Mr. Pham Van Thang

Deputy Director, IoT Center, VNPT – Technology

Mr. Pham Van Thang

Deputy Director, IoT Center, VNPT – Technology



-1999-2004: Engineering degree of Hanoi University of Technology – Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications

– 2004 – 2012: CCNA, CCNP, Alcatel IN/OCS certificate, Oracle, Sun solaris training courses-

– 2013-2015: MBA at Foreign Trade University2.

2.    8 years experience in IP and Telco networking expert

2004- 2005: ADSL Technical Support – Troubleshoot ADSL lines of End Users and DSLAM sometime  –

2005-2008: IP, WAN Networking Technical Support with CCNA, CCNP certification-

2005-2012:  IN (Intelligent Network)/OCS – Platform and Networking Technical Support

3.     5 years experience in Telco, VNPT Technology products, IoT as a sale/presale

–        2013- 2015:  VNPT Technology products (OTT, cellphone, Modem…) as a Sale Manager

–        2015- 2016:  Telco solution (EPC, OCS, Billing, Core Firewall) as a Presale Manager-        2017: IoT Sale (Deputy Director – Bussiness Center)


The role of 4G LTE in developing IoT solutions for smart city


  1. Clarify the Topic
    • IoT
    • SmartCity and IoT solution for SmartCity
    • The Role of 4G LTE in Developing IoT Applications for Smart City
  2. Introduction to E2E IoT model
    • Indicate the location and role of 4G LTE in this model
    • Emphasis on connecting things and people
  3. Introduction to Smart Cities and Solutions
    • Introduce Smart City model, with related fields
    • Emphasize the citizen-centrix Smart City model
    • To analyze the aspects to find the importance and role of 4G LTE
    • Compare 4G LTE with other comparable technologies
  4. Analyze the subjects involved in the Smart City model and the benefits and related contributions
    • People
    • Operator
    • IoT Platform providers
    • IoT Device providers
    • IoT Application providers
  5. Conclution