Commissioned by the Prime Minister, Prof. Chau Van Minh, member of the Party Central Committee and president of the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST), has led a VAST delegation to visit Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) from October 22nd to 26th 2012.
International Cooperative Activities
Transferring technology and equipment producing biodiesel and additional products from Mu Oil Tree to Lao partner
On August 18th, a ceremony on transferring technology and equipment to produce biodiesel and additional products from the mu oil tree (Vernicia Montana lour, under Euphorbiacca) between the Institute of Applied Materials Science and Teak wood import and export one member limited liability company took place in in Luang Prabang, Laos.
At the invitation of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (NASB), from December 5th to 7th 2012, a delegation of the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) led by Prof. Chau Van Minh, VAST president, paid a working visit to the NASB.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is the agency of the United State government responsible for implementing the space exploration programme and aeronautics research such as organizing piloted flights, satellite and earth observation automatic stations, as well as carrying out long-term research tasks supporting the military and civil aeronautics system.
On July 25th to 27th 2012, the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) held a workshop on inclusive renovation with the Global Research Alliance (GRA).The workshop drew the participation of Prof. Dr. Sc. Duong Ngoc Hai, VAST vice chairman, leaders from the Department of Application and Development of Technology, the Department of International Cooperation, scientific councils of 21 institutes under VAST and GRA delegation, including manager of GRA Dr. Bart Follink and representatives from institutes under GRA.
On July 23rd, 2012, a delegation from the Lao Ministry of Science and Technology led by Prof. Dr. Boviengkham Vongdara, member of the Central Committee of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party, Minister of Science and Technology of Laos, and president of LNAS, paid a working visit to the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST).
- VAST’s visit to Astrium SAS Company under EADS, France
- International workshop on newly appeared Animal to Human parasitic diseases: epidemics, diagnosis and prevention in Asia countries
- Indian Ambassador visits Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
- VAST president visits Lao People’s Democratic Republic
- Signing ceremony on cooperative agreement between Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology and RoK’s Pusan National University
- IOC/WESTPAC-HAB symposium and the 2nd IOC/WESTPAC-TMO–HAB training course at Institute of Oceanography in Nha Trang