On 18 May, 2023, the International Institute for Trade and Development (Public Organization), in collaboration with the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), organized the seminar on Opening green windows: Technological opportunities for a low-carbon world in Asia and the Pacific.
On this occasion, Ms. Shamika N. Sirimanne, Director of the Division on Technology and Logistics, UNCTAD, Mr. Sangmin Nam, Director of the Environment and Development Division, ESCAP, and Mr. Suphakit Chareonkul, Deputy Executive Director, Acting Executive Director of ITD, have delivered opening remarks.
This seminar was divided into two sessions. The first session was UNCTAD Technology and Innovation Report 2023, presented by Mr. Clovis Freire Junior, Team Leader of the Technology and Innovation Report 2023, UNCTAD.
In the second session, panel discussions were discussed by Dr.Theerawat Limpibunterng, President, Siam Denso Manufacturing Co., Ltd., Dr. Surachai Sathitkunarat, Executive Director, APEC Center for Technology Foresight, Mr. Laurent Lourdais, First Counsellor, EU Delegation to Thailand, and Dr. Darmp Sukontasap, Board of Directors, ITD, as moderator.