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

Get your conference pass now and enjoy access to both SFF and SWITCH Conferences.
Click here to view SFF conference agenda.

Monday, 11th November
AM SFF x SWITCH Plenary
8:55am Opening Act
9:00am Opening Video: Setting the Stage
9:20am Climate Change Video by WWF
Opening Talk - Pavan Sukhdev, President, WWF International
9:40am Sustainable Finance and Tech: The smart way to solve - Ravi Menon, Managing Director, MAS
10:00am CEOs Global View - Bill Winters, Group Chief Executive, Standard Chartered - Markus Braun, Chief Executive Officer, Wirecard
10:40am CEOs Digital Transformation Insights - Calvin Choi, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, AMTD - John Dugan, Chairman, Citigroup Inc. - Kristo Kaarmann, Chief Executive Officer, TransferWise - Noel Quinn, Group Chief Executive (Interim), HSBC Holdings plc
11:20am Global Digital Economy Transformation: Policy Makers’ Insights - Arunma Oteh, Academic Scholar, University of Oxford - Baijayant “Jay” Panda, Indian Politician & National Vice President, Bharatiya Janata Party - Daniela Stoffel, State Secretary, Swiss State Secretariat for International Finance
12:00pm Fireside Chat
12:20pm BREAK
PM SWITCH
  Global Access to Innovation SLINGSHOT TechInnovation
Monday, 11th November
AM
SFF x SWITCH Plenary
8:55am
Opening Act
9:00am
Opening Video: Setting the Stage
9:20am
Climate Change Video by WWF
Opening Talk - Pavan Sukhdev, President, WWF International
9:40am
Sustainable Finance and Tech: The smart way to solve - Ravi Menon, Managing Director, MAS
10:00am
CEOs Global View - Bill Winters, Group Chief Executive, Standard Chartered - Markus Braun, Chief Executive Officer, Wirecard
10:40am
CEOs Digital Transformation Insights - Calvin Choi, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, AMTD - John Dugan, Chairman, Citigroup Inc. - Kristo Kaarmann, Chief Executive Officer, TransferWise - Noel Quinn, Group Chief Executive (Interim), HSBC Holdings plc
11:20am
Global Digital Economy Transformation: Policy Makers’ Insights - Arunma Oteh, Academic Scholar, University of Oxford - Baijayant “Jay” Panda, Indian Politician & National Vice President, Bharatiya Janata Party - Daniela Stoffel, State Secretary, Swiss State Secretariat for International Finance
12:00pm
Fireside Chat
12:20pm
BREAK
PM
SWITCH
 
Tuesday, 12th November
AM SFF x SWITCH Plenary
9:00am Fireside Chat: - Anshu Jain, President, Cantor Fitzgerald
9:20am Deep Tech in Finance - Kurt DelBene, Chief Digital Officer & Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Core Services Engineering and Operations, Microsoft - Michael Punke, Vice President, Global Public Policy, Amazon Web Services - Parviz Peiravi, Chief Technology Officer, Financial Services Industry Solutions, Intel
10:00am Fireside Chat: Investor’s Insights
10:20am Unbundling Sustainable Finance - Why Tech is key - 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
11:00am Tech Talk
11:20am Digital Currency Debate: The Tale of Three Coins - Christian Catalini, Co-Creator of Libra & Head Economist, Calibra - H.E. Serey Chea, Assistant Governor & Director General of Central Banking, National Bank of Cambodia - Umar Farooq, Head of Blockchain Initiatives, JP Morgan
12:00pm BREAK
PM SWITCH
  Tech Conversations with IEEE Unravelling Healthcare Innovation SLINGSHOT TechInnovation
Tuesday, 12th November
AM
SFF x SWITCH Plenary
9:00am
Fireside Chat: - Anshu Jain, President, Cantor Fitzgerald
9:20am
Deep Tech in Finance - Kurt DelBene, Chief Digital Officer & Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Core Services Engineering and Operations, Microsoft - Michael Punke, Vice President, Global Public Policy, Amazon Web Services - Parviz Peiravi, Chief Technology Officer, Financial Services Industry Solutions, Intel
10:00am
Fireside Chat: Investor’s Insights
10:20am
Unbundling Sustainable Finance - Why Tech is key - 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
11:00am
Tech Talk
11:20am
Digital Currency Debate: The Tale of Three Coins - Christian Catalini, Co-Creator of Libra & Head Economist, Calibra - H.E. Serey Chea, Assistant Governor & Director General of Central Banking, National Bank of Cambodia - Umar Farooq, Head of Blockchain Initiatives, JP Morgan
12:00pm
BREAK
PM
SWITCH
 
Wednesday, 13th November
AM SFF x SWITCH Plenary
9:00am Leader’s Talk: Inspiring the Future
9:20am Global Unmet Inclusion Challenges Dialogue
9:40am Global Leaders’ Macro View on Inclusion - Devendra Fadnavis, Chief Minister of Maharashtra - Rajnish Kumar, Chairman, State Bank of India - Tobias Adrian, Financial Counsellor and Director of the Monetary and Capital Markets Department, IMF
10:20am Future of Central Banks: A Policy Fireside Chat
10:50am Balancing Technology Shift and Social Change - Sir Robin Saxby, Former Chief Executive Officer & Chairman, ARM - Moderator: Christopher Colbert, Managing Director, One Eighty Global Innovation
11.30am Tech Talk: The Great Merchant Digitalisation Story - Praveen Khandelwal, Secretary General, CAIT
11:50am Tech Talk
12:30pm BREAK
PM SWITCH
  Sustaining the Future of Humanity Unraveling Healthcare Innovation SLINGSHOT TechInnovation
  SFF x SWITCH Plenary
5:00pm Closing Keynote - Samuel Tsien, Group Chief Executive Officer, OCBC
5.20pm Closing Speech - Sergey Ryazanskiy, Pilot-Astronaut, Hero of The Russian Federation
5.50pm Networking Session and Closing Party
Wednesday, 13th November
AM
SFF x SWITCH Plenary
9:00am
Leader’s Talk: Inspiring the Future
9:20am
Global Unmet Inclusion Challenges Dialogue
9:40am
Global Leaders’ Macro View on Inclusion - Devendra Fadnavis, Chief Minister of Maharashtra - Rajnish Kumar, Chairman, State Bank of India - Tobias Adrian, Financial Counsellor and Director of the Monetary and Capital Markets Department, IMF
10:20am
Future of Central Banks: A Policy Fireside Chat
10:50am
Balancing Technology Shift and Social Change - Sir Robin Saxby, Former Chief Executive Officer & Chairman, ARM - Moderator: Christopher Colbert, Managing Director, One Eighty Global Innovation
11:30am
Tech Talk: The Great Merchant Digitalisation Story - Praveen Khandelwal, Secretary General, CAIT
11:50pm
Tech Talk
12:30pm
BREAK
PM
SWITCH
 
 
SFF x SWITCH Plenary
5:00pm
Closing Keynote - Samuel Tsien, Group Chief Executive Officer, OCBC
5.20pm
Closing Speech - Sergey Ryazanskiy, Pilot-Astronaut, Hero of The Russian Federation
5.50pm
Networking Session and Closing Party