Activities Report 2013

1. ComSoc activities 2013 ComSoc Executive Committee meeting
Day / Date    : Thursday / 24th January 2013
Time              : 18.45 – 21.00
Place              : Menara BCA, 50th floor, Jl. MH Thamrin No. 1 Jakarta, Indonesia
Speaker         : Lead by Satriyo Dharmanto
Attendances : 5 ComSoc ExCom and Advisory Boards
Agenda          : Discussion about ComSOc activities and plan in year 2013 Preparation and discussion about ComSoc
Activities in year 2013, such as DLT programs, Student activities, Seminar, Workshop, ComNetSat
2013, APCC 2013 and also discuss about bidding and approaching for International Well Known
Conferences like WCNC and GLOBECOM to be hosted in Indonesia.

2. ComSoc activities 2013 ComSoc Executive Committee meeting
Day / Date    : Thursday / 28th March 2013
Time              : 19.00 – 21.30
Place              : Menara BCA, 50th floor, Jl. MH Thamrin No. 1 Jakarta, Indonesia
Speaker         : Lead by Satriyo Dharmanto
Attendances : 7 ComSoc ExCom and Advisory Boards
Agenda          : Discussion about ComSOc activities towards year 2013 programs Preparation of DLT programs,
Student activities, Seminar, Workshop, ComNetSat 2013, APCC 2013 and also discuss about current
activities progress

3. National Seminar, Indonesia Menyongsong Era Digital (LTE & Digital TV), IEEE Student Branch dan Telecomers, Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Gadjah Mada University.
Day / Date    : Saturday / 27th April 2013
Time              : 10.00 – 17.00
Place              : Electrical Engineering and Information Technology building
Speaker         : Arief Hamdani, Kuncoro Wastu Wibowo, Anto Sihombing and Satriyo Dharmanto
Attendances : 65 lectures and student, 15 members, 20 student member and 30 non members
Agenda          : Presentation and discussion about new technology in telecommunication industries such as LTE
eMMBS and in Digital TV industries like IPTV, DTT DVB-T2 and OTT.

4. 9th Computer Engineering Colloquium, Bina Nusantara University Jakarta
Day / Date    : Tuesday / 14th May 2013
Time               : 10.00 – 16.00
Place              : Anggrek Campus, Bina Nusantara University, Jakarta
Speaker         : Satriyo Dharmanto
Attendances : 35 Lecturers and Student, 12 IEEE members and 23 non members
Agenda          : Discussion about New technology in telecommunication and broadcasting industries. Digital TV
Highlight and Implementation in Indonesia

5. APCC 2013, the 19th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications. Bali Dinasty Resort Hotel, Kuta Bali – Indonesia.
Day / Date     : Thursday – Saturday / 29th August – 31 August 2013
Time               : 10.00 – 18.00 daily
Place               : Bali Dinasty Resort Hotel, Kuta Bali – Indonesia
Speaker          : Supported by 4 distinguished experts in keynote sessions and 7 experts in tutorial session
– Prof Byeong Gi Lee, Fellow of the IEEE, the Past President of the IEEE Communications Society
(ComSoc), Member of National Academy of Engineering of Korea (NAEK), Seoul National University
– Prof. Adnan Al-Anbuky, BSc, MSc, PhD, Director of Sensor Network and Smart Environment
(SeNSe) Research Lab School of Engineering Auckland University of Technology, Auckland – New
Zealand
– Indra Utoyo, Director of IT Solutions & Strategic Portfolio, Telkom Indonesia
– Ichiro Inoue, Executive Manager and Project manager, Planning Department and Network Systems
R&D and Innovation Project,NTT Network Service Systems Laboratories
– Dr. Ved Prasad Kafle, Senior Researcher, Network Architecture Laboratory, Photonic Network
Research Institute, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT)
– Prof. Koichi Asatani, Dr.Eng. IEEE Distinguished Lecturer, IEEE Fellow, IEICE Fellow, Professor of
Computer Science and Communications Department, Kogakuin University
– Prof. Dr. James Brusey, Reader in Pervasive Computing Cogent Computing Applied Research Centre,
Faculty of Engineering and Computing, Coventry University, UK
– Dr. Jens C. Rasmussen, Director Photonics Laboratory, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., Japan
– Prof. Elena Gaura, Director of Cogent Computing Applied Research Centre, Faculty of Engineering
and Computing, Coventry University, UK
– Prof. Dr. Yifan Chen and Dr. Rui Wang, South University of Science and Technology of China
– Dr. Robin Doss, MEng, PhD, MIEEE , Associate Head of School (Development and International),
School of Information Technology, Deakin University, Australia
Attendances : The conference received 309 papers from 867 authors and through high qualification of reviewing
process and tight registration process APCC 2013 was published 150 high qualified papers.
Agenda          : Since 1993, APCC has been acknowledged as technical forum for researchers and engineers to interact
and disseminate information on the latest developments in advanced communication and information
technologies, particularly in the Asia-Pacific region. In this 19th APCC, the event is organized by IEEE
Communication Society Indonesia Chapter, supported by Telkom Institute of Technology (TelU) as
Co-Organizer. APCC 2013 is made possible through the technical co-sponsorship of the IEICE
Communication Society, KICS and CIC.

