Speakers

OPENING REMARKS

H.E. Ignasius Jonan

Indonesian Minister for Energy and Mineral Resources

H.E. Ignasius Jonan is the Indonesian Minister for Energy and Mineral Resources serving under President Joko Widodo periode. He was the Indonesian Minister of Transportation from 2014 to 2019 and President Director of the Indonesian government-owned railway company, PT Kereta Api Indonesia (PT. KAI, Persero), from 2009 to 2014. Jonan received his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Airlangga University, Surabaya in 1986. He gained his master degree in International Relations and Affairs from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University in 2005. He started his professional career in the banking sector, holding a managing director role in the American banking and financial services corporation, Citigroup, before entering the public transportation sector in 2009.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Prof. Dr. Boediono, M.Ec

Vice President of Indonesia from 2009 to 2014, Professor at Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), Yogyakarta

Prof. Boediono was the Vice President of Indonesia from 2009 to 2014. His career began at Bank Indonesia and further hold prominent positions in the government as the Minister of National Development Planning (1998-1999), the Finance Minister (2001-2004) and the Coordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs (2005-2008). He began his university study at Gadjah Mada University in Yogyakarta before winning a scholarship to study economics at the University of Western Australia (UWA). After finishing his undergraduate program, he later pursued a master degree in economics at Monash University (Australia). He then continued and received a doctorate degree in economics from the Wharton School, The University of Pennsylvania (USA). He wrote many papers for economic journals and books on the topic of Indonesian economic. He is also a professor of economics at Gadjah Mada University where he has taught various courses on macroeconomics and monetary policy.