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Indonesian-American Symposium

Indonesian Academy of Sciences – U.S. National Academy of Sciences

June 22-24, 2014
Medan, Indonesia


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 Artificial Intelligence

Organizers: Fenny Dwivany and Devavrat Shah


Artificial Intelligence: Past, Present and Future Development
Dwi Hendratmo Widyantoro, Institut Teknologi Bandung


Artificial Intelligence Application for Malaria Diagnosis Based On Thin Blood Smears Microphotograph
Anto Satriyo Nugroho, Center for the Assessment & Application of Technology (PTIK-BPPT)

E-­‚ÄźLearning Applications: Enhancing education and interaction for online communities of practice
Cheryl D. Seals, Auburn University

 Big Data

Organizers: Dana Crawford and Dodi Safari


The Time for Big Data is Now
Marylyn Ritchie, Pennsylvania State University


Exploring Big Data Prospects for Infectious Disease Surveillance in Indonesia
Iqbal RF Elyazar, Eijkman-Oxford Clinical Research Unit, Jakarta

Making Sense of Biomedical Big Data: Integrated Biomedical and Health Informatics for Personalized Care
May Dongmei Wang, Georgia Institute of Technology

 Biomaterials / Bioenergy

Organizers: Jeff Sakamoto and Lisman Suryanegara


Biomaterials and BioEnergy: An Introduction
Nurul Taufiqu Rochman, Center for Innovation - LIPI


The Emergence of Microbial Electrochemistry in Biotechnology
Daniel Bond, University of Minnesota

New Route from Biomass-based Levulinic to Polyurethanes
Mochamad Chalid, Universitas Indonesia

 Ethno-Botany / Tropical Medicine

Organizers: Ronny Martien and Steve Vollmer


Indonesian Herbal Medicines : from the garden into the clinical practice
Zullies Ikawati, Gadjah Mada University


An ethnobotanical approach to anti-infective drug discovery
Cassandra L. Quave, Emory University School of Medicine

Selective Antitumour Compound from Garcinia cowa Roxb.
Fatma Sri Wahyuni, Andalas University

 Natural Disaster Mitigation

Organizers: Patricia Clark and Roby Muhammed


Natural Disaster Mitigation: Introductory Presentation
Scott B. Miles, Western Washington University


Future Disaster Mitigation
Jonatan A. Lassa, Institute of Resource Governance and Social Change

Disaster Risk Reduction: Toward People-Centered Disaster Preparedness
Wignyo Adiyoso, National Development Planning Agency (Bappenas)

 Omics / Genomics

Organizers: Susannah Tringe, Steve Vollmer and Asmi Citra Malina


Omics / Genomics Session Introduction
Erin E. Carlson, Indiana University


Natural Selection and Mutations Affecting Biomolecular Networks
Ryan Gutenkunst, University of Arizona

Using Metagenomic Approach  and Microbial Genomics Information for  Producing Industrially Excellent Enzymes
Is Helianti, Agency for Assessment and Application of Technology (BPPT)

The Indonesian-American Kavli Frontiers of Science symposium is sponsored by the U.S. Agency for International Development.  Major support is provided by the Kavli Foundation with additional support from the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and the Indonesian Academy of Sciences. 

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