Dr. Mari Elka Pangestu discusses our Creative Economy
Leonard Theosabrata Interviews Dr. Mari Elka Pangestu
Whiteboard Journal had the opportunity to talk to Mari Pangestu about the future of Indonesia’s creative economy at the Goods Dept in Jakarta.
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01/20/12 · 38,724 Views
Dr. Mari Pangestu was Indonesia’s Minister of Trade from 2004 to 2011, before the appointment of her current cabinet position as Minister of the newly foundedMinistry of Tourism & Creative Economy. Mari Pangestu has been active in the current government approach towards creative sectors of the economy, inspiring the concept of Indonesia’s contemporary creative sector.
The current Minister of Tourism & Creative Economy of Indonesia is renowned as an effective public speaker and innovator. Mari Pangestu is widely recognized by the international media, serving in the Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies founded by the Indonesia of the Australian National University, the Board of External Editors of the Asian Journal of Business (University of Michigan) and also the co-coordinator of the Task Force on Poverty and Development for the United Nations Millennium Project. She obtained her Bachelors and Masters degree from the Australian National University, and her doctorate in Economics from University of California at Davis, United States.
Whiteboard Journal Roundtable Vol.14: Dr. Mari Elka Pangestu
Hosted by: Leonard Theosabrata
Director of Photography: Heru Admadja
Editor: Ken Jenie
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