Program Schedule | 2021 IPB-FFTC International Online Workshop & Seminar

Tentative Program 2021 IPB-FFTC International Online Workshop 


22 September 2021 | 09.00 – 16.30 (GMT+7 – Jakarta Time)

Venue: IPB University, Bogor, Indonesia

Online: IPB-Webex Virtual Meeting Room (


Time (GMT+7)Topics and Speakers
08.40 – 09.00Registration
09.00 – 09.20


Prof. Arif Satria  (Rector of IPB University)

Dr. Su-San Chang (Director of FFTC)

Group photo

Keynote Session

Moderator: Prof. Kudang B. Seminar (IPB University)

09.20 – 09.40

Paper 0-1 (policy aspect)

Implementing Agro-Maritime 4.0 Research Agenda: Linking Science and Policy

Dr. Ernan Rustiadi

Head, Research and Community Services (LPPM)

IPB University Bogor


09.40 – 10.00

Paper 0-2 (technical aspect)

Plant phenotyping technology to enhance smart farming

Prof. OKAYASU Takashi

Department of Agro-environmental Sciences, Kyushu University

Fukuoka, Japan

10.00 – 10.20Q&A
10.20 – 10.30Break

Session 1:

Moderator: Dr. Edy Hartulistiyoso (IPB University)

Advances of agricultural sensors and other ICTs in smart farming

·       Technology includes, for examples, sensors, Internet of Thing (IoT), blockchain, computer vision, big data, artificial intelligence (AI), automation, robotics, assistive devices, and unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), etc. with the focus of its application.

·       Focus on the technology applicable for smallholder farmers and farming system.


10.30 – 10.45

Paper 1-1

Weed mapping with low-cost, small UAV for smallholder farming

Dr. Kensuke Kawamura,

Senior Researcher, Social Sciences Division, JIRCAS

Tsukuba, Japan

10.45 – 11.00

Paper 1-2

Portable near infrared spectrometers for point-of-need quality assessment of agro-food products

Prof. Y. Aris Purwanto

Department of Mechanical and Biosystem Engineering, Faculty of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, IPB University

Bogor, Indonesia

11.00 – 11.15

Paper 1-3

Improvement of subtropical agriculture of sugarcane cultivation using ICT in Okinawa, Japan

Prof. Takeshi SHIKANAI

Agricultural Information Engineering, University of the Ryukyu, Okinawa Ken, Japan

11.15 – 11.30

Paper 1-4

Application of advanced agricultural sensors and ICT in smart farming towards the Agriculture 4.0

Dr. Siti Noor Aliah Binti Baharom

Senior Research Officer

Engineering Research Centre, MARDI

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

11.30 – 12.00Q&A
12.00 – 13.00 Meal Break

Session 2:

Moderator: Dr. Desrial (IPB University)

Successful cases of smart farming systems and supply chains (crops, livestock, aquaculture)

·       Collaboration for impactful application of agricultural sensors and other ICT technologies and lesson-learned in smart agriculture start-up business for smallholder farmers

·       For examples, business models involving small holder farmers, agri-business led collective farming systems and supply chains


13.00 – 13.15

Paper 2-1

Utilization of digital livestock farming for young farmers in Taiwan

Dr. Wu, MC

Former Head, Researcher

Breeding and Genetics

Livestock Research Institute, COA

Tainan, Taiwan

13.15 – 13.30

Paper 2-2

Smart Farm R&D status and future direction in Korea

Dr. Hyunjong Kim

Division of Smart Farm Development, Department of Agricultural Engineering, National Institute of Agricultural Sciences, RDA,

Jeonju, Korea

13.30 – 13.45

Paper 2-3

Best Practice of Agri-tech Start-up for Farmers’ Welfare: Agri-Tech and Agribusiness Integration to Support Agricultural Ecosystem in Indonesia

Dr. Bayu Dwi Apri Nugroho

Co-Founder – PT Mitra Sejahtera Membangun Bangsa

Associate Professor in Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Faculty of Agricultural Technology, Universitas Gadjah Mada,

Yogyakarta, Indonesia

13.45 – 14.00

Paper 2-4

Future-proofing Philippine Agriculture with SARAI Technologies

Dr. Roger A. Luyun. Jr.,

Professor 1 and University Researcher III,

Land and Water Resources Division, Institute of Agricultural Engineering, College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology, University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB)

