Council of Asian Science Editors

Visit from Hue University, Vietnam

November 16, 2015, Seoul, Korea

The visiting team:

Prof. Dr. Nguyen Quang Linh, Head of Department, Nutritional Diseases and Systems for Livestock and Aquaculture, Center of Incubation and Technology; Vice President, Hue University (HU), Prof. Dr. Le Manh Thanh, General Secretary, Hue University Journal of Science, Prof. Dr. Nguyen Khac Hoan, Head, Department of Science, Technology and Environment, Hue University, Mr. Tran Dang Huy, Representative of Department, Planning and Finance, Hue University, and Ms. Tran ThiVinh Lien, Editor.

Prof. Jong K. Ha, President of CASE, explained some points related to the inclusion of journals in international databases. He introduced KCSE and CASE to the audience and spoke about the activities conducted in Vietnam, including the 2nd Asian Science Editors Conference in August 2015, and the creation of the Vietnamese Council of Science Editors.

The Vietnamese delegates showed a keen interest in the activities and expressed the desire to be a part of future collaborations. Both parties agreed to promote future cooperation including the participation of Vietnamese delegates in the 3rd Asian Science Editors Conference, which is to be held in July 2016 in Seoul.