Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mardeni Roslee from the Faculty of Engineering (FOE) bagged Outstanding Large Chapter Award from Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Malaysia Section during IEEE Day 2020 Malaysia Section and Award Ceremony at Putrajaya Marriot Hotel on 10th October 2020. Dr. Mardeni received the award from Prof. Borhanuddin Mohd Ali, IEEE Past Malaysia Section Chair. The award recognised the highest excellence towards strengthening the implementation of the chapter performance as well as an outstanding contribution in furthering the Engineering professional association which is internationally recognised.
The event also witnessed, our postgraduate student, Mohammed Hussein was honoured to receive an international recognition by winning IEEE R10 (Asia Pacific) Outstanding Student Volunteer Award 2019. On top of that, he was also awarded with 2019 IEEE Malaysia Section Outstanding Student Volunteer Award. The first award was handed to Mohammed by Dr. Fawnizu Hussin, IEEE Malaysia Section Chair, on behalf of IEEE R10 Director, Prof. Akinori Nishihara. While the second award was given by Prof. Ts. Dr. Norliza Bte Mohd Noor on behalf of the section.
Furthermore, IEEE MMU Student Branch (SB) was awarded as 2019 IEEE Malaysia Section Outstanding Student Branch – 1st Runner Up. The award was presented by Prof. Dr. Borhanuddin on behalf of the section to the Student Branch representatives, Wassem Ibrahim and Mohammed Hussein.