The champion of ‘AI Hack 2020’ bSmart. (Photo: SGGP)

Public transport project wins championship in ‘Al Hack 2020’

The final round of the contest ‘AI Hack 2020’ took place yesterday in Saigon Hi-tech Park (sited in District 9 of Ho Chi Minh City). The project bSmart – using AI to address public transport issues – impressively defeated other competitors to win the championship.

Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong (R, 2nd) paid a visit to the space for innovation and experiment of digital transformation on November 9 (Photo: SGGP)

Digital transformation process in HCMC closely linked with innovation

Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong yesterday led delegation to visit the space for innovation and experiment of digital transformation, located in Viettel Building (258 Cach Mang Thang Tam Street in District 3).

Vice Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Duong Anh Duc. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC to determinedly apply AI for sustainable development

After the launch of the contest ‘AI-related Solutions in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) 2020’, there have been several promising papers submitted. SGGP Newspaper conducted an interview with Vice Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Duong Anh Duc about the possible implementation of these solutions in the city in the near future.

Mr. Le Quoc Cuong, Deputy Director of the HCMC Department of Information and Technology cum Head of the contest’s Organization Board, is discussing with the Judge Board. (Photo: SGGP)

AI-related contest in HCMC receives promising papers

The contest ‘AI-related Solutions in HCMC 2020’, launched in June 2020, has so far welcomed very practical solutions, especially the papers of the second category ‘AI-Solution’.


The technical team is handling information sent from smart cameras in District 1. (Photo: SGGP)

Monitoring camera system proves effective in public security maintenance

A series of monitoring cameras have been installed in several districts of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC). They are connected to form a digital public security system for each district. Thanks to the data captured by them, the police have been able to solve many crimes, from minor to serious, in order to ensure safety of citizens living in the city.

A corner of Saigon Hi-Tech Park. (Photo: SGGP)

Innovation district in eastern HCMC – new economic motivation

Ho Chi Minh City is completing the project of establishing and developing the highly interactive innovation district in the East of the city in the direction of turning this place to become a new driving force for economic development in the fourth industrial revolution, thereby promoting the city's economy to grow quickly and sustainably and continue to contribute positively to the country's economic development.
In HCMC, VNG is one of the leading IT businesses that have received sufficient support from the municipal authorities. (Photo: SGGP)

IT industry purposely promoted in Vietnam

Vietnam has for long identified information – telecommunications development as one of its main contributions to the national growth, competitiveness boost, social management so that it can keep up with neighboring nations in the region, especially in the period from 2020-2025.

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).