College of Agriculture launches Unified Program in Agriculture Business Management with AIT

College of Agriculture, Baramati (Maharashtra, India) has launched an International Unified Bachelor-Master Program in Agriculture Business Management (MABM) along with the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT). The inaugural ceremony was presided over by Sharad Pawar, former Minister of Agriculture, India; and Member of Parliament, on 13 June 2016, which was attended by nearly 1200 participants…

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Prof. Kim attended TORUS Project 2nd Workshop in Ferrara, Italy from 5 – 11 June 2016

Prof. Nguyen Thi Kim Oanh participated in the second Toward an Open Resources using Service (TORUS) project workshop on “Distributed Computing Architectures and Environmental Science Applications” which was held at the University of Ferrara (Unife), Italy during 5 – 11 June 2016. The workshop was coordinated by the Unife, Italy, and was participated by all…

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AIT team wins third position in ‘Go Green in the City’ contest

A team of two AIT students have won the third place in the “Go Green in the City” competition organized by Schneider Electric. Termed as a global student competition for sustainable energy solutions, the competition, which was held on 19 May 2016 at Schneider’s Bangphoo Industrial Estate, saw AIT’s team comprising of Pokchat Wetchapinant and…

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AIT hosted inter-university workshop “Climate compatible development of Asian and Pacific Cities”, on June 6 -7 2016

AIT hosted inter-university workshop titled “Climate compatible development of Asian and Pacific Cities”, on June 6 -7, in collaborations with ProSPER.Net consortium partner institutions: RMIT-Australia, TERI University-India, Gaja Madha University-Indonesia, Chulalongkorn University- Thailand, and Prince of Songkla University -HatYai Thailand. The objectives of the workshop was (1) to take stock of climate compatible development in…

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Peer evidence to action workshop “Assessment of impacts of the emission reduction measures of short-lived climate forcing pollutants (SLCPs) on air quality and climate in Southeast Asia” in AITCC, 23-25 May 2016

AIT coordinated a research project of “Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research” for Southeast Asia (PEER-SEA) research network “Assessment of impacts of the emission reduction measures of short-lived climate forcing pollutants (SLCPs) on air quality and climate in Southeast Asia (www.peer.ait.asia)”, 2012-2015. The project was funded by United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and…

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AIT unveils four innovative environment friendly sanitation products that “Reinvent the Toilet”

A sanitation truck that cleans the sludge, a cyclone toilet that uses gravity for cleaning, a pit that treats sludge before discharging it to the environment, and a solar toilet were four innovative products unveiled by the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) at Bangkok on 26 May 2016. These four technology products are the result…

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