UPCOMING EVENTSYouth. For. Integrity.Feature. Series
Khairy Jamaluddin is Minister of Youth and Sports and a Member of Parliament representing the Rembau constituency in Negeri Sembilan. He is also Leader of UMNO Youth and the Chairman of Barisan Nasional Youth.
Prior to entering politics, he worked as a journalist, policy aide and investment banker. Khairy was educated at the Universities of Oxford and London. The World Economic Forum in Davos selected him as a Young Global Leader in 2005 and he was made an Asia 21 Fellow by the Asia Society in 2006. Khairy was also elected as Visiting Fellow at the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies in 2002. In 2012, he was appointed as Chairman of the National Entrepreneurs Development Corporation.
YB Khairy Jamaluddin is the Minister of Youth and Sports (KBS) and he has been a strong supporter and advocate of social entrepreneurship (SE) in Malaysia. During the International Conference Youth Leader (ICYL) 2015, he mentioned that ‘SE was not about charity but it is about building an organisation that brings social impact’. He believes that KBS has a vital role to play in encouraging progressive young leaders and to promote the development of SE.
Currently, he serves as an airborne paratrooper and Commander of the 508 Regiment in the Malaysian Territorial Army. He is married to Nori Abdullah and they have three sons, Jibreil "Cougar" Ali, Timor "Puma" Abdullah and Raif “Leo” Averroes.
9:15am : Registration
10:00am : Welcoming Remarks by Empowering Youth
10:10am : Feature Session with YB Khairy Jamaluddin
11:30am : Workshop Session* on Anti-Corruption (by invitation only)
1:00pm : Ends
* Workshop session is conducted exclusively for committee members of selected university student council and clubs/societies. Limited to 40 students.
**Dress code: Smart Casual
Date & Time
Saturday 4th of July 2015 09:30:00 AM
CSIT Auditorium, UNITEN (Bangi)