Vice President Boediono opens LIPI Expo 2011

07 November, 2011 | Source: ANTARA News

Jakarta (ANTARA News) - Vice President Boediono opened LIPI EXPO 2011 at his palace on Monday, and hoped LIPI would be able to increase the results of its discoveries for the sake of the people and the nation. He also hoped for better responses to LIPI EXPO so that the researchers would become more enthusiastic in increasing their performances.

Head of LIPI Lukman Hakim said the theme of LIPI EXPO 2011 this time is the services of LIPI are dedicated to the Unitary State of Indonesian Republic (NKRI). This theme is expected to represent LIPI`s wish that the results of research could be familiarized and used by the people. He also hoped LIPI EXPO would also cause LIPI to become closer the stakeholders, both from industries, the public and the government.

He said despite the limited funds, LIPI would still try to give the best for the nation and the state. The many research works that had been made he said had also contributed to the progress and welfare of this nation. The event also saw the signing of an MoU between LIPI and PT KAI on education and research, an MoU between LIPI and PT Indonesia Power on research and development of power and LIPI with the Damandiri Foundation on study on population.

In the meantime, LIPI EXPO held from November 7 to 11, 2011 at Hotel Bidakara, Jakarta Selatan. LIPI EXPO will include an exhibition of the results of LIPI`s major research works comprising 12 groups, namely science for the regions, food resilience, medical technology and health, green technology, technological and scientific resources, natural resources and disasters, biological diversities and development.

Information and communication technology, testing and quality standards, energy and transportation, material technology, dynamics and transformation, and LIPI Galery.

 

The Ombilin Coal Mining Heritage in Sawahlunto, West Sumatra, was designated as a world cultural heritage during the 43rd session of UNESCO World Heritage Committee in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Indonesia participated in two significant forums at the regional as well as international levels – the 34th ASEAN Summit from June 20 to 23, 2019, and the 2019 G20 Summit on June 28 and 29, 2019.
President-elect of Indonesia Joko Widodo (Jokowi) vowed on Thursday evening that he would become a leader for the entire nation without exception.
Ten leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states have agreed to adopt the ASEAN Outlook on the Indo-Pacific concept.
Syamsuri Firdaus, University of Indonesia′s (UI′s) student, won the first place in the Seventh International Quran Recitation and Memorization Competition held in Istanbul, Turkey, on May 19-26, 2019.
The Jakarta Fair 2019 held at the Jakarta International Expo in Kemayoran, Central Java, from May 22 to June 30 is the venue to showcase prime products from various regions in Indonesia.
Address: 1068 Budapest, Városligeti fasor 26. | MAP |
Phone: (+36-1) 413 3800 Fax: (+36-1) 322 8669
E-mail: embassy@indonesianembassy.hu