The Rooftop Theatre Lounge in 2HK — Free admission

Think City is proud to be part of World Urban Forum 9, hosted in Kuala Lumpur this February 7 – 13.

The Rooftop Theater Lounge in 2 Hang Kasturi features talks and dialogue sessions, a bespoke lounge, live performances, screenings of award-winning documentaries and more.

Our programme for events on Level 3 is posted below; an interactive Liveable Cities exhibition on Level 2 is available 10am–8pm. All events listed here are open to public, and admission is free.


7 FEBRUARY (Wednesday)

4.30 – 5.30pm → Rejuvenating Royal Town Klang

6.30 – 7.30pm → How Can Cities Achieve Access for All? Unpacking the Gender Dimension in Bicycle Sharing

8.20 – 11pm → Screening: Road to Nationhood: Journey to Independence (special appearance by Director Ahmad Yazid)

8 FEBRUARY (Thursday)

10.30 – 11.30am → Get to know AI : An Immersive Experience

12.30 – 1.30pm → Singaporean Urban Design Festival: From Placemaking Initiatives to Urban Design Projects

9 FEBRUARY (Friday)

10.30 – 11.30am → Engaging Government & Citizens for Neighbourhood and Walkability Improvements: Lessons from Multilingual and Multiracial Pulau Tikus

12.30 – 1.30pm → Artergy Innovation Lab


2.30 – 6.30pm → Systemic Change for the New Urban Agenda Through Placemaking

8.20 – 11pm → Screening: Road to Nationhood: Formation of Malaysia (special appearance by Director Ahmad Yazid)

10 FEBRUARY (Saturday)

10.30 – 11.30am → Metropolitan Heritage: Leveraging the Power of Rediscovering and Reusing our Urban Assets

12.30 – 1.30pm → What is the Potential of 1M3?

2.30 – 3.30pm → Viral, Sial! (and Q&A with producer and co-director Mayang al-Mokhdar)

4.30 – 5.30pm → Culture as Catalyst for Change in Cities

6.30 – 7.30pm → Underprivileged — It is Not a Birthright

8.20 – 10pm → Screening: Operation Sumatran Rhino (special appearance by Executive Producer Lydia Lubon)

11 FEBRUARY (Sunday)

10.30 – 11.30am → Whose City Is It? Reclaiming Citizen’s Collective Right to the City!

12.30 – 1.30pm → Perspectives from Placemaking Sandbox Training

2.30 – 3.30pm → Screening: Selfie with the Prime Minister (and special appearance by Director Nor Arlene Tan)

4.30 – 5.30pm → Listen to Me

6.30 – 7.30pm → Putting a Little Love into Your Urban Life

8.20 – 10pm → Screening: Heart of Taiko (special appearance by Executive Producer Lydia Lubon)

12 FEBRUARY (Monday)

10.15 – 11.30am → Launch of Liveable Cities: An Interactive Experience

12.30 – 1.30pm → Innovating Recycling – Giving New Life to Used Beverage Cartons

2.30 – 3.30pm → Screening: RM10 (special appearance by Director Emir Ezwan)

5 – 6pm → Book Launch: Streetwise Design by Liz Vines

13 FEBRUARY (Tuesday)

10.30 – 11.30am → Empowering Youth to Bring About Change: Implementing the New Urban Agenda and Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

12.30 – 1.30pm → Urban Car Parking Mega Trends and The Latest Malaysian-Born Solution

2.30 – 3.30pm → Alternative Transportation: How It Made Me a Better Person

4.30 – 8pm → Artnergy Innovation Lab


A series of award-winning independent documentary screenings have been lined up covering issues of wildlife conservation, urban regeneration, music artistry and more.

The screenings will be accompanied with special appearances by the Directors and Producers who will be on hand to answer questions.

For listings of the documentary screenings only, click here:

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