The SMERU Research Institute held a media briefing titled "Quality Digital Economic Growth" on 15 August 2019 at the Le Meridien Hotel, Jakarta.
In general, this event aims to (i) map the situation, potential, and challenges of quality economic growth from the perspective of inclusiveness and its impact on improving the quality of human life; (ii) discuss the direction of government policies and strategies in encouraging and overseeing the progress of a quality digital economy; and (iii) disseminate discourse on quality digital economic growth in the digital revolution era.
This event presented competent and relevant speakers on the topic of digital economic growth, including Leonardo Adypurnama Alias Teguh Sambodo, SP., MS., Ph.D. (Director of Industry, Tourism and Creative Economy, Ministry of National Developoment Planning/Bappenas), Ir. Widjajanti Isdijoso, M.Ec.St. (Director of The SMERU Research Institute), Astrid Kusumawardhani, M.Sc. (VP Public Affairs Gojek), and Dr. Bagus Takwin, M.Hum. (Senior Researcher at Lembaga Demografi, the University of Indonesia ).