Center for MBA Studies 

WEBINAR and Talks Series



CBM Webinar: The Impact of Public Policy on Small Medium Enterprise (SME) and Your Role in Supporting SMEs

 Centre for Business and Management (CBM) is organizing a webinar as below: 

Topic: The Impact of Public Policy on Small Medium Enterprise (SME) and Your Role in Supporting SMEs 
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Mooi Wah Kian 
Date: 22 April 2022 (Friday) 
Time: 11.00am to 1.00pm 
Platform: Microsoft Teams 
CPD: 2 Students who completed the talk with sign in and sign out will be awarded 5 points under Lifelong Learning & Information Management P

Please register at: https://forms.gle/phY994wkBk8gXnM4A Seats are limited and available on a first-come-first-serve basis. Kindly pre-register for the talk (before 15 April 2022) to avoid disappointment. 

If you require any further information, feel free to contact Dr Gopalan a/l Raman (gopalanr@utar.edu.my) and Mr Ravindran a/l Nadarajan (ravindrann@utar.edu.my).

A brief synopsis of the topic is attached. We look forward to seeing you!




CBM Webinar: Reconsider the relationship between business and society

Centre for Business and Management (CBM) is organizing a webinar as below: 

Topic: Reconsider the relationship between business and society 
Speaker: Dr. Wong Lai Yong (First Penguin Sdn Bhd) 
Date: 18 March 2022 (Friday) Time: 10.30am to 12.30pm 
Venue: Microsoft Teams 
CPD: 2 Students who completed the talk with sign in and sign out will be awarded: 5 points under Lifelong Learning & Information Management 

Please register at: https://forms.gle/WNS5e4nPCHtiVhbq5 
Seats are limited and available on a first-come-first-serve basis. 

Kindly pre-register for the talk (before 14 March 2022) to avoid disappointment. 

 If you require any further information, feel free to contact Ms. Sai Mei Ling (saiml@utar.edu.my) or Mr Jonathan Oon Kam Hoe (oonkh@utar.edu.my).




MBA Seminar Series 3 - Recognising Industry Change and How to Grow A Disruptive Innovation Next to the Core Business Part 2

MBA Seminar Series #3
Guest Speaker: Mr Hans Weemaes (managing Director, NEAPOLI Sdn Bhd)
Topic: Recognising Industry Change and How to Grow A Disruptive Innovation Next to the Core Business Part 2
Date: 16 October 2021 (Saturday)
Time: 9:00am - 11:00am
MT team code: e0qvcis
*Join us using the team code.

Kindly contact Dr Alexander Tay Guan Meng (taygm@utar.edu.my) or Dr Chin Hon Choong (chinhc@utar.edu.my) if you require additional information.




Sustainability of Businesses during the Covid-19 Pandemic

BDO Malaysia, in collaboration with the Centre for Entrepreneurial Sustainability (CENTS) 

and the Faculty of Accountancy and Management (FAM), is hosting 

a webinar titled Sustainability of Businesses during the Covid-19 Pandemic.’

 

Join this webinar to gain insights about how SMEs (Small and medium-sized enterprises) businesses can sustain during the Covid-19 pandemic.   


Details of this event:
Industry Speaker: Mr. Karthigayan Supramaniam. Executive Director of Advisory at BDO Malaysia
Date: 29th of October 2021 (Friday)
Time: 10.00 AM to 12.00 PM
Platform: Zoom


Conquer Performance Anxiety in the Workplace

For further information, please contact Mr Kaarthic at 
Mobile: 016-223 3563 or Email: kaarthic@utar.edu.my

Warm regards,

CENTRE FOR CORPORATE AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT  
Serving to develop society
UTAR Global Affairs Talk Series: United States Policy in Asia under the Biden Administration

For further information, please contact Mr Kaarthic at 
Mobile: 016-223 3563 or Email: kaarthic@utar.edu.my

Warm regards,

CENTRE FOR CORPORATE AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT  
Serving to develop society

UTAR CEO Talk Series: Recipe for a Successful Tech Career in the Recovery Era

For further information, please contact:
Mr Kaarthic at Mobile: 016-223 3563 or 
Email: kaarthic@utar.edu.my 
CENTRE FOR CORPORATE AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT Serving to develop society



CABF Webinar - Dynamics of Borrowing Costs: Evidence from Dual-Class Firms

Title : Dynamics of Borrowing Costs: Evidence from Dual-Class Firms
Date : 7 July 2021 (Wednesday)
Time : 11.00 a.m - 12.30 p.m.
Platform : Microsoft Teams


Speaker:
Prof. Dr. Yu Min-Teh
University Chair Professor
Providence University, Taiwan
National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan.


