Symposium &
Micro-credential Week Malaysia 2021
Resource Hub


The OpenLearning Symposium & Micro-credential Week 2021 | MALAYSIA hopes to spark cross-sector dialogues to form partnerships, innovate and capture market opportunities with micro-credentials.

In hosting the event, we were hoping to:

This space serves as a resource hub of recordings, information and resources you might find useful.

 Recordings and resources

You can now access recordings and resources from the Symposium and Micro-credential Week Malaysia below:

Opening Address

Prof. Ir. Dr. Khairul Salleh

Deputy CEO (Quality Assurance)
Malaysian Qualifications Agency

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Panel Discussion: 
Micro-credentials in Malaysia: Challenges & Opportunities

Elaiyaraj Retnam
Head, Programme Review & Accreditation,
HRD Corp

Prof. Ir. Ts. Dr. Vinesh Thiruchelvam
Deputy Vice Chancellor,
Asia Pacific University

Dr. Eddy Chong
Chief Technical Officer
Finance Accreditation Agency

Marsyitah Ismail
Head of Learning Services, SEA

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Panel Discussion: 
Designing Industry-Recognised Micro-credentials in Collaboration with
Industry Partners

Teh Sook Ling
Executive Director,

Adam Brimo
Founder & Group CEO,

Dr. NorAzmi Alias
Senior VP, Research & Talent Management

Sarveen Kandiah
Managing Director SEA

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Micro-credential Showcases

Micro-credential@USM: Learning for Life

Prof. Dr. Abd Karim Alias
Director, Centre for Development
of Academic Excellence,
Universiti Sains Malaysia
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SHRDC's Enhanced Technology
Training Experience

Ts Dr Chua Wen-Shyan
Head, Malaysian Smart Factory 4.0,

SACAP Global Micro-credentials

Karolyne Williams
Head of Strategic Innovation,
Charlotte Heyn
Digital Brand Manager,
SACAP Global
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Challenges of Developing Micro-credentials from Academic Programmes

Dr. Tenku Putri Norishah Tenku Shariman
Deputy Director, Centre for Life-long Education & Learning Innovation,
MMU Malaysia

UOW Malaysia KDU Micro-credentials: Our Learning Journey & Lessons Learnt

Leong Mi-Chelle
Head, Department of Languages
UOW Malaysia KDU

UTM Micro-credential Journey & Showcase

Dr. Azizul Azri Mustaffa
UTM Centre for Academic Leadership
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
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Partner Showcases

Understanding the Value of Digital Credentials for Issuers & Learners

Sarina Spector
Senior Credential Expert,

Navigating e-Learning
with HRD Corp e-LATiH

Mogan Arjunan & Siti Zubaidah
Learning Technology Department,
HRD Corp

Prosple Career Portals

Ali Rathor & Tharma Wemel

CloudSwyft Virtual Remote Labs &
Virtual DeskSpaces

Prince Billy Datu
Vice President, Global Sales,

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Solution Demo:
Building Successful Learning & Training Programs on OpenLearning

Marilyn Chong
Sales Manager

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#TanyaOL: Outcome Based Assessments for

Designing Activities with Unique Learning Artefacts

Setting Up Credentials
for your OpenCreds

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OpenCreds &
Micro-credentials Showcase

OpenCreds Course
Quality & Criteria

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Additional resources

OpenCreds for Malaysia

A lifelong learning micro-credentialing framework

Based on Australia’s first cross-sector micro-credentialing framework, OpenCreds is now available for Malaysia, drafted to align with the Malaysian Qualifications Framework (MQF) and the Guidelines to Good Practices: Micro-credentials (GGP: Micro-credentials) by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).

Learn more

OpenCreds Malaysia Investment Fund

Supporting Malaysia's micro-credential programs

The OpenCreds for Malaysia Investment Fund (OMIF) was established to support private higher education providers, technical and vocational education and training providers, industry associations, and professional bodies in developing market-leading micro-credentials utilising the OpenCreds Framework for Malaysia.

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Contact us

Would you like further information about how OpenLearning can help with your organisation's micro-credential strategy?