Ivan Annusyirvan on his connection to Germany:
‘I was familiar with Germany even in my childhood. My family is in the printing business and in our print shop we use machines from Heidelberg. For that reason, I wanted to study in Germany and to visit the city of Heidelberg.'
Lives in: Jakarta, Indonesia
Country of origin: Indonesia
Period in Germany: February 2004 to June 2010
Educational institutions: Berliner Sprachinstitut (BSI); Niedersächsisches Studienkolleg at the Leibniz University Hannover, Lower Saxony; University of Wuppertal (bachelor degree in Printing and Media Technology)
Occupation: Media manager in the DAAD office in Jakarta