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Consul General Michael Heath joined Chiang Mai’s Vice Governor, officials from Chiang Mai University, and founders of the Chiang Mai Creative City initiative to launch the Chiang Mai Design Awards for 2014. The Awards are an initiative to showcase design talent in Chiang Mai with a focus on commercial applications, rather than pure art […]
U.S. Fashion Envoy Carrie Parry visited Chiang Mai March 17-18 and gave a talk on Green Clothing at Thailand Creative and Design Center (TCDC), speaking to fashion students, lecturers, local designers and entrepreneurs. Ms. Parry also visited two famous local textile studios: Naenna and Piangkusol, as well as Sop Moei Art Gallery, and the […]
Professor Sherry Schofield and U.S. Consul General Michael Heath The President of the International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) visited Thailand as a guest of Kasetsart University, in partnership with the U.S. Embassy and the Thai-U.S. Creative Partnership. She presented U.S. design and fashion trends to students and designers at Chaing Mai’s Thailand Create Design Center.
John Andrews, U.S. producer of the famous “Beavis and Butt-Head” show was the featured speaker for the August 14-16 Thai-U.S. Creative Partnership Speakers Program Series. John continues to focus on the development of independent content and shared his knowledge with several audiences during his visit. Pictures can be found at: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.198488620326339.1073741833.155669874608214&type=3
Several Thai government officials and academics responsible for the development of green technology and green architecture in Thailand joined a roadshow to Chicago in August. The group visited with U.S. government agencies, private companies, and education institutes to learn about U.S. green experiences, as well as the advancement of green technologies and trends. Participants on […]
This seminar attracted nearly 100 members of the Thai Packaging Association, representing local producers. Professor Siripong Malasri from the Engineering School at Christian Brothers University in Tennessee presented his overview of Distribution Packaging, while Kasetsart University Professors Ngamtip and Tunyarut discussed U.S. legislation in food packaging, and design of packaging for food products. Unpack their […]
On April 24 the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, the American Chamber of Commerce in Thailand, the Thai Department of Intellectual Property, and the U.S. Agency for International Development co-hosted a bilingual Forum with many other contributing partners on Intellectual Property, Creativity, Innovation and Collaboration, celebrating this year’s World IP Day April 26. Following […]
Posted on April 20, 2013 From 2013 Hubert H. Humphrey Fulbright Scholar Araya Santisan, we received a submission about her experiences in the U.S., studying at MIT and finding other ways to connect. Click here or on the image to download the document.