Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre (MaGIC)
Gathering of Rising Entrepreneurs, Act Together (GREAT) 2016 was a multidimensional platform gathering startups, entrepreneurs and funders at Borneo Convention Centre Kuching from 2 – 3 April 2016.
Initiated by the Ministry of Finance (MOF) and the National Entrepreneur Development Office (NEDO), in collaboration with Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC) and the State Government of Sarawak, the 2-day gathering was packed with world-class entrepreneurship development programs.
MaGIC is to be a one-stop centre to empower entrepreneurs and among its functions include monitoring the performance of entrepreneurs, provide linkages to funding facilities and provide guidance, counselling and training for aspiring entrepreneurs.
MaGIC was first announced at the 4th Global Entrepreneurship Summit that was held in Kuala Lumpur in October 2013. It was again highlighted at the tabling of the 2014 National Budget in the same month where it was given an allocation of RM50 million.
The centre which is under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, Malaysia was officially opened on 27 April 2014, by YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak and Prime Minister and the Honorable Mr. Barack Obama, the President of the United States in conjunction of his visit to Malaysia.
For further information, please contact or log on to website:
Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC)
Block 3730, Persiaran APEC,
63000 Cyberjaya, Malaysia.
Tel: 03-8324 4800
Posted Date: 31 Jul 2016