Australian Alumni Symposiums 2023



Australian Alumni Symposiums 2023 are a series of three events celebrating the 50th anniversary of Australia-Vietnam diplomatic relations.


The Symposiums showcase alumni’s achievements in their professional and community work, enhance knowledge sharing in priority areas, and promote linkages between alumni and Australian peers. They are among activities to celebrate and increase the visibility of the 50th anniversary of Australia-Vietnam's bilateral relationship.

The overarching theme of the three Symposiums is: “50 stories of Australian alumni contributions to Vietnam”. The three symposiums will be held in Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang and Hanoi with presentations revolving around three themes:  



Following the success of Symposium 1, Symposium 2 “Human and Society” will take place on Saturday 17 June 2023 in Da Nang City.


Time: 8.30 am to 5 pm

Venue: Grand Mercure Hotel, Lot A1 Zone of the Villas of Green Island, Hoa Cuong Bac, Hai Chau District, Da Nang city


You can join the event either face-to-face or online via Zoom. The Symposium will be followed by an Alumni Reception, 5.15pm to 6.30pm.




Symposium 2 is open to Australian alumni and their interested colleagues, friends and students (aged 18 and above). Please feel free to share this information with interested people in your network.


Please note that the Alumni Reception is invitation to alumni only.


Symposium 2 – Human and Society will feature presentations around the following themes:  

  • Inclusive Society
  • Tele and Mobile Health
  • Tourism and Culture
  • Environmental Health
  • Community Well-being
  • Positive Leading


Kindly confirm your attendance at Symposium 2, by Sunday 11 June 2023 at:


Invitations for Symposium 3: Responsible Growth in Hanoi in September 2023 will be issued closer to the event date.