PEDA Forum 2018



Recognizing international integration is indispensable for higher education in the globalization, The University of Da Nang - School of Information and Communication Technology - cooperated with the College of Information Technology to organize the International Conference PEDA FORUM 2018. The conference took place on 16 and 17 August 2018 with the participation of prestigious and qualified speakers and experts from universities in Europe such as University of Turku – Finland, University of León - Spain, Dublin Institute of Technology - Ireland, and lecturers from universities in Danang and the whole country.

Prof. Huynh Cong Phap delieverd the opening speech

Mr. Timo Halttunen introduced the Agenda


PEDA FORUM 2018 creates a forum for exchanging and cooperating between international experts and trainers with local lecturers to improve teaching methodology and quality which ensures human resource training reaching the highly responsive needs of the Revolution 4.0.


A number of active teaching methods and advanced classes have been introduced and presented by international experts at the conference. In addition, difficulties and challenges in improving the methodology and application of technology in teaching at Vietnamese universities have been debated.

Mr. John Smeds presented “Teaching in the fast-changing world of ICT”

Mr. Anthoney Buckley presented “Using business cases in teaching entrepreneurship”

Mr. Vesa Hautala presented “Building University-business-collaboration”

Mr. Nhan Thanh Nguyen presented “How to activate students in and beyond class room”

Mr. Dang Ngoc Hai presented “How to make long lasting collaboration with companies”

Mr.  Ta Hung Anh presented “Case study competition as a teaching method”

Dr.  Vu The Dung presented “Flipped class approach”

Dr.  Tran Hoang Hai presented “How to use open educational resources in teaching ICT?”

Mr.  Huynh Minh Nhut presented “What teachers need to know when they start producing video in education”

Dr. Tran The Vu presented “Tools to active students beyond class room”


The conference on "PEDA FORUM 2018" has closed successfully with positive feedback from lecturers. This is one of a series of activities aiming at the internationalization of higher education, improving the training quality of the University of Da Nang - School of Information and Communication Technology as well as College of IT.