ASEAN Social Business Conference


:: Beyond Hybridity ::


The Youth Trust Foundation, also known as myHarapan which was established in the August 2010, is dedicated towards empowering young Malaysians by supporting youth projects and initiatives that contribute to current nation-building efforts. We achieve this by providing various platforms and opportunities that help them scale, sustain, expand and multiply their impact. We are an independent Not-For-Profit based in Malaysia. 

Albukhary International University (AIU) is a private nonprofit education institution, a fully residential campus with state-of-the-art facilities. It provides conducive living and learning environment for self-discovery, nurturing relationships and building understanding on global issues. At AIU, students are exposed to holistic educational approach through combined academic and social engagement programme which is carried out throughout the study period. Through its vision, mission and core values, AIU is committed to ensuring human dignity in line with the concept of “Inspiring Minds” as the core ethos and tagline of the University." 

Universiti Malaysia Kelantan or simply known as UMK is the19th Public Institution of Higher Education. Its establishment was announced during the tabling of the Ninth Malaysia Plan (9MP) by the Honorable Prime Minister of Malaysia. On 14 June 2006, the establishment is then approved in the Cabinet Meeting. Universiti Malaysia Kelantan is the only full university that is placed in Kelantan Darul Naim. The Curriculum Philosophy of UMK is based on entrepreneurship education. Therefore stimulus phrases or tag-lines Entrepreneurial University and Entrepreneurship Is Our Thrust are widely used. For short and medium terms, three (3) core areas of studies are given special emphasis: * Business and Entrepreneurship, * Creative Technology and Heritage and * Agro-Industry and Natural Resources. At the same time, the emphasis is also given to language and generic skills. All programs offered aim to produce human capital of high-quality (with first class mentality), complete with features of entrepreneurship. This human capital is used to enhance global welfare by giving attention to increasing the capacity and capability of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and contributing to high entrepreneurial community development. In all its implementations, information and communication technology (ICT) is used as an enabler. 

Talent Corporation Malaysia Berhad (TalentCorp), under the Ministry of Human Resources is the national agency that drives Malaysia’s talent strategy towards becoming a dynamic and market-driven talent hub. To achieve this, we partner with the public and private sectors to implement initiatives that attract, nurture and retain the right expertise needed to meet talent demands of today and in the future. Our market-driven programmes are focused on building Malaysia’s talent pipeline, mobilising and connecting talent to opportunities, and diversifying Malaysia’s talent pool by influencing workplace policies. Our signature initiatives include: Returning Expert Programme, Residence-Pass Talent, National Structured Internship Programme (MySIP), mynext, Critical Occupations List (MyCOL), Young Employable Students (YES!), Career Comeback Programme, and MyASEAN Internship among others. 

Since 2015, Athena emphasizes an inspiring and healthy lifestyle, promote social awareness and sustainability, and let women be part of a thriving lifestyle community where they can be themselves. We manufactured and distribute eco-friendly sanitary products, creating something better, a natural solution for personal care thus promotes eco-friendly lifestyle. Athena carries the meaning of ‘wise’ and impersonate strength. We believed that those with wisdom and willpower to switch for a better choice, creating impact for themselves, and the universe are the real champion.