Dow Thailand Ignites Youth’s Career Inspiration

Rayong - July 05, 2017 - Thailand STEM Ambassador

Dow Thailand Group led by Juntana Chinwonno, Human Resources Manager, and Suppakorn Nitisiri, Thailand STEM Ambassador, in collaboration with Institute of Vocational Education: Eastern Region led by Songpol Tanomwong, Deputy Director of Rayong Technical College, organized the ‘Fundamental Industrial Safety Management’ training to 40 high vocational students of Rayong Technical College in Rayong province where the pilot project has been launched. The session is under the STEM Education “Classroom to Career” project which aims to fortify the eastern vocational students with proficiency of Dow Thailand’s experienced subject matter experts throughout the academic year.

Dow Thailand Group focuses on its global citizenship efforts with the commitment of ‘Building the Workforce of Tomorrow’. Believing STEM education, which consists of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, is the enabler of innovations and sustainability of the nation, the company has offered the scholarships, internships, and put highest attempt to the ‘Classroom to Careers’ priority and employee engagement for impacts in each of our projects where possible.

Padungchai Boonkamnerd, Responsible Care Technical Advisor of Dow Thailand Group, was introducing the plant safety requirements and personal protective equipment (PPE) to teachers and students.

Thailand STEM Ambassador

Thailand STEM Ambassador

About Dow Thailand Group

Consisting of Companies of Dow Chemical Thailand and the SCG-Dow Group, Dow Thailand Group, the leading science group of companies in Thailand, is the largest manufacturing base of Dow Chemical in the Asia-Pacific region and a leading importer of chemical products for diverse industries in Thailand, including those for agriculture and household pesticides. The group is committed to developing science-driven innovations and strives to form effective collaboration and networks to bring about sustainability for its business as well as society.

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems, such as the need for fresh food, safer and more sustainable transportation, clean water, energy efficiency, more durable infrastructure, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven portfolio delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in 175 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, infrastructure, transportation, consumer care, electronics, and agriculture. In 2016, Dow had annual sales of $48 billion and employed approximately 56,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 7,000 product families are manufactured at 189 sites in 34 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at www.dow.com.

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Suttipong Krotintakom
Dow Thailand Group
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