HCMC - The Saigon Hi-tech Park (SHTP) Incubation Center signed a cooperation agreement on November 8 with South Korea’s CBA Ventures to promote the research and application of blockchain.
The signing was part of Saigon High-Tech Park’s 6th annual international conference.
The two sides will also join forces to train its staff to manage and operate the blockchain application system, incubate startups and develop the startup ecosystem for blockchain applications.
Further, they will support each other’s seminars and conferences, as well as business promotion programs.
At the event, the SHTP management board also signed a cooperation agreement with World Technology Co., Ltd. to build an ecosystem to promote the effectiveness of blockchain and artificial intelligence, supporting the development of HCMC’s smart city.
Le Bich Loan, acting head of the SHTP management board, said that in the fourth Industrial Revolution blockchain is expected to become a core technology in the development of smart cities, as the technology will help ensure transparency and security, and save on expenditures.
Loan noted that SHTP is promoting the research and development of blockchain and attracting investment in the technology.