12th SIROM Biennial Conference, Port Dickson 2017

The 12th SIROM Biennial Conference will be held at Avillion Admiral Cove on 31 March – 2 April 2017.

The theme of the conference is “Bridging the Gender Gap

Venue: Avillion Admiral Cove
5 ½ mile Jalan Pantai
71050 Si Rusa Port Dickson
Telephone: +60 6 6470888

avillionadmiralcove

Avillion Admiral Cove

The Conference Package includes:

  1. A 3 days/2 nights accommodation package on a twin-sharing basis in the Premium Room Vista Block
  2. Friendship Nite: “Sarong Rocks
  3. Gala Dinner and Dance: “Women in Red & Men in Black” with Live Entertainment
  4. Attendance at all talks and AGM
  5. Participation in Telematch and Team building activities
  6. Breakfast, morning tea and lunch where indicated

As always, there is an Early Bird Registration Fee of RM550.00 which ends on 4 February 2017, so register early for this special rate!

Click here to download the registration-form and register!

Click here to download the sponsorship-letter-conference-2017.

 

 

PROPOSED CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

SIROM 12th BIENNIAL CONFERENCE

31 MARCH – 1 APRIL, 2017

 

Friday 31st March 2017

2.00 pm – 4.00 pm   :   Registration / Check in of Delegates

4.00 pm – 5.30 pm     :   SIROM AGM – Light Refreshments will be served

5.30 pm – 6.00 pm     :   Rehearsal for Parade of Banners

7.00 pm – 11.00 pm    :   Friendship Nite: ‘‘SARONG ROCKS”

 

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Saturday 1st APRIL 2017

7.00 am – 8.30 am   :   Breakfast

8.30 am – 9.00 am    :   Arrival of Delegates and Guests

9.00 am                       :   Parade of Banners

9.10 am                        :   Welcome remarks by Organising Chairperson – Dr. Saradha

9.15 am                         :   Speech by SIROM President – Ms. Anita Pater

9.20 am                        :   Speech by SISWP President Theresa Lyford (TBC)

9.30 am                        :   Keynote Address by Guest-of-Honour

9.45 am                        :    Launch of SIROM 12th Biennial conference

9.50 am                        :    GROUP Photo Session

10.00 am – 10.30 am :    Coffee Break

10.30 am – 12.30 pm :   Panel Discussion on “Bridging the Gender Gap”

Followed by Q & A. Moderator Nora Lam

  1. Theresa Devasahayam (SIS)– The Career Woman in Asia: Conflicts, Challenges and Contradictions
  2. Ms Sumitra Viswanathan (WAO) – Does Gender Disparity Propagate Violence against Women
  3. Shahredzan Johan (Lawyer) – “Gender Equality from the Constitutional Perspective”
  4. Ms Adelaine Foo – Founder & CEO of The Otomotif College (TOC) – “A Woman in a Man’s World” (TBC)

 

12.30 pm – 1.30 pm     :    LUNCH

1.30 pm – 2.00 pm       :    “5 Things that Women Must Do” by Laila Johari

2.30 pm – 5.00 pm       :     Telematch / Team Building Activities

7.00 pm – Late              :     GALA NIGHT – “WOMEN in RED & MEN in BLACK”

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Sunday 2nd APRIL 2017

 

7.00am – 8.30 am          :   Breakfast

8.30am – 9.30 am         :   1st Meeting : SIROM President with Club Presidents and members

9.30 am – 10.00 am     :     Proposed meeting between SISWP President Theresa Lyford  and Club Presidents

10.00 am – 12.00 noon :   Free & Easy  

12.00 noon                  :   Check–out

 

 

 

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