29 Apr 2024

Kajang, April 29, 2024 – In a significant stride towards enhancing collaboration between academia and industry, UiTM’s Centre of Excellence, the Institute for Infrastructure Engineering and Sustainable Management (IIESM), embarked on a pivotal journey by engaging with IKRAM Works Sdn Bhd (IWSB) in a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Signing Ceremony held on April 29, 2024. The event prestigiously took place at IWSB Headquarters, in Unipark Suria, Kajang Selangor.

        Under the stewardship of Mr. Mohd Farhan Bin Hasan, the event commenced with an opening address, setting the tone for a constructive dialogue between the two entities. Dato’ Ir. Ts. Hj. Mohd Taufik Bin Haron, CEO of IWSB, followed suit, expressing his enthusiasm for the collaboration and highlighting its potential to bridge the gap between theoretical knowledge and practical applications in the field of engineering.

        The gathering was graced by the presence of Prof. Ir. Dr. Ahmad Kamil Arshad, Director of IIESM, representing UiTM. His address underscored the institution’s commitment to fostering stronger ties with industry partners and exploring avenues for fruitful collaboration. Ir. Haji Mat Zin Bin Hussain, Director of Ikram Pavement Engineering Services Sdn Bhd, also shared his insights, emphasizing the mutual benefits of such partnerships in driving innovation and sustainable development.

        Central to the event was the signing of the MoU between IWSB and UiTM, symbolizing a formal commitment to explore various collaborative initiatives, including training programs, consultancy projects, internship opportunities, and technology transfer initiatives. The ceremony culminated in a group photo, capturing the collective enthusiasm and optimism for the journey ahead.

        With a firm focus on synergy and innovation, this collaboration marks a significant milestone in bridging the gap between academia and industry, paving the way for transformative advancements in the field of engineering. As both parties embark on this journey of mutual growth and development, the stage is set for a promising future characterized by shared knowledge, innovation, and sustainable solutions.

For further inquiries on this or other event, please contact:

IKRAM Works Sdn Bhd (IWSB)
Contact Person: Farhan Hasan
Email: farhan@ikram.com.my
Phone: +60 17 274 305