Prof. Dr. David Marpaung (Head of Nonlinear Nanophotonics group):
Integrated Photonics for Next Generation Communications, Automation, and Computing”

David Marpaung is a professor at the University of Twente, the Netherlands. He is leading the Nonlinear Nanophotonics group

David received his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Twente in 2009. From 2009 to 2012 he was a postdoctoral researcher in the University of Twente, working on microwave photonic system integration for optical beamforming. He joined CUDOS University of Sydney, Australia in August 2012 as a research fellow. From 2015 to 2017 he was a senior research fellow leading the nonlinear integrated microwave photonics research activities in CUDOS University of Sydney.

David was the recipient of the 2015 Discovery Early Career Research Award (DECRA) from the Australian Research Council and the 2017 Vidi award and the 2018 START UP grant from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO).

His research interests include RF photonics, photonic integration, nonlinear optics, and phononics

Dr. Rifai Chai (Academic Director International – Swinburne University):
“Artificial Intelligence for Brain-Computer Interfaces:
Brain-Controlled Wheelchair and Driver Monitoring Applications”

Dr. Rifai Chai received the B. Eng. degree from Krida Wacana Christian University (UKRIDA) Jakarta, Indonesia in 2000 and the PhD degree in Engineering from the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Sydney, Australia in 2014. From 2000 to 2011 he has worked as electronic-product development engineer with companies in Indonesia and Australia. Currently, he is working as Academic Director International and Senior Lecturer with School of Software and Electrical Engineering, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia. His research interests are artificial intelligence, brain-computer interfaces, rehabilitation, medical technologies and autonomous system. Currently, he is a Senior Member of IEEE and serves as Associate Editor for Electronics Letters.

Jessy Abdurrahman (CEO ZI.CARE Indonesia)

Jessy is a founder of Zi.Care Health Information System. An ecosystem with main vision to create inclusivity in Healthcare Industry.

He has been involved in Healthcare Industry for almost a decade. He assisted three largest Government Hospitals in
Indonesia by designing an efficient, modern and integrated Hospital Information System. During this time he also helped Ministry of Health in building Emergency Call System 119 (SPGDT 119).

Currently he is also active as an IT Consultant in Ministry of Health in designing Single National Health Record.

Irawan Harahap, S.T., M.M. (Sinar Mas Land Chief of Digital Ecosystem and Development)

Experienced in creating digital ecosystem in real estate industry with successful track record of delivering unicorn and multinational tech companies. Areas of expertise include business planning, business development, and strategic planning. Strong operations professional with a Master’s degree in Marketing.