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Advisory Board

Honorary Chairman

Dr. Surin Pitsuwan
Former Secretary General, Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)


Dr. Su'ad Awab
Director, International and Corporate Relations, University of Malaya

Dr. Peter Blanck
Chairman, Burton Blatt Institute, Syracuse University

Dr. Gerard Buckley
President and Dean, National Technical Institute for the Deaf

Mr. Monthian Buntan
Senator, Upper House of the Royal Thai Parliament

Dr. Derrick L. Cogburn
Executive Director, Institute on Disability and Public Policy

Amb. Luis Gallegos
Senior Fellow, United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR);
Chairman, Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies (G3ICT)

H.E. Mr. Tannin Kraivixien
President, The Foundation of the Asia-Pacific Development Center on Disability

Brother Ricardo Laguda
Sector Leader of the Philippines and President/CEO, De La Salle Philippines Network

Mr. Axel Leblois
President and Executive Director, Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies (G3ict)

Rev. Dr. Samuel Ngun Ling
President, Myanmar Institute of Theology

Amb. Kishore Mahbubani
Dean, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore

Dr. M.N.G. Mani
Chief Executive Officer, International Council for Education of People With Visual Impairment

Dr. Victor Pineda
Founder and President, World ENABLED

Mr. M. Rajaretnam
Director, Asian Dialogue Society;
Former Special Advisor on Community Building and Outreach, ASEAN Secretariat

Dr. Rajata Rajatanavin
President, Mahidol University

Dr. Oum Ravy
Vice Rector, Royal University of Phnom Penh

Ms. Maria Veronica Reina
Executive Director, Global Partnership on Disability and Development, The World Bank Group

Mr. Yohei Sasakawa
Chairman, The Nippon Foundation

Dr. Astrid S. Tuminez
Regional Director, Legal and Corporate Affairs, Southeast Asia, Microsoft Corporation

Dr. Jose Ramon T. Villarin, SJ
President, Ateneo de Manila University

Dr. Vo Khanh Vinh
President, Graduate Academy of Social Sciences; Vice President, Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences