Ngo Duc The (1982) graduated from Vietnam National University, Hanoi with the Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in 2004 and 2006, respectively. He then obtained his PhD from University of Glasgow (UK) in 2010. He worked as a research fellow at Vietnam National University, Hanoi (2004-2006 and 2010), Toyota Technological Institute (Japan, 2010-2011) and National University of Singapore (Singapore, 2011-2013). He is continuing his postdoctoral study at Technical University of Denmark (Denmark, 2013-now). His research interests include magnetic materials, nanophysics and electron microscopy. In 2013, he initiated the Science Summer School to inspire and support young Vietnamese researchers pursuing academic careers.