SIRIM Tech Venture Sdn Bhd (STV) has organised an event called iVENTUREDAY in SIRIM Permatang Pauh, Penang. The purposes of the event was to promote pressure vessel testing services, technology docket and TMR Programme. Tn. Hj. Mohd Adzhar Ahmad, representing Regional Director of SIRIM Northern Region gave a welcoming remarks. En. Ajmain Kasim, CEO of SIRIM Tech Venture Sdn Bhd (STV) gave the briefing on the roles and function of STV as well as presented a business model on ‘collaborate and co-create’ to the participants. Mr. Clement Wong Cheng Siong, Director of MITI Penang Office also attended the event and presented the overall overview of MITI’s roles and relevant economic indicators. The event was also attended by representatives from MATRADE, MIDA as well as 40 participants from industries and universities. There are a number of business leads generated from this event such as capacity building in the area of commercialisation, TMR Business Intelligence and pressure vessel testing activities. Other SBU/Subsidiaries such as ICI Biomedical, SIRIM QAS International Sdn Bhd and SIRIM Standards Technology Sdn Bhd also participated in the event and gave a very good support to STV’s iVENTUREDAY.

Participants were also given an opportunity to visit testing lab and filament winding pilot plan to see the available facilities in STV Penang.

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