WHISE 2019 welcomes over 150 technological startups

The 2019 Ho Chi Minh City Innovation, Startup and Entrepreneurship Week (WHISE 2019) formally kicked off yesterday. 

WHISE 2019 welcomes over 150 technological startups

More than 150 innovative startup businesses, both domestic and international, participated and displayed their technologies as well as excellent products.

WHISE 2019 have around 30 mini-events, including discussions, conferences, startup activities, contests, and an award ceremony for all individuals and organizations that have had great contribution to the development of an innovative startup ecosystem in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC).

WHISE 2019 is also a chance for managers and the startup community to evaluate results of past startup and innovation activities in 2019, followed by a policy proposal to the municipal authorities for the further growth and more effective operation of the current innovative startup ecosystem of the city.

This is the third time WHISE has been co-chaired by the HCMC People’s Committee and the Finnish Embassy in Vietnam. It is co-held by the HCMC Department of Science & Technology and the Ho Chi Minh Youth Union of HCMC.

By BA TAN – Translated by Vien Hong

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