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Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam. 12-13 Nov, 2012 “Japan ICT Day” is the most important event of the year for Vietnam – Japan IT cooperation. The event has been organized annually by VINASA and Vietnam – Japan IT Cooperation Club (VJC) since 2007.

From the first year, the continuous supporters of the event are important local and international organizations such as Ministry of Information and Communications of Vietnam (MIC), Ministry of Science and Technology of Vietnam, Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), Japan IT Services Industry Association (JISA) and many Japanese and Vietnamese companies.

This year event is held from 12-13 Nov, 2012 in Ho Chi Minh city. The main activities of the event include the seminars on “Update on ICT development in Vietnam and in Japan”, “Challenges and Opportunities for IT Co-operation between Vietnam-Japan over the next 5-10 years”; the company visit and business matching session. IMT Solutions participated in the event together with over 200 Japanese and Vietnamese companies.

According to Mr. Hidemi Yamamoto, VP of Go Global Working Group, JISA, there is the change of offshore in Japanese companies with strategy China + 1, meaning outsource to China and one other country which is Vietnam. Japan’s top 3 of interesting countries for IT investment are China, US and Vietnam.

Representatives from companies such as Nissan Technology Vietnam, NEC, FPT, Nissen, Luvina also presented the sucessful cases in providing offshore services for Japan market.

More information about the event can be found at

http://vinasa.org.vn/tabid/129/language/en-US/default.aspx#AD,604,476