Digitize ASEAN Conference 2017



Driven by a young population, a growing middle class, greater mobile and internet penetration, the Internet economy is expected to bring in a digital revolution which could transform the daily life in ASEAN. It is envisage that by 2025, ASEAN will grow to be one of the top five digital economies in the world. With that Singapore’s E-commerce market is set to grow within 10 years, showing the potential of E-commerce within the South East Asian Countries.

 

Organised by the Singapore Business Federation and Supported by the ASEAN Business Advisory Council, APEC Business Advisory Council, Singapore APEC Study Centre & Singapore ASEAN Study Centre @ ISEAS and Pacific Economic Cooperation Council. The Digitize ASEAN Conference 2017: Providing New Frontiers for Growth will examine the business opportunities in the E-Commerce Industry, which bring together the key players in ASEAN and government officials to share their insight and strategies for the region. Find out first-hand how ASEAN’s Digital Landscape can present new opportunities for your own business growth.  


Digitize ASEAN Conference 2017
Providing New Frontier for Growth

 

Date: 19 June 2017, Monday

Venue: SBF Center, Level 6

160 Robinson Road, Singapore 068914

Time: 8.30am to 4.50pm

Fee per pax (excl 7% GST): S$40 (SBF / SiTF Member)  S$70 (Non-Member)

Limited Seats Available

 

 

*Please RSVP by 12 June 2017

 

Programme

 

8.30am

Registration

9.00am

 

Welcome Remarks

By Dr Robert Yap, Chairman of ASEAN Business Advisory Council Singapore

9.05am

Opening Address

By Guest-of-Honour Minister, Republic of Singapore

9.15am

Panel Discussion 1:

The ASEAN Digital Economy Landscape

 

Keynote Speech: Mr Chua Soon Ghee, Head of SE Asia, A.T. Kearny

 

Key Points

  • What does this mean for ASEAN in the next 5 years?
  • What can people expect during the transition?
  • What are some of the challenges faced by enterprise and government?

     

    Moderator: Mr Robert Yap MC, Council Member of ASEAN Business Advisory Council (Singapore)

     

    Panelists :

  • Mr Chua Soon Ghee, Head of Southeast Asia, A.T Kearny
  • Mr Kellar Nevill, Managing Partner, Asia Pacific Consulting at IBM
  • Dr Raymond Kwong, CEO Silverlake Axis
  • ISEAS

10.45am

Networking Tea Break

11.05am

Panel Discussion 2:

ASEAN eCommerce Players’ Secret to Success

 

Key Points

  • Secret to success in the ASEAN eCommerce space
  • Potential for collaboration amongst eCommerce players in ASEAN
  • Challenges and Opportunities

     

    Case Studies

    1. Zalora by Mr Parker Gundersan, CEO
    2. Sendo by Mr Tran Linh, CEO

    Moderator: Mr Gerard George, Dean, SMU Lee Kong Chian School of Business


    Panelists :

  • Mr Parker Gudersan, CEO, Zalora Singapore
  • Mr Tran Linh, CEO, Sendo – Vietnam
  • Mr Aulia Ersyah Marinto, CEO, Blanja.com - Indonesia
  • Shoppee –Singapore
  • Logistic Player supporting e-commerce
  • eCommerce players from Malaysia/Philippines

12.20pm

Networking Lunch

1.00pm

Panel Discussion 3

Digital Giants in ASEAN

 

Key Points

  • What are they looking for?
  • What are they doing in ASEAN?
  • Collaboration opportunities with ASEAN players

     

    Moderator: Mr Marc Dragon, CEO, Y3 Technologies

     

    Panelists :

  • Ms Nancy Yan, Vice-President, Huawei South Pacfic
  • Mr Fukaya, Chairman, NTT Data APAC
  • Mr Thomas Jakob, Regional President Asia Pacific, BOSCH
  • Facebook/Microsoft

2.00pm

Panel Discussion 4:

Making Singapore SME’s Digital Ready

 

Moderator: Ms Jessica Tan, Member of Parliament

 

Panelists with Presentation:

  • IMDA
  • IE Singapore
  • Google
  • SME companies

3.00pm

Networking Tea Break

3.20pm

Panel Discussion 5:

Opportunities and Risks in Digitalisation of ASEAN

 

Moderator: Mr Tan Sri Munir, Chairman of ASEAN Business Advisory Council, Malaysia

 

Panelists with Presentation:

  • Indonesia Digital Roadmap – Ministry of Communication and Information
  • Malaysia Digital Roadmap – Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation
  • Philippines Digital Roadmap – Department of Information and Communication Technology
  • Vietnam Digital Roadmap – Ministry of Information and Communication
  • Thailand Digital Roadmap

4.50pm

End of Programme

 

*Programme are subjected to change, with or without prior notice

Organized By

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Supported By

  • ASEAN Business Advisory Council
  • APEC Business Advisory Council
  • Singapore APEC Study Centre & Singapore ASEAN Study Centre @ ISEAS
  • Pacific Economic Cooperation Council



Administrative Details:

  • SBF reserve the right to make amendments and/or changes to the program, venue, speaker and/or topics if warranted by circumstances beyond SBF control.
  • For enquiries on the registration, please contact Ms Elizabeth Wee, 6827 6882 , elizabethwee@sbf.org.sg AND Ms Loi Min Qian, 6827 6848, minqian.loi@sbf.org.sg
  • SBF will allow for a Replacement / Substitution of a participating company / affiliated organization in the event that a confirmed participant is unable to attend the conference. 


When:
6/19/2017 8:00 AM - 6/19/2017 4:00 PM

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