OVERVIEW

The 2020 Vietnam Sustainability Forum (VSF-2020), co-organized by the Association of Vietnamese Scientists and Experts (AVSE Global) and the Academy of Policy and Development, will take place on 23–24 March 2020 in Hanoi, Vietnam. It aims at providing an international exchange platform for global leaders and stakeholders (policymakers, academics, businesses, entrepreneurs, and NGOs) to present and discuss worldwide initiatives, practices and visionary trends about sustainability. The ultimate goal is to achieve the long-lasting development of an inclusive and equitable society whereby prosperous growth goes together with a sustainable environment. 

Researchers and academics are invited to submit their full papers for presentation at the symposium. The Scientific Committee encourages submissions of research and policy-oriented papers on various topics related to sustainability, which include, but not limited to:

  • Climate Change Management and Policy
  • Education and Training Strategies for Sustainable Development
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Energy Transition
  • Social Dimensions of Sustainability

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

#VSF2020 is honored to welcome two Distinguished Keynote Speakers

 
Tom Kompas
Professor of Environmental Economics and Biosecurity, Centre for Environmental and Economic Research, University of Melbourne, Australia

 
Shunsuke Managi
Distinguished Professor of Technology and Policy & Director of Urban Institute at the Kyushu University, Japan

INVITED SPEAKER

#VSF2020 is honored to welcome Invited Speaker

 
George Filis
Professor of Financial Economics, Bournemouth University, United Kingdom

PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITIES

World Review of Science, Technology and Sustainable Development (WRSTSD)

Economic Analysis and Policy, a Journal of the Economic Society of Australia (Queensland) Inc. (Elsevier) will publish a special issue, under the Guest-editorship of Prof. Duc Khuong Nguyen (IPAG Business School & Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs), Dr. Viet-Ngu Hoang (Associate Professor of Economics, QUT Business School, Australia), and Dr. Anh Minh Tang (Research Director, Ecole des Ponts ParisTech), on the theme "Climate Change, Uncertainty, and Adaptation Strategies: Modelling, Policy Framework and International Coordination”. Journal’s normal refereeing process will apply. See more details in the call for papers.

World Review of Science, Technology and Sustainable Development (WRSTSD)

The World Review of Science, Technology and Sustainable Development will publish a special issue, under the Guest-editorship of Prof. Duc Khuong Nguyen (IPAG Business School & Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs) and Dr. Anh Minh Tang (Ecole des Ponts ParisTech), on the specific themes of the VSF and the Journal, and particularly "the issues central to the global efforts to implement the United Nations' "Sustainable Development Goals" (SDGs), acting in the nexus between sustainability, science and technology, helping deliver the goals of the UN 2030 Agenda”.

Candidate papers must be presented at the VSF and extended versions of papers are being invited for review and potential publication.

   

IMPORTANT DATES

Extended submission deadline (full papers):
December 31, 2019

Early-bird registration:
January 15, 2020

Dates of the conference:
March 23-24, 2020

CO-CHAIRS

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

  • Hung Dao, Academy of Policy and Development, Vietnam
  • Thi Thu Thuy Dao, University Paris 8, AVSE Global, France
  • Thanh Tung Giang, Academy of Policy and Development, Vietnam
  • Tra Nguyen, CNAM, France
  • Huyen Nguyen, Le Mans University, France
  • Nhung Nguyen, Bouygues Bâtiment International, France
  • Thanh Phuc Nguyen, AVSE Global, Vietnam
  • Thanh Tung Nguyen, Ecole des Ponts ParisTech, France
  • Trong Hoang Nam Nguyen, AVSE Global, United Kingdom
  • Trong Nguyen Tran, Academy of Policy and Development, Vietnam
  • Xuan Hoai Vo, Academy of Policy and Development, Vietnam
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