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ISTIC Certified Training Programme on Science, Technology and Innovation(STI) Policy and Management for Developing Countries (ICPS)
8-15 September 2014
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


The ICPS was successfully held from 8 – 15 September 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

This is the fifth training programme in Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Policy organised by ISTIC which was supported by Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), Malaysia, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and Islamic Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO).

 27 selected participants from 18 countries attended the training programme. The lists of participants are attached in Appendix 1.

 The training programme was officially opened by Dr.Zulkifli bin Mohamed Hashim, Deputy Secretary General (Science), representing Dato’ Sri Dr. Noorul Ainur Binti Mohd. Nur, Secretary General, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), Malaysia.

The main objective of training workshop is to provide the necessary knowledge and sharing of experience to participants in order to ensure that they are in good position to face the challenges in driving socio-economic transformation through the strategic management of science, technology and innovation.

The training programme provided the following learning experience to the participants:

 §  Learning key principles related to STI Policy and Management

§  Get to apply Best Practices in STI Management through Projects

§  Acquire key competencies in :-

o STI Policy and Management

o Development of Policy Responses

o Applying Technology Management Best Practices in implementing policies

o Developing human capital agenda in delivering the STI policies

o Creating Support Systems for the National Innovation System

o Enhancing National Capacity in STI


Dr. Zulkifli

Official Opening and Address by Dr. Zulkifli bin Mohamed Hashim, Deputy Secretary General (Science), representing Dato' Sri Dr. Noorul Ainur Binti Mohd. Nur, Secretary General, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI)


Welcome Address by Academician Dato’ Ir. (Dr.) Lee Yee Cheong FASc, Chairman, ISTIC Governing Board.



Welcome Address by Dr. Maha Merezak, Representative of Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO)


Dr. William G. Padolina, President of National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines giving his lecture.

Prof. Mu Rongping from Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Policy and Management presenting his lecture.


Mr. Ahmad Zairin Ismail, Chief Operating Officer of Malaysian Green Technology Corporation gives briefing on the organization.

Dato’ Paduka Syed Isa Bin Syed Alwi, the Managing Director of Algaetech International Sdn Bhd gives briefing on organization.

Participants at GreenTech Corporation

Participants at Algaetech International Sdn Bhd.


Participant doing their group’s assignments during the training workshop.


A participant from Zimbabwe giving her group’s presentation.

Participants completing their group's assignment for final presentation

One of the participants holding the certificate.


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