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March 8 & 9, 2018 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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2018 Conference Program

07:30

07:30 Registration and Check-in

07:30 Registration and Check-in

07:30 - 08:15 Coffee Reception- Ballroom Foyer

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

(Open to all attendees)

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

(Open to all attendees)

07:30 - 08:15 Coffee Reception- Ballroom Foyer

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

(Open to all attendees)

08.30

8.30 - 09:00 Welcome Remarks- Grand Ballroom

8.30 - 09:00 Welcome Remarks- Grand Ballroom
President
Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City
8.30 - 09:00 Welcome Remarks- Grand Ballroom
Party Secretary
Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee
8.30 - 09:00 Welcome Remarks- Grand Ballroom
Phung Xuan nha
Minister
Vietnam Ministry of Education and Training
8.30 - 09:00 Welcome Remarks- Grand Ballroom
Vice President, Government Affairs
Arizona State University
09:00

09:00 - 09:45 Distinguished Keynote Presentation: “Digital Transformation in the Era of Industrial 4.0”

09:00 - 09:45 Distinguished Keynote Presentation: “Digital Transformation in the Era of Industrial 4.0”
Head of Emerging Technologies, Asia-Pacific
Amazon Web Services
09:45

09:45 - 10:30 Distinguished Industry-Academic Leader’s Panel: “Building an Adaptive Workforce to compete in Id4.0” Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss Distinguished Panelists:

09:45 - 10:30 Distinguished Industry-Academic Leader’s Panel: “Building an Adaptive Workforce to compete in Id4.0” Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss Distinguished Panelists:
President
Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh City
09:45 - 10:30 Distinguished Industry-Academic Leader’s Panel: “Building an Adaptive Workforce to compete in Id4.0” Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss Distinguished Panelists:
President
Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology
09:45 - 10:30 Distinguished Industry-Academic Leader’s Panel: “Building an Adaptive Workforce to compete in Id4.0” Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss Distinguished Panelists:
General Director
Dow Chemical Vietnam LLC
09:45 - 10:30 Distinguished Industry-Academic Leader’s Panel: “Building an Adaptive Workforce to compete in Id4.0” Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss Distinguished Panelists:
President and CEO
Siemens Limited Vietnam
09:45 - 10:30 Distinguished Industry-Academic Leader’s Panel: “Building an Adaptive Workforce to compete in Id4.0” Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss Distinguished Panelists:
Managing Director
First Solar Vietnam
09:45 - 10:30 Distinguished Industry-Academic Leader’s Panel: “Building an Adaptive Workforce to compete in Id4.0” Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey S. Goss Distinguished Panelists:
General Manager
Intel Products Vietnam
10:30

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break- Ballroom Foyer

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break- Ballroom Foyer

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking

11:00

11:00 - 11:15 Pearson Innovation Award

11:00 - 11:15 Pearson Innovation Award
Director of Student Success
Pearson Education
11:15

11:15 - 12:00 Digital Immersion Learning: Creating Access and Scale for Industrial 4.0 Skills and Competencies Moderator: Dr. Rivadavia Alvarenga

11:15 - 12:00 Digital Immersion Learning: Creating Access and Scale for Industrial 4.0 Skills and Competencies Moderator: Dr. Rivadavia Alvarenga
Rector
Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology and Education
11:15 - 12:00 Digital Immersion Learning: Creating Access and Scale for Industrial 4.0 Skills and Competencies Moderator: Dr. Rivadavia Alvarenga
Senior Manager, Smart Cities Platforms
Autodesk
11:15 - 12:00 Digital Immersion Learning: Creating Access and Scale for Industrial 4.0 Skills and Competencies Moderator: Dr. Rivadavia Alvarenga
Vice President
Ho Chi Minh City Open University
11:15 - 12:00 Digital Immersion Learning: Creating Access and Scale for Industrial 4.0 Skills and Competencies Moderator: Dr. Rivadavia Alvarenga
Co-Founder and CEO
Topica Edtech, Singapore-Philippines
11:15 - 12:00 Digital Immersion Learning: Creating Access and Scale for Industrial 4.0 Skills and Competencies Moderator: Dr. Rivadavia Alvarenga
Director of Student Success
Pearson Education
12:00

