1) Tan Sri Prof Dzulkifli Abdul Razak, The Asia HRD Awards 2017 Contribution to Society Award winner Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM)
"Decolonising Sustainable Development"
2) Victor King, Professor of Borneo Studies
"Reflections of Borneo Studies since 1970s: Where do we go from here?"
3) Prof. Dato Dr Tajuddin Abdullah, Director at Institut Penyelidikan Kenyir Universiti Malaysia Terengganu
4) Dr Liana Chua, Senior Lecturer in Anthropology at Brunel University London
"Borneo studies as a ‘more-than- ‘ project: openings and connections"