Friday, January 04, 2008

Annual General Meeting 2007

Prepared by Karthigesu Muniyandi
Blogged by Lee Mei Ping

Annual General Meeting 2007

IEM G&S Section’s 37th Annual General Meeting was held successfully on 30th June 2007 at 2nd Floor, Bangunan Ingenieur, IEM. About 37 members comprising of 21 Graduates, 5 Students, 2 Corporate Members and 9 non-members attended this year‘s AGM. Welcoming Speech was given by the current chairman, Engr. Yau Chau Fong. He welcomed members and explained the G&S committee structure and some of the highlights of activities for the previous session such as jointly-organized courses with the Technical Divisions, social activities, community service projects, YEAFEO and visit to branches.

The 36th Annual Report and the Financial Report for ending 31st March 2007 were presented by then Hon. Secretary cum Treasurer, Engr. Wong Chee Fui. The section’s Immediate Past Chairman, Engr. Suresh Yegambaram announced the election results of the section. Below is the new line up of the section for the session 2007/2008:

Chairperson : Engr. Yau Chau Fong

Vice Chairperson I : Engr. Ho Wee Leong (Con’t Term)

Vice Chairperson II : Engr. Ngeow Yen Wan

Hon. Secretary/Treasurer : Engr. Karthigesu Muniyandi

General Members :

Engr. Alex Tan Yew Aik (
Con’t Term)

Engr. Low Kok Chang (Con’t Term)

Engr. Wong Chee Hong (Con’t Term)

Engr. Mahendran Subramaniam

Engr. Nur Fatihah bte Yusak

Engr. Nor Husna binti Mislan

Immediate Past Chairperson : Engr. Suresh Yegambaram

Internal Auditors :
Engr. Wong Chee Fui

Engr. Kee Wai Fun

G/S Advisor : Engr M.C. Hee F.I.E.M., P.Eng

There was still one General Member position vacant at the closing of AGM. Chairman, Engr. Yau Chau Fong delivered his welcoming speech and invited all the members to upcoming IEM G&S Annual Charity Dinner and Dance 2007 which will be held at Laksamana Ballroom, Armada Hotel, Petaling Jaya on 18th August 2007. Chairman also officially announced that IEM G&S has changed the name to Young Engineers Section which thereinafter will be known as IEM G&S – YES.

The meeting was adjourned at 4.12pm before proceeding to the Term End Party at Maharaj Restaurant, Petaling Jaya at 5pm.

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