10th WTA General Assembly

Theme           : Innovation for Sustainable Development

Date               : 20 – 23 September 2016

Venue            : PUSPIPTEK, Tangerang Selatan, Indonesia

Host City      : Tangerang Selatan City, Republic of Indonesia

Co-organizer : Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education
(RISTEKDIKTI) of the Republic of Indonesia

I. The 30th WTA Executive Board Meeting

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  • Date/Time: 20 September 2016 / 16:00~18:00
  • Venue: Room No. 2005, GWB, PUSPIPTEK
  • Agendas (tentative)
    • Approval of Budget for 2016
    • Approval of new members
    • Report on WTA Activities for 2016

II.    The 9th WTA University Presidents’ Forum

  • Date/Time : 21 September 2016 / 14:00~18:30
  • Venue : Room No. 1001, GWB, PUSPIPTEK
  • Theme : The Role of Higher Education to Support the Global Competitiveness based on Local Wisdom
  • ŸProposed Topics
    • Integration of university and industry for learning outcomes
    • Towards more global university’s research for better competitiveness in higher education
    • The link and match between universities and STPs
    • Entrepreneurship education at university
    • Development of business university for increasing student’s entrepreneurship
  • Ÿ  Program details
Time Details Note
14:00~14:05(05’) Opening Remark

President of (Host organization), Republic of Indonesia

14:05~14:10(05’) Welcoming Remark

Prof. Deog-Seong Oh,
President of Chungnam National Univeristy, Republic of Korea

14:10~14:30(20’) Keynote Speech
14:30~14:45(15’) Case presentation 1
14:45~15:00(15’) Case presentation 2
15:00~15:15(15’) Case presentation 3
15:15~15:30(15’) Case presentation 4
15:30~15:45(15’) Case presentation 5
15:45~16:00(15’) Case presentation 6
16:00~16:10(10’) Break
16:10~16:25(15’) Case presentation 7
16:25~16:40(15’) Case presentation 8
16:40~16:55(15’) Case presentation 9
16:55~17:10(15’) Case presentation 10
17:10~17:25(15’) Case presentation 11
17:25~17:40(15’) Case presentation 12
17:40~17:55(15’) Case presentation 13
17:55~18:20(25’) Discussion
18:20~18:30(10’) Wrap-up & Closing

Ÿ  Moderator : –

III. The 15th WTA Mayors’ Forum

  • Date/Time: 22 September 2016 / 10:00~13:00
  • Venue: Room No. 1001, GWB, PUSPIPTEK
  • Theme: Policies and Programs of Municipal Governments in fostering Innovation (by Incorporating Elements: Sustainable Development, Local Knowledge and Culture) to Increase the Region’s Economy.
  • Program details (tentative)
Time Details Note
10:00~10:05(05’) Opening Remark
“The Government support for regional innovation saystem
Dr. Jumain Appe (Director General of Strengthening Innovation – Ministry of Ristekdikti)
10:05~10:25(20’) Keynote Speech 1

Airin Rachmi Diany,
Mayor of South Tangerang City, Indonesia

President of Municipal Government Association
“Policies and Programs of Municipal Government in Fostering Innovation” (tentative)

Moderator: still in discussion
10:25~10:45(20’) Keynote Speech 2

Kwon, Sun-Taik,
Mayor of Daejeon Metropolitan City, President of World Technopolis Association

“The role of Municipal Government in Fostering Daejeon Technopolis” (tentative)

 
10:45~11:00(15’) Case study 1

Achmad Alf Arslan Djunaid, SE.
Mayor of Pekalongan City, Indonesia

“Batik Pekalongan: Lifting up from Upstream to Downstream” (tentative)

 
11:00~11:15(15’) Case study 2

Hj. Atty Suharti Tochija, SE.
Mayor of Cimahi City, Indonesia

“Creative Industry for Increasing Regional Economic Development” (tentative)

 
11:15~11:30(15’) Case study 3

Mehdi Jamali Nejad
Mayor of Isfahan City, Iran

“Isfahan: Creative City of Crafts and Folk Art” (tentative)

 
11:30~11:45(15’) Discussion  
11:45~11:55(10’) Break  
11:55~12:10(15’) Case study 4

H. Moch. Anton,
Mayor of Malang City, Indonesia

“Smart City Initiative in Lifting up the Regional Economy” (tentative)

 
12:10~12:25(15’) Case study 5

Zygmunt Frankiewicz
Mayor of Gliwice

“Gliwice Techno Park and Regional Economic Development” (tentative)

 
12:25~12:40 (15’) Case study 6

James Darling
Mayor of McAllen, Texas, USA

“Innovation Policy for Better Living” (tentative)

 
12:40~12:55 (15’) Discussion  
12:55~13:00 (15’) Wrap-up & Closing

Moderator : –


IV. ASSOCIATE EVENTS

  • 2016 Tangsel Global Innovation Forum
    • Keynote speech
    • Plenary sessions (1~3)
    • Thematic special sessions (1~2)
    • Round table meeting
    • Side events
  • UNESCO-WTA Asia Pacific Regional Training Workshop
  • Tangsel Hi-Tech Fair: International Exhibition to build a strong network
    between innovation leaders and Hi-Tech Businesses

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