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SENAR Application test at SMK Negeri 1 Cimahi

Yesterday was a big day for CoE EARE! The launch of a test phase of the SENAR Virtual Reality app in 10 Indonesian SMK. Using the SENAR app is as easy as watching a video on your phone. Mobile AR (Augmented Reality) is intuitive and can be used immediately, remotely or in the classroom. Trainees need only 30 seconds to familiarise themselves with the simple and user-friendly interface. 


by Co-Director
1 December 2022

Visit to Schneider Electric Cikarang Plant

The Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy team and the BBPPMPV BMTI Kemdikbud team had the opportunity to visit the Schneider Electric Cikarang Plant on Thursday (24/11). 


by Co-Director
28 November 2022

A Visit from SMK 1 Sukatani Purwakarta

The Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy received a visit from SMK 1 Sukatani Purwakarta, West Java, to our office located in BBPPMPV BMTI Kemdikbud. This visit was supervised by Mr. Didi Kurniadi, our master trainer, and the CoE EARE team. During the visit we had the opportunity to present and explain our facilities and laboratories. On this occasion, our trainer demonstrated the operation of the systems to explain the usefulness of the equipment.


by Co-Director
18 November 2022

Visit to Schneider Electric Indonesia headquarters in Jakarta

On 8 November 2022, our co-director, Mr. Manuel AZIBI, had the honour to meet with Mr. Chris Avrain, Business Development Director of Industrial Supply of Schneider Electric East Asia Japan and Mrs. Aswita W. Saragih, Business Development of Education of Schneider Electric Indonesia at Schneider Electric Indonesia headquarters in Jakarta.


by Co-Director
15 November 2022

A Visit from SMK 24 PGRI Jakarta

The Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy hosted a visit from SMK 24 PGRI Jakarta on Tuesday (08/11). The students were accompanied by their two teachers and the aim of the visit was to motivate and raise the students' interest in the electrical, automation and renewable energy professions. 


by Co-Director
11 November 2022

A Visit from Schneider Electric Cikarang

Of course, one of the main objectives of the CoE is to increase the competence of students in SMK by training and equipping teachers. But it is also important for the CoE to - to listen to the expectations of the companies in terms of expected skills. - to propose internships to improve professionalization - to be interested in the employability of these students. - to take stock of current job offers.


by Co-Director
10 November 2022

A Visit from SMKN 2 Bawang, Central Java

The Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy received a visit from SMKN 2 Bawang, Central Java to our office in our building (19/10/2022). The visit was supervised by our Master Trainers Mr. Tatang Sukendar & Mr. Didi Kurniadi. SMKN 2 Bawang is one of our project equipped schools in the field of industrial automation.


by Co-Director
20 October 2022

A Visit from Universitas Padjadjaran (UNPAD)

The Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy continues to build partnerships with universities in Indonesia. After signing an agreement with Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) for future actions, we had the honour to meet with Ms. Sri Rijati Wardiani, Head of the French Department of Universitas Padjadjaran, on 18 October.


by Co-Director
19 October 2022

Visit from SMKN 1 Cirebon, Jawa Barat

It was an honor for The Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy received a visit from teachers from SMKN 1 Cirebon, Jawa Barat at our office located in BBPPMPV BMTI Kemdikbud, Friday (07/10/2022).


by Co-Director
10 October 2022

The Cooperation Between The Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy and Schneider Electric Indonesia

📢📢 Calling all CoE SMK in Surabaya! 📢📢 (EN) Schneider Electric Indonesia open up the opportunity for SMK CoE to collaboration in conducting tree planting activities donated by our company employees as an action #GreenHeroesforLife. 🌱🌱🌱


by Co-Director
29 September 2022

Visit from Schneider Electric Global

On September 26, 2022, Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy had an honor to receive the Energy Director from Schneider Electric Global, Abhimanyu Sahu. The purpose of this visit was to observe the Schneider Electric equipment in the CoE EARE laboratories and to discuss further cooperation with Schneider Electric Indonesia. In addition, he also gave a feedback, shared the practice’s experience from another centre of excellence and planned the next possible actions in our strong collaboration.


