On the 29th April 2022, our university and Guangdong Polytechnic of Science and Technology held an online meeting about international exchanges and cooperation between Thailand and China. Assistant President Howard Wu, Director of the Automotive project Dr. Nirut Lairaksa, Director of the International Office (China) Wang Shizhao, Deputy Director of the Relevant Departments Zhang Ming, Member of the Party Committee of Guangdong Vocational College of Science and Technology Yuan Xiaobin, Deputy Dean of the School of Automotive Wu Yunxi, Deputy Director of the School of Automotive Industry Dean Lai Jiansheng, Deputy Director of the Foreign Affairs Office Li Guangrong and other chief officers of relevant departments attended the online meeting that took place in Bangkok, Thailand, in Guangzhou and in Zhuhai China.
The speakers and attendees from both Thai and Chinese universities successively introduced the situations of each university in the meeting.
Professor Yuan Xiaobin discussed the history, faculty, professional construction, and international cooperation in running schools of Guangdong Vocational College of Science and Technology. Assistant Principal Wu Yuhao presented the history of Mahanakorn University of Technology, faculty strength, advantageous disciplines, and international cooperation in running schools. He also presented the university’s achievements, training conditions and international influence through the university’s promotional video.
Afterwards, the Vice President of the Chinese Automobile College Wu Yunxi, introduced to our school the professional setting, school-enterprise cooperation, foreign aid training and other college constructions of the Automobile College of the Guangzhou Academy of Sciences. The Head Officer of the Automobile Faculty Dr. Nirut Lairaksa, introduced the automobile of Mahanakorn University of Technology and the professional development building overview to Guangdong Polytechnic of Science and Technology. The two organizations conducted preliminary discussions on professional cooperation related to new energy-operated vehicles.
During the meeting, both organizations had an in-depth discussions and exchanges on the two-way training of teachers, cooperative education projects, the improvement of academic qualifications of teachers and staff, the joint construction of overseas teaching and training bases, and the service of “Go Global” Chinese-funded enterprises.
Both organizations are looking forward to signing a framework agreement in the near future, steadily advancing specific exchanges and cooperation projects, and deeply implementing the “Belt and Road initiative”.