Tentative Conference Program

07:30

07:30 to 08:30 Registration and Check-in with Coffee Reception

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

07:30 to 08:30 Registration and Check-in with Coffee Reception

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

08:30

08:30 to 08:45 Welcome Remarks

08:30 to 08:45 Welcome Remarks
Party Secretary
Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee
08:30 to 08:45 Welcome Remarks
U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam
U.S. Department of State
08:45

08:45 to 09:00 Opening Remarks

08:45 to 09:00 Opening Remarks
Phung Xuan nha
Minister
Vietnam Ministry of Education and Training
09:00

09:00 to 09:30 Distinguished Keynote Presentation: “The Future is Now: Disruptive Technology Advancement Enabling Innovation in Vietnam. What are the opportunities for STEM Education?”

09:00 to 09:30 Distinguished Keynote Presentation: “The Future is Now: Disruptive Technology Advancement Enabling Innovation in Vietnam. What are the opportunities for STEM Education?”
09:30

09:30 to 10:30 Distinguished Panel: “STEM Workforce Directive: Industry Call to Action to Bridge Skills Gaps in Vietnam” Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss, Associate Vice Provost for SE Asia, Arizona State University

09:30 to 10:30 Distinguished Panel: “STEM Workforce Directive: Industry Call to Action to Bridge Skills Gaps in Vietnam” Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss, Associate Vice Provost for SE Asia, Arizona State University
Vice President, Manufacturing and Operations and General Manager
Intel Products Vietnam
09:30 to 10:30 Distinguished Panel: “STEM Workforce Directive: Industry Call to Action to Bridge Skills Gaps in Vietnam” Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss, Associate Vice Provost for SE Asia, Arizona State University
Chief Operating Officer
Indo Tran Corporation
09:30 to 10:30 Distinguished Panel: “STEM Workforce Directive: Industry Call to Action to Bridge Skills Gaps in Vietnam” Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss, Associate Vice Provost for SE Asia, Arizona State University
Managing Director
First Solar Vietnam Manufacturing Co., LTD
10:30

10:30 to 10:45 Coffee Break

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking 

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking 

10:30 to 10:45 Coffee Break

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking 

10:45

10:45 to 11:45 Distinguished Panel: “Building Stackable Credentials and Pathways: Preparing STEM students to be flexible learners for 21st Century Careers” Moderator: Mr. Jimmy Cervin, Program Liaison for Curricular Innovation, Arizona State University

10:45 to 11:45 Distinguished Panel: “Building Stackable Credentials and Pathways: Preparing STEM students to be flexible learners for 21st Century Careers” Moderator: Mr. Jimmy Cervin, Program Liaison for Curricular Innovation, Arizona State University
Senior Manager, Cloud Solution Architect
Oracle
10:45 to 11:45 Distinguished Panel: “Building Stackable Credentials and Pathways: Preparing STEM students to be flexible learners for 21st Century Careers” Moderator: Mr. Jimmy Cervin, Program Liaison for Curricular Innovation, Arizona State University
Head of Technology, AWS ASEAN
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
10:45 to 11:45 Distinguished Panel: “Building Stackable Credentials and Pathways: Preparing STEM students to be flexible learners for 21st Century Careers” Moderator: Mr. Jimmy Cervin, Program Liaison for Curricular Innovation, Arizona State University
Rector
Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology and Education
10:45 to 11:45 Distinguished Panel: “Building Stackable Credentials and Pathways: Preparing STEM students to be flexible learners for 21st Century Careers” Moderator: Mr. Jimmy Cervin, Program Liaison for Curricular Innovation, Arizona State University
General Director
Dow Chemical Vietnam
10:45 to 11:45 Distinguished Panel: “Building Stackable Credentials and Pathways: Preparing STEM students to be flexible learners for 21st Century Careers” Moderator: Mr. Jimmy Cervin, Program Liaison for Curricular Innovation, Arizona State University
Sales Lead - Asia Pacific & Japan
Coursera
10:45 to 11:45 Distinguished Panel: “Building Stackable Credentials and Pathways: Preparing STEM students to be flexible learners for 21st Century Careers” Moderator: Mr. Jimmy Cervin, Program Liaison for Curricular Innovation, Arizona State University
Rector
Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh City
11:45

11:45 to 12:00 Pearson Innovation Award

11:45 to 12:00 Pearson Innovation Award
Director of Student Success
Pearson Education
12:00

12:00 to 13:30 Lunch and Expo Area

12:00 to 13:30 Lunch and Expo Area
13:30

13:30 to 15:00 Technical Sessions Track 01

Presentation Track 1: Building STEM Ecosystems: Learning Outside the Traditional Classrooms

Presentation Track 2: Universal Urgency to Build STEM Skills

Presentation Track 3: Scaling Soft Skills Development to Meet Workforce Demand

Interactive Panel
Session 1: Developing Digital Literacy: LMS Engagement
Session 2: Success Stories in Accreditation: Lessons Learned and Future Plans

Presentation Track 1: Building STEM Ecosystems: Learning Outside the Traditional Classrooms

Presentation Track 2: Universal Urgency to Build STEM Skills

Presentation Track 3: Scaling Soft Skills Development to Meet Workforce Demand

Interactive Panel
Session 1: Developing Digital Literacy: LMS Engagement
Session 2: Success Stories in Accreditation: Lessons Learned and Future Plans

13:30 to 15:00 Technical Sessions Track 01

Presentation Track 1: Building STEM Ecosystems: Learning Outside the Traditional Classrooms

Presentation Track 2: Universal Urgency to Build STEM Skills

Presentation Track 3: Scaling Soft Skills Development to Meet Workforce Demand

Interactive Panel
Session 1: Developing Digital Literacy: LMS Engagement
Session 2: Success Stories in Accreditation: Lessons Learned and Future Plans

