On March 14, 2017, Professor and Academic Chau Van Minh, President of the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST), received Mr. Bertrand Lortholary, Ambassador of the Republic of France to Vietnam, and Mr. Bernard Legube, President of the University of Science and Technology of Hanoi (USTH) Consortium.
International Cooperative Activities
On March 6, 2017, VAST President received and awarded VAST insignia to Mr. Jean Pascal Torreton, IRD Representative in Vietnam, for his contribution to cooperation and the development of VAST – IRD relations over the past 8 years.
On February 28th, a delegation from Italy’s Trento University led by its vice head, Prof. Maurizio Marchese, paid a working visit to Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST).
On February 20th, Prof. Acad. Chau Van Minh, president of Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, received Japan’s Osaka University delegation led by Prof. Yamanaka Shinsuke.
From September 12-18, 2016, Prof. Chau Van Minh, Party Central Committee member and President of the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST), led a working delegation from VAST and the Ministry of Planning and Investment to work with partners in Japan and the Russian Federation.
Over the past years, VAST has conducted diverse cooperation programs in research, application and training with Japanese partners such as the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), the University of Osaka and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS); and cooperated to carry out the Vietnam Space Centre at the Hoa Lac hi-tech zone with official development assistance (ODA) funding from the Japanese Government.
On June 27, 2016, at the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST), the Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities of the Russian Federation, and VAST signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to increase mutual understanding and expand cooperation in space technology. Roscosmos Vice General Director, Sergey Saveliev, and VAST Vice President, Prof. Dr. Sc. Nguyen Dinh Cong, signed the deal.
- Increasing scientific cooperation with Russian and Belarusian partners
- Vietnam and Austrian sign technology cooperation deal
- Presenting insignia to counselor of Japanese Embassy in Vietnam
- VAST President pays working visit to National Center of Space Studies of France
- Increasing cooperation in space technology between VAST and French partners
- Kingdom of Belgium Ambassador has farewell meeting with VAST ahead of term-end