International Conference


“University-Enterprise Cooperation in Asia: trends and challenges


6-7 October 2017, University of Danang, 41 Le Duan, Danang, Vietnam

Call for papers

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The conference will be organized by the University of Danang (Vietnam) and is part of the project “Heightening University-Business partnerships FOR smart and sustainable GROWTH in Asia - HUB4GROWTH”, co-financed by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union, the University of Danang, and the partners of the project.

This conference aims specifically at bringing together participants from academia, business, and other stakeholders interested in the interplay between education and economic development. It is a forum for leaders, managers, researchers, and lecturers alike. Thus, the event is a response to the popular request to build bridges of communication between the worlds of education and business.

The conference will continue the successful training workshops of the project and allowing the exchange among businesses, industry, and academia from Asian and European institutions. Based on the central theme, the Conference will consider papers and case studies that cover, but are not limited to the following sub-themes:

  1. Development and implementation of strategic planning
  2. Promoting graduates employability
  3. Managing entrepreneurial universities
  4. Boosting innovation and technology transfer in HEIs
  5. University-Business collaboration in Asia: Examples of successful initiatives


All submitted papers must be clearly written in excellent English. Papers must not exceed 15 pages including figures, tables, and references. The Conference template in Word format is placed at Conference Template in Word format.

The paper will be submitted by email in Word format to Papers presented at the conference will be reviewed and selected for publication in the conference proceedings.


   31/08/2017     Submission of abstracts (about 300 words)

   05/09/2017     Review of abstracts, feedback to authors

   10/09/2017     Registration for conference participants

   30/09 2017     Submission of presentations and papers

    6-7/10/2017    Conference day



  Tran Van Nam, President of UD


  Le Trong Hung, MOET, Vietnam

  Truong Thi Kim Anh, VCCI-Danang

  Vo Trung Hung, UD, Vietnam

  Nguyen Le Hung, UD, Vietnam

  Nguyen Hiep, UD, Vietnam

  Ho Long Ngoc, UD, Vietnam

  Ngo Thi Ngoc Hoa, UD, Vietnam




  Vo Trung Hung, Vietnam

  Alex Krouglov, UK


  John Gabriel, UK

  Yiouli Papadiamantaki, Greece

  Alkistis Papaioannou, Greece 

  Zaneta Simanaviciene, Lithuania 

  Birute Praneviciene, Lithuania

  Nizar Ayadi, Spain

  Alicia Blaya, Spain

  Kean Tak, Cambodia 

  Phal Des, Cabodia

  Tum Saravuth, Cambodia

  Serey Mardy, Cambodia 

  Do Vu Quynh, Vietnam

  Le Thanh Binh, Vietnam

  Nava Raj Karki, Nepal

  Netra Prasad Gyawali, Nepal 

  Biju Kumar Thapalia, Nepal

  Prashant Lal, Nepal 

  Ariuntuul Garidkhuu, Mongolia

  Amarsaikhan Bazar, Mongolia 

  Azjargala Ulziibayar, Mongolia

  Anujin Molomjamts, Mongolia 


   Ms. Ngo Thi Ngoc Hoa, HUB4GROWTH Project Assistant, University of Danang, Vietnam

   Tel.: (+84)236-3891517; E-mail:, ud.hub4growth