the conference

Indosat IDByte 2015 raised the theme of where we highlighted the opportunities to develop Indonesia’s digital industry as our world gets increasingly connected and globalized. Today, every business is a digital business, and this trend of increasing connectivity should be seized as an opportunity to grow beyond the domestic market.

Indonesia is filled with talented individuals and innovative businesses – our challenge now is to get our talents recognized internationally. We explored how Indonesia’s digital potential could drive growth and development for various industries in Indonesia. IDByte 2015 invited prominent speakers such as John Lagerling, VP Business Development of Facebook; Brian McWilliams, Head of Analytics, Disney Research Zurich; amongst many other leaders from the tech industry, as well as the public sector.

the speakers


Minister of Communications and Informatics

John Lagerling

VP Business Development Facebook

Brian McWilliams

Head of Analytics Disney Research Zurich

Triawan Munaf

Badan Ekonomi Kreatif (BEKRAF) Indonesia

Dick van Motman

Chairman & CEO, Dentsu Aegis Network

Ramdhan Pomanto

Mayor of Makassar

Tri Rismaharini

Mayor of Surabaya

Sandiaga Uno

Co-Founder Saratoga Capital

Anies Baswedan

Minister of Education of Indonesia

Alexander Rusli

CEO of Indosat

Nadiem Makarim

Founder GO-JEK

Willson Cuaca

Managing Partner East Ventures

Kuo Yi Lim

Managing Director Of Monk's Hill Ventures

Shinta Dhanuwardoyo

Founder/CEO of