A strategy for creating defence studies community [compatibility mode]
A Strategy for Creating Defense Studies Community y National Defence College, National Defence Studies Institute Royal Thai Armed Forces HQ, Thailand15th ASEAN R i Regional F l Forum, Heads of D f H d f Defence U iUniversities / Colleges / iti C ll Institutions Meetings (ARF HDUCIM) 29 November – 2 December 2011 “Communication, Cooperation, and Coordination” The Discovery Kartika Plaza Hotel, Kuta, Bali, Indonesia Kuta,
Agenda• Who are we and what are we doing?• Why we need Defence Studies Community?• How can we make Defence Studies Community?• Conclusion
Mission• The mission of Thailand National Defence College is to provide strategic knowledge to selected senior id t t i k l d t l t d i government officials, and prominent executives from various sectors in order to promote common i t i d t t understanding of the mutual responsibilities in safeguarding national security and sustaining national f di ti l it d t i i ti l development and prosperity.
Defence Studies Community ( DSComm )• Groups of people who come together to share and learn from one another - either face-to-face or virtually - are held together by a common interest in a Defence Studies body of knowledge and are driven by a desire and need to share problems problems, experiences, insights, templates, tools, and best practices. practicesModified from : What is a Community of Practice? (CoP)(http://wiki.km4dev.org/wiki/index.php/What_is_a_Community_of_Practice%3F_(CoP))
Defence Studies Community ( DSComm )DSEd - Defence Studies EducationDSRes - Defence Studies ResearchDSMeet - Defence Studies Meeting DSCommDSTrip - Defence St dies Trip StudiesDSTalk - Defence Studies Talk DSDSPub – Defence Studies Publication Ed DS DS DS Meet Pub Res DS DS Talk Trip
[ CE ]2• Create – To create core activities, these will help to build the activities DSComm.• Enhance – To enhance exist core activities, these will increase, support, and maintain the DSComm.• Connect – To connect exist core activities together, these will g catalyze synergies.• Expand – To expand exist core activities, these activity will cooperate with as many people around the country and outside.
Defence Studies Publications ( DSPub )• Policy Brief/ Policy Papers P li B i f/ P li P• Commentaries• Case Studies• Strategic Review• Defence White Paper• Working Papers• Monograph• Journals & Seminar Summaries
One of Success Activities for Crating DSComm KPI : King Prajadhipok’s Institute PEDI : P liti l and El t l Political d Electoral Development Institute NDC : National Defence College NJA : National Justice Academy CMA : Capital Market Academy y UTTC : University of the Thai Chamber of CommerceAn annual conference for Thailands Advanced SecurityStudies Institute is one of the success storys of Thailanddefence studies community.
Conclusion• According to Thailand’s social context DSComm will Thailand s context, make the robustness for defence studies community.• Our strategies is [CE]2 (Create, Enhance, Connect, and Expand).• DSComm’s core activities are education, research, meeting, trip talk, meeting trip, talk and publication publication. “Community will shape modern security”
Last Words “The world is not dangerous because of those who do harm but because of those who look at it without doing anything.” Albert EinsteinHence,Hence we must cooperate to make the world a betterplace to live in and we will consider it our mission to assist our country our region and the world world.