Smart City Missions – Developing Jakarta’s Sustainability

Posted by Kathryn Kutchel in In the Media, Indonesia, News, Southeast Asia, Urban Development. Comments Off on Smart City Missions – Developing Jakarta’s Sustainability

3rd April

On the 4th of March, the Australian Trade and Investment Commission in Jakarta organized the Indonesia-Australia Smart City Forum 2019 as part of the Austrade’s ASEAN Smart City Mission 2019. The focus of this event was to bring together Indonesian and Australian businesses that are working within the development of smart and sustainable cities, along with Indonesian city and district governments.

With key attendees including, Senator Simon Birmingham (Australian Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment), Adam Beck (CEO of Smart City Council Australia and New Zealand), Suhono Supangkat (Chairman of APIC (Indonesia Smart Initiatives Association)), and mayors from several Indonesian city governments, the event focused on current initiatives in place to achieve sustainability in the future.

Key attendees included Sen. Simon Birmingham, Adam Beck, Suhono Supangkat, and government representatives.

Alongside the notable figures of governments and corporations, presentations were also given …

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