The Department of Urban and Regional Planning has conducted a joint lecture featuring a guest speaker from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Dr. Mohd Alif Mohd Puzi. It was held online on Monday, September 4th, 2023. The participants in this event were 7th-semester students currently taking the Tourism Development course.

Divided into two sessions, the lecture commenced with a presentation by the Keynote speaker, Dr. Mohd Alif Mohd Puzi, who presented a topic entitled Coastal Development through Commercial Land Use for Accommodation. Then, it was followed by a question-and-answer session moderated by Dr. Maya Damayanti, Ph.D. The question-and-answer session went well as many participants entuastically engaged in the discussion, asking relevant questions and providing feedback concerning the topic of the discussion.