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VIETNAM

INNOVATION

SUMMIT 2024

The Next Wave of Innovation

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Time: 18-19 October 2024

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Parrticipants: Government Delegate, C-level of Corporates, SMEs, Entrepreneurs, and Investors across the region.

VIETNAM

INNOVATION

SUMMIT 2024​

The greatest platform in vietnam for tech & innovation

Vietnam Innovation Summit (VIS) is an annual event by InnoLab Asia that brings leading corporates, startups, and influencers across the world together, to discuss and generate ideas to develop an innovative society and ecosystem together. Using an Open Innovation approach allows companies to look beyond their internal resources to a much wider network to co-create with and leverage fresh expertise.


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OUR MISSIONS

Rooting initiatives ​across industries


Thought leaders and Initiatives are ​invited to showcase & pitch for ​better learning, growing & ​investment opportunities, with wide ​range from the most popular techs ​to latest emerging trends.

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Connect partners

& resources


Matching innovation needs with right stakeholders to realize their vision in practice and bringing commercialization opportunities to existent innovative products.

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Foster innovation applications

& processes


Joined forces from all stakeholders (governments, start-ups, investors, institutions, accelerators, incubators, corporates & SMEs, NGOs) and best practices from business case studies.

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why vis

1.GLOBAL NETWORKING

  • Direct partnerships with 100+ growing Corporates, VCs, Startups, etc
  • Investment prospects with global agencies
  • Explore collaboration with corporates, governments, VCs, startups, NGOs
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5. EXCLUSIVE INSIGHTS

2. COMPREHENSIVE RESOURCES

  • Exclusive access to invaluable insights
  • Global best practices from leading corporates
  • Insights from policymakers and entrepreneurs
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  • Comprehensive resource hub for innovation
  • Accessible to all stakeholders
  • Connects ecosystem participants
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3. Market Exposure

  • Showcase products to 2,000+ visitors
  • Immediate market feedback
  • Acquire potential customers

4. Innovation Showcase

  • Live pitches from top 5 startups
  • Showcasing groundbreaking solutions
  • Innovative business models on display

Who you meet AT VIS 2024

Government Agencies,

Policy Makers

Corporate Venture Capital, Venture Capital

Fast-growing Startups

40% FOREIGNERS

60% VIETNAMESE

C-levels, CEOs, Directors from Leading Corporations

Accelerators

Startup Ecosystem Builder

Influencers in the startup and innovation ecosystem

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TOP-FOCUSED TREND IN 2024

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Sustainability-focused Technology

5G Connectivity

Robotics and Automation

With the growing concern over climate ​change, there will be a greater ​emphasis on developing sustainable ​technology solutions. This could include ​innovations in renewable energy, waste ​management systems, and green ​transportation options.

With the rollout of 5G networks across ​the globe, we can expect faster internet ​speeds and improved connectivity. This ​will enable new technologies like ​driverless cars, virtual reality gaming, ​and telemedicine services to become ​more accessible and reliable.

The use of robots and automation is ​expected to increase significantly in the ​coming years, especially in industries ​like manufacturing, healthcare, and ​logistics. This will lead to job ​displacement but also open up new ​opportunities for those skilled in ​programming and maintaining these ​machines.

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A GLANCE At Vietnam Innovation Summit 2023

1000+

ATTENDEES

200+

COMPANIES REPRESENTATIVES

100+

COMPANIES AT BOOTH EXCHIBITION

30+

STARTUP APPLICATIONS

OUR influential speakers and judges 2023

Mr. Daniel Stork

Mr. Agustaviano Sofjan

MS. Emily Hamblin

Ms. Deborah Biber

Consul General of

the Kingdom of the Netherlands


Consul General of

the Republic of Indonesia

British Consul General

in Ho Chi Minh City

Chief Executive at

AustCham ASEAN

DR. MORGAN DONOVAN CARROLL

ESG DIRECTOR AT VINGROUP & VINFAST

Mr. Takeru Kawashima

CEO at InnoScouter Inc.

