Global Media Forum 2014

The Role of Media in Realizing the Future We Want for All” was the theme of Global Media Forum 2014.  The three days forum, organized by UNESCO and the Ministry of Communication and Information Technologies, was attended by  more than 200 participants including journalists, government officials, from media practitioners, scholars and other stakeholders from 35 countries to work towards the inclusion of media as a standalone goal in the next global development agenda.

The program started on 25 August 2014 with a Welcome Dinner at the Balinese courtyard -Taman Jepun.  The opening ceremony was held… more »

20th World Congress on Medical Law

Hosted by World Association of Medical Law and co-hosted by Indonesia Health Law Society, the 20th World Congress on Medical Law took place at Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center from 21-24 August 2014.

The biennial conference was attended by 800 participants from more than 100 member countries consisted of scientists, physicians, ethicists, sociologists, philosophers and other health professisons. With the theme “Does Health Law Protect Dignity and Save Lives?” the congress was a great opportunity to discuss current issues in medical malpractice, responsibility and insurance, bioethics and legal aspects of reproductive technology and genetics,… more »

The 5th Quadrennial of International Oil Palm Conference 2014

The International Oil Palm Conference (IOPC) hosted by Indonesian Oil Palm Research Institute (IOPRI) was held from 17 to 19 June 2014. The conference has three concurrent conferences including Agriculture & Biotechnology; Product Development & Process Technology; and Social Economics & Environment.

Minister of Research and Technology Mr. Gusti Muhammad Hatta officially opened the conference and exhibition on 17 June 2014 at Nusa Dua Hall 5.

With the official theme “Green Palm Oil for Food Security and Renewable Energy”, the conference was attended by 700… more »

Bali and Beyond Travel Fair (BBTF) 2014

DPD ASITA BALI with the support of the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy organized the first ever Bali and Beyond Travel Fair (BBTF) 2014 in Nusa Dua Hall Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center fro, 10 to 14 June 2014. It brought together 500 domestic and international sellers and more than 300 sellers from 33 Indonesian provinces and numerous countries around the world involving Corporations, Travel Agents, Resort and Hotel Chains, Cruise Operators, Convention Planners, Venue Operators and Travel Buyers.

The two and a half days travel fair was officially… more »

82nd Annual Meeting of ICOLD (International Commission on Large Dams)

Indonesia for the second time has been chosen to host the prestigious Annual Meeting of ICOLD, since it was organized in Jakarta 28 years ago in 1986. This year Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center was proud to host the meeting which was held on 2 June until 6 June.

With the theme “Dams in Global Environmental Challenges”, The 82nd Annual Meeting of ICOLD is officially started on 2 June attended by 1600 participants from 76 countries, in conjunction with exhibition which participated by 87 exhibitors included of 45 exhibitors from… more »