Prof Dr. Eva Egron-polak, Secretary General, International Association of Universities (IAU) and the whole working committee arrived in Bangkok this morning. President Dr. Pornchai Mongkhonvanit and administrative officials from Siam University convey warm welcome greeting upon their arrival. The IAU 15th General Conference will be held in Bangkok from 13-16 November 2016. The General Conference will focus on sharing strategies and practices that demonstrate how higher education institutions contribute to innovation and sustainability. Equally importantly, the Conference will determine what more Higher education institutes can do, especially through IAU, to become true catalysts for change.