In the frame of the "German Season" - an initiative of the Federal Foreign Office in Germany, organised by the Goethe-Institut Indonesia, the German Embassy Jakarta and EKONID - the Collaborative Research Centre 990 / EFForTS participated in the Science Fair "Fostering Ideas" in Jakarta, in the time between October 05 - 15. 2015.

The joint stand together with the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) has attracted many visitors, particularly from governmental and science institutions, universities but also from private sector. On the first day, our stand has been visited among else by the Indonesian Minister of Research, Technology and Higher Education Muhammad Nasir and the German Ambassador for Indonesia Georg Witschel. During the Seminar on Indonesia-Germany Bilateral Cooperation on October 07 at the Science Fair in Jakarta, the scientific collaboration of the CRC 990 / EFForTS has been introduced by Stefan Schwarze (University of Goettingen, C07) and Sri Rahayu (Indonesian Institute of Science - LIPI, B03 & B12).

Opening Visit
Damayanti Buchori (IPB, EFForTS), Nada Marsudi (Director for International S&T Network, MENRISTEKDIKTI), Muhammad Nasir (Minister MENRISTEKDIKTI), Ruben Silitonga (S&T Network, MENRISTEKDIKTI), Annina Lotterman (DFG)

DFG – SFB Stand 1
Annina Lottermann (DFG), Annisa Hasanah (IPB), ... , Damayanti Buchori (IPB, EFForTS), Indri Hapsari (EFForTS Office, Bogor)