PROGRAMME TENTATIVE

The tentative programme for the competition is as follows:

Day 1 (28th October 2021)

07.30 hrs – 08.30 hrs

Registration and welcoming refreshment

08.30 hrs – 09.00 hrs

Arrival of VIPs & Distinguish Speakers

09.00 hrs – 09.10 hrs

Welcoming speech

Professor Dato’ Ir. Dr. Mohd Hamdi Abd Shukor

Vice Chancellor University of Malaya

09.10 hrs – 09.30 hrs

Opening and officiating speech

Professor Dr. Sr Anuar Alias

Dean, FBE, UM

09.30 hrs – 10.00 hrs

Keynote Address

Professor Dr. Michael Riley

Liverpool John Moores University

10.00 hrs – 10.15 hrs

Tea Break

10.15 hrs – 10.45 hrs

Keynote Lecture 1

Professor Dr. Sr Azlan Shah Ali

University of Malaya, Malaysia

10.45 hrs – 11.15 hrs

Keynote Lecture 2

Dr. Eric Lou

University of Manchester, UK

11.15 hrs – 13.00 hrs

Parallel session 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5: Virtual oral presentation

Parallel session 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5: Virtual poster presentation

13.00 hrs – 14.30 hrs

Lunch & Networking

14.30 hrs – 17.00 hrs

Parallel session 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5: Virtual oral presentation

Parallel session 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5: Virtual poster presentation

17.00 hrs – 17.30 hrs

Tea break and Adjourn

Day 2 (29th October 2021)

08.30 hrs – 09.00 hrs

Registration and welcoming refreshment

09.00 hrs – 10.30 hrs

Expert talk 1

10.30 hrs – 10.45 hrs

Q & A Session

10.45 hrs – 11.00 hrs

Break

11.00 hrs – 12.30 hrs

Expert talk 2

12.30 hrs – 13.00 hrs

Q & A Session

13.00 hrs – 14.30 hrs

Lunch & Networking

14.30 hrs – 16.30 hrs

Awards and Price Giving

Gold Awards

Outstanding Undergraduate Awards

Research Excellence Award

Best Potential Research Award (BS)

14.30 hrs – 17.00 hrs

Closing Remarks