12:00 - 13:30 Lunch

12:00 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30

13:30 - 15:00 Technical Sessions Track 01 - Hoi An

Session 01: Interactive Workshop: Business Model Generation

Session 01: Interactive Workshop: Business Model Generation

13:30 - 15:00 Technical Sessions Track 01 - Hoi An

Session 01: Interactive Workshop: Business Model Generation

Global Business Development Officer at EdPlus
Arizona State University

13:30 - 15:00 Technical Sessions Track 01 - Me Kong*

Session 02: Interactive Workshop: APEC Working Group: Bourgeoning Gaps in Data Science

*Attendance by Invite Only

Session 02: Interactive Workshop: APEC Working Group: Bourgeoning Gaps in Data Science

*Attendance by Invite Only

13:30 - 15:00 Technical Sessions Track 01 - Me Kong*

Session 02: Interactive Workshop: APEC Working Group: Bourgeoning Gaps in Data Science

*Attendance by Invite Only

Associate Vice Provost
Arizona State University

13:30 - 15:00 Technical Sessions Track 01 - VIP 3

Session 03: Building Knowledge Capacity Through Technology in Education

Session Chair: Dr. Robert Connolly, Crossroads Management Consulting

Abstract: A Method for Building an Intelligent System for Solving Problems in Mathematical Courses at the University Level
Author: Mr. Nguyen Dinh Hien, University of Information Technology

Abstract: STEM Activities in Robotics and Internet of Things
Author: Mr. Cao Xuan Nam, Ho Chi Minh University of Science - HCMUS, VNU-HCM

Abstract: Progressing Towards a Flipped Classroom Model in STEM Education
Authors: Dr. Nguyen Huy Phuc & Dr. Pham Tran Bich Thuan, Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh City - IUH

Abstract: S-ROBOT—A STEM Model for Engineering Education in High Schools
Author: Mr. Do Ngoc Binh Phuong, Saigon Institute of Technology

Session 03: Building Knowledge Capacity Through Technology in Education

Session Chair: Dr. Robert Connolly, Crossroads Management Consulting

Abstract: A Method for Building an Intelligent System for Solving Problems in Mathematical Courses at the University Level
Author: Mr. Nguyen Dinh Hien, University of Information Technology

Abstract: STEM Activities in Robotics and Internet of Things
Author: Mr. Cao Xuan Nam, Ho Chi Minh University of Science - HCMUS, VNU-HCM

Abstract: Progressing Towards a Flipped Classroom Model in STEM Education
Authors: Dr. Nguyen Huy Phuc & Dr. Pham Tran Bich Thuan, Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh City - IUH

Abstract: S-ROBOT—A STEM Model for Engineering Education in High Schools
Author: Mr. Do Ngoc Binh Phuong, Saigon Institute of Technology

13:30 - 15:00 Technical Sessions Track 01 - VIP 3

Session 03: Building Knowledge Capacity Through Technology in Education

Session Chair: Dr. Robert Connolly, Crossroads Management Consulting

Abstract: A Method for Building an Intelligent System for Solving Problems in Mathematical Courses at the University Level
Author: Mr. Nguyen Dinh Hien, University of Information Technology

Abstract: STEM Activities in Robotics and Internet of Things
Author: Mr. Cao Xuan Nam, Ho Chi Minh University of Science - HCMUS, VNU-HCM

Abstract: Progressing Towards a Flipped Classroom Model in STEM Education
Authors: Dr. Nguyen Huy Phuc & Dr. Pham Tran Bich Thuan, Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh City - IUH

Abstract: S-ROBOT—A STEM Model for Engineering Education in High Schools
Author: Mr. Do Ngoc Binh Phuong, Saigon Institute of Technology

13:30 - 15:00 Technical Sessions Track 01 - VIP 4

Session 04: Advancing English Proficiency in the STEM Classroom

Session Chair: Mr. Jimmy Cervin, Arizona State University

Abstract: Integrating STEM and English Language Learning: A Disciplinary Literacy Framework
Author: Mr. Chris Capadona, American International School Vietnam/Chiang Mai International School Thailand

