Thailand
Pre-Jury

​A pre-jury of more than 30 local science education and science communication professionals from the participating countries are closely involved in the selection of the films.

In Thailand the pre-jury in 2019 consisted of the following members:
Pimphaka Saikhow

Miss Pimphaka Saikhow holds her Master degree in Education Technology from Kasetsart University. She works as an academic staff at Information Technology Museum (ITM), National Science Museum (NSM), Thailand. Her responsibilities include developing and running educational programs of ITM.

She is passionate for inspiring and encouraging children to learn about science and technology. In her view, people can learn and appreciate about the story of science from everything in our daily activities, including movies and documentaries.

Pimphaka Saikhow

Speaker an academic Staff Information Technology Museum (ITM), National Science Museum (NSM), Thailand

Parin Tanawong

Parin Tanawong has a first degree is Physics and a second degree in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language). He has been working in the Bangkok Planetarium at the Science Center for Education for seven years. His duty is to narrate star shows, design exhibitions and teaching materials, as well as activities for visitors who come to the center.

This is the fourth year that he participated in the Science Film Festival and the first time he had the chance to select the films for Thailand and design related activities. He is confident that the selection is very interesting and they are going to attract a lot of children and adults to be closer to science.

Parin Tanawong

Science Educator Science Center for Education Ekkamai

Silapavet Konthikamee

Silapavet Konthikamee graduated with a M.Sc. in Education Technology and Society at Graduate School of Education, University of Bristol, UK. He previously completed a B.Ed Secondary Education Major Educational Computer and General Science. He holds a position at IPST as academic staff and has participated in the Science Film Festival since 2017.

He feels very grateful to become a part of Science Films Festival Team, which is a great experience. He also believes that this festival is unique in combining the fun from watching films and learning from hands-on activities at the same time.

Silapavet Konthikamee

Academic Staff
Institute for the Promotion of Teaching Science and Technology (IPST)

Thiti Sirithanakorn

Surasak Suksiri has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Ramkhamhaeng University. Currently working Science Division National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA).

There is a passion for music, sports and movies. I'm very happy to be honored as part of the Science Film Festival. Science learning through films. To provide opportunities for young people to step into the fantasy world of learning and continue to grow scientifically.

Surasak Suksiri

Science Division National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA)

Wachiraporn Khwakhong

Wachiraporn Khwakhong

Wachiraporn graduated with a Bachelor's Degree of Communication Arts Program Radio Television from the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce And currently studying for a Master's Degree Department of Educational Technology Silpakorn University Currently working in the position.

The film's event organizer and related activities, the main duty is to operate the school cinema. Select the movie department suitable for children in each age range. Including being a lecturer Discuss movie learning issues with children Participating Also participated in science film activities for learning at the Film Archive (Public Organization) since 2015. It was fun to prepare activities And talk to children About science To open new perspectives for children to learn science apart from textbooks By using movies as a medium to encourage children Think and analyze From the animation that has been seen

Aside from being entertained, children also receive knowledge. Easier understanding of science.