The Industrial Engineering Public Lecture is an annual activity held every new semester by the Industrial Engineering Study Program in collaboration with the Industrial Engineering Student Family, Muhammadiyah University of Surakarta. The 2019 public lecture in this odd semester took the theme “Forming the Character of Industrial Engineering Students Responding to Industry 4.0 Challenges”. The topic takes to create motivation so that Industrial Engineering students have the enthusiasm to answer the challenges in this Industry 4.0 epoch. This time the public lecture invited Drs. H. Wasono Nurhadi as Santri Manager Makaryo Solo whos also delivered material about motivation in the Industry 4.0 epoch.

The public lecture holds in the Seminar Room of the Postgraduate Building, the Muhammadiyah University of Surakarta on Monday, September 2, 2019, invited all Industrial Engineering students to attend this public lecture. This public lecture is also one of the agendas in welcoming the Industrial Engineering Students class of 2019.

Students must follow the development by having various skills needed to follow the Industry 4.0 epoch. This public lecture emphasizes students, whereas students must be able to be flexible agents in sundry conditions. Especially for Industrial Engineering Students class of 2019 as new students, they give the motivation to start recognizing the world of lectures. These all work to introduce the lectures world to new students.