PECIPTA 2017 – International Conference and Exposition on Inventions by Institutions of Higher Learning
Date : 7 – 9 OCTOBER 2017
Time : 9.30 am – 5.00 pm
Dr Dahlan Abdul Ghani & Aizat Hilmi (Alumni MIIT), from UniKL MIIT, won gold medal at the PECIPTA 2017 Innovation awards in Terengganu. The title of the project is “Wayang Fighters”: The Art of Preserving Cultural Heritage Through Game Application. This game is an experiment is developing First Person (FP) using Malaysian Wayang Kulit or shadow puppets visual styles. This project was also part of the MARA SGPIM research grant that was given in 2015 and completed in 2016. For the first time in history, UniKL MIIT has successfully won a gold medal at PECIPTA competition which also provides a significant impact towards MYRA IPTA/IPTS rating system. Also, UniKL MIIT won bronze medal (Salt Hero Virtual Learning by Siti Sarah – BSE student). A total of 416 participants from IPTA/IPTS including 10 international countries were present during this event. UniKL were represented by 5 research projects from various campuses ( MIIT – 1 gold & 1 Bronze ) , MFI- (1 Silver ) , RCMP ( 1 Bronze ) & IPROM – ( 1 Silver ).