SBM ITB held an annual event Leadership Night 2018, on 24 October 2018. Inviting Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Ignasius Jonan as a keynote speaker, he shared his leadership experience with a theme, Leading the Change: Stories of Transformational Journey in Indonesian Institutions.
An eye opening session, the minister delivered his talk in a fresh and casual style. He shared his stories in transforming institutions during his time as the CEO of PT KAI, Minister of Transportation, and now as the Minister of Energy. “Some recipes for institutional transformation: do it fast, but still delivered, put your whole life on the transformation process, most often, put fresh blood to the organization is necessary,” said Jonan.
The session then followed by the Award Ceremony of TK Low Scholarships for 10 outstanding undergraduate students. The TK Low Scholarship is an appreciation to Dato’ Dr. Low Tuck Kwong, the founder and chairman of Bayan Resources Group, for his dedication in the education of young generation and his contribution to the development of SBM ITB.
The Leadership Night is an insightful session for SBM ITB’s students, lecturers, alumni, and industry partners. The event is to highlight the contribution and achievement of a prominent leader in the nation. Opened by a welcoming note from the Deputy Director of Jakarta Campus, Dr. Yudo Anggoro, and the Vice Rector ITB for Public Administration, Alumni, and Communication, Dr. Miming Mihardja, this event also featured the awarding ceremony for the best students, lecturers, alumni, and employee. Presenting the award, there were prominent business leaders such as Betty Alisjahbana of Majelis Wali Amanat ITB, and Fawzy Siddik of Ericsson.