Workshop “ToT on Academic writing and conference presentation” within the framework of the project "Strengthening climate change education for sustainable development in Vietnam - CLIDEV” funded by Finnish government.30 tháng 8, 2022
On the morning of August 28, 2022, Vietnam National University of Forestry (VNUF) held an international training workshop "ToT on Academic writing and conference presentation" within the framework of the project "Strengthening climate change education for sustainable development in Vietnam - CLIDEV" funded by Finnish government. The training workshop was organized with the participation of lecturers and scientists from 5 universities within the framework of the project, including: VNUF, Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry, Hue University, and Tay Nguyen University, University of Helsinki (Finland). The workshop led by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bui The Doi - Vice President - representative of the VNUF and the University of Helsinki co-chaired.
The workshop was organized to strengthen teaching and research capacity on climate change for sustainable development.
Speaking at the workshop, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Bui The Doi emphasized the importance of sustainable development to climate change, biodiversity conservation and ecosystem; issued challenges of climate change, resource use and unsustainable land use change; and also the importance of research cooperation and experience sharing among not only Finnish and Vietnamese scientists but also scientists in the world.
The workshop presented contents and objectives of training courses; introduction to writing skills; develop academic style; electronic resources guided by Finnish scientists Roy Siddall and Dipjoy Chakma, in which, the training to use Endnote was conducted by Mr. Roy Siddall and Dr. Duong Thi Bich Ngoc. Contents of the Workshop include: Writing in your own words and using sources of appropriately; Pronunciation and stress; responding to questions and interacting with the audience; review and feedback on abstracts; introduction; Structure your texts/text analysis; Design visual aids; time management and handling nerves; presentation of figures; finalisation of the conference; Paragraphs and Cohesion/ Evaluating writing.
At the discussion session, participants exchanged and showed their ideas for scientific reports. All comments highly appreciated the research results that contribute to strengthening teaching and research capacity on climate change for sustainable development, opening up opportunities for cooperation between Vietnamese scientists and Finnish scientists as well as international scientists.
On behalf of the Organizing Committee Assoc.Prof.Dr. Bui The Doi highly appreciated the researches of the speakers and thanked for attending and giving important comments in the workshop. Moreover, He also thanked the sponsors supported to the researches as well as organization of the workshop.
Photos of the workshop
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bui The Doi - Vice President of VNUF
All the participants