Invitation to Penang Forum 5

We have heard of the state government’s plan to turn Penang into an international city. Does this coincide with civil society’s vision of Penang as a liveable place? Come and join in the discussion.

A Public Dialogue With The Chief Minister: “A Vision For An International Liveable City”

4 August 2012 (Saturday)
2.00 – 5.00 pm

Bosch Hall, Pusat Penyayang/Caring Society Complex
(next to Penang Governor’s House)

Penang Forum, a coalition of Penang-based NGOs


2.00 pm    Registration

2.20 pm    Introductory Remarks by Chairman – Dato’ Dr Anwar Fazal

2.30 pm    A Current View on Development in Penang – Dr. Lim Mah Hui

2.50 pm    CM’s Vision For An International Liveable City – YAB Tuan Lim Guan Eng

3.10 pm    Q & A Session : Panelists: Chief Minister, YB Chow Kon Yeow & Dr Lim Mah Hui

3.45 pm    Issues of Planning & Policies That Determine The Quality Of Our Lives – Mr. Chau Loon Wai/Ar.  Laurence Loh

4.15 pm    Q & A Session

4.45 pm    Plan of Action – Ms Lim Kah Cheng

5.00 pm    Closing Remarks


• YAB Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng
• YB Chow Kon Yeow, State Exco on Local Government and Traffic Management
• Dr. Lim Mah Hui (MPPP Councillor)
• Mr. Chau Loon Wai (Urban Planner)
• Ar. Laurence Loh (Architect)

Chairperson:  Dato’ Dr. Anwar Fazal, Think City Chairman

Free. All are welcome.

Please pre-register with or call 04-6585251 (closed on Sunday/Monday) before 2.00 pm, 31 July 2012 (Tuesday).

Thank you.