UTM hosted the fourth edition of the University Presidents Forum on May 6, in conjunction with the 48th Convocation Ceremony of the university on May 7 and 8. Keynote speakers of the forum include Professor Dewi Fortuna Anwar, Deputy Secretary of the Vice President of the Republic of Indonesia for Political Affairs and the Chairman of the Institute for Democracy and Human Rights, The Habibie Centre; Anthony J. Sinskey, Professor of Microbiology and Health Sciences and Technology from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Sara Farley, Chief Operating Officer of Global Knowledge Initiative (GKI). Participants of the forum deliberated on issues affecting respective higher education institutions within the theme of the forum, “Innovative. Entrepreneurial. Global.” The forum is also a showcase of the university’s commitment to forging more significant partnerships with its foreign counterparts.