AmCham Spotlight Session

Requirements for current and future employees are constantly evolving, with new skills needed to help businesses succeed. What are these skills and how can employees be prepared for today and for the future? AmCham and Udemy are organizing a seminar on the morning of July 31 to explore the challenges of ensuring the future workforce is sufficiently prepared to meet employer requirements. Participants will hear from experts on how to empower the workforce for Vietnam’s digital economy, how to nurture an organizational culture of learning, how to transition to a skills-based organization, and how to build an efficient learning program in times of change.

Udemy, Inc. is a publicly traded education technology company based in San Francisco. Udemy is a member of AmCham Hanoi and their mission is to improve lives through learning by providing flexible, effective skill development to empower organizations and individuals.

Guest Speakers


Karen Fascenda

Chief People Officer, Udemy
Before joining Udemy 18-months ago, Karen served for three years as Vice President for People at Gopuff, a consumer goods and food delivery company. Karen previously spent four years at telecommunications conglomerate Comcast where she held multiple positions, including Vice President of Human Resources, along with ten years working at eBay, Inc.
Karen received a B.S. in liberal arts from West Chester University and an M.S. in organizational dynamics from the University of Pennsylvania.

Nguyen Thanh Nam

Member of the Board, FPT
Nguyen Thanh Nam is well known in Vietnam's IT industry. He serves as Innovative Advisor to the Chairman of the Board of FPT Corporation and also as Vice Chairman of FPT Education.
Nam was one of the founders of FPT and the former CEO of FPT Software. He also founded FUNiX, the first online university of Vietnam.
Nam earned his Bachelor and PhD from University of Moscow State in Russia.

DATE:              Wednesday, July 31
TIME:               8:00am – 2:00pm
PLACE:            InterContinental Hanoi Landmark72, Keangnam Landmark Tower 72
COST:             VND 900,000 / person – includes seminar and a delicious lunch

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn something useful while you network with fellow AmCham members. Please register your participation by clicking on the button below or by calling our office at (84) 24 3934 2790.