Dr. Kurnianingsih (Nia)

Coordinator of Electronic Communications and Information Management, IEEE Region 10 (Asia Pacific Region). Indonesia

Dr. Kurnianingsih (Nia)

Coordinator of Electronic Communications and Information Management, IEEE Region 10 (Asia Pacific Region). Indonesia


Kurnianingsih received a Doctor in 2018 from the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Kurnianingsih received a B.Eng from the Informatics Engineering Department at Sekolah Tinggi Teknologi Telkom, Bandung and a M.Eng from the Electrical Engineering Department at North Sumatera University. Her current research focuses on machine learning and computational intelligence in the health context.

Professional Experience:

In 2003, Dr. Kurnianingsih started working as a lecturer in the Department of Electrical Engineering, Politeknik Negeri Semarang, Semarang, Indonesia. Prior to joining Politeknik Negeri Semarang, she was with Information Technology (IT) Consultant, IKIN as a Manager.

Dr. Kurnianingsih has published 5 papers in International Journals and 10 papers in IEEE International Conferences published by IEEE Xplore. She currently serves as Associate Editor for the International Journal of Advances in Intelligent Informatics and Associate Editor for the Jurnal INFOTEL.

In 2015, Dr. Kurnianingsih received grants from the Indonesian Ministry of Education Directorate General of Higher Education to have an opportunity to join research collaboration (called sandwich-like program) at Umeå Universitet, in Umeå, Sweden for several months. This program was intended to enhance the quality of the research project through exchange of experience and information between the multidisciplinary supervisors and scientists.

IEEE-related Contributions and Award:

Dr. Kurnianingsih is a member of IEEE, IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS), IEEE Young Professionals (YP), IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE), IEEE SIGHT, IEEE Sensors Council. She is also a member of the Indonesian Association for Pattern Recognition (INAPR).

She received 2018 Region 10 Young Professionals Volunteer in Academic Award from IEEE Asia Pacific Region (Region 10).

In 2018, Dr. Kurnianingsih is appointed to be a Coordinator at IEEE Region 10 Electronics Communications and Information Management (ECIM). Since 2016, she serves as Chair at IEEE Indonesia Young Professionals.

She served as General co-Chair of IEEE Region 10 SYWL (Student, Young Professionals, Women in Engineering, Life Member) Congress 2018 in Bali, Indonesia. She also served as General Chair of IEEE Indonesia WISHY (Women in Engineering, Industry Relation, Student, Humanitarian, Young Professionals) Congress 2017, in Semarang, Indonesia.