‘Demand –Driven Innovation Project’ by Public-Private Research Network or PPRN, is an initiative spearheaded by the Ministry of Education Malaysia; as one of the strategies to close the technological knowledge gap, increase productivity and strengthen Malaysian economic development through innovation and commercialization programs.

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PPRN will:

Create a knowledge-friendly ecosystem through applied research.
Increase productivity and technological knowledge of industry, thus enabling them to move up in the value chain
Ensure that the research carried out by higher education institutions and research institutions remain relevant and meet the needs of industry and society
Ensure cost-effective implementation of innovative projects
Ensure achievement of the Economic Transformation Plan (ETP): sustained development and more equitable society