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Youth Speak Forum Purwokerto 2018 : Developing City through Creativepreneurship

CENTRAL JAVA – PURWOKERTO – AIESEC in Universitas Soedirman held YouthSpeak Forum Purwokerto 2018 (12/05), The event were  attended by representatives from the community and influencers sector. YouthSpeak Forum Purwokerto is aim to give insight about the progress of Purwokerto city in the digital era to the youth there. In this year YouthSpeak Purwokerto 2018, themed Developing city through Creativepreneurship.

The event was held with the hope of increasing the youth insight about  creative business opportunities in Purwokerto and surrounding areas, also giving them new perspective on contributing as Agent of Change through creating innovative business with high leadership, creativity and having good values within Purwokerto.

The event was held at Oemah Daun Restaurant and has several tracks of sessions such as:  (keynote session), workshop (master class), and YouthSpeak Competitions. For seminars, was filled by influencers and communities representative that have the same objective and vision towards Purwokerto development, all of the speakers are :  Rifqi Meidianto (LCP AIESEC in UNSOED), Anggit Pandu (CEO & Founder Banyumas Creative), and Hebbie Agus Kurnia (CEO @luarsekolah and @ alphacreative). In the Workshop ssession, we are talking about How to maintain business and How to start to be Creativepreneur to be filled by Anggit Pandu (CEO of Banyumas Creative).

Through all of this session, it is hoped, that the delegates later would submit their ideas of social enterprises to AIESEC Indonesia, that will received opportunities of having training and incubation process of their ideas to ensure that their ideas is going to be implemented in real life.

Youth Speak Forum Jember 2018 : Activating Youth Potential in Jember for Economic Social Development Through Digitalization

Ryan Daniel Pakpahan, National Head of Outgoing Global Entrepreneur and Talent Programme as speaker at Youth Speak Forum Jember 2018.

EAST JAVA-JEMBER, May 13, 2018. Explore the potential of youth in Jember, AIESEC in Universitas Jember held Youth Speak Forum 2.0 with the theme “Activating Youth Potential in Jember for Economic Social Development Through Digitalization”. The purpose of the Youth Speak Forum is not only to provide insight to youth in Jember, but also aim to provide new insight that will be useful for youth who wants to build their own Start Up. Youth Speak Forum 2.0 takes the theme of SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) number 8 (Decent Work and Economic Growth) and SDGs number 17 (Partnership for the Goals).

By looking at today’s development, proving that technology plays an important role to make Indonesia better, especially Jember. But unfortunately in Jember today the utilization of technology is still very low compared with other cities in Indonesia. For this reason, the Youth Speak This year is entitled “Activating Youth Potential in Jember for Economic Social Development Through Digitalization” which aimed to increase the sensitivity of youth in Jember to be able to take advantage of technology development in the world today.

Youth Speak Forum 2.0 was held at the Auditorium of the Faculty of Social and Political Science on Saturday, May 13, 2018. In this event AIESEC in Universitas Jember presents three highly competent speakers in its field. Among them are: Anggis Dinda Pratiwi Head of Public Relation at YOI, Ryan Daniel Pakpahan National Head of Intership AIESEC Indonesia, and Axel Giovanni Gus – Ning Jember 2015.

In this Youth Speak Forum participants not only sit quietly and listening to the material but also actively and critically being attentive as they were really concern to prepare theirself for facing future challenges with technology, which done with a workshop session where the participants can create their own project idea idea to be able to make Indonesia even Jember becomes better.

In the workshop we discussed three things that are considered important to be improved in terms of utilization of technology that consists of: Tourism, Trade, and Agroindustry. In this event the chairman of AIESEC in Jember University said that the city of Jember has a lot of potential, for example in terms of global tourism through Jember Fashion Carnival event, this resulting a good profit in many hotels, malls and other tourist areas in Jember. This kind of activities should be exist more in Jember, and we believe that youth has their powerful role to help the economic development in Jember through their creative ideas.

Youth Speak Forum Malang 2018 : Activate Youth to Collaborate Through Digital Entrepreneur Movement to Increase Economic Growth in Malang

EAST JAVA – MALANG, Sunday, May 12, 2018, AIESEC UMM held an annual event called Indonesia Youth Speak Forum. The Youth Speak forum is a forum for youths to come up with ideas that can help solve existing problems in their environment based on the theme of the SDGs used by Youth Speak that year, according to the tagline of the Youth Speak: Let Your Voice Be Heard.

