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MRANTI Supercharger Series: Supercharging Your Commercialisation Potential
Aug 25, 2022 9:30 AM
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Aug 25, 2022 5:00 PM
HIVE 5, MRANTI Park
Physical
Admission is Free
Overview

A one-day event that aims to bring together the commercialisation players and allow them to interact and engage with MRANTI as well as the Research & Development (R&D) and Commercialisation & Innovation (C&I) ecosystem.

Who Is This For?

  • Researchers
  • University Spin-Offs
  • Technology Transfer Offices
  • Corporates
  • Investors
  • Startups
  • Universities / Colleges/ Polytechnics
  • Research Institutes
  • Government Agencies

Agenda

9:30 AM : Arrival of Guests

9:45 AM : Arrival of VIPs

9:55 AM : Arrival of Yang Berhormat Dato' Sri Dr Adham Baba, Minister of MOSTI

10:00 AM : Negaraku & Prayer Recitation

10:10 AM : Officiating Speech by Yang Berhormat Dato' Sri Dr Adham Baba, Minister of MOSTI

10:20 AM : Presentation by Puan Dzuleira Abu Bakar, Chief Executive Officer, Malaysian Research Accelerator for Technology & Innovation (MRANTI)

10:35 AM : MOU Exchange Ceremony

10:45 AM : Introduction of MRANTI Alliance Members

11:00 AM : Keynote: Power Sharing on Commercialisation by Prof. Charles Fine (Founding President and Dean of Asia School of Business and Chrysler Leaders for Global Operations, Professor of Management at the MIT Sloan School of Management)

11:30 AM : Fireside Chat 1: Monetising IP - What Does It Take?

12:15 PM : Fireside Chat 2: Unlocking Investment for IP Commercialisation

1:00 PM : Lunch Break

2:30 PM : Power to Inspire Session: Amplifying Corporate - Academia Collaborative Commercialisation

3:15 PM : Closing Remarks

3:30 PM : Refreshments & Networking

Keynote: Power Sharing on Commercialisation

Prof. Charles Fine

(Founding President and Dean of Asia School of Business and Chrysler Leaders for Global Operations Professor of Management at the MIT Sloan School of Management)

Key Takeaways:

  • Approaching commercialisation from a new perspective and mindset
  • Successfully commercialise your invention and discovery
  • Critical elements to a successful commercialisation journey

Fireside Chat #1: Monetising IP / What Does It Take?

Key Takeaways:

  • Increasing the success rate of IP monetisation from university research and spin-off companies
  • Best practices for an effective and successful IP monetisation
  • Case studies of successful IP monetisation

Fireside Chat #2: Unlocking Investment for IP Commercialisation

[Moderator] Aaron Sarma

(Co-Founder, Remote Ventures)

Prof Rofina Yasmin

(Advisor, UM Centre for Commercialisation, Innovation & Enterprise (UMCIE))

Dr Sivapalan Vivekrajah

(Senior Partner & Co-Founder ScaleUp Malaysia Accelerator, Mentor & Angel Investor)

Key Takeaways:

  • Funding and investment in Malaysia’s commercialisation landscape
  • How and where to get investment in Malaysia
  • Strategies and best practices for successful investments
  • Case studies of successful funding and investment

Power to Inspire: Amplifying Corporate - Academia Collaborative Commercialisation

[Moderator] Muhundhan Kamarapullai

(Chief Innovation Officer, MRANTI)

Dr Jezamine Lim

(Co-Founder & CEO of Cell Biopeutics Resources and Young Scientist Network Malaysia Affiliate)

Hazami Habib

(CEO of Akademi Sains Malaysia and Chair, Capacity Building APEC’s Policy Partnership for Science, Technology and Innovation (PPSTI))

Key Takeaways:

  • Key challenges in corporate-academia collaboration and how to tackle them
  • Benefits and importance of corporate - academia collaboration
  • Best practices and strategies for a successful collaboration
  • Case studies of successful corporate - academia collaborations

More agenda

  • Investment Pitching by University Spin-off companies (Open to Public for Viewing)
  • Product Innovation Showcase by University Spin-off companies and selected high impacts projects (Open to Public)
  • Charge Up: Technology Showcase & Innovation Sharing (Open to Public for Viewing)

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