Ha Noi, Viet Nam – October 6, 2018 – The Vietnam Frontier Summit, one of the largest frontier technology conferences in Asia, took place October 6th at the Forever Mark Centre in Ha Noi, Viet Nam with the theme ¨Fostering Innovation with Frontier Technologies.¨ The one-day event, hosted by Innovatube Frontier Labs (Nexus FrontierTech’s operating arm in Viet Nam) and sponsored by the Vietnam Ministry of Science and Technology, brought together over 1600 attendees from around the globe with the goal of discussing the tech start-up ecosystem in Viet Nam, as well as experiences and ways to foster and promote start-up capacity in the region.
The event featured 4 stages running in parallel with leading experts and founders discussing the macro context of the deep tech ecosystem in Viet Nam, top executives commenting on frameworks to unlock innovation inside organizations, and technical workshops for software developers, researchers and CTOs. The summit hosted 60 speakers, with some of the most noteworthy including Hà Thanh An, Managing Director of Startup Viet Partners, Oliver Tan, Co-Founder and CEO of ViSenze, Kazuhiro Obara, Forbes Columnist, and Hajime Hotta, Chief AI Scientist of Nexus Frontier Tech.
Pham Van Toan, Head of AI Research at Framgia Inc.
Always Be Raising, the first start-up investment conference in Vietnam, had a special home on the Summit’s investment stage, where over 50 start-ups and investors had the chance to network and share knowledge in one dedicated space.
Hajime Hotta, Chief AI Scientist of Innovatube Frontier Technologies and speaker at the event, commented: ¨VFS was the first attempt to bring together such a large group of tech investors, speakers, executives and investors at the APAC regional level. We’re happy to see the great success of the event.¨
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