The official launch of SAUNAC took place in Da Nang between 15 & 17 November 2016. Representatives from all partner universities were present. Following a morning of introductions by the partner organisations and their representatives, all partners received a full briefing of the Erasmus+ Capacity Building in the Field of Higher Education strand of funding leading to an understanding of how SAUNAC will assist universities in Vietnam to achieve their modernisation agenda.
A general overview of the activity to be carried out along with the roles and responsibilities of all partners was given, ensuring that issues concerning eligibility of activity was considered and the requirements of the European Commission.
Work Package leaders then gave an overview of the activity each of them would lead, together with timescales for delivery and the involvement of SAUNAC partners. European and Vietnamese leaders of each Work Package worked together to identify a detailed plan for implementation of the individual Work Packages that they will lead and presented their plans to the project partnership.