In this session, you will explore the trend of Thai and Vietnamese market and also the effect of COVID-19 and environmental concerns that encourage the consumer's purchasing decision. Moreover, the professional in the industry will reveal how OEM & ODM cope with the changes and the key success factors of OEM.
SPEAKER: Thu Do, Founder
Thu Do is the owner of Grandpa’s Garden, a Vietnamese cosmetic R&D agency. She has been formulating skincare products since 2009 and she led a DIY cosmetics trend in Vietnam. And now she is the founder of Vietnam’s first online news site for Vietnamese-speaking beauty entrepreneurs.
Thu’s dream is helping people over the world become more beautiful with knowledge. With that dream, she is now an author of 4 books about skincare and cosmetic formulation. Her first book, “DIY cosmetics” was best selling in Vietnam, Thailand, South Korea and on Amazon. Her latest piece, “Minimal skincare”, is a combination of Thu’s knowledge of skincare and her minimal living style. It aims to give readers an idea not only “why” and “when” to use skincare products, but also “why not” and “when not”.
MODERATOR: Karuna Chinthanom, Chief Editorial Officer
MEDIA MATTER Co., Ltd.
After she finished her job as a researcher for 5 years, Miss Karuna Chinthanom has been an editor of several international industrial, economic and science-based magazines since 2004. 13-year experience with INNOLAB magazine strengthens her expertise on news reporting, writing, market and industrial analysis and media production especially in cosmetic, food, pharmaceutical and medical industries. Her background on science, journalism and marketing encourages her successful work. Currently, she plays a significant role as an off-line and on-line content creator of INNOLAB and Carbon Neutrality. And her passion in her career remains.
Moreover, she volunteers herself as a secretary of AOAC International Thailand Section and an invited speaker in universities in Thailand.