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Theme: Innovation and Creativity

This event occurred on
January 21, 2012
10:00am - 5:30pm +07
(UTC +7hrs)
Chiang Mai

We are promoting innovation and creativity for economic and urban development.

Large Meeting Room, New Building, 6th Fl.
Faculty of Business Administrations, Chiang Mai University
Huay Kaew Road
Chiang Mai, 50200
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Sebastian-Justus Schmidt

General Manager and EVP Mobile, Yandex

Smith Taweelerdniti

Food innovation and marketing expert

Dr. Guenter Faltin

Professor on Entrepreneurship, Investor, Coach

Dr. Weerapong Prasongchean

Stem cell Researcher, STEMkids project for high schools in Thailand

Gil Alon

Gil Alon is a Zen Master, singer, actor, theatre director, lecturer, and coach.

Dr. Supanimit Teekchunhatean

Researcher, Integration of Western Medicine and Chinese Acupressure into Thai Traditional Massage

Prasert Eamrungroj

Change agent, consultant, and author of several business books on change and creativity.

Mervyn Levin

Consultant for the digital and creative industries

Dr. Arnan (Roger) Sipitakiat

Researcher on technologically rich learning environments.

Waewdao Sirisook

Choreographer and dancer.

Eggarat Wongcharit

Award winning designer, industrial crafts.

Alfa Hugelmann

A Dutch architect specialising on the relationship between the interior of public buildings with public space.

Organizing team


Chiang Mai, Thailand


  • Simon Robson
    Core team member
  • Glen McNiel
    Core team member
  • Chairat Kamonoratep
    Core team member
  • Harriet Foster
    Core team member
  • Nattapong Lekchaichan
    Core team member - website
  • Tul Lekutai
    Core team member
  • Alex Boyesen
    Core team member - audio/video
  • Rattapong Angkhasit
    Core team member - venue
  • Khongphu Nimmanandh
    Core team member
  • Rob Burns
    Core team member, IT specialist
  • Chris Smith
    Core team member, speaker coach
  • Sol Waters
    Core team member
  • Andy Collins
    Camera Team Leader
  • Trey Turner
    Editorial and media support
  • June Unland
  • Santi Laopanichkul
    Banners, Vinyls, etc
  • Martin Vinitketkumnuan
    Volunteer Team Manager