20th YIM Teh Tarik Talk : You Think You Know Airplanes? by Assoc. Prof Captain Ir. Dr. Harridon Suffian


Flyers1Topic : You Think You Know Airplanes?

Date : 22 January 2015

Speaker : Assoc. Prof Capt Ir. Dr. Mohd Harridon Mohamed Suffian


Hometown                                     : Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Occupation                                   : Pilot

Educational Specialty             : Flight Test Certification – Health Monitoring System, Prognostic, Condition Based Maintenance, Equipment Condition Monitoring System.

19th YIM Teh Tarik Talk : Fit For Life by Kevin Zahri


Topic : Fit For Life

Date : 5 December 2014

Speaker : Kevin Zahri

PROFILE          :

Affectionately known as Cikgu Fitness, Kevin Zahri is one the most successful health and fitness experts in Malaysia . As a passionate advocator of health and fitness education , he is the founding creator behind Malaysia’s nationwide weight loss program called Jom Kurus . He has over 10 years experience as fitness trainer , corporate speaker , fitness writer , TV host and various personal appearances.

Kevin is a highly sought after corporate wellness speaker and conducts fun engaging seminars for both corporate and public sectors . Among his clients : Nestle , Shell , Exxon Mobil , HP , UMW , American Express , Bank Negara , Petronas Malaysia , Bursa Malaysia and many more.

Aside from his on-going columns with Harian Metro , iSihat and other publications, Kevin is an avid health and fitness writer and has contributed to numerous publications such as Men’s Health, Shape , InTrend , iSihat and various newspapers . His personal website blog attracts some 10,000 unique reader daily.

18th YIM Teh Tarik Talk : Top Tips to Eat Well and Be Healthy by Indra Balaratnam


Indra Balaratnam1Topic : Top Tips to Eat Well and Be Healthy

Date : 20 November 2014

Speaker : Indra Balaratnam

PROFILE          :

Indra Balaratnam is a consultant dietitian in private practice in Kuala Lumpur . Trained in the US , she specialises in home visits to counsel patients with special dietary needs , including people with diabetes , coronary heart disease and weight issues, as well as pregnant women . She also takes on special projects on various aspects of dietetic education , including nutrition consultancy for the International School of Kuala Lumpur , food safety and nutrition training for the cafeteria staff of multinational companies , and nutrition education programmes for top management executives . In addition, she is the nutrition lecturer for fitness trainers undertaking the FISAF course in Malaysia.

Indra is the co-author of cookbook Healthy Eating : Recipes for the Asian Palate. She is a regular speaker at health forums and seminars organised by the Health Ministry and other government bodies . She is also a contributing columnist on dietetic topics for various magazines and hosts her own one-hour weekly diet and health radio show.

Indra is a member of the Nutrition Society of Malaysia, the Malaysian Society for Hypertension and the Malaysian Dietitians’ Association , where she is a committee member of the working group for Hyperlipidemia & Hypertension Medical Nutrition Therapy Guidelines.

17th YIM Teh Tarik Talk : Building A Life Long Empire by Malek Noor

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Topic : Building A Life Long Empire

Date : 3 October 2014

Speaker : Malek Noor

Datuk Abdul Malek Mohamed Noor is a 6 time Asian body building champion in the heavy weight category. He has also acted in a a few films such as Ujang in the 1980’s. He hails from Btu Pahat, Johor.

Awards :
1.    Mr. Universe Heavyweight Finalist (2 times)
2.    Mr Asia Heavyweight (6 times)
3.    Mr. ASEAN Heavyweight (4 times)
4.    Mr. Malaysia Heavyweight (6 times)
5.    Olahragawan Negara Malaysia 1986 and 1990
6.    Pingat emas Personaliti sukan Benson and Hedges 1985
7.    Ahli Mangku Negara (AMN) 1986
8.    Sultan Ibrahim (PIS) 1986
9.    Legendary Sportsman of Malaysia
10.    Coca-Cola Olympian Year 2007

Competition :
1.    1985 : Asian Amateur Championships – IFBB, HeavyWeight, 1st
2.    1986 : Asian Amateur Championships – IFBB, HeavyWeight, 1st
3.    1987 : Asian Amateur Championships – IFBB, HeavyWeight, 1st
4.    1988 : Asian Amateur Championships – IFBB, HeavyWeight, 1st
5.    1989 : South East Asian Games – IFBB , HeavyWeight, 2nd
6.    1990 : Asian Amateur Championships – IFBB, HeavyWeight, 1st
7.    1991 : Asian Amateur Championships – IFBB, HeavyWeight, 1st

The Malaysian Body Building Association (PBBM) has been looking for new potential members since Datuk Malek Noor retired from the body building scene. A body building champion must be wise in planning their daily food intake. The National Sports Institute are always ready to provide advice and services on food and dietary plans. Datuk Malek has a diploma in Physical.

15th YIM Teh Tarik Talk : Innovative Intellectual Discourse at MOSTI by YBhg. Tan Sri Dr. Omar Abdul Rahman


Tan sri Omar1Topic : Innovative Intellectual Discourse at MOSTI

Date : 26 June 2014

Speaker : YBhg. Tan Sri Dr. Omar Abdul Rahman

PROFILE          :

Omar Abdul Rahma was born on 1932 is a Malaysian academician and corporate figure. Omar is currently the President and Chief Executive Officer of the MUST Ehsan Foundation, a not for profit foundation that currently manages and administers the Malaysia University of Science and Technology.

Omar graduated from the University of Sydney in 1958 with a degree in Veterinary Science and later earned a Ph.D from University of Cambridge in 1966 . He started his professional career in 1960 in veterinary research , then in 1972 moved on to academic life at Universiti Pertanian Malaysia (UPM) , now Universiti Putra Malaysia where he was the Founding Dean of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences and the first professor appointed by the university . Omar played major roles in the establishment phase of the university and in the founding of several faculties and academic programmes . His last position at UPM was as Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic Affairs.

13th YIM Teh Tarik Talk : Making of Hollywood Visual Effects Movies by Hussin Khan

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Topic : Making of Hollywood Visual Effects Movies

Date : 30 May 2014

Speaker : Hussin Khan

PROFILE          :

Secondary school at St John’s Institution from 1977 – 1981 , further study at Conventry University in Business Studies from 2005 – 2007 , Adobe – Certified Expert , motion graphics 7 visual effects , expert from 2010 – 2011 , FxPhd – Nuke Certified Trainer from 2011 – 2012 .

Hussin Khan started his career as a computer programmer . After continuing his studies in the UK , he decided to move to Malaysia to join Rhythm & Hues Studios as an Educator. Other than internal training , Hussin was involved in R&H ; outreach programs, teaching the Art and Science of Visual Effects using NUKE and Adobe After Effects . Hussin now provides training services via hussinkhan.com .

Special Achievement Award at the 25th Malaysian Film Awards

National Film Development Corporation Malaysia (FINAS)Mac 2013

On our work on ‘Life of Pi’ Rhythm & Hues Malaysia was awarded a ‘Special Achievement Award’ at the 25th Malaysian Film Awards . 40 some local talents worked on the Visual Effects of the Academy Award winning movie . ‘Life of Pi’ bagged 4 Oscars at the 2013 Academy Awards .

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