Vietnamese media and Public Relations Department give an interview on “Development of Sustainable Phuket Smart City for Digital Investment”

Date: 26/05/2017 | Center

On Friday 26 May 2017, Acting Manager of DEPA Southern Region gave an interview to Vietnamese radio station on “Development of Sustainable Phuket Smart City for Digital Investment”. It was an exchange program for Media Practitioners Exchange between the Public Relations Department, Office of the Prime Minister and Voice of Vietnam (VOV).


Mr. Pracha Asawathira, Acting Manager of Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket branch, welcomes a group of personnel from NIDA and MRTA

Date: 24/05/2017 | Center, Region

On Wednesday 24 May 2017, Mr. Pracha Asawathira, Acting Manager of Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket branch, welcomed a group of personnel from National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA) and Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand (MRTA) during a study trip at Phuket Smart City Innovation Park, Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket branch. Visitors also attended a lecture on Phuket Smart City to enhance continuity and sustainability of knowledge management, develop Knowledge Explorer and create innovation networks to achieve MRTA’s objectives.


Mr. Pracha Asawathira, acting manager of Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket branch, attends Smart City for Aging Tourism in Upper North 1 Thailand

Date: 24/05/2017 | Center, Region

Wednesday 24 May 2017, Mr. Pracha Asawathira, acting manager of Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket branch, attended Smart City for Aging Tourism in Upper North 1 Thailand and gave a lecture on Phuket Smart City’s policy approach at Duangjit Resort Hotel & Spa, Patong Beach.


Digital Economy Promotion Agency Chiang Mai and Phuket branch organize Focus Group titled business opportunity and career in 4.0 era for a group of digital entrepreneurs in Phuket

Date: 19/05/2017 | Center, Region

On Friday 19 May 2017, Digital Economy Promotion Agency Chiang Mai and Phuket branch organize Focus Group titled business opportunity and career in 4.0 era for a group of digital entrepreneurs in Phuket at Innovation Park Phuket Smart City.  Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket branch honorably welcomed professional lecturers including Dan Issarayangyuen, co-founder and executive of Glazziq.com and former Product Manager of Amazon Video, Sirames Tee Aphichaiwirote, chairman of Yes I Am Innovation Co., Ltd., and Kittinan Anuphan, chairman of Anywhere 2 go Co., Ltd. and founder of Claim Di.


Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket discusses with IBM Thailand Co., Ltd. on implementation of IBM Corporate Service Corps Project in Phuket

Date: 26/04/2017 | Region

On 24 April 2017, Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket discussed with IBM Thailand Co., Ltd. on implementation of IBM Corporate Service Corps Project in Phuket which represents corporate social and environmental responsibility. IBM will choose 15 talented officers out of more than 3,000 IBM global officers to participate in the project’s field activity at least one month by planning and providing digital consultation for government organizations or non-profit organizations at no cost. This year IBM has chosen Phuket as a target area with an aim to support at least 4 organizations in the province.


Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket welcomes Poonsiri Dharmasaroj, Deputy Governor for Corporate Strategy of Provincial Electricity Authority and executives

Date: 11/04/2017 | Region

Tuesday 11 April 2017 - Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket welcomed Poonsiri Dharmasaroj, Deputy Governor for Corporate Strategy of Provincial Electricity Authority and executives, and also organized Focus Group meeting to discuss working on the Smart Lighting and Solar Rooftop projects together with local organizations in Phuket.


Manager of Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket interviews with NBTC’s documentary production team

Date: 04/04/2017 | Center

On Monday 3 April 2017, Manager of Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket had an interview with NBTC’s documentary production team on internet technology application via mobile phone under Phuket Smart City project.


ACM Prajin Juntong, Dr. Pichet Durongkaveroj, and Dr. Nattapon Nimmanphatcharin attend seminar on Power of Digital Economy for Phuket Smart City

Date: 31/03/2017 | Region

On 31 March 2017, Deputy Prime Minister Air Chief Marshal Prajin Juntong along with Dr. Pichet Durongkaveroj, Minister of Digital Economy and Society (DE), and Dr. Nattapon Nimmanphatcharin, director of Digital Economy Promotion Agency (DEPA), as well as the ministry’s executives attended a seminar on Power of Digital Economy for Phuket Smart City at Novotel Hotel Phuket Phokeethra, Phuket. The seminar was held by Phuket Community College, Prince of Songkla University. The executives paid a visit to DEPA Phuket branch and attended a meeting with STARTUP and Public-Private group to follow up the progress of Phuket Smart City project following the government’s cluster-based special economic zone to drive the country’s Digital Economy.


Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket and Canadian Embassy hold ASEAN Infrastructure Roadshow Mission

Date: 27/03/2017 | Region

Monday 27 March 2017 – Digital Economy Promotion Agency Phuket and the Canadian Embassy held ASEAN Infrastructure Roadshow Mission where 11 Canadian companies having expertise in Smart City management technology provided consultation and discussed with more than 28 local organizations to seek guidelines for Phuket’s Smart City planning and management as well as Smart City management technology such as waste treatment and management, CCTV system, airplane and train manufacturers, environmental management, Smart Off-Grid technology, water supply leakage monitoring system, traffic management system and energy management system.

Digital Economy Promotion Agency (Southern Region)

Address : 479 Phuket Road, Talad Yai, Muang, Phuket 83000
Phone : 0 76 37 9111, 08 1956 0951
E-mail : phuket@depa.or.th
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