The world is currently in an unprecedented crisis as countries are being locked down and trades are being halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Some countries like Vietnam has been more successful in containing the spread of the disease and some are still in the midst of the fight against it. Nevertheless, most countries have reached a stage where they realized that governments are becoming helpless with trades not happening and people preferring online over offline. For such, there have been several cases of success startup-government partnerships that is helping to address the larger problem of economic sustainability.
TECHFEST VIETNAM 2020 – The Determination of Vietnamese Government to Connect Resources, Providing a Springboard for Innovative Startups
TECHFEST VIETNAM 2020 will be occurring from November 27-29th in Hanoi in the form of a hybrid event. This is the largest annual event for the innovative startup community in the country, organized by the Ministry of Science and Technology of Vietnam. Taking place amid the global disruption caused by the COVID-19 epidemic, the event is an opportunity for the government to display the dynamism of the Vietnamese startup ecosystem, an emerging nation eager to cooperate with international partners to develop and promote science, technology, and innovation.
Investment Matching is considered one of the most awaited events by Vietnam innovative startups during Techfest 2020. During this uncertain business environment, this year Investment Matching focused much more on promoting the connection between startups and local investors, VC, incubators, and accelerators to take advantage of current resources to adapt, transform, and breakthrough.