Laguna, Philippines

14.00 – 14.30Q&A
14.30 – 14.40Break

Session 3:

Moderator: Dr. Sam Herodian (IPB University)

Support policies and public private partnership

·       The science and policy interface of smart agriculture technologies and lessons-learned from agribusiness development amid pandemics

·       For examples, government support policy, infrastructure/ facility for rural areas, smart phone, facility/machine sharing and service (e.g., use of automatic machineries, UAV), incentives for public private partnership (PPP), private sector involvement, best practices and policy/ measures, and capacity development


14.40 – 14.55

Paper 3-1

Management of Agricultural Technology Transfer in IAARD Indonesia

Dr. Ketut Gede Mudiarta

Head of Institute for Agricultural Technology Transfer

Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development, Ministry of Agriculture

Jakarta, Indonesia

14.55 – 15.10

Paper 3-2

Application of Information Communication Technology (ICT) and Automation in Jin Da Chicken Breeding (TBD)

Dr. Teng, Hsueh-Kai

General Manager


Yulin, Taiwan

15.10 – 15.25

Paper 3-3  

Human Resource Development for Smart Agriculture in Taiwan

Dr. Jiun-Hao Wang (王俊豪)

Professor, Dep. of Bio-Industry Communication and Development

National Taiwan University


15.25 – 15.50Q&A
15.50 – 16.00Break
16.00 – 16.40

Panel discussion

Moderator: Dr. Setyo Pertiwi (IPB University)

Panelist: workshop speakers (4-5 names)

Specific topics:

How to assist smallholder farmers to adopt smart farming technology/system

–        Affordable and easy to use technologies

–        Infrastructure – internet connectivity

–        Capacity development – education and training

–        Business model

16.40 – 17.00

Wrap up and closing!

Prof. Arif Satria  (Rector of IPB University)

Dr. Su-San Chang (Director of FFTC)




Tentative Program 2021 IPB International Online Seminar


23 September 2021 | 09.00 – 15.00 (GMT+7 – Jakarta Time)

Venue: IPB University, Bogor, Indonesia

Online: IPB-Webex Virtual Meeting Room (

Time (GMT+7)Topics and Speakers
08.00 – 08.30Registration
08.30 – 08.35


MC: Ms. Nada Rifda Putri

(International Collaboration Office, IPB University)

08.35 – 10.00

Plenary Session

Moderator: Prof. Tineke Mandang

(Dept. of Mechanical and Biosystem Engineering, IPB University)

08.40 – 09.00

#1 – Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Intelligent IoT in Agriculture

 Dr. Samsuzana Abd Aziz

Dep. of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia

09.00 – 09.20

#2 – Smart Agriculture with Amazone Web Service (AWS)

 Dr. Aris Prabhawa

Lead Solution Architect AWS Public Sector Indonesia

09.20 – 09.40

#3 – Modern Agriculture: AI, IoT, Robotics and Cloud Computing

 Dr. Karlisa Priandana

Dep. of Computer Science, IPB University, Indonesia

09.40 – 10.00Q&A
10.00 – 10.15Break
Parallel Session
Room #1Room #2Room #3
10.15 – 10.30Paper 1-1Paper 2-1Paper 3-1
10.30 – 10.45Paper 1-2Paper 2-2Paper 3-2
10.45 – 11.00Paper 1-3Paper 2-3Paper 3-3
11.00 – 11.15Paper 1-4Paper 2-4Paper 3-4
11.15 – 11.30Paper 1-5Paper 2-5Paper 3-5
11.30 – 12.00Q & A

List of Paper/Presenter for Parallel Session  


Parallel Session – Room #1:

Non-destructive Method for Quality Evaluation of Agricultural and Food Products

Moderator: Dr. I Wayan Budiastra

(Dept. of Mechanical and Biosystem Engineering, IPB University)

10.15 – 10.30

Paper 1-1

Authentication of organic mono-floral Acacia mangium honey by UV spectroscopy and multivariate analysis

 Meinilwita Yulia, Kusumiyati Kusumiyati and Diding Suhandy

10.30 – 10.45

Paper 1-2

NIR spectroscopy with integrating sphere for authentication of several single-origin fine robusta coffees from Indonesia

