Head of Sustainability Unit in ISI, Dr Irina Safitri Zen was invited as a speaker in the Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) and Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle (IMT-GT) Green Cities Conference: Leveraging Regional Cooperation and Integration for Cities Network in ASEAN on 5-6 September 2017 in Melaka. The conference organised by Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Green Growth Asia (GGA). The title of Dr Irina’s presentation was “Campus Living Lab-Accelerating the Green Cities Initiatives”. The presentation gave the opportunity for Dr Irina to share insights on how green campus in Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) functions as living lab in accelerating the green cities initiatives. Three other invited speakers were Prof. Dr Ir Shamsul Rizal, Vice Chancellor of Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia, Asst. President Dr Korn Sornlertlumvanich from Prince of Songkla University, Thailand and Mr Thiagarajan Nadesan, Head of Education and Markets WWF-Malaysia who presented their speech related to the themes Green Campus-A Learning Center for the City.

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