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Sunday, November 13, 2016
UID-APINDO-Tsinghua Leaders Dialogue: Investing in Talents and Innovation


Leaders Dialogue at Grand Hyatt Hotel, 9th November 2016.

Indonesian Employers Association (APINDO) and United in Diversity (UID) are committed to support the vision of the government under President Jokowi to make Indonesia the largest digital economy in Southeast Asia by 2020. To achieve this vision, APINDO and UID are collaborating to develop ecosystems that can support and develop technopreneurs in Indonesia.

In this regard, APINDO and UID conducted a dialogue with the theme "Tsinghua Southeast Asia: Investing in Talents and Innovation", on November 9, 2016, at Grand Hyatt Jakarta. The Dialogue was attended by Professor Qiu Yong, President of Tsinghua University and senior members of his team, as well as prominent figures from tri-sectors, government-business-academics, in digital economy sector.

This dialogue was aimed at exploring the needs of the business and government sectors related to the development of the digital economy; the role of Tsinghua Southeast Asia in helping to support and develop technopreneurs in Indonesia as well as in Southeast Asia; and the types of collaboration between tri-sectors in supporting the development of the digital economy in Indonesia and Southeast Asia.

During the session, participants were discussing about what missing in our ecosystem in allowing closer collaboration, innovation and entrepreneurship; how they envisage the role of Tsinghua Southeast Asia Center support of such ecosystem and the development of sustainable oriented solutions for Indonesia and Southeast Asia and the world, and also the concrete steps required and can be implemented within the first year.

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