1- Dato Faiz2 - Yan Lim4 - Ali Shukri6- sheila5 - PnSri8 - Marcella7 - Melanie Cook


A.C.E. Annual Conference 2018 will be held at the heart of Malaysia’s capital city, Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre.


The 5-star, 23-storey Hotel Istana City Centre Kuala Lumpur is centrally located at Jalan Raja Chulan in Kuala Lumpur’s prestigious Golden Triangle. Renowned shopping malls such as Pavilion, Lot 10, Starhill, Suria KLCC and Changkat Bukit Bintang entertainment hub are at its doorstep. Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) and the Petronas Towers are a 10-minute walk away via the Skybridge, while the KL International Airport is an hour’s drive away. The hotel has an efficient road and rail transport (walking distance from Monorail and MRT stations), and limousine service.

The hotel is designed to flaunt, featuring 486 well-appointed guestrooms fitted with modern amenities, the hotel provides a kind of pampering that is meticulously crafted down to the smallest detail.

For more information, visit the hotel’s website.


1st Day Friday (11 May 2018)

08:00 – 10:00: Registration & Networking

10:00 – 12:30: District Executive Committee Meeting

12.30 – 14:00: District Officers Business Lunch

14:00 – 16:30: District Council Meeting

18:30 – 22:00: Welcome Dinner- A CElebration of Colors

2nd Day Saturday (12 May 2018)

07:00 – 08:00: Registration & Networking

08:00 – 10:00: Opening Ceremony & Keynote Address by Ybhg Dato’ Mohammad Faiz Azmi (Executive Chairman PwC Malaysia)

10:00 – 10:30: Morning Tea Break

10:30 – 11:30: Plenary 1

Authentic, Creative and Effective (A.C.E.) Leadership to Lead the Change
Eric Andersen  (Chief Geophysicist for Exploration/Upstream at PETRONAS)

11:30 – 12:45: Plenary 2

Ted Styled Forum on “Tomorrow’s Leadership – Needs & Challenges”
– Ms. Melanie Cook ( Senior General Manager, ExxonMobil Malaysia)
– YAM Tunku Zain Al-‘Abidin ibn Tuanku Muhriz (Founding President, IDEAS)
Isabelle Zhen (AVP, Equity Derivatives, Kenaga Investment Bank)

12:45 – 13:45: Networking Lunch

13:30 – 14:45: Mandarin Plenary 1

 林城慷 (零售连锁店联合创办人)

14:00 – 15:00: Plenary 3

“The One and Only”
Mr. Mohamed Ali Shukri (Toastmasters International Finalist of World Championship of Public Speaking 2007 & Speaker at Toastmasters International Convention 2017 in Vancouver, Canada)

14:45 – 16:00: Mandarin Plenary 2

张熏今 (人本教育辅导课程导师兼讲师)

15:00 – 16:30: Plenary 4

“ACE Your Management, Image, PR, and Leadership Skills in Your Personal/ Professional Life”

– Puan Sri Maimon Arif Patail (Director, Hap Seng Consolidated Berhad)
– Ms. Sheila Wong (International Image Consultant, SWET International)
– Ms. Yan Lim (CEO, IOli Communications Berhad)
– Mr. Sivanganam Rajaretnam (CEO, Malaysian Institute of Management)
Isabelle Zhen (AVP, Equity Derivatives, Kenaga Investment Bank)

16:00 – 17:00: Mandarin Business Meeting

16:30 – 17:00: Afternoon Coffee Break

17:00 – 18:00: Contestant Briefing – District Speech Contest

18:00 – 22:00: Gala Night Dinner & Toastmasters Awards

3rd Day Sunday (13 May 2018)

07:00 – 08:30: Registration & Networking

08:30 – 11:20: District 102 International Speech & Table Topics Contests

09:00 – 11:00: District 102 Mandarin International Speech & Table Topics Contests

11:20 – 12:00: Closing Ceremony

12:00 – 13:00: Celebration Lunch


Follow these steps:

Fill in your details through this Google Form link >>
Make Payment to Maybank: 5641-3750-9974
Toastmasters International District 102 Annual Conference

Email proof of payment with Name & Phone Number to d102ac2018@gmail.com
   with certified copy to Finance Director Genny Ong: gsong919@gmail.com


Contact us at d102ac2018@gmail.com for inquiries or contact Registration Director Leanne Mong +6017-322 1527



Organizing Chair Rosidah HARDIANI

Education Director Joseph WONG

Marketing Director (North) Dinesh JAYABALAN

Marketing Director (South) TAN Qin Ji

Finance Director Genny ONG

Opening & Closing Ceremony Director Nicole CHOE

Sponsorship director Anna CHIN

Registration Director Leanne MONG

Logistics Director Kevin TEH

Contest Director TEOH Chun Ming

Graphic Designer Tiara MARINA