Posts Tagged LimKokWing

Feb
28

Limkokwing University of Creative Technology held the second Heal The World concert at its main campus at Cyberjaya on the 10th of February 2010. It’s main purpose was to raise funds for the Haiti earthquake victims. The concert was held in conjunction with UNICEF.

Tiffanee Marie Lim, special assistant to Tan Sri Dato’ Dr Lim Kok Wing kickstarted the concert. Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, A. Kohilan Pillay, Ms Choon Bow Bow from UNICEF Malaysia and Miss Malaysia World 2009 Tanuja Anandhan was also present at the event.

Students from various different countries took part in this 2 hour long concert. There were solo performances, duets, hip-hop, and also a rock band, which performed Knocking On Heaven’s Door. Besides that, there was also poetry recitals from the students.

Sam, performing an Arabic song.

Lien Ho, from Vietnam.

The last performer was Hope, who came on stage for the second time to sing Gemilang, in Bahasa Malaysia.

A mock cheque of RM30,000 was handed over the UNICEF representatives and after that, to end the concert, the Limkokwing International Choir, together with the audience sang Heal The World.

Jan
26

The 3rd edition of Innovation Enabling Transformation was launched at the Westin Hotel, KL on the 15th of January 2010. The book is a compilation of speeches gave by Tan Sri Dato Dr. Lim Kok Wing throughout the past few years.

A long and close friend of Lim Kok Wing, Datuk Paddy Bowie had the honors to be open the event. Her speech was delightful and casual, in which she humorously mentioned that she did not know what ‘Kok Wing‘ meant in Chinese, but the word ‘Wing‘ did definitely suit Lim Kok Wing as he did spread his wings to fly and excel in his career.

Jan
05

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24 students from the Limkokwing University of Creative Technology showcased their artistic and creative designs at the Creativity In Motion fashion show held at the Bintang Circle in Pavilion last year just before Christmas.

The various students hail from different countries such as Malaysia, Indonesia, Kenya, Iran, Nigeria, Cambodia, Tanzania, Myanmar and China showcased a total of 76 unique garments which was inspired by their very own exotic culture and traditions.

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There were performances by Limkokwing students during the fashion show of which they sang various songs, such as Heal The World (which featured the university’s international choir group), Wings To Fly and also Hero.

More pictures after the jump.

Dec
21

Brand Builder III

Brand Builder Series III this year was held at the KL Hilton (KL Sentral) on the 8th of December 2009. The keynote speaker for this year was Tan Sri Dato” Dr Lim Kok Wing, founder of LimKokWing University of Creative Technology. The title for the night was Global Branding: Get Going.

Brand Builder III

Dozens of SME and industry leaders and their staff attended this event, taking the opportunity to expand their network and meet new business partners. The event was organised by the Branding Association of Malaysia (BAM), which had it”s logo revamped by none other than Tan Sri Lim Kok Wing himself. This year event and keynote speaker really benefits on everyone in the SME industry, as the branding guru himself talks and gives expert advice on, well, branding.

Apr
29

Magic Book Launch

Posted by kenchill. Event Coverage, Events

The stage

Slogan on a t-shirt

Magic is the title of the book written in part, to honor the founder of the LimKokWing University of Creative Technology, Tan Sri Dato’ Dr Lim Kok Wing and also for the students to share their experiences while studying at the university, their dreams, and also their success after graduating. It was held during the KL International Book Fair at PWTC and was witness by VIPs, members of the media, school students and also the university students

Apr
07

Heal The World

The Stage

Heal The World is an event held by LimKokWing as a charity concert to raise funds and also to send a strong message of peace and reconciliation to the world, particularly after the destruction and war happening in Gaza.

So, on March 14 2009, 35 acts from 30 countries around the world came together to recite poems, dance, sang and entertained the crowd. The event started in the evening with student performances.

May
20

melodica

Posted by kenchill. Music

When we attended the Undergroundo.tv launch event at Ruums, we were given a copy of melodica’s demo CD.

They were the first band performing (when I heard them outside, I thought they were Deja Voodoo Spells) for that event and the guitarist’s solos were fluidly fast and melodically (lol, pun intended) good. I think they performed all 3 songs which were on the free demo CD.

XFM. Kami Tak Hot, Kami Cool!