Malaysia's first autonomous vehicle testing route gets approval
The seven kilometre-long Cyberjaya Malaysia Autonomous Vehicle (MyAV) Testing Route was jointly developed by Futurise and the Ministry of Transport (MOT) under the National Regulatory Sandbox (NRS) initiative for the development of autonomous vehicles or self-driving vehicles.
Malaysia’s first autonomous vehicle test route defined – testing on public roads to be carried out in Cyberjaya
Futurise, a subsidiary of Cyberview, has announced that authorities have green-lighted the country’s first public road autonomous vehicle testing route in Cyberjaya, highlighting the approval with photos of signages of the designated course via a Facebook post.
Government Approves Autonomous Vehicles Test Route In Cyberjaya
Futurise, a subsidiary of Cyberview Sdn Bhd under the Ministry of Finance, has revealed that the Cyberjaya MyAV Testing Route has been approved for use by the Ministry of Transportation (MOT) and the Sepang Municipal Council. The route is developed by the company, together with MOT under the National Regulatory Sandbox initiative for the future development of autonomous vehicle project.
Futurise, NSI to develop framework for sports technology
CYBERVIEW Sdn Bhd’s unit, Futurise Sdn Bhd, recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the National Sports Institute (NSI) to explore and identify potential collaboration towards building a sustainable business model and pilot innovative solutions within the sports technology space.
"Futurise welcomes NTIS initiative to further invigorate PENJANA"
Prime Minister, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin in a mission to generate an economic revival and recovery effort for Malaysia, announced The National Economic Recovery Plan (PENJANA) on Friday (5 June), a comprehensive stimulus package impacting industries and businesses.
FUTURISE WELCOMES COMPLEMENTARY NTIS INITIATIVE TO FURTHER INVIGORATE MALAYSIA’S ECONOMIC RECOVERY PLAN
With the objective of generating an economic revival and recovery effort for Malaysia, Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin announced on Fri, the National Economic Recovery Plan or PENJANA going by its Malay language acronym. A comprehensive stimulus package impacting industries and businesses, PENJANA is Malaysia’s signal to the world that the country is open for business.
ALL EYES ON EXECUTION OF MOSTI’S STARTUP FOCUSED US$23MIL RELIEF FACILITY
Acknowledging the extremely challenging current economic conditions and the severe impact this is causing startups, especially those in the early stages, Malaysia’s Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation (Mosti), Khairy Jamaluddin has sought to champion and help this group of businesses.
Bantuan RM100 juta, bantu 'startup' bangkit semula
Pengumuman kerajaan berhubung bantuan peruntukan sehingga RM100 juta bagi membiayai program pembiayaan Technology Start-up Funding Relief Facility (TSFRF) disambut baik oleh syarikat-syarikat pemula atau ‘startup’.
COVID-19 in ASEAN Webinar: Regulatory trends and opportunities for start-ups and scale-ups post movement control
Many businesses were unable to prepare for the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent operational limitations imposed during the movement control in Malaysia. Those that have braced this uncertain period would have to quickly adapt to what is being called ‘the new norm’.
ZICO Law Webinar: Regulatory trends and opportunities for start-ups and scale-ups post MCO
Many businesses were unable to prepare for the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent operational limitations imposed during the movement control. Those that have braced this uncertain period would have to quickly adapt to what is being called ‘the new norm’.
FUTURISE, IN HOW IT IS ENSURING A FUTURE FOR TECH INNOVATIONS AND IDEAS IN THE COUNTRY
Mahadhir Aziz, the chief executive officer of Futurise Sdn Bhd, has likened drones to the invention of wheels – innovation with the potential for great change. “Drones are parallel to the wheel in that they will have great influence in the fourth Industrial Revolution,” he was quoted saying during the Malaysian Drone Expo last year.
Pandemik COVID-19 yang melanda seluruh dunia ketika ini beri impak perubahan keseluruhan aktiviti harian. Ini sekaligus mendorong kepada perkembangan inovasi dalam era normal baharu. Diskusinya 9pm ini
Futurity – A Future for Industry and University in Malaysia
Universities are traditionally research powerhouse producing high-quality academic knowledge and innovation. With subject matter experts helming these research, their findings hold authority and are highly regarded. However, innovation from these esteemed tertiary education institutions often struggle with commercialization and gaining momentum from the industries beyond their campus grounds.
SEA-IC menerima jemputan khas dari FUTURISE Centre ke program FUNATIC FIESTA
Pada 10 November 2019 yang lalu, Sports Engineering & Artificial Intelligence Centre (SEA-IC), Fakulti Kejuruteraan Mekanikal, UiTM Shah Alam telah menerima jemputan khas dari pihak Futurise Centre, Cyberjaya untuk program Funatic Fiesta dari jam 9.00 malam hingga 2.30 pagi bersempena dengan English Premier League (EPL) Live Weekend.
POLADRONE, WITH EDGE IN DATA ANALYTICS, NOW LOOKS TO DRONE AUTOMATION
It was a love affair that started at 15 when Cheong Jin Xi was studying in Australia in 2006. “The drone hobbist community there is quite strong with groups of people across the whole region building their own drones – assembling, flying or racing for leisure.” Cheong too.
