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Theme: Let Passion Determine Your Profession

Subang Jaya, Malaysia
June 15th, 2013

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About this event

We are inviting speakers to discuss how to overcome the financial and societal pressures that young Malaysians face and we hope that this platform will embolden students to follow their talents and passion, and choose a vocation that they will truly succeed in, making this country a more diverse and inspired nation.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Asha Gill
    A Malaysian based model as well as a women's rights activist.
  • Eileen McCammon
    An international educator who has taught in Canada for five years, and Malaysia for over two years. A published poet, photographer, artist, mother-to-be, and global adventurist, she will speak about creativity, family and how to overcome the marginalization that occurs in different professions.
  • Ezra Zaid
    Ezra is a broadminded, enthusiastic, funny and straight-talking publisher, producer, all-round macha-about-town, occasional musician and budding rapper. A graduate in Political Science and Philosophy from the University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada), Ezra will bring a fresh perspective to the theme of the event.
  • Celeste Faye
    Celeste is an authentic, adventurous marketer who has experience working with NGOs and Mindvalley. Implementing innovative strategies and new techniques, she is sure to inspire our guests with her unique perspective.
  • Harith Iskander
    Harith has a well known name in Malaysia! But, being the countries top comedian is not his only attribute. Harith is also an accomplished, award winning film director, actor,producer and writer.This all round entertainer is sure to gain some chuckles from the audience while sharing his perspective in pursuing passion in any profession!
  • Michael Reyes
    Michael is the CEO & Co-Founder at MoneyTree Asia Pacific Ltd. This successful entrepreneur will be sharing some insight on how to find out a profession your passionate about!

Venue and Details

Taylor's College Subang Jaya
Taylor's College Subang Jaya
Jalan SS 15/8 Ss 15, Subang Jaya
Subang Jaya, 47600
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Event Type (what is this?) Youth

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Organizer 190863

Vaenisaa Sandrasagren
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Palvina Kamani
Head of Marketing
Eileen McCammon
Head of Product and Design, Advisor
Samuel Natarajan
Head of Logistics And Planning
Andrew Lee
Design Coordinator
Celine Siong
Head of Finance and Sponsorship
Cassandra Tan