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News : UniKL Snatch 2 Gold 3 Silver in ITEX 2014

UniKL Team with Dato' President

University Kuala Lumpur (UniKL) team grabbed  five awards at the 25th International Invention, Innovation and Technology Exhibition (ITEX 2014) that was held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) from May 8 to 10, 2014.  It was the best UniKL performance at the exhibition in recent years which included two gold medals and three silver medals.

En. Abd Malik is explaining his invention to Dato' President UniKL
The winning projects were from UniKL BMI led by Abdul Malik bin Ali, entitled "Smart Glove For Rehabilitation Using Telemedicine" and from UniKL MFI, entitled "Portable Pure Water Jet Machine" led by Major Ir. Dr. Razali Bin Abidin (Retired).

Gold Medal winner from UniKL BMI
Among the other UniKL winners were a team from UniKL MSI with a project entitled "Furniture Slider Mover (FUSLIMO)", led by En. Mohd. Ridhuan Ibrahim, a project from UniKL MIMET, "Portable Compact Hybrid Power Bank" led by En.  Ahmad Makarimi Bin Abdullah and a collaboration project of UniKL  MIAT and UniKL MIMET, "Kekabu (Kapok) Composite Small Boat"  led by Mdm. Sharifah Fathin Adlina Bt Syed Abdullah.

Gold Medal winner from UniKL MFI
All inventions at ITEX were judged by a panel of judges from the academia, science and technology experts, accredited bodies as well as oversea experts.

Kapok boat Team from MIAT and MFI together with Dato' President of UniKL
ITEX 2014 features some 1000 inventions from over 20 countries, including the United States, Malaysia, China and Japan, amongst others, and it not only showcases their work but also connects the inventors with the business community with a view towards commercialising their inventions.

Click HERE for the full results of UniKL teams in ITEX 2014.

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Zainal Jantan

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