Malaysian Technology Venture One SdnBhd (RM35 million), Malaysian Technology Venture Two SdnBhd (RM53 million), Malaysian Technology Venture Two (Agriculture) (RM17 million), Malaysian Technology Venture Three SdnBhd (RM75 million), Sumber Modal SatuBerhad (RM10 million) and East Malaysia Growth Corporation SdnBhd (RM12 million).
Manages the Malaysian Life Sciences Capital Fund (USD 150M) since 2006
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation1. A Major High-Tech VC 31
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation – 2. Managing Grants 32
1st introduced in the 7th plan 1996-2000.
MTDC coordinates, processes, evaluates and recommends fund applications.
Commercialization of Research & Development Fund (CRDF) Technology Acquisition Fund (TAF)
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation – 2. Managing Grants 33 Commercialization of Research & Development Fund (CRDF)
4 Schemes are available:
CRDF1 (Case-Based Funding): Feasibility Study on public sector R&D results for university/research institution's commercialization office. (for University/RI's commercialization office) CRDF2 (RM500k): Commercialization of Public Sector R&D Results via University/Research Institution's Spin-Off Company (For Researcher/Academic Staff) CRDF3 (RM500k): Commercialization of Public Sector R&D Results via Start-up Company. (For Start-up Company, excluding subsidiary of an existing company) CRDF4 (RM4M): Commercial Production of Any Locally Generated R&D Results by SME. (For All Malaysian incorporated SMEs.)
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation – 2. Managing Grants 34 Technology Acquisition Fund (TAF)
2 Schemes are available:
TAF 1: Provides funding to eligible Malaysian companies to acquire foreign technology for immediate incorporation into company’s manufacturing activity. The acquisition of could be in the form of acquiring know-how/patent /design via the following methods:
TAF2:Provides funding to eligible women entrepreneurs to acquire equipment and machinery for immediate incorporation into company’s manufacturing activity. The acquisition of the equipment and machinery must be for the improvement of the current production capacity or process.
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation3. Incubator Program
The program is designed to strengthen linkages between universities/research institutions and industries.
The main objective is to activate and promote the acceleration of the commercialization activities of both the local universities and research institutions.
UTM-MTDC Technology Centre In Advanced Engineering and Life Sciences
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation3. Incubator Program UPM-MTDC Technology Centre (142ksq ft. ). In ICT, Multimedia and Agri-Bio. Total of 32 Incubated Companies 36
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation3. Incubator Program UKM-MTDC Technology Centre (6 acres) . In Biotechnology Total of 15 Incubated Companies 37
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation3. Incubator Program UTM-MTDC Technology Centre (4.26 acres). In Advanced Engineering and Life Sciences Total of 18 Incubated Companies 38
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation4. Value-Added Services 39
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation5. Related Programs (1. RAIDAH)
RAIDAH: Research and Innovation Database Homepage.
The portal serves to provide an integrated technology research tools to search, capture, sort, filter and collaborate over on the Internet for researchers and interested parties with the view towards research commercialization.
RAIDAH intends to provide an online collaboration platform for researchers to present their research in a manner which leads to further opportunity to enhance and exploit their findings.
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation5. Related Programs (RAIDAH) 41
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation5. Related Programs (2. Symbiosis) 42
The Symbiosis is a Graduates Entrepreneurship Program initiated by MTDC in its effort to promote commercialization of public-funded Research & Development (R&D).
Overview of Some NIS Components in Malaysia
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation (MTDC)
Market research and opportunity analysis as well as
Professional development programs to increase commercial potential of projects.
Technology Park Malaysia (TPM)Center for Technology Commercialization (CTC) 52
CTC is working with the Innovation and Commercialization Division of MOSTI towards the commercialization of products developed through R&D activities sponsored by the Ministry, by way of MOSTI/TPM Products Commercialization Prospecting Sessions.
CTC’s has also been appointed by MOSTI to manage and monitor the: Technofund, Sciencefund and Innofund grants.
These grants are for the Biotechnology, Agriculture and Industry Clusters, to encourage development of new products for commercialization.
Technology Park Malaysia (TPM)Symbiosis Scientific Publication 53
A means to publicize Malaysian R&D activities and results.
Department of Standards Malaysia (MOSTI)Strategic Thrusts
Strategic Thrusts 1:
To value-add to the economy and social well-being through timely delivery of sufficient numbers of market relevant Malaysian Standards and to provide global market linkages through stakeholder participation and support for standardization at national, regional and international levels.