Youth Speak itself is held in several cities in Indonesia. In 2018, AIESEC UMM had the opportunity to hold the Youth Speak event for the first time as a start-up cluster in Malang. The SDGs theme used by the Youth Speak event this year is SDGs number 17, Partnership For The Goals and the main theme is about Digital Enterpreneurial.

The event was held on May 13, 2018 at Grage Hotel Malang which was attended by several speakers namely M Ziaelfikar Albaba (CEO and, M Miftahul Huda (CEO of Inagata), Elang Baskoro Edi (CEO of Horizon Creative), Andina Paramitha (Director of Ngalup.Co). The theme of AIESEC UMM for Youth Speak is Activate Youth to Collaborate Through Digital Enterpreuner Movement to Increase Economic Growth in Malang. With SDGs taken is number 17 (Partnership For the Goals) and number 8 (Economic Growth).

The reason why AIESEC UMM took the theme is because of real situation in Malang City where many young people in Malang are creative and have various business ideas, but they still do not know how to spell their ideas. And because many young business people in Malang who opened the business only for personal profit and not for the surrounding community. So one of the goals from Youth Speak Malang is to invite young people in the city to start running a business that also can provide benefits to the community in Malang and solve existing problems in the environment in accordance with the SDGs.

Youth Speak Forum Bogor 2018 : Expanding Potential Business Through Digitalization

Givari Rizky CO Founder of Bookabuku and Bookasession.

WEST JAVA, BOGOR – Youth Speak Forum is an international youth movement aimed at raising awareness to the SDGs by gathering youth in one place to promote their ideas and convert their ideas by collaboration into action. In Indonesia, the Youth Speak Forum was held at 13 universities in Indonesia, one of them are in Bogor Agricultural University (IPB). Youth Speak in Bogor itself took the theme “Expanding Potential Business through Digital Approach” based on SDGs number 17 “Partnership for global goals” and SDGs number 8 “Decent Work and Economic goals.” The event was held on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at CCR Auditorium .

The event opened with the opening words from AIESEC president in IPB, Muhammad Defrianto and OCP Youth Speak in Bogor, Dellia Shanie. After that continued with the first session of the seminar with various speakers such as Afifa Urfani, Head of Marketing CROWDE, Majid Siregar, Co-Founder of Banana Pirates, and Yuke Sri Rahayu, Kasubdit Perbakan Syariah Bekraf. The seminar was led by Arga Putra Panatagama, Mapres 1 IPB as Moderator. After the seminar is over, there is a panel discussion session between participants and speakers.

The event continued with Workshop by Start up Bookabuku. In this Workshop, participants are divided into three materials according to their field and interests. The first workshop with speaker Givary Rizki, CEO of Bookabuku themed “Generate & Speed ​​Up Your Business with the Most Effective Tactics”. In this workshop, the speaker will give tips on how to develop start-up business from the idea that already exist in us. The second workshop was presented by Rani Soebijantoro, CBDO of Bookabuku themed “Inspire Whereever You are, So People will become your team & purchase your product “. This workshop will teach participants how to do  good Personal-Branding. The third workshop was hosted by Nito Waruwu, Digital Marketing Lead of Bookabuku themed “Make your Digital-age Customer Listen through story branding”. This workshop will teach participants how to become a Marketers in the digital era After the workshop session, there was an announcement about Youth Speak Competition , where participants are given a week to pitching their idea of ​​Start Up, and later their ideas will be submitted in Youth Speak Competion by AIESEC Indonesia.

Youth Speak Forum Jakarta 2018 : Activating Youth in Jakarta by Spreading Awareness and Encourage Them About Digital Entrepreneurship

DKI Jakarta – Jakarta , The 2018 Youth Speak Forum was held in Wisma BNI 46, Sudirman, Jakarta, on Saturday, the 12th of May.  The registration for the delegates was opened at 8 AM and the event started at around 09:30. The delegates were welcomed by the LCP of AIESEC in UI and the OCP for Youth Speak Forum 2018 through their speeches. After that, the first session, which was the keynote session started. There were three speakers who brought up different themes to talk about. The first speaker was Sofian Hadiwijaya whom talked about how to create ideas to build your own company. Hengki Sihombing followed next by bringing up a topic of scaling up your start-up for long term sustainable growth. Aldi Adrian from Mandiri Capital was the last keynote speaker and brought up the issue of solving business funding challenges. The three speakers then sat together for a round of Q&A session. The session was brought up in a light and fun vibe by the speakers while also having its own serious vibes. The delegates were then given time for coffee break.

The next session was the panel discussion session. In this session, four speakers sat on the stage while discussing things around digital entrepreneurship. The speakers mentioned were Irsan Aria from Fave, Tessa Tamin from Unilever, Ria Sarwono from CottonInk, and Tri Nuraini from Quipper. The speakers were very warm, open, and were playful with one another which made this session filled with fun and lots of laughter, yet still very informative and beneficial for the delegates. Each speaker talked about their experience on how they got to where they are now. Every speaker had different stories brought up in very interesting and intriguing ways. This session was also closed with a round of Q&A session.

The last session was the workshop. In the last session, delegates were able to choose one of three options of workshop backgrounds. Iyus Usman Al Idrus from Sinergi Muda brought up a topic concerning socio-preneur. Kristian Harahap brought up a topic about fashion, while Sabarudin Adinugroho brought up a background of e-commerce. Each workshop had its own room for different backgrounds. This session was done so that delegates could focus more on the things they were curious or passionate about. They were also able to pitch in their ideas and received feedbacks from the speakers.

After a long day filled with knowledge sharing sessions, networking with other people, laughter, joy, and free ice cream, youth speak forum came to an end. All the delegates and the moderator took pictures together and everyone went home with smiles on their faces.

Youth Speak Forum Yogyakarta 2018 : Activating You(th) Through Socio-Cultural Technology

Kevin Liliana, Miss International 2017 as one of the speakers at Youth Speak Forum AIESEC UGM 2018



DIY Yogyakarta -Yogyakarta, AIESEC in Universitas Gadjah Mada is holding YouthSpeak Forum Yogyakarta 2018 (12/05). This event is attended by government sector representative, private sector, and influencer. This event aims to increasing cultural values in digital era. This 2018 YouthSpeak Forum Yogyakarta themed Activating Youth Through Socio-Cultural Technology.

Through this event we wish to escalate youth understanding in startup and their capability eradicating social issues happened. Especially for the delegates, could give a positive impact for startup business in Yogyakarta as well as taking part of being agent of change and contribute in startup development in Yogyakarta.

The event is hold at University Club Hotel, Universitas Gadjah Mada and divided in Keynote Session, Master Class, and YouthSpeak Competitions. The keynote speaker is Kevin Lilliana (Miss International 2017), Samuel Abrijani Pangarepan B.Sc (Director General of Applications and Informatics), and Sayed Muhammad (Founding CEO

Master class is divided into three classes, the first one is Digital Marketing Class by Ossy Indra Wardhani (Head of Marketing and Corporate Relations of GDP Venture), the second is Product Development Class by Guntur Sarwohadi (Head of Product Digitaraya) and UI/UX Design Workshop by Arianti Sylvia (Digital Product Designer of EMTEK).

Afterwards, the YouthSpeak Competition is held in Digital Startup Idea Competitions, Delegates are grouped in plenary and share their mind and concern in social and cultural issues in vision sprint session by Sebastian Alex Dharmawangsa (Startup Holticulturist of Digitaraya).

Youth Speak Forum Solo 2018: Edge of Youth in Digital Entrepreneur Collaboration Era

Solo, Surakarta – May 13, 2018. AIESEC in Uiversitas Sebelas Maret held a youth activation event entitled Youth Speak Forum Solo 2018 with the theme of Edge of Youth in Digital Entrepreneur Collaboration Era. The forum aims to bring together youth in Solo with expert practitioners in the startup field, to create multi-generational discussions in order to get fresh ideas to make a good impact in Solo, especially in the economic sector. In appointing the theme, Youth Speak Forum Solo 2018 based the theme of SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) number 8 (Decent Work and Economic Growth) and SDGs number 17 (Partnership for the Goals).

Youth Speak Forum Solo held on May 12, 2018 at Hotel Aziza Ballroom, packed in a one-day event where during it, there are three main sessions consists of: Inspire, Engage, and Act. At the Inspire session, the participants met with three keynote speakers to hear their thoughts on start up development nowadays. At Engage sessions, participants discussin small forums guided by facilitators who are also CEOs and then submit their project ideas to be developed as a form of Act sessions.

Seeing the potential startup in the city of Solo for its happening among the youth, AIESEC in UNS invited 5 growing startup CEOs with their respective inspirational backgrounds, Irvandias Sanjaya (CEO Design For Dreams), Ryo Juara (CEO & Founder EVO & DELIVO), Carl Ideas (CEO of Ideasmart), Gisneo Pratala (CEO & Founder Wideoboard), and Agustinus Adhityap (CEO Triponyu).

