Exchanges in Paris with Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee led by Mr. Tran Vinh Tuyen on Smart Cities & projects co-coordinated by AVSE

February 26,2017

[Paris, October 16, 2016] Following up the projects ordered by Mr. Dinh La Thang, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh city Party in June (cf. ​​), the Association of Vietnamese Scientists and Experts (AVSE) received at its headquarter a delegation of HCM City People’s Committee led by Mr. Tran Vinh Tuyen, Vice-président.

HCMC Delegation reaffirmed the importance of AVSE in the connection of the Vietnamese diasporas for development of HCM City and focused on two current high priority issues in HCM City to be solved: i) traffic jam; ii) public health. Mr. Tran Vinh Tuyen appreciated the proposals in education, economics, foreign investment, innovation & technology for smart cities from AVSE Experts Board led by Prof. Nguyen Duc Khuong and AVSE Advisory Board represented by Prof. Le Van Cuong, Prof. Nguyen Khac Nhan, Prof. Diep The Hung.

Among contributors of the meeting, Mr. Hoang Chuc aka “Eiffel Tower’s Millionaire” and two distinguished Profs. Tran Thanh Van & Le Kim Ngoc who were awarded Legion of Honor Medal by the French Government, have also given their valuable suggestions for the development of HCM City.


AVSE: The association of Vietnamese Scientists and Experts was founded in May 2011 with the main purpose of connecting intellectual sources in a systematical way to identify ideas, strategies, and plementation in all fields of sciences and techniques in foreign countries and at the same time orient to make contribution to the development of Vietnam.

People’s Committee in Vietnam: The People’sCommittee(Uỷ Ban Nhân Dân) is the executive organization of a provincial government. It is responsible for formulating and implementing policy from the Government at the local scale.

Dowload here: AVSE-Pressrelease-HCMC-Smart-Cities-16102016