Section: Partnerships and Cooperations

International Initiatives

Participation in Other International Programs


International partnership with HUST (Hanoi University of Science and Technology), Vietnam Joint lab unit between Grenoble INP and HUST, with the support of CNRS: International Research Institute MICA (Multimedia, Information, Communication and Applications) – UMI 2954 of CNRS from January 2006 to March 2018.

  • Eric Castelli: French director of UMI 2954 “MICA Institute”, Vietnam, from 01 September 2001 to 5 February 2018

  • Eric Castelli: now Adjunct Member of International Research Institute MICA, Vietnam (from June 2018)

  • Eric Castelli: Responsible (and co-founder) of the International MASTER degree ACMI (Ambient Computing, Multimedia & Interactions), Hanoi University of Science and Technology (from January 2014 to June 2018)

  • Eric Castelli: International scientific expert for the Vietnamese agency for research development NAFOSTED (National Foundation for Science and Technology Development), Ministry of Science and Technology, Vietnam (from 2015 to now)

  • Eric Castelli: active participant to the bilateral French-Vietnam program PFIEV (Programme de Formation d’Ingénieurs d’Excellence au Vietnam), Grenoble INP is one of the main French partners.


International partnership with ITC (Institut de Technologie du Cambodge), Phnom Penh, Cambodia

  • Eric Castelli: Member of the International Consortium of “Institut de Technologie du Cambodge (ITC)”, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, representative of Hanoi University of Science and Technology (from 2008 to March 2018)

  • Eric Castelli: Elected Member, representative of the International Consortium at the Administration Council of the “Institut de Technologie du Cambodge” (ITC), Phnom Penh, Cambodia (from 2014 to March 2018)

International partnership with NIPTICT (National Institute of Post and Telecoms, and Information Communication Technologies), Phnom Penh, Cambodia. NIPTICT Institute is under the authority of the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications of Cambodia

  • Eric Castelli: Scientific advisor for the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications of Cambodia, for the creation of the research center CSSD (Computer Sciences for Social Development, a new research lab of NIPTICT)

  • Eric Castelli: cowriter of the MELISSA international project, submitted to French AFD Agency (with NIPTICT (leader), NUOL, and HUST partners) in 2018 (1st submission) and 2019 (2nd submission)