Text: Among the speakers who presented during the conference were Ms. Suan Tan, Senior Brand Manager from WWF Malaysia, who spoke on Eco-Consciousness; Ms. Sasibai Kimis, founder of Earth Heir, who shared her views on Civic Mindedness; Prof. Perry Hobson, Taylor’s University Pro Vice Chancellor of Global Engagement, who delivered his lecture on Socio-Culture; and Mr. Johan Mahmood Merican, Chief Executive Officer of Talent Corporation Malaysia, who delved into Employability.
In between each guest lecture, the delegates broke into groups to discuss what they learned in the workshops, based on their respective topics selected. At the end of the conference, 16 groups presented on issues, ideas and solutions in addressing global issues, as well as how to increase global leadership and knowledge among students and enhance cultural understanding and intercultural skills among students.
The conference ended on a high note with an unforgettable farewell dinner featuring good food, great conversations and upbeat entertainment.
On the conference’s final day, the delegates were treated to a Kuala Lumpur City Sightseeing Tour that covered national places of interests such as the King’s Palace, National Mosque, Independence Square, National Museum and National Monument, and popular tourist sites like Central Market and Petronas Twin Towers.
Overall, the conference successfully created vibrant discourse about various topics related to the theme and educated the next generation of Asian leaders.