Inauguration of Chairman and board of management of Indonesian Student Association at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) was held at UTM. This event was officiated by Mr. Maryadi Hadisuwiryo, Head of Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia at Johor Bahru and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nordin Yahaya, Manager Marketing and International Students of School of Graduate Studies UTM. The presence of Mr. Maryadi Hadisuwiryo indicates a strong supports of Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia at Johor Bahru towards the activity of Indonesian students at UTM. I was invited to give a lecture on “research and education in university” after the inauguration.