International Conference and Exposition on Inventions by Institutions of Higher Learning (PECIPTA) is a biannual program organised by the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia together with its partner institutions since 2001. The aim of this event is to provide a platform for researchers from institutions of higher learning to showcase their innovative research products and services to the public. This year PECIPTA was hosted by University Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM), Batu Pahat from 22 -23 Sept 2019.

More than 400 research projects from private and public institutions of higher learning and innovative products from industries and private sectors were showcase at the 2-day event.

Dr. Golnoosh Manteghi who represented IUKL at PECIPTA 2019 with her project “Potential Optimum Model of Waterbody on Urban Streets in Melaka City” won a silver medal in the competition. Her research project was funded by the Ministry of Higher Education.