Jakarta – Oil and gas is the main energy source that is used by the people of Indonesia. Various sectors ranging from transportation, industry, and communication are very dependent on the allocation of oil and gas reserves both as fuel for the production process and as a commodity.
The energy industry, especially oil and gas industry, has been supporting the country’s economy in the last few decades. Not only is it a big contributor and a source of the country’s income, the oil and gas industry is also a support system for the national economic growth. This is because the benefits that the oil and gas sector has provided for other sectors.
In the process of oil and gas exploration, activities in the upstream oil and gas sector are considered the main priority and key. The rapid increase in population and the construction of infrastructure facilities encourages the government to be able to meet the energy needs of the community and secure energy reserves for the future.
Guna mengenalkan mahasiswa pada pentingnya peran industri hulu migas dalam mendukung ketahanan energi nasional, Direktorat Kemitraan dan Kewirausahaan Universitas Pertamina melaksanakan kegiatan UPbringing dengan menghadirkan Direktur Hulu PT Pertamina (Persero), Dharmawan H. Samsu, sebagai pembicara. Kegiatan dilaksanakan pada hari Kamis, 21 Maret 2019, di Auditorium Griya Legita, Universitas Pertamina. Kegiatan dihadiri oleh pimpinan Pertamina Foundation, Rektor Universitas Pertamina beserta para jajarannya dan civitas academica Universitas Pertamina.
In order to introduce Pertamina University students to the important role the upstream oil and gas industry play in supporting national energy security, the Directorate of Partnership and Entrepreneurship of Pertamina University have conducted UPbringing activities by presenting the Upstream Director of PT Pertamina (Persero), Dharmawan H. Samsu, as the speaker. The activity will be held on Thursday, March 21, 2019, at the Griya Legita Auditorium, Pertamina University. The event was attended by the leaders of the Pertamina Foundation, the Rector of Pertamina University and their staff and the society of academicians in Pertamina University.
Through his presentation, Dharmawan H. Samsu has stated that in the oil and gas industry, the technical and scientific capabilities obtained theoretically in college were not enough to overcome various problems in the oil and gas industry in Indonesia. He highlighted the importance in having the ability to tolerate and good ability of perseverance and good attitude apart from knowledge in the energy industry itself.
Dharmawan H. Samsu also said that “I want students to be able to think optimistically about the future of Indonesia’s energy, especially in the oil and gas sector. They also have to make use of each and every learning opportunities and ask questions whenever possible, as well as voicing out their opinions / ideas as much as possible to the lecturers and fellow students to practice their thinking, self-expression and communication skills.”