IPB University Awarded as Gold Winner in Public Relations Indonesia Award

Public Relations Indonesia Award (PRIA) 2020 announced on April 20th, 2020 through their Youtube live stream, that IPB University won as Gold Winner in the sub-category Crisis Management. This recognition was achieved due to IPB University’s crisis management the past few months. The management is composed of procedure preparedness, media handling, and utilization of up-to-date techniques. Besides this sub-category, IPB University has also won Silver Winner for the sub-category of Website. IPB University’s current website display has undergone changes according to rebranding activities of the institution which began last year. The achievement of this award followed last year’s awards when IPB University won Gold Winner for the category of Public Service Room Innovation and Silver for Website. Regarding this award, IPB University’s Rector—Prof. Dr. Arif Satria stated that the university is grateful for the prestigious award. He particularly appreciated IPB Communication Bureau who have continuously made efforts to increase the management of information and given the best information to the public. This was also supported by the participation of all components in IPB University’s family, be it student, educational staff, lecturers, and leaders of working units. He expressed his hopes that the achievement will serve as a source of encouragement to keep making efforts in increasing the management quality of higher education communication. He also expressed his appreciation to the mass media who have worked well with IPB University all this time.

Public Relations Indonesia Award (PRIA) 2020 is an annual awarding held by PR Indonesia Magazine as means to measure the communication performance of various institutions in Indonesia, including higher education institutions, while also showing appreciation for the achievements made by those institutions. The judges of PRIA 2020 include Maria Wongsonagoro (PR INDONESIA Guru), Noke Kiroyan (Chairman & Chief Consultant Kiroyan Partners), Suharjo Nugroho (President of the Association of PR Companies Indonesia), Arbain Rambey (Senior Photographer), Titis Widyatmoko (Head Editor of Briolio.net), Kriss Santosa (DM ID Brand Consultant) and DM ID Team. Other judges who also gave their assessments were Asmono Wikan (Founder & CEO PR INDONESIA, Secretary General of the Press Company Union), Janette Pinariya (Dean of The London School of Public Relations), Adita Irawati (Special Staff of the Minister of Communication, Post-Special Staff  of Communication for the President), Elvera Makki (President of International Association of Business Communicators-Indonesia Chapter, Post-Country Head of Corporate Affairs Citibank), Nurlaela Arief (Director, School of Business and Management, Bandung Institute of Technology), Ika Sastrosoebroto (Managing Director Prominent PR), Salman Noersiwan Bachtiar (Communication Director for the International Society of Sustainability Professionals), and Sam August (Head Editor of CSR.id Magazine).

Published Date : 21-Apr-2020

Resource Person : Prof Dr Arif Satria

Keyword : IPB University, Gold Winner, Public Relations Indonesia Award, PRIA 2020