Rahmi, one of the participants who is a student of Industrial Engineering UNS admitted motivated because of this event. “I feel dare to not just be a formal worker, instead everyone have their own passion, so just do what you like and passionate for.” said Rahmi.

During the session, Gisneo, one of the speakers emphasized the message “make your business as something that you love, why do I need to be here and why I do not have to be there. Do not do something we are not good at.”

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The delegates of MBC AIESEC Indonesia 2018 vibing with other delegates.

CENTRAL JAVA, SEMARANG – It’s been 3 months since the 2018 term of our Local Committee been run, a lot of learning, strategies, and thoughts been implemented, as the first 100 days of every term is the most crucial thing to be concerned, we held Management Board Conference 2018, to review our past 100 days performances and try to set a new milestone for upcoming period.

In this Management Board Conference, we divided the objectives of the conference into two main objectives which are: Performance. Proejct and Strategies Review, and Member Capacity Building and Succession. In project and strategies review, We will review every project and strategy that has been implemented during 1819 term. It starts from Feb-April 2018, and to know the relevancy of national projects towards organization growth. In Member capacity building and succession, we would like to give more education  to the member, especially in managing a team, achieving  team goals, and striving for excellence to achieve personal development. Both of these objectives are crafted into several session that delivered within 4 days of conference.

This is also the last conference for some National Board Member, may we left the best legacy for the better of our organization.

As we are usually put the current national team to deliver the session, now we spice up the delivery, by inviting few externals and alumna of AIESEC Indonesia, to give our delegates various insightful thoughts from the former member of this organization. Though some of the things may change, but we are still in the same drive and value, that makes it is needed to listen how our former, maintain their energy, focus, and spirit while being member of organization also manage your time as students. The alumna are not just coming for the talkshow, but also indulging the delegates with knowledges and perspectives with their expertise through an upclose workshop session, where delegates are divided into few groups based on their current role in Local Committee.


In talkshow we have our very own Mrs. Dian Irawati currently as Director BOI Research Services Indonesia and Mr. Irwin Sjafril who currently as Country HR Director Phillips Indonesia, continued after the session, we have workshops from Edwin Khrishnariadi Djakaria as Director Stevland Bridge who gather with all of our Local Committee President, with workshop called CEO Bootcamp. In another part of the hotel we have Mr. Khaleed Hadi Pranowo as Master Of Coin IMPALA SPACE that talks about Customer Experience and Mr. Anthony Reza as Co Founder & CEO GetCraft Indonesia bringing workshop about Organizational Relation. All of them are AIESEC Indonesia Alumna that having exquisite after life experience after in AIESEC, we couldn’t be more happier than having opportunities to share and discuss about our organization with them.  Last but not least we have aexternal session from Christopher Tobing as Managing Director S.E.A at Big Change Agency Indonesia, with the topic called Reinvent Myself, we are all drown by the inspirational story of him, and how bold he is to stay strue to what he believes in and make it all happen.

Current President of AIESEC in Netherland, Dennis C Amoey 2017/2018

This conference resulting a good impact to delegates, as we seen from how they try to be attentive and proactive in every session they attend, and we are hoping this would be continued until the end of their term, as we can see it through their performances progress, as we also acknowledge their first period during feb-april performances into few awards categories.  AIESEC Indonesia also would like to thank AIESEC in Universitas Diponegoro for hosting this conference, also to Dennis C. Amoey current President of AIESEC in Netherland 2017/2018 for being our Conference Chairman that assist all of the facilitator also delegates to have mutual connection and owning the conference in the best way we can.

Congratulations for Entities who won the awards, may this will leverage your performance and achievements better



JAKARTA, SABANG – INDONESIA IMPACT CIRCLE is back again, and in this 2.0 session we are discussing about “Muda(h) Berkarya” or Innovate Easily. As INDONESIA IMPACT CIRCLE aim to give a different topic every month that align with current issues among youth, and since we are seeing the emerging number of start-ups in Indonesia that owned by inviduals under 30 years old, we are pretty sure it is a must topic to talk about.

We invited young CEOs with various focus of business, and also our representative from AIESEC Indonesia. We open the session by listening to inspirational thoughts from Rani Soebijantoro, Co-Founder of Bookabuku and Bookasession, a platform to lend books and also, they held several empowering and development workshops with topics or materials from books that they already read, impressive!. Rani Talks about her struggling back then as a victim of bully, try her best to stay in her boldness, and convert the negativity surround her into a positive business as now we called as Bookabuku and Bookasession. The second keynote session coming from our current President of AIESEC Indonesia 2017/2018, talking about the perks of being Inonesian youth, what are things that actually we should be grateful of, and try to turn all of this resources into impactful objects that could affect bigger societies. Fajri told us a lot of data about our resources, with his background in Engineering mixed with his work now as Country Director/President of AIESEC Indonesia, makes the discussion more relevant, and yet awakening at the same time. The third speaker coming from CEO of , an audiobook platform, to help people in needs (blind people) to enjoy books equally as other people. Represent by their CMO Fandi Andrian, we are mesmerized by the courage they take to touch this problem, and having a lot of discussions with people in needs, to make their platform suitable with their user. The three of them offer different kind of experiences but equallt motivating the attendants.

AIESEC Indonesia President 1718 Rahmat Fajri giving Appreciation to Rani Soebijantoro Co-Founder of Bookabuku and Bookasession

Just like usual, the most awaited session which is panel discussion comes in, as the attendants rushingly raise their hands to ask few questions to our panelist that also stand as our speakers that day, it is a good thing seeing how the attendants try to know more about how we can embrace every opportunity also try to sustain our ideas so that it will not just a one time implementation, but continuously impacting and affecting surroundings.

AIESEC Indonesia President 1718 Rahmat Fajri giving Appreciation to Fandi Andrian CMO of

We closed the session with a simple conclusion, one of the delegates ask a tricky question said “Why Now?” , the panelist took silence for a minute, and Rani comes up with a bold answer said “Because why not?”, and suddenly we are all smiling while nodding to the answer. A simple yet true answer, that contains of deeper meaning, that somehow we build walls surround us with our own thoughts that makes us afraid to embrace things ahead, while in fact, it’s a matter of how good you want to try, and how commit you want to realized your ideas.

Rahmat Fajri giving his session, and starting it fresh.

We end up that day happily, and some of the delegates are running straight to our speakers for having another discussion and networking with others. INDONESIA IMPACT CIRCLE as community format of AIESEC Indonesia not only offering a space to gathered, but also space to network and wider your circle throughout the event, so create your circle with us?


All of attendants and Indonesia Impact Circle 1.0 Speakers

JAKARTA, RAWADOMBA – It was a bright day in April, 1st 2018, where AIESEC Indonesia held it first gathering with their partners and few externals that having interest with the existence of AIESEC Indonesia. under the name of INDONESIA IMPACT CIRCLE, we aim to wider our network and existence to bigger scope of youth and backgrounds. Packaged in a talkshow and short keynote session, this monthly aimed event, offers an intimate session between our speakers, partners, and externals.

In this first event, we comes up with a fascinating topic which “Build The Real You” with thoughtful and inspirational speakers such as: Mr. Ali Zainal Abidin as Co-Founder of I’m On My Way, a platform for everyone who is in a high level of curiosity of seeking their ultimate passion in life, and Ms. Azalia Zatadini, as the current National Head  of Organizational Development AIESEC Indonesia, also the elected President of AIESEC Indonesia for 2018/2019.

Located in Masa Lalu Kafe, we are running an intimate 2 hours session along with the delegates, starting from the keynote session from each speakers talking about, “How we can actually detect our passion in life?” Then continued with “How we can be authentic and audacious with our passion”, delegates are inspired with the beauty of digging ourself deeper, and we are all understand that we can never compare ourselves to others while we are in the process of searching our passion, everyone has their own way to find it.

When the talkshow starts, we gave the time for the attendants to ask few questions to our beloved speakers. Of all the questions appeared, Mr. Ali from I’m on My Way, gave us a good metaphoric answer about finding our passion. “the seeking of passion, should be seen as how every detectives solve their cases, it needs detailed attention on small things, and try as frequent as we can to construct all of the things into one conclusion, that’s why we are all born as detectives actually, and our biggest quest is finding the passion and goals in life”, this answer suddenly break laughter in the room.

Session with Mr. Ali Zaenal Abidin Co-Founder of I’m on My Way

We end up the event, with a good conclusion that, we are all need to build ourself as real as we can, and start looking for our own passion from now on, because passion not always comes from big things, but also small things that we’ve done in our daily basis.

Indonesia impact Circle 1.0, is a new community format from AIESEC Indonesia to gather more youth to collaborate together with us, monthly every attendants will received newsletter about our current updates, and also monthly we will held various engagement event, to keep our connection better.

Join our circle will you?