February 9, 2017

Welcome Message

Welcome Message

We are delighted and honoured to inform you that Yayasan Salam Malaysia has been awarded to host the 15th IAVE Asia Pacific Regional Volunteer Conference and Youth Volunteer Conference in Malaysia in 2017. This Biannual Conference will take place at Kuala Lumpur Convention Center (KLCC) from November 22nd to 23rd for Youth Volunteer Conference and November 23rd to 26th for Regional Volunteer Conference.

We cordially invite you to participate and witness the most interesting and informative event that will explore the latest innovations, trends and developments in the volunteering sector in the region and around the world.  Speakers from respectable organizations representing various sectors will be sharing their expertise and experiences on the latest initiatives, techniques, innovation, excellence and leadership in volunteering and volunteer management. This event will give you the opportunity to further explore the best practices that evolve in facets of CSR, community development and project management. We are positive that this event will merge networking with a great resource sharing opportunity that will be a privilege and great value to you and your organization.

This Conference and exhibition will bring together government entities, professional institutions, federations and associations, Information Technology, Legal, and others who are determine to improve how we collectively address regional and global issues together in line with United Nations SDG.

We look forward to having you in this milestone event and we promise you that this will be one of the best international gatherings in the region. We truly hope that you will have a great time and experience at the 15th IAVE Asia Pacific Regional Volunteer Conference in Kuala Lumpur.

I wish to extend a warm welcome to fellow delegates from the various countries. I realize that you are fully dedicated to the sessions that will follow but I do hope you will also take time to enjoy fascinating Malaysia with its tropical setting, friendly people and multi-cultural cuisine.

Thank you and Selamat Datang.

Datuk Ahmad A. Talib JP