The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, German Embassy and KMUTNB to Launch a Competition for Commemorating the Establishment of Thailand-Germany diplomatic relations
On 23 March 2022, the meeting on the preparation of the EV4SD Hackathon took place. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the German Embassy and King Mongkut’s University of Technology North Bangkok (KMUTNB) are collaborating to organizing an academic activity for commemorating the 160th anniversary of the establishment of Thailand-Germany diplomatic relations. So, the competition on electric vehicles for sustainable development will be arranged to encourage the participant to generate creative ideas for better future electromobility for sustainable development. The meeting was attended by the delegates from KMUTNB, including, Ms. Sikan Kulchonchan, Vice President for International Affairs, Prof. Dr. Ing Nisai Fuengwarodsakul, Dean of The Sirindhorn International Thai-German Graduate School of Engineering (TGGS), Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kampanart Theinnoi, Director of Science and Technology Research Institute, Asst. Prof. Dr. Nophadon Wiwatcharagoses, Head of Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Ms. Phimvalanch Moosikaphan, Director of International Cooperation Centre. The Embassy of Germany in Bangkok was represented by Mr. Hans-Ulrich Südbeck, Minister Counsellor and Deputy Head of Mission, Mr. Alexander Raubold, Counsellor for Economic and Commercial Affairs, Mr. Keno Grade, Deputy Chief of Mission, Ms. Pagaval Ratpunpairoj, Advisor to the Economic Division, Dr. Thorsten Clausing, the German Embassy in Singapore. The delegates of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs who attended the meeting include Mr. Krai Mahasandana, Deputy Director-General of Department of European Affairs, Ms. Marinee Suwanmoli, Director of Central Europe Division, Department of European Affairs, Ms. Venus Asawapoom, Counsellor of Central Europe Division, Department of European Affairs.