Dr. Kanokrot Phalakornkul
Dr. Kanokrot Phalakornkul is a senior member of Knowing Buddha Organization Foundation (KBO) founded and presided over by Ms. Acharavadee Wongsakol. Knowing Buddha Organization proactively promotes correct understanding about Buddha and Buddhism among tourists and publishes the most modern Travel/Life style/Buddhism magazine known as “5000S Magazine”. She devotes her time both in the background and at the frontline with tourists in Thailand as well as non-Thai speakers around the world to have more accurate and respectful views of Buddhism lifestyle and Buddha teachings.
Dr. Kanokrot Phalakornkul is serious Buddhism practitioner who has spent half of her life living abroad of Thailand and has travelled over about 40 countries around the world. She is well recognized for innovation in Thailand, has won 30+ institutional, national and international innovation awards and has been a key leader in the transformation of organizations in Thailand towards innovation. She is a full time Vice President at a Thailand’s energy state enterprise. She holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering from Stanford University, USA, with master and bachelor degrees in engineering from MIT and Princeton University. She has MBA and extensive management trainings from the world renowned institutes including INSEAD, Harvard U., U. of Pennsylvania, Columbia U., and Emory U.