Schedule

Academic Conference/Abstract Competition:

Friday, 15 February 2019, Goodenough College WC1N 2AB

Time Activity
11:00 – 12:00 Registration and Lunch
12:00 – 12:15 Opening Ceremony

●      Mr. Naravit Norakim, 118th President of Samaggi Samagom, followed by

●      H.E. Mr. Pisanu Suvanajata, Thai Ambassador to the United Kingdom

●      H.E. Dr. Teerakiat Jareonsettasin, Minister of Education in Thailand

12:15 – 12:30 “What could be improved on Thailand’s Current Education to Create a Workforce Ready for Disruptiveness?”

Special talk by H.E. Dr. Teerakiat Jareonsettasin, Minister of Education in Thailand

12:30 – 12:45 “Policy and Projects on Science Technology and Innovation of Thailand”

Special Talk by Dr. Manop Sittidech, Minister Counsellor (Science and Technology)

The Office of Science and Technology, Royal Thai Embassy, Brussels

12:45 – 12:50 The Ambassador presents gifts to VIPs
12:50 – 13:10 Take group photo
13:10 – 13:30 One-minute Pitch for Oral Presenters under the categories of “Pure and Medical Science” and “Behavioural and Social Sciences” in the Great Hall
13:30 – 15:00 Abstract Competition (Oral Presentation) Session 1

Room 1 (Great Hall):

Medical Science and Pure Science

Room 2 (London House, Large Common Room):

Behavioural Science and Social Science

N.B. Presentations run simultaneously in both rooms.

15:00 – 16:00 Coffee Break and Poster Presentation
16:00 – 16:10 Speech by Dr. Angela Cleary, Chair ATS Education Awards
16:10 – 16:30 One-minute Pitch for Oral Presenters under the categories of “Engineering and Technology” and “Economics, Finance, Political Science and Law” in the Great Hall
16:30 – 18:00 Abstract Competition (Oral Presentation) Session 2

Room 1 (Great Hall):

Engineering and Technology

Room 2 (London House, Large Common Room):

Economics, Business, Finance, Political Science and Law

N.B. Presentations run simultaneously in both rooms.

19:00 – 21:00 Dinner

hosted by Office of Science and Technology, Royal Thai Embassy in Brussels and Ministry of Science and Technology at “Taste of China” (Bloomsbury, London WC1B 4BB)

Saturday, 16 February 2019, Imperial College London SW7 2AZ

(ALL SESSIONS FOR ACADEMIC CONFERENCE ON SATURDAY HELD IN CAGB 200)

Time Activity
08:00 – 09:00 Registration
09:00 – 11:00 “Supervisor, time and self-research managements for PhD, Master and Undergraduate students who have to do a project, thesis or dissertation”

Academic Session by Dr. Chinnapat Panwisawas,

EPSRC UKRI Innovation Fellow in the Department of Materials, University of Oxford

11:00 – 11:30 Break
11:30 – 12:20 Opening Ceremony

●      Mr. Naravit Norakim,118th President of Samaggi Samagom), followed by

●      H.E. Mr. Pisanu Suvanajata, Thai Ambassador to the United Kingdom for the Academic Conference and Careers Fair, followed by

●      Opening Remarks by H.E. Dr. Wisanu Krea-Ngam, Deputy Prime Minister (Video)

12:20 – 13:05 “Creating New Charms to Promote Sustainable Tourism and Hospitality in Thailand”

Special Talk by H.E. Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat, Minister of Tourism and Sports in Thailand

13:05 – 13:30 “To Take Part in Steering and Developing Thailand”

Special Talk by Dr. Chutima Hanpachern

Deputy Secretary-General, Office of the Civil Service Commission

13:30 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 14:20 “Thailand’s Frontier Research”

Guest Speaker Talk 1 by Dr. Somvong Tragoonrung,

Executive Director of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC)

14:20 – 14:45 “Digital Disruption and Jobs for the Future”

Guest Speaker Talk 2 by Dr. Somkiat Tangkitvanich,

President of Thailand Development and Research Institute (TDRI)

14:45 – 15:15 “How Disruptive Health Innovation Leads Thailand Towards a Global Health Leader?”

Guest Speaker Talk 3 by Dr. Suwit Wibulpolprasert,

Advisor of the Ministry of Public Health

15:15 – 15:45 “The Power of Technology: How it Has Changed, Will and Could Change Thailand’s Landscape”

Guest Speaker Talk 4 by Mr. Ariya Banomyong, Managing Director of LINE Thailand

15:45 – 16:45 “Dare to Disrupt and Develop Towards Being the World’s Leader”

Panel Discussion with all guest speakers, moderated by Mr. Mark Charoenwong

18:00 – 20:30 SACC-TSAC 2019 Abstract Presentation Award Ceremony Welcome Reception co-hosted by the Royal Thai Embassy, Samaggi Samagom and Bangkok Bank at Baden Powell House (65-67 Queen’s Gate, Kensington, London SW7 5JS)

N.B. Please carefully note that some of our conference talks begin after lunch break and run simultaneously with the Careers Fair.

-End of Academic Conference/Abstract Competition-

Careers Fair:

Saturday, 16 February 2019, Imperial College London SW7 2AZ

Time Activities
11:00 – 11:30 Registration
11:30 – 12:00 Opening Ceremony (All talks will be at CAGB 200)

●      Mr. Naravit Norakim,118th President of Samaggi Samagom, followed by

●      H.E. Mr. Pisanu Suvanajata, Thai Ambassador to the United Kingdom for the Academic Conference and Careers Fair followed by

●      Opening Remarks by H.E. Dr. Wisanu Krea-Ngam, Deputy Prime Minister

12:00 – 12:45 “Creating New Charms to Promote Sustainable Tourism and Hospitality in Thailand”

Special Talk by H.E. Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat, Minister of Tourism and Sports in Thailand

12:45 – 13:00 “To Take Part in Steering and Developing Thailand”

Special Talk by Dr. Chutima Hanpachern

Deputy Secretary-General, Office of the Civil Service Commission

13:00 – 17:00 Careers Fair: (Held in Queen’s Tower Room)

Companies’ booth opens for public

N.B. Careers Fair and some Conference speeches run simultaneously.

18:00 – 20:00 Welcome Reception co-hosted by the Royal Thai Embassy, Samaggi Samagom

and Bangkok Bank at

Baden Powell House (65-67 Queen’s Gate, Kensington, London SW7 5JS)

N.B. Please carefully note that some of our conference talks begin after the lunch break running simultaneously with Careers Fair.

Sunday, 17 February 2019, Imperial College London

Time Activities
08:00 – 09:00 Registration
09:00 – 12:00 Morning interview session

Careers Fair

Companies’ booth opens for public

Company Presentation

Representatives from companies will give a speech on their experience in the companies or any topic they want to share

N.B. Careers Fair, Company Presentation and afternoon interview session run simultaneously.

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch break
13:00 – 17:00 Afternoon Interview Session

Careers Fair

Companies’ booth opens for public

Company Presentation

Representatives from companies will give a speech on their experience in the companies or any topic they want to share

Lucky Draw (the session will be held during the company presentation)

12:00 – 12:30 Lucky Draw Session 1

15:30 – 16:00 Lucky Draw Session 2

N.B. Careers Fair, Company Presentation and afternoon interview session run simultaneously.

– End of SACC-TSAC 2019