Initiative Meeting on ASEAN Network of Excellence Centre of Biomass Conversion Technology (ANEC)
TISTR hosted an initiative meeting on ASEAN Network of Excellence Centre of Biomass Conversion Technology (ANEC), on 29 – 30 May 2019, in Thailand, with the aims to provide overview introduction on concept of the ANEC and R&D infrastructure of biomass conversion technology of TISTR to ASEAN partnership members, as well as, to conduct discussion session among the ASEAN partnership members to initiate regional collaboration on research action on biomass conversion technology under the ANEC platform.
On 29 May 2019, the opening ceremony of initiative meeting of ANEC was organized at TISTR Technopolis, Thailand. Dr. Chutima Eamchotchawalit, Governor of TISTR, and Dr. Aparat Mahakhant, Deputy Governor R&D Group for Sustainable Development of TISTR, came to open the ceremony and welcomed all representatives of ASEAN partnership to attend the event, including Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines and Vietnam. At the initiative meeting, relevant TISTRs’ researchers from an Expert Center of Innovative Clean Energy and Environment (InnoEn) of TISTR, and Biodiversity Research Center (BRC) of TISTR, jointly came to provide presentation on TISTR’s research works and achievements contributed to biomass conversion technology to the representative of ASEAN partnership.