Abstract: An Investigation into the Hesitation of Low-level Vocational Students When Studying English by Using Innovative Technology.
Authors: Ms. Le Thi Diep Huong & Ms. Ho Thi Quynh Nhu, Hue Industrial College

Abstract: Professionalizing STEM Students Blending English Language in Pedocompunity Environment
Author: Mr. Sanjayan Suseelan Thottapattunjalil, MES College, Kerala, India

Abstract: Content and Language Integrated Learning in the Lathe Practice
Author: Mr. Nguyen Thoai Khanh, Cao Thang Technical College - CTTC

Session 04: Advancing English Proficiency in the STEM Classroom

Session Chair: Mr. Jimmy Cervin, Arizona State University

Abstract: Integrating STEM and English Language Learning: A Disciplinary Literacy Framework
Author: Mr. Chris Capadona, American International School Vietnam/Chiang Mai International School Thailand

Abstract: An Investigation into the Hesitation of Low-level Vocational Students When Studying English by Using Innovative Technology.
Authors: Ms. Le Thi Diep Huong & Ms. Ho Thi Quynh Nhu, Hue Industrial College

Abstract: Professionalizing STEM Students Blending English Language in Pedocompunity Environment
Author: Mr. Sanjayan Suseelan Thottapattunjalil, MES College, Kerala, India

Abstract: Content and Language Integrated Learning in the Lathe Practice
Author: Mr. Nguyen Thoai Khanh, Cao Thang Technical College - CTTC

13:30 - 15:00 Technical Sessions Track 01 - VIP 4

Session 04: Advancing English Proficiency in the STEM Classroom

Session Chair: Mr. Jimmy Cervin, Arizona State University

Abstract: Integrating STEM and English Language Learning: A Disciplinary Literacy Framework
Author: Mr. Chris Capadona, American International School Vietnam/Chiang Mai International School Thailand

Abstract: An Investigation into the Hesitation of Low-level Vocational Students When Studying English by Using Innovative Technology.
Authors: Ms. Le Thi Diep Huong & Ms. Ho Thi Quynh Nhu, Hue Industrial College

Abstract: Professionalizing STEM Students Blending English Language in Pedocompunity Environment
Author: Mr. Sanjayan Suseelan Thottapattunjalil, MES College, Kerala, India

Abstract: Content and Language Integrated Learning in the Lathe Practice
Author: Mr. Nguyen Thoai Khanh, Cao Thang Technical College - CTTC

13:30 - 15:00 Technical Sessions Track 01 - VIP 5

Session 05: Reaching for that Higher Status: Paths to Accreditation

Session Chair: Dr. Scott Danielson, Arizona State University

Abstract: Constraints and Challenges of STEM Programs on the Accreditation Path
Authors: Mr. Nguyen Hoi Nghia, Ms. Le Thanh Tu, Mr. La Hoai Tuan, Ms. Bui Thi Nhu Hue, Center for Education Accreditation, VNU-HCM

Abstract: From CDIO to AUN-QA: A Case Study at DUT
Authors: Dr. Pham Van Tuan, Dr. Phan Minh Duc, Dr. Doan Quang Vinh, Danang University of Technology - DUT

Abstract: Making Continuous Improvements at CTTC Towards Accreditation
Authors: Mr. Ngo Dieu Thach & Ms. Ngo Thi Thanh Binh, Cao Thang Technical College - CTTC

Abstract: Teaching Capacity Enhancement for STEM Faculty at VNU-HCM University of Science Through a CDIO Training Program
Author: Ms. Nguyen Thi Huyen, VNU-HCM University of Science

Session 05: Reaching for that Higher Status: Paths to Accreditation

Session Chair: Dr. Scott Danielson, Arizona State University

Abstract: Constraints and Challenges of STEM Programs on the Accreditation Path
Authors: Mr. Nguyen Hoi Nghia, Ms. Le Thanh Tu, Mr. La Hoai Tuan, Ms. Bui Thi Nhu Hue, Center for Education Accreditation, VNU-HCM

Abstract: From CDIO to AUN-QA: A Case Study at DUT
Authors: Dr. Pham Van Tuan, Dr. Phan Minh Duc, Dr. Doan Quang Vinh, Danang University of Technology - DUT

