Sunday, 18th February 2018,12:26:38am


Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee


Chairman : Ar Steven Thang Boon Ann
Co Chairman : Ar Azmil bin Abdul Azmi
Committee Members :
  • Ar Lim Fang Keong
  • Ar Choo Heng Huat
  • Dato’ Ar Kevin Woo Thin Fook
  • Ar Ahmad Ridha bin Abd Razak
  • Ar Koh Beng Teck
  • Ar Tiong Kian Boon
  • Ar Lim Peng Keang
  • Ar Thirilogachandran a/l Shanmugasundaram
  • Ms. Nur Fatehah bt Noor Rashid

To promote the enhancement of our professional services and capacity building to become competitive locally and globally

To direct PAM resources on projects and programmes to upgrade core competency, skills, knowledge and professionalism of members in areas including design, project management, contract management, design build and development in order to remain relevant and competitive locally and globally.

Training of potential Arbitrators and Mediators & upgrade of skill of existing Arbitrators. Internal Dialogue among PAM Arbitrators and Committee members Review of Application for Appointment of Arbitrators.

  • To have separate and independent financial accounts
  • To collaborate with CPD and DLS committee to organise and conduct series of lectures in adjudication/arbitration
  • To organise internal dialogue among PAM Arbitrators and Committee members
  • Review of application for appointment of arbitrators

Awards, Competitions & Events Committee

Chairman : Ar Sarizal Yusman Yusoff
Co-Chairman : Ar Alice Leong Pek Lian
Ar Norzaini Mufti
Committee Members :
  • Ar Erdayu Os’hara Omar
  • Ar Amzar Ahmad
  • Ar Sarly Adre Sarkum
  • Ar Hanaz Ismadi
  • Ar Tan Bee Eu
  • Ms Aimi Ramizah Roslan
  • Ms Shezlinn Fariss Idris
  • Mr Phang Mun Kien
  • Mr Tan Kay Neth
PAM Lafarge Architecture Student Competition : Ar Amzar Ahmad
PAM Awards 2014 : Ar Wee Hii Min
PAM – Tan Sri Ar Chan Sau Lai Architecture Award : Ar Che Wan Ahmad Faizal Bin Che Wan Putra
PAM – The Edge My Dream Home Contest : Ar Norzaini Mufti
PAM – The Edge Green Excellence Awards : Ar Sarly Adre Sarkum

Mission statement

  • Formulating guidelines and organising PAM Awards & Competitions with the aim to improve the prestige of the competitions and awards and also elevate the image of the architecture profession.
  • Study and formulate the establishment of rules and guidelines to better facilitate commercial architectural design competitions.

Calendar of Events 2014-2015

20 Feb 2014 PAM Lafarge Architecture Student Competition – Award Ceremony Pullman Kuala Lumpur, Bangsar
27 March 2014 PAM Membership Golf 2014 Bangi Golf Resort
28 March 2014 PAM Members’ Night and President’s Night 2014 Restoren Rebung Chef Ismail, Bangsar
19 April 2014 PAM Inter-Firm Bowling 2014 ARL Bowl, Alamanda Putrajaya
24 May 2014 PAM Annual Dinner 2014

  • PAM Awards 2014 conferment
Pullman Kuala Lumpur, Bangsar
26 June 2014 ARCASIA Awards Night 2014 Intercontinental Hotel, KL
27 June 2014 Building Industry Gala 2014 Shangri-La Hotel, KL
28 June 2014 ARCASIA Friendship Night 2014 Saloma Theatre Restaurant, KL
August 2014 PAM-Tan Sri Ar Chan Sau Lai Architecture Award 2014 – Award Ceremony TBC
28 August 2014 PAM Golf 2014 TBC
6 October 2014 World Architecture Day 2014 – “Healthy Cities, Happy Cities” TBC
December 2014 PAM Gold Medal 2015 – Calling for nomintations -
December 2014 PAM Awards 2015 – Calling for nominations -
March 2015 PAM Membership Golf 2015 TBC
March 2015 PAM Member’s Night and President’s Night 2015 TBC
April 2015 PAM Inter-Firm Bowling 2015 TBC
30 May 2015 PAM Annual Dinner 2015
PAM Awards 2015 conferment

Continuing Professional Development Committee

Chairman Ar Adrianta Bin Aziz
Co-Chairman Ar Azmil Bin Abdul Azmi
Committee Members
  • Ar Ang Chee Cheong
  • Indra Kumar Ramanathan
  • Izat Husin Bin Osman
  • Farrah Ashiela Bt Samsuri
  • Alia Aida Binti Masiri
  • Muhammad Farhan Syahmie Bin Kamaruzzaman

