Sharing Session: Funder’s Expectations on SDEC Grants

We would like to invite you to a sharing session on Friday, 10 September 2021 at  10:30 am via MS Teams Meeting.

What will this sharing session cover?

  • SDEC Translational Research Grant 2021
  • SDEC’s research focus
  • SDCE’s evaluation criteria for research proposal
  • How to prepare a winning proposal for SDEC grants




10:30 am

Commencement of session

11:30 am

Q & A

12:00 pm

Closing and end of session


The Invited Speaker:


Dr. Khairul Hafiz Sharkawi is the Head of Research and Development of Sarawak Digital Economy Corporation (SDEC), a Government-linked entity entrusted to lead the implementation of Sarawak’s Digital Economy initiatives. His team focuses on building Sarawak digital research and development capabilities and innovation ecosystem through government-university-industry collaboration. He received his PhD in Geoinformatics (3D GIS) from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). He has extensive experience as a researcher and well versed in planning, executing, consultation and managing research and development projects related to GIS. He has published a number of scientific publications and member of the Programme Committee for several international conferences. 




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