Industry & Market Development

Commercialisation and Market Engagement Opportunities

Through our industry engagement initiatives, we are set out to drive 6 key market verticals in the Internet of Things (IoTs) identified by the industry – healthcare, transportation, manufacturing, smart cities and retail. 

CREST also plays a key role in facilitating collaborations between industry and universities, between MNCs and SMEs, with the support and participation from the relevant Government organisations and institutions, through various knowledge exchange and business-matching initiatives including Strategic Workshops, Symposiums, Domain Expert Database, and Shared Services Database.

CREST Place @Penang open its doors in 2014 and is focused on LED, embedded and IoT, and IC Design. It aims to be an innovation hub where ideas are created, executed and accelerated; and where entrepreneurs can grow their businesses be it for expansion or to test out their business ideologies. CREST is working with industry players like Cisco, Dell, IBM, Intel, and Kontron to jointly set up the IoT Cloud Data Centre and Research Lab in CREST Place.

CREST Place @Johor began its operations in July 2019 focused on creating an innovation design ecosystem and developing companies with activities and/or involvement in IC Design, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Automation and Robotics. 

Rental @ CREST Place

Rooms / Offices

Facilities provided include shared meeting rooms, shared pantry, surau, CCTV. 24-hour security, free open space parking, wi-fi, card access to incubator, photocopy and printing services.

We provide up to 50% discount to technology companies who are involved in R&D, and have met the below requirements:

– less than 5 years in operations;

– less than 5 years in operations;

– with revenue of less than RM500,000 each year; and a Malaysian controlled organisation.


If you are looking for just a cubicle space, we have just that for you as well.
It comes with all the other facilities that we offer to other tenants.