SELANGOR, 28 March – Universiti Kuala Lumpur Institute of Medical Science and Technology (UniKL MESTECH) created history when their team GLOIRE, comprising of Nalini Fahimi binti Mustapa, Mohamed Zul Fadli bin Khairuddin, Khairul Mustaffa bin Bokra and Khairul Nizam bin Md Isa won the Gold prize at the Central Region Mini Team Excellence Convention, an innovation convention organized by the Malaysia Productivity Cooperation (MPC).
TEAM GLOIRE From left : Mr. Mohamed Zul Fadli bin Khairuddin, Mrs. Nalini Fahimi binti Mustapa, Mr. Khairul Mustaffa bin Bokra and Mr. Khairul Nizam bin Md Isa.
The convention was held at the Grand Blue Wave Hotel, Shah Alam with the aim to provide a platform for quality experts and practitioners as well as enthusiasts from all over the country to learn from the experiences and good practices of other organisations and teams in improving productivity and processes using unique and practical innovations.
Mr. Mohamed Zul Fadli bin Khairuddin presenting team GLOIRE's innovation project to the the audience and panel of judges.
The convention saw participating teams presenting various improvement projects utilising a diverse quality improvement tools and techniques in showcasing their innovation projects. A panel of experienced judges evaluated the competing teams where several categories were contested; Gold and Silver awards, The Most Promising Circle award and The Best Young Innovative and Creative Circle award.
Accompanied by an interactive video designed by Ahmad Bazilin bin Ahmad Khasim, UniKL MESTECH presented a project titled ‘CASE STUDY IN UNIKL MESTECH: LEAN PROCESS IMPROVEMENT FOR STAFF CLAIM'. The simple but innovative presentation by team GLOIRE won the hearts of the judges, winning UniKL MESTECH the Gold prize award. With the achievement, the team will move on to compete at the ‘Regional Convention on Team Excellence 2017' scheduled to be held in July this year.
Mrs. Nalini Fahimi binti Mustapa receiving the Gold prize Award from Mr. Ab Rahim Yusoff (Timbalan Ketua Pengarah MPC)
The convention was successful in its objective to augment cooperation and fostering leadership within and between participating organisations, share experiences to improve organisational performances, and ultimately recognise outstanding efforts for quality improvements by each organization. It is hoped that UniKL MESTECH would benefit from the experience and continue to promote and intensify quality improvements of the institute.
Dr. Izuddin Fahmy Abu