The Indonesia Update has been conducted annually since 1983. It is organised by The
Australian National University's Indonesia Project and Department of Political and Social Change.
The conference is free of charge.
The Indonesia Updates are designed to provide comprehensive overviews of developments
in Indonesia, and to present wide ranging discussion on a theme
of particular interest each year. They cater to an audience that
includes government officials, academics, teachers, members of
business and non-government organisations, students and others.
An expert group of speakers from Indonesia, Australia and
elsewhere is assembled each year. The Indonesia Update is
structured to encourage discussion and questions from the
The Update proceedings will appear in the Indonesia Update series. Since
1994, the proceedings have been published by the
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, in collaboration
with The Australian National University.
View powerpoint presentations and videos from the 2017 Indonesia Update.