Online Summer Course 2021
Tropical Wisdoms and Treasuries

The UNPAD Graduate School explores some of the exciting works related to Tropical Wisdoms and Treasuries. In this course, both theoretical and empirical aspects will be covered. The course should be of interest to graduate students, young academics, professionals and institutions who want to expand their knowledge and to acquire solid and practical tools for field works. Both Indonesian and international students are eligible to apply.
This summer course will be held for 2 weeks (October 4-15, 2021). All the topics in the course will be delivered in English. During the course, faculties are available to discuss research ideas and projects with program participants.


  • Treasures from tropical pollinating insects, Prof. Morio Tsukada, Mie University, Japan
  • Learnings from low carbon emission society (The case of Kampung Naga and Kampung Baduy), Prof. Johan Iskandar, Universitas Padjadjaran
  • Socio-ecological aspects of Traditional bio-production systems in tropical countries, Prof. Parikesit, Universitas Padjadjaran
  • Environmental sustainability of traditional batik industry, Associate Prof. Sunardi, Universitas Padjadjaran
  • Indigenous biotechnology in producing traditional West Java fermented snacks, Associate Prof. Anas, Universitas Padjadjaran
  • Improving local tomatoes quality for health, Prof. Hiroshi Ezura, Tsukuba University, Japan
  • Health and therapeutic multicultural communication, Prof. Dedy Mulyana, Universitas Padjadjaran
  • Challenges in the production of Butterfly Pea for the natural color industry, Dr. Vegel Concibidou, Sensient Colors, LLC, USA
  • Diversification of honey sweet potato from Cilembu West Java, Associate Prof. Agung Karuniawan, Universitas Padjadjaran
  • Public policy for asset management in tropical area, Prof. Sung Min Park, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea
  • Digital tourism during the pandemic era, Prof. Hyung Jun Park, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea

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Registration started on July 01, 2021

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