FPT University to hold “Blockchain, Automotive – A breakthrough technology career for students” workshop

In order to give students the opportunity to access knowledge about Blockchain and Automotive – two breakthrough technologies in Industry 4.0, the PDP Department – FPT University cooperates with the xSeries project at FUNiX to hold a workshop under “Blockchain, Automotive – A breakthrough technology career for students” theme.

Blockchain and Automotive are currently two major breakthrough trends in Industry 4.0. With many outstanding advantages in technology to help increase transparency and high security, Blockchain has been promising to be a leading technology, creating a dramatic change in the future for many different fields such as Finance, banking, telecommunications, health, state management, etc.

According to the report on the IT industry human resource 2019 published by VietnamWorks, Blockchain engineers had a quite well-paid salary. In Vietnam, employers are willing to pay more than USD 2,200 per month for this type of developers. In addition, many experts also say that Blockchain is in the dawn period and is a new opportunity for entrepreneurs.

In addition, Automotive is also a new trend in the automotive industry and the era of IoT. Industry experts shared that a modern car is controlled by 40 to 100 embedded systems. 90% of car creations are currently in software. 100% of vehicles will connect to the Cloud.

With this trend, Automotive programmers are a hot job with a large demand for personnel from large enterprises such as FPT, LG, Bosch, etc. The salary of programmers in Automotive industry is also about 1.5- 2 times higher than the regular programmer.

Therefore, the PDP Department – FPT University cooperates with the xSeries project at FUNiX to hold a workshop under “Blockchain, Automotive – A breakthrough technology career for students” theme on Wednesday 26 June 2019 from 9:00 – 12:00 at FPT University Ho Chi Minh.

Attendees will have a chance to learn about practical applications and discussion on Blockchain and Automotive technology trends as well as recruitment needs of enterprises in this area. In particular, the guests will give advice for FPT University students to choose which technology industry to develop their career, prepare and learn to catch up with the high demand for high-tech human resource market.

Guest speakers of the discussion include:

  • Mr. Nguyen Thanh Lam – Project Manager of xSeries – FUNiX.
  • Mr. Vu Hong Viet – In charge of Blockchain Developer the training program, FUNiX – CTO of EBS – FPT Software.
  • Ms. Nguyen Thi Vong – Director of Fresher Academy – FPT Software HCM.