Prof. Dr. Unti Ludigdo is a Professor in the Field of Business and Professional Ethics at Brawijaya University, Indonesia.
More than 62 journals of international and national repute have been published by Unti. He continues to consistently take the themes of Pancasila. Such as Pancasila moral ethics in state administration, business ethics based on Pancasila values, anti-corruption cultural movements, as well as the dynamics of Islamic values and local wisdom values in building Indonesian business culture.
He is a member of the International Association for Accounting Education & Research (IAAER) and The Indonesian Institute for Corporate Governance. One of his contributions is the internalization of Pancasila values in the development of the ethics of the international accounting profession. He was also a member of the Ethics Committee of the Indonesian Institute of Accountants in 2007-2010, Chair of the Education Sector of the Educator Accountant Compartment IAI in 2010-2013, BAN PT Accreditation Assessor for 2007-2014 and an Assessor for the Independent Accreditation Institute for Economics, Business Management and Accounting (LAMEMBA) since 2022. In 2017. Unti became one of the initiators of the Dean of Social Sciences Forum throughout Indonesia which later served as the Founding Board and Supervisory Board. Currently Unti is the Dean of the Faculty of Vocational Studies, Universitas Brawijaya, Indonesia.
Ismail Rakip Karas is a Professor of Computer Engineering Department and Head of 3D-GeoInformatics Research Group at Karabuk University, Turkey. He received his BSc degree from Selcuk University, MSc degree from Gebze Institute of Technology, and PhD degree from GIS and Remote Sensing program of Yildiz Technical University, in 1997, 2001 and 2007 respectively, three of them from Geomatics Engineering Department. In 2002, he involved in a GIS project at Forest Engineering Department, Oregon State University, USA. During the various periods of 2010, 2011, and 2014, he was a Visiting Researcher in 3D GIS Research Lab, Faculty of Geoinformation Science and Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. Between 2000-2009, he was a Research Assistant at Geomatics Engineering Department of Gebze Institute of Technology. Since 2009, he has been in Karabuk University and taught undergraduate and graduate classes in Geoinformation and Computer Sciences.
Prof Dr Ismail Rakip Karas was the Member of Executive Committee in CAYDAG-TUBITAK (A committee under the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey) between 2017 and 2019. He has also carried out administrative duties such as Head of Computer Science Division of Department, Director of Safranbolu Vocational School of Karabuk University, Dean of Safranbolu Fine Art and Design Faculty in the same university. As a keynote speaker, Prof Karas has been invited to the different high level conferences. He is the author of more than a hundred international and Turkish publications and papers on various areas of Geoinformation Science. He has organized and chaired some important conferences and workshops such as Geo-Advances 2017. He is in the editorial board of “International Journal of Geo-Spatial Knowledge and Intelligence”, “American Journal of Geographic Information System”, and some others. He has involved in Tubitak, EU, and other national and international projects and got various awards and supports during his research activities. For more information please visit; http://www.ismailkaras.com