On a recent day, there was a meeting held between YBM Dato’ Sri Dr Adham Baba, the Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation in Malaysia, and members of the Malaysia Industry Forward Association (MIFA), along with representatives from various agencies such as CRADLE, MTDC and MOSTI. The discussion focused on the MOSTI grant for future technology and how the Ministry of Science, Technology, and Innovation (MOSTI) is working towards making Malaysia a high-tech nation through science, technology, innovation, and economy. The meeting also discussed past and future collaborations to ensure that Malaysia achieves its target of becoming a developed nation by 2030.
The minister was pleased to have the opportunity to meet with many Excos MIFA and get to know them better. During the National Innovation Day event organized by MOSTI, the Minister also wanted to get to know MIFA more closely. Excos MIFA also had the chance to introduce their company’s products and services during the meeting, making it a valuable and fruitful experience for all. This was the first meeting between MIFA and the Minister, and the members felt fortunate to have been given this opportunity. With the support of MOSTI and other agencies, MIFA looks forward to continuing their efforts to contribute towards Malaysia’s goal of becoming a high-tech nation and achieving development by 2030.