Collaboration between University Al-Azhar of Indonesia (UAI) and UiTM Cawangan Kelantan have been productive and robust, as both parties co-organized The International Information Management Online Showcase (IIMOS) 2021 with Librarians Association of Malaysia. IIMOS 2021 was held from August 15, 2021 to November 15, 2021, the showcase was carried out and executed to perfection by Faculty of Information Management, UiTM Cawangan Kelantan and Informatics Engineering Study Programme of UAI.
The closing event was conducted on November 30, 2021. Not only co-organized the event, UAI also sent 11 teams to compete in IIMOS 2021, in which students and lecturers are in one team. Moreover, UAI bestowed a special award for IIMOS 2021, that’s called Diamond Award. The Diamond Award will be in the form of RM 100 and digital certificate. The closing of IIMOS 2021 started with the playback of UAI and UiTM Cawangan Kelantan video profile, followed with a reciprocal opening speech by respective Rectors.
Rector of UAI, Prof. Dr. Ir. Asep Saefuddin remarked “IIMOS 2021 is very useful, as the showcase inspire creativity and innovative ideas from various background, especially to students from many universities in the world. This year UAI sent 11 teams to compete and hoped to send more in the future as well as hope to become the co-organizer again”.
Afterwards, Prof. Dr. Mohd Sazili Shahibi as the Deputy Vice Rector for Academic and International of UiTM Cawangan Kelantan gave his remarks. Then the closing was continued with announcement of each categories winner of IIMOS, wherein Products that are made by Faculty of Science and Technology of UAI managed to become bronze, silver, gold and diamond winners. Finally, the showcase was concluded with video playback of the Diamond Winners of IIMOS 2021. With the IIMOS 2021 come to an end, sanguinely UAI and UiTM Cawangan Kelantan cooperation will be perrenially solid and more prolific in the future.