BANDUNG – Indonesian NAIST Alumni Association (INAA) held a biennial alumni gathering on July 11, 2018 at Telkom University, Bandung. NAIST alumni and their family gather in a friendly atmosphere at ICAO auditorium Telkom University. The event is hosted by Dr. Khoirul Anwar, a NAIST alumnus who is a lecturer and researcher at Center for Advanced Wireless Technologies, Telkom University. Opening remarks were conveyed by Dr. Bambang Setia Nugroho (Dean of School of Electrical Engineering, Telkom University), and Prof. Dr. Masashi Kawaichi (Head of NAIST Indonesia Office). In that opportunity, Prof. Kawaichi briefly presented about NAIST and its new education program to audiences.
The INAA gathering 2018 carried a theme of “Towards Solid and Contributive Alumni Organization”. Prof. Dr. Edy Meiyanto, the chairman of INAA, started the meeting with socialization of INAA’s Article of Association and Bylaws to the audience, and then hosted a discussion on INAA work program and miscellaneous matters. In the end of the meeting Muchdar Davis, an alumnus who is appointed by INAA as the administrator of NAIST Indonesia Office reported the office activities.
The gathering is concluded by visiting some public attraction in Bandung, including Trans Studio theme park, watching bamboo musical instrument performance at Saung Mang Udjo, and visiting Kawah Putih volcano crater.