Ministry of Digital Economy & Society, Thailand
The Ministry of Digital Economy and Society (MDES) is a government agency in Thailand responsible for promoting and developing the country’s digital economy, society, and security. It was established in 2016 as part of the Thai government’s efforts to support the growth of the digital economy and the adoption of digital technology across all sectors. The MDES is responsible for developing policies and strategies related to the digital economy, as well as promoting the adoption of digital technology among businesses, individuals, and government agencies. The ministry is also responsible for overseeing the implementation of laws related to digital technology, such as those related to cybersecurity and data privacy.
Ministry of Higher Education, Science,
Research and Innovation
“The Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Research and Innovation is a government agency responsible for overseeing and promoting higher education, scientific research, and innovation in Thailand. The Ministry was established in 2019 as part of the government’s efforts to drive the country’s development towards a knowledge-based economy.
The main functions of the Ministry include formulating policies, strategies, and plans for higher education, science, research, and innovation, as well as promoting cooperation and collaboration with other countries and international organizations in these fields. It is also responsible for managing and allocating funding for research and development projects, as well as regulating the quality and standards of higher education institutions in Thailand.
In addition, the Ministry is responsible for promoting science and technology education and increasing public awareness of the importance of science and innovation in driving economic growth and development. Its goal is to create a workforce that is well-equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to thrive in a rapidly changing global economy.”
Digital Economy Promotion Agency (DEPA), Thailand
“The Digital Economy Promotion Agency (DEPA) is a government agency in Thailand that was established in 2016 under the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society. Its mission is to promote the development and adoption of digital technologies to enhance the country’s economic growth and competitiveness.
The agency’s main functions include the promotion of digital literacy, the development of digital infrastructure, the provision of funding and support for digital startups and SMEs, and the facilitation of collaboration between the public and private sectors in the development of digital technology.
DEPA is also responsible for developing policies and strategies to support the growth of the digital economy, as well as conducting research and analysis to identify trends and opportunities in the sector. Its ultimate goal is to establish Thailand as a hub for digital innovation in Southeast Asia and to drive the country’s economic growth and development in the digital age.”
National Innovation Agency (NIA), Thailand
“The National Innovation Agency (NIA) is a government agency responsible for promoting and supporting innovation in Thailand. The agency was established in 2003 and operates under the Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Research, and Innovation.
The NIA’s main goal is to support the development of a knowledge-based economy in Thailand by fostering innovation and technology. To achieve this, the agency provides various services, including funding for research and development, technology transfer, intellectual property management, and business incubation.
The NIA also works closely with industry partners, research institutions, and universities to promote collaboration and knowledge-sharing. Through its initiatives, the NIA aims to create a vibrant innovation ecosystem that will drive economic growth and social development in Thailand.”
TechTalkThai.com was established on March 1st, 2014. A primary objective is to collect specifically enterprise IT news around the world to our website. Since Thai IT news is quite hard to find and needs some technical skills to get understanding, TechTalkThai gathers the up-to-date news from several sources and summarizes them to non-technical or semi-technical Thai language which is easy to read and understand. In addition, TechTalkThai editor team publishes Thai articles about today’s technologies and solutions focused for Thailand, hoping that people in enterprise IT could easily access to the latest enterprise IT news and enjoy reading.
The National Digital Economy and Society Commission
The National Digital Economy and Society Commission (NDESC) is a Thai government agency that is responsible for developing and coordinating policies related to the digital economy and society. It was established in 2015 as part of the Thai government’s efforts to promote the use of digital technology to drive economic growth and enhance the quality of life for Thai people. The NDESC works with various government agencies, private sector organizations, and civil society groups to promote the development of digital infrastructure, digital skills, and digital entrepreneurship in Thailand. Its main goals are to promote digital innovation, increase digital literacy, and ensure that all Thai people have access to the benefits of the digital economy.
Technology Promotion Association (Thailand-Japan)
Technology Promotion Association (Thailand-Japan), or TPA, is a non-profit organization that was established in 1971 to promote technology transfer and industrial cooperation between Thailand and Japan. TPA serves as a platform for companies, researchers, and government agencies in both countries to exchange knowledge and expertise, and to collaborate on research and development projects. The organization offers a range of services, including technology matchmaking, technical training, and market research, to help facilitate technology transfer and business partnerships between Thailand and Japan. TPA also organizes seminars, workshops, and networking events to promote the exchange of ideas and best practices in technology and innovation.
Cyber Technology Innovation Association
“The Cyber Technology Innovation Association is an organization that focuses on promoting and developing cyber technology innovation, particularly in the areas of cybersecurity and efficient use of technology.
