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The full program schedule as follows:
 4th May 2013 (Saturday) 
  Arrival and Check into Mutiara Hotel, Johor Bahru (JB)
(UTM will arrange for delegates’ airport transfer from either Senai International Airport or Changi International Airport)
8.30pm – 10.00pm Buffet dinner at Seri Mutiara Restaurant, Mutiara Hotel
5th May 2013 (Sunday)
9:00am – 11:30am Johor Bahru City sightseeing tour
12:30pm – 2:00pm Buffet lunch at Seri Mutiara Restaurant, Mutiara Hotel
2:00pm – 2:30pm Start of University Presidents Forum 2013 at Dewan Johor, Mutiara Hotel
  Welcoming address by UTM Vice Chancellor, PROF. DATO’ SERI IR. DR. ZAINI UJANG
2:30pm – 2:50pm Keynote Session Speaker: Prof. Anthony J. Sinskey, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
  Proposed topic: Sustainable High-Value Bio-Based Industry for Feedstocks to Fuels, Chemicals and Materials
2:50pm – 3.10pm Keynote Session Speaker: Professor Nick Collings, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
  Proposed topic: Reducing transport CO2 Emissions through Novel Engine Technology
3:10pm – 3:30pm Keynote Session Speaker : Professor Gustaf Olsson, Lund University, Sweden
  Proposed topic: Water & Energy : Threats and Opportunities
3:50pm – 4:10pm Presentation by The University of Newcastle, AustraliaProposed topic: Renewable Energy
4:10pm – 4:30pm Keynote Session Speaker : Dr. Akio Takemoto, Director of Asia-Pacific Network (APN), for Global Research, Japan
  Proposed topic: Low Carbon Policy in Japan and Asia-Pacific Region
4:30pm – 5:30pm University Presidents Forum 2013 General Session
  General discussion from the floor
  Concluding remarks from Chairman
5:30pm – 4:45pm MoU Signing Ceremony
  Group photo session
5:45pm – 7:00pm Cocktail Dinner at Meisan Chinese Restaurant, Mutiara Hotel
  End of University Presidents Forum 2013
6th May 2013 (Monday)
10:00am – 1:00pm Faculty/CoE visits and discussion
1:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch at UTM
2:00pm – 5:00pm Iskandar Malaysia tour
7:30pm- 8:00pm Leave hotel for UTM(Kindly assemble at hotel lobby at 7:15pm)
8:00pm – 10.30pm Pre-convocation dinner at UTM
  Return to hotel (UTM will arrange for delegates’ transfer)
7th May 2013 (Tuesday)
7:45am – 8:30am Leave hotel for Dewan Sultan Iskandar (DSI), UTM(Kindly assemble at hotel lobby at 7:30 am)
8:30am – 8:45am Graduates enter the hall
  Arrival of distinguished guests
  Arrival of UTM Chancellor, Her Royal Highness Raja Zarith Sofiah binti Almarhum Sultan Idris Shah
9:10am – 12.30pm The UTM 50th Convocation Ceremony begins
12:30pm Return to hotel / leave for Senai International Airport/Changi Airport