News / 16 May 2019

Technology showcase to Dr M big honour for lecturer

KUCHING: Swinburne’s multimedia design lecturer John Hii was extremely excited and honoured when given the opportunity to showcase the Microsoft HoloLens technology to Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad at the recent 5G Malaysia Showcase in Putrajaya.

As the advisor and mentor to Trifold X Sdn Bhd under the Malaysian Global Innovation and Creative Centre (MaGIC) mentorship programme, Hii teamed up with Trifold X and Digi at the event to showcase Immersive Learning via Mixed Reality (MR) application. Trifold X is a company established by alumni of Swinburne’s Sarawak campus.

 

Full scoop at New Sarawak Tribune