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UTHM-Fraunhofer Corporate Makeathon 2019


UTHM-Fraunhofer Corporate Makeathon 2019

20 Sep - 22 September 2019 All Day
UTHM-Fraunhofer Innovation Lab View map
Admission FREE
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Break down internal structures and start a challenge for the next big innovation. 12 interdisciplinary team cracking their heads competing each other to innovate your business. In 3 days they will ideate concepts, create prototypes, validate and pitch them in front of your top management. This will be an event with company employees, agile coaches, engineering experts, students, customers and many more.

What to expect

  • 1 winning team,
  • 1 real innovation challenge by Petronas
  • Cash prize RM5000 + trophy + medals + certificate + co-working space@MaGIC
  • Food & beverage, student dormitory and Microsoft Azure Credit worth USD100 for every participant
  • Free registration
  • Industrial-oriented innovation challenge
  • Development of a disruptive application to support the Fourth Industrial Revolution
  • Three days working time (September 20-22) at UTHM Batu Pahat

Agenda Summary

DAY 1: Challenge introduction, brainstorm and get feedback from industrial experts

DAY 2: Concretize your idea, build a prototype, test it and prepare for the final pitch

DAY 3: Impress the audience in a final pitch and receive your prizes from the MESTECC Minister

What is it in for you?

  • Expert coaching by the Fraunhofer Institute of Mechatronic Systems Design, UTHM, Petronas and MaGIC
  • Cooperation in an international team
  • Industry-relevant tasks and work with innovative technologies
  • Improve your skills in data science, project management, presentation techniques, and agile development

Participants Requirements

A team of up to 5 members who:

  • are registered students of institutions of higher learning in ASEAN region
  • are undergoing study in Computer Science, Engineering or Technology
  • have a strong interest in technical issues
  • celebrate team spirit and creative ways of working

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