IAU2018 Inspires ISC Global Buddies
Date: 19 November 2018
Words By: Adi Yusran
The International Association of Universities 2018 (IAU2018) conference has inspired ISC Global Buddies who has voluntarily joined as the program committee to be more dedicated towards their responsibility and study at the tertiary level.
Aligned with its theme which was Higher Education Partnerships for Societal Impact, this event has offered many exposures not just to the participants but also to the ISC Global Buddies.
ISC Global Buddies together with IAU2018 Secretariat during the IAU2018 Closing Ceremony at Pullman Hotel Bangsar last week. Photo by Mohd Fadzli.
Teow Boon Teong, final year, Faculty of Economics and Administration, who is an active member of ISC Global Buddies said that this event had his eyes wide opened towards his personal interest as he is graduating soon
“This international conference helps me to get a better vision of what my interest is”, said Teow.
“Being part of the committee of this prestige conference makes me realize that I am having a high interest in event management”, added Teow.
Meanwhile, Muhammad Azuan Md Saharil, second year, Faculty of Build Environment said that IAU2018 shows him good insights of the real world which makes him understand better about the education at the tertiary level.
IAU2018 has invited its members, the global higher education communities, and their partners to reflect on and to discuss their mandate and social responsibility, while presenting different forms of partnerships adopted around the world and for what societal impact.
The conference IAU2018 was successfully held last week from 13-15 November 2015 at Pullman Hotel Bangsar with the involvement of 200 participants.
Hult Prize Competition
Hult Prize competition is a prestigious annual competition, bringing together the brightest minds from around the world to solve a pressing social issue via input of new ideas. The winner of Global Final will get *$1Million* for startup.This year the challenge, as announced by *Former President Bill Clinton, is on youth unemployment*. If you have a ground breaking idea, make a team and register by 20th November at www.hultprizeat.com/um If you don't have a team, contact at email@example.com. And submit your idea by 20th November.*
This is a great opportunity for UM students to showcase their skills and talent. So what are you waiting for? Register today!
Stay tuned to facebook page- www.facebook.com/hultprizeum18
#hp19 #hultprizeum #hultprize