The Association of Science, Technology and Innovation (ASTI) is a non-profit organization (NGO) formed in 2012 that aims to increase interest in STEM and innovation through hands-on learning experiences. ASTI members and volunteers are both professional and academics from government and industry. ASTI’s projects and programmes are designed to be educational tools where participants take charge of their own learning experience through completing tasks with the help of teachers and mentors. ASTI is currently running 9 project of its own and another 5 in collaboration with both local and international organisation. About 30,000 students participate in its programmes a year.