24th August – 2nd September 2015, 49 participants. 22 different countries. Coming to ITS, Surabaya. Becoming new family from once completely strangers. Through 10-day experience of CommTECH Camp Highlight 2015. Though it is over, the memories will stay in one’s mind, about what were done in each day. Here they are!
In 3 days, more than 30 students from some universities (universities in Indonesia and also abroad) varying from undergraduate till postgraduate degree presented their ideas or research in this conference held by Kumamoto University (KU) Japan together with Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS) Surabaya, Indonesia
The beginning of a new semester, 38 ITS International Students and 42 ITS Indonesian Students consist of ITS Students Club (well known as UKM (Unit Kegiatan Mahasiswa) and International Office Volunteers went to rural village `, Malang, East Java – Indonesia to experience a real Indonesian life for 3 days. There were 5 Students Club joining this camp, Paduan Suara Mahasiswa (Choir),Tiyang Alit (Drama Theater), Perisai Diri (Martial Arts), Cinta Rebana (Tambourine Club), and UKTK (Indonesia Tradisional Arts).
Cars named Widya Wahana V made by the team from Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS) successfully completed the annual solar-powered car race World Solar Challenge (WSC) in 2015 in Australia, Saturday (24/10). The car managed to finish the race as far as 3,000 kilometers from Darwin to Adelaide. This is the second time the ITS to represent Indonesia in the prestigious competition.
14 staffs of ITS do internship to 7 universities in Thailand for 2 weeks
Twenty-five delegations from student unions of ITS (Ormawa ITS) went to 5 different universities in Malaysia and learnt how student unions there work from 11 October till 17 October 2015
We bring Australia, UK, Taiwan, Japan, and many more, closer to ITS toward the InternationalInsight Expo - Intercultural Festival 2015. It is the annual event of International Office that aims to spread internationalization, insight, and information for all ITS academicians toward an education fair. Besides, the theme of the program which is \\\"Preparing ITS to face AEC 2015\\\" is also gives reflection of how close we are to face ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) 2015, and what we have done to prepare for it. This year is the second year of the event which held for two days in front of Architecture department from 9 am to 5 pm. There are 7 partnership from Kumamoto University Liaison Office, Coventry University liaison Office, SUN Education, AUG Student Services, The British Institute (TBI), Kelt, and Taiwan Education Center (TEC). Not only that, International Insight Expo is also provide booths from International Office that gives information about research, exchange, summer program, scholarships for postgraduate program, workshops, etc. which is being offered for ITS student.
Continuing the success of the first Global Competency Workshop (GCW) in 2015, ITS
International Office held the second GCW. Sequence topics were discussed along nine days that
assembled in three weeks consecutively, started from Thursday (8/10).
In the beginning of the workshop, participants were given some facts and reasons why we should
go global. Then, Global Opportunities and Qualifications Reference Framework (QRF)
materi’were given to open the participant’s mind. There are some new topics discussed along
this workshop such as Global Thingking, Delivering Ideas, and Discussion Ethics. This topics
aimed to prepare participants to be able to work and to discuss with people from abroad.
The main topic discussed with more than 50 students were about preparing Application
Document, writing Bussiness Letter, creating powerfull Curriculum Vitae, and successing
Interview. Every session in this workshop was given by expert speakers, such as application
document topic by Dr. Dhany Arifianto ST, M.Eng as the reviewer of LPDP Scholarship,
Lobbying and Negotiation by Achmad Rizal Mustaqiem who has travelled to USA for joining as
the delegation for Harvard Model United Nation, Do & Don’t and Tips Trick by Shelvy E
Santoso who also has so many international exposures in USA, Japan, and Malaysia by fully
To refresh the participant’s mind, there was also outbond session where they played some games
with international students. This session intends to make participants engange and feel the
In the end of this program, Dr Maria Anityasari, Head of ITS International Office, also gave
brief closing remarks. She stated that it is important for students to win the competition with
foreigner, but the most important is having nationality and noble personality. That is the reason,
beside learning about global competencies, participants were also learned to be discipline and be
punctual as part of the character building.
Community and Technological Camp (CommTECH) Insight 2016 Continuing the success of 2012 to 2015 Community and Technological Camp (CommTECH), ITS International Office is again holding CommTECH Insight 2016 with couple new innovations. This time, CommTECH Camp Insight that will be held on 25 January – 3 February 2016 will offer 2 credit for participants who