ViEF - Vietnam Economic Forum is a national economic forum aimed to discuss key issues and strategy regarding Vietnam’s macroeconomy. At the same time, the forum maintains constructive dialogues on public and private policies between the private sector, the government and stakeholders.

ViEF’s activities:
  • 1Receiving and processing feedbacks from enterprises' proposals on difficulties, obstacles and barriers in production and business activities
  • 2Dialogue between the Government and the private sector
  • 3Discussion about international economic trends and new economic strategies for Vietnam and the region
ViEF’s main functions:
  • 1Collecting feedbacks and recommendations from enterprises
  • 2Identifying possible problems, obstacles and barriers
  • 3Prioritizing issues
  • 4Conducting dialogues on private and public policies
  • 5Following instructions from the Prime Minister
  • 6Creating in-depth analysis reports
  • 7Technical support implementation
  • 8Evaluating implementation results

Capital and Financial market:

  • 600+


  • 20+


  • 200+

    CEO, CFO

  • 300+


  • 60+



08:00 – 08:30

Registration and reception

08:30 – 08:35

Opening speech

08:35 – 08:40

Welcoming speech

08:40 – 08:45

Video: The current scene of Vietnam’s agriculture

08:45 – 10:15

Session 1: On expanding the market for Vietnamese agricultural products

  • An overview of the current market for agricultural products in Vietnam.
  • Solutions to market expansion.

Panel: Classification and identification of priority markets

  • Application of modern technologies to improve the quality of agricultural products
  • Conquering the market using chain connection
  • Legal frameworks to facilitate trade in the field of agriculture
10:15 – 10:30

Tea break

10:30 – 12:00

Session 2: Technological application and demands from the market

  • Technological application for post-harvest processing
  • Blockchain application and opportunities to bring Vietnam’s agricultural products into global markets
  • Using Big Data to trace agricultural product’s sources


  • Challenges in the application of processing technology, post-harvest and value chain management of agricultural products
  • High-tech application model from international experience
  • High-tech pilot solution for shrimp and vegetables export
  • Legal framework for the application of 4.0 technologies to agricultural products
12:00 – 12:10

Closing speech

08:00 – 08:30

Registration and reception

08:30 – 08:35

Introductory speech

08:35 – 08:40

Opening speech

08:40 – 08:45

Keynote address

08:40 – 08:50

Video: Overview of Vietnam’s financial & capital market

08:50 – 10:05

Session 1: Restructuring Vietnam’s financial market - From reality to policies


Restructuring the domestic financial market – Current Situation & Solutions



  • International financial models applicable to the Vietnamese market
  • Policy pros and cons for economic sectors to join Vietnam’s capital market
  • Opportunity to diversify financial products in Vietnam
  • Technological application for more accurate financial system and investment cash flow
  • Policies to boost capital and financial markets
10:05 – 10:20

Tea break

10:20 – 11:45

Session 2: Solutions to establish a long-term capital market for Vietnam


Solutions to utilize private sector’s idle funds for economic boost



  • Policy barriers and solutions regarding capital market development
  • Opportunities for Vietnam to utilize mid and long-term internal financial resources
  • Successful pension fund models in other countries and applicability to Vietnam
  • Effects of SOE IPO and Divestment on the domestic economy
  • Solutions to reduce Vietnam’s dependence on ODA and external debt
11:45 – 11:55

Summary statement

11:55 - 12:00


Vương Đình Huệ

Mr. Vuong Dinh Hue