simultaneous translation available at Rapini Stage and Museum Siam Talks
BANGKOK EDGE talks includes topics from global trends like smart city, waste reduction, cultural heritage preservation, the future of transportation, and international relations to local interests like Thai history, literature, the LGBT movement and environmental conservation. Both locals and international speakers are invited to share their thoughts on subjects of their expertise. Talks will take place at Rajini School and Museum Siam with talks on the Rajini Stage being translated live into Thai/English. Simultaneous translation is kindly supported by the Open Society Foundations.
Besides talks, there will also be book launch sessions of newly-released Thai and English books at Museum Siam Library.
Moderator: Amy Sawitta Lefevre
Chris Baker in conversation with Charnvit Kasetsiri
Joshua David, Duangrit Bunnag, Yossapon Boonsom
Moderator: Ron Gluckman
Jon Lor and Montonn Jira
Alex Kerr, Salma Khoo, Yongtanit Pimonsathean
Moderator: Niramon Kulsrisombat
Christina Lamb, Libby Lui, Thitinan Pongsudhirak, Anjan Sundaram
Moderator: Gwen Robinson
Editions Didier Millet