NILAI - Halal Istihlak (Consumerism) Seminar, Exhibition and Competition [HISEC] was held during the Islamic Global Innovation Festival and Talent (i-GIFT) on 10 and 11 March 2018 (Saturday and Sunday). The program was held at the Dewan Tuanku Chancellor (DTC), USIM.
Programs conducted during HISEC for the first day are Malaysian Halal Certification Seminars with the title of Halal Critical Control Point presented by Encik Johari Abd. Latiff. Next is the seminar titled Halal Assurance System delivered by Mr. Mohd Amri Abdullah. In the afternoon, a forum entitled "Halal Consumerism" with panels such as Mrs. Zuraini Yahya, Tuan Haji Sariffuddin Mahmud and Dr. Nik Salida Suhaila Nik Saleh. Moderator for that evening is Mr. Mohd Shahrul Faizie Zaini.
In addition, the Pocket Talk session was held on the second day with titles such as Inovasi Global Halal Game, MYeHALAL, Keusahawanan dan Pembiayaan Perniagaan, Pemasaran dan Penjenamaan Halal, Dari Ladang ke Pinggan, Bicara Kerjaya-Halal Executives (PHTP Alumni), Analisis Makmal dalam Pensijilan Halal, Isu berkaitan Audit Lapangan Pensijilan Halal Malaysia.
The number of participants in HISEC programs is 210, comprising 185 students, 18 industry players and 7 civilians.
During the two days, exhibition was held at the DTC's main hall with the participation of seven exhibitors from Jabatan Hal Ehwal Agama Islam Negeri Sembilan (JHEAINS), Perniagaan Wafada (Old Malaya and Japanese Muslim Restaurant), Fitrah Food Manufacturing Sdn Bhd, Muamalat Interactive Game (MIG), Global Halal Game (GHG), Jabatan Kemajuan Islam Malaysia (JAKIM), Bahagian Hab Halal and KIHIM (INHART, UIA dan IHRAM, USIM)