On October 30, 2020, Ms. Lam Thi Sang – Vice Chairman of People’s Committee cum Director of Department of Education, Science and Technology of Bac Lieu Province and the delegation were leaders of provincial departments (Department of Planning and Investment, Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Provincial People’s Committee Office …) visited the SmartEdu Classroom – SmartEdu at Archimedes Academy Primary School – Cau Giay, Hanoi. Accompanying and welcoming the delegation were VNPT cadres of Bac Lieu province, leaders and officers of VNPT Group in Hanoi and SmartEdu service provider partner, OCG Technology Joint Stock Company (under NTTe-Asia, Japan Posts and Telecommunications Group).
Smart education is an important component in the strategic direction of building smart cities in Bac Lieu province. To implement this strategy, Bac Lieu province is paying attention, changing, applying advanced teaching methods, approaching information technology to bring Smart education model to schools in the locality in the whole province. According to Ms. Lam Thi Sang, at present, Bac Lieu has not really promoted the application of information technology at grassroots levels, especially in the education sector. Determining the digital transformation in the 4.0 technology age for the education sector is one of the key tasks of Bac Lieu province to build potential human resources for the province’s socio-economic development.
At the meeting with the leaders of VNPT Group – Mr. Nguyen Nam Long – Deputy General Director of the VNPT Group and Mr. Shunichi Kondo – CEO of OCG Technology Joint Stock Company, Ms. Lam Thi Sang expressed her positive opinion and assessment on the Smart classroom model that applied SmartEdu solutions to teaching and through here, Ms. Sang also expressed her wish that in the near future, the solution could be applied in Bac Lieu. Receiving comments from Ms. Lam Thi Sang as well as leaders of Bac Lieu province, leaders of VNPT Group and OCG Technology Joint Stock Company expressed their wish to support the province in the application of information technology in all fields in the province. It will helped Bac Lieu province gradually become to a province which is actively developed IT across the country