ISD was invited to present at Ministry of Communication and Informatics’ workshop on “Artificial Intelligence for Economic Growth and Social Good in The Digital Era”. We spoke about the importance of building human capital. Indonesia has very few engineers/people working in STEM. Both government and private sector must act together in training future machine learning [...]
ISD is at APEC Group o Services Workshop ‘Mutual recognition of qualifications and skills as part of the Final Push to achieve the Bogor Goals’ (Malaysia, 12-02-20). We advocate for more a more comprehensive list of occupations to be covered under MRAs to better reflect current job trends.
ISD’s executive director Devi Ariyani as one of panelist speakers in the 4th ASEAN Economic Integration Forum 2019.
The forum was held by United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP) in Bangkok (10-12 Dec 2019). Our representative spoke in the session of “ASEAN Embracing a Digital Future” discussing challenges to achieve a digitally integrated ASEAN. To further the goal of increasing the growth of digital economy, these [...]
On our visit to Bali to attend the AIFED Forum, we also visited one of our members – Workmate – which has a representative office at Denpasar Bali (2 Dec 2019). Workmate is a platform for daily workers that caters for companies as well as individuals. We discussed challenges especially in terms of regulation as [...]
ISD team attended the 9th Annual International Forum on Economic Development and Public Policy (AIFED) held in Bali on 3-5 December 2019.
The forum discussed the importance of building infrastructure and human capital for developing countries to step higher in the development process and especially to avoid middle income trap. Infrastructure and human capital enables innovation to thrive – which is one of the keys to sustainable growth. The forum was held by the Ministry of Finance’ [...]
ISD was present in the Trade Expo Indonesia that was held in ICE BSD City, South Tangerang (16 to 20 Oct 2019). Throughout the exhibition we have made contacts with various businesses, local and abroad, as well as introducing services sector as a new drive for growth to the public. Pictured above: ISD Team and [...]
Representatives of Creative Businesses and ISD Discussed the Future and Challenges of IP-based Creative Industry.
ISD also met various stakeholders in the Intellectual Property sector: RE-ON, BumiLangit, Katapel (Creative Economy Agency’s program in boosting IP businesses), and AINAKI (Animation Industry Association) on 5 November 2019 to discuss the future of the industry in the future, their exports potential, and what can government do to make an environment for the creative [...]
ISD Together & Ministry of Trade Convened Culinary Business Owners Discussing Their Challenges in Exporting Their Services Abroad.
Together with the Ministry of Trade’s Directorate of Export Development, we had discussions together with Indonesian culinary businesses (Depok, 13 Nov 2019) about challenges in exporting culinary services abroad. Indonesian government is hearing concerns from businesses to better create incentives – with inspiration of Thai government that has succeeded in making their culinary tradition global [...]
ISD participated in Ministry of Trade and Ministry of Research discussion on the govt's decision to open education sector to FDI. Foreign universities will be able to establish their campuses in Indonesia - to raise the competition and therefore increasing the quality of higher education. This new policy is based on the Minister of Research, Technology, [...]
ISD team had the opportunity to moderate AMTC's discusssion on the regulatory landscape of Indonesia for MSMEs. MSMEs must be well equipped with knowledge on regulations to help them expand domestically and abroad. Key points of the discussion include Regulation 17 (PMK 17/2018) chapter 99 on imposition of tariff on digital goods. A lot of MSMEs [...]