🌎The Global Youth Engagement Forum 2021 has received attention from young people, those of whom have experienced many changes in their lives during the COVID-19 pandemic. While counting down to our Google meet at 8 a.m., January 24th, here are a few highlights on our event’s host and moderators.

🌎We believe that with a comprehensive approach on many aspects, they can provide us a clear overview of the world with the impact of COVID-19 and initiate us to be better engaged in the local, regional, and global communities.

Let meet our incredible speaker and moderators at our forum:


Speaker Vu Thanh Cong with the topic “Big picture of COVID-19 pandemic and its consequences to the world”

✨IELTS 8.0, TOEIC 900.
✨Head of Training of Academy of Economics and Digital Creation, alongside being Project Manager of HCMC Information Technology Park.
✨Teaches at the Faculty of International Relations of USSH, Ho Chi Minh City National University.
✨Consults and educates about Policies for Local Areas and International Organizations.
✨Graduated in Distinction Degree, Master of Public Policies at University of Auckland (#1 New Zealand)
✨Received full-ride New Zealand government scholarship – ASEAN Scholar Awards.
✨Participant at YSEALI Professional Fellows 2020.
✨First prize in International Competition about Creative and High Interaction Eastside HCMC Urban Planning.
✨Full-ride Chinese government scholarship on Laws and Politics.
✨First prize in WRICOS Silk Road 2017.
✨Sasakawa Young Leader Foundation 2016.
✨Prize on Investigation on East Sea 2013, Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam.
✨Role Model for Students of a Heroic city, 2010-2014.
✨Co-founder, Vice president of International Relations’ Young Scholars (2013).
✨Published 3 chapters, 6 magazine articles and seminars, alongside 200 national and international news articles.

HOST/Moderator of Politics Group: MR. TRAN GIANG

Mr. Tran Giang – Host and Moderator of Politics Group

✨Work at “Big 4” EY Vietnam.
✨Graduate of International Relations & English-Thai Language Teacher.
✨Speaker/Skill Coach at University of Social Sciences & Humanities, V. Gen Station, Antoree.com, University of Economics HCM, Khan Academy Vietnam, etc.
✨Former Intern at SEAMEO Secretariat, Bangkok, Thailand (2018).
✨Former Delegate of many International Programs:
South Asian Youth Summit 2017 in India.
ASEAN Youth Initiative Empowerment Program 2017 in Indonesia.
Global Young Leaders Peace Camp 2017 in Sri Lanka.
Arts Immersion & Student Exchange Fieldtrip 2017” by ASEAN Youth Friendship Network in Thailand.
✨Title “Model Student of the University” (2018), Title “Advanced Youth following Uncle Ho’s teachings” (2017).
✨Title “Student of 5 Merits”(2016), numerous certificates for his outstanding contributions to the student community and social involvement.
✨Former President of IR Young Scholars Club (2017-2018), Former Vice President of IR Young Scholars Club (2016-2017).
✨Honoured Member of International Exchange Club, University of Social Sciences & Humanities, VNU-HCMC.
✨A polyglot, founder and blogger at Tran Giang’s Language Room.
✨Top Score Achiever (Valedictorian) of 2015 National Entrance Examination – University of Social Sciences & Humanities – Vietnam National University, HCM.
✨The Only Representative of Soc Trang Province to deliver a presentation in French at Mekong Delta Francophone Day (2014).

Moderator of Education: MA. NGUYEN TUAN NGHIA

Mr. Nguyen Tuan Nghia – Moderator of Education Group

✨Former Deputy Director of the Center of Chinese Studies, Center of International Studies, USSH, VNU-HCM
✨Lecturer of Faculty of Vietnamese Studies, USSH, VNU-TP Hồ Chí Minh
✨Former Deputy Secretary, Head of International Affairs Division of Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union of USSH, VNU-HCM.
✨Former Delegate of The Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Program  (SSEAYP) in 2011.

