11 – 13 November, Singapore EXPO

Singapore Week of Innovation and TeCHnology is the foremost global platform for deep tech ecosystems - where innovators, investors and collaborators connect. Apart from exhibitions and conferences, SLINGSHOT 2019 and TechInnovation will be taking place at SWITCH too.

KEY INDUSTRY SECTORS

Advanced Manufacturing
& Engineering
Urban Solutions
& Sustainability
Health &
Biomedical Sciences
Services &
Digital Economy

AGENDA

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Monday, 11th November
AM SFF x SWITCH Plenary
8:55am Opening Act
9:00am

Singapore: Re-Imagining FinTech

Introduced by Ravi Menon, Managing Director, Monetary Authority of Singapore

9:15am

Opening Talk: Step-change solutions for a planetary emergency
With Video: A Reason for Hope from Sir David Attenborough

- Pavan Sukhdev, President, WWF International
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9:35am Green Finance for a Sustainable World
- Ong Ye Kung, Minister for Education, Singapore and Board Member, Monetary Authority of Singapore
9:50am

2020: Banking in a New Global Context

- Moderator: Haslinda Amin, TV Anchor, Chief International Correspondent Southeast Asia, Bloomberg

- Bill Winters, Group Chief Executive, Standard Chartered

- Calvin Choi, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, AMTD Group- John Dugan, Chairman, Citigroup Inc.

- Noel Quinn, Group Chief Executive, HSBC Holdings plc

- Piyush Gupta, Chief Executive Officer, DBS

10:30am

2020: Digital Transformation Agenda

- Moderator: Bob Contri, Global Financial Services Industry Leader, Deloitte

- Aishah N. Ahmad, Deputy Governor, Financial System Stability, Central Bank of Nigeria

- Henry Ma, Executive Vice President & Chief Information Officer, WeBank - Kristo Kaarmann, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, TransferWise - Roman Regelman, Senior Executive Vice President, Head of Digital, BNY Mellon

11:20am

2020: Policy Choices for the Digital Economy

- Moderator: Matthew Gamser, Chief Executive Officer, SME Finance Forum

- Arunma Oteh, Academic Scholar, University of Oxford

- Daniela Stoffel, State Secretary, Swiss State Secretariat for International Finance

- Senator the Hon Jane Hume, Assistant Minister for Superannuation, Financial Services & Financial Technology, Australian Government

- Saeb Eigner, Chairman, Dubai Financial Services Authority

12:00pm

Tech Talk: Innovating with AI – Amazon’s Chief Economist and VP, Core AI

- Pat Bajari, Chief Economist, Amazon and Vice President, Amazon Core AI

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12:10pm BREAK
PM ST Engineering Stage SLINGSHOT Stage TECHINNOVATION Stage
  Global Access to Innovation See full agenda See full agenda
1:00pm - 1:15pm
Southeast Asia’s Golden Age

- Nick Nash, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Asia Partners

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1:15pm - 1:55pm
Riding the Innovation Boom

- Moderator: Ai Ai Wong, Principal, Global Executive Committee, Baker McKenzie

- Dr Jeffrey Jaensubhakij, Group Chief Investment Officer, GIC

- Nick Nash, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Asia Partners

- Dr Rafaelita M. Aldaba, Undersecretary for Competitiveness and Innovation, Department of Trade & Industry, Philippines

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1:55pm - 2:40pm
Creating the Next Tech Giant in Asia

- Moderator: Magnus Grimeland, Founder, Antler

- Ankiti Bose, Co-founder and CEO, Zilingo

- Fock Wai Hoong, Managing Director, Temasek Holdings

- Dr Santitarn Sathirathai, Group Chief Economist, Sea Group Read More

   
2:40pm - 3:25pm
Corporate Innovation: The Art of Fishing

- Moderator: Adrian Tan, Head of Labs, WeWork SEA

- Jeerawat Kulsapudom, Head of Ecosystem & Partner, Siriventures

- Rajashree Rao, Head of Ecosystem, ApAC R2 Datalabs, Rolls-Royce

- Elmer Jojo Malolos, CEO, JG Digital Ventures

- Armand Widjaja, President Director, PT Central Capital Ventura

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3:25pm - 4:10pm
Asian Perspective: Unlocking the Innovator’s Spirit