The association aims to promote collaboration between the private sector and government in the development of cyber technology innovation, as well as to support learning and skills development in cybersecurity for students and the general public.
In addition, the association also focuses on promoting and developing innovations related to the use of cyber technology in industries and businesses, with the goal of strengthening and improving the cyber systems of organizations and communities. Therefore, the Cyber Technology Innovation Association is an important organization in promoting and developing cyber technology innovation in Thailand and worldwide.”
Thai Digital Technology User Group Association
Thai Digital Technology User Group Association is a non-profit organization in Thailand that was established to represent the interests of digital technology users and to express their opinions on policies and regulations related to digital technology in Thailand. The association aims to promote active and excellent participation in digital technology across all sectors and provide quality services to digital technology users. Additionally, the association strives to create an environment that promotes good health and well-being for digital technology users by promoting digital literacy, skills development, and necessary abilities for the use of digital technology in the present and future in Thailand.
Taiwan Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers’ Association
The association represents the complete spectrum of manufacturers producing electrical and electronic products in Taiwan. With 3,006 memberships, we classify our member products into 16 categories including computers and peripherals, communications, semiconductors, optoelectronics, household electric appliances, heavy electric machinery, refrigeration & air-conditioning equipment, illumination devices, test and measuring instrument, electric wires and cables, electric devices and apparatus, electronic components, batteries, automotive electronics, and etc.
Hong Kong Ecommerce Business Association
Hong Kong E-Commerce Business Association (HKEBA) is a non-profit organization aiming to build a world-class e-commerce industry in Hong Kong. We educate and promote the latest digital transformative technologies, online and offline omni-channel commerce services, and software technologies to Information Technology sector and corporations.
Startup Founders Association
Startup Founders Association is a startup base where like-minded startup founders gather and grow together. We believe our experiences can add up to something bigger and better. We offer business partnership matching, tech sharing, and every essential that help you step closer and closer to your dreams. We endeavor to provide a platform for all startups to nurture their idea. We share, we learn and we grow together towards success.
Hong Kong Software Industry Association
Hong Kong Software Industry Association (HKSiA), formerly known as “Hong Kong and Mainland Software Industry Cooperation Association”, is registered as a non-profit making organization in Hong Kong. HKSiA was established by a group of experienced IT professionals and entrepreneurs in Hong Kong, who believe that Hong Kong software companies could further expand their business and contribute more in the Mainland China market.
Asia Pacific Assistive Robotics Association (APARA)
APARA (Asia Pacific Assistive Robotics Association) is a young association founded on the motivation to help users leverage digital technology to augment human capability and potential. In particular, our team study aspects of the Ethical and Responsible use of AI and Robotics applications. Our membership comprise both users and suppliers of technology in the industry. We collaborate with counterpart industry associations with a common cause as well as research institutes and universities on practical research projects.
APARA is a network of organizations and professionals in Singapore and the region who are passionate about technology augmenting the workforce vis-à-vis workforce displacement. We comprise academicians, government agencies, industry players and end-users. We aim to reach out to the larger community to:
- Enhance the Use of Robotics to Augment Human Capability and Potential
- Stay Connected with a Network of Technology Enablers
- Assist Adopters to Enjoy the Experience of the Transformation Journey
China Council for the Promotion of International Trade Electronics & Information Industry Sub-council (CCPIT-ECC)
China Council for the Promotion of International Trade Electronics & Information Industry Sub-council (CCPIT-ECC) is a public institution of Director-General level directly subordinate to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of China.As a provider of international cooperation and industrial trade promotion services in the industry and ICT sectors, CCPITECC is dedicated to advance the internationalization of China’s industry and ICT sectors and boost the global competitiveness of Chinese enterprises.
CCPITECC organizes international exhibitions, conferences and fora , and establishes a comprehensive trade service platform for Chinese enterprises. CIETC actively cultivates international exhibitions and conferences with self-owned brands and explore ways of transformation and upgrading in this regard.
Software Park Thailand
On May 21, 1977, The Thai Government established Software Park Thailand as the nation’s strategic industry aiming to support World Trade Liberalization in information technology, provide entrepreneurs in the Thai software industry with a friendly ecosystem for ease of doing business, and promote human resource development activities in software and multimedia.
Software Park Thailand activities include promoting technology transfer through high-end training course for IT professionals, upgrading quality standard of local companies to the international level, supporting collaboration with both local and international alliances for new market opportunities in Thailand and overseas, and providing space for company.