KOTA SAMARAHAN, 3rd July 2019: University Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) today launched the ideal campus initiative. It is part of a long term effort to promote an innovation culture.
The launching ceremony was made by Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Sulong Bin Matjeraie, Director, UNIMAS Board of Directors.
Also present was Professor Datuk Dr. Mohamad Kadim bin Suaidi, the Vice Chancellor of UNIMAS, YBhg Professor Dr Wan Hashim Wan Ibrahim, Deputy Vice Chancellor UNIMAS (Research & Innovation) and Yg Berusaha Encik Tan Eng Hoo, Vice President, MyTRIZ Innovation Association.
Today's launch will be the first step towards the realisation of a campus environment that is self-driven, self-sustainable, organically grown, balanced and integrated as a fully dynamic system. This pioneering effort will start off with the introduction of Theory of Inventive Problem Solving (TRIZ) trainings to both its staff and students.
Globally recognized as an approach to increase the proficiency of problem solving, especially for complex problems by providing an inventive pathway, TRIZ has been embraced as an efficient method of problem solving by many industry leaders, such as Samsung, Intel, General Electrics and Hyundai.
With the introduction of TRIZ within UNIMAS, the university has now taken another step towards becoming a pioneer in pushing ...