At a Glance

Asia Technological University Network (ATU-Net) is a strategic international alliance of which Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) is the Chair. It was established on 9th August 2016 during the 8th University Presidents Forum at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Johor Bahru, Malaysia, with the purpose of connecting technology-focused institutions of higher learning in Asia. Its mission is to support member universities in achieving world-class quality of education and research in engineering and technology through strategic international alliance.

ACES International Public Speaking Coaching and Competition (IPSCC) 2021 by ATU-Net and UTM

🔊🔊🔊Calling all local and international university undergraduates to participate in a virtual programme this NEW YEAR 2021. Focusing on public speaking skills as essential components of leadership, this programme entails coaching, mentoring and evaluation from senior and experienced Toastmasters and speakers. The programme is going to be held from 2nd January – 9th January 2021.

Programme Schedule:

2 Jan 2021: Speech Input, Coaching and Mentoring (14:00 – 18:00 GMT+8 Malaysia Time)
3 Jan 2021: Coaching and Mentoring, Speech Preparation and Video Recording
4 Jan 2021: Video Submission
5 Jan – 7 Jan 2021: Video Evaluation (Social Media ‘Likes’ and Judges’ Evaluation)
8 Jan 2021: Final Evaluation by Chief Judge and Judging Committee
9 Jan 2021: Awards and Closing Ceremony (14:30 – 16:30 GMT+8 Malaysia Time)

**ACAD merit for UTM students and e-certificates for all participants will be provided, AND CASH PRIZES AWAIT FOR THE BEST THREE!!!
💰 1st Prize: RM250
💰 2nd Prize: RM150
💰 3rd Prize: RM100

Grab a seat NOW! ZERO registration fees!


Registration DEADLINE: 1st January 2021 (FRIDAY)

This special programme is fully organized by UTM ACES Toastmasters Club of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), and in collaboration with ATU-Net partner universities – Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB), Brunei and Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology (ITS), Indonesia.

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