Executive Director at 01Booster

Mr. Dan Vardie

Founder & Chairman of AUTOBEST

Mr. Pekka Laitinen

Mr. HUAN TRAN

Mr. Quang hue vo

Regional director Southeast Asia and Oceania AT Business Finland

CTO, SonKim Group Corporation

Former CEO Vingroup JSC

DR. Nimnual Piewthongngam

MR. HUYNH CONG THANG

Chairperson, SME Committee AT Joint Foreign Chambers of Commerce in Thailand

CEO at INNOLAB ASIA

MS. Michele Wee

ceo, standard chartered bank vietnam

Mr. Bert Grobben

MR. QUANG PHAM

Founder & CEO at Budding Innovation

GENERAL PARTNER/EXECUTIVE

INVESTMENT COMMITTEE MEMBER AT ABB PRIVATE EQUITY

VIS 2023 RECAP

Vietnam Innovation Summit 2023: Innovation For A Greener Vietnam in short

November 25th and 26th, 2023 witnessed the resounding success of the Vietnam Innovation Summit 2023, where innovation took centre stage...

[VIS 2023 RECAP] Keynote Speeches from UNDP Sustainable Specialist and CEO of Budding Innovation

The keynote speeches at Vietnam Innovation Summit 2023 offered profound insights into Vietnam’s journey toward a sustainable future...

[VIS 2023 RECAP] Panel Discussion: Driving Corporate Innovation for a Sustainable Future in Vietnam

The panel discussion brought together industry leaders from diverse sectors, offering profound insights into fostering innovation within organizations...

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VIETNAM INNOVATION SUMMIT 2024

MAIN ACTIVITIES

Panel Discussion

Exhibition

Networking Session

CrowdPitch

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DAY 1

  • Opening Ceremony
  • Welcome Speeches

Keynote 1: Vietnam into the 2030s – where will innovation take us?

Forecast the trajectory of Vietnamese comprehensive look at emerging technologies, their integration into daily life, and the potential

societal impacts. This session promises to be a captivating journey, offering both challenges and opportunities, as the speaker paints a vivid picture of an Vietnam reshaped by the next wave of innovation.


Keynote 2: Crafting A Comprehensive Blueprint For Innovation Transformation

Aims to provide a detailed overview and actionable insights into the process of crafting a comprehensive blueprint for innovation transformation.


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SESSION 1

  • What are the emerging trends that will shape the future of innovation in various industries?
  • How can industries leverage AI in their operations to enhance efficiency and decision-making?
  • What role does sustainable and renewable energy play in the future of the energy industry?
  • What are the challenges and opportunities in adopting innovative solutions in the consumer industry?
  • What innovations are transforming supply chain management in the age of Industry 4.0?

The Next Wave: What The Future Of Innovation

For The Industry

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Keynote 3: Startups and Innovation: Nurturing the Next Generation

Explores the ecosystem that nurtures the next generation of startups, emphasizing the importance of support, mentorship, and collaboration => Gain insights into strategies for fostering a conducive environment that empowers emerging startups to thrive and contribute to the innovation landscape.



SESSION 3

CrowdPitch, is a dynamic and engaging platform where startups showcase their innovative ideas, products, and solutions to a diverse audience. The session is designed as a pitch competition, allowing startups to present their ventures, receive feedback, and connect with potential investors, collaborators, and industry experts. Attendees will witness the latest trends and breakthroughs in the startup ecosystem, fostering a collaborative environment for the next wave of innovation.


CrowdPitch - The Next Wave in Innovation

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SESSION 4

Businesses must strike a balance between harnessing emerging technologies and minimising the potential harms. How can firms use the opportunities for growth, yet protect their customers?

  • How should leaders navigate data privacy and cyber-security?
  • What are the best practices when implementing new technologies?

DAY 2

Keynote 4: Innovation As A Leadership Mindset

Dives into the transformative power of leadership that prioritises innovation as a daily ​ethos. Attendees will discover how to cultivate an environment where creativity ​thrives, risks are celebrated, and adaptability is championed. Harnessing real-world ​examples and actionable insights, this session will challenge traditional leadership ​moulds and provide the blueprint for steering organisations into the future.

Balancing risk and opportunity: the power and the perils of emerging technology


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