KANZU Research, CREAM dan Futurise Sdn. Bhd. berkolaborasi jayakan projek MOBILISE
BATU PAHAT- KANZU Research, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM) bersama Construction Research Of Institute Malaysia (CREAM), Lembaga Pembangunan Industri Pembinaan Malaysia (CIDB) dan Futurise Sdn. Bhd bersepakat menjalin kerjasama dalam bidang penyelidikan yang melibatkan projek bertajuk A Collaborative Multi-Agency Platform for Building Resilient Communities (MOBILISE).
FUTURISE AIMS TO UNLOCK VALUE IN MALAYSIA’S DIGITAL ECONOMY
One of the biggest challenges for startups, anywhere in the world, is to convince businesses to give them jobs that they can do better, applying digital technology. But because organizations have not scoped out such work before, there is frequently no ‘tender’ issued that innovative startups can then deliver on.
IT was reported last week that drone incursions had caused flight disruptions at Changi Airport, just days after a previous similar incident. Some 25 flights involving major airlines (Singapore Airlines, Garuda and AirAsia) were affected. The incidents are being investigated by the Singapore Civil Aviation Authority. Several drones were sighted and they were not of the recreational type.
THE capabilities of drones have grown so exponentially over the past couple of years that what used to be merely a passion of aerial photographers has evolved into a potent enabler for businesses and industries.
Ep 1. MyDroneX – Accelerating the Future of DronesMydroneX University DroneTech CompetitionMyDroneX Wants Us to Imagine a Future Filled with Drones in Malaysia
Big goals have been set out by Futurise and Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) on the 17th of June at Cyberjaya, during the inaugural MyDroneX Expo – an event dedicated to the new technology and its plethora of usage in all aspects of modern life, from food delivery to agriculture. This is a big step for the government agency Futurise as well, in an attempt to commercialise intellectual properties.
Experts split on whether food delivery by drone will take off
PETALING JAYA: Two transport experts are divided over the future of a newly launched food delivery service that uses drones, with one foreseeing operational difficulties and the other saying it is in keeping with the times.
When it comes to drone deliveries, U.S. companies are the first ones that come to mind. Now, Malaysia looks to commence the trial of drone deliveries in Cyberjaya by the end of this month. So, if you are in Cyberjaya and waiting for food you might just find it hovering above you!
CYBERJAYA: Residents here will be able to enjoy food delivery service right at their doorstep with the help of drones by the end of this month.It would take 12 minutes for the food to be delivered once an order is placed, said Hamdee Hamdan, the chief executive officer of Average Drone Sdn Bhd, a local company involved in the drone industry since 2014.
"Malaysia Tech Week Brings the Best of Future Tech to Malaysia"
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, June 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders from Maxis, IBM, Hong Leong Xchange, UOB Bank, U Mobile, Merchantrade, YES Communication and Facebook will be among the 40 industry influencers to share their knowledge with the startup ecosystem by leading over 30 side events by 200 over speakers at Malaysia Tech Week from 17 to 21 June 2019.
MyDroneX Propels DroneTech Local And Global Community Into The Future
Malaysia Drone Expo, MyDroneX, is a conference and exhibition for the local and global DroneTech community. The one day event by Futurise Centre and Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) is held in conjunction with the Malaysia Tech Week 19.
CYBERJAYA: Cyberjaya mengorak langkah sebagai zon percubaan dron pertama di Malaysia dengan penganjuran ekspo MyDrone X pertama yang mengumpulkan pakar, pengawal selia dan pemain industri teknologi dron.
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it is a remote-controlled pilotless aircraft! In recent years, the drones, or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) technology industry in Malaysia has really taken off. Many local companies and organizations are quickly catching up with other international bodies who have been pioneering the industry from the very beginning.
Malaysia’s first MyDroneX Expo took place today at Persiaran APEC, Cyberjaya, launched by Futurise and Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC). The expo brought together industry experts, stakeholders, regulators, students and drone enthusiasts to discuss, collaborate, demonstrate and compete in a variety of drone-related activities.
Autonomous vehicle test bed planned for 2019 – MARii
The Malaysia Automotive Robotics and IoT Institute (MARii) has provided some details about its autonomous vehicle test bed (AVTB) initiative, which is one of the technology access points it plans to develop in 2019.
Mahadhir Aziz: The Futurise Gel To Get Startups Going
Futurise Centre aims at enabling startups and entrepreneurs to tackle new business challenges, and tap into emerging opportunities to reshape industries and reinvent business models. We speak to Acting CEO Mahadhir Aziz.
Futurise Centre introduces programmes for innovators centred around future economy
CYBERJAYA: Cyberjaya Tech Hub Enabler, Cyberview Sdn Bhd through its wholly-owned subsidiary Futurise Sdn Bhd introduced collaborative programmes made available to interested innovators and creators in 2019, ahead of its official launch early next year.
MoF implements National Regulatory Sandbox initiative
PUTRAJAYA: The Ministry of Finance (MOF) has started to implement the National Regulatory Sandbox Initiative which involves the creation of a brain-storming group from regulators and selected industry players to enable innovators to test their solutions or products in a conducive environment.