Venue and Tentative Program


The conference will be held from October 9 – 11, 2018 at the Royal Orchid Garden Hotel, located in the heart of the Batu city, 20km Northwest of Malang. Batu City is one of the most famous tourist destination in Indonesia.

More information of this venue:

Location Map



Batu City – Malang is a city located in the East Java province. Located 92km from Surabaya, Capital of Jawa Timur Province. There are a lot of option to get to Malang. Below are the list of options available.

1. By Plane

Malang domestic airport (Abdul Rachman Saleh) is served daily by direct plane from Jakarta from both Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (Garuda and Sriwijaya) and Halim Perdanakusumah Airport (Batik Air, and Citilink) and from Denpasar-Bali (Wings Air).

Another way to come to Malang by plane is take a plane to Surabaya international airport (Juanda) located about 92 km from Malang and it will take around 2 hours by car to travel using land transportation/taxi.

2. By Train

Executive trains are also served to Malang from various cities in Java, including Jakarta, Bandung, and Yogyakarta.

  • Gajayana Executive: From Jakarta – Gambir everyday trip, 17.30 WIB
  • Bima Executive: From Jakarta – Gambir
  • Malioboro Express: From Yogyakarta, twice a day
  • Malabar Express: From Bandung, everyday trip
  • More information



Tentative program can be downloaded here.

Technical session abstract schedule can be downloaded here