TECHFEST 2021 returns with the slogan "Embracing Innovation - Reshaping The Future". In the extremely complicated context of the Covid-19 pandemic, which makes the already turbulent path of innovative entrepreneurship even more turbulent. "Innovation", meaning changing the way of living, working and interacting, is no longer an option but has become a must. In danger, hardship, and challenge, there is hope, and growth. Challenges become the new driving force for development, especially for innovative startups. More than ever, now is the time to rise up, to "reshaping the future".

Combining offline and online, applying the latest technologies to erase geographical, physical and psychological distances, TECHFEST 2021 series of events is designed with a series of activities of more than 50 conferences and seminars, investment connections, competitions, training by 16 Technology Villages stretching from September to December 2021. Additionally, there are also a number of companion activities such as training, and monthly campaigns to support entrepreneur businesses. etc. TECHFEST 2021 will introduce Vietnam to the world, and draw the world closer to Vietnam, to honor the wisdom and spirit of Vietnam, every step is creating a more sustainable and prosperous future.

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Event Schedule

Event Schedule

08:45 - 11:15

Webinar Starting Technical Business

The Information Security industry is a potential environment for startup development, especially in Vietnam, when the information security needs are being paid much attention by the government and businesses and have a clear development orientation.

So what do experts think about the potential for development in the information security industry in Vietnam?

What difficulties and challenges do startups need to pay attention to?

Any advice for startups oriented to develop in the information security industry?

Webinar STARTING TECHNICAL BUSINESS will be a useful discussion, where units/startups in Vietnam have the opportunity to discuss startup issues in the information security industry with two leading speakers of the information security industry in the country and internationally.

Mr. HD Moore - CEO of Rumble company - Developer of Metasploit Framework - an environment used to test, attack and exploit errors of services, Metasploit Framework is popularly used in the Security world.

Mr. Nguyen Le Thanh (RedDragon) - Deputy General Director in charge of IT at VNG Group - Co.founder VNSECURITY - Member of the first international research team to announce the method of breaking the GSM A5 code within one minute in 2006.

Coordinator: Mr. Truong Duc Luong - CEO of Vietnam Cybersecurity Joint Stock Company VSEC - One of the leading experts with more than 12 years of experience in the IT field in Vietnam.

10:30 - 12:00

Launching Ceremony National Entrpreneurship Day TECHFEST VIETNAM 2021

  • Location : Online


The 7th National Innovative Entrepreneurship Day TECHFEST VIETNAM 2021 officially kicks off with the slogan "Embracing Innovation - Reshaping The Future". The event aims to affirm the role of innovation in responding to challenges, and directs towards the formation of an "open" innovation ecosystem at the national scale which is connected to the world.

This is the largest annual event for Vietnamese innovative start-ups under the direction of the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City and the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce Industry (VCCI).

The event also launched the National Innovative Entrepreneur Contest TECHFEST VIETNAM 2021, which aims to support Vietnamese startups in doing dual task in the new normal situation.

Broadcast method: On official fanpage and Youtube channel of TECHFEST VIETNAM

14:30 - 16:30

Conference Challenges and Difficulties in the Finance - Banking Industry

In the era of rapidly developing technology with a huge amount of data and information, the Finance - Banking industry is one of the pioneering industries in digital transformation to actively adapt to the context of the industrial revolution 4.0. create competitive advantages and sustainable development.

In fact, in Vietnam, digital transformation in the Finance - Banking industry is taking place very actively, "contactless" activities are becoming more popular and gradually becoming a habit in society. In particular, promoting digital transformation has helped financial and banking institutions to maintain stability in the face of complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring smooth transactions and meeting demand for customer diversity.

However, the rapid development of digitization also brings many difficulties and great challenges in ensuring information security for organizations, when the amount of data being pushed into the digital environment is increasing and increasing. value, this becomes a lucrative bait for hackers with extremely sophisticated and modern tricks and technology. The security of data in the financial - banking industry is becoming more important than ever.

Through the seminar, Cybersecurity Technology Village will:

Listen directly to the challenges and difficulties of the Finance - Banking industry.

Information security becomes the driving force to support Finance - Banking digital transformation.

Building and developing the Innovation Community.

Follow-up activities: mentoring, connecting investors,... to support the Innovation Community to turn Ideas into useful technology products.


08:30 - 11:00

Seminar Supply Chain Recovery with Breakthrough Logistics Technology

Logistech Festival 2021 is a series of events organized by the Logistics Technology Village, within the framework of Techfest Vietnam 2021. Don't forget to schedule an appointment to attend the first exciting activity in the program!

Time: September 25, 2021

• 8:30am - 9:00am: Opening ceremony of Logistech Festival 2021

• 9h00 - 11h00: Seminar "Seminar Supply Chain Recovery with Breakthrough Logistics Technology" with national and international logistics experts.

Format: online at Logistech Village Fanpage - Techfest Vietnam

Contact to attend: logistics@techfest.vn


08:30 - 12:00

Conference Challenges in Commercialization of Inventions and Intellectual Property


08h30 – 09h00 Delegate registration
09h00 – 09h05 Statement of reasons, introduction of delegates
09h05 – 09h10 Opening speech
09h10 – 09h15 Welcome speech
09h15 – 09h20 Welcome speech
09h45 – 10h00 Report titled: Overview of commercialization of inventions and intellectual property by specialist Mr. Tran Giang Khue

10h00 – 10h10

Innovating to create a golden history for the country
11h10 – 11h20 Innovation at Hoa Binh Group in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic
11h20 – 11h50 Discussion
11h50 – 12h00 Summary and Closing

09:30 - 11:30

Conference Enterprises in: Culinary Culture Tourism Sediment - Voice of Insiders

Technology Pavillions for Local Agricultures, Foods & Tourism - FLAT organized seminar #1 "Enterprises in: Culinary Culture Tourism Sediment - Voice of Insiders"". The program is a continuation of the Village's series of events, within the framework of TECHFEST 2021.

