71st Annual ICP Conference – Jakarta
71st Annual ICP Conference – Jakarta
July 4 -6 , 2013
ICP conference in Jakarta is being sponsored and hosted by the following organizations:
- Local Organizer: Persada Indonesia University, Jakarta
- Potentially supported by 14 state and private faculties of psychology in Jakarta
- In collaboration with Himpsi and APsyA
- Will be supported by the University of Malaysia, who has an MOU with Persada Indonesia University
Hotels Organized by the UniversityHotel Aryaduta Jakarta Address: Jl. Prapatan 44-48, Jakarta 10110, Indonesia Phone:+62 21 23521234 Original Price: $84.00 per night University Rate: $78.74 per night Ibis Budget (Formule 1) Jakarta Cikini Address: Jalan Cikini Raya, Dki Jakarta 10330, Indonesia Phone:+62 21 31908188 Price: $42.00 per night University Rate: $39.89 per night To get the university rates of the hotels, participants should register through the local organizer (email: firstname.lastname@example.org), and he will book the hotel for you. Please mention which hotel you prefer. You will pay on site at the hotel registration. If you book and pay online, advertised rate will apply. A shuttle university bus will serve both hotels: Hotels-Campus (convention venue) v.v. Other 5 star Hotels Around campus Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta Address:Jalan M.H. Thamrin, PO Box 3392, Jakarta 10310, Indonesia Phone:+62 21 29938888 Price: $277.oo per night Hotel Indonesia Kempinski Jakarta Address:JL. MH Thamrin No1 Jakarta 10310, Indonesia Phone:+62 21 23583800 Price: $315 per night
- Sight-seeing and optional out-of-town tours available
About Jakarta, Indonesia
Jakarta ( /dʒəˈkɑrtə/), officially known as the Special Capital Region of Jakarta (Indonesian: Daerah Khusus Ibu Kota Jakarta), is the capital and largest city of Indonesia.
Climate—hot and humid, close to the equator. July marks the beginning of the dry season.
Dress—Casual light dress will be sufficient. Batik or business attire for formal sessions are acceptable. Moslem ladies might wear head scarf, but this is not obligatory and foreign visitors are not expected to do this.
Culture—Economic and political capital of Indonesia attracts many immigrants who bring their own languages, dialects, foods, and customs.
Art Centers—Home to several performing art centers, many prestigious art and culture festivals and foreign art and culture centers. the Jakarta Fair that is held annually from mid-June to mid-July to celebrate the anniversary of the city and is largely centered around a trade fair. How-ever this month-long fair also features entertainment, including arts and music performances by local bands and musicians.
Museums—Many museums located in Old Town and the Merdeka Square area.
Cuisine—Vast range of foods at hundreds of eating complexes located all over the city, include traditional Indonesian dishes as well as a variety of international foods. From streetside food stalls to high-end, expensive restaurants there is something for everyone, from everywhere: Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Thai, Indian, American, French, Middle Eastern and modern fusion.
Drinking water—Bottled water only. Readily available everywhere.
Shopping—One of the best places in South East Asia to shop. Numerous shopping malls, traditional markets and international department stores can be easily found. Brands such as Louis Vuitton, Bulgari, Chanel, Gucci, and Giorgio Armani can be found in the luxury shopping malls.
Transportation—Mostly private and hired vehicles. Little public transportation. Airport-shuttle buses or taxis will get you from the airport to the hotel. Approximately 1 hour of travel for $10-15. Student guides will be ar-ranged to meet visitors at the airport and get them to the hotel.