As part of the Vietnam Ventures Summit (VVS), a forum for innovative startup investments in Vietnam, which took place on Oct 30th, Mr. Steven Truong, CEO VinBrain, engaged in an important panel discussion on the HealthTech sector. He shared his insights with three other panelists, including Ms. An Do, a partner at Patamar Capital, and Ms. Giang Pham, the co-founder of Genetica. The discussion was moderated by Mr. Bobby Liu, Director of EIR at Touchstone Partners.
The dynamic and groundbreaking advancements in technology have been continuously reshaping the healthcare landscape. It is undeniable that the health of the population plays a crucial role in sustaining prosperity and economic growth. Mr. Steven Truong emphasized 3 vital factors that have kept the healthcare sector vibrant and transformed it into a pillar of the modern economy, drawing from VinBrain's pioneering initial success. These factors encompass high-quality, unique and differentiated products, positive impacts, economic value, and accessibility to all.
Startup technology companies in the healthcare sector require a long R&D cycle and significant investment. After more than 4 years, VinBrain introduced an AI-powered assistant for doctors in diagnostic radiology, designed to address the most intricate and challenging medical issues. Mr. Steven Truong also discussed the responsibility of cost-effective screening solutions, increased accessibility, and improved accuracy to ensure that technological advancements in healthcare reach everyone, not only in big city but also in rural Vietnam.
VinBrain is proud to be part of and connect with the Vietnam Ventures Summit. This annual forum brings together both domestic and international investment funds with government advisory agencies and the entrepreneurial community to foster innovation in Vietnam, creating links between the domestic ecosystem and a network of international and regional investment funds.