Welcoming Remarks from the Director of Airlangga Conference on International Relations 2018
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Welcome to Surabaya, East Java for the Airlangga Conference on International Relations (ACIR 2018), jointly hosted by Department of International Relations, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences Universitas Airlangga Surabaya. This year, Airlangga Conference on International Relations (ACIR 2018) focuses on the nature and impact of international relations of the Indo-Pacific region, covering social sciences and policy research of interdisciplinary nature on the object. The event is organized with the aim of broadening the scope of knowledge in a wide range of traditional and non-traditional issues in order to better understand the dynamic of relations, interests, and institutions of important actors within the region.
This conference and seminar offers an extraordinary opportunity to interact and learn for participants coming from all over Indonesia and neighboring countries. Furthermore, I hope all participants can develop their respective potential in viewing various issues within the Indo-Pacific region through different perspectives.
I am delighted to welcome all the participants and I could not wait to hear your ideas in this conference. Enjoy the event and I hope you have a wonderful experience.
I Gede Wahyu Wicaksana
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