Asst. Prof. Dr. Sakchai Setarnawat, Dean of Faculty of
Management and Tourism and Asst. Prof. Dr. Pichan Sawangwong, Advisory Board of
Committee of Faculty of Management and Tourism has been invited to attend the
Kick-off Meeting (KoM) for the Erasmus+ Capacity Building Project of
"Improving enGineers' Employability with multi-Competencies, Knowledge and
Opportunities, GECKO" at the University of Montpellier, France in between
16-22 January 2018 by the sponsorship of the European Commission.
The partnership members are consists of Université de
Montpellier, France (UM) as the Project Leader, coordinators from European
countries are Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, Spain (UNED),
Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania (VGTU), Uppsala Universitet,
Sweden (UU) and Politecnico de Torino, Italy (Polito). Apart of the Asian
countries are Xavier University, Philippines (XU), Ateneo de Manila University,
Philippines (AMU), University of the Philippines, Philippines (UP), Universitas
Gadjah Mada, Indonesia (UGM), Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia (ITB), Ubon
Rutchathani University, Thailand (UBU), Kasetsart University, Thailand (KU) and
Burapha University, Thailand (BUU).
In this regard, both executives are taking in charge of the
Project Manager and Project Coordinator of the GECKO Project. Which Burapha
University are playing a role as the Asia Coordinator among 8 ASEAN
institutions and being assigned to be the leader for the Work Package 2: Field
Mission, whereas the further implementation of GECKO Project will be discussed
and summarized during the KoM.