Posted in 3 May 2019, by Mic, kategori Industrial Engineering, News

idex (3)Industrial Engineering Universitas Brawijaya (TI-UB) again exhibits innovative products from student practicum on the 5th Industrial Design Exhibition (iDEX), Tuesday, April 30, 2019, in the TI-UB building parking area.

Lecturer and executive coordinator of iDEX 2019, Sugiono, ST., MT., Ph.D., delivered this event attended by 21 groups/products of Integrated Practicum II participants. This time, iDEX takes the theme of tools for students)

“We also need to say this is the first outdoor event. So far, the previous practicum was held indoors. In shaa Allah, in the future, we will continue to evaluate it, maybe even to cooperate with SMEs,” Sugiono said in his report.

In his remarks when opening the event, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, Faculty of Engineering UB, Ir. Ishardita Pambudi Tama, ST., MT., Ph.D. praised the implementation of iDEX which also invited representatives of high school/vocational students and teachers in Malang City.

“There are actually many prospective students or high school-grade 3 or grade 2 children who actually do not really know what industrial engineering is. So with an event like this, they know what industrial engineering is dealing with,” he hoped.

idex (2)Representatives of teachers who attended the event, Ari Subagyo, S.Kom, agreed on the statement from the Deputy Dean of Academic Affairs FT-UB. In fact, he suggested that the iDEX in the coming years could invite high school/vocational students with a larger quota.

“If possible, invite more than 6 students. Because students are very enthusiastic about seeing exhibitions like this. Maybe they can see campus life directly and spur greater curiosity,” said the teacher and Head of the Computer and Network Engineering Department of SMKN 5 Malang.

From the results of the judges’ evaluation, there were 3 main winners namely Group 4 (Sweep), Group 6 (Cable Organizer Box), and Group 2 (Picture Tube) as Champion 1, 2, and 3. Group 4 received a total score of 83, 67, Group 6 with a total score of 82.00, then Group 2 with a total score of 81.67.

idex (1)While from the vote results, it was obtained Group 20 (Laptop Table) as Favorite Champion by collecting the highest vote value of 63 out of a total of 506 votes that entered the committee.

“The total representation of students and teachers present was 36 people, and the number of visitors who voted was 506 people. Based on the number of visitors who attended, IDEX this year experienced a doubling of visitors compared to last year,” said PT II laboratory assistant Rheza Adnandy.

idexHead of the TI-UB Department Ir. Oyong Novareza, ST., MT., Ph.D., thanked for the hard work of the joint committee of the Work Design and Ergonomics Laboratory and the Statistics and Quality Engineering Laboratory so the event was held successfully.

“Hopefully the product you make can be useful in the future. Don’t forget the Integrated Practicum still has 2 more, namely Integrated III Practicum and Integrated IV Practicum,” ordered the Head of the Department when closing the event. (and)

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