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Asia-Oceania Regional Council of CIGRE Technical Meeting and International Conference: Day 3

Figure 1. Dr. Takenori Kobayashi presented a tutorial on Impact of Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) on Distribution Networks Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center was a participant...

“RuangAksi #10 : Perempuan dan Energi Terbarukan” Discussion

Figure 1. The moderator and speakers of the event; from left to right: Juris Bramantyo, Mada Ayu Habsari, Gabrella Sabrina, Verena Puspawardani and Faela...

Indonesia EOR Forum Workshop

Figure 1. Benny Lubiantara (SKK MIGAS) gave a presentation on how to enhance oil recovery (EOR) to minimize the gap between production and consumption...

Asia-Oceania Regional Council of CIGRE Technical Meeting and International Conference: Day 2

Figure 1. E. Haryadi from PLN Research Institute shared Indonesia’s experience in the integration of renewable energy Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center had a chance to attend...

Book launching: “Kepemimpinan Nusantara (Archipelago Leadership)”

Figure 1. Minister of Defense (left) receiving a book from Admiral (ret.) Prof. Dr. Marsetio (right) Admiral (ret) Prof. Dr. Marsetio, on Friday, 22 February...

Institute for Essential Services Reform study on “A Roadmap for Indonesia’s Power Sector: How Renewable Energy Can Power Java-Bali and Sumatra.”

Figure 1 Presentation of the Institute for Essential Services Reform (IESR) of its newest study titled “A Roadmap for Indonesia’s Power Sector: How Renewable...

Launching Ceremony of Mining and Mineral Industry Institute

Figure 1. Prof. Subroto with Kania Sutisnawinata, Budi Gunawan Sadikin, Mahendra Siregar, Prof. Rhenald Kasali and Prof. Rudi Sayoga. PT Indonesia Asahan Aluminum (Inalum), as...

“Beyond Fossil Fuels: Indonesia’s Fiscal Transition” Report Launching Event by International Institution for Sustainable Development (IISD)

Figure 1. Discussion session during the launching event of the International Institution for Sustainable Development (IISD) report The International Institution for Sustainable Development (IISD) launched...

“Fast Tracking Indonesia’s Transition to Sustainable Energy and A Climate-Resilient Future” Interactive Roundtable Discussion by M2020 and Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) Indonesia

Figure 1. Participants of Interactive Roundtable Discussion by M2020 and GGGI Indonesia On 18 February 2019, The Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC) attended the Roundtable Discussion...

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

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.