The first International Conference on Technology for Sustainable Development (ICTSD) 2018 was organised by the Vocational College, Universitas Gadjah Mada, in collaboration with the Semarang Merchant Marine Polytechnic. The theme of the conference was "The Role of Higher Education in Disruptive Era" and accommodated various scientific disciplines of science that synergize one another. The conference included one keynote speech session, four cluster plenary sessions and parallel presentation session. This two-day event was supported by the Nagoya University, University of the Sunshine Coast Australia, BCA, IUFRO, Chengdu Textile College, Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology, the Logistics Institute-Asia Pacific Singapore, Indonesia Logistics and Forwarders Association, Cybermax Asia Pte. Ltd., and PT Pan Brothers Tbk.
Conference topics: The scientific disciplines were divided into four clusters: (1) Transportation and Logistics with sub-theme ”Digital Logistic.” (2) Forestry and Environment with sub-theme “The New Concept of Community Forestry.” (3) Socioeconomic-Humanities (languages, arts and culture, economics, management, accounting) with sub-theme "Financial technology and its impact on the culture.” (4) Science and Technology (industry, computing, materials, energy) with sub-theme “Opportunity and Challenge in Industry 4.0.”
Conference date: 12–13 October 2018
Location: The Eastparc Hotel, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Editors: Prof. Kazuhiro Harada (Nagoya University Japan); Dr. Takahiro Fujiwara (Kyushu University Japan); Dr. Ellyn Damayanti (IUFRO); Dr. Agus Tjahyono (Semarang Merchant Marine Polytechnic); Dr. Anggito Abimanyu (Universitas Gadjah Mada); Dr. Iman Haryanto (Universitas Gadjah Mada); Dr. Leo Indra Wardhana (Universitas Gadjah Mada); Dr. Laksmi Yustika (Universitas Gadjah Mada); Dr. M Arrofiq (Universitas Gadjah Mada); Wahyu Kartika Wienanda, S.Pd., M.Pd. (Universitas Gadjah Mada); Alfelia Nugky Permatasari, S.S., M.A. (Universitas Gadjah Mada); Puji Lestari, S.Hut., M.Sc. (Universitas Gadjah Mada); Ronald Adrian, S.T., M.Eng. (Universitas Gadjah Mada)
Organizers: Vocational College, Universitas Gadjah Mada, and Semarang Merchant Marine Polytechnic, Indonesia
Sponsors: BCA and Nagoya University
Published: 28 August 2019