On behalf of the Organising Committee of the 2009 National Seminar on Facing Global Economic Crisis: Enhancing Value for Sustainability in the Built Environment, it is my greatest pleasure to extend our warmest welcome and invitation to all academicians and practitioners around the Malaysia to the National Seminar on Facing Global Economic Crisis: Enhancing Value for Sustainability in the Built Environment that will be held in Faculty of Built Environment, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on 24th March 2009.
The impact of global economic crisis has resulted in a very competitive business environment that makes the fulfillment of customer/clients’ ever-sophisticated project needs most challenging. To help you cope with current scenario on global economic crisis and its related problems, GEC 2009 will bring together national and international frontline thinkers, academics, executives, government and business officials, practitioners and leaders to present and discuss the economic crisis from the perspective of law, financial and social.
It is our aim and hope that this seminar will be able to provide a state-of-the-art information and knowledge in this challenging world. Your contribution to the seminar through participation is much appreciated.
Thus, we look forward to welcoming you to the Faculty of Built Environment, University of Malaya, the oldest university with multicultural and ethnic groups and as a participant in GEC 2009.
Organising Committee Chairman
Sr Umi Kalsum bte Zolkafli @ Zulkifli
Lecturer, Department of Quantity Surveying, Faculty of Built Environment
University of Malaya