The members of ASTI are guided in everything we do by the following core values:
- Alignment to the Nation’s Vision – To support the country’s vision to transform Malaysia into an innovative nation.
- Commitment to Youth – Our youth are our most important resource. Therefore, we encourage continuous learning and development to help empower all youth to be innovative in reaching their full potential.
- Honesty and Integrity – We demonstrate integrity every day by practicing the highest ethical standards and by ensuring that actions follow our words.
- Communication – We promote a culture of open-mindedness, where we actively listen, communicate openly, respect the views of others, and encourage all to participate by expressing their thoughts and ideas.
- Teamwork – Success centers on inclusiveness and all involved working together and sharing information and resources to achieve common goals. We value each member and remain united in our successes and failures.
- Respect – We are dedicated to ensuring that everyone is treated with dignity and respect, and that differences are valued and individual abilities and contributions are recognized.
- Social Responsibility – We are obligated to secure the sustainability of the environment for future generations.
- Wisdom – We cherish wisdom in all our actions drawn from our own traditions and that of others.