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Technical Visit – Queens Waterfront Development Construction Site

A luxury waterfront development by Ideal Property Group at Bayan Bay with gross development value (GDV) of RM600mil. This development is located in front of BayStar Condominium, just stone’s throw away from Queensbay Mall.

This project will be developed in 6 phases. First two phases are currently in progress, featuring a total of 950 residential units in two residential blocks. Also included an Olympic Size Aquatic Centre and Gymnasium, and International School.

Date & Time:
Date: 4th July 2019
Time: 1600 - 1800
Venue: Queens Waterfront Development Construction Site


Technical Visit – Bayan Lepas FTZ Semiconductor Factory

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The Bayan Lepas Free Industrial Zone is a high-tech manufacturing area in Bayan Lepas, near the southeastern tip of Penang Island in Penang, Malaysia. Created in 1972, the area is Malaysia's first free-tade zone and was instrumental in alleviating an economic crisis in Penang. The zone is now home to various multinational firms, including Bosch, Motorola, Dell, Intel and Hewlett-Packard, and has been regarded as the Silicon Valley of the East.

Date & Time:
Date: 4th July 2019
Time: 1600 - 1800
Venue: Bayan Lepas FTZ Semiconductor Factory


Technical Visit – MBPP City Surveillance Centre (CCTV Operation)

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Penang launched its facial recognition system for CCTVs installed on the island, making it the first in the country to introduce the technology.

The system uses artificial intelligence (AI) to recognise faces captured by CCTVs installed by the Penang Island City Council (MBPP) and this Intelligent Operation Center (IOC) are part of the state’s initiatives towards a smart city.

Date & Time:
Date: 5th July 2019
Time: 1700 - 1800
Venue: MBPP City Surveillance Centre 


Future Engineers Engagement Session (FEES)


This session is open to All Secondary Students (Target Form 5), Pre-University Class, Local University / College Student (Target: INTI / KDU / USM / UiTM). The objective of this session is to let students understand the challenge to be a young engineer.

In this session, all participants will gather at KOMTAR Auditorium, to listen to each Branch / Student Section’s presentation and sharing. A networking tea break is proposed between student and practicing engineers.

Date & Time:
Date: 5th July 2019
Time: 1430 - 1630
Venue: KOMTAR Auditorium


Heritage Hunt

Heritage hunt to different stations located throughout Georgetown UNESCO World Heritage Site. Participants are required to complete missions given, as many as possible, during the allocated time . 

Date & Time:
Date: 6th July 2019
Time: 0800 - 1300
Venue: Georgetown UNESCO World Heritage Site
Gathering & End Point: KOMTAR Walk'


Balik Pulau Durian Trip (optional)

Enjoy Penang localized famous fruit - Musang King

Date & Time:
Date: 6th July 2019
Time: 1400 - 1800
Venue: Balik Pulau

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