Friday, January 20, 2012
International Convention on Boards
As part of its internationalization initiatives, the Accounting Research Institute (ARI) will be co-organizing an International Convention on Boards in New Delhi, India. The international convention will be co-organized with five other organizations namely (1) Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE), India (2)Institute of Business Research, University of Waikato, New Zealand (3)ONCG, India (4)Oil India Limited and (5)NMDC Limited, India. At the upcoming event in New Delhi on 9-10 February 2012, a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) will be signed between Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) and the Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE). UiTM Vice Chancellor Dato' Professor Ir Dr Sahol Hamid Abu Bakar and Professor Dr Mishra will be signing the MOU on behalf of UiTM and IPE respectively on 9th February 2012. Themed “Meeting the challenges of the Boards through sharing experiences and deliberations”, the international convention is expected to attract a lot of corporate leaders to the event.