Purnomo Dwi Sasongko

Secretary of Development and Planning Agency of Semarang City

With Master’s degrees in Urban and Regional Planning, Purnomo works as an Urban Planner in Development and Planning Board (BAPPEDA) of Semarang City. He was appointed as Secretary of Development and Planning Board (BAPPEDA) on Semarang City in 2014. Prior to this promotion, he had worked for and acted as the head of different divisions of local government agencies for over 15 years. These different roles and responsibilities had equipped him with extensive knowledge and experiences in issues that mainly relevant to housing and settlement, spatial planning and also urban planning. He's also the Coordinator of Semarang Climate Change Working Group in ACCCRN Program, and the City Resilience Officer for Semarang City as part of the 100 Resilient Cities initiatives