MoA with Jakarta’s Binus University
Handover of MoA for Five-Year Research Collaboration between Binus and Swinburne
by Annika Sutter 12 Dec 2016
A Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) was handed over on the afternoon of Friday the 9th December by Dr Religiana Hendarti of Binus University to A/Prof. Kurt Seemann, Director of Centre for Design Innovation (CDI), on behalf of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Research and Development, Prof. Aleks Subic.
The memorandum outlines the five-year research collaboration between the two universities and focuses on CDI’s Humanitarian Habitat and Design program which looks at the design of suitable, temporary shelters and facilities for after a disaster. In particular, the relationship centres on flood disasters in Jakarta, Indonesia.
We look forward to our ongoing relationship with Binus University, including initial fieldwork, a joint design workshop and exhibition, joint research papers and a student exchange program.
A/Prof. K Seemann (CDI), Dr. Religiana Hendarti (Binus), and Dr. Yenny Rahmayati (CDI)