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AIT Conference Center Functions

AIT Conference Center Functions 29 July - 02 August 2002

Date
Time
Room
Group Name/Organizer

Mon. 15 Jul.
08:30-16:30

B 202

Peer Meeting
c/o Ms. Dawan /ADPC, Tel: 5352

08:30-16:30
B 206
Project Management, Monitoring & Evaluation
(PM, M&E;)
c/o Mr. Pradeep/ARIM-AIT Extension, Tel: 5274

08:30-16:30
Game Room

IUCN's Asia Reorganisation Transition Team Meeting
c/o Ms. Rosa /IUCN, Tel: 6745 ext.

AITAA Research Grant

AITAA Research Grant

The AITAA Research Grant is supplemental to available funds at AIT enabling students to go back to their home country to work on problems of national importance.

The AITAA is now accepting applicants for the AITAA Research Grant who can satisfy the Selection Guidelines listed below:

AITAA Research Grant Selection Guidelines:

Select the best research topic to be based on the following priority areas:

Research on developing of technologies appropriate to the resources and needs of developing countries.

The Gender Equality Panel Meets for the First Time

Photo shows Prof. Mari Osawa, center, Chair of Gender Equality Panel, addressing the meeting, with Prof. Jean-Louis Armand, AIT President, and Dr. Bernadette Resurreccion of Gender and Development Studies Field of Study.

The Gender Equality Panel Meets
for the First Time

The first-ever meeting of AIT's Gender Equality Panel was held on Friday, July 12, 2002. The goals of the GEP, as agreed by the Board of Trustees at its April 25 2002 meeting, are broadly to promote gender equality in AIT's work, and to ensure that AIT's gender-related goals in research and education activities are met.

Presentation of Plaque of Appreciation

Presentation of Plaque of Appreciation
July 11, 2002: Prof. Jean-Louis Armand, right, AIT President , presented a plaque of appreciation to Mr. Claus Mogensen, Counsellor and Head of Danish International Development Assistance (DANIDA) Section, The Royal Danish Embassy, in appreciation of his contribution towards the development of the region.

Honorary Visiting Professorship

Photo shows Prof. Tao Wenyi (right), President of Southern Yangtsu University, presenting the certificate of appointment to Prof. Salokhe.
Honorary Visiting Professorship
Prof. Vilas Salokhe (left) of Agricultural Systems and Engineering Field of Study, Agricultural & Aquatic Systems and Engineering Program, School of Environment, Resources and Development, was appointed as an honorary Visiting Professor during his recent visit to Southern Yangsu University, Wuxi, China.

VISITING AIT

Visiting AIT
Delegate from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka

Professor Dayantha Wijeyesekera (left) with Dr. Sohan Wijesekera at GIS Application Center.

July 7, 2002: Professor Dayantha Wijeyesekera, Vice Chancellor of University of Moratuwa Sri Lanka visited AIT's GIS Application Center.

GAC Trainings

GAC Trainings

GIS Application Center (GAC) conducted a Course on Remote Sensing and GIS Advanced Training for Watershed Management in Lao PDR from June 3-7, 2002.

The training program was a joint effort of Asian Institute of Technology, National University of Lao and the Lao Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.

AIT Conference Center Functions

AIT Conference Center Functions
22-26 July 2002

Date
Time
Room
Group Name/Organizer

Mon. 15 Jul.
08:30-16:30

B144
(B223/ B225 & B227)

GRID Meeting (IUCN)
c/o Ms. Rosa S./ IUCN, Tel: 6745 ext. 116

08:30-16:30
B206
Project Management, Monitoring & Evaluation (PM, M&E;)

c/o Mr. Pradeep/ARIM-AIT Extension, Tel: 5274

08:30-15:30
Auditorium
Child Center - Play School Annual Day
(Performance Rehearsal) c/o Dr. Padam, Tel: 5993

Tue.