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INDUSTRY PARTNERSHIP & COMMUNITY RELATION DEPARTMENT 

Industry Roundtable Discussion / Meeting

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CEO Roundtable Meeting / Industry-Academia Collaborative Forum (IACF) is a platform for meeting and discussion between industry representatives and the relevant agencies with the Management of the University. The views and recommendations are needed from the industries regarding the opportunities for strategic cooperation, the characteristics of graduates require in the current job market, the establishment of the relevant academic programs, networking session and strengthening strategic cooperation partnership research conducted by university researchers.
 
This program it is seen in line with the current needs with the involvement of industry leaders who are invited to join together in the development and academic development at the University.  The objectives of this program are:
 
  1. To provide information on the opportunities for industries through offering Industrial PhD and part-time program (in all levels of education).
  2. To promote knowledge and facilities sharing between industries and academia in producing dynamic and competent professionals in supporting the enhancement of Malaysia’s human capital and economic strength.
  3. An exclusive session between University Management with the CEOs in leading organizations and Human Resource Manager.
 
Currently, UMP was organized three (3) events under this initiative (starting in 2012)
 
 NO. NAME OF EVENTS DATE / VENUE TOPIC NO. OF PARTICIPANTS
1 CEO Roundtable Meeting 15th March 2013 / Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

-    Explore latest employment requirements and industry standard.

30 CEOs and representatives.
2 Industry-University Collaboration On Graduate Employability 16th December 2014 / Pullman Hotel, Putrajaya

-    Graduate Employability

-    Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program (PBC)

30 involving industries representative

3 Industry-Academia Collaborative Forum (IACF) 6th August 2015 / Astaka Hall UMP Gambang

-    Industrial PhD

-    Knowledge and Sharing facilities

63 involving industries and government agencies