Domestic and international scientists are discussing in the 4th international conference on computational science and engineering (ICCSE-4) in HCMC. Photo by T.Ba

Computational science institute to focus more on practical research

Since its establishment in 2008 by the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee, the Institute for Computational Science and Technology (ICST) has been able to attract several Vietnamese experts in the field of science-technology to aid the economic transformation process and the boost of hi-tech industries in the city. It is now striving to concentrate more on highly applicable research to help the public as well as businesses in need.

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam delivered his appreciation to all scientists who have contributed to the national science and technology. (Photo by VGP)

Vietnam to focus on 5 key scientific projects

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam yesterday had a meeting with more than 70 scientists who are taking part in the 5 major scientific projects in Vietnam.
The Prime Minister and other participant in the announcement of the Vietnam Innovation Network. Photo by VGP.

Vietnam to focus on building AI research center

In the framework of the event ‘Connecting Vietnam Innovation Network 2018’, the Vietnam Innovation Network was launched yesterday, along with the dialogue between the stage government and scientists.

‘Smart City 360o’ conference to focus on real-time interaction solutions

‘Smart City 360o’ conference to focus on real-time interaction solutions

The second ‘Smart City 360°’ conference will be held in July 2018 by the Institute for Computational Science & Technology (ICST) under HCMC Department of Science and Technology, introducing and exchanging solutions on smart information systems, mostly focusing on real-time interaction and its application in building a smart city. The event is expected to reach positive results after the success of the first ‘Smart City 360°’ conference.
The construction of Ring Road No.2 from Go Dua Intersection to Pham Van Dong Street has been commenced. Photo by Cao Thang

Thu Duc District focusing on site clearance for major projects

Premise clearance is one of the priorities carried out in the second quarter of 2018 by the Party Committee of Thu Duc District in Ho Chi Minh City. This activity is also in the pilot plan to effectively implement the special mechanisms for the development of the city.