07 Nov 2018

Ketringan, an Application by Telkom University Students Won the 2018 Propelan Open

Bandung – A team from Telkom University managed to win the 2018 Propelan Open competition which took place from 1-4 November at the Bogor Agricultural Institute (IPB). The team consisted of Rizsa El Akbar, Ikhsan Herdi Fajriyanto, Bazalamah Syadab, all of whom are students of D3 Information Systems study program.

They succeeded in making a product called Ketringan with the slogan Easier to Look for Catering. This product offers the Technopreneur concept by creating a marketplace service for catering with mobile-based application combined with features such as reward points, achievement etc.

The Telkom University team which is from the Laboratory of Information Systems of the Faculty of Applied Sciences had to compete with 17 other finalists from various universities in Indonesia, University of Indonesia, Bandung Institute of Technology, Gajah Mada University, Surabaya Institute of Technology, IPB, Airlangga University, etc.

“We got an appreciation, the jury really hopes that the Ketringan application s realized because it has very large opportunities and investments in logistic business. We are also asked to develop applications before March 2019 to be included in the startup incubator event, “Rizsa explained.