The National Innovation and Creative Economy Expo 2017 or NICE 2017


The National Innovation and Creative Economy Expo 2017 or NICE 2017 is a premier event for researchers and educators to convey works relating to Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) to the public.  Slated to be the main INNOVATION EXPO, NICE 2017 will be held on October 12-16, 2017 at Technology Park Malaysia.


NICE 2017 is an expo that will change Malaysia’s economic landscape, in consonance with the country’s aspiration towards becoming a high income and developed nation that is driven by innovation. The platform will create the talent pool in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) that will drive innovation capacity, increase productivity, and promote sustainability and competitiveness.

NICE 2017 brings together representatives from the Technology, Edutainment, ICT, Wellness and Knowledge sectors. It is a definitive gathering for those who are concerned with supporting and promoting innovation best practices, ensuring value creation and supporting the best quality care for those who need it most.

Show Factsheet

Venue Technology Park Malaysia (TPM), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Date 12 – 16 October 2017
Opening Hours 10am to 10pm
Opening Ceremony Guest of Honour YAB Dato’ Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi
Deputy Prime Minister
Admission Open to public
Status The largest Science, Technology and Innovation Expo in Malaysia
Size of Exhibition 20 acres (gross)
10 Signature Programmmes
  1. Journey to Malaysia 2050
  2. KL Science Fiction
  3. Smart Home
  4. E-Sport
  5. Microsoft Future Job
  6. Animation Village
  7. National ICT Security Discourse
  8. Drone Racing GP
  9. Petrosains
  10. Fun Run for Science
Held Alongside
  1. National Planetarium
  2. National Science Centre
Number of  Visitors 500,000
Hosted, Supported and
Co-Organised by
Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI)
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NICE’17 Exhibit Profile

NICE TECHNOLOGYProvide business tools to assists SMEs to identify relevant technology & market trends.

To establish the Technology and Market Radar (TMR) that is suitable for Malaysian SMEs, providing them with business tools to identify relevant technology and market trends for making strategic decisions on technology investment.

NICE WELLNESSEncourage more graduates to venture into R&D to produce innovative bio-based wellness products to help boost a healthy lifestyle, as well as encourage entrepreneurship in the sector.

Bioeconomy Corporation will offer BioShoppe, a market access platform for the commercialistion of natural-based wellness products by BioNexus Status Companies; Bioeconomy Community Development Programme (BCDP) to create income generation and job opportunities for rural communities; and showcase of more than 20 innovators from the grassroots segment.

NICE ICTICT users, enthusiasts, experts, industry players, academic researchers and government representatives can network, exchange experiences and spark new ideas in an open social space.

Themed in-line with the new digital economy which is strengthened by technology & innovation.

NICE KNOWLEDGEFeatures the Government’s initiatives through the National Transformation 2050 (TN50) Programme which envisions Malaysia as an advanced nation in 2050, and spearheading socio-economic growth.
NICE EDUTAINMENTConcept designed to educate & spread knowledge through entertainment, process of understanding knowledge in science, technology & innovation in a more effective & fun manner.

The mammoth eSports event within NICE 2017 along with next-generation technologies such as the Internet of Things (IoT), 3D printing, animation and multimedia will bring entertainment that is intellectually challenging and foster creative thinking.