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MISA 2018 Day Program

October 12, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Dear MDBC members,

Get ready and register now for the most informative and competitive day of the year, brought to you by the MDBC Innovation & Sustainability Awards (MISA)!
MISA ’18 will take place on Friday, 12 October 2018 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur.

The quality and quantity of nominations received this year will guarantee quite a battle between the finalists!  The key component of MISA is the showcasing of best practices, with a high level of competition and valuable information that will be shared with attendees.  In MISA ’18, three award categories: Best Social Innovation; Best Environmental Innovation; and Best Start – Up / Scale – Up in Sustainable Innovation will be presented to you with innovations that make the world a better place.

Date:    Friday, 12 October 2018
Time:    13:00 – 18:00 hrs
Venue:  Hibiscus Room
               DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur
Members:  One (1) complimentary ticket per member – company.  Additional tickets are available at RM 150 nett / person
Non – Member:  RM 200 nett / person

13:00 – 13:30 hrs: Registration
13:30 – 14:30 hrs: The Innovation Forum
Basis Bay: Dato’ Praba Thiagarajah (Group CEO): Green IT: More than Social Responsibility
Sunway Properties: Jacqueline Wong (Assistant Manager, Sustainable Development Sunway): Topic to be confirmed
Standard Chartered Bank: Aizuddin Danian (Head, Digital Banking): Innovation Integration in the Banking Sector
14:30 – 14:45 hrs: Break
14:45 – 15:30 hrs: Best Social Innovation
15:30 – 15:45 hrs: Break
15:45 – 16:30 hrs: Best Environmental Innovation
16:30 – 16:45 hrs: Break
16:45 – 17:50 hrs: Best Start – Up / Scale – Up in Sustainable Innovation
17:50 – 18:15 hrs: Rewards Ceremony for Start – Ups / Scale – Ups
18:15 hrs: End of Day Program

Event Partner                                                                       Hotel Partner


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Event Partners for the Best Start – Up / Scale – Up in Sustainable Innovation category


We are also introducing an exciting new part to this year’s program, comparable with the famous “Shark Tank” concept.  Shortlisted contestants in the category Best Start – Up / Scale – Up in Sustainable Innovation are invited to pitch their solution to some of the leading organizations in the field of innovation, venture capital management, government, and corporate, who will consider the long term growth potential of the presented business concepts.

So don’t miss out on this valuable, informative event.  Come learn from the elite, best of the best, and connect with those at the forefront of innovation and sustainability!

Further details on the program will be announced closer to the event itself.

Registration commits to payment.  To register, please reply with the registration form which was sent to all members no later than Wednesday, 10 October 2018 (12 pm) to the MDBC secretariat by e mail at misa@mdbc.com.my.  All registered guests will receive our reconfirmation latest by Thursday, 11 October with venue details; Please contact us if you do not receive this confirmation.

Please note: We will charge a no – show or late cancellation fee of RM 200 per person (for cancellations after Wednesday, 10 October (12 noon)).  This is to cover the cost of our commitment of your reserved seat to the venue.  Replacement / substitute participant(s) to avoid the no show charge will be welcomed.  The no – show fee is also strictly applicable to complimentary registrations.  Your registration will NOT be confirmed until we receive your payment (if applicable).

Alternatively, you may also use the form below to register online.  By clicking and registering online, you acknowledge the event guidelines.

We look forward to your attendance!

With best regards,

MDBC Secretariat
Tel: +603 – 2722 8335

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October 12, 2018
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