2023 ASEAN TALENTED YOUNG SCIENTISTS PROGRAMME (ATYSP) OF GUANGXIAssociate Professor Ts Dr Tan Wee Hoe |  Deputy Director, International Institute of Science Diplomacy and Sustainability
UCSI University proudly celebrates Assoc Prof Ts Dr Tan Wee Hoe's prestigious selection for the 2023 ASEAN Talented Young Scientist Programme (Guangxi) Award, known as ATYSP. This honour highlights the university’s commitment to excellence in innovation and research.
The ATYSP, part of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), cultivates leading scientists across ASEAN countries – choosing 100 promising researchers under 45 annually. Dr Tan’s award marks outstanding contributions and regard within the scientific community.
His winning project - “AI Game Design: Fashion Design Mastery” - pioneers artificial intelligence intersections with game design for education. Co-led with PhD student Assoc Prof Huang Yanmei, it epitomises UCSI University’s spirit of blending technology and pedagogy.
THE BEST PAPER AWARD AT THE 5TH ASIAN VIRTUAL CONFERENCE ON INSTITUTIONAL AND ACTION RESEARCH 2023Gao Cong |  UCSI Graduate Business School
Congratulations to Gao Cong for receiving The Best Paper Award at the 5th Asian Virtual Conference on Institutional and Action Research 2023. The title of the presented paper is 'Blockchain and Generative AI in Supply Chain Operations: Benefits, Challenges, and Future Opportunities.' This paper is co-authored by his supervisor, Associate Professor Dr Alan Keoy Kay Hooi.
APPOINTED AS AN EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER FOR THE JOURNAL OF ASIA BUSINESS STUDIES (EMERALD)Dr Mustafa Khan |  UCSI Graduate Business School
Congratulations to Dr Mustafa Khan for being appointed as an Editorial Advisory Board member for the Journal of Asia Business Studies (Emerald).
The Journal of Asia Business Studies is indexed in Scopus and the Web of Science (WoS) Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI).
WINNING THE BRONZE MEDAL AT THE VIRTUAL INNOVATION COMPETITION 2023ALVI KHAN CHOWDURY |  Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours)
Congratulations to Alvi Khan Chowdury for winning the Bronze Medal at the Virtual Innovation Competition 2023 with project titled Palm Oil Fruit Ripeness Detection using YOLOV5 Algorithm under supervision of Ms Wan Zailah Wan Said organised by UiTM Kelantan Branch
THE BEST ORAL PRESENTERZHOU ZHENQUAN |  Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering)
Congratulations to Zhou ZhenQuan on being awarded "The Best Oral Presentation Award" at The 6th International Conference on Civil Architecture, Hydropower and Engineering Management on 8 September 2023
Title: Barriers to the adoption of the modular construction for infrastructure projects
WINNING THE BRONZE MEDAL AT THE VIRTUAL INNOVATION COMPETITION 2023ABDIRISAK MUBARIK MUHUMED & ALVI KHAN CHOWDHURY |  Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours)
Congratulations to Abdirisak Mubarik Muhumed & Alvi Khan Chowdury for winning the Bronze Medal at the Virtual Innovation Competition 2023 with project titled Aircraft Marshalling Signal Recognition using Deep Learning under supervision of Ir Noor Idayu Mahd Tahir organised by UiTM Kelantan Branch
AWARDED AS NATIONAL CHAMPIONS FOR BRITISH AMERICAN TABACCO (BAT), BATLLE OF MINDS 2023ISAAC PERERA & SHERLYN & CHRISTY FELICIA & JEFFERSON RAYMOND HAN |  Faculty of Business & Management
Congratulations to Team ReFeel as National Champions for British American Tabacco (BAT), Battle of Minds 2023. The team's business pith addresses the bio-challenge, pitching a sustainable business solution to eliminate single-use plastic packaging. The team would be advancing towards the area round of Bttle of Minds 2023, competing with national champions. BAT Battle of Minds is a global case competition solving ESG-themed challenges to build a positive impact for a more sustainable furure. It emphasises entreprenuership to bring cutting-edge ideas.
ORANGE DYE AND SILICONE GLUE COMPOSITE GEL-BASED OPTIMIZED IMPEDIMETRIC AND CAPACITIVE SURFACE-TYPEPROXIMITY SENSORSASSISTANT PROFESSOR DR NOSHIN FATIMA |  Faculty of Engineering, Technology and Built Environment
Publish a paper entitled, "Orange Dye and Silicone Glue Composite Gel-Based optimized Impedimetric and Capacitive Surface-TypeProximity Sensors" in the Journal of Gels (Tier 2)
AWARDED THE ACADEMIC MEMBERSHIP OF THE MALAYSIA GREEN BUILDING COUNCILDR ALLEN LAU |  Assistant Professor School of Architecture & Built Environment
Congratulations to Dr Allen Lau for being awarded the Academic Membership of the Malaysia Green Building Council. The membership was approved by the Malaysia Green Building Council on 22 August 2023
CONSUMERS' USAGE OF MOBILE PAYMENT SYSTEMS: AN APPLICATION OF THE INNOVATION RESISTANCE AND COPING THEORY ON THE TOURISM SECTORASSISTANT PROFESSOR DR IRFAN HAMEED |  Lecturer, Department of Marketing
Publish a paper entitled: "Consumers' Usage of Mobile Payment Systems: An Application of the Innovation Resistance and Coping Theory on the Tourism Sector", Kybernetes (Emerald Group Publishing) WoS (Impact Factor: 2.5), SCOPUS (Q2, CiteScore 4.5), ABS Ranked, https://doi.org/10.1108/K-03-2023-0495