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Speaker on 29 November

Prof. Arif Satria


IPB University

Prof. Arif Satria is the Rector of Institut Pertanian Bogor (IPB), or IPB University, Indonesia. He has been Dean of the Faculty of Human Ecology IPB since 2010, having previously been a lecturer in the Department of Social Economics for Fisheries. He was the Chairman of the Indonesian Forum of Rectors for the year 2020. He was also adviser to the Indonesian Minister of Marine and Fisheries in 2012.  Prof. Arif has been actively involved in the development of marine and fisheries policies since 2002, including the preparation of the Blue Economic Concept, as well as a number of Government and Ministerial Regulations. He served as a visiting fellow at the University of British Columbia, Canada. He received his bachelor’s degree in Social Economics from the Faculty of Agriculture (IPB), then continued his master’s degree in Rural Sociology from IPB and earned his doctorate in Marine Policy from the University of Kagoshima, Japan.

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