THE CONTEST OF HO CHI MINH CITY INNOVATIVE STARTUP AND TOURISM 2021

Theme: “Restarting Tourism Together”

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Introduction

HIST is a contest for innovative start-up projects to have practical solutions in order to revive the city's tourism after the direct impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, promoting the development of the eco-innovation system in the tourism industry, chaired by the Department of Tourism, and implemented by Saigon Innovation Hub.
Through HIST, projects and ideas will be trained and mentored to perfect their business models, to develop products, to approach and call for investments from investors, domestic and foreign funds.

Criteria for evaluation

Including 5 criteria with 100 points in total

Novel and innovative

Criteria 1:

30 points

Economically efficient

Criteria 2:

20 points

Technology-based approach.

Criteria 3:

20 points

Applicable to Ho Chi Minh City

Criteria 4:

20 points

Societal effects

Criteria 5:

10 points

Sponsored by

The contest guidelines:
Ho Chi Minh City Innovative Startup and Tourism 2021

02/2022

Admission

The contest committee will select the best 40 projects according to the evaluation criteria to enter the next round.

12/2021 - 30/01/2022

Time of application

02/2022

The Battle Round

The 40 projects that are shortlisted from the Preliminary Round will give presentations to the jury for the ticket to Training and Mentoring Round to help promote their business models.

2022

The Speed-up Round

After announcing of the awards, the projects will continue to receive training and mentoring to develop start-up models at domestic and foreign investment organizations in order to help them soon reach investors to operate and put into practice as soon as possible

04/2022

The Finals & Awards

The 20 best projects from The Battle Round will be able to participate in training and mentoring classes to develop and perfect their business models within a period of 1 month.

03-04/2022

The Training Round

The 20 best projects from The Battle Round will be able to participate in training and mentoring classes to develop and perfect their business models within a period of 1 month.

Participants

Individuals or groups of individuals, organizations and businesses that have innovative start-up ideas or projects (with solutions, products, technology, etc.) applicable and capable of reviving the city’s tourism after the Covid-19 pandemic or appropriate to promote the development of the tourism industry in Ho Chi Minh City.

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The prizes include:

01 First prize

01 Second prize

01 Third prize

20.000.000vnđ

30.000.000vnđ

50.000.000vnđ

05 Incentive prizes for outstanding projects on the following criteria:

Best technologies

Ai Human Tech

Most innovative

Beneficial to the community

Most helpful

Most favorable

Sở Du lịch Tp, HCM

Address: 140 Nguyễn Đình Chiểu, P.Võ Thị Sáu, Q.3

Hotline: (+8428) 3824 2902; (+8428) 3824 2903

Website:http://sodulich.hochiminhcity.gov.vn

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