Ahmad Watik Pratiknya, MD, Ph.DExecutive Director
...Ahmad Watik Pratiknya, MD, Ph.DAs the Secretary of the Board of Directors and the Executive Director of The Habibie Center, Dr. Pratiknya is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Center.Aside from being a current lecturer at the Gadjah Mada University, he was the Secretary to former President Habibie and has held other various academic and government posts including, the Expert Staff of the Minister of Education and Culture, Assistant to the Secretary of State, and Assistant and Secretary to the Vice President.He has also been actively involved at the Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology (BPPT) as a Senior Scientist and was also the Executive Director for the Center for Policy Research and Studies (PPSK) Yogyakarta.He
is also an active figure in ICMI
(Association of Indonesian Muslim Intellectuals) and the Central Board of Muhammadiyah. Dr. Pratiknya completed his degrees in Medicine from Gadjah Mada University, with additional studies conducted at Syracuse University, USA and Mahidol University, Bangkok.
In addition he
also completed a Leadership Training Course (KSA) at the National Resilience Bureau
has written several books on; Medical Statistics and Methodology, Community Development, and Professional Ethics.