SEGi showcases the brilliance of its individuals who have just notched a remarkable achievement on the world stage. The spotlight is on the exceptional trio from the Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment & Information Technology (FoEBEIT): Ir. Dr. Shamini Janasekaran, Ir. Tai Vin Cent, and their promising PhD student, Walisijiang Tayier. Together, they’ve captured the spotlight with a coveted Silver Award at the globally renowned International Innovation Design Expo 2023.
Organised by Universiti Teknikal Malaysia, the SEGi team surged ahead with their ingenious creation, “Stainless Steel Joint Using Microwave Brazing for Braces Application Towards Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 7.”
This achievement isn’t just about trophies; it’s a testament to SEGi’s commitment to practical innovation that betters society. The innovation in question, set to redefine dental practices, holds a promise of boosting self-esteem through revolutionary orthodontic methods. SEGi’s success not only positions it as an academic powerhouse but also as a driver of transformation within the global innovation arena.
The expo itself was a symphony of ideas from across the world, celebrating intellect and inspiration. SEGi’s triumph in this intellectual arena solidifies its role as a global intellectual leader, pushing boundaries and ushering change.
“Ideas coming to life is an exhilarating journey,” shared Ir. Dr. Shamini Janasekaran. “This win is a testament to SEGi’s nurturing environment that fosters groundbreaking thinking.”
For Ir. Tai Vin Cent, this victory goes beyond awards: “SEGi empowers us to create change that echoes through society. Being internationally recognised amplifies our commitment.”
SEGi’s unwavering focus on pioneering advancements cements its legacy as a transformative institution, shaping a future marked by innovation and progress.