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AIT shares its experience in AQUA OUTREACH THAILAND

AIT shares its experience in AQUA OUTREACH THAILAND

The sharing of information on successful experiences taking place in the developing world is one of the best strategies for overcoming the obstacles that stand in the way of success.

Sharing Innovative Experiences is a publication that consists of case studies of successful applications of science and technology in the developing world.

AIT’s Response to Bangkok Post Article

AIT's Response to Bangkok Post Article

On January 12, 2000, Bangkok Post wrote...

AIT to get Bt163M fund

Budget Bureau keen to cut financial aid

The cabinet has approved financial aid of 163 million baht for the Asian Institute of Technology between the year 2000 and 2004.

The funding for the seventh phase of the financial aid program is split in two categories: 115 million baht for the scholarship program and 48 million baht to support the institute's expenditure, including salaries of coordinators of the aid program.

SAT Program Coordinators

SAT Program Coordinators

I am pleased to announce the following program coordinatorships in the School of Advanced Technologies.

Computer Science and Information Management (CSIM)
Dr. Phan Minh Dung (newly elected - 4 January 2000), Ext. 5709, Email: dung@cs.

New EPSM Field of Study Coordinator

New EPSM Field of Study Coordinator

Dr. Surapong Chirarattananon, Coordinator of Energy Program, was appointed by Prof Chongrak Polprasert, Dean of SERD, as the new Coordinator of Energy Power Systems Management (EPSM) Field of Study, effective from January 11, 2000, for a period of one year.

GMS Business Workshops cum BOI Fair 2000

GMS Business Workshops cum BOI Fair 2000

The Thailand Board of Investment (BoI) is organizing a series of Greater Mekong Subregion Business Workshops on 'Mekong Investment Opportunities- A New Era of Cooperation' on 10-11 February 2000. The event coincides with the BOI Fair 2000 which will be held from 3-17 February 2000 at IMPACT Exhibition Center, Muang Thong Thani, Chaengwattana.

PROMOTIONS

PROMOTIONS

I am pleased to announce that the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees, at its meeting on 13 January 2000, has approved the promotions of Dr. Phan Minh Dung, SAT/Computer Science & Information Management Program, Dr. Surapong Chirarattananon, SERD/ Energy Program, Dr. Thierry Lefevre, SERD/ Energy Program, and Mrs.

Welcome to New Faculty

Welcome to New Faculty

Dr. Bernadette P. Resurreccion has been recently appointed Assistant Professor in the field of study, Gender and Development Studies, under the Rural Development, Gender and Resources Program, School of Environment, Resources and Development.

Welcome to New Faculty

Welcome to New Faculty

The Urban Environmental Engineering and Management Program of the School of Environment, Resources and Development welcomes Prof. Poul Harremoes from the Technical University of Denmark. Prof. Harremoes is a visiting faculty under the AIT-DTU Twinning for the January 2000 term.