Conference Programme

1 & 2 SEPTEMBER 2020

BALLROOM, MALAYSIA INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND EXHIBITION CENTRE (MITEC), KUALA LUMPUR

DAY 1, 1st September 2020 ( WEDNESDAY )
Time Event
08:30am – 09:30am

REGISTRATION

Arrival of Delegates, Guests and VIPs

09:30am – 09:40am

Doa Recital

Welcome Remark

Mr. Hairol Ariffein Sahari, Acting Chief Executive Officer Halal Industry Development Corporation

Corporate Video Presentation

9:45am – 10:45am

AMBASSADORS SESSION : EMPOWERING HALAL COMMUNITY

Panellists:

  • His Excellency Emir Hadzikadunić, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Embassy of Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • His Excellency Naiyl M. Latypov, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Embassy of The Russian Federation

Moderator:

  • Mr. Kamarul Bahrin Harun, ditor and Journalist Astro Awani
11:00am – 12:30pm

OPENING CEREMONY OF THE WORLD HALAL WEEK 2020

 

Guest of Honor:

  • The Honourable Tan Sri Muhyiddin Bin Mohd Yassin, The Prime Minister Of Malaysia
12:30pm – 02:00pm

BUSINESS LUNCHEON (BY INVITATION ONLY)

Hosted by The Hon. Dato’ Sri Mustapa Bin Mohamed, Minister in The Prime Minister's Department

02:30pm – 03.45pm

MINISTERIAL PANEL : STRENGTHENING THE HALAL ECOSYSTEM

Panelists:

  • The Hon. Dato’ Sri Mustapa Bin Mohamed, Minister in The Prime Minister's Department
  • The Hons. Mr. Hong Nam-ki, Minister of Economy and Finance, South Korea
  • The Hons. Ir. Airlangga Hartarto, Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs, Indonesia
  • The Hon. Ebrahim Patel, Minister of Economic Development, South Africa

Moderator:

  • Dato’ Teng Chang Khim, Chairman of Standing Committees for Investment, Industry & Commerce and Small & Medium Enterprise (SME), Selangor state
03:45pm – 05:00pm

CAPTAINS OF INDUSTRY PANEL : RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION AND PRODUCTION

Panelists:

  • Mr. Leonard Ariff Abdul Shatar, Group Managing Director of Duopharma Biotech Berhad
  • Datuk Syed Mohamed Syed Ibrahim, President & Chief Executive of Johor Corporation
  • Mr. Shinya Yokoyama, Co-Founder of Food Diversity Inc.

Moderator:

  • Ms. Haslinda Amin, CAnchor Bloomberg Asia Pacific

END OF CONFERENCE DAY 1

08:00pm - 10:00pm

WORLD HALAL NIGHT & EXCELLENCE AWARDS (BY INVITATION ONLY)

Guest of Honor:

  • The Hon. Dato’ Sri Mustapa Bin Mohamed, Minister in The Prime Minister's Department

END OF DAY 1



DAY 2, 2nd September 2020 ( THURSDAY )
Time Event
08:00am – 09:30am

REGISTRATION

Arrival of Delegates, Guests and VIPs

9:40am – 10:55am

DRIVING THE GROWTH OF THE HALAL ECONOMY THROUGH ISLAMIC FINANCE

Panellists:

  • Datuk Mohd Zamree Mohd Ishak, President/Chief Executive Officer Credit Gurantee Corporation
  • MMr Bilal Parvaiz, Director of Islamic Business & Product Management, Standard Chartered Saadiq Berhad

Moderator:

  • Mr. Mohammad Ali Shah, Director of Product & Innovation, Privasia Technologies Berhad
11:00am – 12:15pm

IN CONVERSATION WITH

  • Professor Jonathan A.J. Wilson PhD, Academic and Consultant of the Dragonfly Black

Moderator:

  • Mr. Eizaz Azhar, General Manager Halal Development Corporation
12:20am – 12:50pm

Special Address by

  • The Hon. Khairy Jamaluddin Abu Bakar, Minister of Science, Technology & Innovation

1:00pm – 02:00pm

BUSINESS NETWORKING LUNCH

02:30pm – 04:15pm

HALAL ECONOMY TRENDSETTERS

Panellists:

  • The Honorable Nadiem Anwar Makarim, Minister of Education and Culture of the Republic of Indonesia
  • Ms Vivy Yusoff, Founder Fashion Vallet
  • Ms Saeeda Ahmed, Ambassador and Advisor of Global Sustainability Index Institute (UNGSII)

Moderator:

  • Ms Shereen Bhan, Managing Editor of CNBC-TV18
04:30pm

CLOSING CEREMONY BY

END OF DAY 2

 

DISCLAIMER / NOTES:

  • The Organisers reserve the right to alter the content and timing of the programme in the best interest of the Conference and is not responsible for cancellations due to unforeseen circumstances.
  • The Organisers accepts no responsibility for statements made orally or in written material distributed by any speaker at the conference. In addition, the Organisers are not responsible for any copying, republication or redistributions of such statements.
  • Programme as of 16th March 2020.