MINISTER OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY MINISTRY PAYING A WORKING VISIT TO VNU-HCM
On September 29, 2009, Mr. Hoang Van Phong _ Minister of Science Technology Ministry paid a working visit to VNU-HCM at University of Technology.
Accompanying him were Mr. Nghiem Xuan Minh – Head of Social-Natural
Science Department, Ms. Nghiem Thi Minh Hoa – Deputy Head of Financial
Plan Department, Mr. Vu Xuan Thanh – Acting Head of Science and
Technology Department on Economics-Technic, Mr. Phan Minh Tan –
Director of Science and Technology Department of HCMC. On the side of
VNU-HCM, there were Assoc. Prof. Dr. Phan Thanh Binh, President of
VNU-HCM, Assoc. Prof Le Quang Minh – Vice President of VNU-HCM, Rectors
and Vice Directors of member universities, Directors and Vice Directors
of Departments of VNU-HCM.
During the meeting, Vice President Le Quang Minh delivered presentation of VNU-HCM’s model and it’s science and technology activities; among them are 3 big projects invested and developed by VNU-HCM, including: VNU-HCM key research centre on system science, knowledge and information by Assoc. Prof Cao Hoang Tru’s group; mother cell technology development and application by Master Phan Kim Ngoc’s group; national key product system construction: chip applied in automatic control and radio realization by Master Ngo Duc Hoang’s group. Minister listened to projects’ brief reports and totally supported VNU-HCM in research activities and expected that VNU-HCM would have plans of bigger science technology direction which creates real applied works to serve social life.