More than than 2.000 people who attended "Sufi Night" at BOZAR on September 29, 2012 were captivated by the performance of marawis music group from Jakarta, Indonesia, Syubbanul Akhyar. Performing 3 songs and a zamin dance in front of more than 2.000 audiences who crowded one of the best concert halls in Europe, Syubbanul Akhyar has successfully managed to show the development and richness of sufi music in Indonesia. The group seamlessly and beautifully blended Indonesian traditional musical instrument into the arrangement of their music.
On 27 September 2012 at GIZ Office Brussels, Ambassador Oegroseno appeared as one of the speakers of the Friends of Europe seminar "ASEM: Still Relevant After All These Years?" along with Thomas Roe (ASEM Counsellor at the EEAS), Ambassador Vangelis Vitalis (New Zealand Ambassador to the EU, NATO and Sweden), and Hideaki Kuramitsu (Director of the European Policy Division and Asia-Europe Cooperation Division, MOFA Japan).
Hanns Seidel Stiftung Roundtable Discussion: Education for Sustainable Development - A View on Indonesia
On August 23-25, 2012, Wijnegem Shopping Center, Wijnegem hosted an integrated promotion of Indonesian trade, culture and tourism titled “Indonesian Day”. The event was held by the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Brussels in cooperation with the management of Wijnegem Shopping Center, supported by Indonesian and Belgian private sectors.