Had lunch with the IEEE Region 10 Director, Prof Kukjin Chun
The Information Service Officers in Chiba are quite friendly to visitors.
Ministry of State-Owned Enterprise carried out a coordinative meeting discussing programs to empower more communities in Papua and West Papua provinces in Eastern Indonesia. This meeting was led by Mr Fajar Harry Sampurno, the Deputy of Mining, Strategic Industry, and Media. The SOEs involved, among others, are Telkom Indonesia, Perhutani, Barata, and BRI.
Chevening Alumni Associations Indonesia, Gathering 2017 at Le Meridien.
IEEE Region 10 (Asia Pacific) Executive Committee has just carried out its annual meeting in Hongkong, 21 January 2017. This new cabinet is led by Director Prof Kukjin Chun.
I serve in this Executive Committee as the Industry Relations Coordinator for the years 2017–2017.
A technical meeting with PERURI and all State-owned Banks. The meeting was commenced by Mr Atje M Darjan (3rd from right), PERURI Director of Marketing and Business Development
Koen with Wiwid & Ambar of Telkom Indonesia.
With my old team at Division of Digital Service (DDS)
With my new team at Synergy & Portfolio Department.
Today, the UK Embassy — with British Council & IABA — carried out a thematic discussion on Smart Cities Beyond ICT-Based Cities, in Panghegar Hotel, Bandung. I happened to be in Bandung after the IEEE Lecture at Telkom University, so I attended this event. The speakers were Prof Suhono (ICT), Prof Haryo (Planology), & Ms Heni (City Management), with Ms Mira as the moderator.
Before leaving, we have small informal chats about the progress of some Smart City initiatives in Indonesia.
IEEE Telkom University Student Branch — the most active IEEE Student Branch in Indonesia — invited me to give an IEEE Lecture to their officers & new students (from Electronics engineering, IT, business, etc); in Telkom University, Thursday night. The title of my presentation was Engineers Opportunity in Disruptive Ecosystem; with some information about Telkom’s Indigo program for digital startups.
As a part of ICSGTEIS 2016 (International Conference on Smart-Green Technology in Electrical and Information Systems) organised by Udayana University – and surely sponsored by the IEEE – the IEEE SB Udayana University carried out a workshop on Internet of Things for Smart City, on Saturday 08 October 2016. I was representing the IEEE Indonesia Section to provide a keynote speech on this workshop, with a lecture titled Internet-of-Everything Architecture for Smart City.
BTW, I wore a batik shirt with a motive called “Batik Kuncoro” :). Google it.