Built on the sands of time and in a region of unceasing conflict, Amman, the capital of Jordan, was a timely host for the 8th World Science Forum 2017 themed “Science For Peace” in early November. The country also lies at the heart of a region where numerous civilisations had to innovate for survival. Innovative adaption and cultural exchanges went hand in hand over many millennia.
Malaysia Commercialisation Year (MCY) were held successfully in Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre from 12th until 13th December 2017, in conjunction with Global Entrepreneurship Community (GECommunity) Summit 2017. MCY is a platform to raise awareness of stakeholders as well as the public on the importance and potential of innovation and commercialization in raising the nation’s revenue. Aligned with the theme of the event, “Designing the Future”, GECommunity Summit 2017 aims to build global communities to drive future growth of entrepreneurship.