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September

Energy Storage as An Option of Complementing Renewable Energy


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

Date: 30 September 2021

Time: 10.00 am - 11.30 am

Platform: Zoom / Facebook Live

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The Awakening of Tai Chi for Rehabilitation


为了发展学生的身体素质与让学生更了解太极拳的渊源,由拉曼大学中华研究院中文系研究生学会主办、拉曼大学软技能资源部(双溪龙校区)联办了太极拳线上分享会。 本次活动有幸邀请到陈氏太极第十一代传人、西安陈金鳌太极拳学会副会长、瑞士-中华太极学会创会会长王兆宗老师主讲,分享会主题是《康复太极之觉:动中觉+静中觉》。

Date: 25 September 2021

Time: 7.00 pm - 9.00 pm

Platform: Zoom

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Maritime Economics Potential at Perak: Moving Forward


Opening Remarks by Dato' Muhammad Muhiyuddin, CMILT, President of CILT in Malaysia. 

Panelist:
(1) Dato' Che Mansor bin Md Rejab, Director, Great One Marine Shipyard.
(2) Haji. Mubarak Ali Gulam Rasul, CMILT, CEO, Lumut Port.
(3) Ms. Silvara Junus, Director, SE Aquatech.
(4) AP. Cdr. (R) Dr. Aminuddin Md. Arof, CMILT, UNIKL MIMET.
(5) Cdr. (R) Mohd Abidin Bakar, CMILT, UTAR - Moderator

For further enquiries, please contact:
(1) Ts. Dr. Mohd Azam Din, CMILT (azam@utar.edu.my)
(2) Ts. Khairul Rizuan Suliman, CMILT (rizuans@utar.edu.my)
(3) Ts. D. Karunanithy, CMILT (karunanithy@utar.edu.my)

Date: 25 September 2021

Time: 10.00 am - 12.00 pm 

Platform: Zoom

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Values of Learning Theories and Its Implications to Teaching Practice


Speaker: Clinical Assist. Prof.Dr.Kye Mon Min Swe, Department of Population Medicine: FMHS

For further enquiries, please contact: Dr. Hnin Pwint Phyu :hninpp@utar.edu.my

Date: 23 September 2021

Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Platform: Microsoft Teams

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Values of Learning Theories and Its Implications to Teaching Practice


Speaker: Clinical Assist. Prof.Dr.Kye Mon Min Swe, Department of Population Medicine: FMHS

Date: 22 September 2021

Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm 

Platform: Microsoft Teams

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Unleash Your Creative Genius


MMLM Webinar

For further information, please contact Ms Iris at Tel: 016-6990489 or Email: vooiwk@utar.edu.my

Date: 22 September 2021

Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Platform: Zoom

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Extension of Abstract Submission Deadline: 8th International Conference on Arts and Humanities (ICOAH) 2021


This is to inform you all that Faculty of Arts and Social Science, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman is an Academic Partner for the 8th International Conference on Arts and Humanities (ICOAH) 2021 scheduled to be held on 21st and 22nd September 2021 Virtually. As the academic partner, the members of Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman will be getting special discount rates and partial scholarship opportunities.

Up to 30% discounted rates for the registration fee for the participants of Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Through the "TIIKM Scholarship Program" students (Undergraduate & Graduate) will be able to get up to 40% scholarships according to the quality of the abstract. Selected students will be getting these scholarships.

If you have any inquires or questions regarding the conference please contact, Dr. Foong Soon Seng, (ssfoong@utar.edu.my) or Ms. Ganeesha Kirineliya (ganeesha@tiikm.com)

Date: 21 - 22 September 2021

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How to Become a Professional Engineer


A career in engineering is interesting and fun. It involves a lifetime of continuous learning to adapt to changes in society and the natural world. It often involves working in multi-disciplinary, multi-cultural and multi-site teams. In Malaysia, a Professional Engineer must be a registered Graduate Engineer with the Board of Engineers Malaysia. It is mandatory for university graduates with accredited engineering education qualification to register as a Graduate Engineer if he/she wants to take up employment as a Graduate Engineer. In this webinar, Ir. Dr. Tan Chee Fai will share about the pathway towards Professional Engineer in Malaysia.

