Senator Nyoman Rudana Participated in THE INDONESIAN REGIONAL INVESTMENT FORUM ( IRIF ) 2008

Posted in INDONESIAN REGIONAL INVESTMENT FORUM 2008, RUDANA - THE INDONESIAN SENATOR with tags , on October 1, 2008 by Nyoman Rudana

Senator Nyoman Rudana Participated The INDONESIAN REGIONAL INVESTMENT FORUM (  IRIF  ) 2008, 26 – 27 May 2008 at Ritz Carlton Hotel, One Pasific Place, Jakarta




Investment Forum ( IRIF )  2008, 26 – 27 May 2008 in The Ritz Carlton Hotel , One Pasific Place, Jakarta. It brought a topic of Reaching for the tipping point: Emerging Indonesia 2008. IRIF is the leading forum for investment in Indonesia. Investors can meet directly with the Indonesian leadership and discuss projects for investment from a wide range of industry sectors including mining & energy, oil & gas, agribusiness and tourism.  It hosted by The House of Regional Representatives of The Republic of Indonesia ( DPD – RI ) and inaugurated by President SBY.

I,Thaksin Sinawatra, former Prime Minister of Thailand, and senator Hamdhani from Central Kalimantan.

With fellow DPD member Hamdhani from West Kalimantan( left ), business woman Mien Uno and his son Sandiaga Uno, and Mrs. Siti Nurbaya, Secretary General of DPD RI.

This forum was organized by Global Initiative and initiated by the Regional Representatives Council (DPD – RI ). President SBY inaugurated it on 26 May 2008. Global Initiative is an organization which promotes positive social change and sustainable global development through international events and media projects.







 Kenichi Ohmae



IRIF 2008 was  attended by around 1,000 participants and invited many top notch speakers including former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, the chief commissioner of Malaysia’s Sima Darby, Tun Musa Hitam, and the CEO of Malaysia’s Khazanah Nasional, Dato Azman. Kenichi Ohmae,

described as ‘Mr Strategy’ worldwide and selected by The Economist as one of the top five management gurus in the world and the author of The End of the


Thaksin Sinawatra, former Prime Minister of Thailand







Among Indonesian government officials spoke at  the forum were  Trade Minister Mari Pangestu, Finance Minister Mrs. Sri Mulyani, Deputy Governor of the Indonesian Central Bank Mrs. Miranda Gultom, ,  and State Enterprises Minister Sofyan Djalil

Sri Mulyani ( left ) and Miranda Gultom ( center ).


Left to right : Dato Musa Hitam, Tanri Abeng, James Riady. and Sandiaga Uno