- Moderator: Robyn Tan, Managing Director (SEA), KrAsia

- Gang Ye, Chief Operating Officer, Sea Limited

- Aaron Tan, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Carro

- Shradha Sharma, Chief Executive Officer, YourStory

- Fajrin Rasyid, Co-Founder & President, Bukalapak Read More

   
4:10pm - 4:45pm
China: Pearls of the Orient

- Moderator: Yiqun Bo, Chief Executive Officer, DayDayUp

- Joe Wu, Founding Partner, MFund - Edward Long, Co-founder of DianPing, Founding Partner of Light-Up Capital - Jonathan Zhong, Founding Partner, ATM Capital

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4:45pm - 5:15pm
India: The Silk Road For Technology

- Moderator: Neelam Dharma, Board Member, Royal Philips, The Netherlands & ICIC Bank, India

- T. V. Mohandas Pai, Chairman, Aarin Capital Partners

- Girish Ramachandran, APAC President, Tata Consultancy Services

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5:15pm - 6:00pm
Americas: Adapting the Formula for Success to Asia

- Moderator: Alan Winter, Innovation Commissioner, British Columbia

- Peter Brack, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Hypothesis Ventures

- Dr Vincent Tao, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, wayz.ai

- Stas Gayshan, Managing Director, Cambridge Innovation Center

- Jojo Flores, Co-Founder, Plug & Play Tech Center

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Monday, 11th November
AM
SFF x SWITCH Plenary
8:55am
Opening Act
9:00am

Singapore: Re-Imagining FinTech

Introduced by Ravi Menon, Managing Director, Monetary Authority of Singapore

9:15am

Opening Talk: Step-change solutions for a planetary emergency
With Video: A Reason for Hope from Sir David Attenborough

- Pavan Sukhdev, President, WWF International
Read More

12:00pm

Tech Talk: Innovating with AI – Amazon’s Chief Economist and VP, Core AI

- Pat Bajari, Chief Economist, Amazon and Vice President, Amazon Core AI

Read More

12:10pm
BREAK
PM
ST Engineering Stage
1:00pm - 1:15pm
Southeast Asia’s Golden Age - Nick Nash, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Asia Partners Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
1:15pm - 1:55pm
Riding the Innovation Boom - Moderator: Ai Ai Wong, Principal, Global Executive Committee, Baker McKenzie
- Dr Jeffrey Jaensubhakij, Group Chief Investment Officer, GIC 
- Nick Nash, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Asia Partners
- Dr Rafaelita M. Aldaba, Undersecretary for Competitiveness and Innovation, Department of Trade & Industry, Philippines
Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
1:55pm - 2:40pm
Creating the Next Tech Giant in Asia - Moderator: Magnus Grimeland, Founder, Antler
- Ankiti Bose, Co-founder and CEO, Zilingo
- Fock Wai Hoong, Managing Director, Temasek Holdings
- Dr Santitarn Sathirathai, Group Chief Economist, Sea Group
- Moderator: Magnus Grimeland, Founder, Antler
Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
2:40pm - 3:25pm
Corporate Innovation: The Art of Fishing - Moderator: Adrian Tan, Head of Labs, WeWork SEA
- Jeerawat Kulsapudom, Head of Ecosystem & Partner, Siriventures
- Rajashree Rao, Head of Ecosystem, ApAC R2 Datalabs, Rolls-Royce
- Elmer Jojo Malolos, CEO, JG Digital Ventures
- Armand Widjaja, President Director, PT Central Capital Ventura
Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
3:25pm - 4:10pm
Asian Perspective: Unlocking the Innovator’s Spirit - Moderator: Robyn Tan, Managing Director (SEA), KrAsia
- Gang Ye, Chief Operating Officer, Sea Limited
- Aaron Tan, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Carro
- Shradha Sharma, Chief Executive Officer, YourStory
- Fajrin Rasyid, Co-Founder & President, Bukalapak
Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
4:10pm - 4:45pm
China: Pearls of the Orient - Moderator: Yiqun Bo, Chief Executive Officer, DayDayUp
- Joe Wu, Founding Partner, MFund
- Edward Long, Co-founder of DianPing, Founding Partner of Light-Up Capital
- Jonathan Zhong, Founding Partner, ATM Capital
Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
4:45pm - 5:15pm
India: The Silk Road For Technology - Moderator: Neelam Dharma, Board Member, Royal Philips, The Netherlands & ICIC Bank, India
- T. V. Mohandas Pai, Chairman, Aarin Capital Partners
- Girish Ramachandran, President of Asia Pacific, TCS
Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
5:15pm - 6:00pm
Americas: Adapting the Formula for Success to Asia - Moderator: Alan Winter, Innovation Commissioner, British Columbia
- Peter Brack, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Hypothesis Ventures
- Dr Vincent Tao, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, wayz.ai
- Stas Gayshan, Managing Director, Cambridge Innovation Center
- Jojo Flores, Co-Founder, Plug & Play Tech Center
Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
5:20pm - 6:00pm
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
Tuesday, 12th November
AM SFF x SWITCH Plenary
9:00am

