Welcome message for Asian University President’s Forum

   I am delighted to extend my utmost sincere invitation and welcome you to the 13th Asian University President’s Forum which will be held during October 22nd - 25th, 2014 in Nakhon Pathom Province, Thailand. It is a great honor for Christian University of Thailand to be the host of the auspicious event. I am confident that you will have impressive time at Nakhon Pathom, one of the most beautiful metropolitan of Bangkok.
   This forum theme of the 13th AUPF is “Transcultural Challenges for Innovation in Higher Education”. You will have great opportunities to listen to the distinguished keynote lecturers, innovation presentations and to participate in great dialogues. We will also provide a pleasant venue, Sampran Riverside Hotel and Christian University of Thailand, creating delightful environment for university presidents and leaders of various institutions and organizations to interact and exchange collaborations.
   At this auspicious occasion, I will continually promote the growth of AUPF and enhance the networking relationships among leaders of Asian universities and regions. We have invited university presidents from different higher education associations in Asia and continents to participate in this coming forum. Our team looks forward to this dynamic discourse of fruitful intellectual exchanges among higher education leaders and scholars in the context of transcultural innovation in higher education.
   We enthusiastically anticipate your presence in Nakhon Pathom, Thailand in October 2014. May our Great Lord shower His Blessings upon your journey to Thailand.

Asst. Prof. Dr. Janjira Wongkhomthong
Chair of Steering Committee of 13th Asian University President’s Forum
President of Christian University of Thailand