Share Chiang Mai’s best designs with the world | ร่วมแชร์งานออกแบบที่ดีที่สุดของชาวเชียงใหม่ให้โลกได้รับรู้

       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 […]

Green Clothing : U.S. Fashion Trends | การออกแบบเสื้อผ้าเพื่อความยั่งยืนแนวโน้มแฟชั่นในสหรัฐฯ

       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 […]

Hit the runway!!

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.

Creative Content

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:

On the Road to Chicago for Greener Thai Buildings

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 […]

The complete package |

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 […]

Past and present for World IP Day in Thailand | อดีตและปัจจุบัน ของวันสิทธิบัตรโลกในประเทศไทย

  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 […]