Abstract: Making Continuous Improvements at CTTC Towards Accreditation
Authors: Mr. Ngo Dieu Thach & Ms. Ngo Thi Thanh Binh, Cao Thang Technical College - CTTC

Abstract: Teaching Capacity Enhancement for STEM Faculty at VNU-HCM University of Science Through a CDIO Training Program
Author: Ms. Nguyen Thi Huyen, VNU-HCM University of Science

13:30 - 15:00 Technical Sessions Track 01 - VIP 5

Session 05: Reaching for that Higher Status: Paths to Accreditation

Session Chair: Dr. Scott Danielson, Arizona State University

Abstract: Constraints and Challenges of STEM Programs on the Accreditation Path
Authors: Mr. Nguyen Hoi Nghia, Ms. Le Thanh Tu, Mr. La Hoai Tuan, Ms. Bui Thi Nhu Hue, Center for Education Accreditation, VNU-HCM

Abstract: From CDIO to AUN-QA: A Case Study at DUT
Authors: Dr. Pham Van Tuan, Dr. Phan Minh Duc, Dr. Doan Quang Vinh, Danang University of Technology - DUT

Abstract: Making Continuous Improvements at CTTC Towards Accreditation
Authors: Mr. Ngo Dieu Thach & Ms. Ngo Thi Thanh Binh, Cao Thang Technical College - CTTC

Abstract: Teaching Capacity Enhancement for STEM Faculty at VNU-HCM University of Science Through a CDIO Training Program
Author: Ms. Nguyen Thi Huyen, VNU-HCM University of Science

15:00

15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break- Ballroom Foyer

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking

15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break- Ballroom Foyer

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking

15:30

15:30 - 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02 - Hoi An

Session 06: Interactive Workshop: Leadership Development: Soft Skills for University and Industry 

Session 06: Interactive Workshop: Leadership Development: Soft Skills for University and Industry 

15:30 - 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02 - Hoi An

Session 06: Interactive Workshop: Leadership Development: Soft Skills for University and Industry 

Program Liaison for Curricular Innovation, BUILD-IT
Arizona State University

15:30 - 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02 - Me Kong

Session 07: Interactive Workshop: Amazon Cloud Computing Application 

Session 07: Interactive Workshop: Amazon Cloud Computing Application 

15:30 - 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02 - Me Kong

Session 07: Interactive Workshop: Amazon Cloud Computing Application 

Account Executive
Amazon Web Services

15:30 - 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02 - VIP 3

Session 08: Investing in Human Capital: Professional Skills and Industry 4.0

Session Chair: Mr. Jose Quiroga, Arizona State University

Abstract: The Importance of Soft Skills for the Employability of University Graduates in Vietnam
Author: Mr. Brain Joseph O’Reilly, Vietnamese German University

Abstract: How Should Higher Education Institutions in Vietnam Respond to the Demands of the Technological Revolution 4.0
Author: Ms. Ly Thien Trang, HCMC University of Technology and Education - HCMUTE

Abstract: Improving Essential Skills to Succeed in the International Working Environment: A Case Study at Can Tho University
Authors: Ms. Tran Thi My Dung, Mr. Nguyen Minh Luan, Mr. Nguyen Chi Ngon, Mr. Nguyen Van Cuong, Can Tho University - CTU

Abstract: The Relevance of Teaching Methods in Building Soft Skills for Students and the Need for Work-Based Simulated Tasks
Author: Mr. Vo Xuan Tien, HCMC University of Technology and Education - HCMUTE

Session 08: Investing in Human Capital: Professional Skills and Industry 4.0

Session Chair: Mr. Jose Quiroga, Arizona State University

Abstract: The Importance of Soft Skills for the Employability of University Graduates in Vietnam
Author: Mr. Brain Joseph O’Reilly, Vietnamese German University

Abstract: How Should Higher Education Institutions in Vietnam Respond to the Demands of the Technological Revolution 4.0
Author: Ms. Ly Thien Trang, HCMC University of Technology and Education - HCMUTE

Abstract: Improving Essential Skills to Succeed in the International Working Environment: A Case Study at Can Tho University
Authors: Ms. Tran Thi My Dung, Mr. Nguyen Minh Luan, Mr. Nguyen Chi Ngon, Mr. Nguyen Van Cuong, Can Tho University - CTU

