9 March 2019 – Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) together with Animation Society of Malaysia (ANIMAS), Summit Subang USJ and Red Circle Sdn Bhd organized Zoom Kartun 2019 at the USJ Summit shopping mall in Subang Jaya.

Zoom Kartun 2019 provides a platform for ANIMAS’s cartoon, comic and local animation collectors. Zoom Kartun is an annual event held in the effort to highlight the works of writers, comic artists and collectors of local artworks to the general public.

MyIPO participated in organizing the Copyright Comic Poster Competition and conducting a briefing session on copyright. This briefing session was conducted with the aims to increase the level of understanding on the protection of copyright among the comic artists.

The Copyright Comic Poster Competition received a total of 30 participants. Their artworks in the competition will be displayed to public in the effort of raising the awareness on copyright particularly among the artists.

In the event, Dato’ Mohd Roslan Mahayudin, Director General of MyIPO also launched the Animated Storyboard Book published by ANIMAS. This book is an animated educational book in Malay from local animation production.