Ambassador - Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam paid a working visit to the University of Danang



Recently, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Le Quang Son - Vice President of the University of Danang (UD) chaired the meeting and worked with Mr. Pier Giorgio Aliberti – Newly appointed Ambassador, Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam during his visit to UD for the start of his new term. Attendees were Mr. Tom Corrie – Counselor, Deputy Head of Cooperation and leaders of R&D, International Cooperation Departments of UD and its member units.


Overview of the meeting


Speaking at the working session, Assoc. Prof.Dr. Le Quang Son - Vice President of UD, expressed his pleasure, welcomed and appreciated the meaning of the visit as it was the first visit in the new term of the EU Ambassador - Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam. Assoc.Prof.Dr. Le Quang Son introduced the highlights of UD which is a leading educational, scientific and training center in Vietnam, reputable with many international cooperation relationships with partners and universities, especially European universities, institutes, educational and scientific institutions. The Vice President of UD emphasized that in its development strategy, UD always attaches special importance to and fosters cooperative relationships with prestigious European partners through many cooperation projects, joint training and scientific research.


Vice President of UD offered flower and souvenir gift to H.E. Ambassador Pier Giorgio Aliberti


H.E.Ambassador. Pier Giorgio Aliberti expressed his pleasure to visit UD and thanked UD for giving the delegation a thoughtful and respectful welcome. The Ambassador highly impressed at the results and the tradition of cooperation between UD and European partners and at the same time, believed in the stable and effective relations between Vietnam and the European Union in general, between UD and European universities, research institutes and businesses in particular.


Group photo at UD


At the meeting, leaders and members of the two sides shared that the concerns, potentials and the trend of deepening cooperation in many fields of education, training and scientific research and Asia - Europe international cooperation would be better and better, showing trust and support to continue promoting more effective cooperation through the important role of the European Union Delegation in Vietnam. UD will have more opportunities to connect and deepen cooperation with European partners, especially in orientations that meet the needs and common interests such as: Coordinating and participating in projects funded by the European Commission, joint research cooperation, co-organizing international scientific events, seminars, exchanges of experts, lecturers, students and joint training.


H.E. Ambassador has a Talk with VN-UK Institutes, UD


UD desired and proposed the European Union Delegation to continue to support and introduce international projects so that UD would have more opportunities to participate, introduce experts and scientists to jointly research on priority issues of Danang City as well as other ones such as "smart city", "environmental city", sustainable urban planning and development ... Leaders of the Delegation of the European Union In Vietnam acknowledged and affirmed that they would continue support and be willing to connect more partners to promote cooperation with UD and Vietnamese universities towards the future.