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The Final Seminar on Strengthening University-Community Linkage (September 28, 2012)

Posted on: Wednesday, 5 Sep 2012

Before its completion in November, the project will hold the final seminar at Hotel Nikko Saigon on September 28, 2012. The seminar will summarize the joint research activities carried out over the past three and a half years and provide the participants with opportunities to seek ways for further strengthening the cooperation among universities, communities and industries.

Final Evaluation Week Concluded with Positive Ratings on Project Performance

Posted on: Monday, 25 Jun 2012

As SUPREM Project approaches the end of its three and a half year implementation period, JICA dispatched a terminal evaluation team composed of a private evaluation consultant and three members from the JICA Vietnam Office between June 11-22 in order to make an assessment on performance, achievement and progress situation of the Project. Data and information from various sources, including the members of the Project Management Unit (PMU), joint research teams, the Vietnam National University (VNU), the HCMUT Rector Board, provincial partners and private companies, were collected to help the assessment as well as draw recommendations for improving the project performance and increasing its future sustainability.

The Final Joint Coordinate Committee Meeting

Posted on: Monday, 21 May 2012

Ho Chi Minh University of Technology (HCMUT) together with the JICA Project Office will hold the final Joint Coordinate Committee (JCC) Meeting as follows:

  • Date and Time: 08:30 – 12:00, June 22nd, 2012
  • Venue: A4 Auditorium, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT)
  • Expected Participants: JCC members from Vietnam National University (VNU), Ministries, provinces, HCMUT and JICA

Research-Based Education (RBE) Seminar Scheduled in June

Posted on: Tuesday, 15 May 2012

  • Date and Time: June 19th, 2012, 8:30-11:30 (Tentative)
  • Venue: A4 Auditorium,(campus map) Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT) 
  • Purposes: To demonstrate and evaluate RBE monitoring results, discuss how to spread and better implement RBE and on progresses and future strategies of RBE at HCMUT, a leading research university. 

Project Updates – Completion of Batch 3 Part-1 and Start of Batch 3 Part-2

Posted on: Tuesday, 15 May 2012

The first part of the project’s third batch (Batch 3 Part-1), which commenced in August 2012, has been completed with a number of outputs fulfilling the project aims. The successful paper presentations by 10 members from the SUPREM model labs in the International Engineering Symposium (IES) 2012, for example, shows the growing R&D capacities and recognition of Research-Based Education (RBE) at HCMUT. (For more information on IES2012, click here).

Research Results Presented at International Conferences

Posted on: Tuesday, 15 May 2012

A total of 10 researchers and master’s students who are members of the SUPREM model labs participated in the International Engineering Symposium (IES) 2012, which was held between March 5th and 7th in Kumamoto City, Japan.  Organized by Kumamoto University, the international conference gave an opportunity to the participants from different countries to present their research outcomes and learn new and innovative technologies in relevant fields.