ABCD Symposium 2018
Ageing Business and Care Development Centre (ABCD) organised the ABCD Symposium at Meeting Room 500, Thammasat Business School, Thammasat University Tha Phrachan Campus on 17th August 2018. The Symposium aimed to introduce the ABCD’s scope of work and the existing researches on ageing society and care development from all 12 participating faculties in this project including discussing on ABCD’s next step to all participants, namely representatives from Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), and reserachers/experts. The symposium also provided information and knowledge sharing where research recommendations and networking among
The ABCD has been established along with other special initiatives such as special activities and projects on the occasion of 80th anniversary of the Thammasat Business School. The centre is established with objectives to provide policy recommendations to both government and private sectors on ageing society, to develop elder’s well-being related business and services, to organise training and capacity building activities for the elder related business owners, and to serve as an ageing society researcher platform for researchers from various fields to collaborate on their research efforts.