by Rolf Gennrich
During this year’s academic summer activities, Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi (RMUTT) will host the 1st International Symposium on Innovative Education and Technology (ISIET 2015) from 24th to 25th of July 2015 at Pathum Thani, Bangkok, Thailand. This important multi-stakeholder symposium is co-hosted by the Regional Association of Vocational Teacher Education (RAVTE), which represents more than 25 universities and vocational teacher training institutions ASEAN wide.
In the context of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC 2016), researchers, educators and industrial experts as well as decision makers from TVET and government institutions will support and discuss relevant questions about the role and responsibility of TVET within the upcoming free and single market and production base, with the goal of making ASEAN more dynamic and competitive.
Researchers and practitioners will present recent research projects and results, technical advancement and new findings in innovative vocational education and technology under the topic “Future Trends of Innovative Education and Technology for Sustainable Development“. Respective contributions solicited in subjects include, but are not limited to the following:
- Vocational and technical education development,
- IT & E-learning Industrial and engineering technology,
- Innovative technology and management,
All topics will be part of the Journal of Technical Education, RMUTT (ISSN: 2350-9732).
It is expected that this year’s first international multi stakeholder symposium is evolving and becoming a relevant and recognized dialogue platform in ASEAN to be iterated every year.