“Belt and Road & Greater Mekong Subregion Cooperation Lancang Jiang-Mekong River: Rising Smart  Corridor”

DATE: 1 September 2017 
HOST AND VENUE: The Empress Hotel, Chiang Mai, Thailand

In a global political climate prevailed by growing protectionism and insularity, China's "OBOR" (One Belt One Road) initiative plays a mitigating role to ensure continuing international cooperation and regional development. Adopting the approach of "mutual benefit" and "commonly destined communities," China seeks to stimulate the developing economies of riparian countries, in particular, the Greater Mekong sub-regional countries. Hence, this conference seeks to generate academic and practical insights that proffer recommendations to this endearing project. In particular, this conference seeks to attract conceptual and research-based papers organized according to the following sub-themes:
     1.      Economics, Trade Cooperation, Logistics and Transportation
     2.      Information Technology and Smart City
     3.      Tourism, Culture and Heritage
Parallel Event, There are  Business Matching between Chinese Investors and Local Entrepreneurs, Smart City Exhibition, Book Launching  

Jointly Organized by
     • The Consulate-General of the People’s Republic of China in Chiang Mai
     • Chiang Mai University
     • Mae Fah Luang University

     • No registration fee (Limited seats, Lunch and coffee break provided) 

Advance registration
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The Greater Mekong Subregion Studies Center (GMSS Center) Chiang Mai University
Telephone +66 5394 2986