29 Nov 2012
SilTerra conferred award by Malaysian Scientific Association (MSA)

On 29th November 2012, SilTerra was conferred an award by Malaysian Scientific Association (MSA) in recognition of SilTerra's outstanding contribution to Science & Technology.

Dr Kamarulzaman Mohamed Zin, CEO of SilTerra, received the award presented by the Deputy Minister of Science, Technology & Inovation (MOSTI), YB Datuk Haji Fadillah Bin Haji Yusoff, during the Malam Anugerah Sains & Teknologi 2012 at Kelab DiRaja Selangor, Dataran Merdeka, Kuala Lumpur .

About MSA:

The Persatuan Ahli-Ahli Sains Malaysia , Malaysian Scientific Association (MSA) is the premier science and technology organisation in Malaysia . The Association was established in 1955, dedicated to the promotion and advancement of Science and Technology (S&T) in Malaysia . MSA is recognised by the Malaysian Government Ministries charged with the development of S&T. Membership is opened to all qualified persons and scientists residing or working in Malaysia .

The Objectives of the Association are as follows:

  • To promote the advancement of science and technology in Malaysia and disseminate scientific knowledge;
  • To stimulate and encourage the understanding and study of scientific and technological and socio-economic problems, in particular those of national interest.
  • To coordinate activities of professional scientific bodies, promote greater inter-disciplinary cooperation and encourage simultaneous development of the different scientific disciplines.
  • To represent scientific opinion in Malaysia and act as an independent professional body.
  • To maintain liaison with scientists internationally and to cooperate in international scientific programmes.
  • To recognise outstanding contributions to the advancement of science.

Attached are pictures of the award that was presented.