MUEANG, KRABI, 14 March 2023 – Asst. Prof. Dr. Amonsak Sawusdee, Director of the Center for Academic Services, participated in the meeting titled “Strategic Planning of Tourism as a Catalyst for Regional Development: Toward Sustainability and International Recognition” at Krabi Resort Hotel. The Center for Academic Services, or CAS, is appointed by the Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Research, and Innovation to be involved with government organizations in Krabi province in mobilizing provincial strategic development plans.
During the event, Walailak University, through Asst. Prof. Dr. Laksanara Khwanchum and Asst. Prof. Waluka Amaek and the representatives from Prince of Songkla University and Phuket Rajabhat University, delivered a presentation on the topic “Smart Tourism: Technological Innovations Emerging in the Tourism Industry”.
The meeting concluded with a discussion of the roadmap of “Strategic Planning of Tourism as a Catalyst for Regional Development: Towards Sustainability and International Recognition,” which will be implemented through cooperation between the Krabi Provincial Industry Office, the Krabi Provincial Energy Office, the Tourism and Sports Office of Krabi, the Ko Lanta Tourism Association, the Sustainable Krabi Foundation, the Krabi Provincial Education Council, Walailak Science Park, and educational institutes.