[Keynote announcement] Hyper Interdisciplinary Conference in Malaysia 2022

The Hyper Interdisciplinary Conference (HIC) in Malaysia 2022 is an initiative of the Leave a Nest Group to bring together experts across disciplines and walks of life, with the aspiration that a good level of diversity is the key to successful innovation. This year, the conference will be held fully online via the Leave a Nest Broadcasting System with the theme


Next Generation of Smart Engineering and Manufacturing


We are proud to announce the honorable keynote address as follows:

Keynote address: 


“IR4.0 Decentralization: Inevitability of Challenges and Potentials”

The Keynote will address the current landscape of industrial revolution 4.0 in Malaysia, the obstacles, and the opportunities that lie ahead. With a strong background in IoT, digitization, and cyberspace interfaces, Dr. Muataz will talk about the contribution of Flextronics Technology (Penang) Sdn. Bhd. in underpinning the IR4.0, Malaysian inclusive digital economy campaign, and the 12th Malaysia Plan to become ASEAN digital center.

Dr. Muataz Hameed AL-Doori Flextronics Technology (Penang) Sdn. Bhd.
Dr. Muataz Hameed Al-Doori has 24 years of working experience in both industry and academics. Currently, he is FPGA Distinguished Engineer and holds a senior management position at Flex company. He is IR4.0 and Intelligent Automation lead of Flex Penang Cluster. He is SMIEEE, CEng, MIET, and IACSIT Senior Member. His research interests and working area on designing FPGA Embedded Multiprocessor SoC, digital systems using FPGA technology, FPGA-SoC design, embedded systems, computer system architecture, microprocessor architecture, the active jamming system for laser missiles, IR4.0 transformation, Cybersecurity, and Intelligent Automation.


Conference Details and Timeline

  • Date: 12th February 2022
  • Time: 11:30~17:30 Malaysia Standard Time
  • Venue: Leave a Nest Broadcast
1130-1145 Room open
1145-1200 Opening ceremony Welcoming Remarks by Dr. Mohd Izwan Zainol, Research Development Division, Leave a Nest Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
1200-1215 Keynote speech IR4.0 Decentralization: Inevitability of Challenges and Potentials

Dr. Muataz Hameed AL-Doori

Flextronics Technology (Penang) Sdn. Bhd.

1215-0100 Tech Splash
1300-1400 BREAK
1400-1415 Session 1: Healthcare technology  Presentation 
1415-1500 Panel session

Title: Digital Disruption in Malaysian Healthcare

1505 - 1605 Session 2: Artificial intelligence technology  Panel session

Title: Capacity Building on Artificial Intelligence in Malaysia

1610-1625 Session 3: Smart foods technology
1625-1710 Panel session
Title: Smart Food From The Halal Perspective
1710-1730 Closing remarks Closing ceremony by Mr. Abdul Hakim, Managing Director Leave a Nest Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. & Group photo


For those who are interested to watch and join the conference, click the link below to register. Please note that this requires a Leave a Nest ID account, so please make sure to sign up first before proceeding.


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Please take note that the conference is only free for students, faculty, and staff affiliated with academic institutions. For those affiliated with corporate or industry entities, please do not hesitate to email us.

To know more updates about the conference and panelists, watch out for future announcements on the website.

For more details, kindly visit our Official HIC website

For inquiries, drop us an email at: [email protected] or [email protected]