On 30 March 2021, EuroCham organized a webinar on, "The Value of Modern Data Protection Regime for Indonesia’s Industries". The Webinar was formally opened by Eka Wahyuni (Senior Advocacy Manager, EuroCham), and was followed by presentations from the expert speakers: Clarisse Girot (Senior Fellow and Data Privacy Project Lead, Asian Business Law Institute/ABLI Singapore), Rofi Uddarojat (Head of Public Policy and Government Relations, IdEA), and Ardhanti Nurwidya (Public Policy and Government Relations, Gojek). The discussion was moderated by Antoine Schweitzer-Chaput (Head of EuroCham Technology Working Group and Country MD of IDEMIA Indonesia). During the discussion, over a 100 participants were actively engaged in the lively interaction about the potential benefits and challenges in the implementation of data protection for businesses as well as reiterated the importance of convergence of the data protection regimes.
HSBC Market Updates Webinar “Unleashing Indonesia's full potential-Road to Economic Recovery and Reforms”
On 31 March 2021, EuroCham supported HSBC, a Platinum Member of EuroCham, in a virtual event entitled, "Market Updates Live Webinar Unleashing Indonesia's Full Potential: Road to Economic Recovery and Reforms." Invitation to this event was extended to all EuroCham Gold and Platinum Members as well as the Heads and Deputy Heads of the EuroCham Working Groups who were extended the opportunity to join this exclusive event.
The panel was opened by Francois de Maricourt (President Director of PT Bank HSBC Indonesia) who gave an introduction on business resilience during the economic disruption caused by the pandemic. This was followed by a presentation from Ali Setiawan (Head of Global Markets and HSS from PT Bank HSBC Indonesia) who provided insights on the HSBC key economic indicators forecast for 2021. Stephen Igor Warokka (Partners, SSEK Legal Consultant) then gave a presentation on how the Omnibus Law drove Indonesia’s growth aspirations and debate on its effectiveness. This was followed by a presentation by Karyanto Wibowo (the Head of the EuroCham Sustainable Development Working Group and the Sustainability Director of Danone) who explained on how the ESG agenda will drive economic growth in future. The event concluded with closing remarks by Wichard von Harrach (Vice Chairman of Eurocham) and Eri Budiono (Head of Commercial Banking, PT Bank HSBC Indonesia).