Ho Chi Minh City, August 6, 2019 – Representative of Vietnam Blockchain Corporation (VBC) belongs to Infinity Blockchain Labs (IBL), and representative of HCMC Agricultural Technology School (ATS) has signed a cooperation agreement in research and development of Blockchain technology in the High-Tech Agriculture training program.
Mr. Do Van Long, Director of VBC, signed the MOU (Minutes of Understanding) with Ms. Bui Thi Luu Ly, Principal of ATS School.
The cooperation agreement was built towards the goal of building sustainable cooperation, benefit both parties and the community in applying blockchain technology into research, training, teaching and practice at ATS.
Specifically, both parties will jointly develop a training module on Agridential, a credential platform for agriculture based on blockchain technology, which has been researched and developed by VBC. This technology is also included in the High-Tech Agricultural Application training program in the production of clean vegetables at ATS School. In addition, VBC will work with ATS to build a pilot credentials solution for the “Hydroponic Vegetable” (“Rau thuỷ canh”) model at the School for Teachers and students to practice. Accordingly, the pilot product of Blockchain Credentials will be displayed at the High-Tech Agricultural Shop in the University. VBC and ATS will also collaborate to expand the Blockchain Technology Traceability (Agridential) application into Cooperatives and Agricultural Production units in Ho Chi Minh City.
The two sides agreed to cooperate in research and development of Blockchain technology
Mr. Do Van Long, Director of Vietnam Blockchain Corporation (VBC) and Regional Chief Strategic Officer, Infinity Blockchain Labs (IBL), shared, “We are delighted to partner with the HCMC Agricultural Technology School to share knowledge as well as to research and develop application blockchain technology in our agricultural models. This is a good start for both VBC and the HCMC School of Agricultural Technology in committing to providing useful blockchain technology solutions for the agricultural sector in particular and for society and the community in general.”
Ms. Bui Thi Luu Ly, Principal of the HCMC Agricultural Technical School, said, “Blockchain fundamentally contributes to change the global agricultural industry and significantly improves the ability to track production and processing of agricultural products. Blockchain is a new application solution in the technology world not only in Vietnam but also in the world. This technology helps solve the problem of product traceability and credentials.Therefore, we are very happy to join hands with Vietnam Blockchain Corporation to support teachers and students access the latest technology knowledge, contribute to improving the quality of teaching and learning, provides excellent resources to country’s agricultural sector. ”
Vietnam Blockchain Corporation – VBC Introduction
Vietnam Blockchain Corporation (VBC) is a technology company providing blockchain solutions and services in Agriculture, Manufacture, Supply Chain, Logistics, E-Commerce, Fintech, Sharing Economy, Public Services, and Smart City.
VBC aims to power Vietnam in becoming a Blockchain Country & Expert Hub.
VBC formerly is Vietnam Blockchain Country Project of Infinity Blockchain Labs (IBL).
Infinity Blockchain Labs – IBL Introduction
Infinity Blockchain Labs Co., Ltd. (IBL) is a company that researches and develops Blockchain technology with a commitment to promote social development with future technologies. With the leading position of the blockchain ecosystem in Vietnam and global market coverage, IBL aims to become an R&D unit that brings future technology into practical applications for existing businesses and daily life. Proud to be honored in the top 10 blockchain technology solution providers of 2018 by APAC CIO Outlook, more than 200 members at IBL aspire to make Vietnam a pioneer in researching and developing blockchain in the world.
HCMC Agricultural Technology School
Agricultural Technology School belongs to Ho Chi Minh City Department of Agriculture and Rural Development was established on the basis of merging the two schools, the School of Agriculture and the School of Fisheries Technical Workers with the objective of training professional and technical personnel with intermediate level to serve the needs of human resource development of the Agriculture and Economic and Technical of Ho Chi Minh City. and the general needs of society, as well as the training of skilled technical workers to serve the needs of industrialization and modernization of agriculture and rural areas.
Vietnam Blockchain Corporation – VBC
Address: 5th Floor, Flemington Building, 182 Le Dai Hanh, Ward 15, District 11, TP. HCM
Hotline: (+84) 0377 887 403
Email: [email protected]
Representative: Mr. Do Van Long
Director – Vietnam Blockchain Corporation
Regional Chief Strategy Officer – Infinity Blockchain Labs
Email: [email protected]