September 20 Detailed Schedule

08.30 – 09.00

Registration

09.00 – 12.00

Welcoming Remarks

Anne Gregory – Professor of Corporate Communications,

University of Huddersfield (United Kingdom)

Yuliana Prasetyawati – Head of Centre for ASEAN Public Relations Studies (Indonesia)

09.00 – 12.00

Session: Workshop for Scholars and Researchers

Participants: Call for Abstracts/Posters Presenters
Topic: How to Get Into Academic Journals

Speakers:

09.00 – 14.30

Session: Workshop for Association Leaders

Participants: Association Heads
Topic: How Association Leaders Sustain their Associations and Businesses

Speakers:

Prof. Anne Gregory – Professor of Corporate Communications, University of Huddersfield (United Kingdom)

Jose Velasco – Chairman of Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management 2017-2018 (Spain)

Prof. Gregor Halff – Professor and Deputy Dean at Singapore Management University & Co-Chair ASEAN PR Conference Committee

Fiona Cassidy – Former President of Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (New Zealand)

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch Session

13.00 – 16.30

Presentation and Panel Discussion

Reviewers:

Prof. Anne Gregory – Professor of Corporate Communications, University of Huddersfield (United Kingdom)

Prof. Gregor Halff – Professor and Deputy Dean at Singapore Management University & Co-Chair ASEAN PR Conference Committee

Prof. Parichart Sthapitanonda – Professor at Faculty of Communication Arts, Chulalongkorn University (Thailand)

DR. MARIANNE D. SISON
Convenor/Founding Chair, Asia Pacific Public Relations Research and Education Network School of Media and Communication, RMIT University (Australia)

DR. RINO F. BOER
Director of Postgraduate Programme, The London School of Public Relations Jakarta (Indonesia)

Welcome Reception: Wednesday, 20 September 2017

18.30 – 19.30

Welcoming Remarks

Prita Kemal Gani – APRN President, the Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management Regional Delegate-at-Large (ASIA), (Indonesia)

José Velasco – Chairman of Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management 2017-2018 (Spain)

Keynote Speech

I Made Mangku Pastika – Governor of Bali (Indonesia)*

Award Presenters

Gregor Halff – Professor and Deputy Dean at Singapore Management University & Co-Chair ASEAN PR Conference Committee

Presented by Dato’ Haji Ibrahim Abdul Rahman – Director General Department of Information – President of Institute of Public Relations Malaysia (Malaysia)

Agung Laksamana – Chairman of PERHUMAS/Indonesia PR Association (Indonesia)

September 21 Detailed Schedule

08.00 – 08.30

Registration

08.30 – 09.45
  • Indonesia National Anthem

  • ASEAN Anthem

  • Cultural Dance Performance (Balinese Dance)

  • Opening Remarks

Hosts Remarks:

Prita Kemal Gani – APRN President, the Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management Regional Delegate-at-Large (ASIA) (Indonesia)

José Velasco – Chairman of the Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management 2017-2018 (Spain)

Speaker :

H.E. Rudiantara – Minister of Communication and Information Technology (Indonesia)

Moderator :

KRISHNASAMY BHAVANI
Managing Director International PR Training Pte Ltd,
Former President of the Institute of Public Relations of Singapore and
APRN Honorary Council Member (Singapore)

09.45 – 10.15

Keynote Speech

Chairul Tanjung – CEO of CT Corp and Former Coordinating Minister of Economics of Indonesia (Indonesia)

Session 1 (Concurrent Session)

Key Area of Discussion 1:  ASEAN and People: Insights

Main Topic:

Reshaping Perceptions of ASEAN’s Image to Promote Friendship and Preserve ASEAN Culture in a Global Community

Speakers:

Victor Chin – CEO Web TV Asia (Singapore)

Iskandar – President Director of Biofarma (Indonesia)

Moderator :

Krishnasamy Bhavani – Managing Director International PR Training Pte Ltd, Former President of the Institute of Public Relations of Singapore and APRN Honorary Council Member (Singapore)

Main Topic:

PR Competencies and Abilities in ASEAN and Globally

Speakers :

Anne Gregory – Professor of Corporate Communications, University of Huddersfield (United Kingdom)

Ramon R. Osorio – Former Head Corporate Communication at ABS- CBN, Former President of Public Relations Society of The Philippines (Philippines)

