Butterworth, Penang – KITA HR Conference 2018 “The Future of HR in the digital era” was held by Kulim Industrial Tenant Associations (KITA) in associates with KISMEC to gather all Human Resources Workforce to give new insight what will happen to HR in the near and advance future.
The event take place in The Light Hotel, Seberang Jaya, Penang with attendance from various industries consist of Human Resources Representative.
With an outstanding speaker & invited panelist from various field with up to date insights have given new views to all.
This event was officiated by YB Dato’ Haji Mahfuz Omar – Deputy Minister of Human Resources Ministry. YB Dato’ Haji Mahfuz Omar in his keynote address said the Ministry of Human Resources (MOHR) always encourages the management of companies to adapt and adopt the digitization technologies as it has become the key factor in accelerating the migration of local industries’ ecosystems to Industry 4.0.
He said that the reskilling and upskilling of existing workforce are vital in order for industries to stay relevant, as well as introductions and exposures should be in tandem to become “Digital Workforce”.
“I strongly believe that HR, as the heart of every company, is going to play a significant role in such organisational changes, in order to ensure the successful migration from the current industrial condition to the latest industrial revolution,” he said.
Kulim Industrial Tenants Association comprise 36 high technology related companies which form the major tenants and consists of four sub-committees, namely Human Resources (KITA-HR), Security (KCSC), Infrastructure (KITA-INFRA), as well as Environmental, Health and Safety (KIPEHS).
Around 200 Human Resource (HR) professionals and representatives from various industries attended the conference