The training session on AI and its application. Photo by PCWorld

HCMC launches training on AI application

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Information and Communications, Department of Science and Technology, the Vietnam National University – HCMC yesterday co-organized a training session for state officers in district level about Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its potential implementation in the city.

The shared digital map is able to identify exactly the related time and space when users look up information. (Photo: SGGP)

Piloted shared digital map expected to offer enormous benefits to HCMC

Being one of the key focuses in the project ‘Transforming Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) into Smart City’, the shared digital map with its huge critical common database is now piloting in the city, predicted to provide substantial benefits to both residents and businesses here.

Scientists attending the international conference on computational science and engineering (ICCSE-4) held by the Institute for Computational Science and Technology (ICST)

HCMC striving to attract scientific-technological human resources

Established in 2014, the policy of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) to draw human resources in the field of science and technology has been long implemented, achieving certain positive results. At present, the city is accommodating a large number of scientists and scholars to teach in educational institutes as well as carrying out their own research for a smarter and more innovative HCMC.

Party chief Nhan and city leaders cut ribbon to inaugurate the center (photo : sggp)

Smart city project to speed up HCMC development: City Party Chief

Being the country’s economic hub, Ho Chi Minh City determines to develop smart city project to speed up its growth, said Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan at the inauguration ceremony of the city’s new socio-economic forecasting and simulation center yesterday.

Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan meets delegates at the conference (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC reviews 18 month implementation of smart city project

Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan, head of the steering board for the smart city project in the phase of 2017-2022 with vision till 2025, attended a conference to preliminarily review and estimate 18 month implementation of the project on June 22.


When IOC is in operation, public monitoring cameras will be linked to the system. Photo by T.Ba

HCMC operation center for smart city to operate this April

An Intelligent Operation Center (IOC) is one of the four pillars in the project of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) to transform itself into a smart city. It consists of two groups, the first of which will receive, coordinate, and monitor the image processing stage while the second is the information center to summarize and report data for the administration task. Both groups are closely linked in the infrastructure and expected to begin working at the end of this April.

Photo: SGGPO

HCMC welcomes New Year 2018

The Ho Chi Minh City’s main streets have been decorated colorfully to welcome the New Year 2018.

 
Deputy chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen states at the conference (Photo: hcmcpv)

2018 is starting year of Smart City project: deputy chairman

2018 will be the hinge year of Smart City project and HCMC will focus on establishing foundations for architectural framework and technology infrastructures of the project’s four key missions, said deputy chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen yesterday.
Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan talks to delegates at the conference (Photo: SGGP)

VIDEO: Smart city makes HCMC residents more creative: city party chief

The project of developing HCMC into a smart city will help the city forecast better, anticipate difficulties and have preventive measures. Specially, residents are the subject of creativeness and the smart city will make them more creative, said city party chief Nguyen Thien Nhan yesterday.
 
HCMC Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan talks to Japanese engineers about smart city solutions at Inl't Smart Cities Conference on October 25 (Photo: SGGP)

Inl't Smart Cities Conference takes place in HCMC

International Smart Cities Conference 2017 took place in HCMC yesterday with the attendance of over 500 delegates from countries and territories experienced in developing smart cities such as Japan, South Korea, Singapore and Malaysia.