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The Vietnam Informatics Association has built a great reputation and influence
On January 6, in Hanoi, the Vietnam Informatics Association held the 9th National Congress of Delegates, term 2023-2028, with the participation of 154 delegates representing the working community. research, teaching, management, business, dissemination and application of information technology (ICT) across the country.
After 35 years of establishment, the Vietnam Informatics Association has nearly 50,000 individual members, 36 member associations in provinces and cities, 27 central branches and thousands of member units. Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung assessed that the Vietnam Informatics Association is a large, prestigious and influential association in the field of ICT. The development process of the association is associated with and accompanies with the cause of national renewal and the way to bring Vietnam from a poor country to a middle-income country.
In the opening statement, Dr. Bui Manh Hai, Chairman of the Vietnam Informatics Association for the 8th term, said that the world is in the era of digitalisation, the fourth industrial revolution. Vietnam is accelerating its digital transformation. This fact poses many tasks to the Vietnam Informatics Association that need to be researched and implemented actively.
According to the report of the Executive Committee of the 8th term, looking back at the overall picture from 2017 to 2022, despite difficulties, Vietnam’s IT industry still develops relatively stably.
Especially, in the context of epidemics, economic recession, and difficult inflation, the ICT industry still maintains a high growth rate compared to other economic sectors.
From the perspective of the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations, General Secretary Nguyen Quyet Chien said that the outstanding activity of the Vietnam Informatics Association in the last term was its active participation in consulting and feedback work. social measures, contributing to the completion of guidelines, policies, strategies and projects to promote the development of the IT industry and digital transformation of the country.
According to Mr. Nguyen Quyet Chien, another outstanding activity of the Vietnam Informatics Association is the annual organization of the Vietnam Student Informatics Olympiad and the ICPC International Student Programming Contest with many different ways. create creativity, attract many IT students to participate. Thereby, it has contributed to finding talents and promoting international integration of Vietnamese students in the field of ICT.
Recognizing the outstanding achievements of the collectives and individuals of the Vietnam Informatics Association over the past time in the cause of building and developing the country’s ICT industry, the Ministry of Information and Communications awarded the Minister’s Certificate of Merit to the Informatics Association. HCMC; Thanh Giong Communication and Computer Joint Stock Company; Mr. Nguyen Tri Huy, Vice Chairman of Khanh Hoa Informatics Association.
Contribute to the popularization of digital technology to build a digital Vietnam
Regarding the development orientation of the Vietnam Informatics Association, Mr. Nguyen Long, Vice President, General Secretary of the Association pointed out 10 main orientations for the period of 2023 – 2028, including the integration of the Training – Research and Education sector. IT business sector to form specific solutions and models to foster and connect young, high-quality IT human resources, contributing to promoting S&T orientations for economic-oriented socio-economic development. number and digital society.
Along with that, perfecting the basic organizational structure of the Association in the direction of focusing on member development and improving the professionalism, professionalism and sustainability of the leadership; protect members’ interests according to target groups; actively carry out social and professional activities of the Association; maintain and develop the alliance between the Vietnam Informatics Association and its member associations…
The 9th Congress of the Vietnam Informatics Association for the term 2023-2028, also elected a new Executive Committee consisting of 35 members.
Talking about the new journey of the Vietnam Informatics Association, the head of the Information & Communication industry reminded the Association of its first president – Professor, Doctor of Science Phan Dinh Dieu, about the original goal as well as the operating motto ” Solidarity – Cooperation for the development of Vietnam’s ICT”.
“Anyone, any organization who wants to go far must remember and keep the original mission, original core values. Each generation must inherit the past, open up the future, and tell the story of their generation. But do not forget the original mission”Minister Nguyen Manh Hung noted.
According to the Minister, the Vietnam Informatics Association wants to continue to develop strongly, have a great reputation and influence in the field of ICT, the people of the Association must be excellent, the activities of the Association must be excellent, and the budget of the Association must also be excellent. must be excellent.
Sharing with delegates about the importance of digital technology, digital transformation and important shifts in the next 10 years, Minister Nguyen Manh Hung hoped that the Vietnam Informatics Association would open a new page in the history of development. It’s a page about digital technology and digital transformation. Let’s start a new journey, the journey of Solidarity – Cooperation for the cause of digital technology universalization to build a digital Vietnam.
On the basis of pointing out what the information and communication industry has done in 2022 and major operational orientations in 2023, the Minister raised the issue of what role the Vietnam Informatics Association will play in that picture and will take responsibility. What in the process of national digital transformation, transforming Vietnam into a digital country?
“Vietnam, we have to take the lead in the digital revolution to change the rankings, to become a developed country. With a large force throughout the provinces, with rich activities, covering all subjects, the Vietnam Informatics Association should “take the lead” in the vanguard.the Minister emphasized.