The European Higher Education Fair-EHEF2009 Symposium took place on 30 October 2009 at the Dusit Thani Hotel in Bangkok. The theme of the Symposium was Thailand-EU cooperation in higher Education: common interests and shared commitments.

The European Higher Education Fair-EHEF2009 Symposium addressed Thai-EU higher education policy and cooperation issues. The Symposium provided a platform for high-level dialogue between government officials, key senior managers and policy makers from Thailand, the ASEAN region and Europe, and representatives from higher education institutions and academic networks.


The aims of the Symposium were to:

  • Facilitate collaboration between EU and Thai higher education institutions
  • Exchange information on policy issues and practices through sharing key development issues in academic cooperation between senior educationalists and policy leaders
  • Create a forum for strategic and policy dialogue to enhance mutual understanding of priorities and possible future cooperation areas
  • Identify common agendas, possible cooperation areas and to develop mutually beneficial collaborative projects.

For more information, please visit the Symposium website.