On May 9, 2023, Walailak University in Thailand welcomed Rector Asst. Prof. Dr. Oleg Smeshko and Vice Rector Asst. Prof. Dr. Anna Rumyantseva from Saint-Petersburg University of Management Technologies and Economics (UMTE) for an official visit to discuss collaboration on staff and student exchange and research. The administrators were warmly received by Walailak University administrators, including the Vice Dean of WUIC. During the meeting, the Vice Dean expressed her gratitude for her visit to UMTE in February 2023 and reiterated WUIC's commitment to working with UMTE for international collaboration. The two universities are looking forward to strengthening their partnership and exploring new opportunities for collaboration in the future.