by Co-Director
27 September 2022

Visit from HP Indonesia

The Co-Director of the Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy, Manuel AZIBI, had the opportunity to meet with the Head of Staff, Strategy and Business Planning Indonesia, Philippines, Pakistan HP Indonesia, Florence Lim Lai at our offices on 22 September 2022. The purpose of this visit was to present our projects, observe our laboratory equipment and discuss the opportunity for future cooperation between CoE EARE and HP Indonesia.


by Co-Director
23 September 2022

Visit from SMKN 1 Banyuasin III Palembang, South Sumatra

The Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy received a visit from students from SMKN 1 Banyuasin III Palembang, South Sumatra at our office located in BBPPMPV BMTI Kemdikbud, Thursday (15/09/2022). The visit was received by Mr. Tubagus Kurniawan as the Head of the Electrical Department and the team from CoE EARE. In this occasion, as usual we presented our facilites and laboratories in order to show and explain the utility of our equipment. The presentation was interesting and the students actively asked and listened to explanations about the equipment.


by Co-Director
16 September 2022

SMKN 1 Tana Toraja and SMKN 2 Komodo have become Regional Center of Excellence (RCoE)

The CoE project has already equipped 125 SMK across Indonesia. Some of these SMK have the possibility to become Regional Center of Excellence and disseminate their new skills and share their equipment with neighboring SMK. This is the case of SMKN 1 Tana Toraja and SMKN 2 Komodo who became RCoE after a one-week on-site training.


by Co-Director
14 September 2022

New Industrial Automation Training Batch for SMK teachers

The Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy has started the training of 8 teachers from 8 vocational high schools (SMK) in Industrial Automation. The trainees have participated in this training for about 6 weeks training course from August to September 2022.


by Co-Director
13 September 2022

Visit from Universitas Muhammadiyah Malang

On 9th September 2022, The Electrical Engineering Study Program of the University Of Muhammadiyah Malang (UMM), precisely from CoE (Center of Excellence) Solar Power Plant (PLTS) just held a visit activity in order to seek the potential collaboration with Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy.


by Co-Director
13 September 2022

Release of Retired Staff in the Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy

Our Master Trainer, Pak Hadi, who has contributed so much to the success of our CoE EARE, is leaving us for a well-deserved retirement. The full team celebrated this event with speech remarks from members of the electricity department and closed with speech remarks from the Co-Director Mr. Manuel Azibi. Pak Hadi was congratulated on his retirement and hoped that this retirement period can be enjoyed with a sense of happiness and joy.


by Co-Director
6 September 2022

Final Presentation of XR Operator Advisor Project

On 25 August 2022, Cédric Hénon made a final presentation of the XR Operator Advisor project. We would like to thank Roberto Rossi (Cluster President of Schneider Electric Indonesia and Timor Leste) and Astri Ramayanti Dharmawan (Vice President of Schneider Electric Indonesia and Timor Leste) for attending the final presentation.


by Co-Director
30 August 2022

Virtual Visit from British Chambers of Commerce Indonesia

Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy is gaining recognition. The British Chambers of Commerce Indonesia was interested in visiting the CoE EARE facilities to explore energy access opportunities in Indonesia.


by Co-Director
19 July 2022

Electrical Installation Training Batch 2 in 2022

Centre of Excellence received 10 vocational high school (SMK) teachers in Electrical Installation Batch 2. The trainees will follow 6 weeks training course starting from 14 July 2022.


by Co-Director
15 July 2022

Partnership exploration with ITB

On 12 July 2022, CoE EARE had the honor of meeting with Mr. Andika Putra Pratama, Head of International Relation at Institut Teknologi Bandung, in order to expand the partnership with some universities in Indonesia.


by Co-Director
13 July 2022

Gelar Vokasi 2022 (Indonesian Vocational Education Exhibition)

CoE EARE participated in Gelar Vokasi (Indonesian Vocational Education Exhibition) 2022, organized by BBPPMPV BMTI Kemdikbud. Many vocational high schools (SMK) and companies participated in the event to show their innovative products. The aim of the event is to present the collaboration between vocational education and industry.


