On October 11th, 2018, Mr. Le Quoc Cuong – Vice Rector of An Giang University and Heads, Deputy Heads of faculties, centers, offices, and library had a meeting with Professors from Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, University of Florida (USA) for cooperation, consultation and organisation of International Conference on the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
The meeting was to continue the implementation of MOU in education and research between the two schools signed in early 2018.
At the meeting, the Professors from University of Florida provided consultations on smart solutions for sustainable development, and the two institutions discussed in detail the cooperation plans in education and research in Biology, Agriculture, Technology, Environment as well as the agenda for the upcoming international conference on October 12th.
Besides, the Professors of University of Florida would cooperate with the Faculty of Technology and Environment and Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources to hold meetings with An Giang Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, Thu Dau Mot University (Binh Duong) for further cooperation and joint training programs to make the best use of technology for sustainable development.
At the meeting, Mr. Le Quoc Cuong – Vice Rector sincerely thanked the Professors for sharing their experience in Smart Technology and hoped that the Professors would further support An Giang University in education, research, and exchange programs in the future.
The Professors of University of Florida would take a field trip to some local areas to explore the cultivation in agriculture in Cho Moi and Long Xuyen, Tra Su Forest in Tinh Bien, agricultural cultivation system in Tri Ton; fish processing and production in Chau Doc.
Anh Thu – An Giang University Library
Photos: Minh Tri – External Relations Office
Translated by Chi Do Na