Venue: School of Computer Sciences & Flamingo by the Beach Hotel
Organised by School of Computer Sciences, USM
The workshop aims to spearhead the initiative in creating a conducive environment to optimise the existing expertise at the School of Computer Sciences towards education business, business initiative and consultancy, and innovation and commercialisation. At the end of the workshop a strategic plan will be produced, which will be a blue print for the proposed SBU.
Twenty three participants consisting of support staff and academic staff attended the workshop. The workshop started with the talk by En Khairul Anuar Haji Azmi of Innovation Office on intellectual property protection and commercialisation at the School of Computer Sciences. The event followed by round table discussions at Flamingo Hotel. During the workshop, En Khairul along with En Rizal Alwani of Sanggar Sains Sdn. Bhd. facilitated the round table discussions. At the end of the workshop, each group leader presented its action plan to materialise the strategic plan and later it will be our blueprint towards sustainable commercialisation effort specifically at the school and generally at USM.