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CHONGCHITH CHANTHARANONH

posted Aug 14, 2014, 12:31 AM by Advancement Alumni Affairs Office   [ updated Aug 15, 2014, 3:49 AM ]










Full Name
: CHONGCHITH CHANTHARANONH

Present position/ title:

-          Commissioner ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC), ASEAN.

-          Commissioner, National Commission for Mothers and Children, Lao PDR.

-          Secretary General, National Commission for Mothers and Children, the Government Office. Lao PDR

How AIT degree helped you in achieving your career potential/goals

-          International and regional career, development.

-          National contribution and alignment to regional and international development dimension.

-          Policy and strategy development and priorities setting.

-          Develop tools, mechanism, rule and regulation to work with multi-nationalities and professional careers.

-          Communication skills and techniques apply to multi-national and multi-background.

-          Multi layers of development and challenges to balance with natural resources protection.

-          Learning, applying and improving knowledge through time and changes.

-          Set up priority based on opportunity and changes.

 

Potential/goals

-          Being happy and enjoy professional developing career with challenge of human capital, time and changes.

Education/qualifications:

-          Master on Social Science, ATT, Thailand.

-          Economic Management Certificate, USA

-          BA on Civil Engineer, Lao PDR

Career/Accomplishment record after graduation from AIT:

-           Director, Division of International Financial Institutions, Department of International Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

-          Programme Officer, International Cooperation and Communication Section, the Mekong River Commission Secretariat.

-          Acting Director General, Department of Water Resource, Water Resources and Environment Administration, Prime Minister’s Office.

-          Acting Director General, Lao National Mekong River Commission, Ministry of National Resources and Environment.

-          Acting Secretary General, National Commission for Mothers and Children, Lao PDR.

-          Commissioner of National Commission for Mothers and Children, Lao PDR

-          Commissioner of ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC), ASEAN.

Dr. Phouang Parisak PRAVONGVIENGKHAM

posted Aug 13, 2014, 8:13 PM by Advancement Alumni Affairs Office   [ updated Aug 14, 2014, 10:01 PM ]

Present position/ title:
 
Vice Minister, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry

Education:

1976-1982 BSc and M.Sc. Agronomy, University of Godollo, Hungary

1995-1998 Doctorate in Technical Science, School of Environment Resources and Development (SERD), Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand

Career Record: 

1982-1989 Deputy Director, National Animal Feed Research Centre, and Head of the Technical Advisory Board of the Livestock and Fisheries Department, Vientiane, Lao PDR

1989-1996 Deputy Director General, Livestock and Fisheries Department, and Advisor on Agriculture Policies to the Minister for Agriculture and Forestry, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Vientiane, Lao PDR

1996-2004 Deputy Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Vientiane, Lao PDR

2004-2007 Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture and 

June 2007– Nov 2011 November 2011 to date Forestry, Vientiane, Lao PDR Director General, Department of Planning, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Vientiane, Lao PDR

Vice Minister, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Vientiane, Lao PDR

THANONGSINH KANLAGNA

posted Aug 12, 2014, 11:54 PM by Advancement Alumni Affairs Office   [ updated Aug 14, 2014, 10:00 PM ]

Present position/ title:  CEO Datacom  

Education  :  University: Azerbaijan National Polytechnic Institute, Baku, USSR (1982-1987, Computing Machines, Master of Eng., with Scholarship from the Lao government ) ;

Institute:: Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand (1990-1991, Computer Science, Master of Engineering, with scholarship from Sweden)

Membership in Professional Associations

President, Lao ICT Commerce Association,
Board Member of Lao National Chamber of Commerce,
Member of ASOCIO (Asian-Oceania computer Industry Organisation,
Vice President, Young Entrepreneur Association of Laos

Other Trainings 

- Microsoft Certification  for Windows 2003 Server administration, ISONET, Bangkok,

- IT Education, SEAMEO , Singapore;

- Internet World forum, Hawaii, USA (1995),

Countries of Work ExperienceLaos

Languages  : English: good in speaking, reading and writing; French: Good in speaking, good in reading and Fair in writing; Lao: Good in speaking, reading and writing; Russian : average in speaking, reading

Employment Record 

a) From  1997 To  Present

Employer:  Datacom (Owner)

Positions held:  CEO as well as Project Team Leader

Leading the successful implementation of all major projects in ICT undertaken  the company.

EDL HQ LAN networking 2001

National Polytechnic Institute Project, World Bank , 1999

Done Chanh Palace 2004

Indian Government supported ICT Training Center, STEA, 2004

National Statistic Center , 2005

Bank of Lao PDR, 2005

National Data Center , STEA 2006

BCEL Bank ADB Project, 2006

Project undertaking in 2007 

MCTPC, Department of Road,  2007,

Ministry of Finance, Data Center; Database and Server System 2009

Virtualisation at LDB Bank, APB Bank, Phubia Mining   2011, 2012, 2013

 

b)

From   1987 To   

Employer:  National Polytechnic Institute (presently Faculty of Engineering, NUOL, Sok Paluang

Positions held : Lecturer  in Computer Science, Deputy Head of Computer Division

Create and deploy curricullum for computer courses for the Enginerring students at institute. Design lab course. Teach, make test and examination and provide grade for  the student for the course of Computing/Programming.

  

c)

From    1987 To   

Employer:  ADB, World bank, JICA

Positions held : Local consultant/Team Leader

c1. Ministry of education , World Bank (1988-89), Educational MIS

c2. Forein Investment Management committee, World Bank (1997)  (Nature of work: Website development and MIS)

c3. Develop and Website based on World Bank template for the FIMC

c4. Aid coordination Informatin management System II, Organisation for International Cooperation, ADB  (2000-2001) (MIS and System Analyst and Coordinator) .

By using the prototype of a former project, develop and expand the Aid monitoring information management system. Coordinate  the various government ministries and department involved, organise training how to collect data and use of forms develop to summarise data from Loan and grant.

 

c5. Financial Capacity Strenthening, MOF, ADB. Develop a MIS within the Ministry of finance.  

c6. Local ADB Consultant for various project in Lao government ministries: IT , MIS, Training of Trainers , etc. 

c7. Research and Survey of Local IT Service Market, JICA (2009- completed in March 2010), Team Leader

-Task involved and project summary: The project is to make the survey and report on the Lao ICT Market. Covering the IT Vendors from the Private sectors (100 vendors), the academia that has IT related curriculum and students, the public sector related organisation and quasi-government enterprises. As lead organise the executive committee consisting of the 3 main types of players (as mention earlier). Organise 3 meeting session to discuss issues, challenge and plan for the future based on feedback from the various steps of the study. Design and implement research methodology and explain the various scenario from the data output. 

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