Since 2009, The Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre which is worked for Jordan government, published The Muslim 500: The World’s 500 Most Influential Muslims and provided the website www.TheMuslim500.com.
There is a method of selecting people indicated the amount of Muslims all over the world is 1,650 million or 23% of world population. These people were acceptable in their country and effected in world’s thinking and working process, both Muslims and Non-Muslims. The result of selection was wide promoted in Muslims and Non-Muslims society, especially in mass media.
In 2012, the result shown that in Thailand, there are two Thai people were selected; one is Dr. Surin Phitsuwan, ASEAN secretariat and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Winai Dahlan, Founding Director of HSC-CU in the field of science and technology.
In the kind of science and technology, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Winai Dahlan named in page 151, from the book indicated that he is the best innovation in the Halal Industry by Malaysia’s Halal Journal. The Halal Science Center, Chulalongkorn University promotes halal manufacturing and service through exhibitions and regional cooperation with Halal Centers in Indonesia and Malaysia.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Winai Dahlan is involved in scientific training and has written more than 30 original research articles published internationally and locally. He has also produced more than 2,000 scientific and nutritional articles; writing weekly in 3 magazines since 1989. This is the third time of Assoc. Prof. Dr. Winai Dahlan named in the directory, by the first published in 2010 and the second in 2011.