City University Malaysia is basking in the glory of academic success as two of its outstanding contributors, Ts. Dr. Khairun Nisa Binti Mustaffa Halabi and Chen Xi, have been awarded the Best Paper Award at the 1st International Conference on Management Technology, Engineering & Design 2023 (ICoMTED) organised by Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM), with City University Malaysia serving as a co-organiser together with Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM), Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember, Indonesia and Universitas Kristen Petra Indonesia and PEREKA. The conference, held on Saturday, December 16, 2023 at Premiera Hotel Grand Ballroom in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
A paper that stood out among the competitive and diverse submissions at ICoMTED 2023 was presented by Chen Xi, a talented PhD student specialising in design, and Dr. Khairun Nisa, a respected lecturer. Their accomplishment highlights City University Malaysia’s dedication to developing an environment that values academic innovation and superior research.

The recognition at ICoMTED 2023 not only acknowledges the scholarly contributions of Dr. Khairun Nisa and Chen Xi but also reflects positively on the collaborative efforts of City University Malaysia as a co-organizer of the conference. The university’s involvement highlights its dedication to creating platforms for knowledge exchange and academic discourse on an international scale.

Dr. Khairun Nisa’s leadership and expertise have been instrumental in shaping the academic landscape at City University Malaysia. Her dedication to advancing knowledge and mentoring students has been pivotal in nurturing a vibrant academic community.

Chen Xi’s success at ICoMTED 2023 exemplifies City University Malaysia’s commitment to cultivating talent and providing a conducive environment for research-driven education. The university’s emphasis on empowering students to excel intellectually is showcased through such accomplishments.

The Best Paper Award not only adds a feather to the caps of Dr. Khairun Nisa and Chen Xi but also elevates City University Malaysia’s standing on the global stage. It reinforces the institution’s reputation as a hub for cutting-edge research, innovation, and academic excellence.

As City University Malaysia continues its journey toward academic prominence, the success at ICoMTED 2023 serves as a testament to the institution’s unwavering commitment to fostering a culture of research, learning, and intellectual curiosity. This achievement is undoubtedly one of many milestones in the university’s ongoing pursuit of academic excellence and global recognition.


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