Bekraf Socialize Presidential Regulation Draft on Master Plan for Creative Economy Development at WCCE 2018

Bekraf Socialize Presidential Regulation Draft on Master Plan for Creative Economy Development at WCCE 2018

Nusa Dua, Bali – The Government has drafted a Presidential Regulation (Perpres) regarding the Master Plan for Creative Economy Development. It was intended to create a conducive creative economic climate so as to encourage the development of a creative economy in Indonesia. “Creative Economy is the backbone of the nation’s economy that contributes to advancing Indonesia’s economy that is sustainable and environmentally sound,” said Expert Staff of the Minister of Maritime Affairs, Sugeng Susanto, in the Socialization of the Presidential Regulation Draft (Perpres) regarding the Master Plan for Creative Economy Development, in Nusa Dua, Bali , Thursday,

November 8, 2018. Sugeng, who was involved in the Interagency Committee in drafting of the Perpres, hoped that the Perpres could be a guideline for the central and regional governments in developing creativity and innovation based on science, technology and cultural heritage. According to him, the process of drafting the Perpres involves Penta Helix stakeholders namely academics, the business sector, the community, the government and the media. The Indonesian Agency for Creative Economy (Bekraf) has the opportunity to socialize the Presidential Regulation draft on the Creative Economy Development Plan in the World Conference on Creative Economy (WCCE) at the Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center, Nusa Dua, 6 – 8 November 2018.

The World Conference on Creative Economy (WCCE) is the first international-level conference on creative economy initiated by Indonesia. The event held on the 6-8 November 2018 at the Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center (BNDCC) is attended by representatives from over 30 countries and more than 1,400 participants. It brings the theme Inclusively Creative by raising five main issues, namely social cohesion, regulation, marketing, ecosystems, and financing of the creative industry. The outcome of WCCE will also formulate the Bali Agenda which will be proposed to the UN General Assembly next year. This is expected to further strengthen the ecosystem and support the development of the world’s creative economy, acknowledging that the world has entered a new era.(ARD)

17,000 Islands of Imaginations at World Conference on Creative Economy 2018

17,000 Islands of Imaginations at World Conference on Creative Economy 2018

Bali, 5/11/2018 — A total of 12 pods or capsules with names of island in Indonesia enliven the Creativillage in the 2018 World Conference on Creative Economy (WCCE). Pods with names of the island introduce and campaign the slogan ‘17,000 Islands of Imagination’. Indonesia as the largest archipelago country holds a huge creative economic potential that is abundant with a diverse culture from the respective regions.

“The 17,000 islands show that Indonesia has great potential in imagination to create creativity. Many ideas will emerge from various islands that will not run out, “said the Director of International Inter-Agency Relations, K. Candra Negara, Tuesday (6/11).

The capsules are filled with various programs that have been implemented by Bekraf, including Hello Dangdut, Kreatifood, Akatara, Docs by The Sea, Archipelageek, Bekraf Developer Day, Bekraf Game Prime, Innovative and Creative Through Archipelago Collaboration (IKKON), and others. These programs shows Indonesia’s effort to support the development of the archipelago’s creative economic ecosystem.

The World Conference on Creative Economy (WCCE) is the world’s first creative economy conference. The event which was held at the Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center (BNDCC) on November 6-8 brings the theme Inclusively Creative by raising five main issues, namely social cohesion, regulation, marketing, ecosystems, and financing of the creative industry. The event was attended by representatives from more than 30 countries and more than 1,500 participants. The WCCE will also formulate the Bali Declaration which will be proposed to the UN General Assembly next year. This is expected to further strengthen the ecosystem and support the development of the world’s creative economy acknowledging that the world has entered a new era. (Asiska/Betha/Penni)

The Speaker: Wishnutama Kusubandio

The Speaker: Wishnutama Kusubandio

Wishnutama is a television producer who is increasingly known to the public after Asian Games 2018 that held in mid-August. Wishnutama is responsible for the success of the opening ceremony of Asian Games 2018. His role as creative director brings a lot of creative touches at the event which is praised by the international world.

Seeing his success in handling the opening ceremony of Asian Games is not a strange thing, because Wishnutama is a professional in the creative world. He is the co-founder and also CEO of NET. Mediatama Televisi, which was founded on 18 May 2013.

Wishnutama studied at Mount Ida College Boston, USA, and the Science of television he got from Emerson College, Boston. The boss of NET Mediatama has also been educated at The Military College of Vermont, Norwich University.

Wishnutama’s experience in the World of television he got since a long ego. Since 1994, his work in the tv world is still active till today. In 1994-2001, Wishnutama worked as an On Air Promo Supervisor in the Programming Department, Indosiar (Emtek Group).

A year later, he moved his role as a Production Assistant and continued to spread his wings as a News Executive Producer and Production Division. In 1999, he then became a Production Manager. During his stays in Indosiar, he had continually contributed to produce several outstanding programs such as Pesta Gebyar BCA, Patroli, Satu Jam Bersama, and Saksi.

