Professor Utomo received his B.Eng. from Department of Industrial Engineering, Institut Teknologi Bandung in 1992, and in 1995, he graduated from Master Program in Decision Science from Tokyo Institute of Technology, and then Doctoral Program also in Decision Science, Department of Value and Decision Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan in 2001. Prof. Utomo published his academic works in several international journals, such as IEEE Transaction on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, and Systems Analysis Modeling Simulation, Systems Research and Behavioral Science, and Procedia Social and Behavioral Science, and as chapters in Springer Books.
He presented several papers at various international conferences in Japan, Singapore, China, and Vietnam. Consultation and training had been done for state and private companies and governments, i.e; negotiation, systems modelling for policy development, agent based modeling, strategic decision making, systems modeling, and decision science. His research interests include systems modelling in policy development, systems thinking, systems approach in decision making, negotiation, service sciences, and agent based modeling. He also reviewer (editorial board) in several international journals, such as Systems Research and Behavioral Science, and Asian Journal of Management Science and Applications. Starting from 2011 until now, he served as an experts in systems modelling for policy development in UKP4 (President’s delivery unit for development monitoring and oversight). He is also a secretary of Indonesia National Committee for Applied Systems Analysis (INCASA) which represents Indonesia in International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) in Austria.