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ORIGIN Innovation Awards: Celebrates the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship

24 June, 2020

In partnership with TechNode Global, YellowBlocks is honored to introduce to you the Origin Innovation Award -  which is APAC’s esteemed accolade for tech innovation, aiming to provide recognition to companies that have exemplified the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship in the running of their businesses. The inaugural ORIGIN Innovation Awards started in 2020 as an initiative by TechNode Global with a goal to build a dynamic community in propelling them to soar to greater heig [...]

7 UPCOMING EVENTS WITH OUR PARTNERS

23 June, 2020

Committed to our mission, YellowBlocks has continued to catalyze quality discussions on innovative emerging tech trends through online events and hackathons by our partners! Let's check out the list for Jun - Aug 2020 in Vietnam and the region! 1️⃣ VIETNAM - NOVEMBER 2020 | The Face 100 - Vietnam’s Person of The Year Nomination TheFace 100 Awards is the annual ceremony hosted by TheFace Media Group honoring top Vietnamese individuals for outstanding accomplishments in busine [...]

CALL OUT CONTESTANTS FOR THE “SHOPEE CODE LEAGUE”

18 June, 2020

In the partnership between YellowBlocks and Shopee, we proudly introduce you to the “Shopee Code League” “Shopee Code League” is the largest code-from-home league designed for undergraduate students and professionals all across the region. “Shopee Code League” is where to: ✨ Meet the first ever online data challenge and will compete against each other in a series of coding challenges designed by the Shopee tech teams.  ✨ Join the exclusive online training [...]

YellowBlocks x VTC10  –  Doan Kieu My (Kimiko) on her mission as a super-connector

20 May, 2020

Recently our Founder and CEO Doan Kieu My (Kimiko) was featured in VTC10 -  one of the biggest national portals - to share about her journey becoming an inspiring female leader and the vision of YellowBlocks as an emerging tech super-connector, below are five key messages. https://youtu.be/-kKafRkcUzg 1. Homeland is where the heart is/ The journey of becoming a Women In Tech Kimiko’s passion for Tech community building was traced to her family background, whose aunt was a senior p [...]

Doan Kieu My – The rise of the super-connector in Vietnam Tech ecosystem

18 May, 2020

Though the startup ecosystem in Vietnam is flourishing to folks outside, it's quite fragmented and lacks the super-connectors to connect the dots. Super-connectors know everyone and everyone knows them. "Super-connectors are invaluable people" - Said The Entrepreneurs - “They match people with opportunities and, in doing so, they leave their connections with a positive opinion of them and their abilities.” In an emerging startup country like Vietnam whose components of the ecosystem a [...]

CALL OUT CONTESTANTS FOR THE INTERNATIONAL BLOCKCHAIN OLYMPIAD (IBCOL) 2020 – VIETNAM SELECTION ROUND

14 May, 2020

The International Blockchain Olympiad (IBCOL) is a prestigious international competition founded by HongKong Blockchain Society in 2017, held annually to gather global blockchain experts and young talents around the world. In partnership with HongKong Blockchain Society, YellowBlocks is honored to be nominated as the Organizing Partner of IBCOL 2020 - marking the first time Vietnam has participated in an international blockchain olympiad along with over 15 countries from America, Asia-Pa [...]

Here’s how the emerging tech ecosystem is combating the COVID-19

16 April, 2020

The COVID-19 has changed almost everything in our lives and nothing is going back to normal after this. Amid the crisis, having people informed is the most important thing YellowBlocks can do. We realize that you have already swamped by coronavirus coverage and it’s making you feel stressed. That’s why we will only focus on two main things: The stakeholders’ movements, and Tech initiatives that might help win the fight against the virus. We have curated from the best sources to [...]

THE STORY BEHIND A NATIONAL HIT SONG DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

14 April, 2020

Businesses forced closed during COVID-19, we turned around to release the national hit song to fight back the pandemic Viet Nam Oi is the flagship uplifting song in Vietnam for national occasions. Minh Beta - its songwriter and singer - collaborated with YellowBlocks to rewrite the lyrics to encourage nationalism and people's unity to overcome the pandemic. Starting with a man’s passion, a team’s creativity, the government’s endorsement, and the whole public’s support, with z [...]

Jerry Watkins: Insights on the Industry 4.0 Landscape in Vietnam

14 April, 2020

Today, YellowBlocks sat down with Associate Professor Jerry Watkins, Head of RMIT CODE to discover more about the collaboration between RMIT and YellowBlocks and to gain expert insights about the Industry 4.0 landscape in Vietnam. RMIT University’s Centre of Digital Excellence (CODE) is dedicated to digitally driven innovation in training and education for business and government projects. CODE and YellowBlocks have worked closely on multiple projects to accomplish the shared ambition [...]

Covid-19 outbreak – Insights on the opportunities for change in terms of Smart City

13 March, 2020

In the series of articles about the impact of emerging tech on the world's socio-economic during the COVID19 outbreak, YellowBlocks would take you to a brighter outlook when Smart city is seizing its moments perfectly and bringing superior perceived-value to the human race. The global outbreak of COVID-19 has rattled industries in every sector across the world. The impact is wide-ranging, from office closing and production delays to high-profile event cancellations. However, the coronavirus [...]