INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE GLOBAL CLEANTECH INNOVATION PROGRAMME 2017 (GCIP 2017)

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Assalamualaikum wbt.,

 

Dear IIUM Academic Staff,

 

We are pleased to announce that the application for Global Cleantech Innovation Programme 2017 (GCIP 2017) is now open.

Don’t miss your chance of being selected as a Top 5 Winner and receive a cash value prize of USD 10,000 plus in-kind services and compete for the title of National Winner with a cash value prize of USD 30,000 plus in-kind services.

 GCIP connects participants with corporates, customers and other resources that will help to develop and scale your business as well as aims to identify, fund and nurture Malaysian startups in clean technologies.

The GCIP Accelerator is a joint initiative of the Global Environment Facility (GEF), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Ministry of Energy, Green Technology and Water (KeTTHA) and Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT).

The Accelerator consists of a number of programs; a competition, mentoring, training, showcasing of your clean technology or service, and access to the investment community.

The 6 categories that will be included are as follows (for detailed info, you may visit http://malaysia.cleantechopen.org/accelerator-programme/technology-categories/)

 


 

Interested participants are needed to register at https://www.cleantechopen.com/app.cgi/login . Kindly inform person-in-charge below once registration is complete for record of RMC.

 

The deadline for registration is 9 June 2017

 

You may visit  http://malaysia.cleantechopen.org/ for more information on the programme. 


“GCIP can definitely bring our emerging economies to the global market. Malaysia needs new and creative companies to stimulate the growth of High Tech SMEs as not only it benefitted us economically but also socially and sustainably.” 
-Dato' Mah Siew Keong, Minister in the Prime Minister's Department-

We look forward to receiving your submissions. 

 

For any inquiries, kindly contact:

 

Sr. Sharifah Najah Aqilah 

sharifahnajah@iium.edu.my

Ext: 6346

 

Thank you.

 

INNOVATION AND COMMERCIALIZATION UNIT

RESEARCH MANAGEMENT CENTRE