Turning Ideas Into Innovations

ISBN: 978-983-2466-12-3

Author: Bugs Tan

Editors: AP Dr Syed Ahmad Iskandar, Folorunso Clement Oluwole

Format: Book Chapter

Release Date: March 2013

Binding: Paperback & eBook

Price: MYR30 


This is a guidebook that reveals a methodology on how you can turn your idea into an invention. This is especially if you are an invention for the first time. Either as a student or a working adult, this book shows you the way to creating a successful invention. The author has laid out seven simple and easy to follow steps in the book. these steps start with conceptualising an idea, turning it into an invention and eventually placing the end product on the market. It spells out the possibilities of achieving your dreams should the steps are carefully followed.

Bugs Tan has 15 national awards to his name. He received the National Innovation Award from the Prime Minister in 2007. In 2009, he was honoured in India with an International Excellence Award for innovation. In 2012 he was inducted into the Innovation Hall of Fame at the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.

Sustainability in Built Environment I

ISBN: 978-983-2466-10-9

Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr Mohd Hamdan Ahmad

Associate Editors: AP Dr Syed Ahmad Iskandar, Folorunso Clement Oluwole and Reza Hashemi Nik

Format: Book Chapter

Pages: 170

Release Date: December 2012

Binding: Paperback & eBook

Price: MYR80 


The present book comprises of a compilation of papers on sustainable practices in the built environment.These are works by scholars and researchers from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and relate to issues in sustainable architecture in the Malaysian context. The issues raised here primarily relate to energy conservation and building maintenance as the currently more popular topics in sustainable construction practice. However, the work also includes a number of very unique topics ranging from the education of sustainable architecture to the relationship between preservation of biodiversity, carbon sequestration and sustainable construction.


ISBN: 978-983-2466-11-6

Editor: Prof Madya Dr Syed Ahmad Iskandar Syed Ariffin; Nor Fazilah Mohd Ali; Nooraishikin Minhat; Leng Pau Chung

Format: Book

Released: September 2013

Binding: Hardback & Paperback


MyINOVASI is a compilation of MyINOVASI2012 program organised by Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and Institute Sultan Iskandar served as a Secretariat for this event. This innovation competition is a MOHE flagship program to foster an innovative and creative culture which indirectly would benefit Malaysia society. 

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