Organizers:
Centre for Accounting, Banking, and Finance (CABF), UTAR
Department of Finance at Faculty of Business and Finance (FBF), UTAR


Recognising Industry Change and How to Grow A Disruptive Innovation Next to the Core Business


Date: 22 June 2021 (Tuesday) 
Time: 10 am – 12 noon
Platform: MS TEAMS (Team code: e0qvcis


CBM Talk: Agropreneurship in Fig Industry 

Centre for Business and Management (CBM) is organizing a talk as below:

Topic: Agropreneurship in Fig Industry
Speaker: Encik Mohamad Hafidz Arifin (Managing Director of AFTA Benefigs)
Date: 7 July 2021 (Wednesday)
Time: 10.00am to 11.00am
Venue: via Microsoft Teams
CPD: 1
Fee: FREE and Open to Public

Students who have attended the online talk will be awarded:
5 Core- No points given as there is no category of Lifelong Learning and Information Management
7 Core- 2 points under Lifelong Learning & Information Management
10 Core- 2 points under Lifelong Learning & Information Management
*Maximum for talk would be 15 points regardless of any core components

Please register at: https://forms.gle/pv9YH5FRWFb6Chfq5

Seats are limited and available on a first-come-first-serve basis. Kindly pre-register for the talk (before 5th July 2021) to avoid disappointment.

If you require any further information, feel free to contact Mr Thamil Durai a/l Chelliah (thamildc@utar.edu.my), Cik Norhayati Binti Md Isa (norhayatim@utar.edu.my), and Cik Khairunnisa Binti Ishak (khairunnisa@utar.edu.my).

A brief synopsis of the topic is attached. We look forward to seeing you!

Webinar - Alumni Sharing Series: Think Ahead, Be Ready 

Topic: Alumni Sharing Series: Think Ahead, Be Ready
Date: 18 June 2021 (Friday)
Time: 4pm - 5pm
Medium: English Language
Speakers: UTAR Alumni, Mr Alex Chong, ACCA

Free registration to attend at
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScKd-WUOgjYJKNHbWG16PWH2hUF993O5FtxqL6rS5aRsZBAJg/viewform

FAM MRED Guest Speaker Series - Tender and Award


Greetings!

You are cordially invited to the MRED Guest Speaker Series organized by the Faculty of Accountancy and Management.

FAM MRED Guest Speaker Series May 2021/2022

Guest Speaker: Sr Chan Theng Chiok
Topic: Tender and Award
Date: Part 1: 13 June 2021 (Sunday)
          Part 2: 20 Jun 2021 (Sunday)
Time: 12:30pm - 3:30pm
MT team code: hu1kpe9
*3 CPD hours can be claimed for attending the talk.

Kindly contact Sr Amalina Azmi (amalina@utar.edu.my) or Dr Chin Hon Choong (chinhc@utar.edu.my) if you require additional information.

FAM MRED Guest Speaker Series - Property Laws & Legislations


Greetings!

You are cordially invited to the MRED Guest Speaker Series organized by the Faculty of Accountancy and Management.

FAM MRED Guest Speaker Series May 2021/2022
Guest Speaker: Dato Pretam Singh Darshan Singh
Topic: Property Laws & Legislations
Date: 12 June 2021 (Saturday)
Time: 12:30pm - 3:30pm
MT team code: ntd84kg
*3 CPD hours can be claimed for attending the talk.

Kindly contact Dr Elia Syarafina Abdul Shakur (syarafina@utar.edu.my) or Dr Chin Hon Choong (chinhc@utar.edu.my) if you require additional information.

FAM MRED Guest Speaker Series May 2021/2022 - Product Development


Greetings!

You are cordially invited to the MRED Guest Speaker Series organized by the Faculty of Accountancy and Management.

FAM MRED Guest Speaker Series May 2021/2022
Guest Speaker: Datuk Charlie Chia
Topic: Product Development
Date: Part 1: 30 May 2021 (Sunday)
Part 2: 6 Jun 2021 (Sunday)
Time: 12:30pm - 3:30pm
MT team code: hu1kpe9
*3 CPD hours can be claimed for attending the talk.

Kindly contact Sr Amalina Azmi (amalina@utar.edu.my) or Dr Chin Hon Choong (chinhc@utar.edu.my) if you require additional information.

WHY UTAR POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMME 

A talk by IPSR Deputy Director and Head (Centre for MBA Studies)

Topic: Why Postgraduate Programme 
Date: 29 May 2021 (Saturday)
Time: 4.00pm - 5.00pm
Medium: English Language

My Journey as an International Student in Malaysia

We cordially invite you to attend the webinar:

Topic: My Journey as an International Student in Malaysia
Date: 28 May 2021 (Friday)
Time: 4.00pm - 5.00pm
Medium: English Language

Free registration to attend at
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSceaaT_SmDuRBfZSCY8B0O0_mcAF0EWs3KeRWDHf09Lco8saQ/viewform



Workplace Misbehaviour - Should we be talking about it

Date: 28th May 2021 (Friday) 
Time: 3.00 - 5.00 PM (MYT)
 Platform: ZOOM
 Speaker: Dr. Austin Tay, the anchored corporation for the Master of Psychology (Industrial and Organisational Psychology) programme in UTAR.




