Virtual event TECHFEST VIETNAM 2020 – the determination of Vietnamese government to connect resources, acting as a springboard for innovative startups

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HA NOI, VIETNAM – Media OutReach – 26 November 2020 – The national festival for innovative startups, TECHFEST VIETNAM 2020,
will be held from November 26-29 in Ha Noi.

Virtual event TECHFEST VIETNAM 2020 - the determination of Vietnamese government to connect resources, acting as a springboard for innovative startups

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This is the largest annual virtual event organized by the
Ministry of Science and Technology of Vietnam (MOST) to cooperate with
international partners to develop and promote science, technology, and
innovation in Vietnam in
particular and South East Asia in general.

Taking place amid the global
disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, TECHFEST shows an emerging nation
eager to display the dynamism of the Vietnamese start-up ecosystem among
investors/investment funds, enterprises, and experts worldwide via
virtual events on techfest.vn.

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Themed ‘Respond – Transform — Break through’, TECHFEST VIETNAM 2020
will be structured into 12 technology villages: (1) Medical Technology (2)
Agricultural Technology (3) Educational Technology (4) Tourism and F&B
Technology (5) Frontier Technology (6) Financial Technology (7) Smart
Cities (8) Social Impact (9) Student Start-ups (10) Local Start-ups (11)
Community (12) International village, with 250 potential start-ups booths, attracting
nearly 200 investors, 150 corporations, enterprises and business accelerators
virtually and physically.

Notably, social impacts on
innovative start-up solutions and business models will be presented in the
Social Impact Technology Village by UNDP Vietnam and WWF Vietnam. MOST will
work with partners to organize a High-Level Policy Dialogue, in which Prime
Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will hold a discussion with the innovative start-up
community on solving difficulties in conducting business and creating a favourable
environment for start-up to
grow.

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After six years of implementation, local TECHFEST
events have been organized in 15 provinces; the national TECHFEST VIETNAM has
attracted around 30,000 people, of which international experts and investors
accounted for more than 40%. In 2019, TECHFEST was held on an international scale for the first time in three developed startup-up ecosystems: the United States,
South Korea, and Singapore, facilitating 20 prominent Vietnamese start-ups to
access the global market
and connecting over 100 international investors to the Vietnamese start-up
ecosystem. In sum, there are about 500 local and
international investors with approximately 700 investment with total value
up to US$20 million. Among the startups connected, Abivin, the champion of
TECHFEST 2019, was chosen to participate in the competition and then won in the
international arena called Startup World Cup 2018.

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