Opening of HCMC SHTP Maker Space

  • Date:June 8th, 2017 - June 8th, 2017
  • Location:Ho Chi Minh City
Innovation starts with a spark: an idea, a solution, a new way of thinking, of doing.The Maker Innovation Space is a critical part of the Building University-Industry Learning and Development through Innovation and Technology (BUILD-IT) Project’s overall goal to establish a sustainable, industry/government-academic alliance that will invest and collaboratively create dynamic innovation and STEM ecosystem in Ho Chi Minh City. This learning space will provide faculty and students a place to design, create, innovate and develop work-ready competencies. It is designed to empower faculty and students to share ideas, design, build, re-design curriculum and develop new products. Students will have an opportunity to engage in a combination of hands-on processes and networking to bring their ideas to life. Space functions Provide resources for faculty and students with the means to access machinery and materials for projects and coursesA space for faculty to offer applied project curricula courses and workshops to Influence culture of innovation, high professional skills, creativity and an entrepreneurial spirtProvide a space for industry-led student competitions