Summer Student Exchange Programme 2019
On 3-26 July 2019, School of Information Technology held the summer student exchange programme for 30 exchange students from Asia University for delivering course “Web Design and Development”. The orientation programme held at School of Information Technology on 3 July for helping new international students become more familiar with the programme, university facilities and Chiang Rai province.
Dr. Teeravisit Laohapenseang, dean of school of Information Technology gave a warm welcome speech to the students. Besides, Ajarn Xuexian Li from school of Sinology gave introduction about Thai culture and environment to the students to understand Thai and Thai northern life style in order to prepare and adjust themselves to live in Thailand well.
Furthermore, the kick off meeting about research cooperation among two institutes was arranged. Assistant professor Edgar Lin from Asia University introduced research laboratories under the college of Information and Electrical Engineering, Asia University. Besides, Dr.Surapong Uttama introduced Assistive Technology laboratory of school of Information Technology. The conclusion from the meeting is co-research laboratory will be established from both sides in the near future in order to exchange knowledge and cooperate research works among two institutes.
Culture tour was arranged 2 days; first day is Chiang Rai city tour by tram visiting to white temple, blue temple and central plaza. The second day took student group to black house museum, Chui Fong Tea plantation, Doi Tung, and Mea Sai border market.