On 8 November 2017, the GTDEE team of GTDEE Project Director Mr. Markus Hoffmann, Senior Project Manager Dr. Kamonsak Suradom, Project Manager Mr. Panuwat Jaitham, Senior Consultant Mr. Katiphot Kanoknorrasade, Project Assistant Ms. Apinya Amporn and GTDEE intern Mr. Ansgar Schaefer participated in a Round Table meeting organized by the German Embassy Bangkok to discuss “Quality Development in Vocational Education” and “How to reach a better quality in vocational education”.

The discussion was led by H.E. Peter Pruegel, the Ambassador of Federal Republic of Germany, at the Ambassador’s Residence. Also, Mr. Jan Lars Christian Scheer, Minister Counsellor of the Federal Replublic of Germany, and Mr. Karl-Heinrich Helmut Ewald Herbert Adam, Third Secretary (Economic and Commercial) of the Federal Replublic of Germany, attended the meeting. Furthermore, Associated Professor Dr. Khun Ying Sumona Promboon, President of the Chitralada School, and the management team of the Chitralada Vocational School and the Chitralada Technology College participated in the meeting.

Besides, more than 30 participants joined the meeting including the representatives from DIHK, GIZ, Mercedes-Benz (Thailand) Co., Ltd., BMW Group (Thailand) Co., Ltd., Robert Bosch Automotive Technologies (Thailand) Co., Ltd., KMUTNB, Eastern Technological College (E.Tech), Don Bosco Technological College, Institute of Vocational Education Bangkok and the Office for National Education Standards and Quality Assessment (Public Organization).