23 June 2020 – UTB & Sesame World Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Lab received a working visit from the Ministry of Transport and Info communications (MTIC) yesterday at the UTB campus.
Upon arrival, the Minister of MTIC, Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Abdul Mutalib bin Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia Dato Paduka Haji Mohammad Yusof was welcomed by the Vice-Chancellor of UTB, Yang Mulia Professor Dr. Dayang Hjh Zohrah binti Hj Sulaiman at the Main lobby of the University.
During the visit, the minister was accompanied by the Manager of Sesame World Technology, Yang Mulia Mr Foo Ji Ding to take a closer look at some of the facilities at the UTB & Sesame World STI Lab such as the directed sound systems and sense surround systems. The minister also viewed one of the projects done by the PhD student under the Sesame World Technology scholarship.
UTB & Sesame World STI Lab was established in 2017 and it is one of the deliverables in the strategic collaboration between UTB and Sesame World Technology. The Lab accommodates research and development facilities in the domain of directed sounds, digital media and artificial intelligence.