National Technology & Innovation Sandbox

Advancing Malaysia through Advanced Technology

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Introduction

National Technology and Innovation Sandbox (NTIS) is a facility that allows researchers, innovators, startups and high-tech entrepreneurs to test their products, services, business models and delivery mechanisms in a live environment.

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NTIS Role

Aimed to accelerate advanced technology adoption and aid with economic recovery using locally developed innovations and inventions.

Phase 01
Idea Development & Validation

Phase 02
Product Efficacy Development

Phase 03
Product Development & Approval for Market Adoption

Medical and Healthcare
Technology

NTIS Targeted Sectors

Opens to technologies, products, solutions, and R&D from all sectors. There will be a preference for the following sectors given the current needs

Culture, Arts and
Tourism

Manufacturing

Agriculture

Education

NTIS Focused Technologies

It is open to all technology, with priority given to the following:

5G / 6G
Sensor
Technology
4D/5D
Printing
Advanced
Materials
Advanced
Intelligent
Systems
Cyber security
& Encryption

Augmented Analytics & Data Discovery
Blockchain
Neuro Technology
Bioscience Technology
Robotic
Drones
Manufacturing Technologies
Electrical & Electronics

Benefits & Support

Capacity building programmes

Market access & procurement facilitation

Funding

Testbed and test environment facilitation

Facilitation/review of regulations and laws

Multi-industry adoption

More Information

General

When will applications open for the National Technology and Innovation Sandbox?

Applications will be open from the 1st of July onwards but the application evaluation process will start in September 2020.

Eligibility Criteria

Who can apply to the NTIS?

Malaysian citizens or registered companies in Malaysia which have at least 51% ownership by Malaysians and the primary base of operations is in Malaysia. The primary applicant must be a Malaysian citizen above 18 years old and residing in Malaysia.

Eligibility Criteria

How long is the application process?

Applications will be open from the 1st of July onwards but the application evaluation process will start in September 2020.