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3rd Annual Islamic Finance Conference:

“Enhancing the Role of Islamic Finance within Digital


Economy Era: Opportunities and Challenges”

GENERAL INFORMATION

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4-5 July 2018, Four Points Hotel by Sheraton


Makassar, Indonesia
Fiscal Policy Agency – Ministry of Finance, Republic of Indonesia

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1. PURPOSE
This General Information provides an overview of the administrative arrangements and preliminary
programs for the 3rd Annual Islamic Finance Conference: “Enhancing the Role of Islamic Finance
within Digital Economy Era: Opportunities and Challenges”, 4-5 July 2018, at Four Points Hotel by
Sheraton, Makassar, Indonesia.

2. COMMITTEE
Secretariat:
Center for Financial Sector Policy
Fiscal Policy Agency
Ministry of Finance of Indonesia
Radius Prawiro Building 6th floor, Jl. Dr. Wahidin No. 1 Jakarta 10710 Indonesia
Tel.: +6221 381 2822
Facsimile: +6221 34833207
Email: aifc@fiskal.kemenkeu.go.id
Website: http://fiskal.kemenkeu.go.id/aifc2018

Contact persons for programs:


Domestic
Mr. Ahmad Halim Pradana Mr. Aditya N. Hakim
Fiscal Policy Agency Fiscal Policy Agency
Ministry of Finance of Indonesia Ministry of Finance of Indonesia
Tel : +6221 381 2822 Tel : +6221 381 2822
Mobile Phone: +62 857 2633 5531 Mobile Phone: +62 813 8065 0264
Facsimile: +6221 34833207 Facsimile: +6221 34833207
Email: apradana@fiskal.kemenkeu.go.id Email: anhakim@fiskal.kemenkeu.go.id
International
Mr. Haryadi
Fiscal Policy Agency
Ministry of Finance of Indonesia
Tel : +6221 381 2822
Mobile Phone: +62 812 9792 2433
Facsimile: +6221 34833207
Email : haryadi@fiskal.kemenkeu.go.id

3. VENUE OF THE FORUM


The forum will be held at:
Four Points Hotel by Sheraton, Makassar, Indonesia
Jalan Landak Baru No. 130, Makassar
South Sulawesi, Indonesia, 90222
Tel: +62 411 809 9999
Facsimile: +62 411 809 9333
Website: http://www.fourpointsmakassar.com

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4. REGISTRATION
 Participants are required to pre-register by fulfill the registration form at
http://fiskal.kemenkeu.go.id/aifc2018 no later than 27 June 2018.

5. LUNCH AND DINNER


 Lunch will be served for all delegates during the forum days.
 A Cultural Dinner is hosted by The Ministry of Finance of Indonesia, on 4 July 2018 at Lotus
Ballroom, Four Points Hotel by Sheraton, Makassar.

6. IMMIGRATION
Visa
 Entry Visa is not required for moderators, speakers, and participants who hold an official or a
diplomatic passport of ASEAN and Plus Three (People Republic of China, South Korea and
Japan) member countries. However, the Secretariat encourages all the moderators, speakers,
and participants to reconfirm with Indonesian Embassy or Consulate in your respective
area/country to check entry visa information.
 All moderators, speakers, and participants are responsible for arranging their Visas, if required.
It is advised that all moderators, speakers, and participants to check their entry permit
requirement.
 Information related to the entry Visa to Indonesia is available in:
http://kemlu.go.id/id/pelayanan-kekonsuleran/Default.aspx

Arrival
 All moderators, speakers, and participants will arrive at Hasanuddin International Airport in
Makassar. All speakers and moderators should check with the airline agencies for further
information.

7. TRANSPORTATION
 Transportation from Hasanuddin International Airport to the hotel and vice versa will be
complimentary provided for all speakers and moderators.
 All speakers and moderators are requested to inform the Committee on their travel itinerary.
 The Committee will not provide transportation for all participants.

8. DRESS CODE
All moderators, speakers, and participants are requested to wear smart casual for the dress code during
the forum events and dinner.

9. FUNCTION ROOMS
Secretariat Room
During the forum, the Secretariat will be located at Toraja D Room, Four Points Hotel by Sheraton,
Makassar.
Holding Room
The holding room function will be located at Losari D Room, Four Points Hotel by Sheraton, Makassar.
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Press Conference Room
The Press Conference will be located at Losari C Room, Four Points Hotel by Sheraton, Makassar.
Media Room
Media crews will be located at Losari C Room, Four Points Hotel by Sheraton, Makassar.
Moslem Praying Room/Musholla
During the forum, Moslem Praying room will be located at Losari A Room (second floor), Four Points
Hotel by Sheraton, Makassar.

