CricketOne won the Vietnam Global Startup Contest

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On October 11, the final of the Global Startup Contest 2020 (Vietchallenge) was held online to find the winner among the 6 excellent teams that are Vietnamese startups with innovative business models in many fields. Different fields are selected from the competition rounds.

Of these, CricketOne – a startup that provides sustainable proteins, Gostudio – Interactive Live Digital Content (livestream) platform, Multi Vietnam – a startup specializing in research and production of hardware for products used. AI and IoT technology, Petkix – The world’s first remote pet watch device with 360-degree camera, Student Life Care – Application to support Vietnamese international students, Trabble – service delivery model helps Interaction with customers for the tourism and hospitality industries.

In the final, each team has 5 minutes to present their business model and development plan. In the end, CricketOne won. This is also the team that won the award at the 2019 National Innovation Startup Talent Search competition.


CricketOne representative presented online at the contest. Photo: NX.

CricketOne is an affordable, sustainable protein alternative to conventional grain and animal proteins.

Using advanced technology, CricketOne creates premium dough from cricket extract to make bread, pizza, cookies or meat substitutes such as sausages, sandwiches, chicken balls. . CricketOne’s products can be used as collagen powder or beauty products.

CricketOne is appreciated by the jury of representatives from investment funds, leaders of leading technology companies in the world, with in-depth knowledge and experience in accessibility and calling for capital as well as the potential for sustainable development of the business.

Mr. Ha Kim Ngoc, Ambassador of Vietnam to the US, said that Vietchallenge is a creative playground to initiate and develop startup ideas and projects, connect overseas Vietnamese intellectual networks with the ecosystem. Vietnamese startup. Thereby, creating a bridge of Vietnam to the innovative startup ecosystems developing in the world, approaching and leading new technologies.

Vietchallenge is an activity under the project “Supporting the national innovation startup ecosystem until 2025” (Project 844) chaired by the Ministry of Science and Technology. The contest for Vietnamese around the world, launched by the Vietnam Student Association in the US, creates opportunities for young startups to learn and establish relationships with reputable investment funds and investors in domestic and international.

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