Talk organized for  visiting students from Japan on “Learning Beyond Borders”,  22  Feb 2012, at PH102, UTAR. 

Speaker : Dr Stephen Leong, CIS Director.



Public Talk delivered by Dr Stephen Leong, CIS Director on “Malaysia-China Relations: Perspectives from Tunku Abdul Rahman to Najib Tun Abdul Razak Administration”, 16 Apr 2012, A003 Auditorium, Heritage Building, Perak Campus.


Chairperson for Session 7 “ The Third Annual Dialogue : “Nuclear Challenges in Southeast Asia – Toward Common Understanding and 

Effective Cooperation” of the 3-day Forum entitled "Existing Regional Cooperation” organized by Naval Postgraduate School, University 

of Canterbury, Stimson Centre, Defence Threat Reduction Agency and Stanley Foundation, 17-19 Apr 2012,  Shangri-la Hotel, 

Kuala  Lumpur.


Public Lecture on  “Road to the White House : The 2012 U.S. Presidential Election “, co-organized by Centre for International Studies, 

Centre for Media and Creative Communication and US Embassy, 16 May 2012,  PD Block Level B1, UTAR. 


Talk organized for visiting students from The American University, Washington DC,USA,on “Japan-ASEAN Relations”, 21 June 2012, at PH102, UTAR. 

Speaker : Dr Stephen Leong, CIS Director. 


Visit to Polling Station on Van Ness Boulevard, Gardena, California, USA to witness first-hand US Presidential/State Elections, 6 Nov 2012 (while on leave from UTAR).


Moderator for Session on “China and ASEAN” in International Conference on China in Transition”, organized by The ASEAN Foundation, , 11-12 Dec 2012, Weston Chosun Hotel, Seoul, ROK.


Hosting an Undergraduate internship student, Mr Phelan DuBois from Plymouth State University, USA from 17 Dec 2012 – 17 Jan 2013, at CIS Office, PH Block, UTAR and ISIS Malaysia.