Regional Consultation on Achieving Sustainable Development Goals through Science, Technology and Innovation

Co-organizer Description: 
Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research (TISTR), Ministry of Science and Technology Thailand
Event Date: 
20 Mar 2018
Event Location: 
Bangkok, Thailand
Events Description: 


Background and Agenda


What do we mean by achieving "Sustainable Development Goals through Science, Technology and Innovation"?, Dr. Jonathan Wong, ESCAP

SDGs and Climate Change, Dr. Woosung Lee, STEPI, The Republic of Korea

Moving Forward to SDG by Transformation of Strategy, Dr. Royal Chitradon, The National Reform Committee on Natural Resources and Environment, Thailand

Effective Implementation of Science and Technology ODA to attain SDG goals, Prof Yoo-Jin Han, Sookmyung Women’s University, The Republic of Korea

STI policy Interventions for Achieving SDGs: Japanese Case, Mr. Satoru Ohtake, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Japan

Philippine STI Programs and Policy Interventions towards SDGs, Dr. Rowena Cristina L. Guevara, Department of Science and Technology, National COST Chairman-Philippines

ASEAN STI Direction for Achieving Sustainable Development Goals, Ms. Lee Sing Cheong, Sectoral Development Directorate, ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Development

The Contribution of STI in achieving SDGs 2030: the community well-being, Assoc. Prof. Soranit Siltharm, Minister of Science and Technology, Thailand

Evidence-based STI Approaches to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals, Ms. Michiko Enomoto, APCTT-ESCAP

Current Status on Science Technology and Innovation in Myanmar, Dr. Aye Mon Win, Internal and External Relations and Information Division, Ministry of Education, Myanmar

Feeding cities using High Tech Rooftop Farming, Mr. Allan Lim Yee Chian, Alpha Biofuels (S) Pte Ltd., Singapore

S&T Implementation for Water Resource Management Turning Challenges into Opportunities: Thailand Case Study, Dr. Sutat Weesakul, Hydro and Agro Informatics Institute, Thailand

Landslide Preparedness in the ASEAN Members State: A Data Fusion Approach to Real-time Monitoring System and Information Management, Dr. Jessada Karnjana, Embedded System Technology (EST) Laboratory, NECTEC, Thailand

Summary and Way Forward, Dr. Krishnan S. Raghavan, APCTT-ESCAP