|9:05 am – 9:30 am
||Keynote: Challenges and opportunities of building a socially inclusive digital economy: Availability, accessibility and affordability
The global nature of the digital environment brings with it a rich cultural and normative diversity, with different types of stakeholders having different, often competing, interests. Our digital future must be inclusive. Inclusion does not just refer to internet access and accessibility, but also includes participating in the social and economic benefits (outputs) and in opportunities to shape how technologies impact our lives.
|9:30 am – 10:30 am
||Panel Discussion: Towards a socially inclusive digital economy “Are we connected yet!”
The adoption of digital technology does not guarantee social and economic inclusiveness.
The opening session will discuss ideas, initiatives and its implications (pros and cons) for greater social inclusion to encourage innovation, investment and growth of the e-commerce environment in capital markets while protecting consumers and investors.
Speaker: E-Hon Chan
Panelist: Professor Abu Bakar Munir, Professor of Law, University of Malaya
|11:00 am – 1:00 pm
||Lightning Talk & Panel Discussion: Digital Metamorphosis – Big Data Analytics, AI, Robotics, Blockchain, IoT, 5G and the next big idea
In today’s valiant new digital world, change comes at lightning speed. This has made innovation among the most important business goal irrespective of the industry. Disruptive advances in AI, Data, autonomous decision making and analytics, to name a few, will be the tools that power that innovation. The scope of these changes are vast and global; hear from leading industry experts and thought leaders on what’s ahead and what to look out for.
A new class of tech-businesses is rapidly disrupting the status quo of global capital markets. Corporates large and small around the world have to respond to this new tech-business competition with much greater speed.
This session will present an update on what these new technologies are, and how are being used to disrupt businesses and create innovations that shape new and future businesses. The session will also discuss useful lessons that can be drawn from self-disruption experiences.
11:00 am – 12:00 pm: Lightning Talk
11:00 am – 11:12 am: Data-driven management: Turning dark data into business impact
11:13 am – 11:24 am: Advancing Capital Markets with Blockchain Technology
Speaker: Chuan Ji Lim, Senior Manager (APAC), Hashstacs Inc, Singapore
11:25 am – 11:36 am: The Robotic Revolution is Here. Is Your Company Ready for it?
Speaker: Kamarul Muhamed, Group CEO of Aerodyne
11:37 am – 11:48 am: Will 2020 Be the Year of 5G?
Speaker: Michael Yuan, CEO, Huawei Malaysia / Representative from Huawei Malaysia
11:49 am – 12:00 pm: Digital Halal: The Game Changer
Global halal ecosystem continuous to evolve rapidly. The emergence of new digital elements is changing the world’s halal scene forever, bridging the gap how businesses and consumers assess and monitor halal products and services. The speaker will highlight the impact towards halal industry with blockchain section, big data influence, IOT and full traceability technology are in the game.
Speaker: Amnah Shaari, CEO Serunai Commerce & Founder of Global Halal Data Pool, Verify Halal & HADIC
|2:55 pm – 3:50 pm
||Panel Discussion: Business stories – Startup challenges and successful collaborations – Disrupting the Gig Economy Startups with a winning Investment Pitch
Partnerships between corporates and startups are becoming increasingly common and sought after. For the corporates, it accelerates innovation to stay ahead of their game. For the startup, it presents an opportunity to address funding challenges.
This session explains what corporates and investors look for when investing in startups and presents insights into the gig economy and the art of pitching.
This session will discuss startup ideas that reimagines and reinvents traditional business needs and identifies critical factors that makes successful collaborations.
Moderator: Low Ngai Yuen
- Tengku Dato’ Sri Azmil Zahruddin, Executive Director for Investments, Khazanah Nasional Berhad
- Dzuleira Abu Bakar, CEO, MAGIC
- Razif Abdul Aziz, Acting Group CEO, Cradle Fund
- Rina Neoh, Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, Venture Capitalist, Board of Directors- MATRADE, Senator (Malaysia)- World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF)
|4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
||Special Keynote: From Storytelling to Storyselling: Today’s Trends in Successful Pitching
We know today that Storytelling is a skill that catapults ordinary ideas from the loveable ones. But is storytelling enough? Jonathan Yabut, Winner of the Apprentice Asia, shares the power of Storyselling—the art of customizing your story’s perspective according to audience and timing. Through a series of case studies from successful and failed companies, Jon shares trends on how to network better with consumers and investors.
Speaker: Jonathan Yabut, The Apprentice Asia Winner, Founder & Managing Director at JY Consultancy & Ventures