The 1st SEAMEO RETRAC Council of Advisors (COA) Meeting was convened on November 26, 2010, at the Center Headquarter. The meeting was chaired by Mr. Tran Ba Viet Dzung, Director General, International Cooperation Department, Ministry of Education and Training in Vietnam, and Chairman of SEAMEO RETRAC Governing Board.
Attending the meeting were other members of the COA including Prof. Dr. David Wood, Deputy Vice Chancellor, Curtin University; Mr. Albert Low, Chief Executive Officer, My Duc Ceramics; and Dr. Doan Hue Dung, Dean, Faculty of Foreign Languages, Nong Lam University. Assoc. Prof., Dr. Do Huy Thinh, SEAMEO RETRAC Director and other Center’s senior staff were also present at the meeting. The meeting agenda included the presentation of the Center’s 3rd Five Year Development Plan and the discussion of key directions and strategies for the Center’s development. The COA’s action plan and future meetings were also discussed.