Abstract: The Relevance of Teaching Methods in Building Soft Skills for Students and the Need for Work-Based Simulated Tasks
Author: Mr. Vo Xuan Tien, HCMC University of Technology and Education - HCMUTE

15:30 - 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02 - VIP 3

Session 08: Investing in Human Capital: Professional Skills and Industry 4.0

Session Chair: Mr. Jose Quiroga, Arizona State University

Abstract: The Importance of Soft Skills for the Employability of University Graduates in Vietnam
Author: Mr. Brain Joseph O’Reilly, Vietnamese German University

Abstract: How Should Higher Education Institutions in Vietnam Respond to the Demands of the Technological Revolution 4.0
Author: Ms. Ly Thien Trang, HCMC University of Technology and Education - HCMUTE

Abstract: Improving Essential Skills to Succeed in the International Working Environment: A Case Study at Can Tho University
Authors: Ms. Tran Thi My Dung, Mr. Nguyen Minh Luan, Mr. Nguyen Chi Ngon, Mr. Nguyen Van Cuong, Can Tho University - CTU

Abstract: The Relevance of Teaching Methods in Building Soft Skills for Students and the Need for Work-Based Simulated Tasks
Author: Mr. Vo Xuan Tien, HCMC University of Technology and Education - HCMUTE

15:30 - 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02 - VIP 4

Session 09: Careers in STEM: Preparing Vietnam’s Future Workforce Today

Session Chair: Ms. Sasha Stinchfield, Arizona State University

Abstract: Fostering Intrinsic Motivation and Engagement Amongst Low-Achieving Students Through Fun and Simple STEM-Maker Activities
Author: Dr. Mohammed Nazir Bin Amir, Ministry of Education, Singapore

Abstract: Promoting an Entrepreneurial and Innovative Mindset at Engineering Universities
Authors: Dr. Nguyen Quang Nhu Quynh, Dr. Nguyen Thi Anh Thu, Dr. Vu Ngoc Ha, Danang University of Technology - DUT

Abstract: A STEM Project: Experiencing Engineering @ VGU
Authors: Mr. Bradley Gregory Richard & Dr. Nguyen Minh Hien, Vietnamese-German University

Abstract: Early STEM Begins in K-12
Authors: Dr. Nguyen Vu Kim Yen & Dr. Sonya Sanzo, Wessendorff Middle School, TX, USA

Session 09: Careers in STEM: Preparing Vietnam’s Future Workforce Today

Session Chair: Ms. Sasha Stinchfield, Arizona State University

Abstract: Fostering Intrinsic Motivation and Engagement Amongst Low-Achieving Students Through Fun and Simple STEM-Maker Activities
Author: Dr. Mohammed Nazir Bin Amir, Ministry of Education, Singapore

Abstract: Promoting an Entrepreneurial and Innovative Mindset at Engineering Universities
Authors: Dr. Nguyen Quang Nhu Quynh, Dr. Nguyen Thi Anh Thu, Dr. Vu Ngoc Ha, Danang University of Technology - DUT

Abstract: A STEM Project: Experiencing Engineering @ VGU
Authors: Mr. Bradley Gregory Richard & Dr. Nguyen Minh Hien, Vietnamese-German University

Abstract: Early STEM Begins in K-12
Authors: Dr. Nguyen Vu Kim Yen & Dr. Sonya Sanzo, Wessendorff Middle School, TX, USA

15:30 - 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02 - VIP 4

Session 09: Careers in STEM: Preparing Vietnam’s Future Workforce Today

Session Chair: Ms. Sasha Stinchfield, Arizona State University

Abstract: Fostering Intrinsic Motivation and Engagement Amongst Low-Achieving Students Through Fun and Simple STEM-Maker Activities
Author: Dr. Mohammed Nazir Bin Amir, Ministry of Education, Singapore

Abstract: Promoting an Entrepreneurial and Innovative Mindset at Engineering Universities
Authors: Dr. Nguyen Quang Nhu Quynh, Dr. Nguyen Thi Anh Thu, Dr. Vu Ngoc Ha, Danang University of Technology - DUT

Abstract: A STEM Project: Experiencing Engineering @ VGU
Authors: Mr. Bradley Gregory Richard & Dr. Nguyen Minh Hien, Vietnamese-German University

Abstract: Early STEM Begins in K-12
Authors: Dr. Nguyen Vu Kim Yen & Dr. Sonya Sanzo, Wessendorff Middle School, TX, USA

15:30 - 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02 - VIP 5

Session 10: Transforming Education and Industry Through Innovation

Session Chair: Dr. Kathy Wigal, Arizona State University

Abstract: An Old Problem with a New Solution: Moving Towards an Interdisciplinary Course for BKU Students in Light of Industry 4.0
Authors: Dr. Le Lam Son & Dr. Nguyen Thanh Hai, Ho Chi Minh University of Technology - HCMUT

Abstract: Building Applied Mathematics into Curricula for Industry 4.0 at VNU Hanoi University of Science
Authors: Dr. Vu Hoang Linh, Dr. Tran Manh Cuong, and Dr. Hoang Nam Dung, Vietnam National University Hanoi - VNU Hanoi

Abstract: Developing Core Competencies of Technical Students Through Active and Experiential Teaching at HCMUTE
Author: Dr. Duong Thi Kim Oanh, HCMC University of Technology and Education - HCMUTE

Abstract: What’s Stopping You? Barriers to Innovation in Higher Education
Author: Dr. Robert Thomas Connolly, Crossroads Management Consulting Co, Ltd

Abstract: STEM Competence Enhancement through Project-Based Learning under the BUILD-IT Initiative.
Authors: Dr. Ngo Dinh Thanh, Dr. Nguyen Le Hoa, and Dr. Le Quoc Huy, Danang University of Technology - DUT

Session 10: Transforming Education and Industry Through Innovation

Session Chair: Dr. Kathy Wigal, Arizona State University

Abstract: An Old Problem with a New Solution: Moving Towards an Interdisciplinary Course for BKU Students in Light of Industry 4.0
Authors: Dr. Le Lam Son & Dr. Nguyen Thanh Hai, Ho Chi Minh University of Technology - HCMUT

Abstract: Building Applied Mathematics into Curricula for Industry 4.0 at VNU Hanoi University of Science
Authors: Dr. Vu Hoang Linh, Dr. Tran Manh Cuong, and Dr. Hoang Nam Dung, Vietnam National University Hanoi - VNU Hanoi

Abstract: Developing Core Competencies of Technical Students Through Active and Experiential Teaching at HCMUTE
Author: Dr. Duong Thi Kim Oanh, HCMC University of Technology and Education - HCMUTE

Abstract: What’s Stopping You? Barriers to Innovation in Higher Education
Author: Dr. Robert Thomas Connolly, Crossroads Management Consulting Co, Ltd

Abstract: STEM Competence Enhancement through Project-Based Learning under the BUILD-IT Initiative.
Authors: Dr. Ngo Dinh Thanh, Dr. Nguyen Le Hoa, and Dr. Le Quoc Huy, Danang University of Technology - DUT

15:30 - 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02 - VIP 5

Session 10: Transforming Education and Industry Through Innovation

Session Chair: Dr. Kathy Wigal, Arizona State University

Abstract: An Old Problem with a New Solution: Moving Towards an Interdisciplinary Course for BKU Students in Light of Industry 4.0
Authors: Dr. Le Lam Son & Dr. Nguyen Thanh Hai, Ho Chi Minh University of Technology - HCMUT

Abstract: Building Applied Mathematics into Curricula for Industry 4.0 at VNU Hanoi University of Science
Authors: Dr. Vu Hoang Linh, Dr. Tran Manh Cuong, and Dr. Hoang Nam Dung, Vietnam National University Hanoi - VNU Hanoi

Abstract: Developing Core Competencies of Technical Students Through Active and Experiential Teaching at HCMUTE
Author: Dr. Duong Thi Kim Oanh, HCMC University of Technology and Education - HCMUTE

Abstract: What’s Stopping You? Barriers to Innovation in Higher Education
Author: Dr. Robert Thomas Connolly, Crossroads Management Consulting Co, Ltd

Abstract: STEM Competence Enhancement through Project-Based Learning under the BUILD-IT Initiative.
Authors: Dr. Ngo Dinh Thanh, Dr. Nguyen Le Hoa, and Dr. Le Quoc Huy, Danang University of Technology - DUT

