On 20 April 2023, Mae Fah Luang University’s delegates led by Assoc. Prof. Dr.Saroat Rawdkuen, Dean of the School of Agro-Industry and Dr.Pattaramon Vuttipittayamongkol, Deputy Dean of the School of Information Technology had an online meeting with delegates from Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB) including Dr.Namasivayam Navaranjan, Dean of the School of Applied Science and Mathematics; Dr.Haji Sharul Tazrajiman bin Haji Tajuddin, Dean of the School of Computing and Informatics; and Dr.Ravi Kumar, Deputy Dean of the School of Computing and informatics.
Mae Fah Luang University and Universiti Teknologi Brunei have good relations as the member universities of AIMS and UMAP programmes. Therefore, the meeting aimed to discuss possible academic cooperation between Mae Fah Luang University and Universiti Teknologi Brunei. During the discussion, two universities are planning to initiate an exchange of Food Science students, the visiting scholar programme in Human Nutrition, and research collaboration. Furthermore, MFU has invited UTB to join the 2023 international and National Conference on Information Technology (inCIT and NCIT 2023) which will be held on 16 – 17 November 2023 at Mae Fah Luang University. UTB also promoted the Asean Cyber Shield (Msc.) Cyber Security Scholarship to MFU students.
Altogether, the meeting is a good starting point for constructive cooperation in agro-industry and information technology between the two universities.