Petrosains Science Festival 2016 - Why Solar Energy and How Famous It Is In Malaysia?


The workshop is focusing on the usage of Solar Energy in Malaysia, the future of the solar industry and government support for it as well as the practical usage of solar components.

It will be led by Teacher Raj, SOLS 24/7 CEO and creator of first Solar Academy in Malaysia devoted to vocational training of Orang Asli students.

Audience: All ages

You can book your seats now at no cost. However, you're advised to purchase your daily admission (RM5) and workshop (RM10) tickets at least one (1) week before the event. Entry is only allowed from the date/time on tickets purchased. For more info, visit:http://www.petrosains.com.my/psf2016-workshops/


Teacher Raj

Driven by his passion for education, social entrepreneurship and innovative approaches to social service, Teacher Raj founded two arms, SOLS 24/7 Malaysia and SOLS Social Enterprises to reach out to Malaysian and ASEAN communities. Teacher Raj started Solar Academy in 2015 as a pilot project which result was 30 graduated students immediately employed by Companies across Malaysia.

About SOLS 24/7:

SOLS 24/7 is an award-winning humanitarian organisation committed to making real change and development in the world. Through various education and social empowerment programs, they work unconditionally towards transforming under-served communities to develop their true potential and break the cycle of poverty. Using revolutionary and custom-designed models – Science of Languages, Science of Technology and Science of Life – their organization provides free education and social empowerment programs to under-served communities in Malaysia.

About PETROSAINS Science Festival:

The Petrosains Science Festival is Petrosains’ initiative to provide a unified platform for communities in the fields of science and technology, such as the industry players and science academia, to come together for the common purpose of engaging and inspiring the Malaysian public, especially the younger generation, to the wonders of science and technology. The festival is similar to other such events held in major cities such as Edinburgh, Manchester, New York and Singapore, and is another step taken by Petrosains to play our role as a leading science centre and important supporting component to the country’s educational landscape. Through this Festival, we hope to further contribute to the popularizing of science to the public that combines the engaging and interactive Petrosains approach with the day-to-day relevance that industry and academia partners will bring.

Tue Sep 13, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM MYT
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Workshop 4, PETROSAINS, The Discovery Center, Level 4, Suria KLCC
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Petrosains, PETRONAS Twin Towers, Level 4, Suria KLCC, 50088 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Malaysia