by Ruben L. Abucayon
The College of Education (CEd) co-organized the 7th International Conference on Educational Research on September 13-14, 2014 with the theme: Challenging Education for Future Change. The Faculty of Education, Khon Kaen University, Thailand hosted the conference.
The other co-organizing institutions were the Hong Kong Institute of Education of China, Thailand Education Deans Council, State University of Surabaya of Indonesia, and the Consortium of Sixteen Education Deans of Thailand (Group 16).
The conference gathered almost a thousand of delegates including APEC Specialists from Italy, Japan, USA, South Africa, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Cambodia, Indonesia, China, Thailand, and Philippines. Chancellor Sukarno Tanggol led MSU-IIT delegation which included eight faculty members, two students, and one staff from the Human Resource Management Division.
Dr. Sukarno D. Tanggol delivered the keynote address during the conference while the rest of the team presented their collaborative research outputs.
After the conference, the Faculty of Education of Khon Kaen University and MSU-IIT delegates had a collaborative meeting to further strengthen their partnership in the promotion of a research culture between the two universities as part of both their internationalization programs.