Thailand Ageing Strategy Forum

       Ageing Business and Care Development Centre (ABCD) of Thammasat Business School will be hosting the Thailand Ageing Strategy Forum, scheduled for 08:30 – 18:00 November 29, 2018 at Wecosystem, Gaysorn Tower II in Bangkok, Thailand.  The discussion and presentation topics in this forum will make mention of current situation and policy of Thailand, is related to elders and ageing society such as labour market and care, technology and business solution strategy for Thai ageing society, and elder care business.


Opening Speech: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pipop Udorn,Dean of Faculty of Commerce and Accountancy,

Thammasat University
Keynote Speech: Mr. Akio Koide, JICA Seamless Care Project Chief Adviser:Challenges of Becoming Aged Society
Coffee Break

 1. Dr. Thuttai Keeratipongpaiboon, Office of the National Economics and Social 
   Development Board: Policy Maker Views on Thailand Aged Society
2. Dr. Kankamol Jaisin, Thammasat University Hospital: Doctor’s Perspective 
                   toward Medical Expense Policy
3. Mr. Supachai Srisuchart, Faculty of Economics, Thammasat University: Labor   
   market and Senior Citizen
4. Dr. Osuke Komazawa, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia 
   (ERIA): ERIA Activities in Southeast Asia
Q & A

 Lunch Break
 Panel 1: Technology and Business Solution Strategy for Thai Ageing Society
1. Dr. Virach Sornlertlamvanich, Sirindhorn International Institute of
   Technology, Thammasat University
2. Mr. Wachirachai Koonamwattana, Managing Director Innovation
   Solution Business, SCG Cement Company Limited
3. Dr. Rina Patramanon, Khonkaen Universiy, Representative TRF 
                    (Manee Project)
4. Mr. Shunichi Yoshitake, President, AIVS Co., Ltd., (Japan)
 Moderator: Dr. Virach Sornlertlamvanich
Coffee Break
 Panel 2: Elder Care Business: Myth and Reality
1. Dr. Nart Fongsamut, Director, Sawangkanives Project
2. Dr. Renu Ubon, Director Serene Palace and El Care Nursing Home
3. Dr. Kanapon Phumratprapin, CEO and Co-Founder, Startup Health at Home
4. Mr. Somsak Garnjanakarn, Chief Marketing Director,
                   Hitachi Asia (Thailand) Co., Ltd.

Moderator: Mr. Chakrit Chanrungsakul, Wecosystem Founder
Networks Building

12.00 – 13.00 

13.00 – 15.00 

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15.15 – 17.00

17.00 – 18.00    

08.30 – 09.00    

09.00 – 09.20 

09.20 – 09.40   

09.40 – 10.00 

10.00 –12.00  


Ageing Business & Care Development Centre (ABCD)