Higher Education Forum 2017

When: Thu, Nov 23, 8am – Fri, Nov 24, 5pm
Where: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
Admission: Free
Info: Event | ScheduleDay1 Day2 | Venue

The Higher Education Forum 2017 (MyHEF2017) is the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia’s signature event. Held for the first time in its current iteration, MyHEF2017 brings together education stakeholders to engage in thought-provoking discussions on higher education and the 4th Industrial Revolution.


Professors Pitch
  • SOA - Semiconductor optical amplifers - Professor Harith Ahmad. UM
  • PadiU - High yield rice - Professor Ahmed Osumanu Haruna, UPM
  • CanDi - App for patient dietary advice - Professor Lua Pei Lin, UniSZA
  • FeedOBooster - Ferment agri-waste to feedstock - Dr. Januarius Gobilik, UMS
  • AnanoCoat - Photocatalysis of pollutants - Prof Sri Mala Sreekantan, USM

[Most topics have a panel of speakers; topic descriptions are abbreviated and interpreted by Calendata.] Participation on Day 1 is open to the public, while Day 2 [the last four topics] is by invitation only.