Gunadarma University, Indonesia organized International Conference
UG Economics Faculty, Gunadarma University, Indonesia organized International Conference on the theme of “Digital Economy” at Kampus L2 Universitas Gunadarma, Mutiara Taman Palem Blok C7 Cengkareng, in Jakarta on 25th July 2017. The conference had around 200 delegates, comprising of researchers, practitioners and professors from multiple countries. The conference had Invited Speakers Mr.KresnoSediarsi(DirekturUtama Bank DKI ), Prof.Dr.Ercan Uygur( Turkish Economic Association Ankara – Turkey ), Prof.Dr.AlexandruStratan( National Institute for Economic Research, Republic of Moldova), Prof. Saurabh Mittal (Asia-Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi, India), Prof.Dr. J. Bhandari( Asia-Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi, India ) and Dr.HimanshuDutt( Head CRM & Customer Experience Bajaj Capital, Ltd.).
On this occasion, Prof. Saurabh Mittal was key speaker on the issue of Mobile Payment systems and focus area was adoption of Mobile Wallets as a payment channel by developing countries. Prof.JitenderBhandari was key speaker on the topic of Internet based payments and their impact on the broader economy. The talk by other speakers were on the different aspects of digital economy. The conference has around 42 papers presented in the four parallel sessions. Rector of the University, along with the Department Heads and Deans were specially present in the keynote session. Presentations were well appreciated by the attendees.
The 4th International Conference on Global Insurance, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
A three days International conference was organised by AAMAI (Indonesia Insurance Institute) and Gunadarma University at Yogyakarta, Indonesia from 27-29th July 2017 at Hotel Sheraton. The 4th International Conference on Global Insurance is the major event in the whole Indonesia as AAMAI is the only organization for Insurance Certification in Indonesia. Participation of all the major Insurance Companies is mandatory. Hence this conference had a mix of Practitioners and Researchers as participants. This conference had the sessions on Industry and Scientific perspective on insurance.
Prof. Saurabh Mittal discussed the Digital Insurance Landscape in India and shared the initiatives and activities in the domain of Digital Insurance in the form of aggregator and online versions of the insurance schemes in India.
Dr. Jitender Bhandari discussed the Macro Economic and Micro Economic framework for the digital insurance in India. The major government directives and laws governing the Insurance sector were also included in the discussions.
Other sessions in the conference included Digital Applications in Insurance Business, Financial Technology in Cyber Risks, Outlook of Reinsurance Capacity in Indonesia etc.
These conferences were very well attended by the international paper presenters and speakers. The participants from Singapore, United States of America, Russia, Japan, United Kingdom, Malaysia and India added to the value of discussions in the conference.
AIM Representation by Prof. Saurabh Mittal and Dr. JitenderBhandari, on behalf of India was well appreciated by the organisers. It was a great experience to participate as keynote speaker in such big conference.
We thank the management to allow us to participate in these conferences and represent the institute on international platforms.