Mr. Vu Quoc Thanh is currently the Director of Thai Nguyen Information and Communication Department. He has 12 years of work experience in IT and IT Security. In this role, he has successfully developed a centralized IT infrastructure in Thai Nguyen Province, which is currently in operation and placed at the IT Center of the Thai Nguyen Information and Communications Department. Thanks to this, the specific and general databases of the whole provine are centrally placed in a secure place, helping the organization and provision of information to be adequate, accurate and effective. In addition to that, within its role, the Department has advised the Provincial People’s Committee to issue plans, blueprints, proposals, and projects to implement ICT application in the Province to improve the management, increasing Provincial Indices such as Competitiveness Index, ICT Index, Public Administration Competitiveness Index…. With these contributions, he was awarded with Excellent Emulative Flag by the Prime Minister; various Award Certificates by the Minister of Information and Communications in many years. In 2015, he was presented with an Excellent Emulative Flag for successfully accomplishing all tasks in 5 consecutive years (2011-2015). In 2016, he was awarded with the Labor Medal of Third Class by the State President.