by RAVTE Secretariat
Rajamangala University of Technology Lanna organized the first ASEAN Vocational and Engineering Camp 2016 from 3rd – 10th July, 2016 at Rajamangala University of Technology Lanna, Chiang Mai, Thailand. The objectives of the camp were to enhance creativity and convergence in engineering students through technology design projects. The camp helped motivate and inspire young ASEAN engineers through exposure to design thinking, as well as generate good cooperation between ASEAN countries. The camp was also allowed the participants to practice using IoT (Internet of Things) which will help engineering students solve problems in various contexts, a knowledge which is transferable to other fields. Also, students had a chance to explore Chiang Mai city with their buddies as well as exchange their culture.
There were 8 universities from RAVTE members participating in this camp; Yogyagarta State University, Universitas Negeri Surabaya, Vinh Long University of Technology Education, National University of Laos, National Technical Training Institute, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia and Rajamangala University of Technology Lanna.