The US Tech Giants Agenda: Conversation with Intel, Microsoft & Nasdaq

- Moderator: Adrienne A. Harris, Founder, CodexStrategies

- Brad Peterson, Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer & Chief Information Officer, Nasdaq- Kurt DelBene, Chief Digital Officer & Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Core Services Engineering and Operations, Microsoft- Parviz Peiravi, Chief Technology Officer, Financial Services Industry Solutions, Intel
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9:50am

Macro Vulnerabilities vs Technology Opportunities

- Haslinda Amin, TV Anchor, Chief International Correspondent Southeast Asia, Bloomberg- Anshu Jain, President, Cantor Fitzgerald
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10:10am

Sustaining Financial Services – Why Tech is key

- Moderator: Helene Li, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, GoImpact Capital Partners

- Antoni Ballabriga, Global Head of Responsible Business, BBVA

- Jennifer M. Johnson, President & Chief Operating Officer, Franklin Resources Inc (Franklin Templeton)

- Lucas Joppa, Chief Environmental Officer, Microsoft

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10:50am

From carving in stone to writing in DNA: History and Future of Data Storage

- Kees Immink, President, Turing Machines Inc

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11:10am

Defining the Future of Digital Currency

- Moderator: Julia Chatterley, Anchor and Correspondent, CNN International

- HE Serey Chea, Assistant Governor & Director General of Central Banking, National Bank of Cambodia

- Christian Catalini, Co-Creator of Libra & Head Economist, Calibra

- Mu Changchun, Director-General, Institute of Digital Currency, People’s Bank of China- Umar Farooq, Head of Digital Treasury Services & Head of Blockchain CIB, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.

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12:00pm BREAK
PM ST Engineering Stage PM The Himalayas Stage SLINGSHOT Stage TECHINNOVATION Stage
  Future Directions with IEEE   Unravelling Healthcare Innovation See full agenda See full agenda
1:00pm – 1:50pm
IEEE N3XT®; Future: A Conversation with Tony Fadell

- Moderator: Glenn Zorpette, Executive Editor, IEEE Spectrum
- Tony Fadell, iPod inventor, iPhone co-inventor, Nest founder, and Future Shape principal
Read More

1:00pm – 1:40pm
The Rise of Asian Digital Health
- Moderator: Dr Jeremy Lim, Partner, Health & Life Sciences, Asia Pacific, Oliver Wyman- Dr Eugene Hong, Executive Director - Institutional Banking Group, Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals, DBS - Julien de Salaberry, Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Galen Growth Asia - Raymond Chua, Group Director, Health Regulation Group, MOH Singapore Read More
   
1:50pm - 3:15pm
IEEE Future Directions Outlook: The Future Compute Paradigm

- Moderator: William Tonti, Senior Director, IEEE Future Directions
- Kirk Bresniker, Hewlett Packard Labs Chief Architect, HPE Fellow/VP

- Laura Wynter, PhD, Head of Real World AI, IBM Research Singapore Lab

- Helmut G. Katzgraber, Principal Research Manager, Microsoft Corporation

Read More

1:40pm - 2:25pm
Digitising Primary Care: Here and Now

- Moderator: Sejal Mistry, Country Director, Singapore, ACCESS Health International

- Edward Booty, Chief Executive Officer, Allied World Healthcare

- Navdeep Vij Singh, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Cognifyx Infinitum

- Sarah Yee, Industry Consultant, Digital Transformation Office, Cisco Systems

- Wai Mun Lim, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Doctor Anywhere Read More

   
3:15pm - 4:00pm
IEEE N3XT®; 2030 Outlook: AI, Facial Recognition, and The Price of Security

- Moderator: Glenn Zorpette, Executive Editor, IEEE Spectrum
- Christopher Lee, Chief Privacy Officer, United States Senate

- Neema Singh Guliani, Senior Legislative Counsel, American Civil Liberties Union

Read More

2:25pm - 2:45pm

Expedition Medicine: When Nature Strikes

- Dr Gregory H. Bledsoe, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, ExpedMed

Read More

   
4:00pm - 5:00pm
IEEE N3XT® 2030 Outlook: Convergence, Evolution or Tech Revolution?

