Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research 196 Phahonyothin Road Chatuchak Bangkok 10900
Mrs Anchalee Komolratanakul (Director of Thai Packaging Centre)
+66-2-579-5515 or +66-2-579-1121-30
Thai Packaging Centre was established in 1984 according to the National Economic and Social Development Plan under department of Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research, which is a non-profit state enterprise. The objectives of the centre are to help improving and preserving the quality of products, decrease losses during transportation, raise export and up-grade packaging standards of the country to serve the need of government and private sectors. The main activities are research and development, testing and education including information, consultancy, seminar and training on packaging. The centre has connections with packaging industries, concerned government bodies and educational institutions.
The 21st IAPRI World Conference on Packaging will take place between 19-22 June in Zhuhai, China. It is hosted by Jinan University and Hunan University of Technology. For more information please click here
IAPRI is pleased to announce that PepsiCo is sponsoring the 2018-2019 IAPRI Student Exchange Scholarship.
PepsiCo had stated this in support of the Scholarship: 'We believe this scholarship will provide a deserving student the critical skills and research experience in the field of packaging, needed for a successful career in a packaging or a consumer products company.'
The scholarship is $7,000 and 6 months with the objective of graduate students travel to a member organisation to undertake research that will enhance their work. We have a number of members who are interested in hosting students and we will help applicants contact potential hosts.
The deadline for submissions is 19th February 2018. Full details will be found at http://iapriweb.org/about-us/iapri-prizes-and-scholarships/