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FMM HR/IR Conference 2018: Future Trends and Managing the Workforce in the Current Economy
Date : June 27-28, 2018
Time : 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Venue : Petaling Jaya - The Royale Chulan Damansara Hotel, 2 Jalan PJU 7/3, Mutiara Damansara, 47800 Petaling Jaya
Country : Malaysia

FMM Human Resource and Industrial Relations Conference 2018:
“Future Trends and Managing the Workforce in the Current Economy”


June 27-28, 2018 (Wednesday - Thursday)
The Royale Chulan Damansara Hotel - Mutiara Damansara, Petaling Jaya

The Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM) Human Resource Management Committee would be organising the above Conference with the theme “Future Trends and Managing the Workforce in the Current Economy” on June 27 - 28, 2018 (Wednesday - Thursday) at The Royale Chulan Damansara Hotel, Mutiara Damansara, Petaling Jaya.

The objectives of the Conference are to:

  • Current and future human resource trends in digital economy
  • Options in transforming a skilled workforce
  • Policies & procedures in emplying foreign workers & expatriates
  • Industrial relations considerations when embracing change and transformation at the workplace
Topics to be covered during the 1 ½ day Conference are as follows:
DAY 1 - JUNE 27, 2018 (WEDNESDAY)  
 0800    
Registration
 0845 Welcome Remarks
FMM
 0855 Keynote Address
Secretary General, Ministry of Human Resources (MOHR)
 SESSION 1: FUTURE TRENDS IN HR SESSION 1: FUTURE TRENDS IN HR
 0920 Topic 1: The Future of Work
Speaker to be Confirmed
1000
 Networking Break
 1020 Topic 2: Role of HR in An Organisation’s Digital Transformation
Ms Jenny Ooi, former Senior Vice President, HR, USG Boral
 SESSION 2: TRANSFORMING TO A SKILLED WORKFORCE
 1100 Topic 3: Getting the Workforce Industry4.0 Ready
Encik Muhamed Ali Hajah Mydin, Chief Executive Officer, Penang Skills Development Centre
 1140 Topic 4: Leveraging on National Training Schemes to Upskill the Workforce through National Dual Training System (NDTS), 1MASTER and World   Skills Competition
Senior Official, Department of Skills Development, MOHR
 1220  Topic 5: Sharing Session by an Industry Engaged in NDTS
 Speaker to be Confirmed
 1300  Lunch and Networking Session
 SESSION 3: FACILITATING THE EMPLOYMENT OF FOREIGN WORKERS AND EXPATRIATES SESSION
 1400  Topic 6: Key Policies on Employment of Foreign Workers AND Considerations in the Application Process via the ePPAx System
Senior Official, Ministry of Home Affairs (MOHA)
Senior Official, Foreign Worker Division, Department of Labour, MOHR
 1520 Topic 7: Government Policy on Expatriates for Manufacturing Sector AND Application Procedures & Process under MyXpats
Encik Mohamad Ismail Abu Bakar, Director, Industry Talent Management & Expatriate, MIDA
Cik Afidah Mastor, Deputy Director, Industry Talent Management & Expatriate, MIDA
Mr Sivakumeren, Executive Director, Malaysia Expatriate Services Centre Sdn Bhd (MYXpats) 
 1640 Panel Question and Answer Session
 1700  End of Day 1 and Refreshments
 DAY 2 - JUNE 28, 2018 (THURSDAY) DAY 2 - JUNE 28, 2018 (THURSDAY)
 0800  Registration
 SESSION 4: HR/IR LEGAL WORKSHOP - EMBRACING CHANGE AND TRANSFORMATION SESSION
 0845 Topic 8: Dealing with Restructuring Issues in the Current Economy—Resizing, Mergers & Acquisitions, etc
Mr Lim Heng Seng, Partner, Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill (To be confirmed)
 0945 Topic 9: Legal Perspective on Termination Based on Medical Grounds
Ms Selvamalar Alagaratnam, Partner, SKRINE
 1045  Networking Break
 SESSION 5: HR/IR LEGAL WORKSHOP - EMERGING DEVELOPMENTS SESSION
 1100 Topic 10: Restraint of Trade and The Right of Employers to Protect Trade Secrets
Mr P Jayasingam, Partner, Zul Rafique & Partners
 1200 Topic 11: Legal Aspects Relating to Workplace Discrimination on Gender, Race & Religion
Ms Janice Anne Leo Selvanathan, Partner, Steven Thiru & Sudhar Partnership
 1300  Lunch and End of Conference


INFORMATION & REGISTRATION
Contact: Ms Kamsiah A Rahim / Ms Hema Thiruchelvam
Email: Business_Environment@fmm.org.my
Tel: 03-6286 7200
Fax: 03-6274 1266 / 7288

EXHIBITION & SPONSORSHIP
FMM Human Resource and Industrial Relations Conference 2018 offers opportunities to promote your products or services to approximately 100 - 150 participants.

For more information, please download the exhibition and sponsorship packages.

VENUE INFORMATION
The Royale Chulan Damansara Hotel
2, Jalan PJU 7/3, Mutiara Damansara, 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Tel: 03-7959 9000
Fax: 03-7959 9111
Email: resvn@rcdsara.com.my
Website: www.royalechulandamansara.com.my

ENQUIRIES: Kindly contact Puan Kamsiah or Ms Hema Thiruchelvam, Business Environment Division, FMM HQ at Tel: 03-62867200, Fax: 03-6274 1266/7288 or E-mail: Business_Environment@fmm.org.my.

  Early Bird (Per Participant) Registration Fee (Per Participant)
No. of ParticipantsMemberNon MemberMemberNon Member
1 RM 750.00 RM 1,050.00 RM 900.00 RM 1,200.00
Registration Deadline: June 22, 2018
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