MORNING COFFEE AND TEA
Panel: Can Southeast Asia startups become world-leading tech champions?
Siu Rui Quek, Co-founder and CEO, Carousell
Ku Kay-Mok, Managing Partner, Southeast Asia, Gobi Partners
Ashran Dato’ Ghazi, CEO, Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC)
Hian Goh, Co-founder and Partner, Open Space Ventures
Alan Hellawell, Group Chief Strategy Officer, Sea Group
Moderator: Chua Kong Ho, Tech Editor, South China Morning Post
Panel: Towards safer regional security
Shahriman Lockman, Senior Analyst, Institute of Strategic and International Studies Malaysia
Dr Tang Siew Mun, Head, ASEAN Studies Centre, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute
Dr Joseph Liow, Professor of Comparative and International Politics, Dean, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Moderator: Michael Crowley, Senior Foreign Affairs Correspondent, POLITICO
Yang Berhormat Tuan Darell Leiking, Minister of International Trade and Industry, Malaysia
NETWORKING ANDMORNING REFRESHMENTS
Track 1 -
The changing China story: What it means for Malaysia and the world
Dato' Seri CHEAH Cheng Hye, Chairman and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Value Partners Group
Track 2 -
Panel: Halal Tech: The next big thing?
Following ng interest in Islamic finance, are high-tech innovations in the halal industry the next big thing?
Laurence Chooi, Senior Vice President, Global Operations and Strategic Direction, Aladdin Street
Ridzuan Aziz, President, FinTech Association of Malaysia
Dato' Seri Jamil Bin Bidin, Chief Executive Officer, Halal Industry Development Corporation
Moderator: YBrs. Ir Dr Mohd Shahreen Zainooreen Madros, Chief Executive Officer, Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation
Track 1 -
Fireside chat: Global VC view on Southeast Asia
JP Gan, Managing Partner, Qiming Venture Partners
Moderator: Joseph Chee, Founder, Summer Capital
Track 2 -
Fireside chat: How is artificial intelligence (AI) disrupting traditional businesses in Malaysia?
How are AI start-ups and experts shaking up different industries in Malaysia?
Datuk Yasmin Mahmood, Chief Executive Officer, Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation
Moderator: Kongho Chua, Technology Editor, South China Morning Post
Fireside Chat: Hidden commonalities: Why culture matters
Dr Edward Tse, Founder and CEO, Gao Feng Advisory Company
Dr Noeleen Heyzer, Social Scientist and Former United Nations Under-Secretary-General
Moderator: Xiangwei Wang, Editorial Advisor, South China Morning Post
Panel: How quickly can goods reach customers?
How are SEA retailers and logistic operators adopting cutting-edge technology to attract more Chinese consumers?
Fione Tan, Co-founder & CEO, 28Mall.com & eOneNet.com
Steven Lam, Chief Executive Officer, GoGoVan
Victor Chua, Managing Partner, Vynn Capital
Moderator: Fox Chu, Partner, McKinsey & Company
Yang Berhormat Dato' Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali, Minister of Economic Affairs, Malaysia
Closing remarks and end of conference