Techno Challenge Hunt is a specially designed activity for the participants to learn and receive information on MTDC products and services in a challenging way.
The audio and visual will be the main medium for the participants to answer all the clues as well as direct interaction with the assigned MTDC officers. Participants will be exposed to the information in the MTDC website and social media pages. This activity is opened to the public, companies and organisations.
At the end of the session, participants will be able to learn and understand on the following information:
MTDC Corporate Information
MTDC Products and Services
Information on the MTDC Funding program and the ecosystem
Information on MTDC funding program, the companies and partners in its ecosystem
The Mini Business Accelerator@Road2Growth or MBA@R2G for short, is an accelerator programme that is conducted in conjunction with the MTDC Road2Growth 2019 programme. MBA@R2G is to identify innovations and projects that are ready for commercialisation; from the local Institutes of Higher Learning (IHL) and SMEs.
The event consists of a one-day workshop on Business Model Canvas and pitching technique; and a half-day pitching competition. The pitching competition is divided into two categories, i.e. for:
i) Founding teams from local IHLs; and
Teams and companies that have attended the one-day workshop will be eligible to enter the pitching competition. The juries are looking for projects/products that are innovative, practical and have great commercial potential. The top team/company will win RM3,000.00 in cash.
Winners from the regional MTDC Road2Growth programmes are eligible to enter the Grand Finale of the pitching competition which will be held in October 2019. The grand prize winner of each category will receive RM15,000.00 product development grant.
The Organiser reserves the right to change the Date, venue or to cancel the Event at any time without prior notice to the Participant, in which case the Organiser will make effort to inform the Participant prior to the Date.
Mini Technology Transfer & Commercialisation Workshop - Details
Mini Technology Transfer & Commercialisation Workshop is a learning platform designed by MTDC to provide a basic understanding of technopreneurship to researchers/ academia / Technology Transfer Office (TTO) Personnel, especially in identifying the opportunity and to help with the understanding in the initial creation of a business venture. This workshop is a crash course version to MTDC’s 5-Day commercialisation workshop which is organised around real-life situations and examples of MTDC Commercialisation projects.
During this 1.5-day Workshop, the participants will :
Get an overview on the basic concepts and processes of technology transfer & commercialisation
Practise using various business analysis tools
Learn the 4Ps of Marketing
Learn how to pitch your R&D using commercial jargons