Committee Meetings: August Publish in T- AB Magazine
AMCHAM publishes six issues of Thai- American Magazine each year. T- AB distribution dates and themes for the remainder of 2016 are:
On August 23, the committee met at AMCHAM’S Citi Boardroom to hear Vorapong Sutanont, Thailand’s top expert in corporate investigation and fraud prevention and Partner for Forensics at the Bangkok office of Pricewaterhousecoopers, speak about Economic Crime in Thailand. Pictured are the speaker ( 3rd from right), with committee leaders Bob Fitts ( 2nd from right) and Peggy Creveling ( 2nd from left) and meeting attendees.
On August 25, the Young Professionals Committee and friends gathered at Mode Sathorn Hotel to try a new format establishing connections – speed networking. The evening was an absolute success and feedback was unanimously positive. Moreover, the event raised Baht 11,850 for the American Chamber of Commerce in Thailand Foundation ( ATF)’ s Adopt- a- School program. Pictured are ( from left): the manager of the Social Mode Sathorn Hotel, Laurie Colyer ( committee leader), and Patomporn Trongjit ( AMCHAM).
Corporate Social Responsibility ( CSR)
On August 25, the committee met in AMCHAM’S Citi Boardroom to hear about CSR best practices by Shangri- La from Paphun Chotigasupa, Director of Human Resources and Area Training, Shangri- La Hotel, Bangkok. Pictured are the speaker and committee leader John Dasilva ( center) with meeting attendees.