Media and Publications Committee

Chairman : Ar Sarly Adre Sarkum
Co-Chairman : Ar Mustapha Kamal Zulkarnain
Committee Members :
  1. Ar Zamri Ismail
  2. Ar Lee Chor Wah
  3. Ar Dr Lim Teng Ngiom
  4. Ar Mohamad Zafarullah Mohamad Rozaly
  5. Dr Veronica Ng Foong Peng
  6. Mr Tony Tan Kai Loon
  7. Mr Lam Shen Fei
  8. Ms Aw Siew Bee

New Agenda
All PAM media and publications to be administered by Pusat Binaan Sdn Bhd, as PAM Media & Publications House.

Architecture Malaysia (AM)
Primarily a national “architecture” publication focusing on the works and events of “Malaysian Architects”
Architecture Malaysia Editorial Board:

  • Ar Saifuddin Ahmad
  • Ar Jasmeet Sidhu (Editor-in-Chief)

Architecture Asia (AA)
A regional publication on Asian architecture, design and arts.
Architecture Asia Editorial Board:
  • Ar Saifuddin Ahmad
  • Ar Dr Lim Teng Ngiom (Editor-in-Chief)
  • Ar Boon Che Wee
  • Ar Tan Pei Ing
  • Ar Dr Tan Loke Mun

Date Of Meeting
2nd Wednesday of the month

* The date and day are not confirmed due to unforeseen circumstances. Committee members will be notified by Notice of Meeting via e-mail a week before the meeting upon Chairman’s confirmation

Design Lectures Series Committee

Chairman : Ar Adrianta bin Aziz
Committee Members :
  • Ar Ang Chee Cheong
  • Ar Mohd Hazrin Halimi Bin Abdul Hamid
  • Mr Nazmi Anuar
  • Mr Chong Kim Meng, Johnson
  • Mr Indra Kumar Ramanathan
  • Mr Lim Hock Huat

Disciplinary Committee

Chairman Datuk Ar Tan Pei Ing
Co-Chairman Ar Paul Lai Chu

Education and School Liaison Committee


Chairman Ar. Abu Zarim Abu Bakar
Co Chairman Ar Adrianta Aziz
Ar. Ang Chee Cheong
Committee Members
  • Ar. Mel Soong Meow Sin
  • Ar. Mohd Rizal Zakaria
  • Ar. Mohamed Fariz Hilmi
  • Assoc. Prof. Ar. Faridah Adnan
  • Assoc. Prof. Ar. Dr. Datin Norwina Mohd Nawawi
  • Ati Rosemary Mohd Ariffin
  • Abd Muluk Abd Manan
  • Delliya Zain
  • Abdul Razak Abd Aziz
  • Tony Liew Voon Fun
  • Kamarul Ariffin Abdul Kadir
  • Ar. Liaw Kok Chuan
  • Megat Muhammad Aiman Megat Ahmed Tahwil
  • Norizan Daud
  • Ar. Yong Ming Cheong

Mission Statement


Scope of Works

Events / Programmes

Monthly Meeting
Every Monday, 1st week of the month

Committee Events/Activities

Year Events/Activities
2017 PAM Annual Architecture Student Works Exhibition 2017
Poster | Gallery | Video
  Polytechnic Design Fest
  Study Visit by Kolej Komuniti Sabak Bernam to PAM Centre
  PAM Inovar Scholarship Award
  PAM Feruni Ceramiche Scholarship Award
  PAM School Liaison Panel Meeting
  Study Visit By UPM Students To PAM Centre
  Architectural Student Workshop 2017 (NEON)
  Study Visit By Sriwijaya University, Indonesia To PAM Centre
2016 PAM Annual Architecture Student Works Exhibition 2016
Poster | Gallery

Heritage Conservation Committee


Chairman Dato’ Ar. Hj. Zulkhairi Md Zain
Co-Chairman Ar. Steven Thang Boon Ann
Ar. Mike Boon Chee Khian
Committee Member
  1. Ar Ahmad Najib Ariffin
  2. Ar Rosli Mohd Ali
  3. Ar Yong Chee Keat
  4. Ar Wan Iskandar Zulkarnain
  5. Ar Ahmad Najmi Che Pee
  6. Ar Nor Hazman Abdul
  7. Ar Chua Li Lin
  8. Dr. Nor Hayati Hussain
  9. Asst. Prof. Dr. Nurul Hamiruddin Salleh
  10. Abdul Razak Abdul Aziz
  11. Mariana Isa
  12. Harvinder Singh Amar Singh
  13. Thaljit Kaur Dhillon
  14. Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Din
  15. Suhaila binti Abd Rashid
  16. Norizan Daud