by Co-Director
24 June 2022

Industrial Automation Training Batch 1 in 2022

The Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy is starting the training of 11 teachers from 9 vocational high schools (SMK) in Industrial Automation. The trainees will follow 6 weeks training course from 22 June to 27 July 2022.


by Co-Director
22 June 2022

Electrical Installation Training Batch 1 in 2022 for SMK teachers

Following the Celebration of 125 equipped SMK, the Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy continues to conduct training for 15 vocational high school (SMK) teachers in Electrical Installation.


by Co-Director
8 June 2022

Celebration of 125 SMK equipped

On June 2, 2022, the Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy celebrated 125 vocational high schools (SMK) equipped by the cooperation between Indonesian Ministry of Education, French Ministry of Education and Schneider Electric in SMK Negeri 1 Cikarang Selatan.


by Co-Director
3 June 2022

EcoStruxure XR Operator Advisor for Solar Home System learning

Cedric Henon, a French intern from ESIROI (Reunion Island and Indian Ocean Engineering School), successfully modeled one Renewable Energy teaching set : the Solar Home System, using Schneider Electric’s software, EcoStruxure XR Operator Advisor.


by Co-Director
31 May 2022

Reception of Electric Vehicle Charger

In the framework of the cooperation between the Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy, BBPPMPV BMTI Kemdikbud and the CMQ Auto'Mobilités, France, we received an Electric Vehicle Charger from Schneider Electric Indonesia.


by Co-Director
17 May 2022

French Intern at CoE EARE for EcoStruxure XR Operator Advisor Project

CoE EARE is pleased to welcome Cédric Hénon, a French engineering student from ESIROI (Reunion Island Indian Ocean Engineering School) for a 4 months internship from May to early September 2022 for the EcoStruxure XR Operator Advisor project.


by Co-Director
13 May 2022

Launch of CoE EARE Community Platform

CoE EARE launched its community platform by using Discord to connect all trainees (vocational school teachers and technicians) from the beginning of the project, Master Trainers, CoE EARE and Schneider Electric Indonesia.


by Co-Director
20 April 2022

First Training by CoE EARE in 2022 is for SMK technician

In March, CoE EARE resumed its main activities by opening the first training in 2022 for vocational high school technicians.


by Co-Director
23 March 2022

Cooperation between CoE EARE and CMQ Auto'Mobilités

For the 2022 program, the Centre of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy plans to extend its collaboration with some of the Campus des métiers et des qualifications in France. A Campus des métiers et des qualifications or CMQ is a network that brings together all the stakeholders (high school, higher education institutions, training organizations, research laboratories, companies and associations) in a sector of activity to develop the skills required by the industries.


by Co-Director
11 March 2022

Ministry of Manpower visit with Schneider Electric Indonesia at CoE EARE

On Friday, February 18, 2022, Schneider Electric Indonesia invited a team from the Ministry of Manpower of the Republic of Indonesia to visit the Center of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy in Cimahi.


by Co-Director
21 February 2022

Opening of Renewable Energy Training for BLK Instructors

GFA Consulting Group, which was mandated by the Swiss government, again sent trainees to the Center of Excellence. This time, it's the turn of instructors from Balai Latihan Kerja (BLK or Vocational Training Center) who will take part in the Advanced Solar Energy Training for a duration of two weeks starting from February 14 to 25, 2022.


by Co-Director
14 February 2022

Presentation Session on the French Education System and Learning Models for Vocational Education by Manuel Azibi

Manuel Azibi as a French Expert and Co-Director of CoE EARE provided material on the French education system and learning models for vocational education for GFA training participants


by Co-Director
4 February 2022

Opening of Renewable Energy Training for Polytechnic Lecturers supported by GFA Group

GFA Group collaborates with CoE EARE to conduct training for Polytechnic lecturers and instructors of the Vocational Training Agency (BLK) in the field of Renewable Energy. Batch 1 opened on January 31, 2022 for 12 lecturers from 6 different Polytechnics for basic level solar energy.


