Repost: RMATHs UTM team won 2017 Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards

Link: http://news.utm.my/2017/06/rmaths-utm-team-won-2017-asia-pacific-stevie-awards/

JOHOR BAHRU, 11 June 2017 –  Congratulations, RMATHs UTM team from  Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) have won 2017 Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards in Tokyo, Japan.

The Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards are international business awards competitions that are open to all organizations in the 22 nations of the Asia-Pacific region.

The 2017 Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards have recognized organizations in 15 nation including Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, the United Kingdom, the U.S.A. and Vietnam.

More than 700 nominations about innovative achievements in the 22-nation APAC region were considered by the judges this year. Only top three nominations were selected to be the winner for each category.

The nomination from RMATHs UTM team won bronze Stevie® Award in the Innovation in Education or Training Apps category in 2017 Asia-Pacific Stevie Award.

A team of researchers comprising Prof. Dr. Zaidatun Tasir, Rozita Abdul Jalil and Dr. Shaharuddin Md Salleh from Faculty of Education won the award through their innovation achievement titled “RMATHs – Mobile Based Numeracy Learning Applications for Learning Disabilities Students”.

Rozita Abdul Jalil, Research Officer from Office of Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research and Innovation) UTM also the postgraduate student from Faculty of Education UTM was representing the team to receive the award.

Standing together with the winners from international and well known company like Telkom Indonesia, PETROKIMIA Gresik(Indonesia), Cisco System (Australia and India), Freelancer.com (Australia),  Amobee (USA), Hong Kong Tourism Board(CHina), TBM Co, LTd (Japan), Oracle  and many more .