Schedule of the Expert Seminar in Indonesia 23-31 October, 2010



Pre-session in Jakarta



Arrival of the participants at Jakarta                                                                                                                                                             Alia Hotel

07:00 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.: Welcome Dinner



Urban Heritage Tour West Jakarta & North Jakarta

09:00 a.m. - 04:00 p.m.:
Griya BPPI (Indonesian Heritage Trust)
Heritage trail in the Monas, Presidential Palace & Menteng area (Central Jakarta)
Friday praying & lunch
Heritage trail in Batavia/Old City (North and West Jakarta)

07:00 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.: Meeting with the City Mayor of Northern Jakarta
Dinner and cultural performance



Departure to Yogyakarta

07.00 a.m.: Check out from hotel and go to Gambir Railway Station by taxi
08.00 a.m.: Departure to Jogjakarta by Argo Dwipangga train

Yogyakarta, 23-27 October 2010



Arrival of the participants at Yogyakarta

03.00 p.m.: Check in at Yogyakarta Plaza Hotel
06.30 p.m.: Welcome dinner at the "Gadri Resto" restaurant by UGM Bus



Introduction and Participatory Urban Appraisal (PUA) Yogyakarta

08.00 a.m.:
Overview of research area, guided by Ibu Rini, Pak Harsoyo, Pak Rony
09.00 a.m.:
Field excursion Yogya 1: The Challenge to preserve the urban heritage of public spaces (Malioboro and Alun-Alun) will 
be guided by Pak Rony
12.00 p.m.:
Lunch in the „Wijilan" restaurant
01.00 p.m.: Field excursion Yogya 2 and PUA: Community participation in public space development
(Gadjah Wong River Bank Area), will be guided by Ibu Rini
03.00 p.m.:
Field excursion Yogya 3: Community Heritage and Public Space (Kotagede), guided by Mas Kunto
07.00 p.m.:
Dinner at "Omah UGM" with cultural performance



PUBLIC SYMPOSIUM on Urban Public Space and Governance and POSTER SESSION of Forum network Gadjah Mada University (UGM), Yogyakarta, Indonesia Multimedia Room, UGM

08.30 a.m.: Welcome speeches
Drs. Sukamdi, M.Sc., Organising Committee, ForUm Indonesia
Prof. Dr. Danang Parikesit, M.Sc., Chairman, Institute for Research and Community Service (LPPM), UGM Yogyakarta
Dr. Rachmat Sriwijaya, Head of International Affairs, UGM Yogyakarta
Prof. Dr. Atyanto Dharoko, M.Phil., Vice-Rector of UGM Yogyakarta

09.15 a.m.: Coffee Break

09.45 a.m.: Key note speeches, Moderator: Drs. Sukamdi M.Sc., Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta

Prof. Ir. Atyanto Dharoko, M.Phil., Ph.D, Gadjah Mada University: Reinventing public space in urban development - a conceptual approach
Mr. John Taylor, UN-HABITAT, Indonesia: The importance of public space for urban development : the policy perspective
Mr. Herry Zuhdiyanto, S.E., Akt., Mayor of Yogyakarta Municipality: The development of public space in Yogyakarta City
Prof. Dr. Frauke Kraas, Department of Geographie, University of Cologne: Urban public space and governance -bridging the gap between theory and praxis

12.00 p.m.: Lunch break

01.00 - 04.00 p.m.: Plenary Session and Discussion, Moderator: Dr. Ir. Eni Harmayani, UGM Yogyakarta
Prof. Lee Boon Thong, Nilai University College, Malaysia: Towards the development of a post-postmodernist model of urban neighbourhood public space
Prof. Bakti Setiawan, UGM Yogyakarta: Public role of social capital in public space and the challenge of privatisation and commercialisation of the kampong
Mr. Sangvasak Som, DED, Master Plan Team, Battambang/ Cambodia: The development and challenge to preserve public urban spaces in Cambodia
Mr. Samuel Indratma
, Visual Artist, Yogyakrta: Art Finding Space
Dr. Laretna Adhisakti
, UGM Yogyakarta: The relation of urban heritage and public spaces in Yogyakarta



