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La Nuit des Idées - Night of The Ideas : Facing Our Time

Hosted by the Consul of the Jakarta Professional Networking Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Thu 31 Jan 18:00 - 23:00

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General theme: Facing our time

The Night of ideas will take place on January 31st Protected content , and will focus on the theme: 'Facing our time". Guests from diverse backgrounds - intellectuals, researchers, artists - will gather to discuss the theme all across the five continents.

IFI Jakarta theme: Development issues in Indonesia in the age of technology
Indonesia is now part of the G20 summit and is to be one of the countries with the highest growth rate. In this context of growth, technology has found its way and is now part of Indonesians daily life. But this technological leap has consequences, either positive or negative, on Indonesian society.

In order to discuss this topic IFI will gather different speakers:

Major actors of technological development in Indonesia
Researchers and academics working on technological development and their consequences on society

All night long: Komikuark’s children exhibition in IFI lobby

18.00: BOTTLESMOKER opening concert
Bottlesmoker is a music project by Anggung Suherman (Angkuy) and Ryan Nobie Adzani, from Bandung, Indonesia. Based on experiments using toy musical instrument and custom equipment, the duo produce unique and catchy sounds with a hint of a pop music.

18.30: Discussion

Shinta W. Dhanuwardoyo – Founder of
Creativity and innovation in digital marketing : technology as a choice for business development
Ilham Habibie – Chairman of the think tank Habibie Center
The promotion of democracy through science and technology
Sanni Djohan – President Director of Kuark / with children from Kuark Science Olympiad
19.00: Questions & answers session

20.20: Cocktail & snacks

20.50: Discussion

LIPI students presenting their creations, related to technology
Edmond Dounias – Ethnobiologist
The ambivalent consequences of modernity upon the way of life of the last hunter-gatherer peoples
Risa Permanadeli – Social psychologist (Center for Social Representation)
From Banality to historicity - Ghost story and the history of the nation
22.00: Questions & answers session

20.40: BOTTLESMOKER closing concert

23.00: Movie

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PS. I asked Aditya to helping me host this event as I have an important meeting at late afternoon that I could not miss ( just confirmed this morning 30 Jan) so I might be late.
Aditya is an Internations Change Maker heavy supporter.
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