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March 14 & 15, 2019 in Danang, Vietnam

Tentative Conference Program

07:30

07:30 to 08:15 Registration and Check-in with Coffee Reception

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

07:30 to 08:15 Registration and Check-in with Coffee Reception

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

08:15

08:15 to 08:30 Vietnamese Student Dance Performance from Danang University of Science and Technology

08:15 to 08:30 Vietnamese Student Dance Performance from Danang University of Science and Technology
08:30

08:30 to 09:00 Welcome Remarks

08:30 to 09:00 Welcome Remarks
U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam
U.S. Department of State
08:30 to 09:00 Welcome Remarks
Phung Xuan nha
Minister
Vietnam Ministry of Education and Training
09:00

09:00 to 09:45 Distinguished Keynote Presentation: “Meet the STEM Workforce of the Future”

TBD

TBD

09:00 to 09:45 Distinguished Keynote Presentation: “Meet the STEM Workforce of the Future”

TBD

09:45

09:45 to 10:30 Distinguished Industry-Academic Leader’s Panel: “Redesigning the STEM Education Workforce: A Public-Private Partnership Call to Action”

 

Moderator: Dr. Charlie Nguyen, Professor and Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering, The Catholic University of America

 

09:45 to 10:30 Distinguished Industry-Academic Leader’s Panel: “Redesigning the STEM Education Workforce: A Public-Private Partnership Call to Action”

 

Moderator: Dr. Charlie Nguyen, Professor and Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering, The Catholic University of America
President
Danang University of Science and Technology

 

09:45 to 10:30 Distinguished Industry-Academic Leader’s Panel: “Redesigning the STEM Education Workforce: A Public-Private Partnership Call to Action”

 

Moderator: Dr. Charlie Nguyen, Professor and Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering, The Catholic University of America
Dr. Binh Thy Nguyen Tran
Chancellor
The American University in Vietnam

 

09:45 to 10:30 Distinguished Industry-Academic Leader’s Panel: “Redesigning the STEM Education Workforce: A Public-Private Partnership Call to Action”

 

Moderator: Dr. Charlie Nguyen, Professor and Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering, The Catholic University of America
Vice Rector
Ho Chi Minh University of Technology

 

09:45 to 10:30 Distinguished Industry-Academic Leader’s Panel: “Redesigning the STEM Education Workforce: A Public-Private Partnership Call to Action”

 

Moderator: Dr. Charlie Nguyen, Professor and Dean Emeritus, School of Engineering, The Catholic University of America
Chair, Board of Director
FPT Danang

10:30 to 11:00 Coffee Break

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking 

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking 

10:30 to 11:00 Coffee Break

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking 

11:00 to 11:45 Distinguished EdTech Innovations Panel: “AI, Cloud, and Digital Immersion Learning: Creating Learner-Centered Access at Scale”

 

Moderator: Mr. Octavio Heredia, Director, Global Outreach and Extended Education; Arizona State University

 

11:00 to 11:45 Distinguished EdTech Innovations Panel: “AI, Cloud, and Digital Immersion Learning: Creating Learner-Centered Access at Scale”

 

Moderator: Mr. Octavio Heredia, Director, Global Outreach and Extended Education; Arizona State University
Vice Minister
Ministry of Education and Training

 

11:00 to 11:45 Distinguished EdTech Innovations Panel: “AI, Cloud, and Digital Immersion Learning: Creating Learner-Centered Access at Scale”

 

Moderator: Mr. Octavio Heredia, Director, Global Outreach and Extended Education; Arizona State University
Director of Student Success
Pearson Education

 

11:00 to 11:45 Distinguished EdTech Innovations Panel: “AI, Cloud, and Digital Immersion Learning: Creating Learner-Centered Access at Scale”

 

Moderator: Mr. Octavio Heredia, Director, Global Outreach and Extended Education; Arizona State University
Head of Education
Amazon Asia Pacific and Japan
11:45

11:45 to 12:00 Pearson Faculty Instructional Innovation Award

11:45 to 12:00 Pearson Faculty Instructional 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

Session 1: Today’s Academic Preparation for Tomorrow’s Digital Workforce

Session 2: Essential Skills for the Future Digital Workforce

Session 3: Application and Assumptions of Advanced Technology

Session 1: Today’s Academic Preparation for Tomorrow’s Digital Workforce

Session 2: Essential Skills for the Future Digital Workforce

Session 3: Application and Assumptions of Advanced Technology

13:30 to 15:00 Technical Sessions Track 01

Session 1: Today’s Academic Preparation for Tomorrow’s Digital Workforce

Session 2: Essential Skills for the Future Digital Workforce

Session 3: Application and Assumptions of Advanced Technology

15:00 to 15:30 Coffee Break

15:00 to 15:30 Coffee Break

15:30 to 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02

Session 4: Classroom Innovations for the Future Digital Workforce

Session 5: How Advanced Technology is Providing Opportunities in Commerce

Session 6: The Effects of Practical Knowledge on the Future Digital Workforce 

Session 4: Classroom Innovations for the Future Digital Workforce

Session 5: How Advanced Technology is Providing Opportunities in Commerce

Session 6: The Effects of Practical Knowledge on the Future Digital Workforce 

15:30 to 17:00 Technical Sessions Track 02

Session 4: Classroom Innovations for the Future Digital Workforce

Session 5: How Advanced Technology is Providing Opportunities in Commerce

Session 6: The Effects of Practical Knowledge on the Future Digital Workforce 

07:30

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

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking 

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking 

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

STEMCON Showcase Exhibition

Networking 

08:15

08:15 to 08:30 Welcome

Presentation of Female Scholarship by eSilicon

Presentation of Female Scholarship by eSilicon

08:15 to 08:30 Welcome

Presentation of Female Scholarship by eSilicon

Dr. Binh Thy Nguyen Tran
Chancellor
The American University in Vietnam
08:30

08:30 to 09:00 Keynote Presentation: “Globalization and Collaboration through Science Diplomacy”

