TISTR Representatives Participated the WAITRO Meetings in Penang, Malaysia
TISTR representatives namely Dr. SophapanSanyansanoa, Director of Innovation Business Development Division and Ms. Pimprapai Supornrat, International Relations Officer participated the WAITRO meetings during 20-23 November 2018 in Penang, Malaysia. There were several meetings on the following ;
- The 81st WAITRO Executive Board Meeting and 22ndWAITRO Board-Regional Focal Point – RFP Meeting which TISTR’s Former Governor (Dr. LuxsameePlangsangmas) was a Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific 2017-2018.
- SIRIM-WAITRO International Conference (SWIC 2018) which Dr. Sophapan Sanyansanoa was an invited speaker on technology transfer. She was also a Chairperson during the Session : Innovation and Technology Trends. The conference could gather about 100 participants who were from those WAITRO member organizations around the world, and the local people in Malaysia.
- The 24th WAITRO General Assembly which is held every 2 years for every WAITRO members to participate and discuss the future direction of WAITRO, introduction of new secretariat team, including the election of new Board Members Team in 2019-2020.