Titles, Traditions & Business Etiquette, Non members

march, 2019

26mar8:00 am9:30 amTitles, Traditions & Business Etiquette, Non membersA practical walk-through of Malaysian cultural practices from a business perspective by Datin Dr. Norrizan Razali

Event Details

Join us for MDBC’s Breakfast Dialogue, where we aim to bring together various industry professionals to facilitate business networking and catalyse new partnerships.


8:00 am to 8:30 am
Registration, light refreshments will be provided

8:30 am to 9:15 am



  • Scene Setting – Intercultural Interaction
  • Culture competence for business competence in Malaysia
  • Tips on Traditions (titles, festivals, and body language): What they mean for business?
  • Q&A

Guest speaker

Having lived in a foreign country for over a decade and her vast knowledge in business and expertise in education with a keen sociolinguistics and ethnographic research background, Datin Dr. Norrizan Razali brings insightful perspectives on bridging business and culture in the Malaysian context.

Datin Dr. Norrizan Razali has garnered an illustrious 25-year career in the education industry that encompasses the academia at the National University of Malaysia, as well as programme management, consultancy and policy formulation at the Institute of Strategic and International Studies and the Multimedia Development Corporation. Having led the management of sales operations at Microsoft and Apple, Datin Dr. Norrizan Razali is now a resolute entrepreneur dedicated to pursuing her passion in helping education institutions, educators and school leaders meet their fullest potential.


(Tuesday) 8:00 am - 9:30 am


Bankers Club

22, Jalan Imbi, Bukit Bintang