Techtalk: Word for Research
Techtalk: Word for Research is a mini workshop held to finalize the participants' knowledge about the facilities formatting in Word for writing scientific documents. Features such as setting page, setting footnotes, contents list creation, and page numbers learned in this workshop. This mini workshop emphasized the direct use of Word on the implementation in the academic environment, adjusted the utilization of the features of the writing rules that apply in accordance with the rules that have been defined. This event was followed by academic community who have an interest for writing documents and academic publications. For this purpose, Microsoft Innovation Center and Certification and ...
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Azure Everywhere Workshop – Defining the utilization of Cloud Computing at Universitas Gadjah Mada
Cloud Computing became one of the most influential technologies in the last decade. The flexibility and performance that promises can be attract the implementation of these technologies in various sub-sectors. As one of the largest university in Indonesia, Universitas Gadjah Mada feels the need to begin to touch the latest technology, to enhance the educational services that exist in it in terms of information and communication technology facilities. Direktorat Sistem dan Sumber Daya Informasi (DSSDI) is the official sector in this university that specifically address the needs of information technology and communications. Working closely with Research and Innovation Division of Microsof...
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Minecraft Education Hacks – Creativity without boundaries for virtual collaborative learning space
The teacher always expects to be able presenting a learning activities that is fun for the students. A space that spurs creativity, cultivate the spirit of learning and fun for the students. Various methods are used to present this mission, starting from brush up the materials, transform learning plans up to presented digital facilities in classroom. However, in fact all this thing will be back on how the teachers create creativity in learning models. It is because software and hardware will only be the tools and the key point is in the way to deliver.  Facilitating teachers’ spirit to present new model of learning, Certification and Education Division of Microsoft Innovation Center in p...
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Training of Trainer Office 365 for Teachers– Bridge The Teachers in Modern Education Era
21st century learning is always paired with digitation era, in which information and computing technology be the foundation for many things included education field. It implicates the teachers as a front guard who forms educational models need to move forward in order to initiate and transmit to other entities in the school. One of the most powerful way to follow the development of digitation is combining the digitation into learning process, with the aim to create effective teaching activities for the teachers and the learning process for students. Microsoft as a technology innovator offers a variety solution and way to start digitation in the education. One way to cover that goal is th...
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Improving Productivity using Office 365
Office 365 service offers many softwares to subscribers. The service allow user to use Microsoft Office apps, use the storage space on OneDrive, chat and create a conference call using Skype service. These are only the few of what 365 offers. There are still many of Office 365 Apps such as Sway, SharePoint, Flow and many other available 365 apps that can be used to increase productivity. “Improving Productivity using Office 365” is a workshop aimed to student to introduce them with many of Office 365 apps, how to use them as a tool to help them improving their productivity. This workshop which was held at 1 December 2016 in DSSDI UGM was attended by 40 students and staffs from UGM. The ...
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Intelligent Future Campus and Management, a Joint Presentation Session
"Intelligent Future Campus and Management" is a Joint Presentation Session between Microsoft and Academic institutions around Yogyakarta and Central Java, held at Hotel Tentrem on 23 November 2016. In this session, MIC, and other academic institutions from Yogyakarta and Central Java gather together to share and discuss ideas to improve the productivity around academic activities. Dr. Ridi Ferdiana, the Research Advisor of Microsoft Innovation Center Yogyakarta also delivers presentation in the first session. The first session, participant were introduced with the benefits of using Azure for Education, and how to utilise it optimizely in the organization, including storing and organizing...
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Deep Dive into Minecraft Edu
Deep Dive into Minecraft Education Edition is an activity that aims to introduce displays and controls basic in Minecraft Education Edition to educators. In this workshop, it demonstrated how to use Minecraft Education Edition. In addition, this workshop was also explained about “Minecraft Education Edition Hack! Competition. This agenda intends to increase the interest of students in studying Minecraft Education Edition. This workshop was held in November 18, 2016 at Balai Tekomdik Yogyakarta. The participants were coming from teacher across Yogyakarta (elementary / junior high school / Senior High School) and it represents the school's participation. This workshop contained several age...
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MSEC Campaign Q2 – Prepare to Teach Creative Coding Through Games and Apps
MSEC (Microsoft Educator Community) Campaign is an activity program that focuses on improving teachers' competencies through integrated training. Leveraging the resources and the materials that are contained on the portal MSEC (education.microsoft.com), this workshop has the objective to maximize the usefulness of ICT (Information and Communication Technology) in teaching and learning. Carrying the concept of training-to-trainer, it is expected brought impact continuous. The teachers who enrolled into this activity hopefully can be influencers that are able to provide examples and understanding for other teachers, either in the school or in the community. MSEC second quarter brought the ...
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Build your Own Startup #2 - Creating User Flow, Wireframing & Prototyping
In the previous series, Microsoft Innovation Center was held the same mini workshop that learned about Project Ideation. Then, in this ocassion, it covered and discussed about creating user flow, wireframing and prototyping. This mini workshop wal held on November 11, 2016 at E-Library of Engineering Faculty, Universitas Gajah Mada. This was attended by 26 participants coming from both inside and outside students of UGM. There were some agendas that covered in this session. To begin with, the trainer explained about Interaction Design as well as activity that became follow up from  Product Ideation. Afterward, it continued with the stages in making the interaction design of a product suc...
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Using Power BI & Azure to create a Meaningful Data Insight
Power Bi & Azure allow the user to directly get real-time insight to the business easily and quickly. The combination of PowerBi and Azure facilitate the process of business intelligence work. To support and help business that can stay ahead, Microsoft Innovation Center tried to held mini workshop that covered about Power Bi & Azure. This workshop was held on November 9, 2016 at E-Library Technical Engineering Faculty, Universitas Gajah Mada. This workshop invited 30 participants to lear more about Power BI & Azure. To broader the participants' insight about PowerBI & Azure, this workshop contained some agendas. Firstly, The participants got an overview and basic understa...
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