Attending the launching ceremony, on the side of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Vietnam, there were Prof. Dr Tran Hong Quan - Former member of the Party Central Committee, former Minister of Education and Training, former Chairman of the Association, Assoc. Prof. Dr Nguyen Minh Tam – Vice President of VNU HCMC, Vice President of the Association, and members of the Association's Executive Committee. On the side of the club's member units, there are representatives from universities and colleges, such as Thu Dau Mot University, Dong Nai University of Technology, Binh Duong University of Economics and Technology, Binh Duong University, Ba Ria - Vung Tau University, Ba Ria - Vung Tau Pedagogical College, Dong Nai Medical College, Rubber Industry College, Tay Ninh Pedagogical College. In addition, the launching ceremony was witnessed by leaders of domestic universities and colleges such as Thai Binh University, Hai Phong University, Khanh Hoa University, Bac Lieu University, Hong Duc University, Tan Trao University etc.

At the ceremony, on behalf of the Vietnam Association of Universities and Colleges, Mr. Pham Ngoc Lan - Head of the School Club Support Committee announced the decision to establish the Southeast regional University and College Club; decided to appoint Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Van Hiep - Chairman of the Council of Thu Dau Mot University as the interim president of the club. The meeting also agreed to elect the Club's Board of Directors for the first term, consisting of 05 members: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Van Hiep - Chairman of the Council of Thu Dau Mot University, Dr. Bui Dinh Ninh – Rector of the College of Rubber Industry, Dr. Pham Ngoc Son – Chairman of the Council of Dong Nai University of Technology, Dr. Vu Van Dong - Vice Rector of Ba Ria - Vung Tau University, MSc. Tran Hung Phong - Rector of Vietnam - Singapore College.

Handing over the decision and congratulating the club's establishment, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Minh Tam - Vice President of Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City, Vice President of the Association believes that the club members will promote the advantages of the region, maintain close relationships, create a forum to exploit, promote the advantages of each school; At the same time, promote mutual support in academic activities, improve the autonomy and educational position of the school, contribute to the common development of Vietnam's education, and integrate deeply into the world education.

Speaking at the launching ceremony, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Van Hiep - Interim President of the Club expressed his sincere thanks to the help and support of the Association for creating favourable conditions for the establishment of the Club. As the Interim President, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Van Hiep affirmed that the club is operating according to the regulations issued by the Association of Universities and Colleges of Vietnam. Accordingly, the club will promote the program of connection and cooperation between schools with many practical activities in training, academics, exchange of lecturers, fostering staff and teachers, connecting and sharing learning resources, cultural and sports exchanges, etc. “The club will really become a place to connect and create new values ​​and breakthrough solutions in action programs, bringing practical effects to members” – Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Van Hiep emphasized.

In the solemn atmosphere of the ceremony, the Association of Universities and Colleges of Vietnam awarded the Medal for the education career to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Van Hiep with his great contributions to the development of higher education in Vietnam.

 

It is known that Ba Ria - Vung Tau University will be the host to organize the club's activities in 2022.

https://tdmu.edu.vn/hinh/thuvien/hinhanh/DSC_0775.JPG

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Minh Tam - Vice President of VNU-HCM, Vice President of the Association handed the decision to establish the club

https://tdmu.edu.vn/hinh/thuvien/hinhanh/DSC_0780.JPG

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Van Hiep - Chairman of the Council of Thu Dau Mot University was trusted to be the Interim President of the Club4

https://tdmu.edu.vn/hinh/thuvien/hinhanh/DSC_0799(1).JPG

 

The club's board of directors for the first term launched a conference consisting of 5 members

https://tdmu.edu.vn/hinh/thuvien/hinhanh/DSC_0820.JPG

With the serious investment of the member schools for the common activities of the club, surely in the near future there will be many diverse and practical networking events that will be held, bringing efficiency to the members in the club.

https://tdmu.edu.vn/hinh/thuvien/hinhanh/DSC_0807.JPG

As the proponent of the initiative to set up a club of universities and colleges in the Southeast region, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Van Hiep is also a person who has made many contributions to the development of Thu Dau Mot University in particular, and the development of Vietnamese education in general

https://tdmu.edu.vn/hinh/thuvien/hinhanh/DSC_0804(1).JPG

Prof. Dr. Tran Hong Quan - Former member of the Party Central Committee, former Minister of Education and Training, former President of the Association awarded the Medal for the education career to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Van Hiep