About Congress

CONGRESS INFORMATION

 

CONGRESS VENUE

KUALA LUMPUR CONVENTION CENTRE (KLCC)
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre,
50088 Kuala Lumpur,
Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Website: http://www.klccconventioncentre.com/

FACULTY LOUNGE

MPA Congress 2023 Faculty Lounge is located at Room 306, Level 3, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.

SPEAKER SLIDE PREVIEW ROOM

Speakers’ slides preview room is located at Room 303, Level 3, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.
This room is equipped with notebooks and printers. IT support personnel will be on duty to provide assistance to upload slide presentations.

Malaysian Paediatric Association (MPA)

MPA Secretariat table is located at the Foyer of West Wing Level 3, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. Renewals of MPA memberships will be available during Congress days.

FACULTY REGISTRATION

Faculty members are requested to collect their Congress kits and badges at the Faculty Registration Counter located at Room 306, Level 3, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.
Operating hours
13 October 2023 06:30 hours - 17:00 hours
14 October 2023 06:30 hours - 17:00 hours

DELEGATE PRE-REGISTRATION – badge collection

** ON-SITE REGISTRATION and DELEGATE PRE-REGISTRATION counter is located at Centre Core Registration counter, Level 3, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.
Operating hours
13 October 2023 06:30 hours - 17:00 hours
14 October 2023 06:30 hours - 17:00 hours

Conference Badges/Tags

Congress participants/delegates are required always wear their badges/tags to gain access to the scientific sessions. Strictly NO ADMISSION without the Congress Badge/Tag. A reissuance fee at an administration fee of USD 50 equivalent at of RM200.00 will be imposed for lost badges/tags upon proof of original registration payment.
Congress badges/tags are categorised as follows:
Yellow Organising Committee Red Faculty
Green Delegates
Blue Secretariat Orange Exhibitor allowed access to scientific hall except lunch symposium session.
Lanyard colour for the badges/tags are categorised as follows:
Blue Delegates Red Faculty Green Exhibitor

Trade Exhibition

Operating hours
13 October 2023 07:00 hours - 17:00 hours
14 October 2023 07:00 hours - 17:00 hours

Non-Smoking Policy

Smoking is strictly forbidden in any conference room, exhibition foyer and the entire Level 3.

Mobile Phones

Delegates are advised to keep their mobile phones on silent mode where scientific sessions are being held.

Language

The official language of the Congress is English.

E-Certificate of Attendance

An official E-Certificate of Attendance will be provided to all registered delegates via their registered email after the event is held.

Prayer Room

Prayer rooms are available at the Centre Core on Concourse Level and Level 3 East and West Wing. Prayer mats, slippers and ablution wash area are provided in the prayer rooms.

CPD Accreditation

MMA has approved the following CPD Points (applies to Medical Doctors only) for MPA Congress 2023

Main Congress - 16 CPD points
Pre-Congress Workshop 1 - 8 CPD points
Pre-Congress Workshop 2 - 8 CPD points
Pre-Congress Workshop 3 - 4 CPD points
Pre-Congress Workshop 4 - No CPD points for Nurses event

** The CPD Points will be automatically recorded after badge collection at the registration counter during conference day and the CPD Points attendance will be submitted to MMA a week after the event is held.

** CPD Point for Nurses, please attach the certificate individually to MYCPD / Nursing Division for Nurse CPD claim.

Liability/Disclaimer

The organising committee shall not be held responsible for accommodation glitches, personal accidents, illness, losses or damages. Delegates are advised to arrange their own personal insurance & accommodation for the duration of the congress. Whilst every attempt will be made to ensure that all aspects of the congress mentioned in this announcement will take place as scheduled, the organising committee reserves the right to make last minute changes should the need arise.