Telkomsat's Best Talent Wins Award at the 2020 ICONETSI International Conference

  • October 01, 2020
Jakarta - One of Telkomsat employees, Nugroho Wibisono from the Operations Directorate, won an award as Best Paper in the IT Software Engineering category at the ICONETSI International Conference organized by Swiss German University (SGU), on September 28-29 2020.

The 2020 ICONETSI conference was attended by more than 120 teams from Germany, Japan, Taiwan, Singapore, Egypt and Indonesia. Each of these teams then went through a series of judging and 71 teams were selected which then presented their papers virtually. One of the best papers selected is entitled "Manage Assurance for Continuous Improvement Strategy in Rural Internet Service Case Study", in which this paper is fronted by the Telkomsat IT Team, Nugroho Wibisono with other SGU Research Teams. The research taken in this paper discusses manage assurance improvement on VSAT Quota Broadband (Red: Mangoesky).

Also attending the event was the Minister of Research and Technology of the Republic of Indonesia, Prof. Bambang Permadi Soemantri Brodjonegoro, PhD. In his presentation, he revealed that currently the Government is supporting the development of digital transformation for the use of ICT (Information and Communication Technology) in the next 5 years.

The ICONETSI 2020 conference was attended by scholars, engineers, scientists, practitioners, and students; from universities and industries in several countries to exchange knowledge about research and development activities. This event is expected to increase collaboration between universities and industry in generating innovation. The conference also aims to bring together the fields of engineering and information technology to foster a sustainable industry and society.

The participation of Telkomsat human resources is expected to have a positive impact on the progress of science and developing ICT innovations, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic and contribute to the name of Telkomsat.