On 11 October 2017, DIT has led a UK trade mission to Johor providing unprecedented access to strategic partners driving Malaysia's technology growth and was held at Hotel Jen Puteri Harbour, Iskandar Puteri.

The UK Mega Technology Mission will comprise the largest-ever delegation of British technology companies to Malaysia, drawn from AI, AR, cloud, cyber security, data analytics, e-commerce, fintech, IOT, telecommunications and VR sectors.

The event is was organised in collaboration with Johor State Investment Centre (JSIC) and i2M Ventures Sdn Bhd. Companies in Johor are invited to register for 1-2-1 meetings with up to 40 of the best of British technology companies taking part in the delegation to explore collaborations and partnerships.

The tech business matching event is the largest of its kind in South East Asia and the single most important opportunity of the year for Malaysian tech community to meet UK technology companies.

The business matching session* aims to provide:

  • An understanding of the UK's technology landscape/ecosystem
  • Meeting and networking with leading technology companies from the UK and Malaysia
  • Explore business prospects
  • Drive forward talent, innovation and R&D collaboration
  • Promo Videos: https://youtu.be/BpcZLJhOkWs
  • Soft Launch: https://youtu.be/3Smu3dKQW6I
  • Malaysia - UK Technology Partnership: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLx8TFJYkqt49pVfPiva5mlGgLK9qo40M-