The Vietnam Innovative Startup Accelerator (VIISA) is an accelerator program and seed stage fund that will invest $6 million to build global-ready startups in Vietnam.
With a fast-growing middle class, increasing digital penetration, high literacy rate & technical talent in Vietnam, we believe entrepreneurs can take advantage of these opportunities and change the world starting from Vietnam.
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Shortlisted Startups will be invited to participate in VIISA's pre-acceleration program.
The shortlisted teams will dive into customer discovery, and validate assumptions and prove problem-solution fit.
VIISA will make a final assessment of the teams before shortlisting the successful companies to attend the acceleration program located in Ho Chi Minh City.
Startups will work on vision setting, learning to pitch, learning about legal matters and building their minimum viable product.
Startups will be working on their Objectives and Key Results (OKRs), Pirate Metrics, learning about B2C/B2B sales, user testing and research.
Most importantly, startups will focus on learning the techniques for user testing and research, in order to strategize for their future growth plans.
Startups will test the traction channels for growth, learn to build their brand and about fundraising mechanics, and prepare for their final Demo Day.