USAID SHERA Kartini Day Celebration

April 11, 2018 April 24, 2018 Jakarta

In celebration of Kartini Day, Indonesia’s national day to recognize the contribution of women in society, USAID SHERA will host its second in a series of talk shows that highlights the role of SHERA in shaping science and technology in Indonesia. Specifically, this event will promote the role of women in Indonesia’s science and technology fields by inviting the following notable women to share information about their career paths and promote the important role of women in the sector:

  • Dr. Paulina Pannen, M.L.S., Academic Advisor to Minister, Indonesia’s Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education 
  • Ir.  Nada  Darmiyanti,  M.Phil, Head of the Bureau of Cooperation & Public Communication at Kemristekdikti
  • Cissy Kartasasmita,  Sp.A.(K),  USAID  SHERA  researcher, Director  of  the  Center  for  Collaborative Research on Acute Respiratory Infections (CCR ARI), and professor at Universitas Padjadjaran (UNPAD

USAID/Indonesia will share how the agency supports gender equality through their projects in Indonesia.  The event will be moderated by Moekti P. Soejachmoen Ph. D, Head of Mandiri Research Institute and the first woman in this position.  There will be a Q&A session for audience members to engage directly with the presenters. Audience members will include students from technical science fields, as well as university staff, research enthusiasts and the media. 

This event will be held in Jakarta at the U.S. Embassy’s American cultural center, @america, on April 24.

Event Address:

Pacific Place Mall 3rd Floor #325
Jendral Sudirman Kav. 52-53
Kebayoran Baru
Central Jakarta, 12190

No registration or RSVP is needed!

  • 13.30 –14.00  Participants & Speakers gather in the hall (30 mins)
  • 14:00 –14:05  Introduction from @america (5 mins)
  • 14.05 –14.10  Opening from Kemristekdikti & USAID/Indonesia (5 mins)
  • 14.10 –14.15  Introduction to USAID/SHERA (5 mins)
  • 14:15 –14:30  From BioTech Researcher to Kemristekdikti Official (15 mins)
  • 14.30 –14:45  Experience & Contribution in Medicine & Research (15 mins)
  • 14.45 –14.50  Comments from USAID/Indonesia (5 mins)
  • 14.50 –15.05  Q&A from Moderator Moderator (15 mins)
  • 15.05 –15.20  Q&A from audience (15 mins)
  • 15:20 –15:25  Photo Session (5 mins)
  • 15:25 –15:35  Quiz for audience (10 mins)
  • 15.35 –15:40  Closing (5 mins)