Kuntoro Boga Andri is a Senior Researcher (Peneliti Utama) of  Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development. He was born in Banjarmasin, a tranquil city in Kalimantan and moved over to Purwokerto in Central Java when was nine.  Received his B.Sc. in Socio-Economics of Agriculture in 1998 at Bogor Agricultural University, Bogor, Indonesia (1998). Obtained his M.Agr. in Agricultural Economics and Marketing in 2004 at Graduate School of Agriculture, Saga University, Japan, and Ph.D. from The United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Kagoshima University, Japan in 2007 in Agricultural Economics and Policy Science.  Since November 2016 became Head of The BPTP Riau  (The Assessment Institute for Agricultural Technology, Riau).  Formerly was Head of LPTP West Sulawesi (2016), Program and Evaluation Coordinator of BPTP East Java (2014-2015), many national and international research and development project leader and consultant.

In 2016 Kuntoro Boga Andri awarded the IVLP (International Visitor Leadership Program) to visit US by the United States Department of State - Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.  Previously, in 2000 he was selected as Yoshinogari Goodwill Ambassador of The Saga Prefecture for collaboration of science and cultural exchange from Saga Prefecture Government – Japan.  


Qualifications:
1. PhD,  2007. Department of Science of Bio-resource Production, The United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Kagoshima UniversityJapan. Ijazah,  (telah dinilai; Keputusan Menteri Pendidikan Nasional Nomor: 1832/Kep.Dikti/IJLN/2007)
2.  Master of Agriculture (MAgr) in Economics of Agriculture,  2004. Graduate Saga of Agricultural Sciences, Saga National University , Japan Ijasah,  (telah dinilai; Keputusan Menteri Pendidikan Nasional Nomor: 1833/Kep.Dikti/IJLN/2007)
3. BSc of Agriculture, 1998,   Bogor Agricultural University (IPB)IndonesiaIjasah,  (Nomor: 1003980338)
4. Diklat Fungsional Peneliti Tingkat Pertama - LIPI Surat Tanda Tamat Pendidikan dan Pelatihan, Nomor: 017/DFP-XI/LIPI/2008
5. Professional Development Program on Agribusiness Development and Management, at AIT - Thailand,  28 April - 9 May 2008 Certificate of Achievement, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT-Extension) - Thailand, 2008
6.  Short Course on Natural Resource Economics, Manado, 5-16 February 2001, Held by Faculty of Agriculture Sam Ratulangi University and University of Sydney (ACIAR) Certificate by Dean of Sam Ratulang University and The University of Sydney (ACIAR), 2001
7. Pendidikan dan Pelatihan Prajabatan Golongan III Angkatan VI 21 Juni - 11 Juli 2000 di Propinsi Daerah Tingkat I  Jawa Timur (Lembaga Administrasi Negara) Surat Tanda Tamat Pendidikan dan Pelatihan, Nomor: 13 - I28/PRAJAB III/I/LAN/2000
8. Training on Agri-Economics at Saga University, held by Saga Prefecture - Japan, 29 June 1999 - 30 March 2000 Certificate by the Governor of Saga Prefecture - Japan, 2000
9. Training Workshop on Experimental Design, Statistic and Multi-Location Variety Trials, Held at Udayana University Denpasar, 25-29 July 2011. Certificate of Participation by AVRDC (The World Vegetable Center), USAID and Udayana University, 2011
10. Regional Baseline Data Analysis and Report Writing Workshop, in Support of the UNEP-GEF Project, Held at Kualalumpur  12-14 September 2011 Certificate of Attendance by Bioversity International Regional Director and Regional Project Coordinator, 2011
11. Fruit Analysis and Marketing Treatment, Workshop of Market Development for Citrus From Eastern Indonesia, Kupang 27 May-1 June 2009.  Certificate of Achievement by ACIAR Project Leader and BPTP NTT, 2009
12.  Participant of Management Development Program for The Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development, 11-20 September, In AIM (Asian Institute of Management) at Makati City, Philippines. Certificate of completion by dean and Program Director of Asian Institute of Management, Philippines  dan Surat Penugasan BPTP Jatim, Nomor: 1258/KP.340/I.12.15/8/2013
13. Participant of Food Security and Sustainable Agricultural Development in APEC Developing Economies  Training Program, 20-28 May 2013 in Melbourne and Hamilton- Victoria, Australia.  Certificate of completion by Director of The Australian APEC Study Center, RMIT University dan  Surat Penugasan BPTP JATIM No: 637/KP.340/I.12.15/5/2013
14.  Participant of The International Workshop on "Eastern Indonesia - Agricultural Development Opportunities  (EI-ADO), by Australian Center for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR). Lombok NTB, 2-5 April 2012. Certificate of Participant by ACIAR Country Manager and ACIAR Project Leader, 2012.  Surat Penugasan BPTP Jatim No: 771/KP.340/I.12.15/3/2012
15.  Participant of International Value Chain Workshop "Agribusiness Development Opportunities in Eastern Indonesia, by Australian Center for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), in Denpasar Bali, 7-13 July 2012. Certificate of Participant by ACIAR Country Manager and ACIAR Project Leader, 2012. Surat Penugasan BPTP Jatim. No: 1290/KP.340/I.10.12/7/2012
16. Participant of International Workshop on Market for Diversity: Creating Economic Benefits from Local Fruit Diversity trough Product Development, certification, geographic indication and PACS'. Held in Bangkok and Chanthaburi, Thailand, 1-4 May 2012 Certificate of attendance by Director General Department of Agriculture Thailand and Regional Project Coordinator Bioversity International, 2012. Surat Penugasan Nomor: 850/KP.340/I.12.15/4/2012
17. Certificate of International Visitor Leadership Program, United States Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Topic: Exploring Solutions to Food Security Challenges, Amerika Serikat Tanggal  7-27 February 2016 Certificate of Participant by  Acting Director Office of International Visitor, United States Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
  

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