Date: 18 September 2021

Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Platform: Zoom / Facebook Live

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谈高适、李白及杜甫同游梁宋之活动与情志


Date: 17 September 2021

Time: 8.30 pm - 9.30 pm

Platform: Zoom / Facebook Live

Risk Management for a Post-COVID-19 Future


The Business continuity procedures comprise people, assets, and processes against operations disruptions and the pandemic has impacted the opening of business transformation opportunities. This webinar is about understanding the minimisation of the operational risks posed to employees and stakeholders for post covid-19. It requires pandemic preparedness for employee's safety and health and is suitable for companies in controlling risks posed to key stakeholders, as well as for individuals in understanding career opportunities in risk management.

Date: 17 September 2021

Time: 2.30 pm - 3.30 pm

Platform: Zoom / Facebook Live

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Instructional Strategies Before and During Covid-19


This webinar aims to provide insights and perspectives on innovations to teaching and assessment (e.g., creative problem solving, inquiry-based learning, Covid-19-related assessments, Playposit, Service learning & augmented reality, case method) carried out before and during the pandemic at the Canadian International Matriculation Programme at Sunway College Kuala Lumpur.

Guest Speaker: Dr. Paul Davidson 

For enquiries, kindly contact Ts Amelia Chiang: ameliachiang@utar.edu.my

Date: 17 September 2021

Time: 2.30 pm - 4.00 pm

Platform: Microsoft Teams

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Music and Technology


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

Date: 14 September 2021

Time: 10.00 am - 11.30 am

Platform: Zoom / Facebook Live

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Wiley’s Webinar: Tools to support authors submitting their manuscripts to Wiley


For any further enquiries, please contact Mr Chang (changtc@utar.edu.my) / Mr Nasrul (nasrul@utar.edu.my) for Kampar Campus or Pn Suraya (surayayu@utar.edu.my) / Pn Siti Zuliana (zuliana@utar.edu.my) for Sungai Long Campus.

Date: 14 September 2021

Time: 9.00 am - 10.00 am

Platform: GoToWebinar

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Elsevier’s Webinar: Advanced Scientific Writing – How to Construct and Write a Research Paper


For any further enquiries, please contact Mr Chang (changtc@utar.edu.my) / Mr Nasrul (nasrul@utar.edu.my) for Kampar Campus or Pn Suraya (surayayu@utar.edu.my) / Pn Siti Zuliana (zuliana@utar.edu.my) for Sungai Long Campus.

Date: 14 September 2021

Time: 9.00 am - 10.45 am

Platform: Zoom

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在讲究言值的时代里,谈正音


Date: 11 September 2021

Time: 8.00 pm - 9.30 pm 

Platform: Zoom

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The Strength of Postgraduate Programme by Research Mode


Speakers: UTAR, Deputy Director (Institute of Postgraduate Studies & Research (Kampar Campus)), Dr Chong Yee Lee

For further information, please contact Division of Programme Promotion (DPP) at: email:
enquiry@utar.edu.my / WhatsApp: 018-9722100

Date: 11 September 2021

Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Platform: Zoom / Facebook Live

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Abstraction: The Art of Syiok Sendiri


The objective of this Webinar is:
1. To develop aesthetic awareness, imagination, perception, appreciation, knowledge and skills.
2. To foster creativity, self-expression, self-confidence and self-discipline.

Speaker : Tan Sei Hon (b.1975) is a freelance art writer and curator formerly attached with the National Art Gallery and Galeri PETRONAS. He graduated from Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) in 2001, majoring in Applied Arts and Creative. He began to actively participate in the local art scene in 2002 and was also involved in the music scene in 2004 by performing and organizing gigs. He has curated more than 30 exhibitions for individual artists, private galleries and public institutions since 2007. He has a special interest in abstract art and self-taught works.

