PUJA Brunei To Host CAFEO 39
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Bandar Seri Begawan, 26th November 2020 – Pertubuhan Ukur, Jurutera dan Arkitek (PUJA) to host CAFEO 39 in 2021
Pertubuhan Ukur, Jurutera dan Arkitek (PUJA) will be hosting The Conference of ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organizations in 2021. The handing over of Chairmanship of CAFEO was conducted virtually at PUJA Hub on Thursday, 26th November 2020 from this year’s host, VUSTA (The Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations) to Ir. Haji Md Zin bin Haji Salleh, President of PUJA (Brunei). The handing over ceremony was witnessed by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Ir Awang Haji Suhaimi bin Haji Gafar, Minister of Development. Representing PUJA (B) to receive the AFEO Flag was Second Secretary at the Brunei Embassy in Vietnam, Awang Ahmad Iskandar bin Haji Bahar, who was invited by VUSTA to attend the live closing and Handing Over Ceremonies. The ceremonies were concurrently witnessed by PUJA Council members and engineers at PUJA Hub via Zoom platform The 38th Conference of the ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organisations (CAFEO) was hosted by Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations (VUSTA) from 20th to 26th November 2020. The event was held virtually amongst ASEAN countries due to the COVID19 Pandemic. Since 1982, CAFEO has been held annually at the different member institutions on a rotating alphabetical order.
For CAFEO 39, PUJA has adopted “Engineering and Climate Change” as the main theme. PUJA (B) last organized CAFEO 29th in Brunei Darussalam in 2011.
The ceremony was attended by the Immediate Past President of PUJA – FDr. Ar. Siti Rozaimeriyanty binti DSLJ Haji Abd Rahman, Ir. Dato Haji Othman bin Hj Ya’akub, Registrar of ASEAN Engineer Registered, Committee Members and members of Engineer Division, PUJA (Brunei).