MSIE 4.0 consortium has had the honor to welcome Hon. Abhisit Vejjajiva, a former Thai prime minister, to our Learning Future Factory Laboratory. His honorable paid a visit to the laboratory before giving his keynote presentation at the International Conference on Active Learning in Engineering Education (PAEE/ALE’ 2020). On this occasion, Dr. Pisut Koomsap, the MSIE 4.0 coordinator, introduced the project and gave a tour of the laboratory.
Since June 2019, ten courses from our MSIE 4.0 curriculum have been pilot tested by our nine partner universities. There were a total of twelve pilot tests. Sustainable Supply Chain Management was offered two times by CUT. Communication and People Skills Development for Engineering leaders was also offered two times but by two partner universities. Two courses were taught by a team of instructors. Several courses were offered with teaching methods required high student engagement. All courses applied project, problem, or both.
Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn presided over the opening ceremony of the Exhibition of Science and Modern Technology to celebrate the 60th year of KMUTNB. For this occasion, Prof. Athakorn Kengpol and Dr. Pisut Koomsap had the honor to present to Her Royal Highness our MSIE 4.0 project on behalf of our community.