Moderator :

Bao Nguyen Quoc – Managing Director Public Relations, Organization International Awareness i.d. and APRN Honorary Council Member (Vietnam)

Interactive Session

12.00 – 12.30

Lunch Session

12.30 – 13.50

Speaker:

Lourdes N. Tiquia – CEO PUBLiCUS Asia Inc. (Philippines)

13.00 – 14.30

Main Topic:

Cascading an ASEAN identity into the Global Community

Speakers :

Devy Suradji – Special Staff in Communication and Media, Ministry of Indonesia State Owned Companies (Indonesia)

Yulian Warman – Head of Public Relations at Astra International TBK (Indonesia)

Moderator:

Amith Prabu  – Co-Founder & Advisor, PRAXIS, Promise Foundation (India)

Interactive Session

14.30 – 16.00

Key Area Area of Discussion 2: ASEAN and the PR IndustryMain Topic:
Understanding, Refining and Managing the ASEAN Brand in a Global Context

Speakers:

Minh Phuong Dang – Chairwoman and CEO MP Logistics Vietnam, ASEAN (Vietnam)

Nutthaboon Pornrattanacharoen – Vice President, Academics, Thailand PR Association (Thailand) 

Moderator:

Ermiel Thabrani – CEO-President UPR Communication and Senior Lecturer at the London School of PR Jakarta (Indonesia)

Interactive Session

17.00 – 19.30

Dinner and Performance

September 22 Detailed Schedule

08.00 – 09.00

Registration

09.00 – 09.30

Keynote Speech

H.E. Arief Yahya – Minister of The Tourism of Republic of Indonesia (Indonesia)

09.30 – 11.30

Key Area of Discussion 3: ASEAN and the Global Community

Main Topic:
Building a Strong Reputation in a Competitive World

Speakers

José Velasco – Chairman of the Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management 2017-2018 (Spain)

Jenny Muir – President of Institute of Public Relations Australia (Australia)

Leila Djafar President Director PT Aqua Golden Mississipi (Indonesia)

Key Area of Discussion 3: ASEAN and PR Industry

Main Topic:
Challenges to Investor Relations in a Rising ASEAN Region

Speakers

Laurent Tam Nguyen – Business Development & Marketing Specialist Entrepreneur and Consultant of Zico Holdings (Vietnam)

Tony Wenas – President Director PT. Freeport Indonesia (PTFI)

Lisa Mihardja – Founder & CEO Alleira Batik

Moderator

Candy Hernandez – Head of Career Centre in LSPR – Jakarta and APRN Head of Publication (Indonesia)

Moderator

Kathy O’Brien – Founder of Red Shoe Communications, Lecturer of Organization Behavior at Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration of Chulalongkorn University (Singapore)

Interactive Session

11.30 – 13.30

Lunch Talk

H.E. Mr. Xu Bu – Ambassador China to ASEAN Mission (China)

13.30 – 15.00

Key Area of Discussion 2: ASEAN and the PR Industry

Main Topic:
Global PR Education for ASEAN Integration

Speakers:

Gregor Halff – Professor and Deputy Dean at Singapore Management University & Co-Chair ASEAN PR Conference Committee

Moderator:

Dr. Rudi Sukandar – Head of Thesis Department The London School of Public

Relations Jakarta (Indonesia)

Tato Carbonaro – Manager of Institutional and International Relations at Aberje (Brazil)

Interactive Session

15.00 – 16.30

Key Area of Discussion 3: ASEAN and the Global Community

Main Topic:
Expanding the ASEAN Brand in the International Creative Economy Arena

Speakers:

Daniel Tisch – CEO of Argyle Public Relationships, Former Chairman of Global Alliance 2011-2013 (Canada)

Moderator:

Meidyatama Suryodiningrat – President-Director of the National News Agency LKBN Antara (Indonesia)

Shameem Abdul Jalil – CEO of IZConsulting and APRN Honorary Council

Member (Malaysia)

Interactive Session

16.45 – 17.05

Conclusion and Recommendation

Dr. Adam Lecturer and Professional Programme Director Postgraduate Programme London School of Public Relations

Dr. Rudi Sukandar – Head of Thesis Department The London School of Public Relations Jakarta (Indonesia)

Closing by MC