Asia Business Meetups: Vietnam’s Digital Transformation

Asia Business Meetups: Vietnam's Digital Transformation
Vietnamโ€™s Digitalization: Regional Trend & Opportunity for Nordic Software Companies

About this event

Asia Business Meetups to Stockholm

A bi-monthly event series exploring Asian market opportunities for Nordic companies & Asian trends in innovation, business models & marketing

Next out is Vietnam!

In 2020 the Vietnamese Government National Digital Transformation Roadmap 2025 (with a vision toward 2030), which sets additional targets and guidelines to help Vietnam reaching its digital transformation goals with a focus on three pillars: E-government, e-economy and e-society.

Vietnam has also set the goal of reaching 100,000 tech firms domestically as the main driver for the design and production of innovative tech products and services with its โ€˜Make in Vietnamโ€™ brand.

Together with we will dive into Vietnamโ€™s ambitious agenda to transform the country into a regional tech power house. In an attempt to answer questions such as:

Where in this Digital Transformation lies the business opportunities for Nordic Software companies?

How could the Nordics & Vietnam cooperate on digital talents?

Register & join the event to find out: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/asia-business-meetups-vietnams-digital-transformation-tickets-219260422827

Program

  • 17:00-17:30 Arrival & Mingle
  • 17:30-18:30 Program
  • 18:30-19:15 Networking & Mingle

We guarantee:

  • Great mingle & networking๐Ÿค
  • Snacks & Drinks๐ŸŸ๐Ÿป
  • Insights & Inspiration ๐Ÿ’ก
  • Breathtaking view of Stockholm from HiQ๐Ÿคฉ

Speakers & Topics

“Key Areas of Focus for Nordic Software Companies in Vietnam” Mr. Thong Dang, Co-founder of Wiziin Inc, Angel Investors in the Asia Pacific Region.

Serial entrepreneur and seasoned investor. In 2020, he co-founded Wiziin Inc. which provides an Investment Platform for PE, VC, and Angel Investors in the Asia Pacific Region. Prior to founding Wiziin Inc, he has r 12 years of experience in management since he had managed a business named Promed Endoscopy Clinic in Canada and in charge of business development – government and corporation at Viettel Group, Vietnam.

“Introduction to the National Digital Transformation Programme By 2025”: Mr. Quan Phan, Senior Advisor of Ivy Capital and Founder & Chairman of VIET STARTUPS.EXCHANGE.

28 years within the financial and investment banking arena with strong entrepreneurship and leadership skills cultivated by a Postgraduate in Fulbright School of Public Policy and Management (FSPPM)/JFK School of Government (Harvard).

Panel discussion with the above and: Ms. Minh Le, Head of Community, Adtima, Zalo Group | Co-head of Smart City & Protech Village TECHFEST 2021 (Former Head of Pr, Propzy)

12 years of experience in the field of communication and building Vietnamese startup and technology community. Working at leading press agencies in Vietnam such as Forbes Vietnam, VnExpress, Today TV and participating in the leading role of organizing events with the participation of world influencers such as: Forbes Business Forum with the participation of billionaire Vincent Tan, Tony Fernades (2016), Forbes 30 Under 30 event with the participation of music stars Katy Perry, Michelle Phan and more than 1000 successful young people (2015); Vietnam Blockchain Forum (2017) with the participation of more than 22 international experts, Production Director of Startup Vietnam (2017, 2018, 2019)

Etalk Season 2 – Special Chapter: Europe to South East Asia – From Strategy to Action

Etalk Adventure to the Venture Season 2 – Special Chapter: “Europe to South East Asia – From Strategy to Action”
TOPIC: โ€œExploring The Ireland Vietnam Bilateral Relationship: Trade, Entrepreneurship, and Investmentโ€. Understanding Ireland’s strategy in SEA as well as finding some possible synergies. Ireland’s focusing industries, some overviews of Irish governmental agencies available in the region, Irish initiatives like FIVAA, VIBE,…
The event will explore the following:
1. Keynotes on Irish entrepreneurship and investment landscape related to the Vietnam situation
2. Ireland’s strategy in the region, its concentration, initiatives, and future possible collaboration
3. Discussing the bilateral relationship to see how an EU country as Ireland comes to SEA, especially Vietnam and puts their strategy into actions that can benefit the regional entrepreneurs or investors with future synergies.
SPEAKERS:
๐ŸŒŸย Elisa Cavacece – Head of Development, Embassy of Ireland to Vietnam
๐ŸŒŸย Tien Nguyen – Co-founder & CEO at Wiziin Inc
Join us now if you are:
  • Institutional funds, Corporates, Family Offices, Angel Investors, Entrepreneurs, and Conventional Investors who want to understand more about Ireland and its strategy in SEA as well as find some possible synergies.
  • Startup looking for Irish investors / Ireland fund
  • Interested in Vietnam – Ireland relationship for business, networking and working opportunities
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๐“๐ˆ๐Œ๐„: Thursday, 25.11.2021; 19:00 – 20:30 (VNT)
๐‹๐Ž๐‚๐€๐“๐ˆ๐Ž๐: Online via Zoom
๐‘๐„๐†๐ˆ๐’๐“๐„๐‘ ๐‡๐„๐‘๐„:ย https://bit.ly/Etalk-Season2
(*) This is a free event but registrations are required.

