Overwhelming response at EC-Council IT Security Seminar for Indonesian Universities Jakarta, May 21st, 2014,


EC-Council as a world leader in IT Security Certification recently held an exclusive seminar in four universities in Indonesia. The seminar was held continuously at 4 different universities such as Universitas Mercu Buana, Universitas Bina Nusantara, Universitas Multimedia Nusantara, and Universitas Surabaya.

Universitas Mercu Buana becomes our first home of seminar. Held at their lovely auditorium attended by more than 400 IT students and was very keen and enthusiasm to listen the sharing knowledge from Vice President of EC-Council, Mr. Sean Lim and one of Certified EC-Council Instructor Mr. Kristian Oktavianus with more than 20 years experience in IT.

The Big Step has made by Universitas Mercu Buana as they strengthen the partnership with EC-Council as Academic Partner and joined among 500 universities globally all around the world that deliver IT security qualification in their curriculum and prepare their students to have a chance get high paying job in industry globally.

Mr. Arisetyanto Nugroho as Rector of Universitas Mercu Buana and Mr. Bambang Hariyanto as Dean of Faculty of Information Technology Universitas Mercu Buana says ‘ IT Security is the pathway for the students graduate to get high paying jobs globally, partnership with EC-Council will be strengthen their knowledge and proven to the industry that their graduate are qualified.

Universitas Bina Nusantara Jakarta in association with HIMSISINFO and Faculty of Computer Science organized the exclusive seminar for our next home. More than 400 IT students attended the seminar from 2 different faculties, Faculty of Information Systems Management and Computer Science. Their student looks enthusiasm to listen and give a lot of questions how they started to learn in IT security. They have admitted that this kind of seminar should be held more intensively, because IT student is eager to learn and know further about the IT Security knowledge applied in industries. Most of students are having a vision to get a job globally. And they realize that they need to have a uniqueness of their qualification to compete with foreign graduates.

Different story when we arrived at Universitas Multimedia Nusantara in BSD, Serpong. Housed in their modern auditorium with a capacity of 200 IT Students who participate in the seminar having a great enthusiasm with interspersed questions and answers during the seminar. This seminar has aroused their IT student’s interest to dig deeper into the importance and uniqueness of IT Security for better IT careers. As we have seen this big wave of interest, Universitas Multimedia Nusantara has put their concern about how to merge our curriculum into their curriculum. As mention by Vice Rector, Prof Dr. Muliawati G. Siswanto, M.Eng.Sc ‘IT Security is one of the skills that they need to develop more’

At last, University of Surabaya another EC-Council’s exclusive seminar was held at Surabaya city. Tin Tin Hadijanto as EC-Council Indonesia Country Manager has brought a point of view on building a career advantage in IT Security. TheThis seminar bring next level of mindset of how IT Security becoming a unique qualification and could bring great impact for real-world IT business and chances for high-paying job is not just a dream for their students.
The key message from Miss Lisana as Member of faculty of Universitas Surabaya, ‘ Students needs additional knowledge in practical and focus profession, make them different from others 30.000 graduates every year.

It was an honor for EC-Council to help education sector to build strong knowledge for their students, to help the graduate getting unique qualification, unique job in unique industries world wide. EC-Council will continue to carry out similar activities in some future event with other universites in Indonesia. IT Security has become one of the most demand skill globally and becoming an important point in the joints of modern business life as a cog in a role behind the IT continuity at each institution. This exclusive seminar become one of our main agenda in 2014 for only selected Indonesia universities. Are you one of them that ready to become our part of world-wide recognized unique qualifications university in IT security?

About EC-Council
EC Council (International Council of E-Commerce Consultants) is one of the world’s largest certification bodies for information security professionals. EC Council is a member-based organization that certifies individuals, institution and company in various information security and e-business skills. Over 500 universities globally have been merging this unique IT Security qualification into their curriculum. Certified by the American National Standards Institute to meet its ANSI 17024 standard in 2012 has empowered EC Council to growth more powerful especially to collaborate with universities for their better IT student career. EC-Council is the owner and creator of the world famous Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI) and EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA)/License Penetration Tester (LPT) programs, and many other programs. We offered this program in over 92 countries and over have trained over 120,000 & certified more than 90,000 security professionals through a training network of over 500 training partners globally. For more information, visit www.eccouncil.org or email to indomarketing@eccouncil.org