Thursday 13 February 2014 - 08:30 to Friday 14 February 2014 - 17:50
Pullman Arcadia Phuket Hotel, Phuket Thailand


Global Education Dialogues (East Asia Series)

Co-innovation for social and economic growth 


February 13 – 14, 2014 

Pullman Arcadia Phuket Hotel, Phuket Thailand

British Council Thailand, in collaboration with Research and Researchers for Industries (RRi), The Thailand Research Fund (TRF), will hold Global Education Dialogue on “Co-innovation for social and economic growth. How university-industry-government are teaming up to foster social and economic growth. 

The opening remarks will be made by the governor of Phuket, the British Council Country Director and the Thailand Research Fund director.

Between 100 -150 participants will include a wide range of the leading-edge thinkers and experts in research and innovation from Thailand, countries in East Asia and the UK. The speakers include :

• Prof. Richard B Davies, Vice-chancellor, Swansea University

• Mr. Terry Pollard, Associate Consultant, ISIS Innovation, Oxford University

• Prof. Dr. Yong-Chie Heng, Vice President of Research and Development, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

• Prof. Dr. Chachanat Thebtaranonth, Senior Advisor, Research and Researchers for Industries Programme, The Thailand Research Fund

The participants include the senior policy maker from Taiwan, Philippines, Cambodia, and Thailand. The programme as attached.