MTSFB DOUBLES NATIONAL AND REGIONAL COOPERATION THROUGH MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH TSDSI AND IEEE MALAYSIA SECTION
17 MAY 2022, CYBERJAYA – Malaysian Technical Standards Forum Bhd (MTSFB) has signed two Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today with two organisations, namely Telecommunications Standards Development Society, India (TSDSI) and Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Malaysia Section, in conjunction with the World Telecommunication and Information Society Day celebrated globally.
The event was attended by Ahmad Nasruddin ‘Atiqullah Fakhrullah, Head of Technology and Standards of Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC), who witnessed the signing ceremonies. Also present were Zaleha Abu Bakar, General Manager of MTSFB, Md Pauzi Abdullah, Chair of the IEEE Malaysia Section and joined virtually by Pamela Kumar, Director-General of TSDSI.
The MoUs strengthen MTSFB’s objectives in collaborating with strategic partners at various levels to mutually share knowledge and expertise in standardisation work and the development of the communications and multimedia industry.
During the celebrations, an international forum themed “Digital Technologies for Everyone” was also organised with participation from all three organisations. IEEE Malaysia Communication Society also celebrated its 30th anniversary and presented three awards to outstanding members to commemorate the anniversary.
MTSFB is a forum designated by Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) under the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 (Act 588). MTSFB is a membership-based organisation with representations from the players of the communications and multimedia industry, mainly entrusted with the development of technical codes for the industry as part of self-regulation to facilitate the development and growth of the communications and multimedia industry. For more information on MTSFB, visit www.mtsfb.org.my.
TSDSI is India’s telecom Standards Development Organisation. TSDSI aims at developing and promoting India-specific requirements; standardizing solutions for meeting these requirements and contributing these to international standards; contributing to global standardization in the field of telecommunications; maintaining the technical standards and other deliverables of the organization; helping create manufacturing expertise in the country and collaborating with other developing countries to jointly work on telecommunication related standardisation activities. For more information on TSDSI, visit: https://www.tsdsi.in
About IEEE Malaysia Section
IEEE is the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. IEEE Malaysia Section is the local unit registered with the Registrar of Society (RoS). It has over 3000 members, 29 society chapters, affinity groups and council chapters, and 30 student branches. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through its highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities. For more information on IEEE Malaysia Section, visit: https://ieeemy.org/section
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|Dr. Ahmad Nasruddin ‘Atiqullah Fakhrullah (right), Head of Technology and Standards of Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) witnessed the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between TSDSI, represented by Pamela Kumar (left) and MTSFB, represented by Zaleha Abu Bakar (second from right).||Great collaboration ahead: The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between MTSFB and IEEE Malaysia Section was duly signed. Witnessing the ceremony were Dr. Ahmad Nasruddin ‘Atiqullah Fakhrullah (back row, second from left) and Prof. Dr. Mohamad Yusoff Alias (back row, right). Signing the MoU from MTSFB was Zaleha Abu Bakar (front row, left) and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Md Pauzi Abdullah (front row, right) on behalf of IEEE Malaysia Section.|