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  PRESS INVITATION: NICE 2017 - COVERAGE ON MTDC PRODUCTS & SERVICES AT WELLNESS & TECHNOLOGY CLUSTER

Wednesday 11/10/2017

Members of the media are cordially invited to cover the MTDC Products and Services at NICE 2017.

The details of the event are as follows:

Day/Date : Thursday 12 October 2017

Time : 12.30 pm – 1.00 pm (Minister’s walkabout)

Venue : Technology Park Malaysia, Bukit Jalil


Please be informed that MTDC will be participating in the following cluster to showcase a range of products from MTDC Fund Recipient Companies.

1. Wellness Cluster (W09) – 15 companies

2. Technology Cluster (C1 & C2) – 3 companies

The objective of the showcase is to share the funding opportunities for Commercialisation of R&D Fund (CRDF), Technology Acquisition Fund (TAF), Business Start-up Fund (BSF), Business Growth Fund (BGF), Business Expansion Fund (BEF) and the latest, Halal Technology Development Fund (Halal Fund) to assist companies and entrepreneurs at different level of business undertakings as well as to introduce MTDC’s available products and services (AVAS, Technology Centre & SYMBIOSIS).

The exhibition will involve technology based entrepreneurs which have received MTDC assistance to commercialise the products.

About MTDC

MTDC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Khazanah Nasional Berhad and has been the key player in commercialisation and management of government funding since the 7th Malaysia Plan.

The company was set-up in 1992 to promote the adoption of technologies by local companies via commercialisation of local R&D or acquisition of foreign technologies. Since then, MTDC has been a key player in commercialisation and management of Government funds. Currently, MTDC manages six funds amounting to RM 1.8 billion, specifically the Commercialisation of R&D Fund (CRDF), Technology Acquisition Fund (TAF), Hala Fund,Business Start-Up Fund (BSF), Business Growth Fund (BGF) and Business Expansion Fund (BEF).

Besides fund management, MTDC also provides an integrated support services for technopreneurs which includes advisory services such as mentoring, soft-landing, branding, fund raising, international collaboration and networking. MTDC’s commercialisation ecosystem has provided funding and assistance to over 500 technology-based companies that are involved in a wide range of activities ranging from the agricultural sector to ICT.

In the 9th Malaysia Plan (9MP) and 10th Malaysia Plan (10MP) alone, companies that were recipients of MTDC’s Commercialisation of Research and Development Fund (CRDF) and Technology Acquisition Fund (TAF) generated a total of RM1.974 billion in sales and contributed towards the creation of 5,261 new jobs and a total of 465 Intellectual Property Rights were filed.


You are cordially invited to send a reporter and photographer/cameraman to cover the event.

SOURCE : Malaysian Technology Development Corporation

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
Name : Alvirah Mohd Natt, Vice President, Communications Department
Tel : 017 212 2802
Email : alvirah@mtdc.com.my

Name : Abdul Hafiz Mohamed, Assistant Vice President, Communications Department
Tel : 019 266 7149
Email : abdul.hafiz@mtdc.com.my


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