APIC 2017

Closing Ceremony live at MPC’s Facebook (click HERE)

Annual Productivity & Innovation Conference and Exposition (APIC) 2017 is a prime event organised by Malaysia Productivity Corporation (MPC). APIC brings together two of MPC’s major Team Excellence Conventions on Innovative & Creative Circle (ICC) and Quality Environment (QE/5S) which showcases outstanding achievements from the industries. The theme “FROM IDEAS TO REALITY” corresponds productivity as the integral component in order to achieve higher production, higher income and hence higher standard of living.


1. To provide an opportunity for the participants to share and exchange ideas on best practices;

2. To learn from the ‘Best of the Best’ Teams in achieving continuous improvement;

3. To inculcate the culture of knowledge-sharing and life-long learning.


The Best Overall Team Excellence Award Winner is selected among the winners of each sector. The award winner will receive the Minister of International Trade and Industry challenge trophy.

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Inno Cafe @ APIC 2017

INNOVATION CAFÉ or INNO CAFÉ is a town hall session that is organised in conjunction with APIC 2017 that discusses on the issues and challenges in driving productivity of the nation through innovation and creativity. This session provides opportunity to various target segments in the entire value chain of the economy in sharing their own feedbacks from different perspectives that help improve their future strategic plans. The participants comprise of the industries, associtions, facilitators and young generation who are the future workforce. The expected outcome:

  • To gain feedback and ideas for improvements
  • To raise awareness on productivity through innovation and creativity
  • To link the demand and supplies in the entire value chain

The participants will have the privilege to observe the sharing of innovative and creative improvement projects at the Team Excellence Convention by the public and private sector organisations.

Winner of The Best APIC 2017 Poster Competition

Day One :

  1. IEMT Group (Telekom Malaysia Berhad)
  2. OPD Reform (Alam Flora Sdn Bhd)

Day Two :

  1. Beyond Innovation Group (Institut Penyelidikan dan Kemajuan Pertanian Malaysia (MARDI))
  2. K4U Group (ASEAN Bintulu Fertilizer Sdn Bhd)
  3. Mr. TOPS (Rapid Rail Sdn Bhd)

Day Three :

  1. Architrave Group (Johor Land)
  2. SJ UNIC Group (PERKESO)
  3. MAKERS Group (Kolej Matrikulasi Labuan)
The prize can be claimed from the MPC’s exhibition secretariat (Mr. Muhammad Suffian Ahmad). CONGRATULATION


There are 90 amazing posters from 176 participations have been recognised by the APIC 2017 Posters Competition committee based on following criteria:

  1. Creativity 20%
  2. Added value 20%
  3. Information 20%
  4. Project chronology 20%
  5. Voting by APIC 2017 participants 20%

There are 30 posters will be displayed every day and the best selected posters will be announced at MPC’s Facebook and WayUp.my

The overall winner will be announced at Gala Dinner APIC 2017. The result of the competition is absolute and the selection of the winners is not affected by Team Excellence Convention criteria.