The Government of Malaysia views education as one of the core catalysts for the development of the nation. The Ministry of Education, spearheaded by the Deputy Prime Minister and the Minister of Education II, is committed to supporting fully APAIE2019 in Kuala Lumpur. The Government of Malaysia is fully invested in the success of APAIE 2019. APAIE is most grateful to the Government of Malaysia for their support of this significant event, and are excited to bring APAIE delegates to the amazing country of Malaysia – “truly Asia”.
UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MALAYSIA
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) is Malaysia’s largest contributor of technical and professional workforce for the local industry, government agencies as well as multinational companies. Presently hosting over 23,000 students across 19 faculties including 5,000 international students from 52 countries, UTM is actively engaged in research collaborations with renowned institutions such as Harvard University, MIT, University of Oxford, Imperial College of London, University of Cambridge, Tokyo University and Meiji University. UTM also hosts a unique Government-To-Government collaboration, the Malaysia – Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT) which is supported by Ministry of Foreign Affairs Japan and Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan.
MINISTRY OF EDUCATION, MALAYSIA
The Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia, through the implementation of its Higher Education Blueprint 2015-2025 (Shift 8: Global Prominence) is committed to coordinate its efforts and pool its resources to develop Malaysia as an attractive host for education-based international events. The Ministry will also support themes that capture the interest of the global education community.
EDUCATION MALAYSIA GLOBAL SERVICES
Education Malaysia Global Services (EMGS) is a non-profit organization wholly owned by the Government of Malaysia to lead the worldwide promotion of Malaysian Higher Education and strengthen Malaysia’s presence as a global education hub. EMGS will link APAIE, hosting organizations to the other relevant parties in Malaysia.
MALAYSIA CONVENTION & EXHIBITION BUREAU (MyCEB)
Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) is a non-profit organisation established in 2009 by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia to grow the country’s business tourism industry. MyCEB aims to further strengthen Malaysia’s global appeal and position as the leading destination for international meetings, incentives, conventions, trade exhibitions and major events. The bureau identifies potential business event leads, facilitates bidding processes, promotes government and industry collaborations, as well as provides event support and marketing services, including consultation on local products and services.