The 5th Asia International Conference (AIC) 2019 was held in Kuala Lumpur Convention Center Malaysia by Connecting Asia, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. There were several discussions in this agenda such as Emerging issues in Economics and Finance (EIEF), Advances in Managing Operations and Sustainability (AMOS), Future of Marketing and Management (FMM) and Global Developments in Humanities, Education and Civilization (GDHEC).
Ganjar Primambudi is one of presenters at the 5th AIC 2019 and officially he is a student of IPIEF batch 2017. After presenting the paper, Ganjar Primambudi was awarded as Best presenter under category of EIEF. The EIEF focuses on critical and emerging issues in managing complex economic and financial issues such as areas microeconomics, macroeconomics, international economics, business economics, industrial economic, development economics, behavioral finance, public finance, public policy, corporate finance and international finance. These issues are discussed to share and bring ideas on how to spread economic and financial prosperity around the world. This agenda was held on Friday-Sunday 6th-8th December 2019 and attended by more than 300 hundred participants around the world. In his presentation, Ganjar elaborated the issues on Islamic banking stability in the midst of financial turmoil by looking at selected leading indicators. He suggests that Islamic banking, particularly in Indonesia, is vulnerable for macroeconomic shocks and therefore need to develop an intensive surveillance mechanism.