IFIA and UTM Sign Cooperation Agreement
IFIA UTM Sign Cooperation Agreement
Malaysia, 13 May 2016 – Pursuant to the partnership of International Federation of Inventors’ Associations (IFIA) in WIPO Green project expressing the dedication to use the utmost potentials for the successful implementation of the project and addressing the climate change as one of IFIA primary goals, a Letter of Cooperation was signed between UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MALAYSIA (UTM) and IFIA by Alireza Rastegar, IFIA President and Majid Muhd Zaimi Abd, Senior Director of ISIIC in order to better discharge their objectives.
The institutions will encourage cooperation in any discipline which is studied in both institutions with a specific focus on sustainable environment technologies including water research and membrane technologies.
The institutions will discuss collaboration opportunities in the following areas:
– Exchanges of information, knowledge and material;
– Joint workshop;
– Joint research training;
– Joint service activity; and
– Development of educational services, community profiles and international activities.
Both institutions will also consider the development of joint proposals for the conduct of research, knowledge transfer, service or entrepreneurial activities.