Designing Virtual Classroom Design with Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business
Globally Microsoft initiated a movement called "Digital Transformation", applied in various lines, education was no exception. Digital transformation implying on a technology-based approach that is able to optimize business processes in a field. Microsoft Innovation Center as a research organization concentrating on developing the competence of teachers in ICT organized a Guru Inovatif workshop entitled "Virtual Classroom Design with Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business" which aims to provide instruction regarding the practice of exploiting the productivity tools of teaching as a form of support the implementation of the virtual classroom. Guru Inovatif workshop "Virtual Classroom Desig...
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Digital Transformation for Education
Education in the 21st century is needed to think and innovate, because it has been supported by today's technology is quite qualified, to be born a generation that is able to innovate required educators who are able to transform education as an initiator of educational progress. Microsoft Innovation Center held a mini workshop "Digital Transformation for Education" followed by teachers throughout the city of Yogyakarta from various levels. In the mini-workshop "Digital Transformation for Education" held on August 30, 2017 at the Digital Library Faculty of Engineering-UGM followed by participants who have backgrounds as educators with various education levels spread across the city of Yog...
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Empowering Indonesia Businesses in Digital Era
The world as we know it has changed. We are in 4th Industrial Revolution. Everything is digitalized, which in a way make our life easier, personally and professionally. Lately, we kept on hearing the phrase “Digital Transformation”. It sounds both intriguing and intimidating at the same time and many of us thought that it only applies for big enterprises and corporations. Answering that issues, Microsoft Indonesia held workshop "Empowering Indonesia Businesses in Digital Era". This workshop attempted to learn about digital transformation can be applied to all businesses across industry regardless of its size by using Microsoft Azure. This event was led by four speakers, Kenn Elbert Firgo...
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Junior Mobile Cross Development with Xamarin
Certification and Education Division from Microsoft Innovation Center held workshop training "Junior Mobile Cross Development with Xamarin". Following one of the benefits from Microsoft YouthSpark 2017 which was held on May 15, 2017 and supported by Microsoft Innovation Center Yogyakarta, the winners were invited to take workshop training of Technology Learning Package. The training was held for 3 days of face-to-face meetings and 2 days of self-directed learning online. This event was held on August 04, 2017 until August 06, 2017 held at Laboratorium Jarkom DTETI Engineering Faculty, Universitas Gadjah Mada. This event was attended by 13 participants coming from students and teachers fr...
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Imagine Academy Office
Certification and Education Division from Microsoft Innovation Center held workshop "Imagine Academy Office". This workshop attempted to learn about the preparation of Microsoft Office Specialist Certification. Demonstrate that participants have the skills needed to get the most out of Office by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification in a specific Office program like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. This event was held on July 10, 2017 until July 12, 2017 held at Universitas Teknologi Yogyakarta. This event was attended by 14 participants coming from lecturer. In Microsoft Office Specialist Word 2016 preparation of certification exam, participants will have a fundamental u...
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Focus Group Discussion - Jogja Cyber Province 2017
Microsoft and YCAB Foundation and local government of DIY again held Jogja Cyber Province event located at Wanitatama Building Yogyakarta starting at 09.00 until finished. Jogja Cyber Province which lasted for two days has one of the activities of Realization Jogja Cyber Province which was held on the second day, May 16, 2017. Press Conference was attended by Muhammad Farhan as YCAB General Secretary, Ruben Hattari as Director of Corporate Affairs Microsoft Indonesia, and Baskoro Aji as the Head of Education Office of DI Yogyakarta Province. The 15-minute Press Conference shows the press's great attention to academic and social activities, where some media, broadcasters, printers, and bl...
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YouthSpark Live 2017 Yogyakarta - Exhibition
Microsoft YouthSpark is a global initiative for young people to study computers and prepare them to grow independently within the community. In these 4 years, Microsoft has given these opportunities to more than 300 million young people in the world. Many of those who have been able to provide change not only in their own lives but also into the lives of others and have a real impact in the community. Since 2013, Microsoft has collaborated with Yayasan Cinta Anak Bangsa (YCAB) to hold Microsoft YouthSpark in Indonesia, YCAB itself focuses on developing and empowering young people. This program focuses on giving young people the opportunity to learn programming, as well as trying to apply...
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Azure Global Bootcamp - Yogyakarta
Saturday (22/04) Microsoft Innovation Center (MIC) Yogyakarta held Global Azure Bootcamp 2017. This is a simultaneous event conducted in several countries. In this event, MIC Yogyakarta brings a special theme about "Azure as Digital Transformation Platform to Preserve Tourism and Culture", this is in accordance with the position of Yogyakarta as a city of tourism closely with the culture. The event was followed by various circles, ranging from students, educators, developers and startup. Approximately 20 people attended the event at Jogja Digital Valley. There are two speakers in this event, Dr. Ridi Ferdiana (Microsoft MVP for Visual Studio, Researcher, MIC Lead) and Erick Kurniawan (Mi...
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YouthSpark 2017: CS Unplugged – How Technology Help People
Microsoft YouthSpark has entered the third phase with the different theme from the previous workshop. In the first workshop, the participants learned about Kodu and the second workshop using Minecraft, then at the third workshop, participants were taught to create a game world using CS Unplugged and Project Spark. Workshop CS Unplugged is a series of Microsoft YouthSpark 2017 Yogyakarta focused on improving the educational competence and competitiveness of students in the field of Science and ICT (Information and Communication Technology). This activity focuses on the teaching and practice of computer science relating to the recognition method without using a computer. This method was stu...
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Word untuk Akademisi – Phase II
As a continuation of the previous workshop, certification and education division, Microsoft Innovation Center in collaboration with E-library, Faculty of Engineering UGM held workshop "Word for Academics" phase II. In this event, it covered the same materials as the previous workshop. This workshop attempted to discuss how to create Word formatting. As a variant of Microsoft Office ProPlus, Word offers a variety of features to Facilitate the user in composing and writing documents. In the academic field, either schools, colleges or other educational institutions, there are many conditions that must be affixed in the preparation of the document, such as writing research reports, thesis or ...
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