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Visiting AIT

Visiting AIT

Photo shows Mr. Shutaro Omura, left, discussing with AIT President, Prof. Jean- Louis Armand, and Prof. Mario T. Tabucanon, Provost. Right and center, respectively.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan

On June 21, Mr. Shutaro Omura, Deputy Director, Multilateral Cooperation Division, Economic Cooperation Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan, accompanied by Mr. Masaru Harada, Second Secretary and Mr. Atsushi Ozu, Second Secretary, Embassy of Japan, Bangkok, visited AIT to discuss Japanese Government-AIT cooperation.

ADB approves historic networking agreement with AIT

Mr. Tadao Chino, right, talking with ADB-sponsored students at AIT.
ADB approves historic networking agreement with AIT

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved technical assistance in the form of a networking arrangement to promote the exchange of knowledge, expertise and experience with AIT - the first such agreement ever entered into by ADB.

Mr. Tadao Chino, the ADB President, announced during his visit to AIT on June 27 that the initiative aimed to improve knowledge management in ADB by accessing and utilizing knowledge, expertise and experience of AIT. This would help ADB and AIT strengthen their collaboration in research, knowledge management and training for officials in ADB's developing member countries (DMCs). ADB and AIT personnel are also expected to benefit.

Reminders to Graduands

Reminders to Graduands

DATE

SUBMIT

PAY

DATE TO CLAIM ITEMS

1 - 12 July 2002

Check Graduand List at the Registry Counter

22 July - 5 August 2002
Request form for Complete Transcript
B 30.00 each
14 August 2002

Request for Attested Copy of Degree Certificate

B 20.00 each
14 August 2002

Request for Graduation Photographs
B150.00
20 August 2002

Graduation Attendance Form
-

7 August 2002
Completed Clearance Form

-

14 August 2002

B250.00
(Rent of Gown & Hood )

(9:00 - 11:00 hr)
Gowns & Hoods from the Registry

15 August 2002
10.00 hr: GRADUATION REHEARSAL, AIT Conference
Center (GRADUANDS ONLY)

13.30 hr: GRADUATION REHEARSAL, AIT Conference Center (GRADUANDS &
FACULTY)

16 August 2002
08.00 hr: Graduand Photo Sessions, AIT Conference
Center

10.30 hr.

AITAA holds a party on Aug 3

AITAA holds a party on Aug 3

Under AIT Alumni Association (AITAA) Work Plan for 2002-04, the Association is going to organize a 'Get to Know and Reunion Party' for all Non-Thai Alumni residing in Thailand to be held on Saturday, Aug. 3, 6:30 p.m. at the Rama Garden Hotel, Vipavadee Road.

One Side Papers Needed

One Side Papers Needed

The Child Center-Playschool is in urgent need of one side papers
to be used for children's drawing, painting and photocopying as well.

If you have one side papers to donate, please call Mrs. Neerja at tel. 524-5899 or 524-5984 (Office).

Seminars, Conferences & Workshop @ AIT

SEMINARS, CONFERENCES & WORKSHOP @ AIT
1-5, 8-12 and 15-19 July, AIT Centre Room B115: Electric Power System Management (EPSM) FoS, SERD workshop on 'Power System Planning, Operation and Management.'

Electric Power System Management (EPSM) FoS is organizing a
a medium-term training workshop this month on POWER SYSTEM PLANNING, OPERATION AND MANAGEMENT consisting of three modules: (i) Power System Planning and Analysis (July 1-5, 2002), (ii) Power System operation and control (July 8-12, 2002), (iii) Power System Management Under Deregulation (July 15-19, 2002). The seminar is organized by the Energy Program, School of Environment, Resources and Development, AIT.

Interested persons may attend one or more specific modules.

The Fourth Asian Mayors Forum

The Fourth Asian Mayors Forum and Regional Workshop on Good Urban Governance
for Poverty Reduction and Social Development -
Exchange of Tools, Techniques and Good Practices

Asian Development
Bank (ADB), Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), Asian Institute of Technology
(AIT), CITYNET, Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP),
Sustainable Cities Programme (Asia), UNDP The Urban Governance Initiative (TUGI),
United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), Urban Management Programme
(Asia) and the Urban Partnership Foundation (UPF)

invite you to

The Fourth Asian
Mayors Forum and Regional Workshop on Good Urban Governance for Poverty Reduction
and Social Development Exchange of Tools, Techniques and Good Practices

to be held at the

United Nations Conference
Centre and
the Asian Institute of Technology (supported by Canadian Universities Consortium),

Bangkok, Thailand, 8-11 July 2002

Local authorities, non-governmental
and international organizations, civil society and academics all have an important
role to play in the development of cities in a more equitable and sustainable
manner and in meeting the demand for shelter, livelihood opportunities, education,
water, sanitation, mobility, social equity and most importantly a good quality
of life for all urban residents.