On 19 October 2015, Prof. Dr. Siriwan Sripahol, STOU Vice-President for Academic Affairs presided over the opening ceremony of the 35 Inter-University Conference hosted by STOU and ASAIHL Thailand. The theme of the conference was “Education Access and Excellence”. The participants around the country registered for the conference. Attendees included educational professional from both government and private universities. The objective of the conference was to select a country report and a research paper, which will be presented at ASAIHL Conference to be held at Build Bright University, Siem Reap, Cambodia on December 2 - 4, 2015.
The first keynote speaker was Assoc. Prof. Yuen Poovarawan, Special Advisor of Office of Computer Services, Kasetsart University, who gave a presentation on “Effective Teaching and Learning in the 21st Century”. Following this was another keynote speech on “Educational Access and Excellence”, delivered by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chailerd Pichitpornchai, President of ASAIHL Thailand and STOU President. Besides the paper presentation, the participants visited the Educational Broadcasting Production Center and the Library where they exchanged information and experiences with STOU staff.