07:30

07:30 - 08:15 Check-in and Coffee

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking

07:30 - 08:15 Check-in and Coffee

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking

08:30

08:30 - 08:45 Welcome Remarks

08:30 - 08:45 Welcome Remarks
08:45

08:45 - 09:00 eSilicon Scholarship Presentation

08:45 - 09:00 eSilicon Scholarship Presentation
President and CEO
eSilicon
09:00

09:00 - 09:30 Morning Keynote Presentation: “Future of Higher Education”

09:00 - 09:30 Morning Keynote Presentation: “Future of Higher Education”
Deputy Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Arizona State University
09:30

09:30 - 10:30 Leadership Panel Discussion: Transformative Models for Innovation in Higher Education Moderator: Dr. Stefanie Lindquist Distinguished Panelists:

09:30 - 10:30 Leadership Panel Discussion: Transformative Models for Innovation in Higher Education Moderator: Dr. Stefanie Lindquist Distinguished Panelists:
Vice President, Higher Education and Workforce
The Business-Higher Education Forum
09:30 - 10:30 Leadership Panel Discussion: Transformative Models for Innovation in Higher Education Moderator: Dr. Stefanie Lindquist Distinguished Panelists:
President and CEO
eSilicon
09:30 - 10:30 Leadership Panel Discussion: Transformative Models for Innovation in Higher Education Moderator: Dr. Stefanie Lindquist Distinguished Panelists:
Program Leader for Human Development
World Bank Vietnam
09:30 - 10:30 Leadership Panel Discussion: Transformative Models for Innovation in Higher Education Moderator: Dr. Stefanie Lindquist Distinguished Panelists:
President
RMIT University Vietnam
09:30 - 10:30 Leadership Panel Discussion: Transformative Models for Innovation in Higher Education Moderator: Dr. Stefanie Lindquist Distinguished Panelists:
Rector
Can Tho University
10:30

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking

11:00

11:00 - 11:10 Industry MOU Investment Recognition (BUILD IT Partners—Media Alert)

11:00 - 11:10 Industry MOU Investment Recognition (BUILD IT Partners—Media Alert)
Mission Director
USAID Vietnam

11:10 - 12:00 Industry 4.0 Panel Discussion: Public Private Partnerships- Now is the Right Time! Moderator: Dr.Charlie Nguyen, Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering, The Catholic University of America

11:10 - 12:00 Industry 4.0 Panel Discussion: Public Private Partnerships- Now is the Right Time! Moderator: Dr.Charlie Nguyen, Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering, The Catholic University of America
President
Danang University of Science and Technology
11:10 - 12:00 Industry 4.0 Panel Discussion: Public Private Partnerships- Now is the Right Time! Moderator: Dr.Charlie Nguyen, Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering, The Catholic University of America
Executive Director, Australia and APAC Vice President of Knowledge and Learning
Wiley
11:10 - 12:00 Industry 4.0 Panel Discussion: Public Private Partnerships- Now is the Right Time! Moderator: Dr.Charlie Nguyen, Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering, The Catholic University of America
Regional Director, Asia
Oracle Academy
11:10 - 12:00 Industry 4.0 Panel Discussion: Public Private Partnerships- Now is the Right Time! Moderator: Dr.Charlie Nguyen, Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering, The Catholic University of America
Country Manager
Rockwell Automation Vietnam
11:10 - 12:00 Industry 4.0 Panel Discussion: Public Private Partnerships- Now is the Right Time! Moderator: Dr.Charlie Nguyen, Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering, The Catholic University of America
CEO
Microsoft Vietnam
11:10 - 12:00 Industry 4.0 Panel Discussion: Public Private Partnerships- Now is the Right Time! Moderator: Dr.Charlie Nguyen, Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering, The Catholic University of America
Vice President
eSilicon
12:00

12:00 Abstract Award Presentations

12:00 Abstract Award Presentations
Program Liaison for Curricular Innovation, BUILD-IT
Arizona State University

12:15 Group Photo and Adjourn

12:15 Group Photo and Adjourn
Associate Vice Provost
Arizona State University