In support of the Kuala Lumpur Engineering Science Fair (KLESF) held from 1st to 3rd November 2019, Malaysia Toray Science Foundation (MTSF) invited two past MTSF award recipients, namely Ms Tan Mun Wai (Institut Pendidikan Guru, Negeri Sembilan) and Ms. Fatimah Zaharah Binti Ali (Universiti Teknologi MARA, Selangor) to showcase their winning science education projects. Ms Fatimah was aided by her two co-winners, Ms. Nur Hikamah Binti Seth and Dr. Salizatul Llyana Binti Ibrahim.
MTSF’s exhibition booth attracted much enthusiastic and interests from both the students and parents. It was the fourth exhibitions taken part by MTSF at the KLESF.
The KLESF 2019 was officiated by Tun Dr. Ling Liong Sik, Chancellor of Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman. Accompanied by Ir. Academician Prof. Emeritus Tan Sri Dato’ Dr. Chuah Hean Teik and Ir. Prof. Dr. Ewe Hong Tat, he later stopped by at MTSF’s booth to congratulate the Foundation’s for its successful efforts in advancing science & technology in Malaysia, since its establishment in 1993.
The 3-day fair offered many hands-on activities for the 60,000 visitors who thronged the 500 odd exhibitions booths set up by the various universities, institutions, agencies, NGOs and industries. The various educational talks, workshops, science quiz and robotic competitions were keenly participated by the enthusiastic students, with some of them coming as far as Cambodia, Philippines, Thailand and Indonesia.