Thirty-one companies participated in the AIT Career Fair organized at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) on 29 March 2017, with 10 of the 31 companies attending the bi-annual event for the first time. A Research Exhibition showcasing the research work of students was organized by the AIT Students’ Union in conjunction with the event.
Welcoming the participants, AIT’s Vice President for Academic Affairs, Prof. Sivanappan Kumar encouraged the participants to engage with both students and faculty members at AIT. He also asked students to discuss career opportunities with the participants to benefit from the event.
Ms. Joan Carla C. Gonzales of AIT’s Career Center informed the audience that four companies were also conducting campus interviews to recruit AIT students. They included Micromatics Co. Ltd. , Bombardier Transportation Signal (Thailand) Ltd., Cal-Comp Electronics (Thailand) PCL, and Control Data (Thailand) Ltd.
Companies and organizations that participated in the event included Asian Engineering Consultants Corp. Ltd. Bangkok Produce Merchandising PCL (CP Foods Group), BBV Systems Co. Ltd., Black and Veatch Thailand Ltd., Bombardier Transportation Signal (Thailand) Co. Ltd., Boon Rawd Brewery Co. Ltd., Bouygues-Thai Ltd., Cal-Comp Electronics Thailand PCL, Chip Mong Insee Cement Corporation, Control Data (Thailand) Ltd., Dairy Plus Co. Ltd. (Dutch Mill Group), Eight-Japan Engineering Consultants Inc. (EJEC), Elabram Systems Co. Ltd., Fabrinet Co. Ltd., Italthai Engineering Co. Ltd., John Bean Technologies (Thailand) Limited, Meinhardt Thailand Co. Ltd., Micromatics Co. Ltd., Panya Consultants Co. Ltd., Prospect International Ltd., Pylon PCL, Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System for Africa and Asia (RIMES), Scoop People Asia Co. Ltd., Siam Compressor Industry Co., Ltd., Siamese Asset Co. Ltd., Supalai PCL, Team Consulting and Engineering Co. Ltd., The Bangchak Petroleum PCL, The i Mastermind Group Recruitment (Thailand) Co., Ltd., Think Blue Data Co. Ltd., and Volunteer Service Overseas (VSO) International.
Event sponsors included Elsevier Publisher, Emerald Publisher, Springer Nature Publisher, Book Promotion & Service Co. Ltd. (through AIT Library), Do My Best Printing, Black and Veatch, and AIS. The Career Center website sponsors included Chip Mong Insee Cement Corporation (Cambodia), Micromatics Co. Ltd., John Bean Technologies (Thailand) Ltd., and Scoop People Asia Co. Ltd.
A Photo Album from the event is available at these links