Talent

WEF, Sea survey reveal 81% ASEAN youths believe internships equally or more important than school
List the two least important skills as maths & science and data analytics Believe internships either equally important or more so than school education
MDEC launches ‘Pay it Forward’ initiative
Encourages homegrown tech champions to share experience & mentor Collaborative effort needed with private sector to drive Malaysia’s Digital Economy
Siemens Digital expands Penang presence to tap regional opportunities
Capabilities on par with Germany, US in delivering IR4.0 projects Penang CM sleeps easy thanks to talent pool’s manufacturing prowess
Successful pilot of Malaysia’s Premier Digital Tech Institutions lays foundation for strong digital talent pipeline
3 institutions added including Help University & Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Model of creating experiential learning includes faculty attachment in industry
Taking Google Malaysia to the next level
It’s not every day that a homegrown talent takes over the local chapter of one of the world’s biggest technology companies. Edwin Yapp sits down for a candid talk with Marc Woo, Google Malaysia’s country head and employee #1, who has been at the helm for about nine months.
Asia Pacific University addresses huge vacuum for cybersecurity talent
To address a large talent gap the Cyber Security Talent Zone is set up through industry-public-academia partnership with MDEC, TecForte, Cyber Test Systems and PGI Ltd.
EY joins What’s Next as sponsor, aims to build a better working world in Malaysia
Will Duckworth notes  that companies, globally, are struggling with "duality of growth" Malaysia has all fundamentals in place to be a digital powerhouse and take on the world
Inmagine Group aims to accelerate blockchain talent pool with subsidized training
Warren Leow, VP at Inmagine Group, shares his thoughts on the Malaysian blockchain ecosystem and what is needed for it to mature.
Creating a better investing environment for Malaysia
Having just started his 2-year term as Malaysian Venture Capital Association president, Victor Chua shares his plans with Karamjit Singh.
Digerati50: Building a talent pool with those itchy hands
Parlays experience as entrepreneur to stress need for more collaboration Ecosystem lacks those passionate about believing they can fix things  
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