GIST Investors Vietnam a program sponsored by the United States Department of State, globally implemented by VentureWell and organized in part by HATCH! on Friday 29 March 2019 wrapped up a week-long series of workshops starting in Hanoi, continuing to Danang, and finishing in Ho Chi Minh City. Local investors learned how to create an angel investment group, valuing early-stage companies, and assessing founders and markets. If this topic interests you, follow-on webinar series will be announced here. Subscribe to our RSS Feed, or ask to join our email list.
"We truly enjoyed...we learned so much" Mr. Leon, eValPro.
Schaeffler Technology Partnering Asia-Pacific 2019, seeks startups with new solutions in the field of robotics and urban mobility. They help further develop your technology in a joint development project to get support for product testing and mass production as well as establish Customer-supplier relationships.
Apply to join a two-day event 4–5 June, 2019 in Yokohama, Japan. Selected startups will be invited to meet Schaeffler Japan to identify collaboration opportunities, first steps.
Especially seeking startups with:
1. Mobile platforms (new approaches of vehicles transporting goods or persons etc.)
2. Robot Arms (pick-and-place systems for applications in various environments, obstacle recognition, position detection, and visual inspection etc.)
3. Control & Perception (enabling robots and automated systems to perceive their environment)
4. Energy Solutions (solutions that make mobile platforms more reliable, operating for longer periods of time or with less downtime are highly interesting)
Application is open until 14 April 2019. Invited startups can participate for free; but travel is not included.
Apply here: https://buff.ly/2uleaBw @SchaefflerJapan
Gyeongbuk Center for Creative Economy & Innovation (GCCEI) provincial government agency from South Korea supports local startups and helps them develop and expand internationally, including Vietnam.
On Thursday, March 14th 2019, HATCH! signed an MOU with GCCEI to cooperate in an ongoing basis.
We reviewed five Korean startups:
Since its opening in 2014, GCCEI has supported startups through funding and consulting, programs to explore new markets at home and overseas, and by encouraging managerial and technological innovation with the objective of enhancing the creative economy in Korea.
4/3 (Danang), 7/3 (HCMC) Orange Fab Asia - has shortlisted! Selected startups will pitch to get expense-paid travel to pitch in Tokyo, Seoul, or Taipei (you pick!), meet investors, expand overseas now!
20–21/3 (Hanoi) Vietnam Internet Forum - win the USD 1,000 #innovationforgood award; address opportunities and challenges of the internet from various perspectives. Embassy of Sweden in Hanoi Vietnam Internet Forum
25/3 (Hanoi), 27/3 (Danang), 29/3 (HCMC) GIST Net Investors Training - get a full day of training to learn how to be an Angel Investor, with international experts. APPLY NOW
Schoolab an Innovation Studio from Paris and San Francisco launches its incubator in Ho Chi Minh City. Now recruiting startups for its unique, high-value program. USD150/month for 7/7 co-working , weekly workshops, and monthly mentoring. APPLY NOW
Innovation Development Innovation Ventures grants up to USD 5 million for innovation-based enterprises.
HATCH! Ventures investment network registration. Register to get your investment requirement circulated to HATCH! private network of angels, venture capital companies, grant programs, and other entities seeking investment into Vietnam startups. Note: your information must be validated by our team before circulation.