The 2nd International Conference on Public Policy, Social Computing and Development (The 2nd ICOPOSDev 2021)

Sumatera Utara

October 14, 2021 – October 15, 2021

Department of Public Administration, Faculty of Social and Political Science, Universitas Sumatera Utara is calling for papers for The 2nd International Conference on Public Policy, Social Computing and Development (The 2nd ICOPOSDev) on October 14-15, 2021. This conference will bring together researchers, academic scientists, policymakers, and development practitioners to share their knowledge, expertise and research results on diverse aspects of Public Policy.  It also aims at providing interdisciplinary platform for participants to explore trends, models and strategies, practical and conceptual challenges in striving towards inclusive and sustainable development especially during the crisis.

The main theme of the 2nd ICOPOSDev 2021: Public Private and Civil Society Towards Sustainable Development Goals
Subtheme Conference, “Adaptation and innovation research on public administration and development during the Covid-19 pandemic”


Keynote Speaker

Police-General (Ret.) Prof. Drs. H. Muhammad Tito Karnavian, M.A., Ph.D. (Minister of Home Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia)

Invited Speakers

  • Professor Jonathan Boston (Director of the Institute for Governance and Policy Studies and Director of the Institute of Policy Studies, Victoria University)
  • Prof. Dr. R.A. Boin (Professor of Public Institutions and Governance, Universiteit Leiden)
  • Assoc Prof.Tanya Jakimow (Australian National University)
  • Prof. Amporn Tamronglak, Ph.D (Faculty of Political Science, Thammasat University/ Head of APSPA,Thailand)
  • Prof. Dr. Agus Pramusinto, MDA (UGM/Head of KASN/Head of IAPA, Indonesia)
  • Asima Yanty Siahaan, PhD (Public Administration USU, Indonesia)



Committee Structure

Honorary Chair
USU Rector : Dr. Muryanto Amin, S.Sos, M.Si
Vice Rector 3 of USU : Dr. Popy Anjelisa Zaitun Hasibuan, S.Si, M.Si, Apt
Dean of FISIP : Dr. Muryanto Amin, S.Sos, M.Si
Head of Research Institute of USU : Prof. Dr. Robert Sibarani, MS
Vice Dean 2 of FISIP : Muhammad Arifin Nasution, S.Sos., MSP
Vice Dean 3 of FISIP : Drs. Hendra Harahap, M.Si., Ph.D
Chair : Dra. Asima Yanty Siahaan, M.A., Ph.D
Co Chair : Dr. Tunggul Sihombing, M.A
Secretary : Dra. Februati Trimurni, M.Si., Ph.D
Vice Secretary : Dr. Simson Ginting, MPA
Treasurer : Nur Afifah, S.AP., MPA
Sessions organizers : Prof. Dr. Erika Revida, M.S
: Dra. Dara Aisyah, M.Si., Ph.D
: Drs. Robinson Sembiring, M.Si
: Dr. R Selly Marisa Sihombing, M.Si.
: Rudi Kristian P.M, S.Sos.,MA
: Siti Hazzah Nur R, S.Sos., M.AP
Secretariat : Wiro Oktavius Ginting, S.Sos., M.Si
: Franklin Asido Rossevelt, S.AP., M.K.P
: Imanunddin Kandias Saraan, S.Sos., M.A.P
: Zoraya Alfathin, S.Sos., MPA
: Piki Darma K Pardede, S.Sos., M.Si
: Dian Rahmayani,S.E
: Suhendri, S.Sos
: Shifani Adriani Ch, S.Kom


International Scientific Committee

  • Assoc Prof. Tanya Jakimow (Australian National University)
  • Prof. Regina Scheyvenz (Massey University, New Zealand)
  • Prof. Dr. Leonora Angeles (UBC, Canada)
  • Dr. Poppy Anjelisa Zaitun Hasibuan, S.Si., M.Si., Apt (USU)
  • Prof. Dr. Ningrum Natasya Sirait SH., MLI (USU)
  • Dr Mazlan Che Soh (Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) PhD (Malaya)
  • Dr. Tunggul Sihombing, M.A
  • Prof. Dr. Erika Revida, MS. (USU)
  • Dr. Annika Olson (Oslo University, Sweden)
  • Dr. Dede Ahmad, M.Si. (Bappeda Kab. Subang, Jawa Barat)
  • Dr. Poltak Sihombing, M.Kom (USU)
  • Prof. Dr. Eng Himsar Ambarita (USU)
  • Prof. Dr. Yusuf Henuk (IAKN Tarutung, Sumatera Utara)
  • Prof. Rizabuana, Ph.D (USU)
  • Asima Siahaan, Ph.D (USU)
  • Henry Sitorus, Ph.D (USU)
  • Prof. Janianton Damanik (UGM)
  • Dr. Sherley Marissa Sihombing, M.Si (USU)
  • Dr. Dina M.Si (Universitas Al-Ghiffari, Bandung)


Conference Information

International Conference On Public Policy, Social Computing And Development