Sultan of Perak Sultan Nazrin Shah Muizzuddin graced the 4th Southeast Asian Studies Symposium at the Sunway University.
The symposium is hosted until Sunday by Sunway University, the first time held outside the University of Oxford.
Themed “The Year of Asean: Integrating Southeast Asia”, aims at presenting inter-disciplinary transnational solutions to contemporary Southeast Asian issues; provide opportunity for dialogues and networking among academic, business, political and civil society leaders from Europe and Southeast Asia; and act as a platform for emerging and established scholars to demonstrate their latest research on Southeast Asia.
Jeffrey Cheah Foundation Tan Sri Jeffrey Cheah said: “The symposium will enable our local researchers to engage with iminent scholars from around the world.
“As part of the symposium, we are also hosting the Asian Economic Panel conference, as well as three lectures under the Jeffrey Cheah Distinguished Speakers Series which are open at no cost to the public.”-NST