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The 3rd Hanoi Forum
on Information - Communication Technology
Hanoi, October 13, 2009
Last Updated: October 08, 2009 Welcome to ICT-Hanoi 2009
Hanoi Forum on Information - Communication Technology 2009

General Information on Hanoi Forum on ICT 2009

ICT-Hanoi 2009 is the third in a series of annual international Hanoi Forum on Information-Communication Technology, which is organized by Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU) and its institutions. The forum aims at providing a platform for scientists, engineers, practitioners, managers, businessmen, government leaders, etc. from countries to exchange new ideas and experiences and to discuss opportunities, challenges, solutions, practice/application models and a roadmap for ICT development in Vietnam in particular. Panel discussions will be held as the main activities. A scientific symposium of this 3rd Forum is organized as an International Conference on Knowledge and Systems Engineering (KSE-2009, to be held at Oct. 14-15, 2009 at VNU, for research papers reporting original R&D results and industrial track papers reporting practical ICT R&D, applications, and management experiences. Social activities including excursion to a famous place in the North of Vietnam and other resources in Hanoi surrounding will be organized as well.

Honorary Chairs

Dao Trong Thi, Chairman of the Committee for Culture, Education, Youth and Children, National Assembly of Vietnam; Former President of VNU, Vietnam
Mai Trong Nhuan, President, VNU, Vietnam

Forum Chairs

Vu Minh Giang, Vice President, VNU, Vietnam
Nguyen Ngoc Binh, Rector, UET-VNU, Vietnam

Program Chairs
Nguyen Ai Viet, Vice Director, IT Institute, VNU, Vietnam
Ho Tu Bao, Director of VNU-JAIST Office, JAIST, Japan
Nguyen Hong Son, Vice Rector, College of Economics (COE), VNU, Vietnam

Organizational Chairs
Nguyen Thi Anh Thu, Acting Director, Dept. for In'l Relations, VNU, Vietnam
Nguyen Viet Ha, Vice Director, IT Institute, VNU, Vietnam

Publicity (+Website) Chair
Nguyen Nam Hai, Director, VNUnet, VNU, Vietnam

Secretariat Chair
Le Quang Minh, Head, Dept. of Administration, IT Institute, VNU

Keynote Speeches & Invited Talks (tentative)
Nguyen Quang A, Vietnam
Ho Tu Bao, JAIST, Japan
Vu Anh Dung, COE, VNU, Vietnam
Vu Trung Ha, Microsoft Corp., Vietnam
Yoshiteru Ishida, TUT, Japan
Nguyen Lam Thanh, Intel Corp., Vietnam
Tran Luong Son, Vietsoftware, Vietnam
Tran Minh Tuan, NIIT, MIC, Vietnam
Nguyen Ai Viet, ITI, VNU, Vietnam
Other confirmations maybe further updated


The topics for presentations and discussions at the Forum are mainly with ICT in the Knowledge Economy. The Presentations will be clustered in Sessions and include but are not limited to the following:
- Country Knowledge Strategies
- Financing Innovation
- Governance
- Knowledge Management
- Indigenous Knowledge
- Technology Transfer
- Innovation Systems
- Knowledge-based Industries
- Measuring the Knowledge Economy
- Skilled Labor Migration
- Innovation Policy
- Intellectual Property Rights
- ICT Education and Training
- E-Business
- ICT Infrastructure
- ICT Policy and Law
- Country Assessments

Open Sessions

The Forum organizes some open sessions for discussions on ICT issues. You are invited and welcome to the forum and the sessions.


The Forum venue will take place at Le Van Thiem Conference Hall of VNU in the center of Hanoi, at 19 Le Thanh Tong, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi.

Related Events

- Oct. 14-15, 2009: The 1st Int'l Conference on Knowledge & Systems Engineering (KSE-2009).
- Oct. 16, 2009: The 5th Anniversary Ceremony of the University of Engineering & Technology, VNU (ColTech-VNU)
- Oct. 17, 2009: Tour to Ha Long bay
Contact and registration address
Hanoi Forum on ICT 2009 Secretariat
Add.: IT Institute, E3 Building
Vietnam National University, Hanoi
144 Xuan Thuy, Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam
Tel: (84-4) 3754 7501 Fax: (84-4) 37681347


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