The German Delegation visit Bosch Rexroth Industry 4.0

09:00 | 01/11/2019 Cooperation

(VEN) - In the framework of official visit and work in Vietnam, German delegation led by Ms. Jutta Kranz-Plote - Head of Division, Policy issues of cooperation with Asia, South-East Asia, Indonesia, Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development paid a visit to Bosch Rexroth Industry 4.0 Lab at LILAMA 2 International Technology College on October 31st, 2019.

The German delegation included members of German Embassy in Ha Noi city, German Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and representatives of KfW Development bank.

The visit’s objective is investigating and exchanging information upon the PPP (Public Private Partnership) project together with its results. PPP (Public Private Partnership) project was established to create a cooperation with the business sector and stakeholders in the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) sector to jointly work on integrating the requirements of the growing technological changes resulting from Industry 4.0 and digitalization into the human resource development in Viet Nam for 3 years (2018 – 2020). In which, a demonstration room with equipment following Industry 4.0 requirements was set up in LILAMA 2 by Bosch Rexroth.

At the same time, GIZ supported the partners in coordinating the activities, organizing professional workshops, providing further training for teachers, evaluating results of the project, etc...

The project is implemented at LILAMA 2. Afterwards it is going to be expanded to other vocational training institutions under the support of the Directorate of Vocational Education and Training. “The Partnership Agreement with Bosch Rexroth is an important step to improve the quality and competitiveness of Vietnamese human resources. During the past two years, conferences, workshops and a study tour to Germany were organized. An Industry 4.0 training module will be implemented at LILAMA 2. I do believe these efforts will have an immense impact on upskilling labor force in order to stay competitive in the future world of work”, said Ms. Britta van Erckelens, Deputy Programme Director of the Vietnamese - German Programme “Reform of TVET in Vietnam” implemented by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ).

“Viet Nam’s economy has developed rapidly in the past two decades.This presents both chance for Vietnam’s economy and challenge to a significant shortage of skilled labour. Development of Human Capital is the most key success factors for a sustainable development. To support this vision, Bosch has established the Demonstration Room at LILAMA 2 in cooperation with GIZ and DVET, to develop Industry 4.0 training modules and adapting training programs, to continually helps to prepare labour force with further education which matches the requirements of Industry 4.0.”– asserted by Mr. Guru Mallikarjuna, Managing Director of Bosch Vietnam.

Huong Nguyen