Scope of Works

  • To promote the Built Heritage and Conservation after noticing there was a need to retain architectural, historical and social value of buildings
  • The committee has since been involved in National, State and private agencies as well as institutions to actively participate in their programs.
  • The Committee has published books, talks and visits to enrich the members as well as the public
  • The Committee was part responsible for the establishment of Badan Warisan Malaysia and the newly formed ICOMOS Malaysia where PAM is the secretariat for the latter
  • The panel of experts in the Committee is also available in their own capacities in providing consultancies

Committee Events/Activities

Year Events/Activities
2017 PAM Guided Architectural Tour @Carcosa
Poster | Gallery
2016 PAM HCC Gyproc Architecture Tour
Poster | Gallery


Date of Committee Meeting

Year 2017 - 2018
  • 17 June 2017
  • 6 July 2017
  • 10 August 2017
  • 7 September 2017
  • 5 October 2017
  • 2 November 2017
  • 7 December 2017
  • 4 January 2018
  • 1 March 2018
* The date and day are not confirmed due to unforeseen circumstances. Committee members will be notified by Notice of Meeting via e-mail a week before the meeting upon Chairman’s confirmation

International Affairs Committee


Chairman Ar Saifuddin Ahmad
Co-Chairman Tan Sri Ar Hj. Esa Mohamed
Committee Members
  • Ar David Teh Teik Lim
  • Ar Lillian Tay
  • Ar Ahmad Fahmy Mohamad Omar
  • Dato’ Dr. Ar. Ken Yeang
  • Ar Ahmad Ridha Abd Razak
  • Christina Yong Yih Tyng

Scope of Works:

  • Liaison with international organisations (UIA, ARCASIA, CAA)
  • Participation in international projects (APEC and AAC)
  • Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with institutes
  • Export of architectural services through Malaysia Incorporated Services Berhad, MATRADE, MIDA, MITI
  • International competitions and opportunities
  • Mutual recognition
  • Liberalisation and globalisation

Liberalisation And Professional Development Committee

Chairman : Ar Hj. Saifuddin Ahmad
Co-Chairman : Ar David Teh Teik Lim

Scope of Works

  1. To address the current situation of the foreign architects in Malaysia
  2. To gather the list of foreign architects firms that are currently having practices in Malaysia
  3. To assist Office Bearers on matters related to liberalisation and address the matter to LAM.
  4. To formulate the format of agreement on scope of work and fees for foreign architects in Malaysia

Committee’s Targets 2014/2015

  1. Memorandum on PAM’s position on Liberalisation
    - To issue the Memorandum on PAM’s position on liberalisation, and to arrange a meeting/dialogue with the relevant Minister to present the Memorandum
  2. Guideline and matrix for local and foreign architects collaboration
    - To work together with LAM on preparing the guidelines
    - The Committee proposed to include a new category ‘Collaborative with Non-Malaysian Architects’ for PAM Awards, to clearly identify and recognise the Malaysian Architects doing collaboration works with foreign architects.
  3. Architecture Malaysia website
    - To develop a website in promoting the Malaysian architecture. This website will promote works by PAM Member/Malaysian Architects.
  4. Lecture Series on ‘Design’
    - To work together with CPD and Design Lecture Series Committee to look into organising series of lectures on ‘design’.

Media, Research and Public Relations Committee

Chairman : Ar Lillian Tay Wai Fun
Co-Chairman : Ar David Teh Teik Lim
Committee Members :
  1. Ar. Sarly Adre Sarkum
  2. Ar. Lim Teng Ngiom
  3. Ar. Lillian Tay Wai Fun
  4. Ar. Prof Ar. Meor Mohd Fared
  5. Tony Liew
  6. Dr Veronica Ng Foong Peng
  7. Nor Hayati Hussain
  8. Lam Shen Fei
  9. Nur Lisa Azhar

Membership, Youth & Events Committee


Chairman Ar Erdayu Os'hara binti Omar
  • Ar Ahmad Ridha bin Abd Razak
  • Ar Dexter Koh Yew Peng
Committee Members
  • Ar Adrianta bin Aziz
  • Ar Alice Leong Pek Lian
  • Ar Hussein bin Hamzah
  • Ar Mustapha Kamal bin Zulkarnain
  • Ar Norzaini bin Mufti
  • Ar Rosli Ali
  • Ar Sarly Adre Sarkum
  • Ms. Aimi Ramizah Roslan
  • Mr. Husam bin Abdul Fatah Haron
  • Mr. Muhammad Taufiq bin Nazarudin
  • Mr. Muhammad Syukran bin Muhaiyuddin
  • Mr. Tinusingham Thanabalasingam
  • Mr. Vishal Jeet Singh

Mission statement

  • To recruit and retain membership at the highest possible levels and to set the standard of service of our membership as well as to facilitate the communication between members
  • To review the PAM Constitution and Bye-laws and to amend according to the changing needs of the Institute and Profession
  • To promote young architects to become as PAM Members.

