TLDR: Singapore’s EVVO Labs makes a strategic move into Vietnam to tap into the country’s growing digital landscape. With an eye on sectors like e-commerce and banking, EVVO Labs is set to offer innovative solutions, cybersecurity, and more through strong partnerships with local universities, aiming to nurture a new generation of digital innovators.
EVVO Labs, a leading provider of digital transformation and corporate technology services in Singapore, has announced its expansion into Vietnam. This move is driven by Vietnam’s status as the second fastest-growing economy in Southeast Asia, with immense potential for digital transformation, particularly in sectors like e-commerce and banking.
Partnerships in Vietnam
EVVO Labs has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Posts And Telecommunications Institute Of Technology Vietnam (PTIT) and the Vietnam-Korea University of Information and Communication Technology (VKU). This strategic partnership aims to foster research and talent development in the cybersecurity sector in Vietnam.
“We recognize the importance of engaging young talents in addressing the shortage of skilled professionals in the digital and cybersecurity fields and nurturing a future generation of pioneers.”Vince Chew, COO of EVVO Labs.
The partnership will provide opportunities for young talents, including internships, short courses, training programs, and a cybersecurity competition. This collaboration will facilitate exchanges of information, ideas, research, and advancements in the field.
Education and Career Prospects
Associate Professor Dr. Huynh Cong Phap, Rector of VKU, expressed the importance of providing students with opportunities to learn and prepare for future leadership roles in the digital industry. Associate Professor Dr. Tran Quang Anh, Vice President of PTIT, highlighted the significance of uniting resources and strengths for the benefit of all parties involved.
Digital Dragons: The Cybersecurity Challenge 2023:
EVVO Labs is hosting a nationwide cybersecurity competition, engaging students from various Vietnamese universities. The competition aims to stimulate young minds in Vietnam and foster their cybersecurity and technological capabilities.