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The committee members of ICETE 2015 from UniKL BMI with distinguished guests.

KUALA LUMPUR, 17 November 2015 – The International Conference on Engineering Technology and Entrepreneur (ICETE) was organised by Universiti Kuala Lumpur British Malaysian Institute (UniKL BMI) with the theme of the conference being "Engineering & Technologies and Entrepreneurs – Drives Future". The two-day conference brought together 53 participating academicians and professionals.

ICETE 2015 is aimed at providing a forum for participants to share their experiences, research studies and explore innovative solutions through joint research, so as to contribute to the advancement in engineering, technology and entrepreneurship.

The conference attracted distinguished high level speakers who bring with them experience and caliber which in-turn inspired a wider participation. The conference is a genuine platform to discuss matters involving the connection between idea creation and wealth creation.

Prof. Dr. Azanam Shah Hashim delivering his welcoming speech to the participants of ICETE 2015

Among the notable speakers were Dr. George Banky, Senior Researcher at Swinburne University of Technology, Australia, Professor Dr. Altaf Mukati, Vice President and Dean at Shaheel Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology, Prof Ir Dr Wong Hin Yong, Professor and Dean, Multimedia University, Prof. Dr. Asadullah Shah, Professor at International Islamic University Malaysia and Prof. Dr. Abdul Rehman Memon, Rector at Newsports Institute of Communication and Economics.
In his welcoming speech, Prof Dr Azanam Shah Hashim, Deputy President (Academic and Technology) Universiti Kuala Lumpur expressed his delight on the organisation of ICETE 2015. "I am very pleased to know that we have more than 50 papers coming just from this conference, not only come from our university but also from various other universities, both locals and foreign. This is particularly important as we move towards becoming one of the best universities in Asia by 2020," he says.

Distinguished guests of ICETE 2015.From Far Left; Prof. Dr. Abdul Rehman Memon, Assoc. Prof. Dr  Mohd Izhar Abu Bakar (Dean UniKL BMI), Prof Dr Azanam Shah Hashim, Dr Syed Faiz Ahmed (Chairman, ICETE 2015) and Dr. George Banky.

The ICETE Conference follows the vision of University Kuala Lumpur to be the leading entrepreneurial technical university.  Conference such as this will serve as a stepping stone for UniKL to be more dynamic and active in the world of academia in terms of scientific and business publications and outputs as well as an avenue for a dynamic discussion of various engineering and business fields.
Reported by:
Mohamed Zamir Anuar Bashah 
Corporate Communication Department 

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