The three-day occasion was additionally attended by Canada’s chief commerce commissioner Sara Wilshaw, the place attendees sought to construct and deepen relationships.
Vietnam is a spotlight nation for each Universities Canada and the federal authorities’s Worldwide Training Technique and of Canada’s broader commerce targets, organisers mentioned.
“Training is a high precedence for each Canada and Vietnam”
“Because the world emerges from the pandemic, Universities Canada and its members perceive the significance of growing long-lasting relationships with worldwide companions,” Paul Davidson, president of Universities Canada, mentioned.
“This mission was a possibility for unparalleled networking alternatives, whereas growing and strengthening connections with our counterparts in Vietnam.”
Different initiatives aiming to strengthen the nations’ partnership embody TECHFEST which Universities Canada will help to additional improvement of the startup ecosystem in Vietnam.
Yesterday, we wrapped up our Digital Mission to Vietnam which have included progressive & considerate conversations in direction of the way forward for #HigherEd ⬆️
Thanks to all of the institutional leaders from 🇻🇳 & 🇨🇦 that participated in our on-line occasions!
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Nationwide outbound scholar mobility program for Canadians – the World Abilities Alternative – may even see 9 Canadian universities launch tasks with Vietnam as a vacation spot.
“Training is a high precedence for each Canada and Vietnam,” minister of Worldwide Commerce, Export Promotion, Small Enterprise, and Financial Growth Mary Ng added.
“As outlined in our authorities’s Worldwide Training Technique, training shouldn’t be solely a key driver for innovation and for the long run prosperity of our nations, however it’s a unbelievable option to construct much more international bridges.
“Academia is vital to this work as demonstrated by Universities Canada’s vital management in launching this commerce mission which won’t solely assist our nation’s finest and brightest collaborate on new concepts, however pave the best way for a extra united international restoration.”