Talk: Undergraduate Application 1 - 2.30pm
Why Studying in the US Derianto Kusuma Stanford University
Community College Edwin Wibowo Diablo Valley College, University of California Berkeley
Freshman Application Jourdan Hussein Wesleyan University
Undergraduate Scholarship Gandabhaskara Saputra AMINEF
Moderated by: Marsha Sugana Vanderbilt University
Talk: Graduate Application 3.30 - 5pm
Science and Engineering School Willy Wiyatno Stanford University
Business School Danu Wicaksana Wharton School of Business - University of Pennsylvania
Law School Tiza Mafira Harvard Law School
Graduate Scholarship Gandabhaskara Saputra AMINEF
Moderated by: Stevia Angesty Stanford University
Speaker and Moderator Bio
Derianto Kusuma A geek by nature, Derianto has shown strong interests in programming since a young age, before finally obtaining a scholarship to study in the US. After graduating with a B.S. in Computer Science from Stanford University, he worked at Microsoft and LinkedIn, and only recently returned to Indonesia to start his own startup. He is passionate about making difference in Indonesia through tech entrepreneurship.
Edwin Wibowo Edwin received both his B.S. and M.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley. Additionally, he also acquired a certificate in the Management of Technology program from the same university. His current interest includes technology and startup business. He currently manages his own start-up company.
Jourdan Hussein Jourdan graduated from Wesleyan University, majoring in Government with a Certificate in International Relations. With the generosity of Freeman Asian Scholarship and the flexibility of a liberal arts curriculum, he spent 4 years taking classes ranging from economics to Chinese to taiko drumming and concert choir. He also spent a semester studying abroad in Amman, where Jourdan learned Arabic and Middle Eastern studies. Jourdan now works for the government and is interested in traveling in and out of the Nusantara archipelago.
Marsha Sugana Marsha Sugana is currently a third year undergraduate student at Vanderbilt University, majoring in Finance and Public Policy. Her passion lies in the intersection between law, finance and business.
Willy Wiyatno Willy Wiyatno graduated from Stanford University with MS and PhD and from University of Wisconsin-Madison with BSc, all in Chemical Engineering. He started his career working in a biotech company in San Francisco area. He then moved to a venture capital / debt company in Palo Alto after completing his CFA certification. He moved back to Indonesia to join McKinsey & Company and he is currently the Vice President Director of AMEC Berca Indonesia.
Danu Wicaksana Danu Wicaksana earned his bachelor and master degree in Chemical Engineering from ITB and University of Birmingham in the UK. He moved back to South East Asia in 2007, but instead of becoming an engineer as what his dad wanted, he joined McKinsey & Company as a management consultant. He spent 3.5 years there working for many clients from different industries. He is currently an MBA student at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton Business School. In addition to presiding over Wharton Southeast Asia Club, he is also a summer associate at Principia Management Group - Quvat, based in Jakarta and Singapore.
Tiza Mafira Tiza Mafira received her Bachelor of Laws (S.H.) degree in 2006 from Universitas Indonesia, and her Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree in 2010 from Harvard Law School. She is currently a corporate attorney in Jakarta, specializing in project finance, foreign direct investment, and energy/renewable energy projects. Her passion is in environmental law and climate change. She is an experienced debater and mooter with various awards to her name, and is still actively coaching university students.
Stevia Angesty Stevia Angesty earned her M.S. in Material Science and Engineering from Stanford University in 2012 and B.S.(Hon) in Chemistry with dual minor in Business and Materials Science and Engineering from University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign in 2010. She has strong interests in technology, business strategies, entrepreneurship, and culinary. She will be joining McKinsey & Company in 2012.
Suggested Readings from Indonesia Mengglobal
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Is It Better to Pursue Your Undergraduate Degree in Indonesia or in the U.S.? Marsha Sugana Vanderbilt University
Deciding Your Major: Finding Your Equilibrium of Academic Life Alicia Kosasih Boston University
Should I Go to Community College? Leonard Hartono UC Berkeley
Liberal Arts - the what, the why, and the comparison Martin Tjioe Stanford University
Was Pursuing an MBA Worth it? Sonita Lontoh Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
Hate It or Love It: Personal Statement Stevia Angesty Stanford University
Pursuing Medical/Surgical Recidency in the US: A Brief Overview Nurul Hariadi University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Prosedur Aplikasi Pendidikan Pasca Sarjana Andhika Sahadewa University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Beasiswa itu Mudah Dewi Greenjo University of Arkansas - Clinton School of Public Service
Research Assistantship Martin Tjioe Stanford University
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Beasiswa S1 100%: New York University Abu Dhabi Guinandra Jatikusumo New York University Abu Dhabi
Stanford Sloan Master's Program Dino Setiawan Stanford University
Foothill Community College Felicia Johanna Foothill Community College
Apa Artinya Menyandang Gelar Mahasiswa Harvard Donny Eryastha Harvard University: Kennedy School of Government
Belajar di MIT Kevin Soedyatmiko Massachusetts Institute of Technoogy
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