28 April 2017 DAY 1 29 April 2017 Day 2 30 April 2017 Day 3
10.00am Transformation of National Depository System

Director General
National Library of Malaysia, Malaysia

Ballroom, Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
10.00am A Peek into the Future of Teaching, Learning & Research

Rosalia da Garcia
Deputy Managing Director and Head of Sales and Marketing
SAGE Publications Asia-Pacific Pte.Ltd, Singapore

Ballroom, Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
10.00am The Potential of the Arabic eBook Market in Numbers and Habits

Bilal Zahra
Co-Founder and CEO eKtab Jordan

Ballroom, Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur Room, PWTC
11.00am Soft launch

National Depository System (Sistem Depositori Kebangsaan)

National Library of Malaysia, Malaysia
11.00am Product Presentation

Indra Yustiawan
Head of Marketing Communication PT Woolu Aksara Maya, Indonesia
11.00am Brill's Digital Reserach

Fiona Leow
Sales Account Manager SEA Brill Asia Pte. Ltd., Singapore
11.30am 500 Years History Through The Digital World

Vincent Cheah
Product Manager
Cengage Learning Asia Pte.Ltd. (Malaysia Branch)
12.00pm Lunch break 11.20am Bloomsbury Digital Resources

Jo Deakin
Head of Digital Sales APAC Bloomsbury Digital, UK
12.30pm Lunch Break 2.00pm Honouring the Past, Embracing the Future

Lee Cheng Ean
Senior University Librarian
National University of Singapore
Library, Singapore
11.40am A Glance on IFLA 2018

Chin Loy Jyoon
Vice President II
Librarian Association of Malaysia (Persatuan Pustakawan Malaysia; PPM)
2.00pm Exhibition Walk Through 3.00pm Library and Publishing Development in Indonesia

Lucya Dhamayanti
Head of Legal Deposit Directorate
The National Library of Indonesia, Indonesia
3.00pm Lunch Break
3.00pm Digital Services: The Challenge and Opportunity of Libraries in China

Xiao Hong
Vice President
China National Knowledge and Infrastructure, China
4.00pm Exhibition Walkthrough 1.30pm Librarian Forum

The Challenges and Opportunities of Future Library in Malaysia


Sayed Munawar Sayed Mohd Mustar


Dr. Basri Hj. Hassan Chief Librarian, Library International Islamic University, Malaysia

Azman Hashim Malaysian Scholarly Books Council; MAPIM, Malaysia

Adi Irwan Dato’ Hj Azhar President, Book Contractor Association of Malaysia; PKBM, Malaysia

Japri Bujang Masli Sector Head, Library Services Sector, Sarawak Library State, Malaysia
4.00pm Biblioconomy Initiatives

Sayed Munawar Sayed Mohd Mustar
Perbadanan Kota Buku, Malaysia
5.30pm Kudapan - Networking Evening (KLTCC and FLCA 4.30pm Resolution and Closing

Sayed Munawar Sayed Mohd Mustar
CEO, Kota Buku

*Subject to change


  1. Future & Innovation - slot for exhibitors to present their innovation product.
  2. Exhibition Walkthrough - slot for the librarians to meet and greet with exhibitors.
  3. Librarian Roundtable - select 5 librarians on stage and share their stories impromptu.
  4. Resolution - compilations of Speakers points and suggestions to be tabled by emcee.

Keep In Touch

24th Floor, Menara Maju, 1001, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Phone: +603 2630 6882
Fax: +603 2630 6889

Quick Link