- Moderator: Randi S. Sumner, Senior Director, IEEE Strategy & Entrepreneurship

- Mary Ward-Callan, Managing Director, IEEE Technical Activities
- Kim Roberts, Vice President of WaveLogic Science, Ciena

Read More

2:45pm - 3:30pm
Self-Disrupters: Innovation and Industry Unite

- Moderator: Sash Mukherjee, Principal Advisor, Ecosystm - Dr B. S. Ajaikumar, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Healthcare Global Enterprises Ltd. - Tien Beng Phua, Chief Executive Officer, Singapore Operations Division, Parkway Pantai Limited - Dr Louis Tan, Group Chief Operating Officer, OUE Lippo Health Read More

   
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Engineering Smart Cities

- Prof. Tan Sze Wee, Assistant Chief Executive, Science & Engineering Research Council, A*STAR
- Mr Harris Chan, CTO/CDO, ST Engineering

- Matthew Friedman, Chief Digital Officer, Sembcorp Industries Ltd.

- Mr Tomás Gazmuri, Chief Data Officer, Falabella SA.

Read More

3:30pm - 3:50pm 
Welcome to the Brain Machine: Solving Global Healthcare Challenges
- Dr Philip Alvelda, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Brainworks
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3:50pm - 4:25pm

The Japanese Art of Ageing Gracefully

- Dr Takanori Shibata, Chief Senior Research Scientist, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
- Moderator: Adrienne Mendenhall, Director of Business Development, ACCESS Health International Southeast Asia Singapore
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    4:25pm - 5:00pm
Taking the Pulse of Healthcare Investments

- Moderator: Fabio La Mola, Partner, L.E.K. Consulting
- Professor Anthony S. Weiss, McCaughey Chair in Biochemistry, Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biotechnology, University of Sydney

- Todd Dollinger, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, The Trendlines Group & Chairman, Trendlines Medical Singapore

Read More

   
    5:00pm - 6:00pm
Demo Theatre: Unique Challenges in Healthcare Innovation

- Moderator: Jarred Shein, VP Business Development APAC, Qure Ventures
- Show Host: Ariela Lazan, Business Development Manager, OurCrowd
- Dr Chen Barak, Chief Executive Officer, Nanomedic Technologies Ltd
- Geri Katz, Chief Financial Officer, ElMindA

- Aviad Kaufman, President, Founder & Chief Commercial Officer, RealView Imaging Ltd

Read More

   
Tuesday, 12th November
AM
SFF x SWITCH Plenary
9:50am

Macro Vulnerabilities vs Technology Opportunities

- Haslinda Amin, TV Anchor, Chief International Correspondent Southeast Asia, Bloomberg
- Anshu Jain, President, Cantor Fitzgerald
Read More
10:50am
Evolution of Data Storage Technology: From carving in stone to writing in DNA
- Kees Immink, President, Turing Machines Inc
Read More
12:00pm
BREAK
PM
ST Engineering Stage
1:00pm – 1:50pm
IEEE N3XT®; Future: A Conversation with Tony Fadell - Moderator: Glenn Zorpette, Executive Editor, IEEE Spectrum
- Tony Fadell, iPod inventor, iPhone co-inventor, Nest founder, and Future Shape principal

Read More
1:00pm – 1:40pm
The Rise of Asian Digital Health - Moderator: Dr Jeremy Lim, Partner, Health & Life Sciences, Asia Pacific, Oliver Wyman
- Dr Eugene Hong, Executive Director - Institutional Banking Group, Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals, DBS
- Julien de Salaberry, Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Galen Growth Asia
- Raymond Chua, Group Director, Health Regulation Group, MOH Singapore
Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
1:50pm - 3:15pm
IEEE Future Directions Outlook: The Future Compute Paradigm - Moderator: William Tonti, Senior Director, IEEE Future Directions
- Kirk Bresniker, Hewlett Packard Labs Chief Architect, HPE Fellow/VP
- Laura Wynter, PhD, Head of Real World AI, IBM Research Singapore Lab
- Helmut G. Katzgraber, Principal Research Manager, Microsoft Corporation
Read More
1:40pm - 2:25pm
Digitising Primary Care: Here and Now - Moderator: Sejal Mistry, Country Director, Singapore, ACCESS Health International
- Edward Booty, Chief Executive Officer, Allied World Healthcare
- Navdeep Vij Singh, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Cognifyx Infinitum
- Sarah Yee, Industry Consultant, Digital Transformation Office, Cisco Systems
- Wai Mun Lim, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Doctor Anywhere 
Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
3:15pm - 4:00pm
IEEE N3XT®; 2030 Outlook: AI, Facial Recognition, and The Price of Security - Moderator: Glenn Zorpette, Executive Editor, IEEE Spectrum
- Christopher Lee, Chief Privacy Officer, United States Senate
- Neema Singh Guliani, Senior Legislative Counsel, American Civil Liberties Union
Read More
2:25pm - 2:45pm
Expedition Medicine: When Nature Strikes - Dr Gregory H. Bledsoe, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, ExpedMed

Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
4:00pm - 5:00pm
IEEE N3XT® 2030 Outlook: Convergence, Evolution or Tech Revolution? - Moderator: Randi S. Sumner, Senior Director, IEEE Strategy & Entrepreneurship
- Mary Ward-Callan, Managing Director, IEEE Technical Activities
- Kim Roberts, Vice President of WaveLogic Science, Ciena
Read More
2:45pm - 3:30pm
Self-Disrupters: Innovation and Industry Unite - Moderator: Sash Mukherjee, Principal Advisor, Ecosystm
- Dr B. S. Ajaikumar, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Healthcare Global Enterprises Ltd.
- Mr Tien Beng Phua, Chief Executive Officer, Singapore Operations Division, Parkway Pantai Limited
- Dr Louis Tan, Group Chief Operating Officer, OUE Lippo Health
Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Engineering Smart Cities - Prof. Tan Sze Wee, Assistant Chief Executive, Science & Engineering Research Council, A*STAR
- Mr Harris Chan, CTO/CDO, ST Engineering
- Matthew Friedman, Chief Digital Officer, Sembcorp Industries Ltd.
- Mr Tomás Gazmuri, Chief Data Officer, Falabella SA.
Read More
3:30pm - 3:50pm
Welcome to the Brain Machine: Solving Global Healthcare Challenges - Dr Philip Alvelda, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Brainworks Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
 
3:50pm - 4:20pm
The Japanese Art of Ageing Gracefully- Dr Takanori Shibata, Chief Senior Research Scientist, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
- Moderator: Adrienne Mendenhall, Director of Business Development, ACCESS Health International Southeast Asia Singapore
Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
 
4:25pm - 5:00pm
Taking the Pulse of Healthcare Investments - Moderator: Fabio La Mola, Partner, L.E.K. Consulting
- Professor Anthony S. Weiss, McCaughey Chair in Biochemistry, Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biotechnology, University of Sydney
- Todd Dollinger, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, The Trendlines Group
Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
 
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Demo Theatre: Unique Challenges in Healthcare Innovation - Moderator: Jarred Shein, VP Business Development APAC, Qure Ventures
- Show Host: Ariela Lazan, Business Development Manager, OurCrowd
- Dr Chen Barak, Chief Executive Officer, Nanomedic Technologies Ltd
- Geri Katz, Chief Executive Officer, ElMindA
- Aviad Kaufman, President, Founder & Chief Commercial Officer, RealView Imaging Ltd
Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
Wednesday, 13th November
AM SFF x SWITCH Plenary
8:45am

Inclusive FinTech - Our Best Opportunity to Improve Financial Lives

- H.M. Queen Máxima of the Netherlands, United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development

9:00am

Great Merchant Digitalisation Story

- Moderator: Matthew Gamser, Chief Executive Officer, SME Finance Forum

- Praveen Khandelwal, National Secretary General, Confederation of All India Traders

9:20am

Inclusive FinTech - Our Best Opportunity to Improve Financial Lives

- Moderator: Alfonso Garcia Mora, Global Director, Finance, Competitiveness & Innovation Global Practice, The World Bank Group- Judith Karl, Executive Secretary, UN Capital Development Fund (UNCDF)

- Dr Patrick Njoroge, Governor, Central Bank of Kenya- Rajnish Kumar, Chairman, State Bank of India - Tobias Adrian, Financial Counsellor & Director, Monetary and Capital Markets Department, International Monetary Fund

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10:10am

Future of Central Banks: A Policy Fireside Chat

- Moderator: James Crabtree, Associate Professor of Practice, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

- Agustín Carstens, General Manager, Bank for International Settlements

10:30am Leader’s Talk: Inspiring the Future
- Mr Heng Swee Keat, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Singapore
10.50am