In 2001, he decided to move to Trans TV as a Vice President of Production and in just two years, his career rose and he became an Operational Director. Afterwards, it only took a year until he was promoted as a Managing Director. In 2006, he was appointed as a President Director (CEO) at TV7 (which later on changed its name to Trans7). Two years later, he became a President Director (CEO) at Trans7 and Trans TV until he finally decided to quit in 2012. During his leading at Trans Corp (Trans7 and Trans TV), he had been managed to produce several programs such as Extravaganza, Dunia Lain, Termehek-Mehek, Opera Van Java, On The Spot, and Indonesia Mencari Bakat.

After he quit from Trans Corp, Wishnutama and Agus Lasmono have come to a decision to establish a brand new television station in Indonesia by creating a concept differed from other TV stations. They have a main vision to provide audience the programs that hold onto the creativity, inspiring, informative, and entertaining. A year later on May 2013, NET. is officially aired across Nations.

In November 2018, you can meet directly with Wishnutama at the World Conference on Creative Economy 2018 at Nusa Dua Bali. He will tell how his struggle for success when handling the opening ceremony of the 2018 Asian Games. (Jannisha)

image credit: official instagram @wishnutama

Chairman of Bekraf Attends Youth Oath Commemoration in the Bogor Presidential Palace

Chairman of Bekraf Attends Youth Oath Commemoration in the Bogor Presidential Palace

Bogor, 10/28/2018 – The Youth Oath Commemoration (Sumpah Pemuda), remembered every October 28, 2018 throughout Indonesia was also held at the Bogor Botanical Gardens Palace. This year, the Indonesian Agency for Creative Economy (Bekraf) supports the event which was also attended by the Indonesian President Joko Widodo.

The Chairman of Bekraf, Triawan Munaf accompanied the President who had just returned from a work visit in East Java and immediately left for the Bogor Botanical Gardens Palace. The 90th anniversary of the Youth Oath Commemoration with the theme ‘Differences is Strength’ was attended by invitees consisting of artists, influencers, and prominent public figures.

Even though Bogor was covered in rain that afternoon, the President continued to spend time eating dinner at the Grand Garden Restaurant in the middle of the Palace Gardens. Also present were Minister of State Secretary, Pratikno; Governor of West Java, Ridwan Kamil; Coordinator of President’s Special Staff Teten Masduki; and Bogor Mayor Bima Arya.

Asides from Sumpah Pemuda, in this event the Chairman of Bekraf also invited artists and public figures to support the Bekraf’s initiative to host the first ever World Conference on Creative Economy (WCCE) which will be held on 6-8 November 2018 in Bali.

WCCE is the first international conference to discuss the creative economy at a global scale. The three days will discuss five main issues, including social cohesion, regulation, marketing, and ecosystems and the financing of creative industries.

The result of WCCE will be a Bali Declaration which will be proposed to the United Nations General Assembly next year. This is expected to further strengthen the ecosystem and support the development of the world’s creative economy, considering that currently it has entered a new. (Kris/Fiyona/Hafizh)

20 World Famous Leaders Participate at the World Conference for Creative Economy

20 World Famous Leaders Participate at the World Conference for Creative Economy

Jakarta, 2/11/2018 — A total of 20 prominent figures from the creative industries, government representatives, and international organizations will be speakers at the World Conference on Creative Economy (WCCE) held at Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center (BNDCC) at 6-8 November, 2018.

Numerous names such as Emmy Awards Best Director Winner, Lisa Russell; Elevation Barn CEO, Will Travis; CEO and Founder of Bolanle Austen-Peter Production, Austen-Peter Bolanle; President of China Film Group Corporation, Le Kexi; CEO and Moonton Co-Founder (Mobile Legends), Justin Yuan; Minister of Finance, Sri Mulyani; Minister of Communication and Information, Rudiantara; Co-founder and CEO of Net Mediatama Television, Wishnutama Kusubandio; and others will speak at the first international conference to discuss the creative economy (ekraf).

“This conference will be attended by more than 50 countries with over 1,000 participants. The enthusiasm for this conference is very high, this can be seen from the number of participants who registered to be able to participate in the event which reached more than 2,000 people and will be selected, “said Director of Foreign Inter-Agency Relations Creative Economy Agency (Bekraf), K. Candra Negara, during the Press Briefing in the Palapa Room at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Friday (11/2).

Even so, creative players and the public are free to visit side events, Creativillage which is open to the public. Creativillage is held for three days which will present capsules of the world’s creative industries, such as Disney, Tick Tock, Potato Head, Weaving Sikka, London Book Fair, KOCCA, and others. Also presented are various excellent programs of Bekraf which are carried out as an effort to strengthen the national eco-ecosystem.

At the event, a coffee lounge will be provided which serves Nusantara coffee which can be enjoyed free of charge. There are also various creative sessions with workshops and talkshows that can also be followed free of charge.

“All activities at WCCE can be seen on the website or application. But if you want to be involved as a creative sessions participant, registration must be done through an application that can be downloaded in Playstore, “he explained. (Asiska/Fiyona)

Press Briefing Towards World Conference on Creative Economy 2018.