For further enquiries, please contact: Ms Cindy Yeoh Li-Cheng : yeohlc@utar.edu.my

Date : 11 September 2021

Time : 3.00 pm – 4.30 pm 

Platform : Zoom 

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青春战痘 / Fight against Acne


Speaker: Ms Chong Kuen Yen

For more information, please contact: Ms. Leow Siew Yng (leowsy@utar.edu.my) / Ms. Choon Wen Kie (choonwk@utar.edu.my)

Date: 11 September 2021

Time: 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm 

Platform: Zoom / Facebook Live

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Trends and Updates in Endocrinology


CCR-CSCR International Webinar Series (Episode-2/2021)

Date: 11 September 2021

Time: 10.00 am - 12:30 pm

Platform: Zoom

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上下求索——《楚辞》中“游”的路径与目的


Date: 10 September 2021

Time: 8.30 pm - 9.30 pm

Platform: Zoom / Facebook Live

Level Up My Financial Knowledge


This webinar aims to expose audiences to some important financial principles and instill the understanding of psychological influences in financial decision. Financial literacy is the understanding of money working principles. A research done by RinggitPlus in year 2020 revealed that more than 50% of the respondents manage to save less than RM1,000 each month as they spend first then save for the month, while 19% couldn’t save at all. This is alarming and holding back Malaysia from advancing her economic status. Thus, it is aimed that audiences are able to takeaway some practical financial planning tips!!

Speaker: Kenneth Chaw is best known as the Life Planning Advisor for he is advising his clients in life and financial goals. He began his service in this field after accumulated more than 10 years experience in youth coaching and 6 years experience in investments. He aspires to serve the community through coaching and advisory in life, finances and leadership. He holds the Certificate in Investment-linked Life Insurance. To date, he has spoken in more than 50 events on motivations, life and financial planning, and career planning. He is also active members in National Association of Malaysian Life Insurance and Family Takaful Advisors (NAMLIFA) and Great Eastern Life Field Force and Agents Association Malaysia (GELFAAM). He won the AKARD Award 2021 which is the Premier Award for Life Assurance Professionals and Financial Advisers. He has a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia with First Class Honour.

Date: 10 September 2021

Time: 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Platform: Zoom

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The Hiring Trends & Skills Required by the Employers in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (IR 4.0)


Speaker: Encik Nazral Safril Mohammad Sapari (Director of Human Capital, MDEC) 

Moderator: Prof Dr. Cheng Ming Yu

Enquiries, please contact: Mr. Low Choon Wei (cwlow@utar.edu.my) / Ms. Mok Hui Wen (jadewen0@1utar.my)

Date: 8 September 2021

Time: 1.30 pm - 3.00 pm 

Platform: Microsoft Teams 

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2nd Malaysian Association of Applied Linguistics International Conference (MAALIC) 2021


The Centre of Modern Languages and Literature (CMLL), UTAR will be co-organising a conference entitled 2nd Malaysian Association of Applied Linguistics International Conference (MAALIC) 2021. This event is organized by The Malaysian Association of Applied Linguistics (MAAL). It is supported by UTAR, UM, UPM, UKM, SEGI University, IIUM, UiTM, UniKL.