From Entrepreneur to Investor

Moderator: Tilman Ehrbeck, Managing Partner, Flourish Ventures

- Dado Banatao, Managing Partner, Tallwood Venture Capital

- Geoffrey Prentice, Co-Founder, Oriente

- Kamal Quadir, Chief Executive Officer, bKash

- Tan Min-Liang, Chief Executive Officer, Razer Inc

11:30am

Tech for Impact. A panel of experts dig into the importance of innovation and technology, and their impact to change the world for the better

- Moderator: Chris Colbert, Managing Director, One Eighty Global Innovation

- Prof Isaac Ben-Israel, Director, Blavatanik Interdisciplinary Cyber Research Center

- Vincent Chong, Chief Executive Officer, ST Engineering

- Sir Robin Saxby, Former Founding Chief Executive Officer & Chairman, ARM

11:50am

The FBI's Investigation of The Wolf of Wall Street

- Gregory A. Coleman, FBI Special Agent (Ret.) & Founder/Owner, Coleman Worldwide Advisors LLC

Read More

12:10pm BREAK
PM ST Engineering Stage PM The Himalayas Stage SLINGSHOT Stage TECHINNOVATION Stage
  Sustaining the Future of Humanity   Deep Tech – Powering Cities of the Future See full agenda See full agenda
1:00pm - 1:15pm
Keynote: Securing the Future of Nine Billion

- Bradley J. Busetto, Director, UNDP Global Centre for Technology, Innovation and Sustainable Development

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1:00pm - 1:15pm
The Future of Technology – It’s Personal

- Aharon Aharon, Chief Executive Officer, Israel Innovation Authority

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1:15pm - 1:55pm
What a Waste! – What does it take to create a Circular Economy?

- Patrick Pang, Chief Technology Officer, National Environment Agency

- Subhashish Bhattacharya, Duke Energy Distinguished Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering, North Carolina State University

- Michael Pell, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Borouge

- Marko Karkkainen, Head of Center, Center of Excellence - Waste to Value

- Moderator: Peter Godfrey, Managing Director - Asia Pacific, The Energy Institute

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1:15pm - 2:00pm
Singapore's Push Towards a Smart Nation - How Government and Corporates can collaborate to drive Blockchain innovation

- Carsten Sapia, Group IT, Head of Region APAC, BMW Group Asia

- Vinay Mohan, Managing Director, ConsenSys Singapore

- Randeep Sudan, Board Advisor, Ecosystm

- Steven Koh, Director, Government Digital Services, Government Technology Agency

- Carl Wegner, Managing Director, Head of Asia, R3

- Moderator: Veronica Tan, Director, Next Generation Platforms, IMDA

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1:55pm - 2:40pm
Mine the Gap: The vastness of opportunities untapped in the white space of established industries

- Robert Friedland, Founder & Executive Co-Chairman, Ivanhoe Mines ; Chairman, I-Pulse

- Kevin Okyere, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Springfield Group

- Brad Feld, Founder, Foundry Group

- Paul Veradittakit, Partner, Pantera Capital

- Moderator: Maryam Ayati, Head of Global Origination and Investments, Shell Trading & Shipping Co. Ltd

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2:00pm - 2:15pm

Deep Tech Summit: The Promise of Science

- Robbie Schingler, Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer, Planet

- Moderator: Steve Leonard, Founding CEO, SGInnovate

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2:40pm - 3:20pm
Water Risk and Return: Innovating for a Resilient Future

- Dr Andrew Benedek, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Anaergia

- Harry Seah, Deputy Chief Executive (Operations), PUB
- Rochi Kemhka, Global Partnerships Lead, Asia Regional Water Resources, The World Bank Group

- Cindy Wallis-Lage, President, Global Water Business, Black & Veatch

- Moderator: Tom Ferguson, Vice President Programming, Imagine H2O

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2:15pm - 2:45pm
Deep Tech Summit: Technology & Society – Improving the Human Condition

- Jonathan Wong, Chief of Technology & Innovation, UNESCAP
- Robert Opp, Chief Digital Officer, UNDP

- Dr. Homer Pien, Senior Vice President & Chief Scientific Officer (Diagnosis and Treatment), Philips Healthcare

- Moderator: Suling Lin, Executive Editor, Commentary Section, CNA, Mediacorp

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3:20pm - 4:05pm
Feeding the Cities of Tomorrow

- Moderator: Gary Scattergood, Regional Head & Editor-in-Chief - Asia-Pacific, William Reed
- Ben Swan, Chief Executive Officer, Sustenir Group

