Hasanuddin University Faculty of Agriculture Together with the Medion Group Hold an Online Meeting, Discuss the Potential for Collaboration

The Hasanuddin University Faculty of Agriculture held a meeting with the Medion Group online. This activity was carried out to discuss the potential for inter-agency cooperation. It will start at 11.00 WITA on the 2nd floor of the Faperta Assembly Room on Tuesday (7/2/2023).

The meeting was welcomed by the Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture, Prof. Dr. Ir. Salengke, M.Sc. He thanked PT. Medion who invited to explore cooperation with the Faculty of Agriculture Unhas.

“Last year we won cooperation opportunities with three national companies and for this year, PT. Medion was the first to discuss with us. Hopefully we can develop this initial meeting into a more formal form of cooperation,” said Prof. Salenge.

Prof. Salengke also discussed the recruitment of alumni or apprentice students in the future, which he greatly appreciated. He said, if the Medion Group plans to have dialogue with prospective workers, prospective interns, as well as Faperta lecturers, he is ready to facilitate the company’s needs when visiting later.

Furthermore, Derys as the Medion Group representative introduced his company. Derys explained manufacturing to the company’s production as well as possible fields to work with Faperta Unhas.

“Medion in 2022 penetrates into the field of agricultural business and will launching around July 2023, namely insecticides, pesticides and herbicides,” he explained.

Responding to Prof. Salengke regarding the recruitment of workers from Faperta Unhas alumni, Derys revealed that the Medion Group could consider it. He said that workers with agricultural education backgrounds were needed to fill several vacant positions.