Main Program: Indonesia, Outside In



 
27 Oct 2018 11:45 - 12:45
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NEKA. Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)
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By the end of 2018 Indonesia will have played host to the Asian Games, the International Monetary Fund and Our Ocean Conference. How is Indonesia’s place in the world changing? What are the key relationships and issues that define this Indonesian moment? Our experts take a look from the outside in.

Pada akhir tahun 2018, Indonesia sudah menyelesaikan tugasnya sebagai tuan rumah Asian Games, International Monetary Fund, dan Our Ocean Conference. Apakah posisi Indonesia di dunia berubah? Apa saja kunci dari relasi dan isu yang bisa mendefinisikan momen penting bagi Indonesia ini? Para cendekiawan kami akan mencoba memahaminya.

Featuring

Vasuki Shastry

Vasuki Shastry was a business and economics journalist in India, Singapore, and Indonesia before joining the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in 1998. He was bureau chief of The Business Times …


Sidney Jones

Sidney Jones is Director of the Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict, a non-governmental think tank in Jakarta. She has worked in Indonesia from 1977-1981 and from 2002-2018, and has …


Ross Tapsell

Ross Tapsell is a senior lecturer and researcher at the Australian National University’s College of Asia and the Pacific, specializing in media and culture in Southeast Asia. He is the …


Janet Steele

Janet Steele is an Associate Professor of Media and Public Affairs at the George Washington University, where she teaches narrative journalism. She believes that academic writing doesn’t have to be dull, …



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