Apprentice Innovation & Research Exhibition (AIREx) is a platform to appreciate innovation products and research-based findings which are produced and invented by academicians, non-academicians, students from local higher education institutions, industrial partners, secondary and primary schools.
AIREx 2018 is also a new platform for UniKL MIMET to establish close networking and relationship with the local community i.e industrial partners and public.
A few other new categories are designed in AIREx 2018 to encourage innovation ideas/projects within the community. AIREx 2018 also offers a special workshop on innovation (co-organized under MARA) and technical advisors (for school category only) to all categories of participants. AIREx 2018 is organized by Section of Research and Innovation UniKL MIMET, which will be held at Khatulistiwa Hall & Academic builiding, UniKL MIMET from 17-18 April 2018.
The objectives of AIREx are to:
showcase ideas invented by researchers from UniKL MIMET, local IPT, secondary and primary schools and local community.
create culture as a platform for research group among local academicians and non-academicians in commercializing their ideas and products.
produce and stimulate creative talents among potential and young apprentices through exhibition, conferences and related events.
expose public to real innovation projects.