Yale Indonesia Forum 2010-2011

Graduate Student Coordinators:
Andrew Carruthers (Anthropology); Kevin Ko (History); Frank Dhont (History);
Kevin Fogg (History); Emily Gasser (Linguistics); Weixin Ng (Forestry and Environmental Studies

Undergraduate Coordinator:

Zhipeng Huan
g (Yale College)

Affiliate Coordinator, YIF Alumni
Thomas Conners
(Max Planck Inst)

Faculty Advisor
Indriyo Sukmono


July 14-15
YIF: 3rd INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, Diponegoro University, Semerang, Indonesia
"Social Justice and Rule of Law: Addressing the Growth of a Pluralistic Indonesian Democracy"
(Co-sponsored by Yale SEAS and Diponegoro University, Semerang, Indonesia)

October 7
Agus Suwignyo, Gadjah Mada University
"The Making of Public Intellectuality: Education, Citizenship and State Formation in Indonesia c. 1950-1958"

October 15
Dialog with Ajar Budi Kuncoro, the project manager for IRD-International Relief and Development,
Decentralized Basic Education in Central Java, Indonesia (2005-present). (Indonesian Lunch Table)

October 16
CIA-YIF FIFTH NORTHEASTERN CONFERENCE ON INDONESIA, Cornell University
Participants: Cornell Indonesia Association (CIA) and Yale Indonesia Forum (YIF)

November 6
INDONESIA CULTURE NIGHT - "Colors of the Archipelago"
Co-Sponsored by the Indonesian community in Connecticut and the Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia, New York City

November 10
Kala Mulqueeny, Senior Counsel, Asian Development Bank; Yale World Fellow 2010
"Environmental Enforcement in Indonesia"

November 18
Agung Prasetyo, Executive Director, The Indonesia Ecolableing Institute (LEI) Bogor, Indonesia
"LEI's Certification Benefit for Community Based Forest Management (CBFM) in Indonesia"

December 8
Martin Thiry, PhD candidate, Department of History, University of Haswaii at Manoa/East-West Center
"Colonial Policing in the Dutch East Indies: The Case of the Ambonese Gewapende Politie (1873-1945)"

January 26
Zulkifi bin Mohamad, Fulbright Scholar-Artist, Dance Department, UC Rivierside
Dialog / Discussion

February 19
CIA-YIF SIXTH NORTHEASTERN CONFERENCE ON INDONESIA, Yale University
Participants: Yale Indonesia Forum (YIF) Cornell Indonesia Association (CIA)

April 15-16
"CURRENT PERSPECTIVES ON PAPUA," YIF Spring Conference:

June 6
Workshop at TU Dortmund University, Germany (Jointly organized by YIF and Europe-Asia Interdisciplinary Research Unit, TU Dortmund University
"Indonesia's Past and Present Current Research Problems"

June 27-28
YIF: 4th IINTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, Yogyakarta State University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
"Enriching Future Generations: Education Promoting Indonesian Self-Development"
(Co-sponsored by YIF and Yogyakarta State University)