UNAIR NEWS – The year of 2016 is closing the its end. There are many problems in Indonesia, including in East Java, which have not been solved yet. Looking back in the year, the experts and policy makers try to predict what will happen in 2017.
The prediction was packaged in an event called “Outlook 2017: Optimization of Potentials and Regional Administration Roles to Achieve Indonesian 2017 Economic Growth Target in the Global Uncertainty”. It will be held on Thursday, December 1, in Isyana Ballroom, Hotel Bumi, Surabaya.
It will be attended by five speakers who will present their outlook prophecy for 2017 according to their expertise. The predictions will be discussed from the economics, politics and law.
The five speakers are East Java Governor Soekarwo, UNAIR Rector Prof. Dr. M. Nasih, S.E., M.T., Ak, Professor of Faculty of Economics and Business UNAIR , Prof. Dr. Dian Agustia, S.E., M.Si., Ak., Professor of Faculty of Social and Political Sciences UNAIR Prof. Drs. Ramlan Surbakti, M.A., Ph.D., and Doctor of Law UNAIR Dr.. Harjono, S.H., M.CL.
UNAIR Rector stated that the elaboration of issues and the improvements planned for the future of the nation are the roles of university academicians. “It is our jobs to predict and foresee the possibilities in the future for the society based on scientific means. The prediction is also based on the previous year,” said Prof. Nasih.
After the outlook 2017 discussion, there will be an awarding session for the academicians, colleagues, alumni and journalists. It is going to be held as “Appreciation Night to Airlangga Fellows” in the same place. The event will also work as the closing event of Dies Natalis “62 Years Universitas Airlangga for Just and Civilized Indonesia“.
Beside the excellent speakers, there will be guests from the public officials in East Java, faculty officials, officials of other countries’ General Consulates in Surabaya, Bank Directors, Mass Media Editors, rectors of state universities in Surabaya and the member of Regional House of Representatives of East Java. The appreciation night will be attended by East Java Senior High Schools’ Headmasters and outstanding academicians.
Author:Defrina Sukma S