What We Do

Community Events

StartUp.vn integrates within the startup community and become its common voice, via a plethora of community activities.

Expansion Strategy

Startup.vn addresses venture capitalists and government officials alike, encouraging them to acknowledge and support the community.

Ecosystem Builder

StartUp.vn team has worked in the field for a combined of 10 years, including well-known figures within the startup community and local investors.

Our Mission

By Entrepreneurs, For Entrepreneurs

Startup.vn was founded in 2011. Our mission is to promote and nurture innovation and entrepreneurship in Vietnam, pioneering the startup ecosystem, and empower founders. Our founding team includes passionate entrepreneurs, ecosystem builders, growth hackers, and legal experts.

Successful Community Events
Active Ecosystem Partners

25

EVENTS ORGANIZED

500

PARTICIPANTS

10000

USD RAISED

1500

STARTUP COST

Market Research 85%
Backend Services 90%
Dealsourcing 92%
Market Entry 85%
Expansion Strategy

We are working on retaining existing (300 startups) and attract more customer with the online HUB and help them expand their network and collaboration. With a rich database of startup company, we approaching venture capitals and incubations (Startup Labs, Endeavor Global, Tech in Asia, SAVVi Angels, CyberAgent Ventures, McKinsey Vietnam, PVNI) with offer to help them locating high potential startups. These customers will sponsor our workshop, major prized event or pay a fee to attend our demo fair.

Our Events

Timeline

2011
”November

Startup Weekend Ho Chi Minh City 2011

Venue: ERC Institute, 88 Huynh Van Banh, Phu Nhuan District, Ho Chi Minh City Startup Weekend organizes 54-hour weekend events during which groups of developers, business managers, startup enthusiasts, marketing gurus, graphic artists and more pitch ideas for new startup companies, form teams around those ideas, and work to develop a working prototype, demo, and/or presentation by Sunday evening.
2012
”September

Startup Weekend Ho Chi Minh City 2012

Venue: ERC Institute, 88 Huynh Van Banh, Phu Nhuan District, Ho Chi Minh City

Startup Weekend organizes 54-hour weekend events during which groups of developers, business managers, startup enthusiasts, marketing gurus, graphic artists and more pitch ideas for new startup companies, form teams around those ideas, and work to develop a working prototype, demo, and/or presentation by Sunday evening.
2013
”December

Startup Weekend NEXT Saigon

Venue: Saigon Hub, Fl 3, Sct C, 27B Nguyen Dinh Chieu, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City

The program is designed so that founders are able to continue building their product, while receiving mentorship and accelerating their business. The Startup Next program happens in six weekly in-person sessions. These three hour mandatory evening sessions are broken down into: Speaker Series, Pitch Coaching, and 1:1 Mentorship.
2014
”March

Startup Weekend Hanoi 2014

Venue: British University Vietnam, 193 Ba Trieu, Hai Ba Trung District, Hanoi

Startup Weekend organizes 54-hour weekend events during which groups of developers, business managers, startup enthusiasts, marketing gurus, graphic artists and more pitch ideas for new startup companies, form teams around those ideas, and work to develop a working prototype, demo, and/or presentation by Sunday evening.
”May

Vietnam Digital Challenge

Venue: ERC International, 88 Huynh Van Banh, Phu Nhuan District, Ho Chi Minh City

Based on Startup Weekend format, Vietnam Digital Challenge is the creation founded by Emerald Consulting Ltd. and Startup.vn, to find and foster innovative talent, connect the technical innovative application to marketing, provide solutions to the challenge in Digital marketing of brands.
”September

Demo Day Vietnam 2014

Venue: Ramana Hotel, 324 Le Van Sy, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City

VSVA Demo Day Summer is organised by Vietnam Silicon Valley (VSV) after each VSVA training course. This is the opportunity for startups to demonstrate the results after 4 months of intensive training as well as their potential to rapidly grow in imminent future.
”November

Startup Weekend Da Nang 2014

Venue: K7/25 Quang Trung, Hai Chau District, Da Nang

With the intention of igniting the entrepreneurial spirit in the central region of Vietnam, Global Shapers Community (under World Economic Forum) and members of Danang’s startup community together brought Startup Weekend - the renowned global event for startups - to Danang.
”December

Startup Vietnam Conference 2014

Venue: Grand Hotel, 8 Dong Khoi, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City

Have a look and experience the startup tech scene in Vietnam. Meet with ambitious and innovative entrepreneurs from startup hot spots such as Singapore and Silicon Valley. This conference brings the key players in Southeast Asia’s tech startup ecosystem together.
2015
”March

Startup Conference: Agriculture and Technology in Vietnam

Venue: Conference Room, Learning Resource Center, Can Tho University

This is the first time an event for startups is organised in the Mekong Delta Region, with the participation of US General Consulate in Vietnam, Director of Department of Work - Ministry of Science and Technology, Chairman of Silicon Valley Incubator - Ministry of Science and Technology and young entrepreneurs. The conference is a fantastic opportunity for students to explore and find out more about agriculture and technology, hone their English proficiency, networking skills as well as entrepreneurial mindset.
”September

Demo Day Vietnam 2015

Venue: The American Center, Fl 8, Diamond Plaza, 34 Le Duan, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City

The Pitch Vietnam (DemoDay 2015) is to bring one best startup in Vietnam to participate in The Pitch 2015 at Startup Nation Summit (November 18th – 23rd) in Mexico.
2016
”March

Saigon Tech Startup Fest

Venue: Independence Palace, 135 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City

Saigon Startup Job Fest is 1st Startup Festival of its kind in Vietnam, bringing together over 50 leading Tech Companies plus 20 Top Tech Speakers from around the country.
”May

Startup Weekend Ho Chi Minh City 2016

Venue: Silicon Straits Saigon, 147 Ton Dat Tien, District 7, Ho Chi Minh City

Startup Weekend organizes 54-hour weekend events during which groups of developers, business managers, startup enthusiasts, marketing gurus, graphic artists and more pitch ideas for new startup companies, form teams around those ideas, and work to develop a working prototype, demo, and/or presentation by Sunday evening.

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