- Carsten Krome, Managing Partner, Hatch

- Thad Simons, Co-founder & Managing Director, The Yield Lab

- Armen Harutyunyan, Chair, Senior Advisor – Sustainable Agriculture, UNDP Global Centre for Technology, Innovation and Sustainable Development

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2:45pm - 3:25pm

Deep Tech Summit: The Global AI Revolution

- Dame Wendy Hall, Regius Professor of Computer Science, University of Southampton

- Prof Ho Teck Hua, Executive Chairman, AI Singapore

- Dr. Phillip Beaudoin, Senior Vice President Research group, Element AI

- Dr. Andreas Liebl, Managing Director, UnternehmerTUM GmbH

- Moderator: Steve Leonard, Founding Chief Executive Officer, SGInnovate

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4:05pm - 4:50pm
Alternative Protein – is the World Ready for Faux meat?

- Moderator: Matt Kovac, Executive Director, Food Industry Asia

- Michael Dean, Executive Director, GROW Singapore

- Andrew Ive, Managing General Partner, Big ideas Ventures

- Andy Kusomo, Director of Science & Technology, Monde Nissin

- David Yeung, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Green Monday

- Alex Ward, Head of Regional Innovation, APAC, Givaudan

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3:25pm - 3:40pm

Deep Tech Summit: Creating A Digital Blueprint of the Planet

- Steve Marsh, Founder & Chief Technology Officer, GeoSpock

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3:40pm - 4:15pm

Deep Tech Summit: Future of Mobility

- Dinakar Munagala, Chief Executive Officer, Blaize Inc.

- Bernhard Schambeck, Head, BMW Startup Garage

- Chew Men Leong, Chief Marketing Officer, ST Engineering

- Moderator: Chiu Wen Tung, Group Director (Research & Development), Urban Redevelopment Authority

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4:15pm - 4:50pm

Deep Tech Summit: AI Ethics and Data Governance

- Maarten Camps, Secretary-General, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy of the Netherlands

- Daryl Arnold, Founder, Ocean Protocol

- Nicolas Chapados, Co-Founder & Chief Science Officer, Element AI

- Moderator: Liza Lin, Technology Correspondent, The Wall Street Journal

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  SFF x SWITCH Plenary
5:00pm
Forging Pathways for Financial Innovation - Challenges, opportunities and beyond
- Moderator: Dawn Tan, Presenter, CNA
- Robert Opp, Chief Digital Officer, UNDP
- Samuel Tsien, Group Chief Executive Officer, OCBC
- Sitoyo Lopokoiyit, Chief Financial Services Officer, Safaricom Plc
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5.30pm
Fireside Chat on Data, Trade and Connectivity

- Moderator: Matthew Blake, Head of Financial & Monetary System Initiatives, Member of the Executive Committee, World Economic Forum

- Justice Bellur N, Srikrishna, Former Judge, Supreme Court of India

- Dr Veerathai Santiprabhob, Governor, Bank of Thailand

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5.50pm
Seeing Earth from Space - Life of a Cosmonaut
- Sergey Ryazansky, Astronaut, Russian Federation
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6.05pm - 7.30pm Closing Party
Wednesday, 13th November
AM
SFF x SWITCH Plenary
12:10pm
BREAK
PM
ST Engineering Stage
1:00pm - 1:15pm
Keynote: Securing the Future of Nine Billion - Bradley Busetto, Director, UNDP Global Centre for Technology, Innovation and Sustainable DevelopmentRead More
1:00pm - 1:15pm
The Future of Technology – It’s Personal - Aharon Aharon, Chief Executive Officer, Israel Innovation Authority

