CiC is an annual contest on innovative entrepreneurship for students and pupils. The contest is one of startup programs of VNU-HCM as well as a strategic mission in order to actively contribute to the development of the creative, highly interactive city, Thu Duc. The contest is accompanied by universities, colleges, education organizations; supported by the Department of Science and Technology Ho Chi Minh City, and the VNU-HCM Start-up Foundation.
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CiC 2022 Journey
It is an precious opportunities to strengthen connections and enhance knowledge among CiC participated teams through teambuilding activities. This is known as a special and unique program of CiC.
Startup founders, CEOs at ITP will closely follow and provide CiC teams detailed guidance as the mentors in order to help them acquire necessary knowledge and skills for forming their own Startups.
It is an in-depth discussion with Startup founders, CEOs about the entrepreneurship experience, entrepreneur journey, some helpful guidance and valuable advices for CiC teams.
Founders, CEOs of Startups at ITP are sharing their experience, knowledge related to entrepreneurship to CiC participated teams.
Prof. Assoc. Dr. Nguyễn Ngọc Dũng, an innovation expert, is guiding CiC teams to practice Business Model Canvas
PhD. Philipp Roesler, Former German vice chancellor, Chairman of Advisory board of VinaCapital Ventures, is sharing a topic related to entrepreneurship for the youth.
IoT platform applied in practice. The project was commercialized in fields of smart home and bird's nest.
Online teaching platform. It was applied to creating homework, giving marks, and consulting sessions.
E-commerce platform for students in VNU-HCM area
Develop high quality software with low-code technology. The project called for capital: 15.000 USD for 5% shares.
Commercialization and transfer of science and technology products. Commercialized products such as: antiseptic solution, deodorising shoes solution, leaching solution applied silver nanoparticles.
Fundraising platform/ application for social organisations. Launching from November 2020, WeShare have had about 500 users and 1000 orders was created through this platform.
Board game educates children to protect themselves from COVID-19. There are more than 300 sets of products be sold through e-commerce platforms and bookstores.
A service offers animal-free and natural ingredients, cooked by vetted home chefs. The team successfully raised $35,000 from the CiC 2020 funding round.
Comprehensive dropship platform for suppliers and collaborators in the whole country. After pitching at CiC 2020, FuniMart successful raise 11.000 USD for building a solid team and expanding their business.
Device that converts a manual wheelchair into a manual wheelchair. The project was called 13.300 USD for 20% stake and received CHEERS scholarship of 1.000 USD.
Using microalgae sources to treat aquatic wastewater. The project raised 6.500 USD for a 20% stake and received a CHEERS scholarship of 1.000 USD.
VNU - HCM Innovative Entrepreneurship Center (IEC)
Room I.101, VNU-HCM Information Technology Park (ITP), Võ Trường Toản Street, Quarter 6, Linh Trung Ward, Thủ Đức City, Hồ Chí Minh City.
(+84) 28 372 444 04
Vietnam National University - HCM
Innovative Entrepreneurship Center (IEC)