Intro

NECO2017 is aim to foster sustainable construction by innovating sustainable construction approach while balancing the element of sustainable in greening our construction field. All Malaysian undergraduate and postgraduate students majoring in Architecture, Civil, Mechanical and Electrical from local universities or collages are encouraged to participate in this competition of “National Eco Construction Competition 2017”.

By having NECO2017, it would be a platform screening served on national level as preparation for international level competition. Currently, it is notified that NECO2017 will become preparatory platform for:

  • Solar Decathlon (jointly organized by US Department of Energy)
  • LafargeHolcim Awards (an International Awards for Sustainable Construction)

Who can Participate?

National Eco Construction Competition 2017 is a competition for students of all disciplines. This competition is open to all Malaysian undergraduate and postgraduate students from the universities or colleges in Malaysia aged between 18 to 30 years old.

Registration

All team members must register through the online registration.
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Download and read the Documents for complete guide.

Registration
March 2017

UTM
Skudai, Malaysia

Judge by 10
Expert Juries

Only 10
Will be Chosen

How to Submit

Key information about the submission process:

  • Registration open until 30th September 2017
  • Report is submitted online at admin@neco.my before 27th October 2017
  • Entries must be in English


Any questions or need help?

  • Please refer to Q&A or contact 012-7439590 (Mr. Amir)

Key requirements

  • Contact details of all team members
  • Evidence of participant proving their student status
  • Report summary: background and project concept (30 - 60 pages)
  • Technical details: dimensions, materials, costs and other key data
  • Project images (high resolution image files with captions)
  • Cost Estimates of project development

Documents

NECO2017 Guideline
The Guideline contains an overview of the competition, main conditions and requirements for entering NECO2017.
English – NECO2017 Guideline – A4 (PDF)

NECO2017 Rules
The Rules contains specification for the competition, judging criteria, operation, and requirements for participating in NECO2017.
English – NECO2017 Rules – A4 (PDF)

Step-by-step: Detailed guide to entering NECO2017
The Step-by-step guide with examples of how to complete the online entry form and requirements of the project report submission.
English – Step-by-step guide – A4 (PDF)

MyCREST

Promotions

Poster

Poster (PDF)

Bunting

Bunting (PDF)

Flyer

Flyer (PDF)

Q&A

Yes! This is a sustainable construction competition. All students related with the project development are welcome to join as long as the whole team members are from same institution.

Prizes

RM10,000.00

First Place

RM7,000.00

Second Place

RM5,000.00

Third Place

Special Award

By MAMPAN
(1 only)

*All the participants will be given a certificate of participation
*Top 10 Finalist will be given medals and certificate of award

Schedule

Stage 1

Registration
Closed
 

30th September 2017
(Friday)

Last Day of
Submission
 

27th October 2017
(Friday)

Jury & Judging
Workshop
 

29th October 2017
 

Top 10
Announcement
 

30th October 2017
 



Stage 2

Top 10
Confirmation
 

1st November 2017

Model & Presentation
Preparation
 

2nd - 26th November 2017

Last day of
Preparation & Setup
 

27th November 2017

Presentation &
Poject Display
 

28th - 29th November 2017

Juries

Engineering

To be announced

Verticality

IR. DR. ZUHAIRI ABD HAMID

Market Appeal

To be announced

Innovation

MR. MATTHIAS GELBER

Architecture

To be announced

Communication

MRS. YASMIN RASHID


Contact Us


National Eco Construction Competition 2017 (NECO2017)
Univeristi Teknologi Malaysia
81310 UTM Skudai, Johor Darul Takzim
Malaysia

Phone No.: +60 12-743 9590 (Mr. Amir)

Email: admin@neco.my

Submit Your Application Now Before Its Too Late!

"Challenge and adversity are meant to help you know who you are. Storms hit your weakness, but unlock your true strength." ― Roy T. Bennett,

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