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“The Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC) is a nonprofit organization devoted to independent, in-depth research on energy issues at the local, national and global levels with a strong focus on energy security.”

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PYC Received the Muri Award

Figure 1. Mrs. Lis Purnomo Yusgiantoro received MURI Award from Chairman of Muri, Jaya Suparna On Sunday, August 19, 2018, The Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC)...

Indonesian Energy Economics Forum 2018: The Role of Energy and Mining in Achieving Indonesia Prosperous Based on Pancasila

Figure 1. The Indonesian Institute for Energy Economics (IIEE) board member was taking photos together with the Minister of National Development Planning, Prof. Bambang...

Bedah Buku “Rekam Jejak Dua Periode ESDM: Menguak Masa Transisi 2000-2009”

Hai Jagoan Energi! 👋🏻Untuk merayakan Hari Ulang Tahun PYC yang ke-5, Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center dengan bangga mempersembahkan:📚 Bedah Buku "Rekam Jejak Dua Periode ESDM:...

Oil and Gas Project Management Towards Industrial Revolution 4.0

Figure 1.  Mr. Iwan Pribadi (Bentley) explained the history of Industrialization The oil and gas production facility forum (FFPMI) is the annual meeting which is...

The 3rd PYC Junior Chess Championship “The Purnomo Yusgiantoro Trophy”

Figure 1. All Participants with G.M. Utut Ardianto On Saturday, 11 August 2018, The Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center held the 3rd Junior Chess Championship “The Purnomo...

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Prof. Ir. Purnomo Yusgiantoro, M.Sc., M.A., Ph.D., IPU

Purnomo Yusgiantoro is the Founder of the Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC). He received his bachelor degree (Ir) in Petroleum Engineering from Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia; MSc in Engineering from Colorado School of Mines, USA; MA in Economics from University of Colorado, USA; and PhD in Mineral Economics from Colorado School of Mines, USA. Since 2014, Purnomo dedicates much of his time, knowledge, and skills to teach the subject of energy economics at Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB). Also, Purnomo is the Co-founder of Universitas Pertahanan (Unhan), Indonesia, where he teaches the subject of energy security until now. He is now a senior advisor for Executive Office of the President Republic of Indonesia.

He has vast experiences working and contributing in the energy and defense sector of Indonesia. He worked as a consultant for the World Bank and Asian Development Bank (ADB) in the field of energy economics and sustainable development. He also acted as the Chairman of Board of Commissioners for Pertamina. Purnomo also has held a position as Vice Governor of National Defense Agencies (Lemhannas). Purnomo was the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources of Republic of Indonesia for three consecutive terms, from year 2000 until 2009. He also held the position of Minister of Defense of Republic of Indonesia between 2009 and 2014. In the global sphere, Purnomo served as the Governor of Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its Secretary General as well as President, based in Vienna, Austria. He also carried the responsibility as the Chairman of the ASEAN Ministers of Energy Meeting (AMEM). He continues his devotion to the energy sector development by establishing PYC in 2016.