UTM University Presidents Forum 2023

29 Mayıs 2023 Pazartesi

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) will host its signature programme, the 13th UTM University Presidents Forum 2023 (UTM-UPF2023) from 8 to 10 August 2023 in Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.

Theme “Innovating Solutions: Expanding Horizon”


Innovating Solutions: Expanding ASEAN-Europe Higher Education Horizon

Innovating Solutions: Research Fostering Humanities

Innovating Solutions: Anchoring Digital Natives for Future Leadership

The main agenda is convening global university leaders to scrutinize and introspectively examine higher education's diverse roles and obligations in developing nations. This is viewed through various lenses showcased in the Keynote Sessions and Panel Discussions encompassing the sub-themes. This year's iteration of UTM-UPF2023 will present a unique platform, the Presidents' Round Table, comprising the participation of all attending university leaders.

Two-days Forum Highlights:

Keynote Address

Panel Discussion Sessions

University Presidents Roundtable

International Research Matching Grant Program (Workshop on Collaborating for Global Impact)

As the secretariat, UTM International emphasized UTM-UPF2023 as a shared forum for university leaders to confront and discuss contemporary concerns in higher education and establish strategy and action plans to increase collaboration and cooperation among participating participants in universities.

Therefore, we are delighted to invite the President, Vice-Chancellor, Rector, and leaders of higher institutions to this prestigious forum. We would also like to extend this invitation to the Director of the International Office and the Dean/ Director of Research.

Early Birds Registration Closes By:

31 May 2023 (Wednesday)

Should you have any inquiries, please do not hesitate to contact the secretariat at upf@utm.my. Full program details are available on the UPF website, https://international.utm.my/upf/ which includes our previous events.