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Hanoi Forum on Information - Communication Technology 2008

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 I. Hanoi Forum on ICT

1. Aims: This forum is to bring together scientists, engineers, practitioners,managers, businessmen, government leaders, etc. from countries aroundthe world to share knowledge and exchange their experiences, discussthe challenges, the opportunities, the solutions, the best practice/application models and the roadmap for the information andcommunication technology (ICT) development in Vietnam; especially onVietnam ICT human resources development and national ICT capabilitybuilding. The forum's aim is also to provide opportunities forparticipants to report on the state-of-the-art technology as well ason-going research on all aspects of the ICT from theory to practice, topromote academic-industrial links. The ultimate aim is to make aworthy contribution to the development and application of ICT inVietnam, thus contributing to Vietnam’s socio-economic development inthe years to come and realizing the Vietnamese Government’s most nobleaim: to become an industrialized country by the 2020.

2. Objectives: To identify the visions, directions, strategies, solutions, and roadmap for ICT development and ICT applications in Vietnam;To forecast the ICT human resources needs, especially when Vietnam has become an official member of WTO; To identify the visions, directions, strategies, solutions, programs for ICT human resources development and ICT capability building; To provide a platform for scientists to share views and ideas from all sectors of information-communication technology; To strengthen mutual understanding and cooperation ininformation-communication technology between Vietnam and othercountries, especially Korea and regional countries; To promote the study and development of information-communication technology in the Southeast Asia region and the world;To contribute to the development and prosperity of the human beings.

3. Organizer: Vietnam National University, Hanoi

II. Hanoi Forum on ICT 2008

1. Time: December 11~13, 2008

2. Venue: Hanoi Daewoo Hotel, Hanoi, Vietnam

3. Scale: Around 300 world-leading ICT specialists

4. Theme: Information-Communication Technology Industry Issues and Challenges

5. Activities: Twoparallel activities shall be organized within the framework ofICT-Hanoi 2008: The ICT Industry Issues and Challenges Forum & theICT Research and Development SymposiumICT Industry Issues and Challenges ForumThetopics for presentations and discussions at the Forum are mainly withICT Industry Issues and Challenges. The Presentations will be clustered in Sessions and include but are not limited to the following:

CT Industry
  • ICT Industry Sectors
  • Software Industry
  • Hardware Industry
  • Content Industry
  • ICT Human Resource Requirements
  • ICT Industry achievements and experiences
  • Role of the Government, Academic Institutions and and Business
  • Government investment and spin-offs
  • Technology Transfer and Strategic partners
General ICT vision and capacity building
  • ICT development strategy
  • E-government
  • ICT market analysis and forecast
  • ICT and other related fields
  • CEO/CIO activities
  • Commercial software vs. OSS
  • Experiences from other countries
  • Socio-economic Infrastructure for IT firms
  • Entrepreneurship promotion for young talents
  • ICT outsourcing
Education and Training
  • ICT curriculum development
  • ICT education quality assessment, ICT standards certifications
  • Professional training
  • Enterprises and schools
  • E-learning application
  • Experiences
Academic – Industrial links for ICT
  • University – Enterprise – Industry links
  • ICT skills training
  • Professional ethics, R&D, enterprise culture, …
  • Experiences

ICT Research and Development Symposium

The symposium has a focus on Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Software Engineering (SE). The topics of the symposium include but are not limited to:

  • Natural language processing
  • Text, speech, and image processing
  • Software architectures and their description languages
  • Software specification, refinement, and verification
  • Software quality assurance
  • Models of object and component systems
  • Service-oriented development
  • Web services
  • Multimedia
  • Human-computer interaction
  • Internet-based (grid) computing, soft-computing
  • Real-time and embedded systems
  • Security: modeling, policies and techniques
  • Data mining, KDD
  • Decision support systems.

Selected papers at ICT Research and Development Symposium will be published in the Journal of Science of Vietnam National University, Hanoi.

III. Contact information

 Hanoi Forum on ICT Secretariat
 Address:Room 504, Headquarter BuildingVietnam National University, Hanoi
 144 Xuan Thuy, Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam
 Tel:84-4-3754 7987
 Fax:84-4-3754 7586



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