6. Distinguish Lecture Tour (DLT), Prof Ekram Hossain, Ph.D., P.Eng. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Manitoma. Hosted by Telkom Institute of Technology (TelU), Bandung -Indonesia
Day / Date    : Tuesday / 27th August 2013
Time              : 10.00 – 16.00
Place              : Multimedia Room, Learning Center Building Second Floor
Speaker         : Prof Ekram Hossain, Ph.D., P.Eng
Attendances : Total 24 participants, Lecture and student. 6 IEEE members and 18 non members
Agenda          : Modelling, Analisis and Design of Multi-tier and Cognitive Cellular Wireless Network. Radio Resource
Management in Multi-tier Cellular Wireless Networks and Insight on the key development of
telecommunications technology.

7. Distinguish Lecture Tour (DLT), Prof Ekram Hossain, Ph.D., P.Eng. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Manitoma. Hosted by Mercu Buana University, Jakarta -Indonesia
Day / Date    : Wednesday / 28th August 2013
Time              : 10.00 – 16.00
Place              : Gedung Teja Buana 4th Floor Jl.Menteng Raya No.29 Jakarta Pusat
Speaker         : Prof Ekram Hossain, Ph.D., P.Eng
Attendances : Total 30 participants, Lecture and student. 8 IEEE members and 22 non members
Agenda          : Modelling, Analisis and Design of Multi-tier and Cognitive Cellular Wireless Network. Radio Resource
Management in Multi-tier Cellular Wireless Networks and Insight on the key development of
telecommunications technology.

8. Distinguish Lecture Tour (DLT), Prof Ekram Hossain, Ph.D., P.Eng. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Manitoma. Hosted by Gadjah Mada University, Yogakarta -Indonesia
Day / Date    : Thursday / 29th August 2013
Time              : 10.00 – 16.00
Place              : Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Faculty of Engineering,
Universitas Gadjah Mada, Jalan Grafika No. 2 Yogyakarta
Speaker         : Prof Ekram Hossain, Ph.D., P.Eng
Attendances : Total 34 participants, Lecture and student. 8 IEEE members and 26 non members
Agenda          : Modelling, Analisis and Design of Multi-tier and Cognitive Cellular Wireless Network. Radio Resource
Management in Multi-tier Cellular Wireless Networks and Insight on the key development of t
telecommunications technology.

9. Distinguish Lecture Tour (DLT), Prof Ekram Hossain, Ph.D., P.Eng. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Manitoma. Hosted by Multimedia Nusantara University, Jakarta -Indonesia
Day / Date    : Friday / 30th August 2013
Time              : 14.15 – 16.15
Place              : Executive Lounge, 7th floor A Building, Universitas Multimedia Nusantara
Speaker         : Prof Ekram Hossain, Ph.D., P.Eng
Attendances : Total 43 attendees; most of them are academia coming from Universitas Multimedia Nusantara and
academia from other universities in Jakarta and Tangerang . Only 2 attendees are coming from the
industry. Most of the attendees are non IEEE members and may be interested to join IEEE.
Agenda          : Modelling, Analisis and Design of Multi-tier and Cognitive Cellular Wireless Network. Radio Resource
Management in Multi-tier Cellular Wireless Networks and Insight on the key development of
telecommunications technology.

