Department of Development and Sustainability (DDS) is organizing the “Sustainable Hackathon 2020” from Friday 20 November 2020 at 18:00 to Saturday 21 November 2020 at 18:00 (GMT+0700 Bangkok Thailand). This event is the 2nd series of the Hackathon organized by DDS. The theme of this time is

SOLVING THE UNSOLVED!

Background

The outbreak of the COVID-19 warns us about the consequences of irresponsible development and overexploitation of the natural resources. These unsolved problems need to be solved through knowledge, skills, innovation, and technologies. The Sustainability Hackathon 2020 is the 2nd Hackathon organized by the Department of Development and Sustainability, AIT. This year of the COVID-19 outbreak, we aim to achieve sustainability solutions to address the problems of Sustainability Living in the Face of Coronavirus from any aspect of development. The proposed solution (s) needs to relate to at least three SDGs.

The Hackathon Jury

We are pleased to invite you to join us for Sustainability Hackathon. Registration link: http://bit.ly/34qxkra
Visit us for more information: sustainability-hackathon-2020

Professor Dieter Trau
Dean of SET and Director of EC

Professor

Dean of AIT School of Engineering and Technology

http://set.ait.ac.th

Director of AIT Entrepreneurship Center

http://ec.ait.ac.th


Short Bio

Before coming to AIT, Prof. Trau was an Associate Professor with tenure and Associate Head Research in the Biomedical Engineering Department of the National University of Singapore (NUS). He earned his engineering degree in Chemical and Bioengineering from the FH Aachen University of Applied Sciences, Germany, in 1994 and a PhD degree in Chemistry from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 2001. Prof. Trau is an accomplished researcher in the field of Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering and is also an entrepreneur who is the holder of numerous patents and founder of several companies.

 

Ms.Ladaporn Khunikakorn
REGIONAL DIRECTOR OF SOUTH POLE

Ms.Ladaporn Khunikakorn (or representative),

Regional Director of South Pole, Bangkok

Professor Kyoko Kusakabe
Gender, Migration and Work

Professor, Department Head
Department of Development and Sustainability

Program: Gender and Development Studies

Email: kyokok@ait.ac.th

Contact: (+66) 2-254-6131

Room Number: W251, SERD Building


Area of Expertise
Gender, Migration and Work

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Professor Nophea Sasaki
Forest and Carbon Management

Professor

Program: Natural Resources Management

Email: nopheas@ait.ac.th

Contact: (+66) 2-254-5778

Room Number: E119, SERD Building


Area of Expertise
Forest and Carbon Management

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Assoc.Prof. Vilas Nitivattananon
Urban Infrastructure / Systems

Associate Professor
Chair, UEM and USPD

Program: Urban Environmental Management, Urban Sustainability Planning and Design

Email: vilasn@ait.ac.th

Contact: (+66) 2-254-5601

Room Number: E103, SERD Building


Area of Expertise
Urban Infrastructure / Systems

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