Celebrating women in today's digital age

March 21, 2018

WOMEN were the central focus of an event at the Futurise Centre in Cyberjaya on March 20. Organised by Cyberview Sdn Bhd, the forum's programme consisted of a mini-exhibition, pocket talk sessions, and a panel discussion.

The speaker line-up consisted of businesswomen and leaders within the entrepreneurship ecosystem, with television personality Daphne Iking moderating the panel discussion. The speakers included:

  • Munirah Abdul Hamid, founder and managing director of Neuramatix Sdn Bhd and a trailblazer within technology and Artificial Intelligence (AI) space;
  • Christy Ng, founder of ChristyNg.com, a local shoe designing company which boasts a wide range of customer base from both the local and international front;
  • Low Ngai Yuen, executive director of the Global Entrepreneurship Movement (GEM) as well as an activist and a champion of the arts;
  • Amy Blair, founder and CEO of Batik Boutique, a social enterprise borne out of the desire to help mainly single or low-income mothers earn sustainable earnings through side-incomes;
  • Hazel Abu Samah, executive director of marketing & communications at the Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC), the agency spearheading the national entrepreneurship agenda.