Workshop on “Creative Ideas and Startups”

SPEAKERS – Who are they?

The first guest to appear at this week’s conference will be Mr. Ho Viet Hai, Co-Founder and Managing Director of With activity summary as follow:

  • Founder / Lead Trainer / Speaker with 10 years of experience in product development and start-up. He founded and developed his own online community of between 0 and 500,000 members within 1.5 years at the University of Buffalo, SUNY. Mr. Hai has extensive experience in building a variety of products such as payment gateways, social networking, carrying hardware, community applications, e-book applications.
  • As a regular speaker at global travel conferences in Bhutan, Europe, Japan, China… He won first prize for the World Tourism Forum Lucerne 2015, APEC O2O Competition, 2016. He is also the co-founder and coach of SHIELD Academy – the first and only nursery startup program in Vietnam. He focuses on user experience design, product development, breakthrough growth, customer’s journey design, and public speaking skills training.
  • Coached in neurology-linguistics.
  • Coached in NLP Training Course.
  • Specialization: branding, product and company; Simplify the problem; Community leaders; Appropriate marketing; Government relations; Public speaking skills, keynote presentations, new media and social channels.

The second guest of the seminar is Mr. Le Mai Huu Lam, the general director of Cat Van Loi Company

  • Graduated in Petroleum Drilling and Exploitation, Ho Chi Minh City Polytechnic University and defended his thesis at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT – Thailand).
  • Being a mentor at SME Networking and Mentoring Program, a non-profit project that aims to provide opportunities for young entrepreneurs to communicate and learn through mentoring.
  • Specialist at Pvdrilling, one of the leading corporations in the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group, a reputable drilling contractor and well service provider in the market.
  • Previously worked as a specialist at PTSC_Total Petroleum Technical Services Corporation, Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group.
  • Served as Head of Depertment in Drilling Mud Corporation, Drilling Mines and Petroleum Chemicals Company, Petrovietnam Oil and Gas Corporation.

The path of starting a business is not rosy, but our two speakers have been very successful with their projects.

How can they overcome difficulties and achieve the achievements of today?

Come to the “Creative Idea and Startup” seminar

Time: 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM, 17/05/2017

Location: Hall A2.104, International University, Quarter 6, Linh Trung Ward, Thu Duc Dist., Ho Chi Minh City

The organizers would like to invite companies, investment funds, the students and alumni to participate in the program. This is an opportunity for students to promote the idea of ​​starting a business and the opportunity for businesses to approach new technologies and ideas.

For more detailed information, please contact:
Dr: Nguyễn Văn Hợp – Director (email: