UMI Makassar – PT Pertamina (Persero) challenges the young technopreneur to collide innovation and technology through Pertamina Technopreneur Challenge (PTC).

The event that organized in collaboration between the Faculty of Industrial Technology Universitas Muslim Indonesia (UMI-FTI) is an appropriate technology competition that focuses on aspects of entrepreneurship.

The activity is ongoing until December 4 for the collection of files and will be conducted interview selection and presentations as the top event on 27-28 December 2016.

Area Manager CSR u0026 SMEPP Sulawesi PT Pertamina, Syarifuddin said that Pertamina CSR program wants innovation from young people that can be used for the public and promote their entrepreneurship spirit.

Later the winners will get the cost of capital in the process of a start-up business.

PTC can be followed individually or in groups and able to apply through once uploading papers related technology work that to be contested.

Winners will be contracted through the Pertamina partnership program and given capital according to the type of business that will be held.

To become a champion, the committee applies criteria which technology works that competed can be used as a means of small industrial production, easy to operate, practical, with affordable prices and that is the result of the latest findings / improvements.

“The assessment also focuses on the benefits and usefulness of the tool / work, innovation, and creativity, originality of ideas in the creation of the work. Have an economic value on the tool’s ability to be marketed commercially, “said Dean of FTI UMI, Ir Zakir Sabara.

(Humas UMI)