30 November 2017



0800 hrs.

Registration & Welcome Refreshment

0930 hrs.

Opening by Malaysia Major Events

Presented by:
Tony Nagamaiah
General Manager – Malaysia Major Events

0945 hrs.

1st Keynote : KL – Music City

Presented by:
YBhg. Dato' Norman Abdul Halim
Chairman – IFPI Asia Pacific Board

1015 hrs.

2nd Keynote : Future Trends of Sport Cities

Thoughts on the current trends and anticipated challenges within the sports events industry and its unique brand value proposition of creating legacy to the communities. Innovative opportunities to be a major player in the sports industry.

Presented by:
YBhg. Dato’ Mohd Nazifuddin bin Dato Sri Mohd Najib
Vice President - Olympic Council of Malaysia

1045 hrs.

Coffee / Tea Break

1100 hrs.

Body Language for the Major Events Industry

Master the art of reading people from their verbal and non-verbal expressions in a fun and hilarious environment. Know exactly how people are feeling event if they don't tell you. Use this special skill to build relationships, make critical decisions, and never be fooled by deceptions.

Presented by:
Christian Chua
International Speaker - Christian Chua Training Academy  

1145 hrs.

Social Media : How Social Media Influencers Promote Major Events

Presented by:
- Ng Siang Hang, Chief Executive Officer – Gushcloud Agency
- Jared Lee, Social Influencer
- Capris, Social Influencer 

1215 hrs.

ESports : Understanding the Opportunities of the 21st Century Entertainment

ESports, also known as electronic sports or competitive gaming, is the fastest growing form of entertainment in the world. Within Southeast Asia, Malaysia has a particularly bright eSports history, having produced some of the greatest eSports stars of all time and hosting some of the biggest events.

Presented by:
Oskar Feng
Founder & Chief Executive Officer - Global Electronic Sports Championship  

1245 hrs.

Introduction to brand

1300 hrs.

Lunch powered by brand

1400 hrs.

Workshop – More than Barricades

Focus on the safety and security aspect of events, and how event organisers can work with local authorities to ensure safety of event attendees and guests. We truly believe your inputs will be an excellent addition to this year’s programme.

Presented by:
Dr. Graham Ong-Webb
Research Fellow - Institute of Defence and Strategic Studies, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies  

1600 hrs.

Coffee / Tea Break

1615 hrs.

Panel Session - More Than Barricades

- Discussion on how the industry can work / liaise with local authorities to ensure safety of concert / festival attendees and guests.
- Types of insurance available for event organisers in Malaysia to ensure events.

- DSP Law Kian Guan, Royal Malaysia Police
- Tajudin Mydin, Security Consultant - Millenium Patriot Security Services (M) Sdn. Bhd.
- Alan Pryor, General Manager – Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
- Iqbal Ameer, Group Chief Executive Officer - The Livescape Group

1700 hrs.

Arrival of Guest of Honour

YB Dato' Seri Mohamed Nazri bin Abdul Aziz
Minister of Tourism & Culture, Malaysia

1730 hrs.

Closing Remarks by

YB Dato' Seri Mohamed Nazri bin Abdul Aziz
Minister of Tourism & Culture, Malaysia

1800 hrs.

Networking Begins

*Programme is subject to change