Bisnis.com, KUTA – The Indonesian government through the Ministry of Industry established regional conferences on industry 4.0 with the United Nations Industrial Development Association (UNIDO) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The conference was held on the Regional Conference on Industrial Development (RCID) in Bali on November 8-9, 2018.
Airlangga Hartarto, the Minister for Industry, said that this was the first Asia Pacific regional meeting in the United States that discussed industry 4.0. The fourth industrial revolution is the trend of transforming industries that are reliant on the internet in industrial processes, so that they can be more efficient and efficient.
Although the internet is no longer a new thing, many developing countries have not realized the urgency and the benefits of operating the fourth industrial revolution.
"Need to be realized, industry 4.0 does not know any national boundaries, if countries in the Pacific & Pacific region do not think regionally, they will lose opportunities and fail to overcome challenges that continue to coincide with the development of industry 4.0, "said Thursday (11/08/2018).
Airlangga added that industry 4.0 is the world talk topic and through this conference it is hoped that it will be able to develop future actions to welcome the fourth industrial revolution. The government and UNIDO also signed a number of collaborations, including the development of existing plastics or pavement industries in Indonesia.
"Sustainability is currently a big issue of industry 4.0 as well as the internet of things (IoT)," he said.
In addition, both parties will also work together in terms of economic sustainability or cyclical economy and encourage small and medium sized industries (IKM) in the development of industry 4.0.
The Minister of Industry Airlangga Hartarto opened the RCID program with Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs AC Fachir and UNIDO Director Li Yong. The conference targeted an active participation of representatives from 27 developing countries at least in the Asia & Pacific region in raising awareness of the application of the fourth industrial revolution.
Some UNIDO members state that there is Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Japan, Cambodia, North Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Timor Leste and Vietnam.
It is anticipated that this meeting will be an effective forum for the exchange of experiences, views, information and actions in responding to the technical challenges of industry industry 4.0. In addition, this meeting is expected to be a platform in the Asia Pacific region to accelerate the implementation of the fourth industrial revolution.
As a concrete form of the results of this meeting, the conference will make recommendations on strategies and policies for developing countries in the implementation of the fourth industrial revolution. The experience of developed countries such as Japan, China and South Korea will be a benchmark for developing countries in Asia Pacific, which will be included in the RCID's non-committing commitment instruments of the countries participating through & # 39; Bali Declaration &
Some common things that have been achieved in the Bali Statement include support to identify the main driving sectors for the implementation of the 4.0 industrial revolution that is adapted to the conditions of developing countries, encouraging the identification of learning success stories for the implementation of the developed four countries in the Asian Pacific Ocean revolution, and the pressures of the government of developing countries to encourage regional commitment to take advantage of opportunities and to meet industry industry challenges 4.0.
In the meantime, Indonesia is committed to building a global manufacturing industry competitively by launching the Making Indonesia 4.0 map of the map since April 2018. This policy includes the strategies of all stakeholders in the implementation of the industrial revolution Focusing in 5 priority industrial sectors, namely food and drink, electronics, automotive, textile, footwear and chemistry.
Through the Making Indonesia 4.0 map of maps, the Ministry of Industry is targeting the implementation of the fourth industrial revolution to regenerate and accelerate the growth of the manufacturing industry, increase labor productivity, promote productive products, and open 10 million new jobs, It leads to realizing Indonesia as the largest tenth economic power in world in 2030.
Taking advantage of this moment as a host of RCID's time this time, Indonesia has increasingly emphasized its actions and its role as a developing and operating country. Industrial Revolution in the Asia & Pacific region.