During the past 2 years, the world economy has suffered extremely heavy blows by the wave of epidemics. People in the industry like us are always puzzled by the questions "What direction is going for the tourism and F&B industry during this difficult time?", "Will we have any transformation steps to be able to fit in?"… Thousands of asked questions need answers. Understanding the "pain" of people in the industry, through the seminar "Enterprises in: Culinary Culture Tourism Sediment - Voice of Insiders", Technology Pavillions for Local Agricultures, Foods & Tourism - FLAT promises to bring sharing and innovative technology solutions to help F&B and tourism businesses with multi-dimensional perspectives in the current context. At the same time, the seminar will take place with networking activities with indigenous resource startup communities, experts and innovation startup networks in agriculture and tourism.

Let's take a look at the factors that will create success for the upcoming conference:

Discover the unique culinary culture on the Central Heritage Road.

Providing innovative technology solutions for tourism and F&B businesses.

Discussion with entrepreneurs: "Entrepreneur in action".

Linking agricultural, tourism, culinary and cultural value chains in the Innovation Startup Ecosystem.

The conference will be held via the online zoom platform and streamed live on the SongHan Incubator Fanpage.


10:00 - 12:00

Conference Mordenizing Payments - What's there for Fintech

Under the impact of the Covid-19 epidemic, the payment technology industry in Vietnam has made great progress when the optimization in the transaction payment process is being promoted. To stay competitive, businesses will need to be equipped with tools and strategies to modernize the payment process smarter. By applying the foundational data architecture, especially the database, it is increasingly proving its powerful and flexible capabilities to help businesses optimize resources and grow quickly.

To assist businesses in analyzing opportunities, potentials and challenges when implementing the payment modernization process, providing solutions and learning from successful case studies. VTI Cloud and MongoDB as Platform & Infra Village (PIV) in collaboration with Dr. Luong Thai Bao, a representative from Fintech Village, organizes Webinar Modernizing Payments: What's there for FinTech?. The program is part of the TECHFEST VIET NAM National Innovative Startup Day series of activities 2021.


Payment Trends in Vietnam - Opportunities and Challenges

Modernizing payment infrastructure - Successful case study

Q&A, live chat with experts

Minigame with a $100 gift from MongoDB

20:00 - 22:00

Seminar Turns Danger into Opportunities - Female Entrepreneurs with New Strategies to Improvise Covid 19


The event is hosted by the Global Network of Women Entrepreneurs (Co-head of the Village, in collaboration with the Management and Sustainable Development Institute (MSD - Head of the Village), National Economics University (Co-head of the village), United Way Worldwide (Co-head of the village) and MEVI Support Impactful Business Initiatives Joint Stock Company. The event is within the framework of Techfest 2021.

According to a report by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), by the end of September 2019, in Vietnam, businesses owned or operated by women accounted for about 24% of the total number of businesses across the country. water. However, women-owned enterprises show more advantages such as employing more female workers, paying higher social insurance premiums, lower cost of creating a job, solving many social issues. In the context of the COVID 19 pandemic, the challenges for businesses and startups in Vietnam are immense. However, according to a survey by Grant Thomptson globally, with the impact and challenges of the COVID 19 pandemic, the number of women advancing, taking up leadership positions, or starting a business has increased by 6 - 10%.To explain this, some experts believe that women leaders are adaptable, under pressure and flexible, so there are many opportunities to turn "Dangers" into "Opportunities" with coping strategies. efficiency, innovation.

The event "Turns Danger into Opportunities - Female Entrepreneurs with New Strategies to Improvise Covid 19" will be an event for entrepreneurs to discuss and share about business opportunities and challenges, thereby offering solutions to cope with the pandemic, turn challenges into opportunities and participate in innovation, contributing to solving socio-economic problems.

Guests: Business owners, managers, community of women entrepreneurs.


Ms. Bui Thanh Huong - Founder and CEO of Happy Women Leader Network

Dr. BS. Nguyen Thu Giang - Director of the Light Community Health Development Institute (LIGHT) - GBVnet

Ms. Nguyen Thu – Founder, CEO of MEVI Sustainable Agriculture Ecosystem 



Mr. Nguyen Xuan Phuc

The President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam

Mr. Vu Duc Dam

Deputy Prime Minister Vice President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam

Deputy Minister Tran Van Tung

Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Vietnam

Mr. Pham Hong Quat

General Director Nationalagency for technology entrepreneurship and commercialization development

Event Organization Units

Event Sponsors

Organizing Comittee

Bộ Khoa học và Công nghệ
Bộ Ngoại giao
Sở Khoa học & Công nghệ Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh

Đơn vị tổ chức

Cục Phát triển thị trường và doanh nghiệp khoa học và công nghệ, Bộ Khoa học và Công nghệ
Ủy ban Nhà nước về người Việt Nam ở nước ngoài
Sở Khoa học và Công nghệ Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh
Startup Vietnam Foundation - SVF
Trung tâm hỗ trợ khởi nghiệp và sáng tạo Quốc gia - NSSC
Initiative for Startup Ecosystem in Vietnam - ISEV

Đơn vị quảng cáo truyền thông đồng hành




Contact Information

  • Address

    Sự kiện trực tuyến

  • Email


  • Phone number

    0869 889 869 (Ms. Bùi Thanh Hằng - Đại diện BTC TECHFEST Vietnam 2021)

Travel Information

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Travel - Hotel

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