On September 14, 2016, Thua Thien Hue People Committee has issued the plan to organize The VIII Science and Technology Innovation Awards, 2016 (hereinafter referred to as the awards).
Accordingly, the Union of Science and Technology Association of Thua Thien Hue province (HUSTA) has been assigned to be the operation agency, in collaboration with Hue University , Thua Thien Hue Department of Science and technology, Thua Thien Hue Union of labor and other agencies, departments in the province to organize.
The awards are considered and given works in 7 following areas: Information technology, electronics and telecommunications; Mechanical engineering and automation; Bio-medicine for production and life; Materials technology; Environmental technology which aims to protect the environment and the rational use of resources; Technology in energy saving and new energy use; Social Sciences and humanities.
Competitors for these awards are Vietnamese, the Vietnam citizens abroad, foreigners working and studying in Vietnam, whose technological and scientific research have been studied or applied in Thua Thien Hue province within 5 years to the deadlines of submit.
Duration of the Awards is from March until December, 2016. The application time is from the announcement of the Awards to 17:00, on 15/9/2016. Examination organizing: From 16/9 to 16/10/2016. Selecting and finalizing the works to participate in the national awards: From 17 to 27, 2016. The Closing and awarding ceremony: December 2016.
As announced clearly in the plan, the winners, 1st and 2st runners up are recommended to get creativeness certification issued by the Vietnam Labor Confederation. If young inventors who are members of Youth Union are the winner, they are recommended to get The Youth Creativeness Medals issued by Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union.
In addition, the organizers will offer Acknowledgment papers and gifts to praise units and individuals who have outstanding achievements in propaganda, advocacy, and dissemination The VIII Science and Technology Innovation Awards 2016.
The Awards is held in honor and recognition to the efforts of science and technology researchers and workers working in technology, workers, farmers, and creators who have valuable research, useful technical solutions, and initiatives that have been applied and bring high economic efficiency in Thua Thien Hue province. The Awards have also selected typical science and technology works to join in Vietnam Science and Technology Innovation Awards in 2016.