CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

12 November 2019 (Tuesday)

  • 8:00am
    Registration of Delegates
  • 8:45am
    Delegates to be seated in the Ballroom
  • 9:00am
    Opening Gambit
  • 9:10am
    Address by Dato' Seri Ivan Teh - Organising Chair
  • 9:15am
    Welcome Remarks by Ganesh Kumar Bangah – PIKOM Chairman
  • 9:20am
    Welcome Remarks by David Wong – ASOCIO Chairman
  • 9:30am
    Keynote Speaker I – Futuristic ASIA
    Speaker:
    Roger Collantes, Author & Motivational Speaker

    Futuristic prediction - Are you In or Out?
    • Smart city, automation, robotic, Crypto currency, drive-less car, AI
    • Healthcare, Finance, Manufacturing, Telecommunication Industries
  • 10:00am
    Tea Break
  • 10:15am
    Arrival of YB Tuan Eddin Syazlee bin Shith, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Communication and Multimedia
  • 10:30am
    Launch of the Digital Economy Strategic outlook 2019/2020 by
    YB Tuan Eddin Syazlee bin Shith, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Communication and Multimedia
  • 10:45am
    Partners Recognition
  • 11:00am
    VIP Tour of Partners and Start-Up Showcase
  • 11:10am
    Keynote Speaker II - The State of Digital Disruption – New Mutants by Fusionex
    Speaker:
    Jacob Isaac, Managing Director, New Technologies, Fusionex International

    • Digital landscape of today
    • Impact to the Eco-system
    • Light at the end of the tunnel?
  • 11:45am
    Keynote Speaker III - Experiential Sharing of the Journey to the Future – End Game by Fortinet
    Speaker:
    Jonas Walker, Security Strategist

    • User's showcase
    • Trial and tribulations
    • Lessons Learnt
  • 12:15pm
    Keynote Speaker IV – by Automation Anywhere
    Speaker: Alex Koshy, Head of Sales CC/BPO for ASEAN and Korea, Automation Anywhere
  • 12:45pm
    Keynote Speaker V - Using Augmented Intelligence (AI) Technology - Resistance is Futile
    Speaker: Toshio Iwamoto, NTT Data

    • Transformation of the business models
  • 1:15pm
    Lunch Break
  • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    Breakout Sessions
    Track 1 – People Power
    Marvel of the Women In Tech

    Moderator:
    Munirah Looi, Founder-Chief Executive Officer, Brandt International

    Panelists:
    Rina Neoh, Founder/Investor, EduTech Asia Group of Companies
    Gina Wong, SVP & Head of Sales and Customer Success, ST Telemedia-LEAP
    Anne Abraham, Chairperson, LeadWomen
    Assoc. Prof. Dr. Jarernsri Mitrpanont, Faculty of Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Mahidol University, Thailand
    Tanti Didi Zam, CIO SP Setia Berhad

    • How to Swim with the Sharks
    • Lifting up the Next Generation Women
    • Not just a Boys’ Club
    • Diversity brings business value!
    Track 2 – Eye on the Future
    AI for Business – Rise of the Machine

    Moderator:
    Stan Singh, APICTA Chairman

    Panelists:
    Raymond Devadass, Founder & CEO, Daythree Business Services
    Ronnie Tan, CEO & MD, GAX MD
    Sandy Woo, Solutions Director, NTT Solutions
    Rajesh Nambiar, Chairman & President, Ciena India

    • Augmented intelligence
    • Humanising AI – AI for humanity
    • Machine learning
    • Ethics- what is right or what is wrong?
    • Create more or reduce jobs?
    Presentations @ Exhibition Hall
    Rapid Fire Presentation by ASOCIO Digital Award Recipients
    1. Thailand – 4 presentations
    2. Bangladesh - 3 presentations
    3. Japan - 2 presentations
    4. Taiwan - 2 presentations
    5. Malaysia - 4 presentations
    6. Korea - 4 presentations
    7. Myanmar – 3 presentations
    8. Vietnam – 3 presentations
  • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
    Future of Works – Age of Extinction

    Moderator:
    Anthony Raja Devadoss, Managing Director & Business Head, PERSOLKELLY Consulting, Asia Pacific

    Panelists:
    Roshan Thiran, Founder and CEO, LEADERONOMICS
    Andy Tan, Deputy Chair, PIKOM CIO Chapter
    Chiam Hsing Ren, Commercial Director, SEEK

    • Aligning AI Adoption and on-and-off balance sheet talent
    • Determine nature of the work itself
    • Balancing human relationships and experiences
    • Clarifying blurring lines and shifting sands
    Digital Taxation and Implication on the Tech Industry
    Powered by MPC

    Moderator:
    Woon Tai Hai, Secretary General, ASOCIO

    Panelists:
    Ng Sue Lynn, Executive Director & Head of Indirect Tax Practice, KPMG Tax Services Sdn Bhd
    Tan Eng Yew, Country Indirect Tax Leader, Deloitte Malaysia
    David Lai, Executive Director, BDO Tax Services Sdn Bhd
    Aurobindo Ponniah, PWC
    • Regulations
    • Digital Trade
  • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    CIO Session Roger Collantes
    Who Moved My Cheese?
    (Exclusive Invitation to CIOs)
    An Amazing Way to Deal with Change in Your Work and in Your Life
    Public Policy Panel:
    4.00pm to 4.15pm - Data privacy policy paper briefing by Mac Yokozawa (Japan)

    4.15pm to 5.15pm - AI Ethics and practice

    Moderator:
    Tim Conway (Australia)

    Panelists:
    Dr. John Choi (Korea)
    Mac Yokozawa (Japan)
    Rajesh Nambiar (India)
    See Kiat Yeo (Singapore)
    Seiichi Ito (Japan)
    Hasnul Nadzrin Shah Abdul Halim Shah (Malaysia)

  • 5:00pm – 5:30pm
    Refreshments
* The programme may be subject to change

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