 

 

08:30 to 09:00 Keynote Presentation: “Globalization and Collaboration through Science Diplomacy”

 

Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Science, Space, and Health Science Advisor
US. State Department
09:00

09:00 to 09:45 Distinguished Panel: “Broadening Participation in STEM: Closing the Gender Gap”

 

Moderator: Dr. Thu Thi Anh Nguyen, Lecturer, University of Danang; Senior Vice President of Fablab Danang

 

09:00 to 09:45 Distinguished Panel: “Broadening Participation in STEM: Closing the Gender Gap”

 

Moderator: Dr. Thu Thi Anh Nguyen, Lecturer, University of Danang; Senior Vice President of Fablab Danang
President
Honeywell Indochina

 

09:00 to 09:45 Distinguished Panel: “Broadening Participation in STEM: Closing the Gender Gap”

 

Moderator: Dr. Thu Thi Anh Nguyen, Lecturer, University of Danang; Senior Vice President of Fablab Danang
Regional Director, Asia
Oracle Academy

 

09:00 to 09:45 Distinguished Panel: “Broadening Participation in STEM: Closing the Gender Gap”

 

Moderator: Dr. Thu Thi Anh Nguyen, Lecturer, University of Danang; Senior Vice President of Fablab Danang
Dr. John Judge
Dean of the School of Engineering
The Catholic University of America

 

09:00 to 09:45 Distinguished Panel: “Broadening Participation in STEM: Closing the Gender Gap”

 

Moderator: Dr. Thu Thi Anh Nguyen, Lecturer, University of Danang; Senior Vice President of Fablab Danang
Prof. Dr. Do Van Dung
Rector
HCMC University of Technology and Education

09:45 to 10:00 Coffee Break

09:45 to 10:00 Coffee Break

10:00 to 10:45 Industry Leadership Roundtable: “Strategizing to Fill the Future STEM Workforce in the Digital Economy! What are the big ideas?”

 

Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey Goss, Associate Vice Provost, SE Asia; Arizona State University

 

10:00 to 10:45 Industry Leadership Roundtable: “Strategizing to Fill the Future STEM Workforce in the Digital Economy! What are the big ideas?”

 

Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey Goss, Associate Vice Provost, SE Asia; Arizona State University
Vietnam and Malaysia Public Affairs Manager
Intel Products Vietnam

 

10:00 to 10:45 Industry Leadership Roundtable: “Strategizing to Fill the Future STEM Workforce in the Digital Economy! What are the big ideas?”

 

Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey Goss, Associate Vice Provost, SE Asia; Arizona State University
Dr. Tom Hunsaker
Clinical Associate Professor of Management & Academic Director, Applied Learning Programs
Thunderbird School

 

10:00 to 10:45 Industry Leadership Roundtable: “Strategizing to Fill the Future STEM Workforce in the Digital Economy! What are the big ideas?”

 

Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey Goss, Associate Vice Provost, SE Asia; Arizona State University
President and CEO
eSilicon

 

10:00 to 10:45 Industry Leadership Roundtable: “Strategizing to Fill the Future STEM Workforce in the Digital Economy! What are the big ideas?”

 

Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey Goss, Associate Vice Provost, SE Asia; Arizona State University
Director
Axon Vietnam

 

10:00 to 10:45 Industry Leadership Roundtable: “Strategizing to Fill the Future STEM Workforce in the Digital Economy! What are the big ideas?”

 

Moderator: Mr. Jeffrey Goss, Associate Vice Provost, SE Asia; Arizona State University
General Director
Medtronic

10:45 to 11:30 Distinguished Panel: “The Vital Role of Vocational Colleges in Bridging the STEM Talent Gap”

 

Moderator: Mr. Deren Temel, Program Manager, Arizona State University

 

10:45 to 11:30 Distinguished Panel: “The Vital Role of Vocational Colleges in Bridging the STEM Talent Gap”

 

Moderator: Mr. Deren Temel, Program Manager, Arizona State University
Technical and Field Director
Schindler Vietnam, Ltd.

 

10:45 to 11:30 Distinguished Panel: “The Vital Role of Vocational Colleges in Bridging the STEM Talent Gap”

 

Moderator: Mr. Deren Temel, Program Manager, Arizona State University
Felicitas Huong Friedrich
CSR Delegate and Education Manager
Schneider Electric

 

10:45 to 11:30 Distinguished Panel: “The Vital Role of Vocational Colleges in Bridging the STEM Talent Gap”

 

Moderator: Mr. Deren Temel, Program Manager, Arizona State University
Director, General Directorate of Vocational Training
Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs
11:30

11:30 to 11:45 Abstract Award Presentations

11:30 to 11:45 Abstract Award Presentations
Program Liaison for Curricular Innovation, BUILD-IT
Arizona State University
11:45

11:45 to 12:00 Closing Remarks and Group Picture

11:45 to 12:00 Closing Remarks and Group Picture
Associate Vice Provost
Arizona State University
12:00

12:00 Close of Conference

12:00 Close of Conference