มข.คว้ารางวัล IP Champion ประจำปี 2561 ด้านองค์กรที่มีการบริหารจัดการทรัพย์สินทางปัญญาดีเด่น สาขาอุดมศึกษา
เJuly 8, 2018 at BITEC Conference Center, Bangna, Khon Kaen University President Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kittichai Triratanasirichai received a trophy for the 2018 IP Champion in the category of the university-level institution with outstanding management of intellectual properties from Miss Chutima Boonyapraphat, Deputy Minister of Ministry of Commerce. This prize is awarded to Khon Kaen University by Department of Intellectual Properties, Ministry of Commerce. The criterion behind the award granting is that the institution having intellectual properties (trademark, invention patent, product design patent and copyright) has registered with Department of Intellectual Properties and has concretely utilized the registered item at a commercial scale. This category of prize has been awarded to Khon Kaen University only.