by Co-Director
31 January 2022

GIZ's visit

GIZ paid a visit to the EARE Center of Excellence on Friday, December 17, 2021 to discuss the curriculum for Renewable Energy Training, especially solar energy.


by Co-Director
19 December 2021

GFA Group's visit

GFA Consulting Group mandated by Swiss Embassy were received by Mr. Tubagus as Head of the Electricity Department of BBPMPPV BMTI and the team along with Mr. Manuel as Co-director of CoE EARE on December 16, 2021 to survey.


by Co-Director
16 December 2021

SMK PK Visit in Riau

In the context of supervising the SMK Center of Excellence (SMK PK) program rom the Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology, Co-director of CoE EARE, Manuel Azibi together with the Head of the Electricity Department of BBPMPPV BMTI, Tubagus Kurniawan, had the opportunity to visit two vocational schools in Riau province on December 7, 2021.


by Co-Director
8 December 2021

SMK Islam Kawalu Tasikmalaya students' visit to CoE EARE

On Tuesday, November 23, 2021, we received Computer and Network Engineering students from SMK Islam Kawalu Tasikmalaya with their teachers to make a visit to our premises.


by Co-Director
26 November 2021

3rd Batch of Electrical Installation CoE EARE has been opened, 15 vocational schools confirmed their participation

On November 8, 2021 at 08:30 a.m in the CoE EARE building, BBPPMPV BMTI, the 3rd Electrical Installation Training was opened.


by Co-Director
18 November 2021

French Ambassador’s Visit at CoE EARE Bandung

On November 3rd 2021, Mr. Olivier Chambard as the French ambassador to Indonesia, visited our premises at Campus BBPPMPV BMTI Jl. Pesantren KM. 2, Cibabat, Cimahi Utara. This visit aims to observe the trainings held by Center of Excellence for Electricity, Automation and Renewable Energy.


by Co-Director
17 November 2021

1st Batch of Automation Industry CoE EARE has been opened, involving 4 vocational schools, two of them are from West Java

Cimahi – A total of 4 vocational schools participated in the first batch of Industry Automation CoE EARE Training from August 4 – September 14, 2019 in the CoE EARE Building, PPPPTK BMTI Bandung.


by Co-Director
20 January 2020

Electrical Installation Training Batch 5th CoE EARE, Participated by Vocational Teachers from Aceh to North Maluku

Cimahi – A total of 14 teachers have participated in Electrical Installation Training Batch 5th CoE EARE from July 7 – August 17, 2019, at the CoE EARE Building, P4TK BMTI Bandung.


by Co-Director
20 January 2020

CoE EARE Supports Jabar Energy Champion Program, Certification of 50 Electricity Installers with IATKI

Cimahi – 50 Electricity Installers in West Java has been certified by IATKI from 2019, 8 – 15 July at the CoE EARE Building, P4TK BMTI Bandung. This activity is a collaborative program between the West Java Provincial Government and the International Copper Association (ICA) through the West Java Energy Champion program


by Co-Director
20 January 2020

"Link and Match" Vocational Education between Vocational Schools and Industry Exceeds Target

The launch of the tenth link and match vocational education program in the West Java region this year involved 2,604 SMKs and 885 industries. This has exceeded the target made by the Ministry of Industry, involved 2,600 SMKs and 750 industries. The Minister of Industry, Airlangga Hartarto, gave the highest appreciation to all SMK and industry parties who were enthusiastically involved in the strategic program. This was stated at PT. Indofood Barokah Makmur Award, Sukabumi, Monday (18/3).


by Co-Director
18 December 2019

Education Ministry Collaborates with Schneider Electric in Establishing Centre of Excellence

Schneider Electric, as a global company in the digital transformation of energy management and transformation, collaborated with the Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture to establish the Centre of Excellence in Electricity, Automation, and Renewable Energy. The Expert Staff of the Ministry of Education and Culture in the field of Innovation and Competitiveness, Ananto Kusuma Seta, said that the launch was a follow-up action program for the cooperation agreement between the Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture, the French Ministry of National Education, Higher Education and Research, French Schneider Electric Foundation, and PT Schneider Indonesia.


by Co-Director
18 December 2019