Dr. Pham Thi Thu Hang is Leading GEN Vietnam, Chairwoman of Council for Science and Technology. She kept a position as Secretary General of Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry from in July, 2011 until through 2017. She also has been cum Director of SME Promotion Center of VCCI since 2001 until 2013 and Director of Enterprise Development Foundation – an R& D unit of VCCI since 2004 until now. Dr. Hang has managed numerous SME development, supporting industries, supplier chain and women entrepreneurship projects implemented by VCCI in collaboration with World Bank Group, ADB UNIDO, ILO, UNDP, WHO, DFID, USAID, GIZ, JICA... She is member of UNCDF-SHIFT investment Committee; Judging member of ASEAN Business Awards since 2007; Member of Executing Committee of National Program on Eco-System for Start-up; National Advisory Council For Corporate Governance; National Advisory Council for Tourism Development. Dr. Hang is the Chief Editor of 11 series of “Vietnam Annual Business Reports’’ of the years 2006-2017 and leading a number of market research and publications on SMEs, innovation, poverty reduction. She has been co-author of some research papers published by World Bank, ILO, IDS (Brighton, UK) on SMEs, Light Industry, Local Economic Development and member of Editing Board of Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research. Dr. Hang has got a Labor Medal of Third Class by President of Vietnam and three Award Certificates by Prime Minister of Vietnam.