Location

This event is co-organised between the cooperation of the University of Putra (UPM), Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia, and Curtin University, Australia.

The conference will be held at the Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, UPM (University of Putra Malaysia), Malaysia.

Address:

Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology,
Universiti Putra Malaysia,
43400 UPM Serdang,
Selangor, Malaysia

How to get to UPM - University of Putra

 

Fakulti Pertanian UPM upm hall

UPM is one of the five public research universities in Malaysia and has been proudly the producer of the biggest number of PhD candidates very year besides being the top choice among international students choosing to study in Malaysia.

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Despite its location of mere 30 km distance from Kuala Lumpur, UPM Serdang offers panoramic view in its 1108.103 hectar which is green with natural plants. This has not sacrificed the various facilities offered for the convenience of the students.

from air

Therefore the visitors of the developing metropolitan city of Kuala Lumpur can take a break in the soothing green campus setting in UPM.

Kuala Lumpur (or simply abbreviated as KL) is the capital and the largest city of Malaysia in terms of population. Kuala Lumpur is situated midway along the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia, at the confluence of the Klang and Gombek rivers. It is approximately 35 km from the coast and sits at the centre of the Peninsula's extensive and modern transportation network.

kuala lumpur

A developing metropolis, Malaysia's city centre is constantly experiencing rampant development and features a few insipid structures. Yet it manages to trump these architectural letdowns with ingenious urban wonders like the Petronas Twin Towers and Menara KL.

With a height of 1,453 feet, one of the world's tallest buildings rise above the skyline of Kuala Lumpur. They are called the Petronas Towers, which have become an iconic symbol of Malaysia's futuristic development.

Malaysia

Menara KL is the sixth tallest telecommunication tower in the world and is the second tallest tower in Asia. Standing at 421m/ /1,403 feet. and located in the heart of the Golden Triangle, Kuala Lumpur's business and entertainment district. Menara Kuala Lumpur is located within Bukit Nanas Forest Reserve, one of the oldest forest reserves in the country, take a walk through a tropical rain forest and experience a variety of flora and fauna only found in Malaysia.

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Many other attractions are also offered ranging from shopping, nature and cultural visits, sports, luxurious stay (many at affordable price), and plenty more, such as suggested in here and here.

petaling klcc

Besides indulging in the urban lifestyle, you may want to opt for more cultural visits in Malaysia such as voted in this site.

batu cave putrajaya
train monorail

 

Travel Information

By plane

Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA)
All scheduled flights, domestic and international, arrive at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, about 50km south of the city, in the Sepang district of Selangor. KLIA connects the city with direct flights to destinations in six continents around the world, and is the main hub for the national airline, Malaysia Airlines and low-cost AirAsia.

KLIA can be reached using the KLIA Ekspres high-speed train service from KL Sentral which takes twenty-eight minutes. Air Asia flights do not fly out of KLIA main terminal but from the Low Cost Carrier Terminal (LCCT), which is served by buses from KL Sentral, and is a 20-30 minute taxi ride from the main terminal.

The Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah International Airport in Subang, is now only used for chartered and turboprop flights by airlines such as Firefly and Berjaya Air.

We wish you a pleasant experience in Malaysia, Truly Asia.

Kuala-Lumpur Petronas Towers

 

Kuala Lumpur Maps

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HopOnHopOff KL Route Map

 

Useful Links

For more information on travel in Kuala Lumpur please visit here.

For information on Universiti Putra Malaysia please visit this page and to make a virtual tour of UPM.

For Information on public transport in Kuala Lumpur can be obtained in here.