Speaking Engagement

Passionate Educationalist

Datin Dr. Norrizan Razali has garnered an illustrious 25-year career in education. This encompasses the academia at the National University of Malaysia, as well as programme management, consultancy and policy formulation at the Institute of Strategic and International Studies and the Multimedia Development Corporation. Having led the management of sales operations at Microsoft and Apple, Datin Dr. Norrizan Razali is now a resolute entrepreneur dedicated to pursuing her passion in building relevant skills amongst educators and leaders for quality education delivery.

She founded Tech Capacity which is focused on helping organizations, education institutions, educators and leaders build relevant skills for a seamless quality education amidst the rapidly evolving digital environment. Addressing concerns over digital issues and critical skills, she has developed the niche in digital citizenship and design thinking as vital elements in her approach.

A qualified educationalist, who features regularly in local and global forums, her views on education trends resonate with audiences from education institutions, businesses, and government agencies. Her wealth of experience has landed her the role of director on boards for companies in various industries.

A hands-on professional, Dr. Norrizan persists to engage directly with students through coaching and lecturing on selected education topics in her role as an adjunct faculty at various universities.

She is also active in volunteerism with an international body, the Water, Air and Food Awards (WAFA) which helps poor communities across the globe to develop sustainable programs through social and sustainable entrepreneurs.

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Years in industry
Speaking engagements

Speaking engagements 2019

7th March, Youth Cyber Wellness Seminar, The Marriott, Putrajaya

26th March, Malaysian Danish Business Council Breakfast Talk , The Bankers Club, Kuala Lumpur  

Speaking engagements 2018

12th -13th September, Big Tulip Summit, Women Inspiring Women Programme,
Istana Hotel, KLCC

4th October,  Learning Difficulty ConferenceManagement Science University, Shah Alam Selangor

16th October, National Smart School Award, Educational Technology Division, Ministry of Education Malaysia.

22 - 23rd October, AKEPT-WIEF Social Enterprise, Social Enterprise: Empowering the Future Forum,
ISTAC Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

26th November, Open Learning Conference 2018, "Scaling Quality Education" , Nexus Convention Centre, Bangsar South, Kuala Lumpur

11th - 12th December, CITM International Conference, Creativity, Innovation, and Invention in Digital Technology, Universiti Sains Teknologi Malaysia, Penang

Examples of previous speaking engagements

School Leadership in the 21st century, British Council and Ministry of Education, Malaysia

TLIF University Teknologi Petronas 2015

ISOF 2015

DESA 2012 and 2014

CITE Research Champion Hong Kong 2010

BETT London 2010


EduFest 2005

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