Workshop/Training


Date Topic Facilitator Overview
15/3/2021 Drafting for submission: a Bottom-up approachpreparing and reviewing manuscripts for submissio Dr Mamunur Rashid
5/12/2020 Digital Pedagogy: Game-Based Learning Dr Annie Dayani The workshop aims to equip participants with knowledge and skill on how to use gaming technology in education. Past studies have demonstrated how gaming in education can increase student's motivation and engagement, develop their visual and collaboration skills, as well their ability to apply gaming values in real-world situations.
26/11/2020 Bloomberg Terminal Demonstration Alaric Or. The Bloomberg Terminal brings together real-time data on every market, breaking news, in-depth research, powerful analytics, communications tools and world-class execution capabilities β€” in one fully integrated solution.

Awareness, context and analysis make Bloomberg the primary source for those who need to know what’s happening now and what might happen next. Sitting on the desks of 325,000 of the world’s most influential decision makers, the Bloomberg Terminal is a modern icon of financial markets. The topics covered included Economic data (across countries and time series), Financial results (equities/ fixed income/ Islamic Financing data), Business news
17/10/2020 Instilling smart consumer culture in Brunei Darussalam Izzul Azam Bin DSP Haji Mohd Roselan, Senior Economic Officer, DCCA

Mohammad Hazman bin Haji Alim, Economic Officer, DCCA

Hajah Ammal Rashidah Binti Haji Mohammad Yussof, Economic Officer, DCCA
The Department of Competition and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) is responsible for the enforcement of three laws, namely the Competition Order 2015, the Consumer Protection (Fair Trading) Order 2011 and the Price Control Act Chapter 142. Focusing on consumer protection, this session hopes to enhance students’ awareness and knowledge of consumer protection and their rights as a consumer. Students will be introduced to the DCCA and taken through the fundamentals of consumer protection law in Brunei Darussalam and how to be a smart consumer, including by utilising the DCCA’s mobile app called PenggunaBijak. As smart consumers, students will be empowered to make informed purchase decisions, seek redress when facing a consumer dispute and display consumer behaviours that encourage fair business practices. The DCCA also hopes to inspire students to take up consumer protection as a research topic.
29/09/2020 A Career in Entrepreneurship – Getting to know the Startup Ecosystem in Brunei. Ummi Othman, Darussalam Enterprise Executive Officer Startup Development Unit - Enterprise Programme Darussalam Enterprise (DARe) was established in February 2016 with a main goal of supporting local businesses in Brunei Darussalam. DARe’s vision is to build enterprises into dynamic and resilient drivers of economic growth by enabling enterprise growth through a pro-business ecosystem with necessary infrastructure, reliable support and effective development programmes. DARe is constantly looking to develop and improve programmes and initiatives to serve the needs of aspiring and current entrepreneurs as well as provide a conducive ecosystem which promotes an entrepreneurial culture and encourages MSME contribution to the economy.
26/08/2020 A Career in Professional Accounting and Audit Hj Zulfariq Z. Hj Zainuddin, Deloitte Brunei Managing Partner, Audit & Assurance Deloitte Brunei has contributed to Brunei for more than 40 years through its expertise in diverse business areas, such as audit, tax, corporate secretarial and accounting services, besides technology and digital disruption, transformation and cyber security. It has worked closely with the government and key stakeholders to cultivate local talents by sharing new skills and knowledge, and develop future-ready leaders who can contribute to the country and in an ever-changing marketplace.
7/3/2020 How to kickstart a software tech startup? Paul Lee, Co-founder & and CEO Flipidea The workshop provided an overview of the realities of entrepreneurship, and sought to unravel the true potential of the internet economy and discover opportunities in Brunei market. Participants also learned how to kickstart a software tech startup with limited resources, the 7 key stages from ideation to bootstrapping to monetising or getting funded (pre-seed or seed investment from Venture Capitalists based outside of Brunei), and the benchmarks of startups in matured economies, such as the Silicon Valley, Beijing, Singapore, and others.
2/12/2019 Build Your Career Kelvin Pong and Nur Azzah
Syazwani Bte Baidi
With the job market becoming more competitive than ever, learn career management strategies that would help you generate income. This sharing was for dynamic people who would like to build their career and address opportunities to become their own boss.
7/11/2019 QSR NVivo 12 Workshop Dr Wardah Hakimah Haji Sumardi
Managing and analyzing qualitative data can be an overwhelming experience for some, as they are multifaceted, unstructured and rich in nature. Qualitative researchers now have the option to apply computer assisted software in their approach for data management and data analysis to ease the complexity of the research process. The aim of this workshop was to familiarise participants with QSR NVivo 12 software package. NVivo integrates a wide range of tools and enables qualitative researches to link theory and data to produce rich insights and in-depth interpretations.





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