The talk show “Creation and Innovation Start-up” took place in Can Tho city in the early days of September. The program is sponsored and organized by the Can Tho Development and Research Center for Student, Can Tho Science and Technology Information Center, Young Entrepreneurs Association of Can Tho city, representatives from Shark Tank Vietnam and experts in start-up in Can Tho.
According to the speakers participating in the discussion, Can Tho city has many potentials to support, promote the spirit of startup. The question is, “Should start-ups be innovative?” Speakers argue that during start-ups, startups cannot do the same things that others do, they have to constantly innovating to create comparative advantages for their products or services. Start-up projects need to mobilize capital from investors. However, capital from investors for the project is not only a financial resource, but also includes human resources, management, business relationships, logistic, so on. Handle all these resources to develop their products or services. Throughout the seminar, start-up individuals, start-up groups, young people and students have been provided with practical skills for their start-up including professional knowledge and skills in the development of business models, business network, etc. This is also a bridge for the State management agencies have the opportunity to exchange directly with investors, to provide practical experience in support of innovative local start-up.
Before the talk show was the 3rd Can Tho Start-up Market, In the framework of the implementation of Plan No 175/KH-UBND dated 12/12/2017 of People’s Committee of Can Tho City, the start-up groups have the opportunity to promote products to consumers.
Some pictures at the startup market