Entrepreneurship has emerged as a key driver for economic prosperity and growth in Vietnam 39580 startups entering the market in the first four months of 2017, an 14 percent increase from the first quarter of 2016.

Vietnam Rice Bowl Startup Awards – Winners

Best Newcomer

Best Social Impact

Best eCommerce / Supply Chain Startup 

Best Green Biotech / Food Tech Startup

Best Life Sciences / MedTech Startup

Best Fintech Startup

Best DeepTech / AI / Big Data Startup

Best Accelerator Program

Best Co-working Space

Founder of the Year
Khanh Pham Lan

Startup of the Year

Country Host

Saigon Innovation Hub is Startup and Innovation Support Center of Ho Chi Minh city, with the mission to be connective center for activities of startup and innovation communities and be responsible to direct, coordinate, and share public resources for startup community.

Vietnam Rice Bowl Startup Awards



Venue: Saigon Innovation HUB, Vietnam

Date: 4th November 2017

Time: 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Brand Owner

New Entrepreneurs Foundation (myNEF) is a non-profit organization that focuses on creating and developing sustainable entrepreneurs via strategic developmental programs.

Regional Strategic Partners

The ASEAN Centre of Entrepreneurship (ACE) is the first startup support services platform in ASEAN which provides these key services to help startups expand

Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd (Cradle) is Malaysia’s early stage start-up influencer, incorporated under the Ministry of Finance Malaysia (MOF) in 2003 with a mandate to fund potential and high-calibre tech start-ups.