All partner representatives including HUA, HU, NTU, RIA2 and CTU were participating in the first at NTU on 15-17/6/2013 to discuss and plan for concrete activities to be implemented in AP2013.
PhD summer school was held by NTU at RIA2 from 4-10/12/201. Total PhD students attended the course was 26, of those 7 came from NTU, 5 from CTU, 2 from HUA and the rest from RIA2 (list presented below). A Belgian statistician was invited to give lecture on statistical analysis. The PhD students were also provided information on aquaculture overview and especially teaching methodology to help them participating in partly teaching during their training program as regulated by the universities. At the end of the course, each PhD student also received a certificate issued by Rector of CTU (Coordinator of the VLIR-Network Vietnam program).
CTU is responsible to intercoorperate with other partners to build up the curriculum for Aquaculture MSc propram instructed in English. The implementation of this program is planned in 2015. The program is designed to have collaboration of UGent.
CTU is responsible for coordinating this activity. Short training in Belgium is organized for didactic references and improving English of individual lecturer from all university partners.
List of projects from each partner, especially from RIA2 was sent around to link with PhD or MSc thesis. A PhD student from CTU was accepted to join in the PhD double degree with UGent.