YOUNG INVENTORS CHALLENGE 2018
ANNOUNCING THE TOP 10 PROPOSALS
On behalf of Association of Science, Technology and Innovation and Young Inventors Challenge 2018 Project Committee, we would like to announce the list of Top 10 Invention Proposals of Young Inventors Challenge 2018.
Young Inventors Challenge is a competition for secondary school students and is open to teams of up to 4 – 5 young people. The theme for this year’s YIC is “INVENTIONS TO SERVE…”. By participating in YIC, the participants are expected to gain the following skills:
- Develop creative and innovative thinking skills.
- Develop teamwork dynamics to solve problems.
- Use resources such as the internet, library and experts to hone their research skills.
- Learn to document their invention project.
- Enhance self-esteem and confidence.
Phase One: The Student’s Proposal Submission: We had received 438 proposals from 634 registrations from 6 countries which includes Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines and China. We have shortlisted 126 teams to participate in the Grand Finale and below are the list of Top 10 Invention Proposals.
|No.||Country||School Name||Team Name|
|1.||Indonesia||SMA Negeri 3 Semarang,Indonesia||Rondowati Weleh|
|2.||Selangor||Sekolah Menengah Sains Kuala Selangor||Why Don’t We?|
|3.||Thailand||Princess Chulabhorn Science High School Loei, Thailand||Mntgtp|
|4.||Perak||SMJK Ave Maria Convent Ipoh||Team Inspire|
|5.||Thailand||Princess Chulabhorn’s Science High School Pathumthani||Hybrid Wolf|
|6.||Sarawak||SMK Rosli Dhoby||Titans Inventor Team|
|7.||Philippines||Philippine Science High School-Central Visayas Campus||Pisay Teenovators|
|8.||Pulau Pinang||SMJK Phor Tay||Ss(Solution Squad)|
|9.||Indonesia||SMA Negeri 5 Yogyakarta, Indonesia||Mbah Renggo|
|10.||Indonesia||Sekolah Kharisma Bangsa||Ayam Jago|
We would like to note that the titles of the proposals shown above are not revealed here to protect their confidentiality until the Grand Finale. We also like to note that the marks from the proposals will NOT be carried forward to the Grand Finale.
We would like to CONGRATULATE this Top 10 teams and all the other teams whom have been shortlisted to take part in Young Inventors Challenge 2018 Grand Finale, the details of which is below:
Date : 22 September 2018 (Saturday)
Time : 7am to 6pm
Venue : CIDB Convention Centre, Off Jalan Cheras, 55200 Kuala Lumpur,
Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia