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08 AM

Registration

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08:00 AM - 09:00 AM / Main Stage

09 AM

Welcome Address

Opening

09:00 AM - 09:10 AM / Main Stage

Techsauce Founders

Around the World in 30 Ecosystems: A Global Comparison of Startup Ecosystems

Fireside Chat

09:10 AM - 09:40 AM / Main Stage

Polapat Arkkrapridi (Paul Ark) – Managing Director & Corporate Venture Capital, Digital Ventures
Paul Papadimitriou – Founder, Intelligencr

The NEW Industrial Revolution: How Corporate Giants Must Transform With the Industry - And How Startups Can Help

Keynote

09:40 AM - 10:00 AM / Main Stage

Dr. Joshua Pas – Managing Director, AddVentures by SCG

10 AM

Transforming The Next-Gen Customer Experiences in the Digital World

Keynote

10:00 AM - 10:40 AM / Main Stage

Brett King – Global Fintech Influencer

Creating Successful Corporate Collaboration with startup; Learning from dtac

Keynote

10:40 AM - 11:00 AM / Main Stage

Prisana Ratanasuwanasri – Senior Vice President, Head of Postpaid Division, dtac

TransferWise

Showcase

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM / Tech Showcase

11 AM

Growth Hacking for Early Stage Startup

Keynote

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM / Accelerate

Bjorn Lee – Founder & CEO, MindFi.co

How startups, VCs and corporates work together

Panel

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM / Scaling Platform

Dusit Chairat – Corporate Venture Capital Fund Manager, AddVentures by SCG
Ethan Pierse – Managing Partner, Nest VC
Sittisak Wongsomnuk – CEO & Co-Founder, Giztix
Moderated by Lalitha Wemel – Techstars Regional Manager, Startup Programs (APAC)

Three Waves: The Challenges of CVC

Keynote

11:00 AM - 11:20 AM / Forwarding FinTech

Polapat Arkkrapridi (Paul Ark) – Managing Director & Corporate Venture Capital, Digital Ventures

Transforming the Cities of Today: The Role of UrbanTech in SEA and Developing Countries

Keynote

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM / Main Stage

Dr. John Millar – Chief Strategic Development Officer, Ananda Development

ICO (Initial Token/Coin Offering) as a new fundraising tool for FinTech and Blockchain startups. Will ICO disrupt the VC industry?

Keynote

11:20 AM - 11:50 AM / Forwarding FinTech

Igor Pesin – Partner and Investment Director, Life.SREDA VC

Cockroach Life of Startup - The Real Stories (TH)

Panel

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM / Accelerate

Sahib Anandsongvit – CEO & Co-Founder, Seekster
Natt Winitthumkul – Co-Founder & CEO, Drivebot
Adison (Win) Charoensuk – Co-Founder, Health at Home
Moderated by Pramewith (Pippo) Sreechatthiwong – Co-founder & CEO, Storylog & Fictionlog

Energy and Sustainability Tech Fireside: Brook Porter with Kaweewut Temphuwapat

Fireside Chat

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM / Main Stage

Brook Porter – Partner, KPCB & G2VP
Kaweewut (Tong) Temphuwapat – Team Lead, Express Solutions (ExpresSo), PTT Group

Understanding Deep-Tech: Investor's Perspective on Innovative Ventures

Keynote

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM / Scaling Platform

Champ Suthipongchai – Managing Partner, Creative Ventures

12 PM

Lunch

12:00 PM - 01:00 PM / Main Stage

01 PM

Formula for growth & innovation: Big Data & Analytics

Panel

01:00 PM - 01:30 PM / Main Stage

David Sanderson – CEO, Nugit
Sutapa Amornvivat, Ph.D. – CEO, SCB Abacus
Araya Hutasuwan – Chief Financial Officer, Snapcart
Vachara Aemavat – CEO & Co-Founder, Computerlogy
Moderated by Michelle Katics – Co-Founder & CEO, PortfolioQuest

Founder Friendly Terms at Seed Stage - Why it's good for everyone

Panel @ Room 1 (Lotus 11)

01:00 PM - 01:45 PM / Venture Capital

Gabriel from Seedplus
Sai Kit from Captii Ventures
Tawan from Invent
Jeff Paine from Golden Gate
Plern Tee from Venturra
Monthida from Cocoon Capital (Moderator)

Positioning for Success: Finding the Right Segment and Differentiating Your Platform for Success

Keynote

01:00 PM - 01:30 PM / Scaling Platform

Marvin Liao – Partner, 500 STARTUPS

VC Investments in SEA - Opportunities and Challenges

Facilitated Discussion @ Room 2 (Lotus 12)

01:00 PM - 01:40 PM / Venture Capital

Nikhil Kapur
Jasmine Toh
Peter Hyunh

Your Dream Team: Who Are Your Co-Founders?

Keynote

01:00 PM - 01:20 PM / Accelerate

Samuel Hall – Program Director, Startupbootcamp and Rainmaking Innovation in Southeast Asia

Understanding Retention and Unit Economics

Keynote

01:20 PM - 01:40 PM / Accelerate

Surawat (Sam) Promyotin – CEO and Co-Founder, STYLHUNT – Executive Director, Bangkok Venture Club.

Building Trust Among Enterprises: Investment in B2B for Quality and Close Relationships

Keynote

01:30 PM - 02:00 PM / Scaling Platform

Chua Kee Lock – Group President & CEO, Vertex Venture Holdings Ltd.

Growth Hacking & Persistence: How I Beat the Odds And Sold My Dating App

Keynote

01:30 PM - 02:00 PM / Tech Showcase

Colin Hodge – VP Of Growth, M17 Entertainment – CEO & Co-Founder – DOWN

Startup Crash Course: Finding VCs and Building Trust

Panel

01:30 PM - 02:15 PM / Forwarding FinTech

Polapat Arkkrapridi (Paul Ark) – Managing Director & Corporate Venture Capital, Digital Ventures
Sheel Mohnot – Partner, Fintech 500 Startups
Moderated by Ghela Boskovich – Founder & Global Ambassador, FemTechGlobal

What does "good" look like and how do we measure the softer side of our work

Keynote

01:30 PM - 01:50 PM / Main Stage

Mike Peng – Managing Director, IDEO Tokyo

Gold Rush 2.0: Understanding ICOs, Breaking the Rules of Governance, and Building Intrinsic Value

Panel @ Room 2 (Lotus 12)

01:40 PM - 02:00 PM / Venture Capital

Vansa Chatikavanij, Managing Director of Omise GO
Alexi Lane CEO and Founder, Everex
Steve Jernigan, Managing Partner, Orchard Strategic Advisors
Jon Russell (Mod)

Scaling Battle from Seed to Series A

Panel

01:40 PM - 02:25 PM / Accelerate

Justin Nguyen – Operating Adviser, Monk’s Hill Ventures
Natavudh (Moo) Pungcharoenpong – Founder & CEO, OOKBEE – Venture Partner, 500 STARTUPS
Moderated by Shannon Kalayanamitr – Co-Founder, ORAMI

Super Angels: What the best Angel Investors can learn from VCs and Private Equity

Panel @ Room 1 (Lotus 11)

01:45 PM - 02:10 PM / Venture Capital

Mothida McCoole
Samer Karam
Anix Lynch
Supawat Likittanawong
Jeffrey Paine

Beating Silicon Valley - Where VCs are Investing Money and You Should Invest Your Time

Keynote

01:50 PM - 02:10 PM / Main Stage

Vitaly M. Golomb – Investments and Partnerships, HP Tech Ventures

02 PM

Localizing and Expanding in ASEAN Markets: Forming Partnerships for International Growth

Panel

02:00 PM - 02:45 PM / Scaling Platform

Mark Cleaver– CEO & Founder, SendIt
Raymond Gillon – Chief Executive Officer, Ezyhaul
Remi Ducrocq – CEO & Co-founder, KYKLO
Moderated by Adrian Avendano – Founder, GlobalSouthTech

Zyllem

Showcase

02:00 PM - 02:15 PM / Tech Showcase

Marco De Lorenzo

Advancing FinTech: Connecting Global Ecosystems

Keynote

02:10 PM - 02:30 PM / Main Stage

Roy Teo – Director Fintech & Innovation Group Monetary, Authority of Singapore (MAS)

M&A: How to Successfully Exit on Novel Tech Investments

Facilitated Discussion @ Room 1 (Lotus 11)

02:10 PM - 02:40 PM / Venture Capital

Tim Casio, Samsung Next
Michael Smith Jr
Stew Langille

Decentralize and Disruption: How Blockchain Will Redefine Finance

Panel

02:15 PM - 03:00 PM / Forwarding FinTech

Urmas Peiker – Co-Founder & CMO, Funderbeam
Zach Piester – Chief Development Officer, Intrepid Ventures
Vansa Chatikavanij – Managing Director, OmiseGO
Moderated by Akaradej Disyadej – Managing Director, Thai FinTech Association

Flutura

Showcase

02:15 PM - 02:30 PM / Tech Showcase

Ganesh Parthasarathy

Maintaining Culture and Hiring while Scaling

Keynote

02:25 PM - 02:45 PM / Accelerate

Yod Chinsupakul – CEO & Co-Founder, Wongnai

China: Working with the BAT Triad and Harnessing the Market Wealth

Panel @ Room 2 (Lotus 12)

02:30 PM - 03:00 PM / Venture Capital

William Bao Bean
Victor Chua – Gobi Partners
Moo – 500 Startups
Dr. Gang Lu
Jan Smejkal (moderator)

Hacking the Future: Digging for Deeper Consumer Insight

Keynote

02:30 PM - 02:45 PM / Main Stage

Kei Shimada – Global Director of Innovation and Business Development, Dentsu Inc.

Corporate disruption: how investors and startups can capitalize on corporate inertia

Panel @ Room 1 (Lotus 11)

02:40 PM - 03:00 PM / Venture Capital

Varun MIttal (EY)
Dr. Janson Yap (Deloitte)

Dialogue with Policymakers: Global Best Practices of Government Support for Entrepreneurship

Panel

02:45 PM - 03:15 PM / Main Stage

Korn Chatikavanij – Chairman of Thai Fintech Association
Surin Pitsuwan – Chairman of Future Innovative Thailand Institute (FIT)
Esther Loewy – CEO & Founder, Upround Ventures
Samer Karam – Chairman, Seeqnce SAL
Moderated by Mike Ducker – Director, TIGERS@Mekong

Finding Product Market-Fit

Keynote

02:45 PM - 03:05 PM / Accelerate

Mike Kim – APAC Partnerships, Google for Entrepreneurs

03 PM

AI: The Case for Autonomous Machines and Why ALL Investors Should Care

Fireside chat @ Room 1 (Lotus 11)

03:00 PM - 03:20 PM / Venture Capital

Gabriel Lundberg
Tak Lo
Hiro Saijou

Builk

Showcase

03:00 PM - 03:10 PM / Tech Showcase

Pongsawat Krishnamra Co-founder, Builk

Europe: Expectations and Lessons from European Investment in Asia

Facilitated Discussion @ Room 2 (Lotus 12)

03:00 PM - 03:30 PM / Venture Capital

Ethan Pierse
Pascal Condamine
Igor Pesin
Rainhard Fuchs

The Pivotal Role of AI/Machine Learning in Advancing FinTech

Panel

03:00 PM - 03:45 PM / Forwarding FinTech

Suvicha Sudchai – Managing Director, Digital Products, Digital Ventures Co., Ltd.
Eunice Tan – Baker & McKenzie
Moderated by Philipp Kristian – Innovation Pioneer in Fintech, Insurtech and Digital Transformation

Growth & Scaling from Home to SEA

Keynote

03:05 PM - 03:35 PM / Accelerate

Thanawat (Wai) Malabuppha – CEO & Co-Founder, Priceza

Convolab

03:10 PM - 03:20 PM / Tech Showcase

Touchapon Kraisingkorn CTO & Co-Founder of ConvoLab

Fundraising: Convertible / SAFE Notes OR Equity?

Panel

03:15 PM - 03:45 PM / Scaling Platform

Pahrada (Mameaw) Sapprasert – Director, 500 TukTuks
Craig Dixon – Entrepreneur in Residence, muru-D
Nikhil Kapur – Senior Investment Manager, Gree Ventures
Michael Smith Jr – Partner, Seedplus
Moderated by Monthida Mccoole – Investment Partner, Cocoon Capital

Leading Digital Transformation: Re-engineering organizational culture, mindset and governance for the Exponential Age

Panel

03:15 PM - 03:45 PM / Main Stage

Dr. Yong Chern Chet – Chief Innovation Officer, Ananda Development
Dr. Joshua Pas – Managing Director, AddVentures by SCG
Alvin Ng – General Manager, GE Digital.
Ben Richardson – Group Product Manager, PwC Ventures – Co-Founder, Future Assembly
Moderated by Bart Bellers – CEO & Founder, Atum Consulting

Green Tech & Energy Tech: Investing for Lucrative and Sustainable Ventures

Facilitated Discussion @ Room 1 (Lotus 11)

03:20 PM - 03:50 PM / Venture Capital

Esther Loewy
Barak Goldstein
Jeffrey Char

MoneyTable

Showcase

03:20 PM - 03:30 PM / Tech Showcase

Beyond the Valley: Drawing Transformative Novelties from Around the Globe

Panel @ Room 2 (Lotus 12)

03:30 PM - 04:00 PM / Venture Capital

Anix Lynch
Dave Ng
Sheel Monhot

Nasket

Showcase

03:30 PM - 03:40 PM / Tech Showcase

Seeksters

Showcase

03:40 PM - 03:50 PM / Tech Showcase

Sahib Anandsongvit CEO & Co-founder of Seeksters

Efficient and Effective: Improving Decision-Making with AI Technology

Keynote

03:45 PM - 04:15 PM / Scaling Platform

David Sanderson – CEO, Nugit

Hardware & IOT: Betting big in a connected world

Fireside Chat @ Room 1 (Lotus 11)

03:50 PM - 04:15 PM / Venture Capital

Bay McLaughlin
Vitaly Golomb

04 PM

Disintermediation: The Future of Small Business Lending

Keynote

04:00 PM - 04:30 PM / Forwarding FinTech

Angus Sanders – Head of UK Strategy, Funding Circle

Innovative Design/Opening New Markets

Panel

04:00 PM - 04:30 PM / Tech Showcase

Monika Rozalska – Managing Director, CREATORS ideation lab
Mike Peng – Managing Director, IDEO Tokyo
Stew Langille – A Successful Entrepreneur
Kyle Mcdonald – Creative Coder

Israel: Why VCs Should Heed the World's Entrepreneurial Hotspot

Panel @ Room 2 (Lotus 12)

04:00 PM - 04:30 PM / Venture Capital

Esther Loewy
Barak Goldstein
Monika Rozalska
Barak Sherabi

Reimagine Life Insurance through HealthTech

Keynote and Fireside Chat

04:00 PM - 04:30 PM / Main Stage

Nadia Suttikulpanich – Head of Fuchsia Innovation Center, MUANG THAI LIFE ASSURANCE (MTL)
Danny Yeung – CEO, Prenetics

Rule of Laws: Legal Pitfall for Early Stage Startup

Keynote

04:00 PM - 04:20 PM / Accelerate

Pohnpreeya (Aime) Thamsirisup – Chief Legal Officer, dtac Accelerate

Fundraising Equity Crowdfunding vs Cryptocurrency: Will ICOs Replace VCs and how to get your portfolio companies to raise

Facilitated Discussion @ Room 1 (Lotus 11)

04:15 PM - 05:00 PM / Venture Capital

Zoe Adamovicz (Neufund)
Urmas (Funderbeam)
Zach Piester (Intrepid)

IoT in Asia: Challenges and Opportunities

Panel

04:15 PM - 05:00 PM / