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Conference programme

Wednesday, 25 November 2015

Session A: 08:00-10:45

Welcome and introduction

Registration and poster session (Pre-Function Room, 2nd floor)

Participants enter the room


Report; Organizing Committee; download

Remarks; Rector University of Indonesia (UI)

Remarks and opening: Director General, Directorate General for Learning and Student Affair, Ministry of Research and Higher Education, Republic of Indonesia (RI)

Keynote speech

Tracer Study Worldwide: New developments and old problems of tracer studies

Harald Schomburg, Germany download

Coffee break / Poster presentation

Session B: 11.00-12:30

New tracer study approaches; Chair Keiichi Yoshimoto, Japan

Tracer study results of Indonesian Universities 2014

Ahmad Syafiq, Sandra Fikawati, Ied Veda Sitepu, Rahmatullah; Indonesia; download

Oman Graduate Survey 2015. Gender issues in higher education and transition to the labor market

Fatma Al Hajri; Ministry of Higher Education, Oman; download

Lunch break

Session C: 13.30 – 15.00

Tracer studies in the VET sector; Chair Harald Schomburg, Germany

Experiences and results of the implementation of tracer studies in the VET sector of Indonesia

Ministry of Industry/Ministry of Manpower RI; download

Experiences and results of the implementation of tracer studies in the VET sector of Japan

Keiichi Yoshimoto; Kyusho University, Fukuoka, Japan; download

Technical & vocational skills training for the orphaned vulnerable youth of Malawi

Patrick Mputeni, TVET Authority, Malawi

Coffee and tea break

Session D: 15.30 – 17.00

Change of the employability of graduates: individual change and trend; Chair Vera Wolf, Germany

Changes in labour market adaptation of Master graduates over time

Liv Anne Støren and Jannecke Wiers-Jenssen; Nordic Institute for Studies in Innovation Research; Norway ; download

NEET a few days, NEET always in France?

Christine Guégnard, Jean-François Giret, Olivier Joseph; University of Burgundy, France; download

19.00-21.00 Diner with cultural programme


Balinese dance


Dinner and music

Featuring countries


Thursday, 26 November 2015

08:30-09:00 Poster presentation and discussion with presenters

Session E: 09:00-11:00

Tracer study methodology - experiences of institutional tracer studies; Chair Harald Schomburg, Germany

The development and use of online questionnaires with the open source software QTAFI; Tamara Arutyunyants; University of Kassel, Germany; download

The reliability of retrospective panel data concerning first job characteristics; Lars Müller; University of Kassel, Germany; download

5 years experience of tracer study Universitas Indonesia: some lessons learned and important findings; Sandra Fikawati and Ahmad Syafiq; University of Indonesia; download

Innovation and Implementation. ITB Tracer Study (2012-2015); Bambang Setia Budi; Angga Dinan A; Institut Technoloy Bandung, Indonesia; download

Session F: 11:00-12:30

Competence development; Chair Ruddy JS, Indonesia

Why measure competencies; Ied Sitepu; Indonesian Christian University, Jakarta, Indonesia; download

Competencies and work requirements - approaches and results; Keiichi Yoshimoto; Kyusho University, Fukuoka, Japan; download

The basic values of graduates of Faculty of Psychology Universitas Indonesia; Lucia RM Royanto, Faculty of Psychology, Universitas Indonesia; download

Lunch break

Session G1: 13:30-16:00

Different topics; Chair Ahmad Syafiq, Indonesia

Graduate survey on the professional masters and their employment in China; Yanhua Bao and Yonghong Ma; Beihang University, Beijing, China; download

Assessing the quality of Higher Education: uses and misuses of university rankings; Francesco Ferrante; AlmaLaurea and University of Cassino and Southern Lazio (UNICLAM), Italy; download

Struggling with perception of tracer study results within the University: A never ending story? Experiences from University of Kassel; Choni Flöther, Vera Wolf; University of Kassel, Germany; download

Session G2: 13:30-16:00

Utilization of institutional tracer studies; Chair Tamara Arutyunyants

Tracer study Faculty of Economics and Business Universitas Indonesia: Recommendation for improvements of the curriculum: Insights from TS 2013-2014; Sri Daryanti, Desti Fitriani, Elok Tresnaningsih; University of Indonesia;

Tracer study at the State Polytechnic of Sriwijaya; Indri Ariyanti, Adi Syakdani, Demby Pratama, Darmawan; State Polytechnic of Sriwijaya; download

Effects of curriculum and learning outcomes within alumni competencies: Case study vocational courses University of Indonesia; Dani Danial Kesa; University of Indonesia download

Relationship of Locus of Control and Career Decision Self Efficacy in Faculty of Psychology Universitas Indonesia Graduates; Stephanie Yuanita Indrasari; University of Indonesia; download

Colouring labour market with public health perspective; Robiana Modjo, Andini Imaniar Putri; University of Indonesia

Duration of job search of public health alumni; Sandra Fikawati, Ahmad Syafiq; University of Indonesia

Coffee and tea break / Poster presentation

Session H: 16:15-17.45

Panel discussion: Cohort of graduates or cohorts of beginners - Discussion of the pros and cons of two approaches; Moderator Ied Sitepu (Universitas Kristen Indonesia)

Bambang Setia Budi (ITB), Ahmed Syfiq (UI) and Harald Schomburg (INGRADNET)

Session I: 17:45-18:00

Closing of the EXLIMA conference