Medlink wins startup contest VietChallenge 2019

(VOVWORLD) - Medlink – supplier of a platform for direct connectivity among drug companies and pharmacies – has won first prize at VietChallenge 2019, an annual startup competition for Vietnamese entrepreneurs from all over the world.
Medlink wins startup contest VietChallenge 2019 - ảnh 1Representatives from teams competing in the final round of VietChallenge 2019, September 7, 2019.  (Photo: VNA)

Medlink beat eight other competitors in the final round of the contest, which was held last weekend at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology by the Association of Vietnamese Students and Professionals in the US.

Second prize went to VVN AI, a supplier of artificial intelligence for recognizing images and texts, which can be used by shops and banks to save time and increase convenience and security.

Timobile from Indonesia and Graam from Vietnam shared third prize at the competition, which received more than 400 entries. The winners will become partners of the Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group, giving them a chance to provide services to 100 million customers around the globe.