Team Member: Her Suharyanto

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  • Conducting journalism training for journalist in Jakarta (Bisnis Indonesia Daily, Antara News Agency), Semarang (in cooperation with Journalist Association of PWI), Surabaya dan Makassar (along with RMIT Australia and Antara News Agency), Ambon (in cooperation with Journalist Association of AJI).
  • Conducting Workshops on Professional Writing Skills for Indonesian Central Bank (31 batches) and other governmental offices such as Indonesian Corruption Watch, Ministry of Public Works, Ministry of Manpower, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Education, Finance Ministry, Office of Vice President.
  • Co-established Agenda-18, a group of youths and students aspiring to be writer or journalist.
  • Conducting Workshop on Professional Writing Skills for banking and corporate such as BRI, Bank Mandiri, Bank NISP, Bank Bumiputra, Indocement.
  • Writing books including on former Indonesian Vice President Boediono, Cooperatives of Balo’ Toraja, Indesso, Labor Poverty and dozens more books under the scheme of ghostwriting.
  • Becoming Subject Matter Expert at Sociopreneur Indonesia.

Her Suharyanto

Subject-matter Expert

Her Suharyanto is a strong believer that empathy and story play substantial role to improve the quality of community, organization, and society, no matter the type and the size.  Empathy and story have motivated him to jump into various social activities as well as to enjoy his works on writings and trainings. Since early 1980s, social activities, teaching, and story writings has become so fascinating playground for him. His social activities are mostly related to young people, education, and literacy.

On professional side, teaching and writing have become lifetime playground as well as laboratories for him, where he can run various personal experiments on story and empathy, especially on how the combination of the two could contribute improving the quality of business, community, and society. Her holds on Bachelor of Educational at Sanata Dharma University Yogyakarta – Indonesia, Bachelor of Theology at Wedabhakti Pontifical Faculty Yogyakarta – Indonesia, Advance Journalism Course at Thomson Foundation – Cardiff Wales, and Jakarta Insurance Institute (non-degree)

He still have very long way to travel, and is committed to conduct next level of experiment on story and empathy, the transformative ones.

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