International Presentations and Discussion of the ForUm Partner Countries                                    Multimedia Room, UGM

08.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m.: International presentations and discussion (Session 1 )

Public Space and Governance in regional cities in Thailand
Moderator: Prof. Dr. Frauke Kraas, University of Cologne
Prof. Kwansuang Athipothi
, Civicnet Foundation: An overview of public space uses in Thailand
Prof. Dr. Sekson Yongvanit
and Suporn Chongudokkarn: The management of public open space, Bueng Kaen Nakhon
Dr. Pranom Thansukanun
, Chiang Mai University: Can the new district be ‘radiant' in the New City? Can Nimmanhaemin District in Chiang Mai be ‘Iam'?
Dr. Monsicha Bejrananda
, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang: Urban public space and good governance. A case of street expansion in the city of Ubon Ratchathani.

Public Spaces and Governance - Planning, Role and Function in Lao PDR Moderator: Dr. Anselmo Mercado, Xavier University Philippines
Dr. Maysi Phommasonne
, Lao-German Company Ltd: The definition and practical function of urban public space in Lao PDR
Mrs. Saykham Thammanosouth
, Public Works and Transport Institute and Mr. Chanthack Bottaphanith: Urban public space in Vientiane capital - public parks, open spaces and greenery
Mr. Xayaphone Vongvilay
, Faculty of Architecture, Souphanouvong University: The demand for urban public space in Luang Prabang city, focusing on the Mekong and Khan River Banks.

12.00 p.m.: Lunch break

01.00 - 05.00 p.m.: International presentations and discussion (Session 2)
Public Urban Space Governance in Vietnam -
Hanoi, transition and transformation at the millennium, Moderator: Dr. Monsicha Bejrananda, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Le Thu Hoa
, Dean of Faculty of Urban and Environment, National Economics University, Hanoi: Green space in Hanoi
Dr. To Kien, Kyushu University: Public or semipublic-semiprivate? - The dilemma of the sidewalks in Vietnam
Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Hieu
, Academy of Public Administration: Vietnam public space and the commons - transformation of the old socialist living quarters in Hanoi

Public Space and Urban Development in the Philippines, Moderator: Prof. Dr. Lee Boon Thong
Dr. Dexter Lo
, XU Engineering Resource Center, Xavier University, Cagayan de Oro (CDO); Dr. Noel Alegre, Institute for Development Studies, CDO; Dr. Anselmo Mercado, WATERCOOP, Xavier University, CDO: Rapid assessment of the impacts of the Nite Café in Plaza Divisoria, CDOC
Ms. Lorna Manila
, National Economic and Development Agency (NEDA), Cebu: Challenges of the urban development in Cebu

Public Space and Urban Development in Indonesia, Moderator: Dr. Maysi Phommasonne, Lao-German Company Ltd
Dr. Eni Harmayani
, Faculty of Geography, UGM: Introduction of the Indonesian Country Group Activities
Dr. Baiquni
, Faculty of Geography, UGM, Dr. Laretna Adishakti Faculty of Architecture, UGM,: Reimaging and promoting world urban heritage
Drs. Sukamdi
, M.Sc., Raditya Jati, M.Sc., Faculty of Geography, UGM: Collaborative Research on urban preparedness of disaster
Mrs. Rini Rachmawati
, M.Sc., Faculty of Geography, UGM: Model of ICT Based Economic Services Location in Urban Area

07.00 p.m.: Dinner



Findings and Discussion of PUA Yogyakarta Ruang Sidang Utama LPPM UGM

08.00 a.m. - 10.00 p.m.:
Preparation of Group Presentations
10.00 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. :
Group Presentations
12.00 p.m.:
Lunch time

Transfer to Solo

03.40 p.m.:
Transfer to Solo by Madiun Jaya train, departure from
Lempuyangan Railway Station


Solo, 27-31 October 2010


Arrival of the participants at Solo, Welcome Dinner

05.00 – 05.30 p.m.: Arrival at Solo Balapan Railway Station and transfer to Novotel Hotel
06.30 – 09.00 p.m.: Welcome Dinner at Loji Gandrung, Solo
Welcome speech by the Rector of Sebelas Maret University, Solo (UNS)


