Keynote Speakers – UII ICABE 2017


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Dr. Halim Alamsyah, S.E., S.H., M.A.
Board of Commisioner, Indonesia Deposit Insurance Corporation

Dr. Halim Alamsyah is currently the Chief of Board of Commissioner of Indonesia Deposit Insurance Corporation (IDIC). IDIC is an independent institution that functions to insure depositor’s funds and actively participates in maintaining stability in the banking system in accordance with its authorized mandate.

Born in Bangka, Indonesia, in 1957, Dr. Alamsyah graduated Bachelor degree in Economics at Universitas Islam Indonesia and Bachelor in Law at Universitas Gadjah Mada, both in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. He pursued Master of Arts in Development Economics field from Boston University and PhD in Economics from Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Dr. Alamsyah began his career at Bank Indonesia in 1982 as credit analyst and continued working for the institution in various departments. Throughout his service at Bank Indonesia, he has been appointed for a number of important and strategic positions such as Head of Bureau of Bank Indonesia Governor (2000), Director of Education Center and Central Banking Study (2002), Director of Directorate of Economic Research and Monetary Policy (2003) and Director of Directorate of Strategic Planning and Public Relations (2005). In 2010, before he served for IDIC, he was appointed as Deputy Governor of Bank Indonesia.


Prof. Madya Dr. Bany Ariffin Amin Noordin
Deputy Dean, Faculty Economics and Management
Universiti Putra Malaysia

Dr Bany Ariffin Amin Noordin is an Associate Professor and Deputy Dean at Faculty of Economics and Management Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM). He graduated his Bachelor and Master’s degree from University Of Oklahoma, USA. In 2006, he earned his Doctoral degree from National University of Malaysia.

Dr Noordin has been focusing his study and research in Finance field. His works include academic papers, books and a number of research projects funded by various institutions. One of his recent paper is titled Unobservable Effects and Firm’s Capital Structure Determinants (2013). He received several awards such as Best Paper Award in Conference-World Business Institute (2012).