BANDUNG-Telkom University (Tel-U) once again held the biggest ICT exhibition in Indonesia, this event also celebrates the 72nd anniversary of Telkom University and Hari Bhakti Postel (PT Pos Indonesia and PT Telkom Indonesia). The event titled Bandung ICT Expo and National Appreciation of Access Network (ANJA) 2017 was held on 27-29 December 2017, at Telkom University Convention Hall (TUCH).
Rector of Telkom University Professor Mochamad Ashari in his written statement, that the commitment of higher education institutions should be a space of public innovation. Therefore, the information technology platform must be strengthened as an effort to build a more advanced and adaptative country.
"Bandung ICT Expo is an improvisation of our efforts to build the nation's progress, we bring together cross-platform stakeholders, all synergize to realize the ideals of advanced, modern, and certainly understand the times" he told reporters in Bandung on Friday (22/9 / 2017)
Bandung ICT Expo and Anja 2017 will be held with exhibitions, workshops, as well as national seminars. Bringing speakers in relevant fields that have real contribution to the nation and country. Among the confirmed, Minister of Communication and Informatics Rudiantara, Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati, President Director of Telkom Indonesia Alex J. Sinaga, President Director of Telkomsel Ririek Adriansyah, Chairman of OJK Commissioner Board Wimboh Santoso. And many other speakers with an International reputation.
Ashari adds, Telkom University realizes that the world is developing very fast, the presence of information technology to make the world swiftly face relevant changes, one related to digital-based economic transactions, he called Financial Technology.
"The world is not bargaining for a significant change, today's financial services are beginning to move towards digital, we will be discussing the progress here (Bandung ICT Expo) with the theme of Financial Technology (Fintech), this could be an opportunity as well as a threat, if we are not ready as early as possible "he said.
Meanwhile, Chairman of the Committee Maman Abdurohman conveys, Bandung ICT Expo is a regular event every year, and become a prestigious event among stakeholders in the field of information technology.
"This is the largest activity in Indonesia relating ICT Expo, supported by large corporations engaged in business networks, information technology and innovation," he explained.
Maman added the Bandung ICT Expo and Anja 2017 theme is Strengthening Economic Relations through Digital Technology for Competitive Nation, the theme is referring to the development of the world today, especially related to the financial world continues to experience digital modernization, including corporations engaged in electronic marketing (eMark) .
"This event is an award for stakeholders who contribute best in the field of Network, and Best Corporations in the field of eMark," he concluded. (MAT)