Recently, in Hanoi campus, the Posts and Telecommunications Institute of Technology and Motorola Solutions held the closing ceremony of the Motorola project’s activities in 2019. This is the fourth time the Motorola Solutions Foundation has sponsored the Institute through the Motorola scholarship program and the fundraising for research activities in the field of information technology education.
Motorola Solutions Foundation is a non-governmental organization of Motorola Solutions (USA), operating with the goal of benefiting the community through educational and research support programs, especially in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The main contents of Motorola’s sponsorship program in 2019 are: Motorola research excellence grant, Motorola IoT summer program, Motorola IoT competition.
The Motorola Solutions Foundation’s scholarship and research support program in 2019 has achieved some encouraging results. The program has enhances and promoted research activities of ICT, given students the opportunity to exploit the latest technologies as well as helped them participate in the quality researches and innovations in the field of ICT. This contributed to improving the scientific research activities and the reputation of the Posts and Telecommunications Institute of Technology and realizing the goal of becoming one of the leading universities in the field of ICT.
According to the final report of Motorola project, in 2019, all 10 research groups achieved good results, more than 10 papers in international and domestic journal/ conference have reviewed, the articles from research groups have completed and contributed to the quality of research topics at national levels. The Motorola IoT contest has awarded to the top 3 groups with their products.
In order to complete the plan of the activities of Motorola Solutions Foundation, in the beginning of 2020, an introduction semina will be organised, which call for research proposals and ideas for IoT summer program. A committee is established to evaluate the proposals, the communication of education programs and IoT technology and the program’s contents.
According to the plan, the educational and training courses of the IoT Motorola Solutions education and technology program will be held from July to August in 2020; IoT Bootcamp and Expo will be held in October and November in 2020; the closing ceremony of Motorola project will take place by the end of 2020.