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The 19th ASA Congress Programme Outline

19 OCTOBER 2008 (SUNDAY)

DAY 1 PRE CONGRESS

Morning

Afternoon

Evening

1000-1700 hours
Registration for Overseas & Malaysia Delegates

 

1400-1700 hours
ASA Council of Presidents’ Meeting

1900 hours
ASA Council Presidents’ & Coordinators’ Dinner

20 OCTOBER 2008 (MONDAY)

DAY 2 OPENING PROGRAMME

0700-0830 hours

Breakfast (for All Delegates staying at Crowne Plaza Mutiara Hotel)

0900-1000 hours

Official Opening of 19th ASA Congress by Guest of Honour

1000-1030 hours

Networking Break

1030-1145 hours

Keynote Address on Reinventing ~ the way forward
Y.Bhg. Dato’ Nik Zainiah Nik Abdul Rahman,
Director-General, Malaysia Productivity Corporation

1145-1230 hours

Group Photo for ASA Delegates by Countries

1230-1330 hours

Lunch

1330-1500 hours

Creativity/Innovation
Encouraging creativity~ opening our mind to new challenges and transforming the way we perform
Mr Joseph Tan Boo Hean,
Principal Consultant, Good Monday Consulting

1515-1645 hours

Life Balance/Enrichment
Never alone ~ revisiting human values and igniting the friendship bond
Dr T. Aaron Lim, Co-Founder, Bodhi Fellowship Centre

1645-1730 hours

Networking Break

1900-2300 hours

The 19th ASA Congress Welcome & MAPSA 40th Anniversary Gala Dinner
Venue: Crowne Plaza Mutiara Hotel Ballroom
Attire:  Formal

21 OCTOBER 2008 (TUESDAY)

DAY 3 FULL PROGRAMME

0700-0830 hours

Breakfast (for All Delegates staying at Crowne Plaza Mutiara Hotel)

0900-1000 hours

Knowledge Management
Transcending borders ~ achieving personal as well as organizational success
through a knowledge management sharing environment
Dr Wilson Tay, CEO, Malaysian Institute of Management

1030-1100 hours

Networking Break

1100-1230 hours

Strategic Partnership
Teamwork and alliances ~ targeting high performance through strategic partnership
Mr Richard Wong, Chairman, Vistage Malaysia Sdn Bhd

1230-1330 hours

Lunch

1330-1500 hours

Leadership
Leading from any chair ~ rising to the top through experience, the ability to inspire others and to lead with a human touch.
Datuk Bridget Lai, CEO, Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad

1500-1530 hours

Networking Break

1530-1800 hours

ASA Bazaar
Venue: Saloma Theatre Restaurant

1900-2200 hours

Best Practices
Success stories sharing ~ adopting diverse practicesto transform to the highest standard of performance
Ms Nhorlynne “Lynne” B. Escobar, Executive Assistant, Sandoz, Philippines

ASA Award Presentation & Dinner
Venue: Saloma Theatre Restaurant
Attire:  Smart Casual

22 OCTOBER 2008 (WEDNESDAY)

DAY 4 CLOSING PROGRAMME

0700-0800 hours

Breakfast (for All Delegates staying at Crowne Plaza Mutiara Hotel)

0830-1200 hours

Discovery Experiential Tour of Kuala Lumpur
Attire : Comfortable Casual

1200-1300 hours

Lunch

1300-1430 hours

Summary of ASA Council of Presidents’ Meeting
Presentation of Report by ASA Associations
Presentation of Attendance Awards & Certificates
Venue: Crowne Plaza Mutiara Hotel
Attire : Office Attire

1430-1600 hours

Exchange of Gifts & Handover of ASA Flag & Gavel
Presentation by The Chinese Association of Secretaries and Administrative Professionals, Taiwan, Host Country of the 20th ASA Congress

1600-1630 hours

Networking Break

1630-1800 hours

Performance Rehearsal for ASA Members Association

2000-2400 hours

Closing Banquet
Performance by ASA Members Association & Dinner
Venue: Crowne Plaza Mutiara Hotel
Attire : Traditional/Formal

23 OCTOBER 2008 (THURSDAY)

DAY 5 POST CONGRESS TOUR

0700-0830 hours

Breakfast (for All Delegates staying at Crowne Plaza Mutiara Hotel)

 

Check Out & Airport Transfer for Overseas Delegates

Post Conference Tour
Sarawak, the “Land of the Hornbills”