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Virtual Forum on Sustainability Education by Business Schools in Malaysia

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As signatories of UN Principles of Responsible Management Education (PRME), business schools have the responsibility to educate students and work with business and community to promote ‘Sustainable Business Practices’ and contribute towards achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

A Forum on Business School’s Relationship with Industry in Promoting Sustainability/SDGs .

The aim of this forum /symposium is to share knowledge of how some business schools, which are PRME signatories in Malaysia, are promoting sustainability / SDGs through their teaching, research, and engagement activities with business and community at large.

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3:30 pm – 3:45 pm

Open Remarks

- Dr. Lau Chee Kwong, Dean of Nottingham University Business School, Malaysia

3:50 pm – 4:50 pm

Panel Session: Business and Academia Partnerships for Progressing Sustainability - Collaborative training, research, consultancy related to sustainability / UN-SDGs /ESGs.

- Mr. Jeevan Rajoo, Country Head of TCS Malaysia

- Ms. Kaumudi Goda, Founder, Consultant, Coach, Trainer, Mediator, Speaker of The Human Conversation Pte Ltd

- Mr. Gary Gan, Managing Director of Hexafood Sdn Bhd

- Ms. Chin Foong Ling, Director-Sustainability and Climate Risk of Deloitte Business Advisory Sdn Bhd

- Moderator: Dr Avvari V. Mohan, Director of Research of Nottingham University Business School, Malaysia

4:50 pm – 5:00 pm

Break

5:00 pm – 6:15 pm

Panel Session: Deans Speak: How Business Schools in Malaysia Promote UN SDGs/ Sustainability

- Prof Sally Hibbert, Deputy Dean of Nottingham University Business School, UK

- Dr. Avvari V. Mohan, Director of Research of Nottingham University Business School, Malaysia

- Prof Khong K.K, Executive Dean, Faculty of Business & Law of Taylors University

- Dr. Eugene Pek Chuen Khee, Dean Faculty of Business & Management of UCSI University

- Moderator: Mr. Faroze Nadar, Executive Director of UN Global Compact Network Malaysia & Brunei (UNGCMYB)

6:15 pm – 6:45 pm

Session: UN-PRME’s “Blueprint for SDG Integration Into Curriculum, Research, and Partnerships” - Introducing the Blueprint – an easy to use guide to help Business Schools in planning and reporting their sustainability journey /activities

- Dr. Alec Wersun, Main Author of the Blueprint (Senior Lecturer and School Lead for the Common Good at the Glasgow School for Business and Society of Glasgow Caledonian University)

6:45 pm

Closing Remarks

- Mr. Faroze Nadar, Executive Director of UN Global Compact Network Malaysia & Brunei (UNGCMYB)

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