September 10th 2013, at the office of Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Ho Chi Minh City (VCCI – HCM), Pham Thanh Nhang- TTU student – became the third winner in “The best innovators 2013” competition which was hosted by VCCI – HCM and Vietnamese – German University under the support of Leipzig University, Germany.
Nhang’s project named “schoolbus service” in which he builds up a Schoolbus route to take students to school and from school back their home. The prominence in the project is the application of GPS technology and MBS software to help parents track the Schoolbus routes and know where their children are. The technology will also send the SMS (short message service) to parents when the buses approach their bus stops to save time for them.
The award was held the first time to promote the innovation of the youth and potential businessmen in Ho Chi Minh City and neighbor provinces; Create opportunities for them to build and develop business ideas, bring new products, services and business model to our society.