Friday, 19 July 2019 | 04:28 WIB

Qlue Offers Solutions to Support Smart City Programs

Qlue Offers Solutions to Support Smart City Programs (kominfo)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - Qlue and the Indonesian Ministry of Communication and Information are committed to creating smart cities to accelerate positive change in order to realize Indonesia as a smart nation by holding 2019 Smart Citizen Day.

"So far, Qlue has been used more to report, but we work a lot behind it," said Qlue's Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer Andre Hutagalung, at the Ministry of Communication and Information office.

Both parties initiated Smart Citizen Day on March 28, 2019 as the highlight of the declaration and celebration to support the smart citizen movement in Indonesia.

Andre said the Qlue technology solution is ready to support 100 smart city programs in Indonesia and has been applied in various cities, institutions and companies.

"Qlue provides a platform based on Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things (IoT) and data integration that aims to improve work productivity and efficiency in handling city problems," Andre said.

This declaration was made to show the public that their participation is very important to realize smart city.

"Change starts from the community," Andre said, quoted by Antara on Thursday (3/21/2019).

Andre claims Smart Citizen Day is the first smart citizen movement in Indonesia and the world.

"This will be proclaimed through the declaration of 34 sons and daughters representing the province," he said.

The selected young people are those who prove to be beneficial to the surrounding community, both through the community and individuals.

Smart Citizen Day also presents inspiring stories from 19 key cross-sector speakers who will provide enlightenment on how to accelerate positive change, innovation and business creation in the digital era, to realize smart business in Indonesia.

In addition, Qlue also presents art-tech installations, technology solution exhibitions from Qlue and business partners that can increase the company's productivity and effectiveness.

Visitors can see various technological solutions that can be applied in various industries and businesses. In developing technology solutions, Qlue is supported by the Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform.

The Director General of Informatics Communication and Information Applications, Semuel Abrijani Pangerapan, said that smart citizens are part of digital literacy that has been continuously carried out.

"So that we can use new space (cyber) with new technology more to the benefits, rather than too dwelling on the risks," Semuel said.

Post Smart Citizen Day, it is hoped that more people will use technology to change their surroundings for the better.