Dr Daniel Loy

Director, Centre of Learning & Innovation of Petrosains

Ainuddin Wahid Bin Abdul Wahab​

Associate Professor
Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology of University of Malaya

Mohd Izmir Yamin

CEO/CTO​ of Independence-X Aerospace Sdn Bhd ​

Lai Wai Kit

Senior Manager of

Accenture Malaysia

Benjamin Wong

VP, Payments and Usage

Consumer Lifestyle Finance

OCBC Bank (M) Berhad

Liyana Jalal

Project Manager
Social Inclusion & Vibrant Entrepreneurship of MaGIC

Mohd Zamri Shah Mastor

Senior Assistant Director, National Planetarium


Mohamad Hamka Muslim

Research Officer 


Mohd Parid Sulaiman

Engineering Director,

Strategic Program, Malaysia Design Center, Intel Malaysia 

Final Pitch Judging Criteria 


03:30PM : 21 October 2018, Sunday

All criteria are equally weighted (1/5). Final presentations will be evaluated by each criteria on a 1 – 5 scale.

1. Impact

How much impact (quality and quantity) can this project have?


2. Creativity

How creative is the approach? Is it something that isn't being addressed by the market?

3. Product

How well does this project fit the needs of the challenge it addresses? How user friendly is the technology?

4. Sustainability

How good is the plan for next steps? Is the project organized in a way so others can take the project to the next level?

5. Presentation

How well did the team communicate their project? Are they effective in telling the story of the project and why it is important?


Tee Wee Jing

Senior Lecturer of Taylor's University

Wan Ahmad Jailani Wan Ngah

Head of IT Division of Astro X

Patihe Suip

Head of IT of Astro X

Khairul Azhar Kasmiran

Senior Lecturer of ​Universiti Putra Malaysia

Maznuddin Zainuddin

Digital Architect of TM GDC (Group Digital Center)

Mohd Harridon

Test Pilot / Associate Professor
Malaysian Institute of Aviation Technologyof Universiti Kuala Lumpur

Dr. Hameedur Rahman

Senior Research Scientist of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Johnson Lam

Founder of KakiDIY Dot Com

Giorgio Catucci
Principal Consultant of DHL IT Services

Nesiba Smajic

Chief Human Resource Officer​ of LuxTag.io 

Navin Danapal

SEA Director


Lam Meng Chun

Faculty of Information Science And Technology of UKM

Dr Noor Azurati Ahmad

Associate Professor Deputy Director of Innovation and Commercialization Center (ICC) UTM KL & Head of Cyber-Physical Systems Research Group

Mohd Shahriman Nazree Bin Hashim​

Manager – Client & Partner Engagement, Data Economy​ of MDEC

Yaszrina binti Mohamad Yassin

Manager – High Impact Use Cases, Data Economy of MDEC

Lee Tat Wyng

Analyst of Accenture Malaysia

Lim Seng Hoong

Associate Manager of

Accenture Malaysia

Mohd Shafrizan Solah

Sea Patriots Organization



Syafiruddin Mustafa

Ecosystem Research Analyst, Technology & Innovation

of MaGIC

1st & 2nd Pitching Session Judging Criteria 


10:00AM & 1:30PM : 21 October 2018, Sunday

The presentations will be judged by mentors by Innovation/Tech/Impact Index. All criteria are equally weighted (1/3). Presentations will be evaluated by each criteria on a 1 – 10 scale.

1. Innovativeness

How innovative / creative / unique is the idea? Was there a novel approach applied to solve the problem?

2. Technical awesomeness

How technically sophisticated / advanced / elegant was the solution?

3. Impact

How impactful is the idea? Can it impact the lives of many people in a significant way? Is there a business potential?