On 13 September 1988, the license to establish FPT was officially signed and 30 years later, it has become the largest technology corporation in Vietnam. In order to celebrate this special occasion, FPT organized a series of meaningful events by the perfect combination of technology and music.
As part of a series of inspirational activities, FPT’s 30th Anniversary Celebration and FPT Tech Day 2018 was recently held at JW Marriott Hotel (Hanoi) on September 12th. The event has attracted more than 1,000 participants from ministries, nearly 100 strategic partners and customers of FPT, as well as local and foreign news agencies. During the event, guests had chance to look back on the 30-year pioneering journey of FPT and look forward to the future affirming Vietnam’s position in the 4.0 industrial revolution through the storytelling by Mr. Truong Gia Binh – FPT Chairman and Bui Quang Ngoc – FPT CEO.
FPT Tech Day 2018 also attracted 2,000 participants including technology leaders from leading corporations. The invited guests and technology experts joined with FPT to discuss the new technology achievements in the Industry 4.0; experience the virtual reality on Intelligent services such as Intelligent Health, Intelligent Transportation, Digital Government, Interactive Television; as well as explore the latest technology ecosystem of FPT.
On the morning of September 13, thousands of FPTers come to My Dinh National Stadium to join the 30th celebration. In addition to the performance of all member companies, FPTers also had chance to join sports, games and beer festivals. The stadium was dying into an orange colour.
Also n the evening of same day, at the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long, the 30-year pioneering story of FPT was told by music. The event attracted 8,000 people with the participation of famous artists and special guest. Participants was living with the story of the endless creativity of FPT pioneers from the early days to gain the success.
The anniversary was also organised in all the countries where FPT has representatives office.
Established on September 13, 1988, with IT and Telecommunications as its core business sectors, FPT has provided services to 63 provinces and cities in Vietnam and has constantly expanded globally to a current presence in 33 countries.
In its operations, FPT has strived to provide clients with optimal technology services, products and solutions. At the same time, FPT has pioneered in new technology trends, helping to confirm Vietnam’s position on the world technology map.
Last year, FPT generated VND6.24 trillion ($268 million) from exporting software and aims to raise VND7.7 trillion in this sector this year. It has dozens of offices in major markets around the world, including the U.S., Japan, China, and Europe.
Its financial report last year showed FPT’s revenues from digital transformation services grew by over 50 percent, accounting for 21 percent of the total revenue of its technology division.
FPT Chairman Truong Gia Binh expects earnings from digital transformation services to jump from $100 million now to $1 billion in five years’ time, accounting for 40 percent of FPT’s total revenues.