UTM Engage Industry: Huawei Technologies (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd and Telekom Malaysia Bhd

A UTM Engage Industry session was held between Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Huawei Technologies (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (Huawei) as well as Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) on Monday, 6th December 2021.

The UTM Engage Industry session was chaired by Azman Hashim International Business School (AHIBS) lecturer, Prof. Ts. Dr. Rose Alinda Alias.

UTM was also represented by Assoc. Prof. Ir Dr Hazlina Selamat from UTM Center For Artificial Intelligence & Robotics (CAIRO), Dean of Research Alliance, Resource Sustainability, Prof. Dr Haslenda Hashim, Assoc. Prof Dr. Abdul Rashid Husain (Director of UTMXCITE), Dr. Syed Norris Hikmi Syed Abdullah and Mr Jaffar Sidek Haron (UTM Digital), Mdm. Fasihah Mohd Jaslan (CCIN), Mr Redha MD Dali (UTM Corporate Office), Mr Amirul Shahrin Amir and Mr Nadzreeq Nor Majid (Department of Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research & Innovation)).

The team from Huawei was led by Mr. Kamarul Hisham Baginda Kamaruddin, the Director of Strategic Business Development. Other Huawei representatives were Mr. Aris Iskandar Musa, the Senior Solutions Architect and Mr. Abdul Muizz Mohamad Nasruddin, Manager of Business Development.

TM was represented by Mdm. Noraini Razali, the Manager of Southern Office (TM ONE) and Mdm. Noor Haniza Abu Bakar, the Assistant Manager of TM ONE Johor.

The main objectives of the engagement were to update the teams’ progress on the MoU to be signed, preparation for the MoU signing ceremony and the launching of the AI Lab as well as future collaborations between UTM, Huawei and TM.

Huawei will be delivering a state-of-the art equipment to UTM as its CSR donation, which will be the starting point of a long-term and fruitful collaboration between these tripartite entities in the area of Artificial Intelligence.

UTM Centre for Community and Industry Network (CCIN) welcomes visitors through our UTM Engage Industry session.

Industry can make an appointment with CCIN by contacting via email at ccin@utm.my or filling in our visitor request form at https://ccin.utm.my/visitor-request-form/.

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