Keynote speakers:
1. Prof. Vijay Bhatia, Chinese University of Hong Kong
2. Assoc Prof. Andrew Moody, University of Macau
3. Prof. Lorna Carson, Trinity College Dublin, University of Dublin
4. Dr Susanto Saman, Bandar Lampung University, Indonesia

Theme: Applied Linguistics Research and Practices in a VUCA World: Embracing Digitalisation, Challenges and New Norms

MAALIC 2021 Highlights:
Special Symposium/Panel/Forum
• AILA ASEAN Symposium
 Applied Linguistics Research and Practices in a changing world: Perspectives from Southeast Asia
• MAAL Featured Panel
Leading in A VUCA World—The Role of Language and Communication
• MAAL Young Researchers Outreach
Postgraduate Symposium by MAAL Young Researchers Outreach (MYRO)

Date: 8 - 10 September 2021 

Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm 

Platform: Zoom

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Celebrating Differences


For further information, please contact Pn Nazirah Ismail at Mobile: 012-927 3042 or Email: nazirah@utar.edu.my

Date: 6 September 2021

Time: 3.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Platform: Zoom / Facebook Live

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Organic Food Waste Composting for Environmental Protection


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

Date: 6 September 2021

Time: 3.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Platform: Microsoft Teams

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[中秋晚会《寄明月》节目表]


"Post the Moonlight" is not just an ordinary online Mid-Autumn Festival. It is more of conveying the feelings entrusted between relatives and it send warmth feeling to the people. Not only will there be many wonderful performances that night, there will also be many talented singers showcasing their voices on the platform. What are you waiting for? Hurry up and mark your calendar and celebrate this festive season with us.

Date: 4 September 2021

Time: 7.30 pm 

Platform: Facebook Live

INTERNATIONAL WEBINAR ON ADVANCED SCANNING & TRANSMISSION ELECTRON MICROSCOPY 2021 (i-WASTEM 2021)


What are Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) and Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) how the advanced electron microscopy applicable in biosciences research? Here you go the virtual workshop on the SEM and TEM with more information! i-WASTEM 2021 will provide a platform for the participants to explore the advanced techniques and the applications of SEM and TEM, and the functional comparison between SEM and TEM in the biosciences research. The event will involve the invited talks from the four renowned speakers and include video demonstrations on the analysis of biological samples using SEM and TEM.

For more information, please see attached flyer or contact:
Dr. Sinouvassane Djeramane (sinouvassane@utar.edu.my)
Dr. Annaletchumy Loganathan (annal@utar.edu.my)

Date: 4 September 2021

Time: 10.00 am - 5.30 pm

Platform: Zoom

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Mari Composting "MCo"


Feel bored staying at home during this MCO? Need a breather every now and then? Then let’s compost to enrich soil, reduce rubbish collection, and protect the environment even while you stay at home. This webinar will cover a briefing on easy steps to composting, using vegetable and fruit wastes, dried leaves etc., as well as rainwater harvesting. The objective of this sharing session is to harness the interest of UTARians and the public and to spread awareness of daily green habits that can be easily cultivated.

Speaker : Mr Ling Kock Sheng

Date : 4 September 2021

Time : 10.00 am to 11.30 am 

Platform : Zoom

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Hijab & Scarf Styles for Any Occasion


This webinar is open to UTAR Staff, students and the public which aims to expose various ways of styling Hijab & Scarf during any occasions including a business meeting, formal event, and casual everyday look.

If you need further information, please contact Puan Noorfadzlyah Binti Ahmad (noorfad@utar.edu.my)

Date: 4 September 2021

Time: 10.00 am - 12.30 pm 

Platform: Microsoft Teams

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Cyberspace Mental Wellness & Harnessing Science & Technology For Humanity


Moderator: Dr. Aamir Amin (Assistant Professor, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman) 

Speakers:
1) Mr. Marek Boguszewicz (World's top expert in digital transformation and cyber security)
2) Dr. Christina Liang-Boguszweicz (Managing Director of BI Consulting Group)
3) Dr. Mobashar Rehman (Assistant Professor, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman)

For further inquiries, please contact aamir@utar.edu.my.

