Keynote Speakers


Professor Dr. Sidek Mohd Noah

Professor Dr. Sidek Mohd Noah, 54, has been dedicating his entire professional carrer pursuing Counselling as a field of study and practice. The year 2014 marked his 31 years of service with UPM (University Putra Malaysia). With the vast experience he has gained thru his engagement in this specialization, he employs his expertise as the medium to contribute scholarly in all aspects of counselling. He is an expert in Testing and Measurement in Counselling, Career Development, and Career Counselling. His expertise is highly acknowledged by Ministry of Education Malaysia, and his contributions are greatly appreciated by the Counsellor community in Malaysia. Dr. Sidek Mohd Noah is allegedly, one of the most influential Psychometrician in Malaysia.


Emeritus Professor Datuk Dr. Shad Saleem Faruqi

Emeritus Professor Datuk Dr. Shad Saleem Faruqi is a Senior Professor of Law and Legal Advisor at Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM). From 2007-2012 he was a Visiting Professor and Honorary Legal Advisor to Universiti Sains Malaysia. Currently he is a Visiting Professor at Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UNiSZA), Terengganu. He has also served on the faculties of law at the International Islamic University Malaysia, part-ime at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia and Maktab Polis Cheras, Kuala Lumpur. In the 90s he went on a short teaching assignment at Melbourne University, Australia.