10. OTHER INFORMATION


Entry Procedures
All moderators, speakers, and participants will require a valid passport to visit Indonesia.
Customs
 On entry to Indonesia, each adult is allowed to bring in tax-free a maximum of one liter of
alcoholic beverages and 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 100 grams of tobacco.
 Cameras, video cameras, portable radios, cassettes recorders, binoculars and spot equipment
are admitted provided they are taken out of the country on departure. They must be declared to
Customs. The prohibited items are firearms, narcotics, pornography, Chinese printing and
medicines, transceivers and cordless telephone. Films, pre-recorded video tapes and laser disks
must be screened by the Censor Board.
 There is no restriction on the movement of foreign currencies or travelers cheques in and out
of the country. However, the import and export of Indonesian hard currency exceeding one
hundred million Rupiahs is prohibited.
Currency
 Indonesian currency is Rupiah (Rp). The Rupiah comes in denomination of Rp100.000,
Rp50.000, Rp20.000, Rp10.000, Rp5.000, Rp2.000 and Rp1.000 in bank notes, and Rp1.000,
Rp500, Rp200, and Rp100 in coins.
 Major foreign currencies are exchangeable at Commercial Banks such as Bank Mandiri, Bank
Negara Indonesia, Bank Central Asia, Bank CIMB Niaga, and Bank Permata. Money changer,
which is often found in some places, can also serve foreign currency exchange. Banks are open
from Monday to Friday from 08:00 to 15:00.
 Major credit cards (Visa, Master Card, American Express, Diners Club) and most traveler’s
checks are accepted.
Electricity
220 volts are used in Indonesia. Always make sure that you check the power supply before using
your equipment.
Weather
Makassar as part of tropical area of Indonesia and situated in the southern-part of Celebes Island.
The average temperature for the year in Makassar is 27.5 °C or 81.5 °F, with little variation due to
its near-equatorial latitude: the average high is around 32.5 °C or 90.5 °F and the average low
around 22.5 °C or 72.5 °F all year long.

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Time
The hour in Makassar is +8 relative to the Greenwich timeline.
International Calls
International direct dial is (007) + country code + city code + phone number.
Accommodation
The Committee will not provide accommodation for participants, but here are some hotels
reference:

1. Four Points Hotel by Sheraton, Makassar.


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AIFC2018.
Website: http://www.fourpointsmakassar.com
Jalan Landak Baru No. 130, Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia
Telephone: +62 411 809 9999
Facsimile: +62 411 809 9333

2. Grand Clarion Hotel & Convention


http://www.grandclarionmakassar.com
Jl. AP. Pettarani No. 3 Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia
Telephone: +62 411 833 888
Facsimile: +62 411 833 777
Email: hotel@grandclarionmakassar.com

3. Hotel Aryaduta
http://www.aryaduta.com/aryaduta-makassar-in-celebes/
Jl. Somba Opu No. 297, Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia
Telephone: +62 411 870 555
Facsimile: +62 411 870 222

4. The Rinra Hotel


http://therinra.com/
Jl. Metro Tanjung Bunga No.2, Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia
Telephone: +62 411 3663 222
Facsimile: +62 411 8122 888
Email: reservation@therinra.com

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Places of interest
There are some interesting places in Makassar as follows:
1. Malino Tea Plantation
2. Kodingareng Keke Island
3. Somba Opu Fort
4. Fort Rotterdam
5. Paotere Harbor
6. Makassar Great Mosque
7. Al Fatih Al Anshar Mosque

Culinary
There are some local taste restaurants in Makassar as follows:
1. New Dinar Seafood
Jalan Lamaddukelleng No.26, Losari, Ujung Pandang, Kota Makassar, Sulawesi Selatan 90112
Telephone: +62 411 872218
2. Coto Makassar
Jalan Merpati No.2 dan 3, Kunjung Mae, Mariso, Kunjung Mae, Mariso, Kota Makassar,
Sulawesi Selatan 90125
Telephone: +62 813-4224-2434
3. RM Ratu Gurih Makassar
Jl. Lamaddukelleng No..9, Losari, Ujung Pandang, Kota Makassar, Sulawesi Selatan 90112
Telephone: +62 411 853010
4. Sop Konro Karebosi
Jl. Gunung Lompobattang no. 41, Makassar 90115, Indonesia
Telephone: +62 411 312157
5. ON20 Bar & Dining Sky Lounge
Jl. Sultan Hasanuddin No.10, Baru, Kec. Makassar, Kota Makassar, Sulawesi Selatan 90111
Telephone: +62 411 3620800

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