500 Startups Vietnam Demo Day 2020
|Physical attendance only. Please register in advance to reserve your seat.|
Join AmCham at 500 Startups Vietnam Demo Day 2020.
As the most active venture capital firm in Vietnam, 500 Startups is investing in talented tech entrepreneurs who are transforming the economy. The fund’s most recent initiative to back these entrepreneurs is the Saola accelerator program, a 12-week program turbocharging startups with funding and mentorship from seasoned international experts.
Demo Day 2020 is an invite-only event for investors and other stakeholders to get a first look at select rising stars from our Saola accelerator Batch 2 & 3 and the broader portfolio. These teams are pioneering innovation in retail & consumer tech as well as enterprise digital transformation in more than 10 markets across North America, Europe, and Southeast Asia.
At the event, you will also have the chance to network with top-tier investors, corporate executives, and other key startup ecosystem stakeholders in Vietnam and the region.
|4:00 – 5:00 PM||Check-in & welcome drinks|
|5:00 – 5:45 PM||Welcome remarks
Panel discussion: “Vietnam’s Tech Scene: A Look Ahead To 2021” with Lan Anh Nguyen (Endeavor Vietnam), Olivier Raussin (FEBE Ventures), and Eddie Thai (500 Startups Vietnam)
|5:45 – 6:30 PM||Pitches from 9 rising stars in our portfolio|
|6:30 – 8:00 PM||Closing remarks
Networking with startups, investors, corporate executives & other key stakeholders
|AmCham Members: VND 650,000 | Non-members: VND 800,000
Reservations/cancellations must be received by 24 hours before the event, and must be made on-line or by email. We are unable to accept reservations/cancellations by telephone.
|500 Startups is a global venture capital firm on a mission to discover and back the world’s most talented entrepreneurs, help them create successful companies at scale, and build thriving global ecosystems. Since its inception in 2010 in Silicon Valley, 500 has provided hundreds of millions of investment dollars, acceleration programs, and support services to thousands of entrepreneurs in over 70 countries. Notable portfolio companies include: Twilio (NYSE: TWLO), Credit Karma, Grab, Carousell, and Udemy.
500 Startups Vietnam is a US$14 million fund investing with a Vietnam lens, unlocking the untapped potential of Vietnam’s market and its people everywhere. We provide finance, mentorship, and connections to both global and regional startups. Our startups have gone on to raise capital from such renowned investors as Sequoia, Greylock, LINE, Google, and more. We believe Vietnam can become a technology hub not just for Southeast Asia but across the emerging world.