15:00

15:00 to 15:30 Coffee Break

15:00 to 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30

15:30 to 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02

Presentation Track 4: Scaling Technical Skills Development to Meet Workforce Demand

Presentation Track 5: Building Talent at Scale with Entrepreneurial Disposition

Presentation Track 6: New Learning Paradigms for Teaching Advanced Technology

Galley Walk: URI Student Poster Presentations

Presentation Track 4: Scaling Technical Skills Development to Meet Workforce Demand

Presentation Track 5: Building Talent at Scale with Entrepreneurial Disposition

Presentation Track 6: New Learning Paradigms for Teaching Advanced Technology

Galley Walk: URI Student Poster Presentations

15:30 to 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02

Presentation Track 4: Scaling Technical Skills Development to Meet Workforce Demand

Presentation Track 5: Building Talent at Scale with Entrepreneurial Disposition

Presentation Track 6: New Learning Paradigms for Teaching Advanced Technology

Galley Walk: URI Student Poster Presentations

07:30

07:30 to 08:30 Check-in and Coffee Reception

 

 

07:30 to 08:30 Check-in and Coffee Reception

 

08:30

08:30 to 08:45 Welcome Remarks

08:30 to 08:45 Welcome Remarks
08:45

08:45 to 09:30 Keynote Presentation and Discussion: "Building Autonomy in Higher Education: Moving from the Traditional Agency Model to an Agile and Transformative Value Enterprise" Moderator: Dr. Keiko Inoue, Program Director, Human Development World Bank Vietnam

08:45 to 09:30 Keynote Presentation and Discussion: "Building Autonomy in Higher Education: Moving from the Traditional Agency Model to an Agile and Transformative Value Enterprise" Moderator: Dr. Keiko Inoue, Program Director, Human Development World Bank Vietnam
Executive Director, University Design Institute
Arizona State University
08:45 to 09:30 Keynote Presentation and Discussion: "Building Autonomy in Higher Education: Moving from the Traditional Agency Model to an Agile and Transformative Value Enterprise" Moderator: Dr. Keiko Inoue, Program Director, Human Development World Bank Vietnam
Senior Officer, Higher Education Department
Ministry of Education
09:30

09:30 to 10:30 Distinguished Panel: "Partners in University Design: Industry-Academic Partnerships as a Catalyst for University Autonomy in Vietnam" Moderator: Mr. Chor Meng Tan, Director Asia Pacific, Knowledge and Learning; Wiley

09:30 to 10:30 Distinguished Panel: "Partners in University Design: Industry-Academic Partnerships as a Catalyst for University Autonomy in Vietnam" Moderator: Mr. Chor Meng Tan, Director Asia Pacific, Knowledge and Learning; Wiley
Executive Director
American Chamber of Commerce-Ho Chi Minh City
09:30 to 10:30 Distinguished Panel: "Partners in University Design: Industry-Academic Partnerships as a Catalyst for University Autonomy in Vietnam" Moderator: Mr. Chor Meng Tan, Director Asia Pacific, Knowledge and Learning; Wiley
Vice Rector
Phenikaa University
09:30 to 10:30 Distinguished Panel: "Partners in University Design: Industry-Academic Partnerships as a Catalyst for University Autonomy in Vietnam" Moderator: Mr. Chor Meng Tan, Director Asia Pacific, Knowledge and Learning; Wiley
Vice Director, Higher Education Department
Vietnam Ministry of Education and Training
09:30 to 10:30 Distinguished Panel: "Partners in University Design: Industry-Academic Partnerships as a Catalyst for University Autonomy in Vietnam" Moderator: Mr. Chor Meng Tan, Director Asia Pacific, Knowledge and Learning; Wiley
President
Danang University of Science and Technology
10:30

10:30 to 10:45 Coffee Break

10:30 to 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45

10:45 to 12:30 Concurrent Strategy Workshops:

Session 1: Building a Strategy for University Autonomy | Facilitator: Dr. Nguyen Anh Dung, Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss, Dr. Keiko Inoue, and Dr. Minu Ipe

Session 2: Designing Stackable Credentials and Curricula to Increase Access and Scale for the Universal Life-long Learner | Facilitator: Dr. Dale Johnson

Session 3: Organizing a Team and Strategy for AUN and ABET Accreditation | Facilitator: Dr. Kathy Wigal and Dr. Charlie Nguyen

Session 1: Building a Strategy for University Autonomy | Facilitator: Dr. Nguyen Anh Dung, Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss, Dr. Keiko Inoue, and Dr. Minu Ipe

Session 2: Designing Stackable Credentials and Curricula to Increase Access and Scale for the Universal Life-long Learner | Facilitator: Dr. Dale Johnson

Session 3: Organizing a Team and Strategy for AUN and ABET Accreditation | Facilitator: Dr. Kathy Wigal and Dr. Charlie Nguyen

10:45 to 12:30 Concurrent Strategy Workshops:

Session 1: Building a Strategy for University Autonomy | Facilitator: Dr. Nguyen Anh Dung, Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss, Dr. Keiko Inoue, and Dr. Minu Ipe

Session 2: Designing Stackable Credentials and Curricula to Increase Access and Scale for the Universal Life-long Learner | Facilitator: Dr. Dale Johnson

Session 3: Organizing a Team and Strategy for AUN and ABET Accreditation | Facilitator: Dr. Kathy Wigal and Dr. Charlie Nguyen

12:30

12:30 to 12:35 Closing Remarks

12:30 to 12:35 Closing Remarks
Associate Vice Provost
Arizona State University