Internationalisation of Vietnamese Firms:
What does it take?
12 December 2018 (13:15 - 16:30)
RMIT Campus, Saigon South Campus
19 December 2018 (13:15 - 16:30)
RMIT Campus, Hanoi Campus
Understanding the domestic business and policy environment is crucial for both foreign firms seeking to invest and Vietnamese firms seeking to internationalise. International Business Forum 2018 will be discussing:
1. Challenges to internationalising operations
2. Potential and future opportunities in regional and global markets
3. The role of government
4. Success stories from Vietnam and other countries
REGISTRATION (13:15 - 13:45)
SESSION 1: PRESENTATIONS AND BRIEF Q&A (14:00 - 14:40)
A. Internationalisation of Firms: a conceptual model
An overview of theories and practices around the world and the common challenges facing firms when internationalising.
Dr Trung Nguyen and International Business Team
B. Experience from other countries
Experience and lessons from certain nations that have successfully internationalised their firms.
Mr. Brian Mtonya
Senior Economist, World Bank
C. Regional and global economic integration of Vietnam
Dr VO TRI THANH
Former Deputy Head of CIEM (Central Institute of Economic Management)
Former Economic Advisor to the Prime Minister
SESSION 2: CEO EXPERIENCE & PANEL DISCUSSION (14:45 - 16:00)
Themes for discussion
Understanding the Internationalization of a Vietnamese firm
Story about Internationalisation of a Foreign firm
Roles of government
Domestic and international business environment
Dr Vo Tri Thanh (Economist & government advisor),
Mr. Brian Mtonya (Senior Economist, World Bank)
Ms Ha Do (Senior Partner of KPMG – Hanoi)
This session brings together international business stakeholders (industry guest speakers, academic experts and policymakers) to facilitate the discussions on creating a Roadmap for Success in International Business in the context of Vietnam. Students, local and international firms together with the audiences can interact with experts to identify what makes the international business a success.
Obtain opinions and insights from renowned leaders from prominent companies to enhance your learning experience and see theories in action.
Listen to senior government advisors outline their vision for the future development and economic prosperity of Vietnam.
Inform and shape the minds of the business leaders of tomorrow by sharing your experiences and engaging with our students.
Observe the successes of renowned companies, learn about cutting-edge business practices and government strategies to enhance the effectiveness of your organisation.
Inform and shape the minds of future leaders by sharing your experiences with our students.
Articulate the vision that the government has to ensure a prosperous future for Vietnam and its people.
Engage with one of the leading universities in Vietnam and South-East Asia more broadly.
Showcase the strides Vietnam is making in economic progress both nationally and internationally.
Highlight success stories of Vietnamese businesses to Vietnamese and global community.
13:15 - 16:30, Wednesday, 12 December 2018
RMIT Vietnam Saigon South Campus
702 Nguyen Van Linh, Tan Phong Ward, District 7.
13:15 - 16:30, Wednesday, 19 December 2018
RMIT Hanoi Campus
521 Kim Ma, Handi Resco Building, Ba Dinh District.