Dr. Olivia Shares Her Insights at the LexisNexis Southeast Asia International Women’s Day

Corporate Communications Department


Dr. Olivia Tan Swee Leng, Director of Technology Transfer Office was invited as one of the panelists for the LexisNexis Southeast Asia International Women’s Day on 10 March 2023 in Melaka. Among other panelists were retired Federal Court Judge Datuk Dr Badariah Sahamid and Tan Hui Wen, Senior Associate in Skrine. The panel was moderated by Thina Mariappan, Senior Legal Counsel, LexisNexis Southeast Asia, which participated by more than 100 attendees. 

With its theme “Embracing Equity”, Dr. Olivia delivered her perspectives on the differences between equity and equality and the importance to understand the concepts. She also highlighted on the inclusion and diversity aspects that need to be focused on. More interesting topics were discussed during the one-hour forum. The attendees received insightful points of view from the panelists and gained aspiration to continue being empowered women.