International Invention, Innovation & Technology Design Competition (ITeC) 2018 is a competition that highlights research products and promotes the culture of research and innovation. This program is given a new breath with the inclusion of innovation competitions, conferences and outdoor competitions.

ITeC 2018 also creates collaboration between institutions of higher education, agencies and industries to share their products and creative ideas that can be commercialized. 

With the aim of promoting innovative ideas in education , ITeC 2018 competition acts as an ideal platform to encourage students, lecturers, administrative officers and the public to exhibit or display their products or prototype as well as new ideas that contain commercial values.

The theme “Developing Creativity, Encouraging Innovation and Empowering Invention through Technology is chosen as innovation is an important element to ensure continuous  improvement and to maintain marketability of products and services for both public and private sectors for commercialisation and to become a globalised nation. The preferred language for the exhibition is English or Bahasa Melayu.

ITeC 2018 Objectives

  • To showcase innovation, invention and designs which are produced and created by local and foreign academicians and non-academicians, agencies, students from lower to higher education.
  • To create a platform for research groups among local and foreign academician and non-academicians in commercializing their innovations and ideas.
  • To steer innovative culture through research and research awareness among the experts
  • To develop cooperation among participants in the commercialization of the ideas.
  • To produce and stimulate creative talents among potential innovators by organizing related activities during the program.