Aug. 24, 2015
Toray Industries (Malaysia) Sdn. Berhad
Toray Malaysia joins Penang Chief Minister at the Ground Breaking Ceremony of Tech-Dome Penang on 19th August 2015
The much awaited Tech-Dome Penang project, a science discovery centre that showcases the wonder of science and technology took off the ground recently. On 19th August 2015, a Ground Breaking Ceremony was officiated by the Chief Minister of Penang Tuan Lim Guan Eng at the Geodesic Dome of Komtar.
The RM25.0 million Tech-Dome Penang Project is an initiative of the Penang State government, with the financial supports of corporations and private individuals. When completed in mid of 2016, the Centre is aimed at cultivating curiosity and passion in science learning through fun-filled, hands-on experiences for young generation, thus turning them into future technologists. It will also be complemented with educational programmes, workshops, exhibitions and science camps for the children.
As one of the Founding Sponsors of this futuristic project, Toray Malaysia was invited to witness the happy occasion. Representing the Group at the function was Executive Director Mr. J. Kawakatsu and two other personnel.
Toray is hopeful that this CSR initiative will inspire and develop a tech-savvy and knowledgeable generation to come, in line with its corporate philosophy, “Contributing to society through the creation of new value with innovative ideas, technologies and products”.