This year, the theme raised in the summit is Problems and Challenges of Industry Revolution 4.0 and Society 5.0. This theme is reflecting the development of current situation. Therefore, the summit wants to elaborate and criticize the dynamic and progress of the idea of Industry Revolution 4.0 and Society 5.0. The summit participants have a good opportunity to hear and directly interact with two prominent keynote speakers which are Prof. Tetsuya Endo from Armori Public University in Japan and Prof. Li Chich Wang who serve as the vice president of Tunghai University, Taiwan. Prof. Endo elaborates Society 5.0 and deeply explaining the background and practice of Society 5.0 as the idea was initiated in Japan. Moreover, Prof. Wang explains about the Industry Revolution 4.0 and how the society in many countries could adapt and gain benefit from the development of Industry Revolution 4.0.
On the other hand, there are 108 abstracts were submitted by different scholars from a various academic backgrounds. Since the summit is quite competitive, then 50 papers 20 posters were presented during the summit. The authors of these papers and posters have an opportunity to publish their full paper in the scopus indexes proceeding and journal after they pass the exhaustive and deep examination by the I3S program committees. The result will be announced shortly.
During the summit, 250 attendances join the event. Most of them are professors and associate professors from different universities in Indonesia such as Gajah Mada University, Airlangga University, University of Indonesia, Padjadjaran University, Indonesia Islamic University, Palangkaraya University, State University of Semarang, Indonesia Education University, Muhammadiyah University in Surakarta and many more. Besides those participants, some Indonesian Students conducted their study in Taiwan. They coming from different universities namely National Central University, Taiwan Medical University, Providence University, NCUT, National Taiwan Ocean University, National Pingtung University of Science and Technology, Chong Yuan Christian University, National Cheng-Kung University, Tunghai University, and more. According to the number of participants, we could observe that this summit could enjoy recognition as a quiet high level and broad coverage academic forum.I3S 2019 is an annual academic forum initiated by Indonesian Students Association in Taiwan. (dnr)
Reporter: Committee I3S PPI Taiwan 2019
Writer: Committee I3S PPI Taiwan 2019
Editor: Rania Akhmalia