Etalk Season 2 – Chapter 5: #AgTech – How investing in startups disrupting agriculture in the new era

Etalk Adventure to the Venture | Season 2 – Chapter 5:ย #AgTechย – How investing in startups disrupting agriculture in the new era
Agriculture is the next traditional industry to be greatly shaken up by technology, whether itโ€™s through smartphone apps, robotics, or the Internet of Things (IoT). Investors have noticed too.
AgTech is worth investing in because people will always need to eat! Moreover, climate change, water stress, and other resource limitations are putting huge pressure on agricultural systems worldwide, creating opportunities for innovators who can address those problems.
The event will explore the following:
1. The key investment learning from the top Asia fund in Agtech: The Yield Lab Asia
2. Opportunities for SEA’s emerging Agtech sectors
3. What are the significant AgTech trends to look forward to?
4. Special pieces: Women at the Agtech table
๐’๐๐„๐€๐Š๐„๐‘
๐ŸŒŸย Claire Pribula, Managing Director @ The Yield Lab Asia Pacific
๐ŸŒŸย Evy Chang, Head of Investor Relations @ Wiziin Inc
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๐“๐ˆ๐Œ๐„: Thursday, 04.11.2021; 19:00 – 20:00 (VNT)
๐‹๐Ž๐‚๐€๐“๐ˆ๐Ž๐: Online via Zoom
๐‘๐„๐†๐ˆ๐’๐“๐„๐‘ ๐‡๐„๐‘๐„:ย https://bit.ly/Etalk-Season2
(*) This is a free event but registrations are required.
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Webinar โ€œ๐—˜๐—ง๐—ฎ๐—น๐—ธ: ๐—”๐—ฑ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒโ€ is the sharing series of experienced VC partners or VC Experts from all over the world.
This series covers key learning, investment insights, and real-world experience which will uplift the next generation of South East Asiaโ€™s venture capitalists. These hands-on experiences from the other side of the table will also help startup founders to gain a deep understanding of VCsโ€™ mindsets and psychological drivers.
Venture investment is considered a male-dominant job. But the fact is many female-led funds blowing away their benchmark and we would love to introduce ๐—˜๐—ง๐—ฎ๐—น๐—ธ: ๐—”๐—ฑ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ – Season 2 with the theme โ€œWomen in VC” by inviting many female venture capitalists to hear more women voice in this wave.

ETalk Season 2 | Chapter 4: Deep-in B2B SaaS – The next trend to watch in SEA

Webinar โ€œ๐—˜๐—ง๐—ฎ๐—น๐—ธ: ๐—”๐—ฑ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒโ€ is the sharing series of experienced VC partners or VC Experts from all over the world. This series covers key learning, investment insights, and real-world experience which will uplift the next generation of South East Asiaโ€™s venture capitalists. Also, this can help startup founders to gain a deep understanding of VCsโ€™ mindsets and psychological drivers.

Venture investment is considered a male-dominant job. But the fact is many female-led funds blowing away their benchmark and we would love to introduce ๐—˜๐—ง๐—ฎ๐—น๐—ธ: ๐—”๐—ฑ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ – Season 2 with the theme โ€œWomen in VC” by inviting many female venture capitalists to hear more women voice in this wave.

 

In this chapter 4, two of the leading female venture capitalists sat down to speak about a range of topics faced by young entrepreneurs and investors โ€“ both women and men alike โ€“ as well as the possibilities, obstacles, and advice for individuals in fundraising & investing in #SaaS, especially B2B SaaS in the SEA market.

๐’๐๐„๐€๐Š๐„๐‘ย 

๐ŸŒŸย  Evy Chang, Head of Investor @ Wiziin Inc

๐ŸŒŸ Phuong Tran, Senior Associate @ Wavemaker Partners

 

๐–๐‡๐€๐“ ๐“๐Ž ๐„๐—๐๐„๐‚๐“

๐ŸŒŸ Ask anything from one of the most active early-stage VCs in South California and South Asia which has raised over $600M, and has invested in over 400 companies in the last 18 years, with 60% of the portfolio in SEA is in enterprise software vertical.

