Van Lang University (VLU), Vietnam, and SIIT, Thammasat University, arranged the virtual signing ceremony for a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). President of Van Lang University, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Thi My Dieu, and SIIT Director, Prof. Dr. Pruettha Nanakorn, signed the MOU where Acting Consul-General of Thailand in Ho Chi Minh City, Mr. Natthapol Na Songkhla was a witness. The ceremony was also attended by academic and staff members from both sides and the delegates from the Royal Thai Consulate-General in Ho Chi Minh City.
Both institutions have agreed to have academic activities such as student and faculty exchanges and research partnerships. The collaborative education between the Department of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LSCM), Faculty of Commerce at VLU and the Master of Engineering Program in Logistics and Supply Chain Systems Engineering (LSCSE) at SIIT will be the first initiative. This collaboration is based on a pre-existing relationship where the alumna from Master of Engineering in LSCSE, who is now a faculty member at VLU’s Department of LSCM, Faculty of Commerce.