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SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
1:15pm - 1:55pm
What a Waste! – What does it take to create a Circular Economy? - Moderator: Peter Godfrey, Managing Director APAC, Energy Institute
- Patrick Pang, CTO, NEA
- Michael Pell, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Borouge
- Marko Karkkainen, President Asia Pacific, Ductor Corporation 
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1:15pm - 2:00pm
Singapore's Push Towards a Smart Nation - How Government and Corporates can collaborate to drive Blockchain innovation - Moderator: Veronica Tan, Director, Next Generation Platforms, IMDA 
- Carsten Sapia, Group IT, Head of Region APAC, BMW Group Asia
- Vinay Mohan, Managing Director, ConsenSys Singapore
- Randeep Sudan, Board Advisor, Ecosystm
- Steven Koh, Director, Government Digital Services, Government Technology Agency
- Carl Wegner, Managing Director, Head of Asia, R3
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SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
1:55pm - 2:40pm
Mine the Gap: The vastness of opportunities untapped in the white space of established industries - Moderator: Maryam Ayati, Head of Global Origination and Investments, Shell Trading & Shipping Co. Ltd
- Robert Friedland, Founder & Executive Co-Chairman, Ivanhoe Mines ; Chairman, I-Pulse
- Kevin Okyere, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Springfield Group
- Brad Feld, Founder, Foundry Group
- Paul Veradittakit, Partner, Pantera Capital
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2:00pm - 2:15pm
Deep Tech Summit: The Promise of Science - Moderator: Steve Leonard, Founding CEO, SGInnovate
- Robbie Schingler, Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer, Planet
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SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
2:40pm - 3:20pm
Water Risk and Return: Innovating for a Resilient Future- Dr Andrew Benedek, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Anaergia
- Harry Seah, Deputy Chief Executive (Operations), PUB
- Rochi Kemhka, Global Partnerships Lead, Asia Regional Water Resources, The World Bank Group
- Cindy Wallis-Lage, President, Global Water Business, Black & Veatch
- Moderator: Tom Ferguson, Vice President Programming, Imagine H2O
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2:15pm - 2:45pm
Deep Tech Summit: Technology & Society – Improving the Human Condition
- Moderator: Suling Lin, Executive Editor, Commentary Section, CNA, Mediacorp
- Jonathan Wong, Chief of Technology & Innovation, UNESCAP
- Robert Opp, Chief Digital Officer, UNDP
- Dr. Homer Pien, Senior Vice President & Chief Scientific Officer (Diagnosis and Treatment), Philips Healthcare
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SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
3:20pm - 4:05pm
Feeding the Cities of Tomorrow - Moderator: Gary Scattergood, Editor-in-Chief, FoodNavigator-Asia
- Ben Swan, Chief Executive Officer, Sustenir Group
- Carsten Krome, CEO, Hatch Blue
- Thad Simons, Managing Director, The Yield Lab
- Mr Armen Harutyunyan, Senior Advisor – Sustainable Agriculture, UNDP Global Centre for Technology, Innovation and Sustainable Development
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2:45pm - 3:25pm
Deep Tech Summit: The Global AI Revolution
- Moderator: Steve Leonard, Founding Chief Executive Officer, SGInnovate
- Dame Wendy Hall, Regius Professor of Computer Science, University of Southampton
- Prof Ho Teck Hua, Executive Chairman, AI Singapore
- Dr. Phillip Beaudoin, Senior Vice President Research group, Element AI
- Dr. Andreas Liebl, Managing Director, UnternehmerTUM GmbH
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SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
4:05pm - 4:50pm
Alternative Protein – is the World Ready for Faux meat? - Moderator: Matt Kovac, Executive Director, Food Industry Asia
- Michael Dean, Co Founder, GROW
- Andrew Ive, Founder & Managing General Partner, Big ideas Ventures
- Andy Kusomo, Director of Science and Technology, Monde Nissin
- David Yeung, CEO & Co-Founder, Green Monday
- Alex Ward, Head of Regional Innovation, APAC, Givauden 
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3:25pm - 3:40pm
Deep Tech Summit: Creating A Digital Blueprint of the Planet - Steve Marsh, Founder & Chief Technology Officer, GeoSpock Read More
SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
3:40pm - 4:15pm
Deep Tech Summit: Future of Mobility - Moderator: Chiu Wen Tung, Group Director (Research & Development), Urban Redevelopment Authority 
- Dinakar Munagala, Chief Executive Officer, Blaize Inc.
- Bernhard Schambeck, Head, BMW Startup Garage
- Chew Men Leong, Chief Marketing Officer, ST Engineering 
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SLINGSHOT
TECHINNOVATION
4:15pm - 4:50pm
Deep Tech Summit: AI Ethics and Data Governance - Moderator: Liza Lin, Technology Correspondent, The Wall Street Journal
- Maarten Camps, Secretary-General, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy of the Netherlands
- Daryl Arnold, Founder, Ocean Protocol
- Nicolas Chapados, Co-Founder & Chief Science Officer, Element AI
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SLINGSHOT
Tech Innovation Stage
 
SFF x SWITCH Plenary
5.50pm
Seeing Earth from Space - Life of a Cosmonaut
- Sergey Ryazansky, Astronaut, Russian Federation
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6.05pm - 7.30pm
Closing Party
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