Graduate School, Khon Kaen University organized “The National and International Graduate Research Conference 2017”
On March 10, 2017 at Pote Sarasin Building, Khon Kaen University, Associate Professor Dr. Sommai Priprem, Vice President for Finance and Asset, addressed the opening remark for The National and International Graduate Research Conference 2017, and the conference reported speech was given by Associate Professor Surasakdi Wongratanacheewin, Dean of Graduate School. On this occasion, NIGRC 2017 welcomed more than 500 of presenters and observers from various universities and institutions to learn and exchange their research knowledge and experiences.
|Opening Ceremony of International Graduate Research Conference 2017|
Remarkably, several awards were presented to outstanding students and alumni contributing to the enhancement of the university’s reputation and the benefit to the society. This year, Graduate School chose the study of Dr. Patcharaporn Suwor, a student of Doctor of Philosophy Program in Horticulture, and the advisor, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Suchila Techawongstien, to earn the seventh year of Professor Kanok Wongtra-ngan Excellent Dissertation Award for their research entitled “Combining Anthracnose Resistant Genes into Hot Pepper Variety”.
|Dr. Patcharaporn Suwor, and the advisor, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Suchila Techawongstien,earned the seventh year of Professor Kanok Wongtra-ngan Excellent Dissertation Award|
Also, seven Khon Kaen University alumni were given the awards of outstanding in three excellent aspects including Mr. Dumrong Intharasena and Pol.Lt.Col. Ukit Thongchaisangaun, awarded the Outstanding Alumni in Management, Mrs. Darika Dawjunad and Mrs. Sriprapai Prommanee for the Outstanding Alumni in Academic and Research, and Mr. Pisut Anutraanckul, Mr. Chaiwiwat Wongsawat and Mrs. Siranee Imnamkhao for the Outstanding Alumni in Integration.
|The seven Khon Kaen University alumni received the outstanding alumni award 2017|
On this occasion, Prof. Dr. Pa-thai Yenchitsomanus, from the Division of Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University joined this event as the keynote speaker of the conference and gave a special lecture on “Graduate Studies Challenge in the Era of Thailand 4.0” in providing the participants an opportunity to keep up with globalization and enhancing their capacity for the future advantageous research.
|Prof. Dr. Pa-thai Yenchitsomanus gave a talk on the topic of “Graduate Studies Challenge in the Era of Thailand 4.0”|
The presentation session was divided into poster and oral presentations, and national and international presentations. Topics of the paper include the studies in Physical sciences, Biological science, Health science, Science and Technology, and Humanities and Social sciences.
|Poster Presentation Session in International Graduate Research Conference 2017|
|Oral Presentation in International Graduate Research Conference 2017|
The second international and national graduate conference was emerged with the goal to be the platform for graduate students to present their research to publics, together with to provide opportunities for the researchers to expand and exchange their knowledge on the international level.