Prof. Dr. David Marpaung (Head of Nonlinear Nanophotonics group)
“Integrated Photonics for Next Generation Communications, Automation, and Computing”
David Marpaung is a professor at the University of Twente, the Netherlands. He is leading the Nonlinear Nanophotonics group David received his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Twente in 2009. From 2009 to 2012 he was a postdoctoral researcher in the University of Twente, working on microwave photonic system integration for optical beamforming. He joined CUDOS University of Sydney, Australia in August 2012 as a research fellow. From 2015 to 2017 he was a senior research fellow leading the nonlinear integrated microwave photonics research activities in CUDOS University of Sydney. David was the recipient of the 2015 Discovery Early Career Research Award (DECRA) from the Australian Research Council and the 2017 Vidi award and the 2018 START UP grant from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). His research interests include RF photonics, photonic integration, nonlinear optics, and phononics.
Jessy Abdurrahman (CEO ZI.CARE Indonesia)
Jessy is a founder of Zi.Care Health Information System. An ecosystem with main vision to create inclusivity in Healthcare Industry. He is married and having 3 children. He finished his degree in Bachelor of Computer Science from The University of Western Australia, Perth, West Australia, majoring in Computer System. He has been involved in Healthcare Industry for almost a decade. He assisted three largest Government Hospitals in Indonesia by designing an efficient, modern and integrated Hospital Information System. During this time he also helped Ministry of Health in building Emergency Call System 119 (SPGDT 119). Currently he is also active as an IT Consultant in Ministry of Health in designing Single National Health Record. In 2017 he established PT. Jejaring Tiga Artha with Zi.Care as their brand to provide solution for Hospital and other healthcare facilities in Indonesia. Currently Zi.Care has an exclusive contract with Bank Syariah Mandiri in channeling Supply Chain Financing BPJS Claim for hospitals. The solution will reduce the claim period to ease the hospital’s operational burden due to the BPJS claim issues. In 2017, he has been granted the LPDP scholarship to continue his study in University of Melbourne, Australia. Due to his activities in Zi.Care, he postponed this offer.
Dr. Rifai Chai (Swinburne University of Technology, Australia)
“Artificial Intelligence for Brain-Computer Interfaces: Brain-Controlled Wheelchair and Driver Monitoring Applications”
Dr. Rifai Chai received the B. Eng. degree from Krida Wacana Christian University
(UKRIDA) Jakarta, Indonesia in 2000 and the PhD degree in Engineering from the
University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Sydney, Australia in 2014. From 2000 to
2011 he has worked as electronic-product development engineer with companies in
Indonesia and Australia. Currently, he is working as Academic Director International
and Senior Lecturer with School of Software and Electrical Engineering, Swinburne
University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia. His research interests are artificial
intelligence, brain-computer interfaces, rehabilitation, medical technologies and
autonomous system. Currently, he is a Senior Member of IEEE and serves as
Associate Editor for Electronics Letters.