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Perdana Discourse Series 22

Perdana Discourse Series 22: Envisioning Malaysia’s Future Employment: Trends vs Skills

Date: 25th August 2022 (Thursday)
Time: 8.30 am – 1.30 pm
Venue: Perdana Leadership Foundation, Precinct 8, Putrajaya

Programme Itinerary*:

08.30 am: Registration
09.00 am: Opening Session by Tan Sri Nik Mohamed Nik Yaacob, Executive Director, Perdana Leadership Foundation
09.30 am: Keynote Address by Professor Elizabeth Lee, CEO, Sunway Education Group, with Q&A
10.45 am: Break
11.15 am: Panel Session with Q&A**
12.30 pm: Token of Appreciation to Keynote Speaker, Moderator, and Panellists by Tan Sri Nik Mohamed Nik Yaacob, Executive Director, Perdana Leadership Foundation
Group Photo
Lunch & End of Programme

*schedule may change at organiser’s discretion

**Invited moderator & panellists:
Moderator: Assoc Prof Dr Soo Wincci, Assoc Prof, Conservatory of Music, UiTM

  1. Dato’ Ahmad Nadzarudin bin Abdul Razak, Honorary Treasurer, Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF)
  2. Ms See Wai Hun, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Juristech
  3. Puan Noraliza Mohamad Ali, Senior Deputy Executive Director, Malaysian Bureau of Labour Statistics, Department of Statistics Malaysia (DOSM)

To view/ download the programme book, please click here.

Admission is FREE. Seats are limited and will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. Please RSVP your attendance by 19th August 2022 (Friday).

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/perdana-discourse-series-22-tickets-392888127967

For enquiries, please contact:

  • Ms Maizatul Kartini (maizatul@perdana.org.my /maizatul.perdana@gmail.com, 03-88858965)
  • Puan Nurul Humaira Kamarulzaman (humaira@perdana.org.my / nhkperdana@gmail.com, 03-88858960)

The Perdana Discourse Series is organised by Perdana Leadership Foundation and sponsored by DRB-HICOM Berhad.

About Perdana Discourse Series (PDS):
Perdana Discourse Series is a half-day event where a prominent presenter will speak on a pre-determined topic addressing its definition and tracing issues like policies, strategies, and possible models used during the tenure of the past Prime Ministers, in addition to achievements accomplished throughout each of the five premierships. Discussions and issues arising from the discourse will be duly documented and published in monograph form.
The Discourse has previously dissected topics such as National Unity, Social Re-engineering, Political Stability, Economic Development, Affirmative Action, International Relations, Education, Leadership, and Innovation.

About Perdana Leadership Foundation
The Foundation is a non-profit organisation established in 2003 to document, disseminate, research, and archive materials related to the past Prime Ministers of Malaysia, and nation-building. The Foundation intends to become the premier institution for the study of Malaysia’s Prime Ministers and the central resource centre for research into national stewardship as well as a platform for reflection, debate, and discussion with distinguished figures in Malaysian leadership. Our Honorary President is the fourth and seventh Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. To date, we have digitised more than 500k materials, half of which are available for free through our website www.perdana.org.my. Membership of our Perdana Library is free, and members also get to enjoy the library’s physical facilities located in a cosy enclave in Precinct 8, Putrajaya.

About DRB-HICOM Berhad
DRB-HICOM Berhad (“DRB-HICOM”) is one of Malaysia’s leading conglomerates with core businesses in the Automotive, Services, and Property sectors. With more than 70 active companies in its stable and over 56,000 employees group-wide, DRB-HICOM’s aim is to continue adding value and propelling the nation’s development. In the Automotive sector, DRB-HICOM is involved in the manufacturing, assembly, and distribution of passenger and commercial vehicles, including the national motorcycle. In Services, DRB-HICOM is involved in various businesses, including concession and financial-related services. In Property, DRB-HICOM is involved in the development of industrial properties.