Capt Wachiraporn Wongnakornsawang

Deputy Chief of Staff of the Naval Education Department Royal Thai Navy

Captain Wachiraporn Wongnakornsawang is Deputy Chief of Staff of the Naval Education Department in Royal Thai Navy. Previously, he was a Marine Engineering Officer of naval ships including a mine-hunter, frigates and a helicopter carrier. After his graduation from the Royal Thai Naval Command and Staff College with distinction, he was sent to study at the Royal Australian Naval Staff College in preparation for being a lecturer in the Naval Education Department. He is the first Thai person who graduated from the Malaysian Armed Forces Defence College and his name was put in the college’s commandant list after graduation. He earned 2 Master Degrees in International Relations from Chulalongkorn University and in Defence Studies from the National University of Malaysia.

Because of his various academic articles on maritime security, he has been invited to give lectures related to such subjects in many places included the Fudan University, China and the Moscow Conference on International Security, Russia.

Conference Day ONE - Tuesday, 3 December 2019

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

1:30 PM Roundtable 1: Grooming the Next Generation of Maritime Talent

·         How maritime security sector attracts the best young talent given technological advances, modernization and IR4 reshaping the industry
·         The need to reskill and upskill for a future-ready maritime workforce to winning the next fight
·         How will technology transform the future of learning and training

Conference Day TWO - Wednesday, 4 December 2019

Wednesday, December 4th, 2019

9:10 AM Approaches to Modernization Activities to Meet Future Force Capability Development

·         Identifying key capability elements to deliver robust, responsive and resource efficient forces
·         How Thailand adapt force development strategy in a changing maritime security environment
·         What are the approaches to modernisation activities to meet future force capability development

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Wachiraporn.

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