Bangsar South, 22 October - Six Second Tier ICP Agreement (STIA) were signed between members of the industry and representatives from institutes of higher learning in Malaysia. Witnessed by the Minister of Education Malaysia, YB Dr. Maszlee Malik, this is one of the major milestones in ICP especially in terms of Industry-Academia collaborations. Also present during the signing ceremony were CEO of TDA, Dato' Zailani Safari, and CEO of MRT Corp, YBrs. En. Abdul Yazid Kassim.
The six agreements, which include the provision of research grants and scholarships for further studies, were signed between the following parties:
1. CCCC-George Kent JV & UniKL
2. MTD Construction Sdn Bhd & UNIKL MICET
3. IJM Construction Sdn Bhd & UTM
4. Mudajaya Corporation Berhad & UPM
5. MMC Gamuda KVMRT & UTP
6. CRSE Sdn Bhd & UTAR
Congratulations to the all the parties involved and very well done to the secretariat for holding the very successful event.