Telemedicine Innovation Challenge

Congratulation to shortlisted teams!


The Telemedicine Innovation Challenge 2017 is a platform for innovators like yourself to come forward and present your ideas! Whether you are a student, healthcare service provider, industry player or even an innovative thinker, we would love to have you together with us to create new solutions for future health using information and technologies. The solutions can be anything from medical tools, home monitoring system, health information support system, equipment for treatment and care and patient-service providers communication. TIC 2017 looks at creative and innovative E-health solutions that are potential and worthy of further development.

Shortlisted teams will be awarded with a development fund of RM3,000.00 and  the opportunity to present their products at the Competition. It is also the best opportunity for you to pitch your idea(s) to potential investors, policy makers, and other relevant stakeholders. Projects with translational potential will also be given the opportunity to collaborate with industrial partners.

We are looking for the following criteria:

  • Relatedness to telemedicine

  • Novelty

  • Feasibility

  • Its engagement to the community

And this year, we are looking for innovative health solutions in the following areas:

  • Aged care

  • Chronic disease management

  • Wellness and health prevention


Expression of Interest (E0I)

Have an interest or project in the field of telemedicine? Do register with us and submit your EOI now! As long as it is your original idea, we welcome your participation regardless of the stage of development.

Please submit your expression of interest here.


Important Dates

Open for EOI submissions


3 January 2017

EOI submission closing date

17 March 2017 

Announcement of acceptance

30 April 2017

Submission of 1-minute video 

31 May 2017

Workshop Series A 

22-23 April 2017

Workshop Series B 

20 May 2017 

Telemedicine Conference

15-17 August 2017


Awards and Prizes

First Prize: RM 3000.00 for each category
Second Prize: RM 2000.00 for each category
Third Prize: RM 1000.00 for each category
1-minute Video Competition: RM 1000.00



The registration fee for each team is RM 600.00. This registration fee will entitle your team to access the conference proceeding EXCLUDING conference dinner. At the end of the conference, each team member will receive a certificate of participation from the organizing committee.

To register, please go here.


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