Policy Dialogue on Science, Technology and Innovation (STI): “ Strengthening the ASEAN Community through STI Collaboration”, 9-10 November 2012

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    Policy Dialogue on Science, Technology and Innovation (STI):

    "Strengthening the ASEAN Community through STI Collaboration"

    9-10 November 2012
    United Nations Conference Centre and
    Royal Princess Larn Luang Hotel
    Bangkok, Thailand

     

    Day 1: Friday - 9 November 2012 (Public Session)

    Venue: United Nations Conference Centre (UNCC)

    Time Activity
    08:30 - 09:00 Registration

    09:00 - 09:15
     

    Welcome Address and Opening Remarks

    by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Weerapong Pairsuwan

    Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Science and Technology

    cum National ASEAN COST Chairman, Thailand


    09:15 – 09:50
     

     Pursuing the ASEAN Krabi Initiative: From Policy to Practice

    by Dr. Pichet Durongkaveroj

    Secretary-General of the National Science Technology and Innovation Policy Office (STI), Thailand


    09:50 – 10:30
     

     Special Talk
    "Asian Energy Highway"

    by Dr. Hongpeng Liu

    Chief of Energy Security and Water Resources Section
    Environment and Development Division
    United Nations Economics and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)

    10:30 – 10:45 Coffee/Tea Break

    10:45 – 12:00
     

     Building the Synergy for Water-Energy-Food Security: the Nexus Perspective Lead Paper

    by Dr. Chayanis Krittasudthacheewa

    Deputy Director of the Stockholm Environment Institute - Asia (SEI-Asia), Bangkok

    Panellists:

     Dr. Salmah Zakar
        Economic Affairs Officer
        Energy Security and Water Resources Section
        Environment and Development Division
        Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific     (ESCAP)

     

     Mr. Thierry Falcon
        Senior Water Management Officer
        Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
        Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

     

    Dr. Surachai Sathitkunarat
        Acting Director of Policy Research and Management Division 2
        National Science Technology and Innovation Policy Office
       (STI), Thailand


    12:00 – 12:45
     

     Developing Systems of Innovation through Human Capacity Development: GIZ SInnovation Project and the ASEAN Krabi Initiative

    by Mr. Thomas Lehmann

    Project Director of our Sustainable Consumption Project
    Environment and Development Division
    Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Germany

    12:45 – 13:00 Photo Session
    13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break

    14:00 – 14:30
     

     EU-ASEAN Pilot Networks of Excellence on Food Technology and Energy Security

    by Mr. Mads Korn

    Attaché (Cooperation - higher education and science)
    Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Thailand


    14:30 – 15:15
     

     Enhancing STI Enculturation through Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Programme

    by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Fred Finley

    The STEM Center, University of Minnesota, USA

    15:15 – 15:30 Coffee/Tea Break

    15:30 – 16:15
     

     ASEAN Collaboration on Climate Compatible Technologies

    by Dr. Sirintornthep Towprayoon

    Director of Joint Graduate School of Energy and Environment (JGSEE)
    Center of Excellence on Energy Technology and Environment
    King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand


    16:15 – 16:30
     

    Concluding Remarks

    by Dr. Pichet Durongkaveroj

    Secretary-General of the National Science Technology and Innovation Policy Office (STI), Thailand


    18:00 – 20:30
     

    Dinner Reception (by invitation)

    hosted by the National Science Technology and Innovation (STI), Thailand


     

    Day 2: Saturday - 10 November 2012 (Closed Session for ASEAN COST representatives and collaborating partners)

    Venue: Royal Princess Larn Luang Hotel

    Time Activity
    09:00 – 09:45  Dialogue with ESCAP and partners
    09:45 – 10:30  Dialogue with GIZ, Germany
    10:30 – 11:15  Dialogue with the EU
    11:15 – 12:00 Dialogue with the JGSEE
    12:00 – 13:00 Lunch Break

    13:00 – 15:00
     

    Krabi Initiative Implementation (ASEAN COST members only)

    facilitated by Dr. S.K. Chou, Chair of ASEAN COST Advisory Body on ASEAN Plan of Action on Science and Technology (ABAPAST)

    --- Coffee and tea will be served at 10:30 and 14:00 ---