On August 7th and 8th, 2017, in Ly Son Island district, the central province of Quang Nam, the Management Board of the project on “building Vietnam national nature specimen collections” held a seminar to review the mid-term implementation of project components.
From November 21-26, the Institute of Geography, in collaboration with China Taiwan's Group on Earth Observations (TGEO) and the Vietnamese Experts Association in Taiwan (VNEAT), organized the International Conference on Earth Observations and Natural Hazards 2017 (ICEO-NH), Participants in the conference included Prof. Ming An Lee, President of the Taiwan Group on Earth Observations; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ninh Khac Ban, Head of International Cooperation Department under the Academy of Science and Technology; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lai Vinh Cam, former acting President of the Institute of Geography; Prof. Yuei-An Liou, former President of the Taiwan Group on Earth Observations (co-chairman of the conference) and Dr. Dao Dinh Cham, President of the Institute of Geography (co-chairman of the conference); and a large number of domestic and foreign scientists.
“Virtual Lab” is a visual and interactive room on Internet. Thanks to this laboratory, students can do their own chemistry, physics, mathematics, biology experiments, and get the results of visual experiments vividly without requiring the use of chemicals or actual tools.
On 15th December 2017 there was a signing ceremony between University of Science and Technology of Hanoi - USTH (Vietnam France University) with Vietnam Airlines to launch the Bachelor program in Aeronautics and the Master program in International Air Transport Operations Management.
On the morning of November 7, 2017, Mr. Dongwha Kum, President of the Vietnam – Korea Institute of Science and Technology (VKIST), together with a delegation of experts, paid a working visit to the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST). Academic and Dr. Chau Van Minh, VAST President, and leaders of the International Cooperation Department, Institute of Materials Science and Institute of Biotechnology, welcomed the delegation.
APRSAF-24 with the theme “Space Technology for Enhanced Governance and Development" was co-organized from 14th to 17th November 2017 by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan (MEXT), Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) in Bengaluru, India. Representing Vietnam National Space Center (VNSC)_Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST), Mr. Vu Viet Phuong_Deputy Director General of VNSC and Mr. Lam Dao Nguyen_Director of Southern Satellite Technology Application Center attended the APRSAF-24.
- Workshop on application of technological processes and bio-active preparations for shrimp farming and organic production
- Lockheed Martin Company delegation pays working visit to Institute of Space Technology
- MOU signed between Graduate University of Science and Technology and University of Science and Technology of Hanoi
- ASEAN Biodiversity Hero Scientific Prof. Dr. Dang Huy Huynh
- "Vietnam's glory - A mark of 30 years of renewal" award presented to Academic and Prof. Nguyen Van Hieu, Former President of Vietnam Academy of Science
- Vietnam National Space Center attended the 31st Committee on Earth Observation Satellites (CEOS) Plenary