Important announcement!

Following the advice of the local authorities unfortunately we have to postpone the AFCS conference due to the Coronavirus and its unknown consequences in the coming period. The new dates will be announced soon. We apologize for any inconvenience this decision might bring you. In case of any question please do not hesitate to contact us.  


Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 23-25 September 2020

The Vietnam Aviation Academy and the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS) are proud to jointly organise the 1st International Conference on Aviation Future: Challenge and Solution in Ho Chi Minh City, 23-25 September, 2020

The AFCS 2020 International Conference is a forum focusing on, but not limited to, the future of aviation with challenges and solutions. The conference provides an opportunity for scientists and enterprises from all over the world to exchange and transfer knowledge and start new co-operations. The aim of the conference is to share research results, connect with the local scientific and business community and introducing new and innovative ideas and achievements.


About the Vietnam Aviation Academy

In 1979 the Civil Aviation Training Center (CATC) was established under the umbrella of the civil aviation authority of Vietnam. In 2006 our institute was upgraded by the Prime Minister to a higher education institution, called Vietnam Aviation Academy. We are a state-owned educational organization operating under governmental management of the Ministry of Transport and the only one in the national educational system specializing in aviation.

At the Vietnam Aviation Academy we provide university programs, vocational training programs, and the CAAV approved training programs (ATOs), with a total number of 5000 students.


About the Aviation Academy, Amsterdam 

The Aviation Academy, part of the AUAS, performs research into real-life cases and problems in the aviation sector, focusing on safety, MRO process improvement, composites and aviation capacity. Our goal is to improve and innovate professional practice. We perform all of our research projects in close cooperation with industry, governmental agencies and scientific institutions or universities. This ensures a solid connection with state-of-the-art scientific knowledge, as well as a focus on the most urgent and current problems and challenges on the shop floor.