In order to improve the quality of international cooperation in scientific research, Lt. Gen., Assoc. Prof. Dr. Le Ky Nam – Deputy Director of Le Quy Don University chaired the seminar with Dr Le Chi Hieu – Senior Lecturer of the University of Greenwich, UK on the research proposal design and management from the UK and Europe funding.
At the beginning of the seminar, Dr. Le Chi Hieu gave an overview of research funds in the UK and Europe, the operating mechanism of the funds, as well as the projects and research funds in Vietnam in cooperation with UK and Europe. Dr. Le Chi Hieu has conveyed the details of how to write a proposal for funding, the preparation of research resources, which emphasized the building of a strong research team and the potential for success of the proposals. The seminar took place in a dynamic atmosphere with many positive and enthusiastic discussions in order to propose solutions for improved quality of proposals.
Dr. Chi Hieu Le from the University of Greenwich, UK at the seminar in Le Quy Don University
The Advanced Technology Center (ATC) (www.atc.mta.edu.vn), a unit of the Le Quy Don University, succeeded with the British Council-funded HAPIE project (Enhancements of High-Quality Human Resources and Employability for Vietnam in Design and Development of High-Value Added Products, Innovation Entrepreneurship). HAPIE project has attracted many prestigious research organizations in Vietnam such as Sai Gon Hi-Tech Park, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, HCMC University of Technical Education, International University of Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Hanoi National University, Thuy Loi University, Le Quy Don University, Nha Trang University, etc. Especially, there are some members of the project coming from the major universities of the UK such as the Universities of Cardiff, Greenwich, Newcastle … Besides research organisations, there are many companies participating in the project such as AIE, 3T Robotics, KT Biotech and Fablab Can Tho.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Duc Tang, Director of Advanced Technology Center at Le Quy Don University
Dr. Chi Hieu Le and Ms Phan Thi Lien Huong (Research & Innovation Programme Manager, British Embassy Hanoi) at a HAPIE’s workshop
Translated from Le Quy Don University