- Present recent advances in research on the development of human resources at higher education level;

- Share the best practices and experiences in the internationalization of higher education globally; and further enhancing the capacity of Vietnamese institutions of higher education and other partners

- Provide an outlook of the opportunities and challenges going forward;

- Promote possible cooperation, networks and partnerships among participants in the fields concerned and. ideas for new partnership projects focussing on the development tof human resources and internationalization of higher education.