july, 2015

fri03jul11:0014:30Meeting the Reformers: Thailand Going Forward11:00 - 14:30 Country:ThailandCity:Bangkok


Event Details

Thai Institute of Directors (IOD) will arrange the event “Meeting the Reformers: Thailand Going Forward” luncheon seminar on Friday 3 July at Grand Hyatt Erawan, Ballroom 1.

Entry fee cost 1,500THB. including lunch

Registration through this link http://www.thai-iod.com/en/seminar-events-detail.asp?id=271

Event Overview
The current reforms being undertaken for Thailand is catching the attention of many people in Thailand, with regard to the direction for the planned reforms for ‘Thailand going forward’ – especially in the Private Sector, which must be well-prepared to meet the imminent changes.   The Thai Institute of Directors Association (IOD) that has more than 3,000 Members, who are corporate Directors and Senior Management of leading companies in Thailand, comprising of 90% Thais and 10% foreigners working in Thailand, and who are considered to be important people within the Thai business sector with a vital role in  driving the implementation of good corporate governance practices to be in line with the key national policies.  As such, it is important that not only corporate Directors in Thailand but also foreigners coming into Thailand to operate their businesses must both have a good understanding of the correct direction of the planned reforms of country in ‘going forward’. This understanding will enable them to be fully confident in conducting their businesses in Thailand, as well as in being an important mouthpiece to communicate to and further create confidence among the international community, in regards to Thailand’s ability in ‘going forward’.

Therefore, the IOD has invited various foreign Chambers of Commerce operating in Thailand to participate in and attend a conference under the theme of: Meeting the Reformers: Thailand Going Forward. This important event will facilitate IOD Members and these key foreign Chambers of Commerce to meet and learn about the direction of such planned reforms from those havingan important role and also being directly responsible for implementing the reforms themselves.

Agenda The conference will be conducted as ‘luncheon seminar’, in English, to be held on Friday, July 3, 2015  at 11:30 – 14:00 hrs – at Grand Hyatt Erawan, Bangkok  with the following agenda:

11.00 – 11.30 hrs                 Registration of Attendees

11.30 – 12.30 hrs                 Luncheon

12.30 – 12.40 hrs                 Welcoming Speech

12.40 – 14.00 hrs                 Seminar under the heading “Meeting the Reformers: Thailand Going Forward”


Mr. Krirk-Krai Jirapaet, Chairman of Thai IOD and  Chairman of the Committee on Agricultural, Industrial, Commercial, Tourism and Services Reform of National Reform Council

Mr. Pramon Sutivong, Chairman of Reform AgainstCorruption and Misconduct Commissioner of National Reform Council

Dr. Sakarindr Bhumiratana, Member of the National Reform Council, Chair of the Committee on Science, Technology, Innovation, Research and Intellectual Properties

Dr. Kobsak Pootrakool, Member of the Constitution Drafting Committee

Moderators Mr. Pichai Chuensuksawadi, Editor-– in-–chief, Bangkok Post Newspaper Mr. Nopporn Wong-Anan, Deputy Editor, Bangkok Post Newspaper


(Friday) 11:00 - 14:30