Organized by: Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST)
                         in co-operation with the German Academic Exchange Service
———————(DAAD) and ASEA-UNINET

 Day 1 (November 23th 2017)
8:30 Registration
9:00 Welcoming (Prof. Hoang Minh Son – HUST, Mr. Stefan Hase-Bergen – DAAD, and Dr. Weippl – TU Vienna)
9:30 Keynote 1 – „Industry 4.0 – Overview and Fundamental Concepts“ (Prof. Dr. Reiner Anderl, TU Darmstadt, Germany, and Vietnamese German University, Vietnam)
10:15 Tea Break
10:45 Keynote 2 –„Viet Nam Approach to 4th Industrial Revolution: Challenges and Advantages” (Prof. Dao Ngoc Chien, Department for High Technology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Vietnam)
11:30 Invited talk 1 – „The Trend of IoT Connections in Industry 4.0“ (Dr. Doan Quang Hoan, The Authority of Radio Frequency Management, Ministry of Communications and Information, Vietnam)
12:00 Lunch break
13h30 Keynote 3 – „Securing Information Processing in the Lifecycle of Cyber-Physical Production Systems“ (PD Dr. Edgar Weippl TU Vienna, Director of SBA Research, Austria)
14:15 Research landscape in Germany (Mr. Stefan Hase-Bergen, DAAD Director Hanoi, Vietnam)
14h45 Research landscape in Austria (PD Dr. Edgar Weippl TU Vienna, Director of SBA Research, Austria)
15:15 Tea Break
15:45 Invited talk 2 – „Selected Challenges for “Online” and “Early Warning / Predictive” Systems Engineering Paradigms in the Area of IoT-and-Industry 4.0“ (Prof. Kyandoghere Kyamakya, Alpen-Adria Universität Klagenfurt, Austria)
16:15 Invited talk 3 – “Challenges and Solutions for Model-based Dependability Engineering in Industry 4.0 Environments” (Dr. Andrey Morozov, TU Dresden, Germany)
16:45 Invited talk 4 – „Digital Factory Concept as Source of Competitiveness“ (Mr. Vo Hong Ky, Siemens Vietnam)
17:15 Summary of the Day, Outlook to the next day (Prof. Thanh, HUST, Vietnam)
Day 2 (November 24th 2017)
9:00 Introduction into the Day 2 (Prof. Nguyen Van Duc, VDZ)
9:15 Keynote 4 – „Towards Sustainable IIOT/5G Education and Research on International Level – The Role of Technology Testbeds” (Prof. Thomas Magedanz, Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication System, Germany)
10:00 Keynote 5 – „IoT for a Smarter Factory – A Practical Approach towards Industry 4.0” (Dr. Pham Hung Manh, VNPT Technology, Vietnam)
10:45 Tea Break
11:15 Invited talk 5 – „Industry 4.0 in GE Vietnam”  (Mr. Pham Hong Son, CEO, General Electric Vietnam)
11:45 Invited talk 6 – „Engineering Education for the 4th Era of Industry“ (Prof. Nguyen Huu Thanh, HUST, Vietnam)
12:15 Invited talk 7 – „Industry 4.0, Challenges and Opportunities for Vietnamese Universities, Research Institutes and Enterprises“ (Prof. Nguyen Chan Hung, Vietnam Research Institute of Electronics, Informatics and Automation, Ministry of Industry and Trade, Vietnam)
12:45 Lunch break
14:00 Panel discussion – „The Reform of Higher Education in the Fourth Industrial Revolution“ (Chair: Prof. Hoang Minh Son, HUST; Prof. Thomas Magedanz, FOKUS; Dr. Weippl, TU Vienna; Prof. Nguyen Chan Hung, VIELINA; Mr. Pham Hong Son, GE Vietnam; Mr. Vo Hong Ky, Siemens Vietnam)
15:00 Closing remarks (Prof. Nguyen Huu Thanh, HUST, Vietnam)

For Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST), Vietnam:
Prof. Dr. Nguyen Huu Thanh, HUST: Mail:

Niina Novak, BSc MSc, ASEA-UNINET Head Office, Vienna University of Technology, Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems, Favoritenstr 9-11, A-1040 Vienna, Austria, Mail:

For DAAD Hanoi:
Mr. Stefan Hase-Bergen, Head of DAAD Regional Office Hanoi for Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar; Trung Tam Viet-Duc Dai hoc Bach Khoa Ha Noi, Dai Co Viet / Tran Dai Nghia, Hanoi / Vietnam; Mail: