JAKARTA (UNAS) – In order to Increase Research and International Publication the government through the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education. Directorate General for Strengthening Research and Development re – organized exhibition by theme “Strengthening Research in Universities and Litbang Institute to Enhance National Competitiveness” this Event was held on Tuesday (6/12) at the Millennium Hotel in Jakarta was attended by the Minister of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia, Muhammad Nasir.
There are several category in this exhibition which followed by several universities and research institute they are : food self- Sufficiency, Drug Development and Health Technology, Information and Communication Technology, Advanced Materials and Disaster Management. In this event Universitas Nasional show their excellent research product which focus on food self-sufficiency and Information and Communication Technology. There are seven research and development that were showed in this event : The results of studies mushrooms, honey, plant pachira, meatballs of banana, alternative food, conservation and information and communication technology.Muhammad Nasir optimistic about the potential of Human Resources (SDM) in Indonesia which come from academics and practitioners are able to become a leader in Southeast Asia in terms of Research and International Publication.
“By Publishing the Ministerial Regulation Number 106 2016 he expected that Indonesian’s Professor and Associate Professor are required to conduct international publications anually . If it can be done well, he said that it was not impossible with the number of professors as many as 6000 people and as many as 31000 people of Associate Professor, Indonesia can be the leader in terms of research and publications International, “said Muhammad Nasir
Nasir also added that the Government of Indonesia in this case through The Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education ( Kemenristekdikti) has issued a budget of 1.7 trillion Rupiah for helping the development of research and observation in several areas. He Expected in 2017 the rules about the Rector selection, The obligation for making international publications, and making the prototype in grade nine has implemented.