On February 22nd, 2017, at the VME, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Võ Quang Trọng received the Decision No. 169/QĐ-KHXH signed on January 23rd, 2017 by the President of the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences. According to the Decision, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Võ Quang Trọng was reappointed to be the director of the VME until November 1st, 2018. Prof. Dr. Nguyễn Quang Thuấn (the VASS's President), Dr. Phạm Minh Phúc (Deputy Head of the Department of Officer and Organization) and all the VME staff participated in this event.
Prof. Dr. Nguyễn Quang Thuấn confering the Decision to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Võ Quang Trọng
On behalf of the VASS leaders, Prof. Dr. Nguyen Quang Thuan highly appreciated the management capacity of the Assoc. Prof. Dr Võ Quang Trọng during the latter's last two terms. Under the latter's leadership, the VME was developed, which helped to maintain the VME's brand name in the museum circle in Việt Nam in particular and in the society in general.
Prof. Dr. Nguyễn Quang Thuấn delivering a speech
At the same time, the VASS President also hoped Assoc. Prof. Dr. Võ Quang Trọng, with the latter's experience in museum profession and management, would lead the VME to continue reaching new successes in the latter's remaining time of working as the Museum's director in order to contribute to the enhancement of museums' roles in education and conservation of the national cultural heritage. At the same time, according to the President, training staff to meet the requirements of museum work and further the VME's development was also an important work that needed to be fullfiled by the Museum's director.