Economic  and Social Survey of ASIA and the PACIFIC 2021





Sales Administration in Real Estate Marketing


FAM MRED Guest Speaker Series 30 

Guest Speaker: Mr. Benjamin Ong Chin Yee (COO of Mah Sing Group Berhad)

Kindly contact Dr Elia Syarafina (syarafina@utar.edu.my) or Dr Chin Hon Choong (chinhc@utar.edu.my) if you require additional information.

Date: 3 April 2021

Time: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm 

Platform: Microsoft Teams (Code: 2ucahmy)



Ledger-ndary Accounting Workshop 2021

This webinar aimed to provide exposure and knowledge to the students on the ACCA program.

Date: 3 - 4 April 2021

Time: 2.00 pm

Platform: Microsoft Teams


2021 UTAR Industry-Academic Dialogue: E-Commerce


Date: 7 April 2021

Time: 2.00 pm - 3.30 pm

Platform: Zoom

Master Programme Previews - Business Administration Real Estate Development

For further information, please contact Division of Programme Promotion (DPP) at:
email: postgrad@utar.edu.my
Whatsapp: 011-1062 4335; 011-1062 3354

Date: 3 April 2021

Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Platform: Zoom /  Facebook Live


MBA(CM) IA Talk

Date: 19 March 2021


Ways to improve operation and increase profit during the pandemic

Date: 5 March 2021

Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Platform: Zoom

Five Ways to Improve Operation & Increase Profit in COVID-19 Pandemic Environment

Date: 5 March 2021 
Time: 10.00am - 12.00noon
Platform: ZOOM & UTAR Facebook
Speaker: Ir. Dr Wang Hong Kok (Vice President of IEM)

China in the World Economy: Opportunities and Challenges


For further information, please contact Ms. Kok Li Kuan, imld@utar.edu.my

Date: 2 March 2021

Time: 12.30 pm - 1.45 pm

Platform: Zoom


FAM MRED Guest Speaker Series 26: Pricing Strategy in Real Estate Development

FAM MRED Guest Speaker Series 26
Guest Speaker: Datuk Charlie Chia Lui Meng (Advisor and Non-Executive Director, UMLand Group)
Topic: Pricing Strategy in Real Estate Development
Date: 27 February 2021
Time: 12:30pm - 3:30pm
MT Team Code: 2ucahmy

Webinar Series 2021: UTAR International Collaborative Partner (ICP) -Dr William Yeoh Ging Sun

Date: 26 February 2021 (Friday)
Time: 11 am - 12 pm
Platform: Microsoft Teams

How bank can help SMEs go digital? Legal traps and opportunities in Ecommerce

Date: 25 February 2021 (Thursday)
Time: 8:00pm – 9:30pm
Platform: ZOOM 
Speaker: Vice President of Alliance Bank Malaysia, Ms Joanne Teh. Co-founder of Dreven Capital, Mr Andrew Toh.

The Role of Investment on Infrastructure and Innovation: From Comparative Advantage of Nations to Competitive Advantage of Firms

Date: 23 February 2021 
Time: 2.00pm - 3.30pm Platform: ZOOM & UTAR Facebook
 Speaker: Professor Amir Mahmood (Dean, School of Business at Western Sydney University)

DIGITAL MARKETING: A PLAUSIBLE SOLUTION IN THE ERA OF PANDEMIC OR FUTURE DIRECTION FOR REAL ESTATE MARKETING?

Invited Speaker: Tan Sri Datuk Eddy Chen Lok Loi (Group Managing Director, MKH Berhad)

Date: 10 December 2020 
Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Venue: Microsoft Teams
(Join us using team code: 21mnqf6)

Insight into the economy of China






Industrial Advisor of MBA Corporate Management


Name: Mr. Chong Nee Hwa

Details of current employment:

·         Name of organization:  Fuji Electric (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd

·         Designation: Executive Director

·         Company’s address: Lot 4 & 5, Industrial Zone Phase 1, Kulim Hi-Tech Industrial Park, 09000 Kulim, Kedah, Malaysia

·         Office telephone no: 04-4095101

Mobile: 012-4097265

Email address: chongnh@fujielectric.com or nhchong119@gmail.com

Education background:

·         MBA (Distant Learning) (1998-2002) from The University of Strathclyde, Graduate School of Business, UK.

·         B. of Engineering (Electrical) (1980-1984) from Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Award: Winner of COMPAQ Challenge 2000 for MBA Students in Quantitative Analysis

 

Guest talk given by Faculty of Business and Finance’s Industry Advisory Panel at FBF’s Industry Advisor’s Day on 5th July 2018.





Talks given by the external examiner and industrial advisor of MBA (Building Management); Prof Chen (External Examiner) and Tan Sri Teo Chiang Kok (Industrial Advisor).