INTERNATIONAL and INTERDISCIPLINARY SEMINAR "Urban Public Space, Heritage Management and Governance", Sebelas Maret University (UNS), Solo
International presentations and discussion, participatory urban appraisal (PUA) in Solo City

07.30 a.m.: Departure to UNS Campus

08.00 a.m.: Greetings and Introduction of the programme

Introduction of the schedule in Solo
by the organizing committee by Dr.Moh. Gamal Rindarjono, UNS
Greetings by the Rector of Sebelas Maret University (UNS), Prof. Syamsul Hadi

08.30 a.m.: Coffee Break

08.45 a.m.: International country presentations and discussion (Session 3)

Keynote Speech by Prof. Dr. Frauke Kraas, University of Cologne
Head of the City Planning Agency:
Introduction of Public Space in Solo

Public Space and Governance in Malaysia
Moderator: Dr. Putu Ayu Agustiananda
Prof. Dr. Lee Boon Thong, Nilai University College, Kuala Lumpur:
Introduction of the Malaysian country group and research approaches
Ms. Go Hong Ching, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tiun Ling Ta, School of Social Science, Penang; Mr. Tan Thean Siew, Consultant for Town Planning, Penang:
The Adequacy of urban public space in Penang

The Critical Aspect of Urban Public Space in Cambodia's Current Urban Development Paradigm Moderator: Dr. Putu Ayu Agustiananda
Mr. Kong Kosal, Royal University of Fine Arts, Phnom Penh:
The Critical important aspect of urban public space in current urban development paradigm, Phnom Penh
Mr. Som Sangvasak, DED Local Expert to Master Plan Team, Battambang City:
Green space strategy development plan for Battambang city
Mr. Alexander Bunzel, Urban Planning Consultant Phnom Penh:
Urban heritage management and good governance - the case of Cambodia

12.00 p.m.:
Lunch break

01.00 - 05.00 p.m.: Field Excursion Solo I : Best practices of urban public space management

Sekartaji Park:
brief overview of the research areas
Banjarsari Park:
discussion and interaction with inhabitants and informal traders - rapid appraisal of problems and challenges

03.30 p.m.: Coffee break

Notoharjo Market: discussion and interaction with inhabitants and informal traders - rapid appraisal of problems and challenges

06.30 p.m.: Dinner at "Galabo" area (traditional food court)
08.30 p.m.: Back to hotel by Bejak (traditional transportation)
09.00 p.m.: Wayang Wong (Javanese Human Puppet Theatre)


Findings PUA Solo, Field Excursion Solo II: Excursion by Jaladara Heritage Train, Farewell Party

07.30 a.m.:
Departure to Purwosari Station
Public space observation and discussion by historic train
Transfer to UNS Campus by bus

10.00 a.m.: Transfer to UNS campus, Coffee break
10.30 a.m.: Preparation of the PUA -Findings
12.00 p.m.:
Lunch break
01.00 - 03:00 p.m.: Presentation and discussion of the PUA findings in Solo
03.00 - 06.30 p.m.:
Individual program
06.30 - 08.30 p.m.: Farewell party


Field Excursion, Summary, Evaluation, Closing Ceremony

08.00 a.m.: Field Excursion Solo III
Balekambang Park: Interaction with urban planning and development institution and organisations
Coffee Break at Balekambang Park
Laweyan Batik Village

12.00 p.m.: Lunch at Rasa Mirasa Restaurant

02.00 p.m. - 02.15 p.m.: Coffee break

02.30 p.m. - 03.00 p.m.: Comparison of the different locations, lessons learned and summary of the event

03:00 p.m.:
Coffee Break

03:30 p.m.: Evaluation and outlook

04:00 p.m.- 05:00 p.m.:
Coordinators meeting for the preparation of the next seminar

06:30 p.m.: Dinner, Farewell and Closing
Closing ceremony at Loji Gandrung, official residence of Solo Mayor
Visit to Ngarsopuro Night Market


Departure from Solo