Workshop on Assistance for Strengthening Center of Excellence for Food Security

Project Implementation Unit of the Islamic Development Bank (PIU-IsDB) of University of Sultan Ageng Tirtayasa (Untirta) held a Workshop with the theme of “Workshop on Assistance for Strengthening Center of Excellence for Food Security” on July 24th, 2019 at Le Dian Hotel and Cottages, Serang, Banten.

This workshop was attended by Rector of Untirta, Vice Rector of Academic, PIC of PIU-IsDB Untirta, and team of Research Consortium.

The workshop began with remarks from the Executive Director of PIU-IsDB Untirta, Dr. Eng. Agung Sudrajad. He said “Center of Excellence has been officially established at Untirta by bringing the Food Security flag, now it is running in accordance with the Road Map”.

The workshop officially opened by Rector, Prof. Dr. H. Sholeh Hidayat, M.Pd. He said “Center of Excellence for Food Security must synergize with the Regional Government in order to complete and cooperate with each other. So that the implementation does not overlap.”

Speakers at the workshop included Prof. Dr. Wawan Gunawan A. Kadir MS from the Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) and Dr. Phil Hermin Indah Wahyuni, S.I.P., M.Sc. from Gajah Mada University (UGM). In his presentation Prof. Wawan explained about the ITB Center of Excellence as an example and Dr. Hermin explained about the Center of Excellence Strategy in achieving its Indicators.
The event was closed with a question and answer discussion between the speakers and team of Research Consortium.

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