22-24 FEBRUARY 2018 ▪ PUTRA WORLD TRADE CENTRE
Since its beginnings in 2001, the Malaysia Technology Expo (MTE) has grown to become one of the region’s most recognized international invention fairs. MTE 2018 is the 17th edition of this prestigious event, and is expected to showcase 500+ exhibits in 2018. Themed “Asia’s Inventions and Innovations Marketplace”, MTE2018 provides the ideal venue for inventors, designers and entrepreneurs to showcase their latest inventions, ideas, prototypes, products and designs to investors, manufacturers, distributors and marketers in Asia and beyond who are seeking new ideas to work on, making it the ideal platform for technological commercialization and collaboration.
MTE aims to uphold the high ideals of innovation and scientific progress, as the ideal platform for inventors, innovators and technopreneurs to establish their identity and promote innovative ideas that have the potential to change the world. Its concurrent awards programmes, the Invention & Innovation Awards and the Malaysia International Design Expo & Awards (mIDEAS) will once again bring due recognition to the best inventions, designs and innovations of the year. These awards are organized and endorsed by the Malaysian Association of Research Scientists (MARS).
As one of the most recognized invention awards in the region, the Invention & Innovation Awards will once again serve as a gateway for inventors and scientists in gaining international recognition; it continues to foster excellence in the growth of innovative technologies, products and solutions. Winners have had opportunities to compete at overseas competitions including the prestigious International Invention Fair of the Middle East (Kuwait), International Exhibition of Inventions, New Techniques and Products (Geneva), and Seoul International Invention Fair (Korea) and win awards worldwide.
As youths are the future, the Asian Youth Innovation Awards & Expo returns at MTE 2018 to provide a platform for younger inventors and budding entrepreneurs an ideal venue to show their inventions to the world and gain invaluable experience in the process.