Industry Focus & Thought Leadership

July 2018: Hospitality & Tourism

Thailand: Partnering with Australia to develop world-class hospitality skills

By H.E. Mr. Paul Robilliard, the Australian Ambassador to the Kingdom of Thailand

Beauty that delivers on the bottom line

By Hospitality Head  of Design, dwp| design worldwide partnership 

How to Create a High-End Tourist Market

By Atakawee Choosang, Associate Director – Head of CBRE Hotels, Thailand

Responsible tourism

By Kanlaya Mathyakom, Founder at Pickaboo co., Ltd

Design Destinations

By dwp| design worldwide partnership

MICE and Major Events competitiveness compared to other emerging / growing SEA nations

By Mr. Michal Zitek, Area General Manager at Angsana Laguna Phuket

June 2018: The Digital Space

Stats Don’t Lie – Facebook is Still the King of Social – Especially in Thailand

By David Norcross, Managing Director of Lexicon

Digital Disruption: What does it mean for accounting?

By Andrew McBean, CEO, PKF Holdings Thailand.

How Digital Investments Can Create Strategic Value for Organisations

By Sanjay Sachdev, Partner, Grant Thornton Thailand

AI and Healthcare: A Progress Report on Watson for Oncology

By Udo Kim, Senior Manager, Expatriate Market Segment at International Bumrungrad International Hospital

 

May 2018: Human Resource Development

85 years the legacy of Blackmores: HR Strategy

By Blackmores Thailand

Thailand 4.0: Developing our Human Resources for a Brighter Future

By  Ms. Jareeporn Jarukornsakul, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Group Chief Executive Officer, WHA Corporation PCL

AI is Coming to the World of Recruitment: Should We be Worried?

By Ratna Wright, Director, Grant Thornton

What types of programs can companies invest in to help improve the skills of entry level employees upon joining the workforce?

By Ben Horgan, Senior Programme Manager at Language Express/Corporate Training Express

How to raise a generation of accountable leaders?

By Sebastien De Stoop, Executive Consultant & project manager at Lee Hecht Harrison Thailand

8 Ideas of Attracting and Retaining a Talented Workforce

By Amanda Oldridge, Human Resources Director at Linfox International Group

April 2018: AEC

ASEAN’s logistics infrastructure: ready for growth?

By James Evans, Director of Legal & External Affairs, Linfox International Group and AustCham Director

Learning how to do inter-ASEAN business.

By  Jim Holloway, International Advisor, V. Pack & Move (Bangkok) Co., Ltd.

Addressing environmental and social issues for long-term business success in ASEAN

By Michael Waters, International Water and Environmental Consultant

March 2018: Manufacturing and Marine

Thailand’s Evolving Marine Industry

By Zara Tremlett, Marina Manager at Phuket Yacht Haven

3 warning signs your racking system is on the verge of collapse

By Peter Johansson, Managing Director of Tellus Systems

5 reasons to invest in a premium sofa

By Eddy Bellavoine, Director of Marketing at Asalon Co., Ltd

Two Decades of International Yachts in Phuket

By Scott Bradley, the Managing Director of East Marine in Phuket

Dentalife Australia – Opportunities for Growth

By Tom Stray, General Manager of the Dentalife Australia group, PharmaDesign

February 2018: Business Advisory

Thailand joins the Inclusive Framework on BEPS

By  Utumporn Tongpian, Senior Manager at BDO Thailand

Transfer Pricing Law Due Soon: Companies will be required to prepare TP documentation

By Stuart Simons and Kancharat Thaidamri , tax partners at Deloitte Thailand

Labour Law Update 2018

By Oramart Aurore Saardphak, Associate at LawPlus Ltd.

Thailand’s Customs & Tax Landscape – Look Back at 2017 and Ahead into 2018

By  Grant Thornton

Employee health care costs, the fastest increasing cost to business?

By  Andrew Crawford, Employee Benefits Director and Grant Cameron, Chief Executive at Trafalgar International Ltd Insurance Brokers and Consultants

Australian Immigration 2018 – What To Expect

By Simon Wetherell, Managing Director at  SW Consulting (Asia) Co Ltd

January 2017: Outlook for 2018

Outlook for Phuket 2018

By Harry Usher, the AustCham Thailand coordinator for Phuket and a Director of Lady Pie Phuket

Thailand’s Leading Role in the International Medical Care Industry

By Dr. Erik Fleischman, Medical Director – International Bumrungrad International Hospital

 The Rise of Digital Skills

By RJ Rojvirasingh, Managing Director at MAD APPE DEVELOPMENT CO., LTD. 

Rise of the Automatons: 2018 in the Storage Industry

By Peter Johansson, Managing Director at Tellus Systems Limited

December 2017: CSR

WHA Group Nurtures Young Minds Through Community Art Programs

By WHA Group

Education for Life at the Mercy Centre

By the Mercy Centre

Khon Lek Charity Mini Marathon

By BlueScope Thailand 

Thailand Tigers kicking goals with children from Klong Toey

By Jarrod Roberts, President at Thailand Tigers Australian Football Club and Bangkok Auskick

‘Care for Cancer – 2017 Fun Run’ at Lumpini Park

By Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel

November 2017: Education and Training

The IB Diploma: Excellent Preparation for University

By Linda Belonje, Director of Marketing and Development, KIS International School, Bangkok.

The Middle Way: Australian leadership in Thailand

By Dr. Scott Berry, Executive & Technical Coach, Scott Berry Consulting Group

How to inspire innovation

By David Bell, Managing Partner, Crestcom – Ra-Kahng Associates Ltd.

Raising the bar for education in Thailand

By Emma Goligher, Head of Marketing, Brighton College International School

Dawning of a new league – AISAA

By Lloyd Wilson, Marketing Communications at Berkeley International School Bangkok

Business Schools for Digital Generations

By Dean Outerson, Project Head of Marketing & Communications, Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration

Business Strategy in Education

By Dr. Om Huvanand, Principal, Language Express CO., LTD

How Third Culture Education Creates Tomorrow’s Leader

By Sara Berenguer, Assistant Head of Primary, Regents International School Pattaya

Educating for the future: Learning from the world’s biggest brands

By The International School Bangkok (ISB)

Three Ways the Best Schools Are Changing…And Why It Matters

By Jared Kuruzovich, Director of Communications at NIST International School

The Many Benefits of Learning Outdoors

By Alexander (Coke) Smith, Environmental Systems and Societies Coordinator at Bangkok Patana School

September 2017: Hospitality and Tourism

Managing and Leading a Millennial Workforce

by Peter Lucus, General Manager, Four Points by Sheraton Bangkok and Benjamin Krieg, General Manager, Novotel Bangkok Sukhumvit 20 & Director, Australian-Thai Chamber of Commerce

August 2017: Health products and services 

In The Pink of Health: How Corporate Wellness Programmes Can Reinvigorate Your Company

By Damien Posterino, Head of Sales, Virgin Active S.E.A.

July 2017: Legal business

SETTING UP BUSINESS IN THAILAND

by Alan Polivnick, Partner, Watson, Farley & Williams and AustCham Directo