On July 1st 2020, the representative of Institute of Biotechnology, Hue University (HUIB), Assoc. Prof. Truong Thi Hong Hai – Director, attended on “Solutions for scientific and technological application for development of economy, society at Phu Loc District in period of 2020-2025” conference at hall of People’s Committee of Phu Loc District, Thua Thien Hue Province.
At the conference, Mr. Ho Thang, Deputy Director in charge of Thua Thien Hue Department of Science and Technology mentioned importance of science and technology in society life, and emphasized role of application as well as the suitable solutions for scientific and technological application for development at Phu Loc District in particular and Thua Thien Hue Province in general.
With presentations from scientists, experts, consultants in the field of agriculture, economy, society, science and technology, the conference provided an objective view on the situation of scientific and technological application for development of economy, society at Phu Loc District in period of 2016-2020, and the solutions in the period of 2020-2025. The advanced agricultural models, scientific and technological solutions suitable to local natural conditions as well as socio-economic conditions, and policies and orientations support development of the region were also proposed and discussed at the conference. On the side of HUIB, Assoc. Prof. Truong Thi Hong Hai introduced and proposed orientation for the scientific and technological application of the unit can support Phu Loc District for development of economy, society in the period of 2020-2025 through solution “Development of medicinal plant model at buffer zone of Bach Ma National Park” on objects including: Polyscias fruticosa, Moringa, and Solanum procumbens. The advantages of these varieties are: easy to grow, propagate and harvest all year round; resist to bad weather condition in Central Vietnam. In addition, cultivation of medicinal plants at the buffer zone of Bach Ma National Park also promotes the traditional farming experience of local people. This is one of the feasible solutions to exploit and use resources effectively, conserve biodiversity, and contribute to solving livelihoods for the local people as well as improving socio-economic efficiency. The solution was received deep attention from the Board of Director of Phu Loc District and Thua Thien Hue Department of Science and Technology.
Also at the conference, the parties also agreed that the in-depth meetings for each topic would be held to accelerate application for scientific and technological solutions in near future.
At the end of the conference, Mr. Nguyen Van Manh, Chairman of Phu Loc District People’s Committee, sent a thankful to the attending delegates, and emphasized the role of the conference in orientation of scientific and technological application for development of economy, society at Phu Loc District next period.
Mr. Ho Thang, Deputy Director in charge of Thua Thien Hue Department of Science and Technology speaking at the conference