The 10th AUN/SEED-Net Regional Conference on Electrical and Electronics Engineering 2017 (RCEEE 2017) and 18th International Seminar on Intelligent Technology and Its Application 2017 (ISITIA 2017) was organized successfully by Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS) in Surabaya, Indonesia on 28-29 August 2017 under the theme “Strengthening The Link Between University Research and Industry to Support ASEAN Energy Sector”.

Around 150 participants from our Member institutions in ASEAN and Japan as well as from public and private sectors attended the event. The session started off with a keynote speaker from academia, Prof. Junya Suehiro from Kyushu University, followed by Prof. Naoki Hayakawa from Nagoya University, Prof. Ontoseno Penangsang from ITS, and Prof. Jun-ichi Takada from Tokyo Institute of Technology. There was also one speaker from an industrial sector, Mr. Nuswanggono. The keynote lecturers all shared their knowledge and experience, which attracted a number of audience.

The program was followed by a lot of interesting presentations in parallel session and poster session. This contributed to fruitful discussion, knowledge sharing, and networking among participants. On the second day, the participants had a chance to visit ITS’s campus and laboratories in the morning, and PT. Bambang & Djaja Transformer factory in the afternoon.

In this regards, the 6th Field Management Meeting (FMM) was also held to discuss the operation and future direction of our program. The participants of FMM were representatives from ASEAN Host Institution in Electrical and Electronics field, Japanese Supporting Universities and AUN/SEED-Net Secretariat.

The 11th Regional Conference on Electrical and Electronics Engineering in 2018 will be announced soon. For the upcoming event, keep in touch with us at www.seed-net.org.