Centre for Alumni (CfA) and faculties coordinated three sessions of ‘Permata Dunia Returns’ on 5 May, 8 May, and 12 May 2023 respectively.  Mr. Fikri Zamri, a YouTube influencer shared his insights on “Creating Inspiring Videos” with the students at the MMU Cinema. Mr. Fikri, our Permata Dunia from the Faculty of Cinematic Arts (FCA), shared some tips with 30 students on how to create an honest travel video in an effective way. He builds his name and has succeeded to help rebuild the tourism industry by making travel videos that inspire people to travel and heal the emotional trauma from the recent pandemic outbreak.

Another session featured Mr. Puven Sangaran, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of CTOS Basis Sdn Bhd talking about “Basic Commercial Models: How to Think about Business Problems”.  Mr. Puven graduated from the Faculty of Engineering and Technology (FET) in 2006. The session was attended by 30 students from the Faculty of Management (FOM). The attendees were enlightened on how to generate more profits and which business model to be followed for business sustainability. He also shared his journey in the business world to inspire current undergraduate students.

The final session was conducted by Ms. Sharifah Nur Izni Wafa Syed Naquib Wafa, Manager, Regional Communications & Strategic Programmes of TM sharing some insights on the topic entitled “From Misunderstanding to Understanding: Communication Tools for Navigating Cultural Differences”. A total of 60 students from the Faculty of Applied Communication (FAC) joined the session and gained insightful knowledge on how to overcome barriers to effective communication and other relevant knowledge on communication. Thank you to our Permata Dunia for sharing your industrial knowledge and experience with our students. It is indeed a great way to contribute back to your alma mater!