Background :

For the last two decades, the environmental deterioration caused by both human and industry activities has been increasing at alarming level. Numerous efforts have been carried out to alleviate the damage to the environment including the campaign of Green Technology (Greentech) or Clean Technology (Clentech) or Environmental Technology (Envitotech) utilization worldwide.
Greentech is an integration between modern technology and environmental science which is applied to preserve the fulfillment of future community needs without harming the environment. Advanced innovation and education are needed to develop the Greentech. Innovation is set as foundation on invention of environmentally-friendly technological alternatives to meet human needs, while education is channeled as an attempt to improve human awareness in implementing the Greentech which in the long run, leads to a sustainable environment. Therefore, the industries as the inventors of technological innovation and vocational education as the end users of technology must be able to work hand in hand in implementing and evolving the Greentech. This international seminar was initiated to contribute cutting-edge ideas to the Greentech growth.




Saturday, September 14th, 2019



About Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta

Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta (UNY) is a university conveniently located in Sleman District of the Yogyakarta Special Territory. Despite its relatively new status as a university, UNY still maintains a strong reputation as an educational institution which not only produces professional teachers and instructors for the education sector but has now expanded into the fields of non-educational sector together in each faculty. In view of that, in order to have scientific encounters of inter-disciplines in educational and non-educational fields and to produce professional and qualified teachers besides qualified graduates of non-educational programs, UNY consciously and responsibly continues to improve itself, both internally and externally. Internally, the academic members of UNY continually work to consolidate and qualitatively improve its human and non-human resources. Externally, UNY tries to extend the cooperation networks to related to stakeholeders in local, regional, national, and international levels.

Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta (UNY) has been established as part of the dynamic organizational development of Indonesian higher educational institutions in response to fast-changing societal demands. It is shown in the dynamic changes of its organization structure, starting from its establishment in 1964 until nowadays.

In accordance with the Strategic Plan of UNY Year 2015-2019, UNY will become a World Class University within the scope of Education Universities that can achieve in increasing collaboration, competitive and comparative competitiveness in local, national, regional and international levels in the fields of education, culture, research, and community service while still considering identity locally and nationally in the Indonesian context. The successfulness indicators of this achievement are measured based on the ranking of Ministry of Research, Technology, Higher Education (MRTHE), Webometrics, Greenmetric and QS World University Ranking. Targeted in 2020, UNY is expected to be ranked as the world's top 1,000 education university, ranked 300 in Asia, ranked 70 in the Southeast Asia version of QS. In 2021, UNY is expected to be ranked in the education university version of QS: 750 in the world, ranked 250 in Asia, ranked 50 in Southeast Asia.


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