A stall demonstrates an ice-cream order app via Facebook Messenger. VNS Photo by Phương Mai HCM CITY — More than 300 business and technology leaders from Việt Nam and regional countries Wednesday attended the Asian Innovators Summit (AIS) 2019 in HCM City. The event, organised by software provider SAP of Germany, gave Vietnamese businesses insights on how the latest technology and solutions can help their innovation agenda and create new business models. Businesses experienced the latest innovations in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Blockchain and Internet of Things. Josephin Galla, managing director of SAP Vietnam, said: “The industry today is still in the assembly line mode. There are serious challenges such as real-time supply chains, agility, product innovation and manufacturing models.” “By becoming intelligent enterprises, businesses in Việt Nam can increase their … [Read more...] about Asian Innovators Summit discusses latest technological solutions
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In striving to innovate and develop solutions to efficiently transform solar energy into reliable power, ABB has unveiled its new PVS-175-TL string inverter - designed to reduce logistics and installation costs by up to 65 per cent, as well as improve the levelised cost of electricity for utility-scale installations. ABB began Vietnamese operations in 1993, and now has 25 years of pioneering technology solutions The second Vietnam Solar Energy Summit was held last week in Hanoi, aiming to create a one-stop business platform for all industry players to share knowledge and expand contacts in Vietnam’s rapid growing solar energy sector. Doan Van Hien, managing director of the Electrification Division at ABB Vietnam, said, “As demand for higher voltage and higher power class ratings continues to grow, we are very excited to bring a scalable and versatile solution to the Vietnamese solar market.” Hien added, “This … [Read more...] about ABB introduces innovative solar tech to Vietnam Solar Energy Summit 2018
Richard R. C. Shih speaking at Taiwan Excellence 2018 In the 4.0 era, how important are smart technology applications in our day-to-day lives? Are these applications suitable for use in Vietnam? We have various emerging technologies that impact our lives in different ways today. Take smart technology for example, it makes use of artificial intelligence (AI) to enable a level of cognitive awareness. The technology employs machine learning and Big Data analysis to perform functions that have traditionally been done by humans. This boosts the efficiency, productivity, and functionality of almost anything it is applied to, hence creating a smarter and more comfortable life for us. Vietnam is both qualified and motivated to take the lead in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Smart applications can be applied in various fields in Vietnam, ranging from manufacturing and healthcare to education or home appliances. It also attracts great attention from users in Vietnam. In Vietnam, real … [Read more...] about How does technology make lives faster and easier?
WEF President Børge Brende (first, left) and other ASEAN leaders at the opening session of the WEF ASEAN 2018 in Hanoi on September 12 (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNS/VNA) – President of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Børge Brende has highlighted ASEAN’s recent technological achievements in an interview given to Vietnam News on the occasion of the WEF on ASEAN 2018 taking place in Hanoi on September 11-13. The following is the full text of the interview. - Reporter: Industry 4.0 has been creating drastic and dramatic changes for ASEAN countries’ socio-economic development. How do you assess their achievements in the context of fast-advancing science-technology applications? Brende: We see that many ASEAN countries have developed strong national-level plans for the digital economy, like the Smart Nation initiative in Singapore or Thailand 4.0. So far, the plans seem to focus on infrastructure roll-out, and that is not a bad thing; without the proper … [Read more...] about ASEAN makes great technological achievements: WEF President
The ASUS ROG Zephyrus laptop, a breakthrough in the field of gaming laptops This year’s event – which will take place on Wednesday, August 29 at the JW Marriott Hotel in Hanoi, organised by the Bureau of Foreign Trade under Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs and the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) is set to present cutting-edge products and solutions by 57 brands, focused on smart technology fields including transportation, information and communications, home appliances, and sport and healthcare equipment. “A product with the Taiwan Excellence logo boasts innovative function, premium quality, and high accessibility,” Richard R. C. Shih, president and CEO of TAITRA remarked. “As we return to the Vietnamese market this year, we look forward to introducing leading Taiwanese products, which will contribute to further enhancing Vietnamese customers’ living standards, reaffirming our position in the hearts of the Vietnamese … [Read more...] about Taiwan shows new standard of innovation