Yayasan Universiti Multimedia (YUM) hosted a virtual forum on “Development and Conservation of Waqf Asset: Waqf Pulau Pinang Experience” on the 3rd March 2021. Prof. Dato’ Dr. Mazliham Mohd Su’ud also present to officiate the event. Jointly organised by Wakaf Pulau Pinang, Global Wakaf Conference (GWC), Uda Holdings Bhd, and Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad, the session was streamed live via the YUM Facebook page and received a warm response from the audience.

The session featured a group of leaders namely Tn. Hj. Rosidi Hussain, Chief Executive Officer of Wakaf Pulau Pinang; Dr. Hj. Mohd Noor Ropiah Abu Bakar, Vice President II of Uda Holding Berhad; Ustaz Mohd Zikry Shairy, Senior Manager Centre Social Finance of Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad; and Dr. Ridzwan Bakar, Director of YUM. The session enlightened the audience on the development of the endowment through self-financing, joint venture, and others. The panelists also shared the experience of Wakaf Pulau Pinang in developing and conserving the waqf asset.