Programme

2018 INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON LIFELONG LEARNING
(ISLLE 2018)
24 - 25 April 2018
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur

PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

24 APRIL 2018 (TUESDAY)

 

8.00 –
8.50 a.m. 

Registration

8.50 –
9.00 a.m. 

Welcoming Remarks
Assoc. Prof. Sr Dr. Zakaria Mohd Yusof 
Director of Continuing Education, UTMSPACE and
Organising Chairman of ISLLE 2018

 

SESSION 1
Chairperson: Ms Angela Pok
Director of Transnational Education and Strategy, UTMSPACE

9.00 –
9.30 a.m. 

 

Speaker 1
Prof. Ir. Dr. Mohd Azraai Kassim,
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, UTMSPACE
Title: UTMSPACE: The First 25 Years

9.30 – 10.00 a.m. 

Speaker 2
Prof. Datuk Ir. Dr. Wahid Omar,
Vice Chancellor, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Title: UTM Perspective on Lifelong Learning and Transnational Education

10.00 – 10.45 a.m. 

 

Opening Ceremony

Welcoming Address
Prof. Datuk Ir. Dr. Wahid Omar,
Vice Chancellor, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Keynote and Officiating Address
Datin Paduka Ir. Dr. Siti Hamisah Tapsir,
Director-General,
Department of Higher Education,
Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia

 

10.45 – 11.00 a.m.

Refreshments

 

SESSION 2
Chairperson: Prof. Dr. Othman Che Puan
Dean, SPACE

11.00 –11.40 a.m.

 

Speaker 3
Prof. Lee, William K.M.,
Director, HKU SPACE
Title: Quality Vs Quantity in Higher Education Dilemmas for Government Funding Policy in Hong Kong

11.40 – 12.10 p.m.

 

Speaker 4
Prof. Ir. Dr. Zainuddin Abdul Manan,
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic & International),
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Title: Empowering People, Driving Innovation via Engineering Education

12.10 – 12.50 p.m.

 

Speaker 5
Dr. Guan Eng Chan,
Deputy Undersecretary,
Research Planning and Policy  Coordination Division
Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia

Title: The Lifelong Learning Policy: Ensuring Learning for All

 

12.50 –
2.00 p.m.

Lunch

 

SESSION 3
Chairperson: Ms Noorzalina Zainal Abidin
Assistant Director, Academic Management (Skills)
Technical and Vocational Education Division
Ministry of Education Malaysia

2.00 –
2.30 p.m.

 

Speaker 6
Prof. Ir. Dr. Sha’ri Mohd Yusof,
Dean, UTM Razak School of Engineering and Advanced Technology
Title: Quality Assurance and Industry Partnership in Executive Education

2.30 –
3.00 p.m.

 

Speaker 7
Prof. Emeritus Tan Sri Dr. Anuwar Ali,
Chairman, UPM Board of Directors
Title: Lifelong Learning in Malaysia: Opportunities for Working People

 

3.00 –
4.45 p.m.

 

FORUM :  Lifelong Learning – Issues and Challenges

Moderator:  Prof. Dr. Mohd Hamdan Bin Haji Ahmad
Dean, Faculty of Built Environment, UTM

Panelists:

  1. Professor Lee, William K.M.

Director, HKU SPACE

  1. Prof. Emeritus Dato’ Ir. Dr. Zainai Mohamed

Chairman, Kolej SPACE Board of Directors

  1. Prof. Emeritus Tan Sri Dr. Anuwar Ali

Chairman, UPM Board of Directors

4.45 –
5.00 p.m.

 

Refreshments
End of ISLLE 2018 (Day 1)

25 APRIL 2018 (WEDNESDAY)

 

8.50 –
9.00 a.m.

Opening remarks

 

SESSION 4
Chairperson: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Abd Rahman Abdul Rahim
Associate Director, UTM International Kuala Lumpur

9.00 –
9.30 a.m.

 

Speaker 8
Dr. Suhendro Yusuf Irianto,
Head of Research, IBI Darmajaya, Lampung, Indonesia
Title: The Role of Augmented Reality in Lifelong Learning: Best Practices in Lampung, Indonesia

9.30 –
10.00 a.m.

 

Speaker 9
Prof. Dato’ Dr. Mohd Ismail Abd Aziz,
Director General, Department of Polytechnic and Community College
Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia
Title:TVET as an Important Factor in the Country's Economic Development (Role of Community Colleges & Polytechnic in  Lifelong Learning: Malaysia Experience)

10.00 –
10.30 a.m.

Speaker 10
Prof. Niki Lukviarman,
Professor of Corporate Governance & Director of Governance Research
Andalas University, Indonesia (UNAND)
Title: The Role of Business Ethic and Governance – Lifelong Learning Towards Learning Society

10.30 –
11.00 a.m.

Refreshments

 

SESSION 5
Chairperson: Tn. Hj. Shanusi bin Ahmad
Principal Assistant Director, Academic Management,
Ministry of Education Malaysia

11.00 – 11.30 a.m.

 

Speaker 11
Major Dr. J. Prebagaran (R),
CEO, SMC Professional Learning & Development Center
Title: How to Ensure your Learning and Development Programmes are Efficient, Effective and Aligned to Business Priorities

11.30 – 12.00 p.m.

 

Speaker 12
Mr. Zainuren Haji Mohd Nor,
Director, Technical and Vocational Education Division,
Ministry of Education, Malaysia
Title: Vocational Education Transformation: Promoting Lifelong Learning for Better Future

12.00 –
12.30 p.m.

 

Speaker 13
Dato’ Prof. Ir. Dr. Kamal Nasharuddin Mustapha,
Vice Chancellor, Universiti Tenaga Nasional
Title: Tenaga Nasional Berhad and Universiti Tenaga Nasional Partnership in Promoting Lifelong Learning amongst Tenaga Nasional Berhad’s Workforce

 

12.30 –
2.00 p.m.

Lunch

 

SESSION 6
Chairperson: Mr. Ismail bin Ahmad
Senior Assistant Director
Technical and Vocational Education Division
Ministry of Education Malaysia

2.00 –
2.30 p.m.

Speaker 14
Prof. Dr. Ali Selamat,
Dean of Malaysia – Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT)
Title: Lifelong Learning ; Japan Experience

2.30 –
3.00 p.m.

Speaker 15
Mdm. Edvi Gracia Ardani, M. Par,
Head of International Relation Bureau,
Agung Podomoro University, Jakarta, Indonesia
Title: Integrated Interdisciplinary Project Assignment in Lifelong Learning

3.00 –
3.30 p.m.

 

Speaker 16
Mr. Raja Segaran,
Head, Consulting & Project, Corporate Strategy, MDEC
Title: Building Talents in the Digital Economy

3.30 –
4.00 p.m.

Speaker 17
Dr. Sya Azmeela Shariff,
General Manager, Online Learning Division, UTMSPACE
Title: Designing MOOCs for Lifelong Learners

 

4.00 –
4.30 p.m.

Closing Remarks:
Prof. Ir. Dr. Mohd Azraai Kassim,
Managing Director and  Chief Executive Officer, UTMSPACE

4.30 –
5.00 p.m.

Refreshments
End of ISLLE 2018 (Day 2)

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