TCI Event – Mobile Roaming Price

16 June 2011 – Isriya Paireepairit, SIU IT Consultant, joined Telecommunications Consumer Institute (TCI) seminar on “Mobile Roaming Price” as a panel moderator.

The event panelists are:

  • Prawit Leesatapornwongsa – TCI Director
  • Supot Tiarawut – TRIDI Director
  • Supadej Sutthiphongkanasai – Beartai Hitech TV Program
  • Vichai Benjarongkul – Telecommunication Association Of Thailand

The information can be found at TCI web site.

News reports of the event:

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

More info (in Thai):

Media Coverage

Newspaper

TV & News Agency

SMS Spam Workshop at NBTC Office

9 March 2011 – SIU in conjunction with Telecommunications Consumer Institute (TCI) organized a telecom workshop on “SMS Spam Protection” at the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC), Phaholyotin Road.

The attendances in this workshop are all five major mobile operators (AIS, DTAC, TRUE, TOT, CAT), digital content providers (e.g. GMM Grammy, INN News and Mono Group) and digital SMS marketing firms. All of participants including TCI and representatives from NBTC discussed the best solution to counter “SMS Spam” and “Value Added Services” problems the mobile consumers are facing now.

Prawit Leestapornwonsa, TCI Director, gave the opening remark. The workshop was  moderated by Kan Yuentong, SIU Director. SIU also presented the outcome of “SMS Spam Legal Framework from Other Countries” research project.

Telecommunications Consumer Institue 3G Seminar

SIU ICT Researcher Isriya Paireepairit joined the panel speakers at Telecommunications Consumer Institute’s 3G Seminar.

28 September 2010 – SIU ICT Researcher Isriya Paireepairit joined the panel speakers at Telecommunications Consumer Institute’s 3G Seminar.

Telecommunications Consumer Institute is National Telecomunication Commission’s branch for consumer rights and protection. The event topic is Thailand’s future after 3G break. Other panelists are Dr. Somkiat Tangkitvanich, Vice President of TDRI and Dr. Pichet Ritthisoonthorn, TOT Engineer.

The coverage of this event is available in Thai on Siam Intelligence Portal.

SIU Join TCI Seminar on Mobile Tariffs

Isriya Paireepairit, SIU’s ICT consultant, participated in The Telecommunications Consumer Institute (TCI) seminar on the price structure of mobile tariffs in Thailand.

4 August 2010 – Isriya Paireepairit, SIU’s ICT consultant, participated in The Telecommunications Consumer Institute (TCI) seminar on the price structure of mobile tariffs in Thailand.

The seminar took place at The Office of National Telecommunications Commission. The panelists include Dr. Somkiat Tangkitvanich from TDRI, Dr. Pracha Koonnathamdee from Thammasat University and the Director of TCI.

The seminar receives some coverage from Thai media e.g. Post Today.