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On the 18th of October 2022, the B20 Sustainability 4.0 Awards announced the Winners and Runner-ups at a ceremony held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel Jakarta. The event was successfully co-organized by EuroCham and the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KADIN) and led by the Swiss Chambers of Commerce (SwissCham). All the winning-awardees representing both SMEs and Corporates showed their determination and contribution towards promoting sustainable development in their respective businesses by pioneering impressive and innovative ideas to share and shape our futures.
EuroCham proudly announces that two of the corporate awardees, namely Lazada Logistics (Corporate Awards for Reduction/Reuse of Plastics) and Danone Aqua (Corporate Awards for Improving Access to Clean Water and Special Recognition for Being a Finalist in Two Categories) are members of EuroCham Indonesia. Congratulations to all the winners & our utmost gratitude goes to all the key stakeholders and sponsors for aiding to make this event hugely successful.
EuroCham, with the support of S. ASEAN International Advocacy & Consultancy (SAIAC, a member of EuroCham), successfully held a Data Protection Dialogue entitled, “Welcoming the PDP Law: Gaining Consumer Trust with a Reliable Data Protection Regime”, at the Pullman Thamrin Hotel on October 11, 2022. This event is part of EuroCham’s efforts to welcome the long-awaited Personal Data Protection Bill in Indonesia that was recently passed into law. The PDP is a significant advocacy milestone for EuroCham as it has long called for the issuance of this legislation. The dialogue commenced with opening remarks from the Vice Chairman of EuroCham, Wichard von Harrach, as well as from the Founder and CEO of SAIAC, Shaanti Shamdasani. This was followed by a keynote speech by Indonesia’s Minister of Communication and Informatics, Johnny G. Plate, on insights into the Personal Data Protection Law’s impact on businesses.
The discussion, which was moderated by Ardi Sutedja (Chairman of the Indonesia Cyber Security Forum), included industry experts comprised of, Adhika Wiyoso (Associate Partner of HHP Law Firm), Minn Tun (CEO of Bhumi Varta Technology), and Rofi Uddarojat (Head of Public Policy & Government Relations of the Indonesia E-Commerce Association). Following the panel discussion, the audience was provided with the opportunity to convey questions to the panelists and the event concluded with networking and lunch.