New focus

  • Membership Kit
  • Membership Guide
  • Open Office and Mentor Talk
  • Open House KL
  • Engaging young architects and future architects
  • PAM Graduate Committee

Date of Committee Meeting

  • 02 June 2015
  • 08 July 2015
  • 05 August 2015
  • 02 September 2015
  • 07 October 2015
  • 04 November 2015
  • 02 December 2015
  • 06 January 2016
  • 03 February 2016
  • 02 March 2016
*The dates are not confirmed due to unforeseen circumstances. Committee members will be notified by Notice of Meeting via e-mail, one week before the meeting upon chairman’s confirmation.


Upcoming Events/Activities:

  • Membership Guide
  • Building Industry Forum
  • PAM Graduation Talk and Membership Drive
  • Open Office and Mentor Talk
  • PAM Awards Open Day Tour
  • Open House KL
  • Montage
  • Architectural Festival
  • Putrajaya Bike Ride

PAM Convention Committee

Chairman : Ar Saifuddin bin Ahmad
Committee Members :
  1. Ar. Chan Seong Aun
  2. Ar. Mohd Zulhemlee bin An
  3. Ar. Boon Che Wee
  4. Ar. Lee Chor Wah
  5. Ar David Chan Weng Cheong
  6. Ar Dr Lim Teng Ngiom
  7. Ar Laurent Lim Aun Giap
  8. Ar. Azmil bin Abdul Azmi

Mission Statement
To promote the advancement of architecture and the profession for the betterment of society.

To organise annually the PAM Convention which includes international design conferences (Datum: KL, KLID), exhibition of members' and students' works, architectural tours and networking sessions in conjunction with the Convention.

Scope of Works

  • Coordinates the organisation of the Convention.
  • Establishes the policies and procedures for organising the Convention.
  • Determines the theme for each year.

Professional Practice Committee


Chairman Ar Abu Zarim Abu Bakar
Co-Chairman Dato’ Ar Maurice Wee Beng Teck
Ar Steven Thang Boon Ann
Committee Members
  • Ar Ahmad Ridha Abdul Razak
  • Ar Alvin Lim Hai Seah
  • Ar Andy Gan Khai Fatt
  • Ar Chan Seong Aun
  • Ar Chiam Chin Yong
  • Ar Chong Swee Tshung
  • Ar Chris Yap Seng Chye
  • Ar Eadie Voon Wan Lin
  • Ar Ezumi Harzani Ismail
  • Ar Henry Lee In Seong
  • Ar Hue Chiun Hau
  • Ar Jafri Merican
  • Ar Jasmin Kamarudin
  • Ar Joseph Tan Meng Hooi
  • Ar Kua Lee Cheng
  • Ar Lee Swee Siong
  • Ar Lew Chieh Seong
  • Ar Lim Peng Keang
  • Ar Low Ai Ling
  • Ar Norzakiah Arshad
  • Ar Patrick Ho Sze Keen
  • Ar Seong Pick Choong
  • Ar S. Thirilogachandran
  • Mr. Abdul Razak Abdul Aziz
  • Mr. Chong Kim Meng, Johnson
  • Mr. Husam Abdul Fatah Haron
  • Ms. Nurfatehah Noor Rashid
  • Mr. Vigneswaran a/l Mayachandran


The Committee is tasked to revisit items in PAM Contract 2006 due to the changes in current guidelines and regulations. The committee is looking at few factors among others are the effect of the implementation of GST, CIPAA 2014, Minor Works Contracts and NSC.

Committee Members
  • Ar Steven Thang Boon Ann (Chairman)
  • Datuk Ar. Tan Pei Ing
  • Ar Chee Soo Teng
  • Ar Joseph Tan
  • Ar Lim Peng Keang
  • Ar Tiong Kian Boon
  • Ar Thurai Das Thuraisingham
  • Ms. Tan Swee Im (Tan Swee Im & Partners, Advocates & Solicitors)



The sub-committee continued to complete Practice Manual. The manual will contain updated details in accordance to the changes by the local authorities.