Date: 4 September 2021 

Time: 10.00 am - 11.30 am 

Platform: Zoom

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SoSE 2021 - Fathoming the STEM Education towards Innovative and Intellectual Sustainability


The Symposium on Science Education 2021 (SoSE 2021), now into its 7th year, aims once again to showcase different ideas and techniques on innovative and effective teaching methods for STEM subjects. With the theme of "Fathoming the STEM Education towards Innovative and Intellectual Sustainability", the symposium takes cognizance of the fact that digital technologies are part of innovative teaching methods in order to facilitate the teaching and learning of STEM to engage students' learning especially during pandemic era. Through sharing and talks by various speakers, the symposium aims to offer take-home tips to educators on teaching and motivating/ stimulating young learners' interest in STEM subjects/courses. The Symposium shall involve sharing of teaching method/ tools by winners of the Malaysia Toray Science Foundation (MTSF) Science Education Award, followed by lecturers / instructors / facilitators from Teacher's Training Colleges / Universities and Excellent Teaching Award school teachers.

Date: 4 September 2021

Time: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm

Platform: Zoom

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清代台湾游宦人士的南方观览


Date: 3 September 2021

Time: 8.30 pm - 9.30 pm

Platform: Zoom / Facebook Live

COVID19 - Home Quarantine: What Should I Do?


Date: 3 September 2021

Time: 3.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Platform: Zoom

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The art of navigating PhD journey, value yourself and your time


Speaker: Dr. Joe Lim 

If you require any further information, feel free to contact Puan Farhana Hanim Binti Mohsin (farhanam@utar.edu.my) or Mr Oon Kam Hoe (oonkh@utar.edu.my).

Date: 3 September 2021

Time: 2.30 pm to 3.30 pm 

Platform: Microsoft Teams

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Research Sharing Webinar Series 2


Talk 1 : Towards a STRESS-FREE Business Research
Speaker: Prof. Raisa Marizka R. Ver (Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation, Philippines) 

Talk 2 : Supply Chain Management Resilience in a Post Covid-19 Pandemic
Speaker: Dr Peter a/l Yacob (​Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman)

Date: 3 September 2021

Time: 2.30 pm - 3.30 pm 

Platform: Zoom

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Conquer Performance Anxiety in the Workplace


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

Date: 3 September 2021

Time: 10.00 am - 11.00 am

Platform: Zoom / Facebook Live

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Between Ethnic Supremacy and Cultural Diversity - Bangsa Malaysia as Malaysians' National Identity


Date: 3 September 2021

Time : 10.00 am - 11.00 am 

Platform: Zoom

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I, Save in Private Retirement Schemes (PRS): The #YOLO Style’


Join this 60-minute webinar to learn about money management techniques that can be applied when entering working life. This session will also demonstrate how to design a retirement plan with the Private Retirement Schemes (PRS) for young adults.

Industry Speaker: Encik Mohamed Farith Mohamed Jamal is a manager of Learning and Engagement, Private Pension Administrator Malaysia (PPA). A Shariah Registered Financial Planner (Shariah RFP) and Certified Training Professional (CTP) holder with years of experience in financial services and the capital market industry. In addition, he is a former member of the Malaysia Shariah Financial Planning Development Committee.

Date: 2 September 2021

Time: 10.00 am to 11.00 am 

Platform: Zoom

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Win the Resume


Join the session conducted by two esteemed speakers, Puan Ummee Najihah binti Azih and Puan Farah Wahida binti Anuar, who are both from PERKESO, as they share their experiences and perspectives on how to write that winning resume that can help you stand out in a competitive job market. Both speakers have given many of such talks to various universities to prepare graduates for the working world. Puan Ummee Najihah binti Azih, an Employment Services Officer, will present on the topic: Selangkah ke Alam Pekerjaan while Puan Farah Wahida binti Anuar, also an Employment Services Officer with PERKESO, shall introduce us to the MYFutureJobs Portal & Microsoft Global Skills Initiative: Digital Skills for Tomorrow's Jobs during her session.

Date: 1 September 2021

Time: 3.00 pm - 4.30 pm

Platform: Microsoft Teams (code: etx25qm)

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