1st Innompic Games Introduction to Malaysia – UNIKL Varsity Entrepreneur
In conjunction with the Malaysia Rural Entrepreneur Carnival held at PWTC KL dated on the 19th – 20th Oct 2017.
UNIKL, the 2nd IG host, conducted the 1st Innompic games introduction workshop in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. About 300 students & officers from various UNIKL disciplines attended the half day program.
The program started by the Malaysia Coordinator & 2nd IG committee chairman, Mr. Othman Haj Ismail, is a sharing session by the award winners and mini Innompic games organized by the IG1 ambassadors. According to Mr. Othman the Innompic Games began at the international conference on “Creation of Global Virtual Venture Value” held in 2010 in Ulyanovsk, Russia.
During 2010-2017, Innoball trainings, both open and corporate, have been conducted in various countries. The Innonmpic games are the 360 of Innovation methodology, and resemble the cradle to grave concept.
The current traditional entrepreneurial education needs some revamping. New Entrepreneurial education is now moving towards a gaming methodology. The Innompic games are not only for new product creations, but also for transforming fading or tail end products. Also, it not only teaches entrepreneurial skills, but also invaluable managerial skills. The Innompic games cover from inventiveness, to direction setting, product guidelines, commercialization strategy and sustainment, all through its 10 core tools.
4 teams comprised of UNIKL students competed in the mini Innompic games. The team was guided by the IG ambassadors on the games flows and provided tips in creating solutions, challenges, and anticipation. The 2 big challenges they needed to solve were;
- How to promote the Innompic games throughout Asia.
- An E platform for new product development.
Besides learning the flow of the Innompic games, the 300 students / actors were also exposed to the judging method and Q & A engagement between judges and the audiences.
Prizes were given by the organizers of UNKL – Teknoputra Division, to the team winners as well as to Mr. Innovation & Mrs. Innovation of UNIKL.
“I was very impressed with all of the new things happening right in front of me.”
“I was a shy person, but after playing the simulation, I became much more confident with myself.”
“We generation Y & Z don’t like to challenge our minds to go far, “The Innompic games it really challenges us to think outside the box.”
That was the interviewed session between UNIKL students and the IG1 team, on “What can you learn from the Innompic Games”
Quoting the Prime Minister of Malaysia’s speeches during the opening of the KUD Carnival day, “We need to be more creative & innovative, technology based, and digitalized and global players”.
“Within 2 – 3 years’ time, it’s going to be another 4.0 industry” said D.G of Malaysian Productivity Corporation.
The innompic games mission & vision is to unlock creativity and innovation on a national scale and what the Prime Minister of Malaysia is saying is all included in the Innompic games.
Last but not least, before going through the “INNOVATION TRANSFORMATION”, involve us as part of your strategic partner to achieve your journey.
Those who wish to learn about Innompic games do not hesitate to contact the Malaysian & Asian Coordinator – Mr. Othman Ismail – Linked & firstname.lastname@example.org
source: Othman Ismail Linkedin