On Thursday 18 February 2021, at 10:00 a.m., in meeting room on the 10th floor of the Kasetsart Golden Jubilee Administration and Information Center Building, Kasetsart University. Assistant Professor Dr. Kampanat PENSUPAR, Vice President for International Affairs honorably presided over as the chairman of the opening ceremony and delivered an opening speech of the Opening of the Yuan Ze University Outreach Center at Kasetsart University on behalf of Kasetsart University; along with Professor Ching-Pu Chen, Chief Global Officer Yuan Ze University who delivered an Introductory Remarks about the background of the project; and Professor Ching Ting Lee, Vice President of Yuan Ze University, who also joined and delivered an Opening Remarks on behalf of Yuan Ze University.
Today Opening of the Yuan Ze University Outreach Center at Kasetsart University has been coordinated by Lecturer Somchoke RUENGITTINUN, Department of Computer Science, the Faculty of Science. Lecturer Somchoke RUENGITTINUN also is the head of the academic cooperation project between the Department of Computer Science with Yuan Ze University; along with Associate Professor Dr. Apisit SONGSASEN, Dean, Faculty of Science, Bangkhen Campus.
Assistant Professor Dr. Kampanat PENSUPAR, Vice President for International Affairs said at the opening ceremony that Yuan Ze University is an important partner university to Kasetsart University. We share the same aim, namely to promote joint educational programs and research projects, which has been outlined in the MOU signed in 2019 by Dr. Chongrak Wachrinrat, President of Kasetsart University and Dr. Jyh-Yang Wu, President of Yuan Ze University.
The Opening of the Yuan Ze University Outreach Center at Kasetsart University is a collaborative partnerships between the Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science at Kasetsart University and Yuan Ze University on an academic cooperation project to develop potential and academic strength and prepare personnel increase competitiveness for entering the international economic environment. The Department of Computer Science, therefore, has established Yuan Ze University Outreach Center at Kasetsart University to start the cooperation with each other. The Office is located on the 8th floor of the 45-year Science Building, Faculty of Science at Kasetsart University.
This Outreach Center will be able to achieve its important goals. KU is committed to collaborating earnestly and sincerely. We agree with the principal goals of promoting and achieving many future research projects, not only with Kasetsart University, but with other universities and research centers in Thailand and SE Asia. And, we will do all we can to welcome and support all of the staff who come to this center and work on our campus.