Banpu sponsors GLOBE international conference for two consecutive years
Recently, Banpu Public Company Limited by Mr. Chanin Vongkusolkit, Chief Executive Officer granted the support to the Institute for the Promotion of Teaching Science and Technology (IPST) for holding the Asia-Pacific GLOBE Learning Expedition Thailand 2007 on the topic of “Learning about Climate Change to Inspire the Next Generation of Scientists,” to be held at the Navy Phirom 1 Hotel, Hua Hin during November 13-18, 2007. The conference is organized by GLOBE Thailand and GLOBE Program Office, USA.
This conference is organized to provide students from around the Asia-Pacific region the opportunities to practice doing Earth System Science researches through a student-teacher-scientist-community collaboration approach. The conference also provides students the opportunity to present their research projects to their peers, GLOBE scientists and the Greater GLOBE community in the context of developing an understanding of the interconnected and interdependent of the Earth systems.