Entrepreneur Dang Thi Hoang Yen: The young startups should reach out to the world.


“You are the leading bird of a flock, so whichever direction you fly, your siblings will follow.”

A statement once said by the father to his eldest daughter, Ed.D Dang Thi Hoang Yen is always a reminder of herself, and it has been profoundly applied for the talented female entrepreneur, Mme. Dang Thi Hoang Yen. She has been known as “the leading bird” in various fields, including a pioneer of building and developing industrial parks, one of the billionaires in the stock market, and the founder of Tan Tao University, where the young generations are inspired and have their passions nurtured so that they can reach out to the world.

With empty hands and pennilessness, Ed.D Dang Thi Hoang Yen has successfully built up a today’s strong economic Tan Tao Group currently owning and developing many industrial parks covering thousands of hectares and many large scale infrastructure projects over the country, which has created thousands of jobs.

Not only doing business in developing industry and real estate successfully, Ed.D Dang Thi Hoang Yen has also attached importance to education as well. In 2002, she went to the US to learn the non-profit liberal arts US-style higher education models. Thanks to this vision, she invited many world-renowned professors in the US to join her to establish Tan Tao University.

Under the leadership and companionship of the “leading bird” Ed.D Dang Thi Hoang Yen, Tan Tao University is known as one of the very few private non-profit liberal arts US-style universities. The University has also been highly appreciated with the quality education and infrastructure in Vietnam. At Tan Tao University, students are granted the absolute rights of discovering, collaborating and being challenged to reach their highest potential.

The establishment and development of Tan Tao University have promoted the quality of the domestic education. The University is a source of producing the high quality human resources for the country.

Because of her contributions to international education, Ed.D Dang Thi Hoang Yen has been awarded the title of Honorary Professor by the Academic Union Oxford, UK. Prof. Dang Thi Hoang Yen is one of the top 15 leaders out of 2,000 professors, CEOs, economists, politicians, and the world’s influential figures nominated this noble award.

Not only known as a talented female entrepreneur, Prof. Ed.D Dang Thi Hoang Yen is also known as one of the inspiration messengers who have put all of her efforts to bring the young Vietnamese to the world.

Prof. Ed.D Dang Thi Hoang Yen said Vietnam is in the process of innovation, creativity, startups, and digital transformation both in society and in industry. During the establishment of Tan Tao University, talking with the young Vietnamese, she realized that they are creative, diligent as well as good at learning, and that they do not want to restrict themselves, but aspire to reach out to the world; however, many of them cannot help but be afraid of failing to start a business.

On May 7, 2021, Prof. Ed.D Dang Thi Hoang Yen will deliver an online lecture “ Secrets to business success in the US”, sharing her own valuable experiences wit the young startups. Her lecture promises to bring the young Vietnamese a wealth of useful information and practical experiences from her business process.

Lecture: “Secrets to business success”

Time: 9:00 a.m. on Friday, May 7, 2021

Register at: http://lecturer.ttu.edu.vn