The organization board is delivering flowers to sponsors of the competition. (Photo: Thanhuytphcm)

Contest for AI implementation launched in HCMC

Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Science and Technology yesterday cooperated with HCMC Department of Information and Communications, Vietnam National University – HCMC, and the National Agency for Technology Entrepreneurship and Commercialization Development (NATEC) to formally launch the competition ‘HCMC AI-driven Innovation Project 2020’ (HAI-2020).

Improving the quality of products via innovative startup events

HCMC to honor startup individuals, organizations

The upcoming Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Innovation, Startup and Entrepreneurship Week (WHISE 2019) is going to kick off from October 15 to 19, 2019. It will include such sessions as conferences, discussions, startup activities, contests, and a ceremony to honor individuals as well as organizations that have contributed to the development of an innovative startup ecosystem in the city.

PM Phuc speaks at the event (Photo: Courtesy of Australia Embasy)

Science, Technology, Innovation as pillar for socio-economic growth in Vietnam

An international conference under the title “Science, Technology and Innovation as a Pillar for Socio-Economic Development in Vietnam” was jointly held today by the Australia Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), the Ministry of Science and Technology of Vietnam (MoST), and the International Development Innovation Alliance (IDIA).
Innovative startup has a close link with essential technological solutions such as robot hand in surgery.

Innovation, creativity increasing Vietnam’s value

According to the Global Innovation Index 2018 (GII 2018), Vietnam has recently increased to the position of 45/126 countries and economies. This is the result of various encouraging policies issued by the state as well as local authorities on startup activities.
The female scientist who created radioactive substance for cancer treatment in Cho Ray Hospital. Photo by V.GIA

World Intellectual Property Day 2018 honoring women’s role

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has chosen the theme ‘Powering change: Women in innovation and creativity’ for the World Intellectual Property Day (IP Day) 2018, which was held on April 26. 

Innovation and startup awards initiated

Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Science and Technology has just announced that they would begin receiving registers for the Innovation and Startup Awards I-Star 2018 from now until the end of August 31, 2018.