Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Universitas Prasetiya Mulya and the READI group pose for a photo

Prof. Dr. Djisman Simandjuntak (third from right), Rector at Universitas Prasetiya Mulya, stands with colleagues and READI Project officials following the April 11, 2017 signing of a Memorandum of Understanding to participate in the READI Project’s Indonesian activities which includes the creation of an Actuarial Science co-operative education program at his university.

Pictured alongside Dr. Simandjuntak are (from left to right): Scott Davis, READI Project Canadian Co-op Officer, Abdullah Mojaddedi, First Secretary (Development), Embassy of Canada, William Duggan, READI Project Field Director, Indonesia, Prof. Yudi Samyudia, Vice-Rector; and, Prof. Dr. Janson Nalborhu, Dean of the School of Applied STEM.

Taking the photo (hence not pictured): Dian Augustini, READI Project Indonesian Co-op Officer.

On April 11, 2017, Universitas Prasetiya Mulya Rector, Prof. Dr. Djisman Simandjuntak and READI Project Field Director, William James Duggan signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the Prasetiya Mulya University campus to strengthen co-operation in education and research at the strategic and technical levels by leveraging institutional strengths and comparative advantages.

Using financial support and knowledge transfer, READI Project staff will collaborate with partner universities to develop increased capacity in Actuarial Science education in Indonesia.The collaboration will include: recruitment and development of actuarial science lecturers, co-operative education and mathematics outreach as well as investments in student scholarships and applied research.