I'm looking to collaborate with a good team in Artificial Intelligence as a Software Engineer Intern.
January, 2018 - Start over From stratch, I started my gap years, dropped out of Ho Chi Minh University of Technology, seft-taught programming with Youtube tutorials, Github, and Stackoverflow, remade mobile games like Flappy Bird, Ninja Jump, Space Shooters. I'm grateful to have welcoming home from BKU dormitory.
July, 2018 - First start up project After 6 months, together with 10 college students, I created my first startup project called Mind Your Neck.
October, 2018 - Journey to self-discovery I lost my soulmate, who was also the co-founder of our startup. I stopped everything to recover from grief. During these time, I also learned more about different religions, mental health and beliefs.
December, 2019 - A new chapter Overcoming stress, I managed to get scholatship to 5 different schools with the help of some of my most amazing mentors (chi Phoebe, anh Khai, anh Harry, Heidi). At the end, I choose Augustana College for my next journey, where I also became the first International students studying Honors Program.
January, 2019 - CoderSchool I started my next journey with CoderSchool, where I studied Machine Learning and Fullstack Development.
April, 2019 - CPI (Career Pass Insititute) I got admitted to Career Pass Insititute (CPI) - a professional community that embraces career opportunities for Vietnamese students in Unites States. I love this family.
July, 2019 - VSSR (Vietnam Summer Research School) I joined a 4-day summer research school by Ph.D. from Harvard and Birhmingham University. This period of time was when I learned how to work with people from different fields. I wrote a blog about A.I after finishing the workshop.
November, 2019 - Data Structures and Algorithms Applied what I have learned about Data Structures and Algorithms at BigO Coding, our team at Augustana College managed to get to top 15 Regional ACM-ICPC for the first time.
November, 2019 - Birthday Coding My birthday: I flight all the way to Austin Texas to join one of the biggest tech conferences: DeveloperWeek. Yet, together with 4 like-minded friends along the way, we managed to win the conference's hackathon with the product "Portal".
November, 2019 - Augie's VSA Supported logistics for VSA's Christmas and Pho-night. They were fun!
December, 2019 - Dive into Deep Learning I supported Dr. Tiep Vu (Google’s Machine Learning Engineer) on translating the open-source book "Dive into Deep Learning" by scientists from Amazon.
December, 2019 - If I only have 24 hours in Chicago My 24-hour trip trying to discover the most of Chicago (discovering hidden parts, subway, local food, museum with a couple from New York)
January, 2020 - Generative Art Robotic Arm Self-taught robotic within 1 week to create a robotic arm that can draw for Artful Computing's final project
February, 2020 - Visiting Akwaaba Had a chance to meet some of the most amazing friends from UWC and Macalester College. Had my first abroad Tet here!
February, 2020 - 3-month Commitment Goal My plan to seek balance solution while studying at school and having an upcoming start-up project
February, 2020 - Volunteer at Admission Office It was delightful to be able to help the admission office and the Honors Program with my experience at Augustana College
February, 2020 - The Uncommon Chicago I managed a team of 4 students from Augustana College to create CoronaGuru - an A.I Chatbot to provide credible information about COVID-19 (Corona Virus)
March, 2020 - Fast and Furious Together with Nick, Jesse, and Alyssa from Augustana College, we won top 3 Amazon AWS Deep Racer - A Reinforcement Learning contest with self-driving car
March, 2020 - Face the fears My spring break plan (stay tuned)