Moderator of Mental Health: MS. PHAN TUONG YEN

Ms. Phan Tuong Yen – Moderator of Mental Health Group

✨Professional advisor to many international mass organizations and NGOs in the field of social psychology.
✨Head of Training & Project Development at Saigon Psychub – a professional psychological service in HCMC.
✨Vice-chairlady of the Global Young Leaders Network (chapter HCMC) of Sunwah Foundation at the same time.
✨Vietnam representative of the 6th & 7th Surin International Folklore Festival (Thailand).
✨Vietnam representative of the chapter JENESYS 2.0 (Japan) Asean-Japan Youth Exchange Program (Japan).
✨Vietnam representative of the ASEAN Youth Forum 2015 (Cultural Identities topic) or Southeast Asia Youth Ship 2019 (SSEAYP) and other ASEAN international youth forums.
✨Leader of GYLN HCMC to attend the Summit in Japan (2016) and Canada (2018).

Moderator of Culture: MS. NGUYEN TRAN MAI TRAM

Ms. Nguyen Tran Mai Tram – Moderator of Culture Group

✨Bachelor of Arts in English Linguistics and Literature, specialized in American & British Culture and Literature (USSH VNU-HCM).
✨USSH representative of Global Village program in Da Nang, Hoi An, Cham Island (August, 2016).
✨USSH representative – Roommate participant of CET Academic Programs in Vietnam (February – June, 2017).
✨Vietnam collaborator of the Silk-road Universities Network (November 6 – 11, 2017).
✨Coordinate workshops on culture diversity.
✨Organize Culture Day event.
✨President at International Exchange Club of USSH (January – August, 2018).
✨Organize IEC Recruitment 2016 and IEC Recruitment 2017.
✨Organize Tet Viet 2017 and Tet Viet 2018.
✨Organize #Before25 campaign (May, 2017).
✨Organize [email protected] (May – June, 2018).
✨Organize numerous cultural exchange events.
✨Organize training sessions and workshops for IEC members.
✨Master of Ceremony at EFuture Translators’ Contest – Semi Final (August 24, 2019), EFuture Translators’ Contest – Grand Finale (September 7, 2019), EF Gala – EFAIR 2019 (September 7, 2019), ICELT 2020 (December 17 & 18, 2020).

Moderator of Environment: MS. NGUYEN NGOC THU

Ms. Nguyen Ngoc Thu – Moderator of Environment

✨Title “Guong sang sinh vien” of USSH in Community Engagement (2018).
2nd runner-up at the HCMC English Camp’s debate contest (2019).
✨Title “Sinh vien tinh nguyen lam theo loi Bac” (2018, 2019) and “Dien hinh Thanh nien Tien tien lam theo loi Bac” (2019) of USSH.
✨Leader of the International team, Green Summer Voluntary Campaign of USSH (2017).
✨Vice Leader of the Standing team, Green Summer Voluntary Campaign of USSH (2018).
✨Vietnam representative of YSS-ASEAN Yayasan Sukarelawan Siswa Students Volunteer Mission to Sarawak, Malaysia (2018).
✨Vietnam representative of YSS-ASEAN Leadership Development Programme & Alumni Strategic Retreat Malaysia (2018).

Moderator of Technology and Communication: MR. DUONG HUU THANG

Mr. Duong Huu Thang – Moderator of Technology and Communication Group

✨Majoring in English-Vietnamese Translation and Interpretation.
✨Developing and maintaining USSH’s Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union website at suctrenhanvan.edu.vn.
✨Developing a student course management and registration system with various online payment. gateways for an organization within VNUHCM.
✨Event Technologist for various USSH live events.
✨Former Project Assistant for The Greatest Show – One of the biggest university and college student talent competitions in Ho Chi Minh City.
✨Former President of Nhan Van Admission Consulting Club (under direct supervision of the Office of Communication and Enterprise Relations, USSH).


📝 Registration form: https://bit.ly/delegates-form

📆 Deadlines for applications: 11.59 PM January 14th, 2021 (Hanoi, GMT+7)

Please click http://bit.ly/GYEF2021-Bookletfor further details.


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