The annual landmark event showcases the capabilities and capacities of Malaysian SMEs in offering products, services and technologies for the global market so as to spur their development, which will ultimately contribute to the wealth of the nation. The exhibition was participated by over 180 companies, organizations and universities. The exhibition closing ceremony was officiated by YBhg Dato’ Seri Abdul Wahid bin Omar, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department and YB Datuk Haji Ahmad Maslan, Deputy Minister of International Trade and Industry.
Boasting 25 research products by 12 innovators, UMK took part in the exhibition for the first time to take advantage of the available promotional, commercialization and consultation opportunities. Other than allowing innovators to forge strategic business partnerships and networking with various potential industrial partners the exhibition also provided them with learning opportunities to equip themselves with knowledge on market needs during the business matching sessions held throughout the three-day event. Mydin Mohamed Holdings Bhd, Telekom Malaysia Bhd., Pos Malaysia Bhd. and MASKargo Logistics Bhd. were among the participating companies.