Dr. Ir. Hammam Riza, MSc. IPU

Head, Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology (BPPT)


Summary of Qualifications
Extensive 32-years’ experience in ICT, with emphasis in artificial intelligence, enterprise information system, cybersecurity, broadband and mobile communication with in-depth experience in research, development, engineering and operation of IT system and network.

• Currently, he holds position as Chairman of the Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology – BPPT, Government of Indonesia.

• Formerly, he was Deputy Chairman BPPT for Natural Resource Development Technology

• He was the Deputy Chairman BPPT for Information Technology, Energy and Material, concurrently as executive Chief Information Officer (CIO)

• He was the Director of ICT Center and previously was Director of Science and Technology Information Network (IPTEKnet) BPPT, a government internet service provider and held various positions in major Internet start-up companies as professional executive consultant.

• He holds Doctor of Engineering degree in Electrical Engineering (cum laude), Master of Science in Computer Science and Bachelor in Electrical Engineering, majoring Electronics and Control System.

• He has broad experiences in the Information Communication Technology (ICT) with the following exposure to:
– Artificial Intelligence and Language Processing
– Digital Identification and Biometric System
– Broadband Wireless Access and Next Generation Network
– Enterprise Architecture and Executive Information System
– Cyber security and Information Resiliency
– IT Governance, IT Strategic Planning, IT Project Management and IT Service Management
– Content Management System and e-Government
– Language and Multimedia Technology

January 2019 - Now BPPT
Chairman of the Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology

Feb 2018- Oct 2019 BPPT
Deputy Chairman of Natural Resources Development Technology

Oct 2014-Feb 2018 BPPT
Deputy Chairman of Information Technology, Energy and Material

June 2010-Oct 2014 BPPT
Director of Center for Information and Communication Technology
• Indonesian National e-ID (e-KTP) system specification
• Ubiquitous Government Service (Electronic Voting) Pemilukada
• Air Traffic Management System (CNS/ATM)
• Digital Broadcasting and Multimedia Digital Network
• e-Development: e-Government and ICT Outlook
• Safety, Security and Defense Information System

2009-Now BPPT
Executive Chief Information Officer (CIO)
• System Integration for Government Enterprise Architecture
• Cloud Computing Infrastructure (Data Center)
• Government Information Policy and Service

2004-2010 BPPT
Director IPTEKnet
• Government Internet Service Provider
• Government Data Center Management
• E-Government Content and Application
• Sistem Integrasi dan Pengamanan Informasi TNI-AL (Enterprise Information System for Navy)
• Presidential Accountability Infostructure (PAI)
• Banda Aceh Municipality Information System (BAICC)

• Homebase, Magister Teknik Elektro, Universitas Pelita Harapan (UPH) 2009-2011
• Executive Development Program, LAPI-ITB
• Magister Teknik Industri - Universitas Pelita Harapan (UPH)
• Universitas Budi Luhur 2004-2008

Professional Consulting Experiences
• Technical Committee, Standar Nasional Indonesia (RSNI) - Broadband Wireless Access (BWA), Kementrian Perindustrian (2007-2009)
• Technical Committee, TIME, Departemen Komunikasi dan Informatika (2006)
• Multipolar Corporation - Acting Vice President, IT Data Center (2003) and PT. Linknet/Lippostar - Acting Chief Operating Officer (2002)
• LKBN Antara (Antara Online) – Senior IT Consultant (2001)
• PT. Astaga Internet Konsultindo (Astaga.com) – Internet Consulting Chief Portal Officer (2000)
• PT. Rahajasa Media Internet (RADNET) – Business Development Adviser (1995)

Doctor of Engineering (Cum Laude), New Mexico State University (research), Bandung Institute of Technology, 1999
• Master of Science (MSc), Department of Computer Science, University of Kentucky, 1991
• Master of Electrical Engineering, University of Illinois, Chicago, 1990
• Bachelor of Engineering, Bandung Institute of Technology, 1986

• Primary Professional Engineers Insinyur Profesional Utama (IPU), Electrical Engineering Committee (Badan Kejuruan Elektro), Indonesian Engineers Association (Persatuan Insinyur Indonesia, PII)

Formal Training
• IT Infrastructure Library, IT Security (USA)
• Content Management System: Vignette StoryServer, Broadvision Publishing Engine (USA)
• Project Management and Business Planning (Japan)

Professional Association
Head of Research and Development, Expert Committee of National Desk for Cyber Information Security and Resilience (DK2ICN), Coordinating Ministry of Politic, Law and Defense (POLHUKAM)
• Expert Member, Indonesia Telecommunication Society (MASTEL)
• Secretary, Badan Kejuruan Elektro (BKE)- Persatuan Insinyur Indonesia -Indonesia Engineer Association (PII)
• Supervisory Committee - Association of Indonesia Internet Service Provider APJII (2010-2012)
• Head of Indonesia Internet Exchange IIX - APJII (2008-2010)
• Country expert member of Asian Federation on Natural Language Processing (AFNLP)
• Expert Members, Asian Language Resource (ALRC),
• Expert Committee, Oriental COCOSDA (Speech Database)
• Expert member of International Speech Communication Association (ISCA)

Wireless and Broadband Telecommunication
• Electronic Identification and Biometrics System
• Content Management System/Publishing system
• Internet-based Information Technology/Services E-Commerce System: B2B/B2C
• Enterprise Architecture, Executive Information System
• Language Technology and Machine Translation System
Dr. Ir. Hammam Riza, MSc. IPU
Dr. Ir. Hammam Riza, MSc. IPU

Dr. Ir. Hammam Riza, MSc. IPU

Head, Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology (BPPT)