BINUS UNIVERSITY in collaboration with the Victorian Government of Australia has created the The Nationwide University Network in Indonesia to provide an international lecture series over the course of 26th-30th October 2020. In its second incarnation, these lecture series bring together prominent academic experts from leading universities across Indonesia and Australia to discuss pressing topics that are impacting the world today from public health and the post-COVID labour market to big data and beyond.
The NUNI International Lecture Series will feature renowned speakers from some of the most prominent universities in Australia and Indonesia including Dr Ilham Akbar Habibie MBA, Dr. H Sandiago Uno BBA, MBA – Vice Governor of Jakarta, Dr David Goodwin - Associate Professor of Victoria University, Professor Iain Martin – Vice Chancellor and President of Deakin University and Dr Scott Bingley – Senior Lecturer and Program Director of SAP at Victoria University, Dr Adi Pranoto – Senior Lecturer at Swinburne Business School, Swinburne University of Technology and Dr Rudi Rusdiah BE, MA – Chairman of the Indonesian Big Data and AI Association among many others. Leading academics from BINUS University and Andalas University will serve as moderators for the panel discussion.
The seminar topics cover a broad scope of topics including Innovative Education for Jobs of the Future: Higher education’s role in a post-COVID world, Designing Supertight Cities Post COVID-19 & Lightning in a bottle : Big Data Analytics. The seminars will take place by Zoom with attendees being provided a unique link following the registration process. There will be two ‘rooms’, one for the panellists and one for the attendees with the opportunity for a question and answer session by attendees afterwards.
The schedule is as follows:
26th October 2020 | 11.30-13.00 - Innovative Education for Jobs of the Future: Higher education’s role in a post-COVID world
27th October 2020 | 09.30 - 11.00 - Designing Supertight Cities Post COVID-19
28th October 2020 | 13.30 – 15.00 - Public Health
28th October 2020 | 09.30 - 11.00 - The Boom in Transport Systems and Civic Infrastructure
30th October 2020 | 09.30 - 11.00 - Lightning in a bottle : Big Data Analytics
Through this lecture series, BINUS UNIVERSITY aims to bring together the most recognised academic minds from across Indonesia and Australia to delve into some of the most pressing topics facing academia today whilst overcoming the challenges posed by the pandemic through using digital technology and harnessing it to provide even greater access to these vitally important discussions.