On Wednesday 22ndAugust 2018, Vatel’s partner in Thailand, Silpakorn University International College held a Press Conference at SO Sofitel Bangkok to announce that Silpakorn University will award an Honorary Doctorate in International Business to the current President of France, Mr. Emmanuel Macron. President Macron is widely recognized for his outstanding achievements in the field of international business, whilst also placing the promotion of international business at the center of national agenda.
The Press Conference announcement was made by:
H.E. Gilles Garachon, French Ambassador to Thailand
Mr. Pradech Phayakvichien, Chairman, Silpakorn University Council
Asst. Prof. Dr. Wanchai Sutananta, President, Silpakorn University
Asst. Prof. Dr. Sompid Kattiyapikul, Dean SUIC and Vatel Thailand.
For over 30 years, the French Government has continuously supported educational affairs at Silpakorn University in a variety of study disciplines including Science, Sociology, Language and Literature, Archaeology and Arts. Many educational collaborative agreements have been arranged between Silpakorn University and French academic institutions, including with Vatel International Business School since 2003.