VSVN Global Technology Business Conference 2009

VSVN (Vietnamese Strategic Ventures Network) is an organization with similar vision to VNABA, trying to build a global Vietnamese business community.  VSVN is holding their annual Global Technology & Business conference this year in Palo Alto on May 22-23rd.  Check out their website if you are interested.  We will be there volunteering and listening in […]

Vietnam Innovation Day 2009 (VID)

I was very excited today to learn of a World Bank program that fosters innovative ideas and rewards innovators and entrepreneurs in Vietnam. What’s even better is that this program specifically targets key development challenges in Vietnam such as health and safety. VID is an annual event where local innovators can compete and share ideas […]

Twitter Used to Raise Money for Schools in Vietnam

Tim Ferriss, a NY Times best selling author, is using Twitter to raise money for public schools in the U.S. and Vietnam.  Follow Tim on Twitter (http://twitter.com/tferriss) and he and an benefactor will donate $3 to DonorsChoose.org.  This concept has been used before and has raised $250,000 to fund literacy throughout the world. For more […]