Oct 17, 2023
OMU organizes alumni seminars and networking events in two Vietnamese cities
On Thursday, September 28, 2023, in Hanoi, Vietnam’s capital, and on Saturday, September 30, in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam’s largest city, graduates of Osaka City University and Osaka Prefecture University came together for seminars introducing OMU and networking events. All these alumni are actively engaged in educational and research institutions as well as in companies in Vietnam.
Twenty-three alumni participated in the Hanoi event and 26 attended the Ho Chi Minh City gathering. Each seminar kicked off with an overview of OMU, followed by research presentations at each venue. The events were joyful, as the alumni reunited with their former academic advisors and study mates, creating a friendly atmosphere that persisted throughout.
Ho Chi Minh City participants
September 28 (Thursday), Hanoi
Professor Koji Otsuka
Professor Shigeo Takenaka
Associate Professor Le Thi Thanh Thuy
Mr. Nghiem Vu Khai
September 30 (Saturday), Ho Chi Minh City
Vice President Makoto Tsubota
Specially Appointed Professor Yoshiaki Kitaya
Professor Norimichi Takenaka
Professor Shinji Yamasaki
Ms. To Thi Hien
These gatherings provided an excellent opportunity to strengthen the connections between supervisors and former students, which can be challenging to maintain after graduation, and to build networks among alumni. The events concluded on a high note with promises of a future reunion.
International Relations Division
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