Sunway City Iskandar Puteri and NEC Corporation of Malaysia Sdn Bhd (NEC Malaysia) has introduced new Innovation Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Sunway Big Box Office Tower to gear the support for Malaysia’s digital economy.
Temporarily located at Sunway Citrine Hub in Sunway City Iskandar Puteri, Johor, NEC Malaysia’s Innovation Centre of Excellence (CoE) will manage services and solutions for smart cities, as well as help equipping local talents with the necessary skills to succeed in this new.
“We are pleased that NEC has chosen Sunway Big Box Office Tower as their preferred location to set up their first regional contact centre here in Malaysia. With the expansion of NEC Malaysia to Johor, we are confident that they will be able to reach out to the customers in SEA region to provide them with more efficient services with its cutting-edge customer experience,” Gerard said.
Meanwhile, Chong Kai Wooi, Managing Director of NEC Malaysia said, “Sunway City Iskandar Puteri as a fast-growing city with sustainability at its core, is the ideal platform for us to expand our smart city solutions and achieve sustainable development in Malaysia and the ASEAN region.”
“We are looking forward to developing innovative core digital technologies and services that deliver greater social value for a better future,” he added.
This agreement between the developer and NEC Malaysia will enable them to benefit to society further in term of providing job opportunities, contributing to the economic growth of the emerging self-sustaining townships in Johor.
“We have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with NEC Asia Pacific Pte Ltd in 2018 to enhance the township’s safety and security which included biometrics and video analytics. Today, we’re thankful and happy to see the team expanding in Sunway City Iskandar Puteri.”
“We have more to accomplish together as partners and hope to bring in new innovations together to develop the community and Malaysia itself,” concluded Gerard.
Being the next smart sustainable city in Johor, Sunway City Iskandar Puteri will not only aid NEC Malaysia in enhancing its corporate image but also integrate sustainability within the corporation due to its well-planned infrastructure.