 Diding Suhandy, Slamet Widodo, Meinilwita Yulia, Tetsuhito Suzuki, Yuichi Ogawa and Naoshi Kondo


10.45 – 11.00

Paper 1-3

Non-Destructive Quality Evaluation of Crystal Guava Fruits Using Miniaturized NIR Spectrophotometer

 Y. Aris Purwanto, Ardi Widiyanto, Ayu Putri Ana, Slamet Widodo


11.00 – 11.15

Paper 1-4

Machine vision technique for rapid measurement of paddy seed varietal purity

 Sharmin Sultana Ratri, Afroz Jahan, Nadia Ansari and Anisur Rahman


11.15 – 11.30

Paper 1-5

Detection of Mechanical Damage in Avocado Fruit Using Ultrasonic Method

 I Wayan Budiastra and Hendriani Wijayanti


11.30 – 12.00

Q & A

 List of Paper/Presenter for Parallel Session


Parallel Session – Room #2:

Computer Vision, Machine Learning and Traceability System

Moderator: Dr. Dimas F. Al Riza

(Dept. of Mechanical and Biosystem Engineering, IPB University)

10.15 – 10.30

Paper 2-1

Identification of Leaf Blight on Corn Plants Using a Multispectral Camera

 Mohamad Solahudin, Supriyanto, Rizki Ripaldi


10.30 – 10.45

Paper 2-2

A computer vision system to predict chlorophyll content in binahong leaves based on artificial neural network

 Yusuf Hendrawan, Muhammad Aji Alrasyid, Muhammad Rafiud Darojah, Bagas Rohamtulloh, Retno Damayanti, Dimas Firmanda Al Riza, Mochamad Bagus Hermanto and Joko Prasetyo


10.45 – 11.00

Paper 2-3

Rice Quality Classification Through Image Processing and Deep Learning Based on Tensorflow

 Christina Winarti and Esty A. Suryana


11.00 – 11.15

Paper 2-4

Coffee Supply Chain Traceability System Based on Blockchain and Machine Learning

Bonang Ligar, Sarifuddin Madenda and Sutrisno Mardjan


11.15 – 11.30

Paper 2-5

Identification of External Defects and Surface Characteristics of Intact Potato using UV induced Fluorescence Imaging

 Dimas F. Al Riza, Yusuf Hendrawan, Tetsuhito Suzuki, Yuichi Ogawa and Naoshi Kondo


11.30 – 12.00

Q & A

 List of Paper/Presenter for Parallel Session


Parallel Session – Room #3:

IoT, Plant Phenotyping and Controlled Environment Production System

Moderator: Dr. Supriyanto

(Dept. of Mechanical and Biosystem Engineering, IPB University)

10.15 – 10.30

Paper 3-1

Design and Evaluation of Low-Cost Aero-phonic Chamber (LCAC) using Ultrasonic Atomizer for Shallot Seedling from True Shallot Seed (TSS)

 Lilis Sucahyo, Mohamad Solahudin and Sandra Amarillis


10.30 – 10.45

Paper 3-2

Design of Pulsed-LED Lighting and Its Performance Evaluation on the Amaranthus Microgreen Cultivation

Slamet Widodo, Achmad Widodo, Lilis Sucahyo and Mohamad Solahudin


10.45 – 11.00

Paper 3-3

Three-Dimensional (3D) Reconstruction System based on Close Range Photogrammetry for Plant Growth Estimation

Andri Prima Nugroho, Muhammad Akbar Andi Arief, Ardyan Widyanto Putro, Lilik Sutiarso, and Takashi Okayasu


11.00 – 11.15

Paper 3-4

LoRa-based microclimatic parameter monitoring system for smart greenhouses

 Folkes E. Laumal, Herry Suhardiyanto, Mohamad Solahudin and Slamet Widodo


11.15 – 11.30

Paper 3-5

Chili Plant Disease Detection using Web-Camera and Deep Learning Technique

 Jasmine Tasmara, Supriyanto, Yuvicko Gerhaen Purwansya, Bobin Anugerah Sebayang, Nadia Nurul Atikah, Leonardo Surbakti, Faiz Harisa Ihsan


11.30 – 12.00

Q & A



Contacts: Dr. Slamet Widodo (  or Dr. Ray-Yu Yang (