ATU-Net Student Leader Forum 2020 (ATU-Net SeLF2020)

ATU-Net SeLF2020, which will be scheduled on 16 November 2020, will connect students to the larger global community and will cover issues pertinent to student organisations and youth development, with a theme of:

“The Great Reset: The New World and Society”

  • The forum provides an opportunity for participants to dissect and deliberate on the current societal crisis and the prospect of the future in order to lead beyond the pandemic. 
  • In particular, it will concentrate on the key roles of youth of technological universities in shaping the narrative of today’s world, through guided vision and design-led leadership for the benefit and prosperity of the lives of others.


To bring together youth and student leaders from member institutions of the Asia Technological University Network (ATU-Net) to share their knowledge and learn from one another, to strengthen their regional bond, and form a shared global identity.


  1. Participants will be able to interact and engage with youth and student leaders across the network.

  2. Participants will be able to learn about new developments in various areas where youth are concerned.

  3. Participants will be able to discuss issues and share best practices pertaining to youth and student leaders.

Tentative Programme


14:30 – 14:40 Welcoming Remarks by UTM Vice Chancellor, ATU-Net Chair  

Keynote Addresses:

14:40 – 14:55 Keynote 1 TBC  Address 1 (TBC)
14:55 – 15:10 Keynote 2 Arif Tukiman, CEO of Runcloud & UTM Alumni 
15:10 – 15:25 Keynote 3 Thomson Ch’ng, International Alumni of the Year 2020 (Global PIEoneer Awards)
15:25 – 15:40 Q&A Session

Student Leader Roundtable:

15:40 – 15:50 Syahirunnisa Ramli, President of Student Representative Council, UniMAP (Malaysia)
15:50 – 16:00 Hanz Jude G. Ambalong, Student Government President, MSU-IIT (Philippines) 
16:00 – 16:10 Muhammad Wasiq Riaz, HITEC University (Pakistan)
16:10 – 16:20 Marcellino Agung Christyo, President of International Mobility Students Club, ITB (Indonesia) 
16:20 – 16:40 Q&A Session


16:40 – 16.50 Closing by UTHM Vice Chancellor, ATU-Net Deputy Chair