Friday, July 11, 2008

LYICT 2008 Conference 7 - 10 July 2008 - Part 1


An ICT Conference with the theme "ICT and Learning for the NET Generation" was held from 7 to 10 July at the Saujana Kuala Lumpur Hotel. It was jointly organized by IFIP and Open University Malaysia.

The conference was attended by about 200 participants from 22 countries. It was officiated by Prof. Ir. Dr. Rosli Hamir, Vice President of Open University Malaysia representing the Vice Chancellor.

Vice President of OUM, Prof. Ir. Dr. Rosli is seen here delivering his speech

Prof. Rosli was having a chat with (from left) Alnaaz Kasaam (LYICT Co-editor from Canada), Sigrid Schuster (IFIP Chairperson from Germany) and Prof. Zoraini (National Organizing Chairperson) from OUM.

OUM Director of Perak Regional Learning Centre, Richard Ng who also attended the conference is having a chat with (from left) Ms. Siti Farina (Lecturer) and Prof. Abtar (Faculty of Education and Languages of OUM) and Mr. Repin, Chief Operating Officer of Meteor/OUM Group

Participants seen here posting for a group photo before the start of the conference

2 comments:

Joseph Sia said...

Richard,

How many participants are there in the conference?

Any presenters from the local university?

Professor said...

Probably about 200. Yes, there are presenters from OUM, UITM, K-Perak, UKM and Inti College. All in 50 papers were presented.