Sub-Committee Members
  • Ar. S. Thirilogachandran (Chairman)
  • Ar. Ahmad Ridha Abdul Razak
  • Ar. Lim Peng Keang
  • Ar. Norzakiah Arshad
  • Ar. Mohd Fuad Ahmad
  • Ar. Erdayu Os’hara Omar
  • Mr. Husam Abdul Fatah Haron


The sub-committee is tasked to promote the use of BIM among PAM members, as well as the allied professions in the construction industry.

Sub-Committee Members
  • Ar. Abu Zarim Abu Bakar
  • Ar. Chan Seong Aun
  • Ar. Gary Wong Wai Chong
  • Ar. Mohd Nazam Md. Kassim
  • Ar. S. Thirilogachandran
  • Ar. Zamri Ismail
  • Mr. Husam Abdul Fatah Haron
  • Ms. Nurfatehah Noor Rashid
  • Mr. Ricki Faris

In line with PAM President and Council’s aim to strengthen the architectural profession, the Professional Practice Committee is committed to the following:-

Mission Statement

To enhance and strengthen members’ capacity in all practice matters


To redirect PAM resources in areas of professional practices including design, project management, contract management and design-build development

Scope of Works

  • To elevate the image of PAM via Architects-Meet-the-Public-Sessions
  • To issue PAM Practice Notes for Members. Prepare notes based on frequently asked questions and answer (FAQ) from the Architects-Meet-the-Public Session
  • To provide advisory support to Members in practice and the general public via reply to written queries

Date of Meeting

2nd Thursday of the Month

Pusat Binaan Sdn. Bhd.

Chairman : Ar Mohd Zulhemlee An

Board of Directors

  1. Ar Lillian Tay
  2. Ar Ang Chee Cheong
  3. Ar Sarizal Yusman Yusoff
  4. Ar S Thirilogachandran
  5. Ar Tan Pei Ing
  6. Ar Dr Tan Loke Mun

Secretariat & Finance Committee

Chairman : Ar Mohd Zulhemlee An
Co-Chairman : Ar Ezumi Harzani Ismail
Committee Members :
  • Ar Ang Chee Cheong
  • Ar Alice Leong Pek Lian
  • Ar s. Thirilogachandran
  • Ar Chan Seong Aun

Mission Statements
To promote the advancement of architecture and the profession for the betterment of society.

To continue efforts to strengthen PAM Secretariat to enhance services to Members.

Scope of Works
Advise PAM Secretariat on Administration and Financial Policies and Procedures, and maintenance of PAM Centre.


  • Berita Akitek
  • Staff training and programme

Urban Wellbeing, Sustainable Housing Environmental Resilience Committee

Chairman Ar Mustapha Kamal Zulkarnain
Co-Chairman Dato' Ar Hj Zulkhairi Md Zain
Ar Dexter Koh Yew Peng
Committee Members
  • Ar Mel Soong Meow Sin
  • Ar Lam Kok Liang
  • Mr. David Teoh Wui Leng
  • Ms. Thriguna Dewi Sivashanmugam
  • En. Mohd Hazwan Hamidi

The Committee’s objective is to work with all stakeholders and function as key advisor in striving for an improved delivery of housing projects and the betterment of quality of lives in housing communities.

Scope of Works

  1. To engage in dialogues with the Ministry of Housing and Local Government regularly in housing related matters that needs urgent attention by all stakeholders.
  2. To assist the government in proposing and developing related guidelines to arrive at acceptable standards and specifications for low and medium cost houses.
  3. To provide an advisory service to practising architects, the government or the private sector.
  4. To act as the “expert” group of PAM which deals with all matters of Housing that have been referred to Council from both the government and private sectors, the public or any other organisation.
  5. To defend and advance the important role of architects to the public, developers, authorities and government in matters related to housing in the country.
  6. To engage in greater context with the housing communities and public to congregate information that can be promoted to all the stakeholders concerned for improvement to the current systems and policies.
  7. To respond to housing problems, identify housing issues, and create awareness among members to keep them informed on housing issues.
  8. To explore more participation of architects via open competitions in the design and construction of affordable homes in the greater Klang Valley with all stakeholders, namely the Public and private sector property developers.
  9. To hold workshops to discuss housing issues and problems and publish solutions for public consumption.
  10. To build up a resource centre or databank of information on housing where literature and expertise can be extracted from by the practising architects, government, private sectors and the public.
  11. To undertake studies and assignments on housing.
  12. To organise research programmes for architectural students

Key Performance Index (KPI) of the Committee:

  1. Housing and Urbanity Symposium (H+U 2016)
  2. Idea Presentation Competition “KL Milik Kita”