Our Speakers

Dr. Huong Ha holds a PhD from Monash University, Australia and a Master’s degree from LKY School of Public Policy, the National University of Singapore. She was a recipient of many scholarships awarded by Monash University, Temasek/NUS, the United Nations University/International Leadership Academy, professional and academic awards, and several research related grants. Her previous positions include Dean, Director of Research and Development, Deputy Course Director, Chief Editor, Executive Director, and BD manager. She has authored or co-edited four books published by Springer; Palgrave Macmillan and Business Express Press; and has published about 75 journal articles, book chapters, conference papers and articles in encyclopedia.

He has been in the academic industry since 1997. Prior to this, he worked in banking and insurance. He was appointed Associate Professor, Dean of Faculty of Management at the Multimedia University (MMU) in 2014 until his move to UON Singapore.

# Doctor of Philosophy from the Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Japan

# Master of Business Administration (International Industrial Management) from the University of Applied Sciences Esslingen, Germany

# Bachelor of Economics (Hons) from the Northern University of Malaysia, Malaysia

Yit Yan graduated from the University of Leeds, specializing in the area of Engineering Fluid Mechanics.  Despite his main research area in Mechanical Engineering, which includes the mathematical modelling of fluid flow with the aid of the supercomputer, he also completed a module on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, which emphasizes pedagogy, learning, and assessment. In addition to his research in the areas of teaching and learning, he has also been invited as speaker and trainer in seminars and workshops related to teaching and learning, sharing best practices in teaching and learning with fellow colleagues and students.

Yit Yan is currently also the Executive Committee Member of the South East Asia Association of Institution of Research.