GBA Monthly Business Meeting
Park Hyatt Saigon - HCMC

Dear GBA Members & Friends,

We would like to invite you to our monthly

GBA Business Meeting – November 2017

Date:          Monday, 06 November 2017
Time:         17:45 - 22:00
Venue:       Ballroom 3, ground floor, Park Hyatt Saigon  
                  2 Lam Son Square, District 1
                  Tel: 08-3824 1234 

Agenda:    17:45 – 18:30:           Registration and networking cocktail
                 18:30 – 20:30:           Meeting and presentations
                 20:30 – 22:00:           Dinner and networking opportunity

Meeting chairman: Dr. Thai-Lai Pham – GBA Vice-chairman

Meeting program:

1.    How would FPT contribute in driving digitalization in the world market
Mr. Hoang Viet Anh, Chief Executive Officer of FPT Software

Mr. Hoang Viet Anh took the Chief Executive Officer responsibilities officially from August 1st 2015.
Mr. Hoang Viet Anh has been part of FPT Software since its inception. Since joining FPT in 1993, he has held several key management positions within the company as well as spearheaded major strategies that contributed to the company’s growth including: Head of Software Engineering Process Group (1999 – 2001); Head of the first US business group and expanded the capabilities to Japanese market (2002 – 2005); Chief Executive Officer of FPT Asia Pacific (2007 – 2012); and Managing Director of FPT Software Global Services (2012 – 2015). In 2015, Mr. Hoang Viet Anh assumed the position of Vice President of Corporate Operations, and was responsible for managing the company’s recruitment, workforce training and development to meet requirements of business development; the internal compliance, risk prevention as well as Business Continuity Planning and new business development.

2.    Bitcoin - the future of money?
Dominik Weil, Co-Founder of Bitcoin Vietnam Co., Ltd.

Dominik - born and raised in Frankfurt/Main in the heart of Europe - has been an Entrepreneur in the Blockchain/ CryptoCurrency space since 2013. Besides co-founding the local communities in his hometown Frankfurt as well as his new home Saigon, he is one of the founders of Vietnam's first Digital Asset Exchange service & Blockchain-based remittance service. In 2016 he was part of the organizer team of Vietnam's first Blockchain & Fintech Conference BlockFin Asia.

3.    Digital Enterprise
Tindaro Danze, Vice President and Division Lead for Digital Factory and Process Industries and Drives Division of Siemens Vietnam

Tindaro holds a Graduate Diploma in Industrial Engineering from the University of Applied Sciences in Mannheim, Germany. Prior to his assignment in Vietnam, Tindaro held various management positions in South East Asia, driving operations and consulting in the industrial sector. During his 12 years within Siemens, he worked in different countries across Europe and Asia, focusing primarily on the industry and energy business of Siemens. With his team, Tindaro positions Siemens as one of the most successful brands in the industry sector of Vietnam by defining a clear strategic framework for growth addressing the opportunities for digitalizing industrial enterprises.

4.    Introduction of New Members

5.    Updates on GBA Activities
Dr. Thai-Lai Pham – GBA Vice-chairman

Meeting fee:

•    Early bird discount for advanced-registration before 03 November 2017:
     Member:           VND    950,000 (from GBA/ NORDCHAM &SBA)
     Non-member:    VND 1,200,000

•    For registration after 03 November 2017:
     Member:          VND 1,500,000 (from GBA/ NORDCHAM &SBA)
     Non-member:   VND 1,800,000

Reservations not cancelled within 24 hours of the event will be charged as no-shows and invoiced.

Please be so kind as to register with Ms. Mai Anh, Tel: 028 38 23 97 72 or to enable us to plan successfully.

Looking forward to seeing you.

With best regards,
GBA Team

Ms. Nguyen Thi Mai Anh
Event Manager
+84 28 3823 9772, ext 112