SAVE THE DATE

01st November 2019

20

INVESTORS

30

SPEAKERS

70

BOOTHS

2000

ATTENDEES

Start your creation journey

SURF is the largest annual International Startup Conference and Exhibition in Central Vietnam including Conference, Exhibition, Business, Investment Connection Program, Startups Pitching Competition, Networking Night and many other connection activities.

Conference

Exhibition

Networking Night

Pitching Competition

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SURF PITCHING COMPETITION 2019

SURF Pitching Competition 2019 is looking for potential start-ups to take part in our Qualifying Round. The 06 Finalists would grab a chance to present their official businesses to the Board of Judges, Experts and more than 2.000 participants who will be future promising customers and stakeholders.

SPEAKERS

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Peter Vesterbecka

Founder of SLUSH, Co-founder MobileMonday, Co-founder at Lightneer, Fun Academy Advisor to Edunation, Former Mighty Eagle of Rovio’s Angry Birds

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Jan Lederman

President, Valhalla Private Capital, Inc. | Director, Genome Canada Inc

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Tim Cheng

CEO, Founder Flying V

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Bobby Liu

Senior Director Topica Edtech Group

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Pham Duy Hieu

Vice Chairman of Startup Vietnam Foundation (SVF) | General Director of AB Bank

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Dominic Mellor

ADB Ventures, Senior Investment Specialist | MBI Project Lead Asian Development Bank

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Ho Viet Hai

Founder Triip.me

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Vu Xuan Truong

CEO Flying Fish Investment JSC | Founder Incubation Program - Finc.

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Luong Ngoc Tuan

Founder and CEO of V-SYS

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Harri Ketamo

Founder/Chairman Headai

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Csaba Bundik

Viet Accelerator European Innovation Council's Jury member Founder and CEO at CETA Consulting

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Thach Le Anh

CEO & Founder tại Vietnam Silicon Valley - VSV Startup Ecosystem

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Giuseppe Iamele

2Click Solution Co-founder

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Hoang Thi Kim Dung

Associate at Genesia Ventures

AGENDA 2019

AGENDA 2019 WILL BE UPDATED SOON

Speakers:

Vu Kim Hanh (BSA), Phan Hoang Lan (NATEC), Thang Le (VTFood), Nguyen Tuan Anh (Grab Vietnam)

Moderator:

Bung Tran

Speakers:

Jan Lederman (Valhalla Private Capital, Canada)

Speakers:

Omri Toppol (North First Ventures, Israel)

Speakers:

Tair Kowalsky (SigmaLabs/HAC, Israel)

Speakers:

Bobby Liu (Topica Founder Institute)

Speakers:

Shuyin Tang (Patamar Capital) & Quynh Anh Nguyen (Swiss EP)

Speakers:

Saikit Ng (Captii Ventures) & Ryu Hirota (Spiral Ventures)

Speakers:

Joe Ruelle (Google Singapore)

Speakers:

Joe Ruelle (Google Singapore)

Speakers:

Kim Cuong Pham (cohost.ai)

Speakers:

Kim Cuong Pham (cohost.ai), Hung Bui (Google DeepMind)

Moderator:

Bui Hai An (O2 Financial)

Speakers:

Nicole Nguyen (IBL) &. Long Vuong (Tomochain)

Speakers:

Hai Ho (triip.me)

Speakers:

Dominic Mellor (MBI)

Speakers:

Jukka Viitanen (The Hub Concept)

Speakers:

Tri Nguyen (Mimosatek), David Pong (WaterROAM)

Moderator:

Hai Ho (Save the Ocean)

Speakers:

Nguyễn Phi Vân (Retail & Franchise Asia)

Speakers:

Sarah Kuhlemann (Hub Hoi An), Vitto Christaldi (Hubub Bali), Linh Hoang (CirCO)

Moderator:

Bung Tran (Da Nang Coworking Space)

Speakers:

Annie Reynoids & Tara O’Grady (Girls Who Code)

Speakers:

Vitto Christaldi (Hubud Bali)

Speakers:

Vu Nguyet Anh (Rudicaf), Nguyen Quynh Anh (Swiss EP), Nguyen Phi Van (Retail & Franchise Asia), Trinh Thi Hong (Minh Hong Bio), Do Le Kim Hue (Tara)

Moderator:

Tu Thu Hien (MBI)

Speakers:

Ngo Phuong Tra (NOIP of Vietnam), Tran Truyen Tien (Tivaki)

Venue Map 2019

REGISTRATION

VENUE 2019

EDEN PLAZA DANANG

05 DUY TAN STREET, HAI CHAU DISTRICT DANANG CITY, VIET NAM

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ORGANIZERS

Da Nang Department Of Science And Technology

The Danang department of science and technology (DOST) is the specialized agency affiliated with the City People’s Committee

DOST acts as acts as an advisor, assisting the Danang City People’s Committee in the fields of science and technology; including, scientific and technological activities, developing the scientific and technological potential; intellectual property; radioactive isotope, application of radioactivity, radiation and nuclear security;

The department is organizing and managing public services in fields within the sphere of the Department in accordance with the laws.

Website: dost.danang.gov.vn

The Danang Startup Council

The Danang Startup Council was established in October 2015 with 59 members including leading thinkers, universities, institutes and businesses.

Website: khoinghiep.danang.vn

Da Nang Business Incubator - DNES

Da Nang Business Incubator – DNES is the first public priviate incubator in Viet Nam. Established in early 2016, DNES is an innovation platform that helps early-stage startups build their businesses fast. Located in Da Nang, a young vibrant city on the central coast of Vietnam, DNES offers a unique ecosystem of resources, inspiration, connections and community that drives you to work hard and make your goals a reality.

Website: dnes.vn

SUPPORTERS

DANANG DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES

  • Department of Industry and Trade

  • Danang Institute for Socio-Economic Development
  • Department of Foreign Affairs Department of Science and Technology
  • Department of Information and Communication Danang
  • Investment Promotion Centre – IPC Danang
  • Department of Planning and Investment
  • Department of Tourism Department of Culture & Sports

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

  • The University Of Danang

  • Duy Tan University
  • Danang Architecture University
  • Danang College of Information Technology
  • Danang College of Food
  • The VN-UK Institute for Research and Executive Education

LOCAL MEDIA

  • DRT

  • VTV8
  • Da Nang E-Potal
  • Danang Department of Information and Communication magazine – ICTNEWS
  • Vietnam Business Forum

MEDIA SPONSORS 2019

 
(Tiếng Việt) Đài Phát thanh – Truyền hình Đà Nẵng
 

SPONSORS 2019

DIAMOND SPONSORS

 
SunWorld Ba Na Hills
 

GOLD SPONSORS

 
EVN
 

SILVER SPONSORS

 
Vietjet
The Embassy of Ireland
Duc Manh 579 Corporation
 

BRONZE SPONSORS

 
Eden Plaza
 

CROWDFUNDING

 
D-SOFT
(Tiếng Việt) CN CÔNG TY CÔ PHẦN VIỆT NAM KỸ NGHỆ SÚC SẢN – VISSAN ĐÀ NẴNG
Coca-Cola
HGPT Mechanical
Inteltech
Da Nang Port
(Tiếng Việt) Quỹ đầu tư phát triển thành phố Đà Nẵng
(Tiếng Việt) Xăng dầu khu vực 5
 

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