Badung, CNBC Indonesia – CEO of PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia International (Telin), Budi Satria Dharma Purba reveal innovation to be the key to adapt, especially for the telco industry. Especially in the midst of massive digitalization and transformation in various business sectors.
He emphasized that this digitalization ‘explosion’ occurred because digital technology had penetrated all aspects of human life. This digitalization also brings new things to human life.
“The key is innovation. Key innovation for us to enter this digital service or business. What kind of innovation? Of course, to make life better in the future,” said Budi in the BATIC 2023 Press Conference, at The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali, Tuesday ( 5/9/2023).
To be able to create innovation in digital business, supporting infrastructure is needed. Later this infrastructure will support various new services that will be present.
“The most important thing is that now is the era of collaboration. The digital business that is happening is creating a sharing economy, where all actors collaborate in the digital ecosystem,” said Budi.
Budi explained that the Telkom Group also supports innovation and provides infrastructure for the sustainability of digital business. This support is provided through a series of international conferences, the Bali Annual Telkom International Conference (BATIC) 2023.
“So for BATIC 2023 we are taking the theme Unleashing the Innovation Wave, Enabling the Digital Tomorrow. So if we look at it now, the digital industry has penetrated all aspects of our lives,” he explained.
It is known that BATIC 2023 will be held at The Westin Resort, Nusa Dua, Bali, from Monday-Friday, 5-8 September 2023. This event is an international telecommunications forum aimed at the global telco community as a platform to meet each other, discuss, build networking, and collaborate .
BATIC 2023, attended by around 1,000 participants from more than 300 global companies, consisting of global and local partners, Wholesale Player, Data Centres, digital players, Enterprises, analysts, vendors and regulators, thus encouraging the exchange of knowledge from various sectors.
BATIC 2023 presents various activities, such as exhibitions or exhibitions, conferences that focus on how the international operator industry implements new business models to increase digital interaction. The theme of the second day of the conference will be “Building Indo-Pacific’s Web3 Infrastructure,” where participants will witness discussions about new technologies such as Web3 revolutionizing connectivity needs, particularly in the Indo-Pacific region.
Activities continue on day 3 with a series of social activities, including golf, beach activities, city cultural tour, winery tour, and creative linocut sessions.
“So the BATIC 2023 forum is not just a conference because there are many decision maker coming from global companies and we formulate the direction of the industry. So we discussed it too,” he said.
BATIC 2023 is estimated to be more successful & busier than last year