TEGAS Digital Innovation Hub Hosts Tech-Aware @ TDIH

KUCHING – September 30, 2017 – TEGAS Digital Innovation Hub (TDIH) will be hosting the “Tech-Aware @ TDIH” programme today from 2pm to 5pm. Jointly organized by TDIH, Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak and Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC) Sarawak, the event aims to promote digital innovation, spark interest in tech. careers and inspire youth to be future technopreneurs. Highlights of the event will include sharing sessions by Noh Salleh of Hujan Band, Senthil Raj Ramachandera, Co-founder of GIS Resources Sdn Bhd and Hussin Khan, Head of Education of EXFCO Sdn Bhd. Participants will also learn about mixed reality and experience Microsoft Hololens, network with tech experts and enjoy food and drinks by Sanjuro Café and Thirst.

“The programme is in line with TDIH’s objective to promote digital innovation and inspiring youth. TDIH serves as a platform to nurture talents, support entrepreneurs and create innovators for Sarawak,” says Awangku Merali Pengiran Mohamed, COO of TEGAS.

TDIH was officially launched by The Right Honourable Datuk Amar Abang Haji Abdul Rahman Zohari bin Tun Datuk Abang Haji Openg, The Chief Minister of Sarawak on 28th August 2017. TDIH offers start-ups the opportunity for expansion, ready access to high-speed broadband, funding and facilitation opportunities, entrepreneurial friendly ecosystem, talent development programmes, holistic convenience and lifestyle experience.

Admission for the programme is free.

 

ABOUT TEGAS

Tabung Ekonomi Gagasan Anak Bumiputera Sarawak (TEGAS) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM), Technical & Vocational Education & Training (TVET) and Entrepreneurship amongst Sarawakian youth. TEGAS works hand-in-hand with the Ministry of Education, Science & Technological Sarawak and is led by The Right Honourable Datu Haji Len Talif Salleh, Assistant Minister of Urban Planning, Land Administration and Environment.

To know more about TEGAS’s efforts and initiatives in empowering the next generation of innovators, please visit www.innovatesarawak.com or follow us on Facebook: @tegasdigital and Instagram: @tegasdigital

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For more information:

Name : Manzoor Hayat Khan

Position : Manager, TEGAS Digital Innovation Hub

Email : manzoor@innovatesarawak.com

Phone : +60 16-859 5424

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