Hanoi, November 22, 2019, the preliminary round of the national talent innovation and entrepreneurship contest 2019 – Agricultural Technology Village was successfully organized. The competition has the participation of 12 startups and 3 judges in the field of agriculture and finance.
Organized by the Agricultural Technology Village team – Agritech the 2019 National Creative Search for Talents initiative from more than 20 teams, Startup has achieved the highest rank in competitions from many national region. Through the review round, 12 excellent startups were selected to advance to the next round – Direct presentation qualifier on November 22, 2019.
At the live presentation, the jury consisted of Mr. Dam Quang Thang – Head of the jury, Head of the Agricultural Technology Village, Chairman of the Hanoi Agricultural Chemical Association; Mr. Vu Van Chinh – Vice Chairman, Chairman of CEC Vietnam Co., Ltd, Vice Chairman of Hanoi Agricultural Chemical Association; and Mr. Pham Ngoc Hoi – Financial expert.
After the contest, Jury has selected 3 units with the best projects, applying many science and technology in farming, agricultural production and potentially bringing the most international. Outstanding traceability solution using Blockchain, Agridential technology, excellent is one of the three selected units to go to the next round at the TECHFEST 2019 contest, VBC will represent the Village of Agricultural Technology, Accompanying other technology startups to participate in the biggest contest at this year’s TECHFEST – The National Innovation and Innovation Contest 2019, promising to bring valuable prizes, opening up a lot of Great and potential opportunities for Startup participants.
“Agridential” is a solution that applies blockchain technology to traceability according to the GS1 value chain, helping to make information and product quality transparent, thereby increasing consumer confidence. Traceability by blockchain technology helps consumers verify the quality of agricultural products; minimize fraud and risk in the supply chain thereby improving the reputation and brand value for the true businesses in the market. Information is stored in a distributed manner, in multiple copies on the server community but ensuring privacy, not concentrated in one server, so the ability to forge is almost impossible. GS1 standard is a globally recognized standard and is also widely applied by Vietnam. Therefore, the application of GS1 standards in traceability of blockchain technology makes verification easier when exporting to major markets, contributing to increasing product value.
TECHFEST 2019 will have display activities at booths of agricultural technology villages. This will also be one of the main activities in TECHFEST 2019, with the participation and special attention of many investors, talented startup search units, domestic and international Startup support community. TECHFEST 2019 will take place on 04-06-12 / 2019 at FLC Convention Center Ha Long, Quang Ninh.
Vietnam Blockchain Corporation – VBC
Vietnam Blockchain Corporation (VBC) is a company providing solutions and services on blockchain technology for key areas such as Agriculture, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Logistics, E-Commerce, Sharing Economics, Financial Technology, Public Services and Smart Cities. VBC aims to power Vietnam in becoming a Blockchain Country & Expert Hub.
Vietnam Blockchain Corporation – VBC
Address: 5th Floor, Flemington Building, 182 Le Dai Hanh, Ward 15, District 11, HCMC
Hotline: (+84) 0377 887 403
Representative: Mr. Đỗ Văn Long
General Director – Vietnam Blockchain Corporation