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Winner of the Dengue Tech Challenge 2016
The co-organiser from United Kingdom (Newton-Ungku Omar Fund & British Council) and Malaysia (Agensi Innovasi Malaysia, Platcom Ventures & SME Corp Malaysia) are pleased to announce ONE TEAM NETWORKS SDN BHD as the winner of the Dengue Tech Challenge 2016. Our patented novel product – Mosquito Home (an ideal solution for Aedes Mosquito Control) awarded as the only winner under the group for Prevention – Vector Control.
The award winners were announced at an awards ceremony in Petrosains, KLCC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 27 June 2016. His Royal Highness Prince Andrew, The Duke of York, KG. presented prizes to proud winners of the Dengue Tech Challenge 2016.
Dengue Tech Challenge 2016 - a competition to commercialize dengue-related research, prototypes and products in Malaysia.
This initiative aims to support proposals for collaborative projects that bring together experts from Malaysia and United Kingdom to focus on commercialization of dengue-related research and products in Malaysia.
This collaboration will target a more proactive approach, moving from response-driven activities to long-term prevention and preparedness-driven activities, providing a comprehensive solution to dengue outbreaks in Malaysia.
Challenge winners serve as solution provider to reduce the burden of Dengue cases in Malaysia. They presented a new method or solution to combat Dengue and remain committed to Dengue Tech Challenge.
The Duke of York Prince Andrew (fourth from left) visiting one of the DTC winners' booth. With him are representatives of PlaTCOM Ventures, British Council, SME Corporation Malaysian and Petrosains.
Published : 28-Jun-2016