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The Seminar "Education Responses to the Industrial Revolution 4.0"

16 Oct 2017
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On October 16th 2017, the Seminar "Education Responses to the Industrial Revolution 4.0" took place at the Foreign Trade University (FTU) with the participation of Prof. Dr. John Endicott - President of Woosong University cum Vice President of SolBridge International School of Business (Korea).

On the side of FTU, there was the presence of: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Thu Thuy - Vice President, Dr. Nguyen Hai Ninh - Director of Center for International Development (CID) and the students.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Thu Thuy - Vice President of FTU delivered a speech at the seminar. She mentioned the industrial revolution 4.0 was taking place all over the world. She confirmed that in order to catch up with the Industrial Revolution 4.0, we needed to pay special attention to train human resources, build innovative ecosystems and start- ups. We must also prepared for the next generation a system of knowledge, skills and competencies.

On the occasion of the visit to FTU and and attending the opening ceremony of "2 + 2 FTU - SolBridge", Prof. Dr. John Endicott would share his valuable knowledge and experiences about the Industrial Revolution 4.0 in education for lectures and students of FTU.

Prof. Dr. John Endicott is not only the President of Woosong University but also a famous scholar. The professor's areas of expertise include all aspects of Japanese and Korean Studies, Asian Security Studies. His lecture focused on the general issues of the Industrial Revolution 4.0 and the responses from the labor market, education and training and Woosong University with the effects of this revolution.

In addition, the seminar also introduced information about the University of Woosong, SolBridge International School of Business, career orientation, the trend of education in the future and scholarship and transfer study opportunities of the SolBridge International School of Business,... for FTU students.

Here are some photos of the seminar:

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Thu Thuy - Vice President of FTU

Prof. Dr. John Endicott - President of Woosong University cum Vice President of SolBridge International School of Business (Korea) 

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Foreign Trade University, or FTU, is a university established in 1960, located in Hanoi, Vietnam. FTU is among the most well-known universities in Vietnam, covering a wide range of business courses among which are finance, management, and marketing. The annual admissions test to the university is the most competitive in Vietnam. Students from FTU are recognized as being active and well-qualified.