BANDUNG-After succeeding with the library's interior design, Telkom University is now releasing its newest facility. Damar Auditorium, large studio with a capacity of 350 seats, soundproof, equipped with high-resolution projector, which is connected with a digital podium, making it easier for the performers to be able to directly interact visually through the podium.
Naming the Damar Auditorium refers to one of the island's names on the Thousand Islands peninsula. It follows the naming of buildings in Telkom University neighborhood, there are 49 names of islands in Indonesia which became a building marker at Telkom University.
Rector of Telkom University Professor Mochamad Ashari explains, is a form of effort Telkom University provides facilities for civitas academic for academic productivity continues to grow and progressive.
"The academic development effort must be in line with the infrastructure, and this is another effort for Telkom University's civitas academic to be more productive, here the facilities are adequate, so that in the future, international conferences, film screenings and other relevant activities can be held at home (University) he told reporters in Bandung, Thursday (5/10/2017)
Ashari rates, it has become the university's obligation to have potential facilities independently. Visual products (film and television) Telkom University, many of which won international recognition (championships), various kinds of successful competition.
"In the Faculty and Library also has a movie studio, but limited visitors, so this solution for large studios," said Ashari
Meanwhile, Vice Rector for Resource and Responsible Facilities of infrastructure facilities, Nelson Rikardo Pasaribu added that the development is done not other form of support for academic work of lecturers and students of Telkom University.
"We build a physical facility, and the lecturers, as well as students who fill it with productivity, this multipurpose Auditorium for the middle capacity, while the large capacity of thousands seat is Telkom University Convention Hall (TUCH), please use this for international research conferences, international film competitions, and other good things "he said.
Damar Auditorium stands on an area of 1000 square meters, green area surrounded by protected forest within the university, in the future will be equipped with a gazebo that can be used as a space for relaxation of the space activists in between activities, as well as guest house for guests who stay.
"One stop conference, if the completeness of the facility to stay, there is also a gazebo to relax, discuss, and light meetings. So the focus of activities are in this one place "he concluded. (MAT)