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Networking and Special Events


Participants will have various networking opportunities throughout the conference, including a welcome reception and a traditional Northern Thai Khantoke dinner event.

Welcome Reception: The Welcome Reception will take place on the evening of Tuesday, June 16 in the Empress Grand Hall, on the third floor of the Empress Convention Center. Admission is free of charge and light refreshments will be served. Dress is casual but national dress is encouraged.


Northern Thai Khantoke Dinner: There will be a special khantoke dinner on Wednesday, June 17. Khantoke is a Lanna Northern Thai traditional dinner with Thai folk dances and classical performances. Tickets will be available for purchase for 30 USD in advance or at the registration desk. Ticket price includes transportation to the venue; transportation from the lobby of the Empress Hotel will depart at 6:30pm. Seating for the khantoke dinner is on mats on the floor and shoes are taken off before entering the main performance hall, so please wear comfortable clothing and shoes.

This section will be updated as new events are confirmed.