10 Teams Receive Starter Fund during Kick-Off Session of Smart Campus Design Challenge
On 26 February 2018,10 teams from Multimedia University (MMU) received RMSOO starter fund for Smart Campus Design Challenge.The contest is organised byTM R&D and itis open exclusively for MMU students and employees.The kick-off session was graced by Prof. Datuk Dr.Ahmad Rafi Mohamed Eshaq, the President of MMU and Dr.Sharlene Thiagarajah,CEO of TM Research and Development in Learning B,Siti Hasmah Digital Library,MMU Cyberjaya.
The Smart Campus Design Challenge would be based on the usage of TM's Open Innovation Platform, which will help to realise the potentials of Internet-of-Things (loT) in digital era. The idea of smart campus is essential for bothof academicians and students to achieve their teaching and academic excellence through the loT technologies.The participants can propose their innovative design based on smart campus theme;which are transport & parking, lighting, connected classroom and facilities. The participants will undergo training byTM R&D,and they will beexposed with the Open Innovation Platform (OIP).The registration for the contest is stillopen until 30th April 2018 and the winners are able to win the attractive prizes worth upto RM320,000.