Jakarta [UNAS] – Three researchers from C-SERM Universitas Nasional, Dr. V. Vekky R. Repi, Agung Iswadi and Dea Aulia Kartini, attended the Newton Fund Workshop entitled Newton Fund Day – Industry Academia Linkage which was held on Tuesday, 23rd August 2016 at The British Council Indonesia. The workshop was attended by 20 selected researchers from all around Indonesia.
Newton Fund Day Workshop participants
C-SERM researchers with Dr. Benny Tjahjono at Newton Fund Day Workshop
This workshop was jointly held by The British Council, British Embassy Jakarta and Ministry for Research, Technology & Higher Education to facilitate Indonesian researchers to tap into Newton Fund research calls, specifically designed as an information session and open discussion related to the upcoming Newton Fund Industry Academia Partnership Programme call. The workshop speaker was Dr. Benny Tjahjono, Senior Lecturer and Researcher at Cranfield University, UK. In this workshop, Dr. Benny shared about his experiences in collaborating research between Cranfield University and UK industries. He also shared the tricks and tips in writing a good research proposals. From this workshop, many researchers were encouraged to do joint research not only with UK universities but also UK industries.