Call for papers for the conference “University Business Cooperation for smart and sustainable growth in Indonesia: challenges and opportunities”
Published on: January 6, 2022

On the 8th and 9th of March 2022 an online conference in the Smart Project framework will take place. Its title will be University Business Cooperation for smart and sustainable growth in Indonesia: challenges and opportunities.

The critical role of universities in socio-economic development is nowadays widely recognised. Enhancing linkages and cross-fertilisation between Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) and their business environment in the interest of employability of graduates and sustainable and inclusive growth is high on the agenda of policy-makers around the globe. The conference will be organized under the frame of the Smart project and aims specifically at bringing together participants from academia, business, and other stakeholders interested in the interplay between Higher education and Business. This online event would be an excellent opportunity for learning, networking, knowledge-sharing and exchange of good practices.

Based on the central theme, the Conference will consider papers and case studies that cover, but are not limited to the following sub-themes:

  • UBC for sustainable development: Challenges and opportunities in Nusantara;
  • Entrepreneurship and creativity;
  • Lifelong learning;
  • Social innovation;
  • Innovation and technology transfer in HEIs;
  • Role of startups as a driver of the sustainable development

For more information regarding the conference programme, registration procedure and submission of papers please contact Dr. Irmina Murwani (irmina@chem.its.ac.id).