10. Forum Tahunan Pengembangan Ilmu Pengetahuan, Teknologi & Inovasi (IPTEKIN) Nasioanal Ke-3 Tahun 2013, PAPPIPTEK – LIPI.
Day / Date    : Thursday / 10th October 2013
Time              : 10.00 – 12.00
Place              : The Sultan Hotel – Jakarta
Speaker         : Satriyo Dharmanto
Attendances : 150 researcher, government, Industries, lectures and student, 20 members, and 130 non members
Agenda          : Presentation and discussion about Innovation of new technology in telecommunication industries and
how to sustain it.

11. Special Dialogue, Implementasi TV Digital Di Indonesia, Metro TV
Day / Date    : Monday / 14th Oct 2013
Time              : 19.30 – 20.00
Place              : Metro TV Studio, Kebon Jeruk Jakarta, Indonesia
Speaker         : Prof Dr. Henry Subiakto, SH MA. Stah Ahli Menteri Komunikasi dan Informatika, KPI and Satriyo
Dharmanto
Attendances : TV Audiences, national wide
Agenda          : Discussion about Digital Terrestrial TV (DVB-T2) implementation, Progress in Indonesia from
Regulation, Business and Technology aspects.

12. Special Dialogue, Implementasi TV Digital Di Indonesia, Brita Satu TV
Day / Date    : Wednesday / 13th Nov 2013
Time               : 19.00 – 19.30
Place              : Berita Satu TV Studio, Berita Satu Tower, Jakarta, Indonesia
Speaker         : Indra Kurniawan KemenKominfo & Satriyo Dharmanto
Attendances : TV Audiences, national wide
Agenda          : Discussion about Digital Terrestrial TV (DVB-T2) implementation, Progress in Indonesia from
Regulation, Business and Technology aspects

13. ComNetSat 2013, IEEE International Conference on Communication, Networks and Satellite, Organized by Indonesia Section, Supported by ComSoc Indonesia Chapter.
Day / Date      : Tuesday 03th December 2013 – Thursday 05th December 2013
Time                : 09.00 – 18.00 daily
Place                : Sheraton Mustika Hotel, Yogyakarta-Indonesia
Speaker           : There are total 7 Keynote and Plenary Speakers invited and delivered the speech.
– Dr. Rodney van Meter, Keio University, member of AAAs, ACM and IEEE.
– Ir. Thomas Widodo, President PT. Dini Nusa Kusuma
– Ir. Rizkan Chandra, Director Network & Solution PT. Telkom Indonesia
– Dr. Benyamin W. Wah, Past President of Computer Society.
– Prof. Iti Saha Misra, Jadavpur University, Idia
– Prof. Wolfgang Martin Boerner, Professor Emeritus and Distinguished Radar Research Scientist
USN, Director-Em., UIC-ECE Communications, Sensing & Navigation Laboratory CHICAGO
IL/USA. IEEE-GRSS Asia Pacific Liasions Indonesia
– Satriyo Dharmanto, President Director PT. Multikom Global Mediatama
Attendances : Total 25 accepted papers form 58 submitted papers (acceptance ration is 43.1%).
Agenda          : The 2014 IEEE International Conference on Communication, Networks and Satellite (COMNETSAT
2013) is the second years conference organized by Indonesia Section and fully supported by ComSoc
Indonesia chapter, targets to address current state of the technology and the outcome of the ongoing
research in the area of Communications, Networks and Satellite Systemstargets to address current
state of the technology and the outcome of the ongoing research in the area of Communications,
Networks and Satellite Systems. Articles of interdisciplinary nature are particularly welcome.
COMNETSAT 2013 covers theory, design and application of computer and communication, networks
and satellite systems. During recent years there has been an impressive increase in the use of
networked applications and networks are now key resources in any information system configuration.
Wireless and fixed line networks complemented by a growing range of mobile devices are having a
significant impact on the way we run our lives and our business