Thai Samakkee Summit 2022 Los Angeles
October 14-16, 2022
"Celebrating the Diversity of Thai Americans"
The Thai Samakkee Summit 2022 Los Angeles is a one-day fully packed program held on Saturday, October 15th, with panels, keynote speakers, and an open brainstorming session, interspersed with networking sessions, and followed by dinner, mixers, and performances in the evening. The main conference topic build up our national Thai American community aligning around a central theme of “Celebrating the Diversity of Thai Americans”.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14, 6:00pm-8:00pm |Networking Mixer @ LA Consul General's Residence
Los Angeles Consul-General Tor Saralamba will host an evening Opening Welcome Reception for Samakkee Summit attendees from Southern California and around the nation. Food and Drinks provided. Admission included with Summit ticket purchase.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 8:00am-9:00pm |Conference @ Japanese American National Museum
An all day conference, followed by dinner and performances in the evening. Grab-and-go breakfast and lunch, buffet dinner, and light refreshments will be provided. Tickets for the entire Summit are $40 ($30 Early Bird rate through September 30).
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16, 10:00am-12:00pm |Guided Walking Tour of Thai Town
Led by Chanchanit Martorell, the Executive Director of Thai CDC. Participants will receive a presentation on the history of Thai Town followed by a walking tour to a Thai market, a Brahmin altar, and a magical boutique that will transport participants to Thailand's hill tribe village with the tribe's colorful handmade textiles, clothing, jewelry, and accessories. Followed by a visit to Bahn Kanom Thai (House of Thai Desserts) for a dessert demonstration and tasting. Admission included with Summit ticket purchase.
Admission (includes 4 meals):
$30 Early bird ticket (until 09/30/22)
$40 (from 10/01/22 to 10/15/22)
Sponsorship and Volunteer Opportunities
If you are interested in being a part of the event beyond attendance, there are many ways to help.