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[Conference] “Mekong's Sunshine Conference 2017: Renewable energy capacity building for sustainable development in Laos and the
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“Mekong's Sunshine Conference 2017: Renewable energy capacity building for sustainable development in Laos and the Contribution from Korea”

to be held at Seoul National University (SNU), Korea in October 27th, 2017. 
The Conference is co-hosted by Lao Renewable Energy Assistance Center in Energy Climate Policy Institute (ECPI) and SNU Asia Center (SNUAC). 
This International Academic Conference will review the implications of renewable energy supports 
based on cooperation between Korean civil society and local educational institutions. 
Also, We will discuss and organize activities(supports of renewable energy generation facilities 
and related education in Xayaboury, Laos) done by Lao Renewable Energy Center and assess the value of those from an academic perspective. 
During the Conference, experts will be expected to discuss how to help Mekong region 
to build a governance from Korea for the sustainability of the renewable energy assistance projects. 
The conference is starting with Youngran Yee's remark on 'Laos renewable energy supporting project progress report.' 
She has been supporting renewable energy project in Laos as a Program manager in Lao Renewable Energy Assistance Center since 2009. 
Speaker Lamthong LATHDAVONG is Department Chair of Physics in National University of Laos. 
He has served as a manager for the renewable energy education and training.
He’ll speak about ‘Renewable energy capacity building in Xayaboury and the Contribution from local universities.’ 
Speaker Inthee CHANPASEURDHER is Statistics Planning Director in Office of Education, Xayaboury, Laos. 
Lao Renewable Energy Assistance Center signed a Memorandum of Understanding(MOU) with Office of Education, Xayaboury, Laos.
He’ll speak about ‘Renewable energy capacity building and the Contribution from local public institutions.’ 
Speaker Sunjae LEE is Advisor of Phoudindaeng Youth Center, Laos. 
He led to be a social consciousness for the renewable energy technician. 
He’ll speak about ‘Status and Challenges of social capacity building of renewable energy engineers.’ 
Speaker Meejeong JANG is Representative of Korea Environmental Education Center. 
Lao Renewable Energy Center and Korea Environmental Education Center co-produced 
a textbook on renewable energy called ‘Sabaidee, Environment-Energy’, to teach children the importance of sustainable development in Laos. 
She’ll speak about ‘Implication of joint development for renewable energy textbook and distribution of it.’ 
Speaker Eunhui EOM is Research Fellow in SNU Asia Center. Her Research area is Environmental Geography & Southeast Asian Studies. 
She’ll speak about ‘Meaning of renewable energy supporting activities based on the Public-Private Partnership between Korea and Laos’ with Youngran YEE. 
Debaters will come from Academic Society for Appropriate Technology, 
Seoul Energy Public Cooperation, Peace Village Network, Korea Research Institute for Environment & Development. 

 Written by A yeon Kim, Lao Renewable Energy Assistant Center

 
   
 




 
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