Program Schedule – Conference Overview

Friday 18 February 2022 – Building Blue 1.1.01 Lecture Theatre

8:00amMeet and Greet, and Networking
8:40amWelcoming Remarks
Nathan Franklin and others
Charles Darwin University
8:45amAddress by TBA
Charles Darwin University
8:50amAddress by the Honorable Luke Gosling
Member of the Legislative Assembly, Australian Federal Parliament, Member for Solomon
8:55amAddress by TBA
Session 1
9:00am
Session 1 Theme: Politics, Religion, and Radicalism
Panel Chair: Prof Greg Shaw

Gus Dur’s Enduring Legacy: Accuring Religious Merit in the Afterlife
Nathan Franklin
Charles Darwin University

Women Terrorist in Indonesia: A Case of ‘Lone Wolf’ or Developing Trend?
Kate Macfarlane
Charles Darwin University

Remembering Dr Fauzi AR: A “Muhammadiyah” Jihad Activist
Muhammad Najib Azca
University of Gadjah Mada
10:30amBreak – Morning Tea – Building Blue 1.1.14
Session 2
10:45am
Session 2 Theme: International Relations and Regional Security
Panel Chair: Stephen Pelizzo

From Villain to Hero: The Role of Disengaged Terrorists in the Social Inclusion Effort
Haula Noor
Australian National University

Arch-Villain? Assessing Prabowo Subianto’s Record in East Timor
Dennis Shoesmith
Charles Darwin University

Regional Dilemma: An Indo-Pacific Region for the States or the New Normal
Andre Siregar
Charles Darwin University / Indonesia Consul General Houston, Texas
12:15pmBreak – Lunch – Building Orange 6 Indonesia Garden
Session 3
1:15pm
Session 3 Theme: Democratic Institutions and State Ideology
Panel Chair: Peter Lilly

The Pancasila Ideology Direction Bill (RUU-HIP) – A Missed Opportunity
Adam James Fenton
Coventry University

Political Revenge: Downgrading Indonesia’s Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) from Hero to Villain
David Price
Charles Darwin University

‘Slow Process is Still Progress’: protecting and Safeguarding Traditional Knowledge and Traditional Cultural Expressions in Indonesia
Dina Kariodimedjo
University of Gadjah Mada
2:45pmBreak – Afternoon Tea – Building Blue 1.1.14
Session 4
3:00pm
Session 4 Theme: The Heroes and Villains Whom History Forgot or Chose to Remember
Panel Chair: Ayu Pramitasari

Wiji Thukul, Indonesia’s Disappeared Larrikin Poet-Activist
Stephen Miller
Charles Darwin University

Pahlawan, Pengkhianat atau Penjahat; Heroes, Traitor or Villain: A Personal Journey Through Indonesian History
Steven Farram
Charles Darwin University
4:00pmConcluding Remarks – Conference End