GIF Organizing Committee Meeting

  • Date/time: 10 October (Wed.) / 13:00 – 15:00
  • Location: P.Hop 2, 3F, BCEC
  • Chair: President of WTA (Mayor of Daejeon Metropolitan City), Director-General of UNESCO
  • Moderator: Secretary General of WTA
  • Language: English
  • Participants: GIF Organizing Committee of 2 co-chairs and 13 members(15), Chairman of the Provincial People’s Committee of Binh Duong
  • Detailed schedule(tentative)

Time

Details

13:10~13:10

20′

Greetings from Co-Chairs

  • President of WTA
  • Director-General of UNESCO

 

13:10~13:15

10′

Greetings from the Host City

13:15~13:35

45′

Reviewing main achievements of Previous GIF

  • Review of Communique (2014-2016)

 

13:35~14:00

10′

Reporting the main contents of each session

  • Keynote Speech, Plenary Sessions

14:00~14:30

45′

Reviewing the draft of 2018 GIF Communique

14:30~14:50

10′

Discussion on GIF development plans

14:50~15:00

25′

Closing & Group Photo

Keynote Speech

  • Date/time: 11 October(Wed.) / 10:30 – 11:30
    *Opening ceremony and integrated operation of hi-tech fair ribbon-cutting
  • Venue: Auditorium, 2F, BCEC
  • Moderator: Professional MC
  • Language: English (Simultaneous interpretation in English <-> Vietnamese)
  • Participants: About 1,000 members from 25 countries including WTA members, central and local governments, science & technology policy makers, universities, research institutes, science parks and companies.
  • Main contents: Opening remarks, welcome greetings, celebrations, memorial performances, keynote lectures, etc.
  • Detailed schedule(tentative) *official event consolidation

Time

 

Details

08:30~09:00

30′

VIP Tea Time

09:00~09:05

05′

Opening

09:05~09:10

05′

Opening remark: WTA President

09:10~09:15

05′

Greetings

  • Chairman of the Provincial People’s Committee of Binh Duong

09:15~09:25

10’

Special speech: Director-General of WTA

09:25~09:30

05′

Congratulatory Remarks I

09:30~09:35

05′

Congratulatory Remarks II

09:35~09:50

15’

Celebration performance for 20th anniversary of WTA

09:50~10:00

10’

Closing & VIP commemorative photo shoots

10:00~10:05

05′

(Moving) Opening ceremony (2nd floor)

 -> exhibition hall (1st floor)

10:05~10:15

10’

Ribbon-cutting ceremony

10:15~10:30

15’

Touring the VIP exhibition hall

10:30~10:35

05′

GIF Keynote opening & introducing keynote speaker

10:35~10:55

20’

GIF Keynote Speech I

  • Richard Levou, President of Bloomfield College, USA

10:55~11:15

20’

GIF Keynote Speech II

  • Deog-seong Oh, President of Chungnam National University

11:15~11:30

15′

Q&A / Closing