Sarawak Invention Innovation & Design Expo 2017
SIIDEx 2017 is an initiative undertaken by Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Sarawak Branch in collaboration with the Sarawak State Government, Workforce Department Unit (WDU), Tabung Ekonomi Gagasan Bumiputera Sarawak (TEGAS) and supported by the Sarawak Education Department. Its goal is to nurture and promulgate the innovation culture in Sarawak generally and school children in particular.
This expo-cum competition provides the springboard for school children, academicians, non-academicians, undergraduates as well as postgraduates from public and private institutions of higher learning, government and private agencies, and individuals in Sarawak to transform their thoughts and ideas into products with potential commercial value.
- To promote and nurture interest in sciences and technology through active involvement of school students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) activities.
- To provide more opportunities for school students as well as institutions / industries in Sarawak to participate in the invention, innovation and design competition.
- To create an avenue for sharing and learning among participants as well as public on products and processes of innovation, toward becoming an innovative Sarawakian.
- To provide a platform for networking among schools, higher institutions and industries in Sarawak in achieving sustainable innovation society.
Sarawak Invention, Innovation & Design Expo (SIIDEx) 2017
The Research and Industrial Linkages Division (PJI)
Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Sarawak