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Celebrating Excellence: IEEE Malaysia Sarawak Subsection’s Dual Awards Reflect Excellence in Fostering Collaboration and Innovation

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The IEEE Malaysia Sarawak Subsection was nominated and won two awards during the 2023 IEEE Inspirational Dinner and Awards Night organized by IEEE Malaysia Section at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel, Kuala Lumpur on 24 June 2023.

This year, the theme of this event and award ceremony emphasizes on Fostering Collaboration, Inspiring Innovation which also aims to promote collaborative networking opportunities and give appreciation to our members and strategic partners for their continued support and participation in IEEE activities.

During the event, the Sarawak Subsection was awarded the best IEEE Malaysia Humanitarian Technology Activity (HTA) Award recognizing the subsection’s initiatives and continuing effort to identify and address local problems by applying their technical skills and partnering with local communities. All these initiatives were executed by the IEEE Malaysia Sarawak Subsection Humanitarian Technology Activity (HTA) team chaired by Dr. Then Yi Lung and also the IEEE Special Interest Group on Humanitarian Technology (SIGHT) Sarawak chaired by Dr. Tay Fei Siang with the support from both IEEE Malaysia Section as well as IEEE Malaysia Sarawak Subsection.

Both IEEE Malaysia Sarawak Subsection HTA Team and IEEE SIGHT Sarawak will continue their initiative to support the local community in Sarawak through HTA and SIGHT platforms.

On the same occasion, the subsection also won second place in the 2022 IEEE Malaysia Website Competition which featured subsection news, activities, events, and announcement.

The members of IEEE Malaysia Sarawak Subsection would like to express their appreciation to IEEE Region 10 and IEEE Malaysia Section for the support, encouragement, and recognition towards the subsection activities and events.

Ong Chin Ann
Executive Committee Member (Communication & Promotion), IEEE Sarawak Subsection 2019-2020, 2020-2021, 2021-2022, 2023-2024 IEEE Senior Member