SIU at NBTC Public Forums

Isriya Paireepairit, SIU Research Director, joined two public forums organized by The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission.

Isriya Paireepairit, SIU Research Director, joined two public forums organized by The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission.

He was a panel for NBTC Public Forum #6 “The End of 2G Concessions: What About Consumer?” on 31 August 2012. The second event is NBTC Public Forum #7 “Satellite TV Set-top Box” on 5 September 2012.

Event summaries are available (in Thai) at NBTC web site:

Political Economy Class for NBTC

SIU staffs were invited for teaching Political Economy classes by The Office of The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC)

SIU staffs, Kan Yuenyong and Chaiyaporn Sianpanit were invited by The Office of The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC), the regulator on broadcasting/telecommunications in Thailand, to teach NBTC staffs about political economy of media industry in Thailand.

The classes were taught during January-February 2010. There were total 120 NBTC staffs attended.

Seminar: Cable TV & Satellite TV Regulation in NBTC Era

SIU and Telecommunicatons Consumer Protection (TCI) Institute co-organized a public seminar “Cable TV & Satellite TV Regulation in NBTC Era”

3 May 2011 – SIU and Telecommunicatons Consumer Protection (TCI) Institute co-organized a public seminar “Cable TV & Satellite TV Regulation in NBTC Era” at The Office of The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission with 120 attendees.

The event was opened by Associate Professor Pana Thongmeearkom, the NTC commissioner (as acting NBTC commissioner) and participated by:

  • Torpong Selanon – Board Member, TCI
  • Vichit Aearevorakul – Vice President, Thailand Cable TV Association
  • Wasan Paileeklee – Former MCOT General Manager, now Thai PBS Deputy Director and NBTC candidate
  • Dr. Pirongrong Ramasoota – Faculty of Communication Arts, Chulalongkorn University
  • Adisak Limparungpatanakij – Director, Nation Broadcasting Corporation (NBC)
  • Teerat Ratanasevi – Lifestyle Manager, Voice TV
  • Dew Waratangtagoon – Managing Director, GMM Broadcasting

Event Photos

Pana Thongmeearkom, the NTC commissioner
Pana Thongmeearkom, the NTC commissioner
Torpong Selanon – Board Member, TCI
Torpong Selanon – Board Member, TCI
Vichit Aearevorakul – Vice President, Thailand Cable TV Association
Vichit Aearevorakul – Vice President, Thailand Cable TV Association
Wasan Paileeklee – Former MCOT General Manager
Wasan Paileeklee – Former MCOT General Manager
Audiences
Audiences
Panel Discussion
Panel: Teerat Ratanasevi, Dew Waratangtagoon, Pirongrong Ramasoota, Adisak Limparungpatanakij
Panel Discussion
Panel Discussion

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