Visiting AIT

Visiting AIT

A delegation from Sultan Qaboos University in Muscat, Oman, led by Dr. Suad Nasser Ali Al-Riyami, Vice Chancellor, visited AIT on 31 March . Dr. Al-Riyami, left, is seen with Prof. Jean-Louis Armand, AIT President. He was accompanied by Dr. Walyam Ghalib Al-Said, Director of Coordination and Follow-up, and Dr. Hilal Al-Hinai, Academic Assistant for Innovation and Industrial Links.

Summary of PRESIDENT’S EXECUTIVE COUNCIL (PEC) RESOLUTIONS

Summary of
PRESIDENT'S EXECUTIVE COUNCIL (PEC) RESOLUTIONS
Covering Meetings held on 26 February, and 7, 14, 24 March 2000
Issued on 3 April 2000
00.1 Asiaweek Survey

Following AIT's inquiries with the Asiaweek concerning their annual survey of Asian universities, Mr. Cesar Bacani, Senior Editor of the Asiaweek responsible for the survey explained that the survey for the year 2000 covers institutions that offer both graduate and undergraduate programs, and therefore, AIT is not included.

MARCH 2000 AT AITCV

MARCH 2000 AT AITCV
Industrial Systems Engineering (ISE)
On 20 March, 28 students in the ISE Program's 6th intake started their Talkbase course, which is being conducted by LTU with AITCV funding.

On 20-22 March, Maintenance Manufacturing, AITCV's first training high technology course, was conducted in Hanoi, and again on 23-25 March in Ho Chi Minh City.

YEARLY CHECK UP

YEARLY CHECK UP

Staff members of Registry, HSD, AFE, SU, DSCA and ET are requested to have their yearly medical check up at the AIT Medical Center during April. Please call 5286 for an appointment.

Medical Clinic

Milestones

MILESTONES

Prof. Tawatchai Tingsanchali of the Water Resources Engineering and Management Program, School of Civil Engineering, has been nominated and elected by the ASCE (the American Society of Civil Engineers) as 'Fellow of ASCE, the highest category of membership in this prestigious body.

PEC Resolutions On-line

PEC Resolutions On-line
STARTING EARLY THIS WEEK IN THE AIT BULLETIN ON-LINE:
PRESIDENT'S EXECUTIVE COUNCIL (PEC) RESOLUTIONS

Sharing the resolutions of the weekly PEC meetings is a part of how the new Bulletin on-line operates. Once a weekly print publication, the Bulletin has become an electronic digest that is bringing major changes to the way information is shared with members of the AIT community.

AIT joins consortium of Thai universities to promote technology education

AIT joins consortium of Thai universities to promote technology education

AIT is participating in a consortium of Thai universities in support of the Higher Education Development Project (HEDP). Established by the Thai Government with financial support from the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the HEDP seeks to strengthen postgraduate education and research in cooperation with industry and the private sector.

Speaking to SOM students

Speaking to SOM students
Mr. Rolf-Dieter Daniel, Managing Director of Staedtler Thailand, and formerly Rotary-CBS President recently made a presentation on 'Charity Auction Websites' at the School of Management. Seen from left: Mr. Daniel and Dr. Clemens Bechter, SOM faculty with the SOM students.