Prof. Kadarsah Suryadi Selected as The New Rector of ITB

KSBANDUNG, itb.ac.id – The selection of the rector of ITB which began on August 2014 finally ended through a trial on Majelis Wali Amanat (MWA) ITB who decides that Prof. Kadarsah Suryadi was chosen to be the rector of ITB year 2014-2019 period. A hearing held on Monday (15/12/14) at MWA ITB Office, Gedung Balai Pertemuan Ilmiah, Bandung attended by the thirteenth MWA ITB member. Unlike an earlier election that shall be decided through voting, this time its own election was determined because the rector being selected through deliberation. Next, the inauguration of Prof. Kadarsah will be held on monday (05/01/15) at ITB West Hall.KSBANDUNG, itb.ac.id – The selection of the rector of ITB which began on August 2014 finally ended through a trial on Majelis Wali Amanat (MWA) ITB who decides that Prof. Kadarsah Suryadi was chosen to be the rector of ITB year 2014-2019 period. A hearing held on Monday (15/12/14) at MWA ITB Office, Gedung Balai Pertemuan Ilmiah, Bandung attended by the thirteenth MWA ITB member. Unlike an earlier election that shall be decided through voting, this time its own election was determined because the rector being selected through deliberation. Next, the inauguration of Prof. Kadarsah will be held on monday (05/01/15) at ITB West Hall.

“From the good starting process will arising good results. After discussing what we expect ITB forward and the power of each prospective, finally through a meeting we agreed that the rector of ITB for the next five years is Prof. Kadarsah”, said Betti Alisjahbana, the chairman of MWA ITB. Betti explain that as campus who gets trust to be national university with legal entity, ITB carry great hope to could contribute significantly in improving the research results. Not only stop on publication, the research results are expected to be innovation that are useful for the wider community.Therefore MWA ITB consider that Prof. Kadarsah’s program that change research university base toward entrepreneurial university would strongly support the hope for.

The selection represent the whole stakeholders of ITB, ranging from Minister of Higher Education and Research , West Java Governor , The Head of Academic Senate and the Rector of ITB, public representative, The Vice of Academic Senate, alumni representative, teaching staff representative, and students representative. The criteria on which to base the selection of the rector competence are integrity, commitment, leadership, managerial, entrepreneurship spirit. The Rector of ITB is expected to bring ITB as a excellent university with strong network in the world, both as an institution of higher education and research institutes. In addition, the new rector also are expected to bring ITB to become the motor innovation as devotion to the community and contribute to increase the competitiveness of the people.

“This is the obligation and trustful task. ITB was built for the public purpose, said Prof. Kadarsah in his speech after it was announced as selected rector.”Stanford University and MIT became world class university not because solving the world’s problems but because solved the local and national problems. The resolution of that problem is finally recognized by the world .Hopefully in the future we can focus more on local issue and national and solve it.” said the new Rector of ITB for the next five years.

Source: http://www.itb.ac.id/news/4601.xhtml
Translated by: Margareth Tobing

“From the good starting process will arising good results. After discussing what we expect ITB forward and the power of each prospective, finally through a meeting we agreed that the rector of ITB for the next five years is Prof. Kadarsah”, said Betti Alisjahbana, the chairman of MWA ITB. Betti explain that as campus who gets trust to be national university with legal entity, ITB carry great hope to could contribute significantly in improving the research results. Not only stop on publication, the research results are expected to be innovation that are useful for the wider community.Therefore MWA ITB consider that Prof. Kadarsah’s program that change research university base toward entrepreneurial university would strongly support the hope for.

The selection represent the whole stakeholders of ITB, ranging from Minister of Higher Education and Research , West Java Governor , The Head of Academic Senate and the Rector of ITB, public representative, The Vice of Academic Senate, alumni representative, teaching staff representative, and students representative. The criteria on which to base the selection of the rector competence are integrity, commitment, leadership, managerial, entrepreneurship spirit. The Rector of ITB is expected to bring ITB as a excellent university with strong network in the world, both as an institution of higher education and research institutes. In addition, the new rector also are expected to bring ITB to become the motor innovation as devotion to the community and contribute to increase the competitiveness of the people.

“This is the obligation and trustful task. ITB was built for the public purpose, said Prof. Kadarsah in his speech after it was announced as selected rector.”Stanford University and MIT became world class university not because solving the world’s problems but because solved the local and national problems. The resolution of that problem is finally recognized by the world .Hopefully in the future we can focus more on local issue and national and solve it.” said the new Rector of ITB for the next five years.

Source: http://www.itb.ac.id/news/4601.xhtml
Translated by: Margareth Tobing