On July 23rd in Da Nang, President of the Association of Vietnamese Scientists and Experts (AVSE Global), Prof. Nguyen Duc Khuong and General Director, Vu Ngoc Anh participated in the seminar of “Leveraging Creativity, Entrepreneurship, Stimulating Economic Development”. The event was chaired by Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam with the aim to coordinate economic development strategies for key cities in the Central region. Throughout the course of the seminar, government officials agreed that promoting innovation and creativity has become a critical mission in the era of Industrial Revolution 4.0. The world does not wait for us.
Prof. Khương’s talk on “Innovation: the foundation for economic model renewal” was highly acknowledged by the Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Board and Vietnamese leaders, as well as those of Da Nang in particular.
Through his talk on “International experience in developing National Hi-tech Zones tied with Creativity and Entrepreneurship Development”, Mr. Vu Ngoc Anh, the CEO of AVSE Global, made four suggestions for the Da Nang Hi-tech Zone: creating a positive start-up environment; generating networks with high connectivity to update and exchange new technological trends; facilitating mechanism for start-up development, especially the venture capital fund, and training high-quality human resources.
The seminar attracted more than 250 local and foreign representatives. This is one of the major activities of AVSE Global in 2018, in an effort to convey new models of socio-economic development based on the knowledge economy, thus positively influencing the transition of Vietnam’s growth model./.