Yale Indonesia Forum 2011-2012

Graduate Student Coordinators:
Andrew Carruthers (Anthropology); Frank Dhont (History); Kevin Fogg (History);
Emily Gasser (Linguistics); Vanessa Hongsathavij (Political Science); Andre Rivier (International Relations)

Undergraduate Coordinator:

Taylor Purvis
(Yale College)

Faculty Advisor
Indriyo Sukmono


July 14-15
YIF: 4th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, Yogyakarta State University, Indonesia
"Enriching Future Generations: Education Promoting Indonesian Self-Development"

October 13
"Lessons Learned from Military Reform in Indonesia"
Andre Rivier, International Relations, Yale University
abstract >>


October 18
"Multilingual youth literacy and linguistic polycentricity in contemporary Indonesia"
Kristian Tamtomo, University at Albany
abstract >>

October 19
"National Directives and Community Empowerment: Public Health in Sleman Regency, DIY, Indonesia" Taylor Purvis, Yale College
abstract>>

October 22
CIA-YIF 7th NORTHEASTERN CONFERENCE ON INDONESIA
Organized and hosted by Cornell Indonesia Association (CIA) with Yale Indonesia Forum (YIF).
Program information>>

November 10
"Polling for Democracy: Public Opinion Polling and Political Change in Southeast Asia"
Ibrahim Suffian, Co-Founder & Director of Programs, Merdeka Center for Opinion Research; Yale World Fellow 2011. abstract and speaker info >>

November 29
"Indonesia, Open for Business: Opportunities and Challenges in Indonesia's Investment Climate"
Satiriantinah Bur Rasuanto, Chief of Staff to the Chairman of the Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board; Yale World Fellow 2011. abstract and speaker info >>

February 18
YIF-CIA 8th NORTHEASTERN CONFERENCE ON INDONESIA
Organized and hosted by Yale Indonesia Forum (YIF) with Cornell Indonesia Association (CIA)
program information >>

February 24
"Two Takes on Musical Genre and Hybridity in Indonesia:
Simfoni Kecapi and Campursari
"
R. Anderson Sutton, Professor School of Music, University of Wisconsin-Madison
abstract >>

March 21
"The Current State of the Indonesian Army"
John Lee, Southeast Asia Program, Cornell University
US Army Foreign Area Officer
abstract >>

March 30-31
YIF Spring Conference
"LANGUAGE IDEOLOGIES IN INDONESIA"
program information >>

April 12
"Environmental Implications of Land Use Policies in a Decentralized Indonesia"
Fitrian Ardiansyah, Australian National University (VIA SKYPE)
abstract >>

July 9-10
5th INTERNATIONAL INDONESIA FORUM CONFERENCE
Co-sponsors: -Yale Indonesia Forum & Gadjah Mada University
"Between the Mountain and the Sea: Positioning Indonesia"
information and call for papers >>