Building peace in the minds of men and women

International Day for Universal Access to Information - Asia and the Pacific Regional Event "Open Talks"

Online Programme

Thu, 12 Sep


Registration starts at the main conference registration booth for all participants of Next Big Tech Asia Conference

10:30 to 11:00

Opening Session

  • Stefan Priesner, UN Resident Coordinator for Malaysia
  • Moez Chakchouk, Assistant Director-General for Communication and Information, UNESCO
  • H.E.  Gobind Singh Deo, Minister for Communication and Multimedia of Malaysia
11:00 to 12:30


  • Khashkhuu Naranjargal, President of Globe International Center (Mongolia)
  • Simon Kemp, Founder and CEO of (Singapore)
  • Dr. Najat Aoun Saliba, Professor of Chemistry; Director, Nature Conservation Center,  American University of Beirut (Lebanon)
  • Louis Liaw, Elected Member, Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee (Malaysia)
  • Bayu Wardhana, Member of the Alliance of Independent Journalists Indonesia
  • Gayathry Venkiteswaran, Assistant Professor, PhD Candidate, University of Nottingham (Malaysia)
12:15 to 13:15

Q&A Session with speakers

Q&A Session

13:15 to 13:30


Closing remarks