Agenda

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The biggest ITO/BPO event in Vietnam

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Leverage the world’s TOP TEN engineering talents

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Create an effective business matching platform for clients and Vietnamese IT service providers

Why should you join this event?

One stop shop for 4 day event

  • Vietnam software industry information and data from IDG, Gartner, KPMG, McKinsey
  • Vietnam business and investment environments
  • Human resources, education & training, labor market, infrastructure, etc.
  • Experiences and case studies in working with Vietnamese companies
  • Business matching and visiting of top Vietnam software outsourcing companies

Who will join this event?

  • 150+ multi-national companies and high-tech companies from 20+ countries
  • 200+ top Vietnam software outsourcing companies
  • 20+ top Vietnam IT universities

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Day 1
14 Oct 2015
Day 2
15 Oct 2015
Day 3
16 Oct 2015
Day 4
17 Oct 2015

Opening speeches

From representative of Government

From representative of Organizing Committee

Keynote #1: Future of Offshore IT Outsourcing and Vietnam

  • Ms. Yuko Adachi, Research Vice President, Gartner APAC
Yuko Adachi

Keynote #2: Vietnam IT Outsourcing – View of current players

  • Mr. Ai Nguyen, Vice President, KMPG Vietnam
Ai Nguyen
10:30 - 10:45

Teabreak

Success stories from investors

10:45 – 11:15        Innovation by Vietnamese engineers for Harvey Nash’s global clients

   Mr. Paul Smith, Executive Chairman, Harvey Nash

11:15 – 11:30        Vietnam software outsourcing – a case study

   Mr. Hung Q. Nguyen, CEO & Founder, LogiGear

 

Hung Q. Nguyen
Paul Smith

Vietnam software outsourcing – capabilities & competencies

11:30 – 11:45    Training – a key success factor for outsourcing in Vietnam

Dr. Nguyen Huu Le, Chairman, TMA Solutions

11:45 – 12:00   Vietnam – the cloud factory for the global migration

Mr.Hoang Nam Tien, Chairman, FPT Software

Hoang Nam Tien
Nguyen Huu Le
12:00 - 13:00

Lunch Buffet

Afternoon Presentation # 1

13:30 – 13:45     Investing in Vietnam IT Outsourcing-Sharing of ISB Group Experiences

  Mr.Wakao Itsuo, CEO, ISB

13:45 – 14:00     Expectations from Japanese companies for Vietnamese software outsourcing partners. How to attract Japanese companies?

  Mr.Mitsuoka Shuichi, Director, Topgate

14:00 – 14:15     Expectations from Japanese companies for Vietnamese software engineers

  Mr. Susumu Okamoto, Consultant, Yamaichi Securities

Susumu Okamoto
Mitsuoka Shuichi
Wakao Itsuo

Afternoon Presentation # 2

13:30 – 13:45      Leveraging the synergy of innovation and distributed talent

   Mr. Michael Hackett, VP, LogiGear

13:45 – 14:00      High-end business solutions development in Vietnam

   Mr. Dmitry Kushnir, VP, Luxoft

14:00 – 14:15      European outsourcing market

   Mr. Victor Hrovat, Founder, VicAdvisors

Victor Hrovat
Michael Hackett
Dmitry Kushnir

Panel #1: Case studies. Voice from Investors

Sharing investors experience in investing/outsourcing to Vietnam and working with Vietnamese vendors: challenges, risks, mitigation and best practices, etc.

Panel members:

  • Mr. Wakao Itsuo, CEO, ISB
  • Mr. Dmitry Kushnir, VP, Luxoft
  • Mr. Paul Smith, Executive Chairman, Harvey Nash

Moderator: Mr. Frank Nguyen, Chief Evangelist, Microsoft VN

Frank Nguyen
Dmitry Kushnir
Wakao Itsuo
Paul Smith

Panel #2: Why VN. Competitive advantages

Discuss reasons many big names coming to Vietnam, why Vietnam becoming an attracting outsourcing destination.

Panel members:

  • Mr. Hoang Nam Tien, Chairman, FPT Software
  • Mr. Frank Schellenberg, Founder, DIGI-TEXX
  • Mr. Michael Hackett, VP, LogiGear
  • Mr. Yusei Narimatsu, Vice Director, KDDI Vietnam

Moderator: Dr. Vu Duong, Director, John Von Neumann Institute (JVN)

Vu Duong
Hoang Nam Tien
Michael Hackett
Narimatsu
Frank Schellenberg
15:15 - 15:30

Tea Break

Panel #3: Human Resources and Competencies

Capabilities and competencies of Vietnam IT workforce. Assessment of IT workforce and education system. Best practices in hiring, building, training and keeping a winning IT team.

Panel members:

  • Mr. James Galvin, CEO, Glandore Systems
  • Mr. Truong Tien Vu, IT Faculty Dean, Duy Tan University
  • Ms. Mai Nguyen, Regional Director, Navigos Search

Moderator: Mr. Chris Harvey, Founder and CEO, itviec.com

Nguyen Phuong Mai
Truong Tien Vu
Chris Harvey
James Galvin

Panel #4: Vietnam’s outsourcing landscape and new opportunities

New opportunities for Vietnam software outsourcing industries: how to explore European market, new technologies, R&D outsourcing, legal framework, etc.

Panel members:

  • Mr. Victor Hrovat, Founder, VicAdvisors
  • Mr. Richard Johnson, Entrepreneur, Kaltura
  • Dr. Net Le, LNT & Partners
  • Mr. Kaushal Amin, CTO, KMS

Moderator: Mr. Rick Yvanovich, Founder & CEO, TRG

Kaushal Amin
Net Le
Richard Johnson
Victor Hrovat
Rick Yvanovich
17:00 - 18:00

Break

Business matching between Vietnamese enterprises and partners

08:30 – 09:00    Registration

09:00 – 12:00     Business matching between Vietnamese enterprises and partners

Seminar “Business development opportunities for Vietnam outsourcing companies”

09:00 – 09:30    Registration

09:30 – 10:00     Introduce UK Asia Tech Hub that will enable collaboration between UK and Vietnamese/ASEAN

    technology companies

   Mr.Paul Smith, Vice Chairman of VN-UK Network

10:00 – 10:15      Introduce Directory and Web site for Vietnam software outsourcing companies

   Mr.Toan Ngo-Van, Vice President, Global Cybersoft Vietnam

10:15 – 10:30      Upcoming overseas promotion and business matching events

   Mr.Tuan Vu-Anh, General Secretary, HCMC Computer Association

10:30 – 10:45      Promotion plan after VNITO conference: Saigon Times, Forbes VN, B2B site…

   Mr.Long Lam-Nguyen-Hai, CEO, QTSC

10:45 – 11:00      Q&A

Tuan Vu-Anh
Long Lam-Nguyen-Hai
Paul Smith
Toan Ngo-Van

Choose one of three options:

Option 1: Visit Quang Trung Software City (TMA Solutions, GCG, Infonam, Digi-Texx, Luxoft, LARION…)
Option 2: City tour ( KMS , LogiGear, Harvey Nash, ISB, IMT, Kyanon…)
Option 3: Visit Saigon Hi-Tech Park (FPT)