring smile to children by using any innovative way to design and innovate any item so it can be used to bring joys to young children. Let them play and at a same time explore their new world.

The only rule any inventor must comply is, the cost for developing this toy must be below RM 50.

 

AWARDS

Gold Medal + Certificate

Silver Medal + Certificate

Bronze Medal + Certificate

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Participants may be individual or team.
  • A team may consist of 2-3 person.
  • Synopsis of the innovation should be emailed to muzimah@pkb.edu.my.