On July 30th, 2019, the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) held a conference to review five years of Vietnam’s IIASA membership, and directions for activities in the 2019-2024 period.
On August 28th, 2019, the Center for Research and Technology Transfer cooperated with the Graduate University of Science and Technology to organize a seminar entitled "Scientific research and technology transfer in the 4.0 era".
On July 17th, 2019, Dr. Erica Key, General Secretary of Belmont Forum, paid a working visit to Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST). She was accompanied by Prof. Hsu Hui Huang, Counselor, Director of Science and Technology Division of Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Vietnam; and Prof. Yue-Gau Chen, Academia Sinica, Taiwan (China).
Plastic waste is a global urgent problem not only in Vietnam but also around the world. In order to contribute to bringing solutions for plastic waste management and recycling, on August 8th 2019, the Center for Research and Technology Transfer under Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology organized a workshop entitled “Plastic waste pollution: Management solutions and scientific research” in Hanoi.
On July 25th, in Hanoi, the Institute of Biotechnology under Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) held a ceremony to open the Center for DNA Identification.
On the occasion of the 129th birthday of President Ho Chi Minh, on May 19, 2019, in Hanoi, the Central Emulation and Award Council held the launching ceremony of emulation movement "Cadres, officials and officers emulate officials to perform office culture” and awarded the emulation flag of the Government to 23 collectives and the Prime Minister's Certificate of Merit to 29 collectives that are outstanding ministries, central agencies and localities leading in the patriotic emulation movement in 2018.
- Tran Dai Nghia Award ceremony for the second time in 2019
- Photo exhibition “Discovering the diversity of Vietnamese insects” opens
- U.S delegation pays working visit to VAST
- Seminar “General Space Exploration and Commercialization of Space”
- VNSC signs cooperation agreement with Hokaido University on sharing MicroDragon satellite data
- Aeronautical Laboratory opens at University of Science and Technology of Hanoi