Dr. Noor Affizan

FRCOphth (UK), MMED Ophth (SG), MBBS (UK), BSc (UK)

 

 

Noor is an eye doctor and advocate for personal development and social contribution, based in Brunei.

Her 3 passions are:

EMPOWERMENT

Speaking at schools and organisations, Noor combines passion and storytelling to inspire ambition and self-belief.

DEVELOPMENT

Noor promotes national development through the sharing of ideas and opportunities to help meet Brunei’s future goals.

HEALTH CARE

Restoring sight as a specialist eye doctor, Noor represents Brunei on the ASEAN Ophthalmology Society.

Initiatives:

@youcanlead.bn

You Can Lead BN is a new online platform to help Bruneians discover their potential.

It highlights the best personal and professional development opportunities from around the world.

Opportunities listed

Journal:

2019 National Youth Congress

So happy to have played a part in the 2019 National Youth Congress moderating a panel discussion for leaders in youth participation and a dialogue session between 7 cabinet ministers. It’s been amazing to see how much everyone came together to make the event so...

read more

Conversation on Digital Change

Hosted by Mr Robert Mcdougall, Acting High Commissioner of Canada to Brunei, this was an evening discussion on digital change and women equality.   Events are being held across the world as part of this year's Women Deliver conference - the largest global event of its...

read more

Teacher’s Leadership Talk at SMALHB

Excited to be back at SMALHB for an interactive session on leadership and teamwork in the workplace. I was invited by the school's Professional Development, Counselling and Intervention Unit and was fortunate to spend time discussing their programme beforehand. I was...

read more

Rising Strong – Cafehoppers Session

Thanks to everyone who joined for this fun and thoughtful Cafehoppers session. We discussed tools for managing stresses and setbacks, touching on emotional intelligence and kindness in leadership. At the end of the session, I challenged each of the participants to...

read more

Yseali Brunei Meet-up

Really enjoyed myself at this meet-up and networking session, hosted by Yseali (Young Southeast Asian Leader Initiative) Brunei. Although we all come from different fields, we share a common goal of improving our community through dialogue and social initiatives....

read more

Community Workshop on Braille and Mobility

Proud to be a part of this collaboration between Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, Ministry of Health (Ophthalmology Dept), Ministry of Education (Special Educations Unit) and Brunei Darussalam National Association for the Blind (BDNAB). The event raises...

read more

British Chamber of Commerce Panel Discussion

Such a treat and privilege to attend this panel discussion on leadership and kindness held by the British Chamber of Commerce in Singapore. It was refreshing to hear from top leaders in their field speaking on the advantages of greater personal connection in the...

read more

Women of the Future Southeast Asia Awards 2019

What an incredible event it has been and I'm so impressed with Najaa and Supna for winning their categories to become 2 of the 11 award recipients and making Brunei proud. Najaa Halbi won the award for the Professions category for her role as a Petroleum Engineer and...

read more

Reception with British High Commission in Brunei

The British High Commissioner, His Excellency, Richard Lindsay hosted a dinner and networking session in honour of next week's Women of the Future Awards. It was a real pleasure to attend and spend time meeting other Bruneian women that are making a difference in a...

read more

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DR. NOOR AFFIZAN

Noor is an eye doctor and advocate for personal development and social contribution, based in Brunei.

Her 3 Passions Are:

EMPOWERMENT

Speaking at schools and organisations, Noor combines passion and storytelling to inspire ambition and self-belief.

DEVELOPMENT

Noor promotes national development through the sharing of ideas and opportunities to help meet Brunei’s future goals.

HEALTH CARE

Restoring sight as a specialist eye doctor, Noor represents Brunei on the ASEAN Ophthalmology Society.

Initiatives

You Can Lead is a new online platform to help connect young Bruneians with personal and professional development opportunities from around the world.

Opportunities listed

2019 National Youth Congress

2019 National Youth Congress

So happy to have played a part in the 2019 National Youth Congress moderating a panel discussion for leaders in youth participation and a dialogue session between 7 cabinet ministers. It’s been amazing to see how much everyone came together to make the event so...

read more
Conversation on Digital Change

Conversation on Digital Change

Hosted by Mr Robert Mcdougall, Acting High Commissioner of Canada to Brunei, this was an evening discussion on digital change and women equality.   Events are being held across the world as part of this year's Women Deliver conference - the largest global event of its...

read more
Teacher’s Leadership Talk at SMALHB

Teacher’s Leadership Talk at SMALHB

Excited to be back at SMALHB for an interactive session on leadership and teamwork in the workplace. I was invited by the school's Professional Development, Counselling and Intervention Unit and was fortunate to spend time discussing their programme beforehand. I was...

read more
Rising Strong – Cafehoppers Session

Rising Strong – Cafehoppers Session

Thanks to everyone who joined for this fun and thoughtful Cafehoppers session. We discussed tools for managing stresses and setbacks, touching on emotional intelligence and kindness in leadership. At the end of the session, I challenged each of the participants to...

read more
Yseali Brunei Meet-up

Yseali Brunei Meet-up

Really enjoyed myself at this meet-up and networking session, hosted by Yseali (Young Southeast Asian Leader Initiative) Brunei. Although we all come from different fields, we share a common goal of improving our community through dialogue and social initiatives....

read more
Community Workshop on Braille and Mobility

Community Workshop on Braille and Mobility

Proud to be a part of this collaboration between Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, Ministry of Health (Ophthalmology Dept), Ministry of Education (Special Educations Unit) and Brunei Darussalam National Association for the Blind (BDNAB). The event raises...

read more
British Chamber of Commerce Panel Discussion

British Chamber of Commerce Panel Discussion

Such a treat and privilege to attend this panel discussion on leadership and kindness held by the British Chamber of Commerce in Singapore. It was refreshing to hear from top leaders in their field speaking on the advantages of greater personal connection in the...

read more
Women of the Future Southeast Asia Awards 2019

Women of the Future Southeast Asia Awards 2019

What an incredible event it has been and I'm so impressed with Najaa and Supna for winning their categories to become 2 of the 11 award recipients and making Brunei proud. Najaa Halbi won the award for the Professions category for her role as a Petroleum Engineer and...

read more
Reception with British High Commission in Brunei

Reception with British High Commission in Brunei

The British High Commissioner, His Excellency, Richard Lindsay hosted a dinner and networking session in honour of next week's Women of the Future Awards. It was a real pleasure to attend and spend time meeting other Bruneian women that are making a difference in a...

read more
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