26 March 2021 – Our CEO, Mr Azman Zakaria attended the first iConnect: Halal Supply Chain Founding Members Meeting at Halal Development Corporation (HDC). The meeting was attended by various industry players, experts, academicians and agencies via physical and online platforms.
The Malaysian Collaborative Network Platform for Disruptive Innovation (iConnect) aims to facilitate Malaysian industries to leverage on science and technology to develop innovative home-grown products and solutions to pursue new economic opportunities in emerging global markets by nurturing the growth of conducive innovations ecosystems based on collaborative networks. This is a highly commendable effort taken by HDC and Akademi Sains Malaysia (ASM) towards making Malaysia a global halal hub.
As an ISO Certification Body, IPEC Bureau is very much interested to take part and contribute to the Human Capital aspects of the Halal industry, in line with the nation’s agenda to increase highly skilled and qualified Halal professionals in Malaysia.