Next Generation of Smart Engineering and Manufacturing
12th Feb 2022 Time: 11:00-17:15 MY Time
Online (Microsoft Teams)

The theme for HIC MY 2022 is “Next Generation of Smart Engineering and Manufacturing”. In line with Malaysia's Industry 4WRD policy and 10-to-10 Malaysian Science, Technology, Innovation and Economy Framework (MySTIE), this proposed theme highlights Malaysia's vision in pursuing a high-income nation status. It will be crafted to accommodate various industrial and academic stakeholders to sit together and discuss the gap between disciplines and formulate solutions to overcome the foreseen challenges. This theme will further discuss three subtopics of healthcare, environmental, and smart food technologies.

Calling for participants

In the Hyper Interdisciplinary Conference, researchers, faculty, and students from academia can join the conference virtually, and free of charge. For interested participants outside of academia, please contact us. The conference will be broadcasted online using the Leave a Nest internal broadcasting system, and you will need to log-in to your Leave a Nest account to be able to view the event’s live stream. Participants from outside Malaysia are also very welcome as well.

  • 12th Feb

12th Feb(Sat.)11:00 - 17:15 MY TIME

11:30 Registration
11:45 Opening ceremony
12:00 Keynote
12:15 Technology splash
13:00 Lunch break
14:00 Session 1: Digital Disruption in Malaysian Healthcare
15:05 Session 2: Capacity Building of Artificial Intelligence in Malaysia
16:10 Session 3: Smart Food from The Halal Perspective
17:00 Closing remarks and group picture
Digital Disruption in Malaysian Healthcare
Fast-pacing digital disruption has emerged as a critical landscape in almost every sectors of the economy. In healthcare, digital health offers new means to manage health and wellbeing of the people. This however, disrupts the existing conventional and traditional markets. As a developing country, Malaysia offers a dynamic ecosystem to underpin the growth of digital healthcare for a betterment of society. The first session of HIC 2022 will gather experts in Malaysia’s medical devices ecosystem to share crucial information about smart healthcare technology, its current progress and future prospects.

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Capacity Building of Artificial Intelligence in Malaysia
This session will updates Malaysian capability in artificial intelligence technology. It will highlight relevant governments policy, industrial interest as well as talents development. We try to pave interdisciplinary knowledge exchange to support the growth and application of AI across the countries. Ultimately, we hope to initiate new collaborative efforts between Malaysia and Japan on AI talents development ecosystem.

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Smart Food from the Halal Perspective
This forum will address Malaysia's capacity in nurturing relatively new field of smart food innovation in response to the UN's SDGs to end poverty and hunger. They will also talk about its feasibility from a halal perspective, health value, and sustainability of smart food technology.

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