๐ŸŒŸ Key insight for being a woman represented venture funds

๐ŸŒŸThe possibilities, obstacles, and advice for individuals in fundraising and investing in SaaS startups, especially B2B SaaS.

 

๐–๐‡๐Ž ๐…๐ˆ๐“๐’ ๐“๐‡๐ˆ๐’

๐ŸŒŸ SaaS Entrepreneurs care about fundraising.

๐ŸŒŸAngels/venture capitalists want to learn and share about investing in SaaS startup.

๐ŸŒŸAnyone who is interested in VC, job opportunities in VC, and investment knowledge in general.

 

๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ“

๐“๐ˆ๐Œ๐„: Thursday, 21.09.2021; 19:00 – 20:30 (VNT)

๐‹๐Ž๐‚๐€๐“๐ˆ๐Ž๐: Online via Zoom

๐‘๐„๐†๐ˆ๐’๐“๐„๐‘ ๐‡๐„๐‘๐„: https://bit.ly/Etalk-Season2

ETalk Season 2 | Chapter 1: Women-led Venture Capital fund

Etalk Adventure to the Venture | Season 2 - Chapter 1: Women-led Venture Capital fund

Webinar โ€œ๐—˜๐—ง๐—ฎ๐—น๐—ธ: ๐—”๐—ฑ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒโ€ is the sharing series of experienced VC partners or VC Experts from all over the world.

This series covers key learning, investment insights, and real-world experience which will uplift the next generation of South East Asiaโ€™s venture capitalists. These hands-on experiences from the other side of the table will also help startup founders to gain a deep understanding of VCsโ€™ mindsets and psychological drivers.

Venture investment is considered a male-dominant job. But the fact is many female-led funds blowing away their benchmark and we would love to introduce ๐—˜๐—ง๐—ฎ๐—น๐—ธ: ๐—”๐—ฑ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ – Season 2 with the theme โ€œWomen in VC” by inviting many female venture capitalists to hear more women voice in this wave.

In this chapter, two of the leading female venture capitalists sat down to speak with a range of topics faced by young entrepreneurs and investors โ€“ both women and men alike โ€“ as well as the possibilities, obstacles, and advice for individuals in fundraising & investing to any innovation in #DeepTech #MedTech & #DigitalTransformation.

Besides, we will have a chance to hear more on how the community should embrace diversity and make meaningful progress to address barriers facing women in the venture industry.

 

๐’๐๐„๐€๐Š๐„๐‘๐’
๐ŸŒŸ Evy Chang, Head of Investor @ Wiziin Inc
๐ŸŒŸ Leesa Soulodre, General Partner @ R3i Ventures

 

๐–๐‡๐€๐“ ๐“๐Ž ๐„๐—๐๐„๐‚๐“
๐ŸŒŸ Ask anything from a 10+ year experienced investor who pioneering health tech, artificial intelligence, robotics, cybersecurity, fintech, cleantech, smart city, and IoT technologies.
๐ŸŒŸ Key insight for being a woman leading venture funds
๐ŸŒŸThe possibilities, obstacles, and advice for individuals in fundraising and investing to any innovation in #DeepTech #MedTech & #DigitalTransformation.

๐–๐‡๐Ž ๐…๐ˆ๐“๐’ ๐“๐‡๐ˆ๐’
๐ŸŒŸ Entrepreneurs who are doing fundraising or planning to do it in the future.
๐ŸŒŸ Angels and VC want to learn and share investment experiences.

 

๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ“
๐“๐ˆ๐Œ๐„: Thursday, 09.09.2021; 19:00 – 20:30 (VNT)
๐‹๐Ž๐‚๐€๐“๐ˆ๐Ž๐: Online via Zoom
๐‘๐„๐†๐ˆ๐’๐“๐„๐‘ ๐‡๐„๐‘๐„: https://bit.ly/Etalk-Season2

 

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*๐—”๐—ฏ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜ ๐—ฉ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—บ ๐—ฉ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—–๐—ฎ๐—ฝ๐—ถ๐˜๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ฃ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ด๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐—บ (๐—ฉ๐—ฉ๐—–๐—ฃ)
Vietnam Venture Capital Program delivers real-world experience and case-study-based practices, to help current and future investors fine-tune and apply their investment strategies. We offer sharing programs, online webinars, and resources for professionals who want to improve their understandings of the venture capital ecosystem. From that, we can also help entrepreneurs understand how venture funds work and optimize their funding approach.

#Investment #VC #Partner #Trend #Invest #EquityInvestment