Joint Workshop for Global Engineers in Asia (JWGEA)

Brief overview

JWGEA is a consortium where members collaborate together and participate in a joint workshop for Global Engineers in Asia. Its objectives are as follows:

  • Support the  development  of  communication, planning,  leadership,  and  cross-cultural skills through joint implementation of students from a variety of linguistic, cultural, and research backgrounds
  • Improve understanding and recognition of differentculture and English ability of the students
  • Promote networking and research exchange among the faculties, researchers and students of each university members.


  • Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS), Indonesia;
  • Ritsumeikan University (RU), Japan;
  • Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia;
  • King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT), Thailand and
  • Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University (ETU), Russia.

Activities highlights

  1. JWGEA August 2014, Hosted by UTM
  2. JWGEA July 2015, Hosted by RU
  3. JWGEA July 2016, Hosted by KMUTT
  4. JWGEA July 2017, Hosted by ITS
  5. JWGEA July 2018, Hosted by RU
  6. JWGEA July 2019, Hosted by ITS
  7. JWGEA July 2021, Virtually hosted by ITS
  8. JSGEA July 2022, Virtually hosted by KMUTT


A forum where young researchers in various fields of Engineering from 5 university members are expected to build a mutual research collaboration that could positively contribute to the reinforcement of the inter-institution partnership.

Gallery of JWGEA activities



  • ITS contact persons: Assoc.Prof. Maria Anityasari, Ph.D (Director of ITS Global Engagement); Ms. Cahyani (Staff of ITS Global Engagement)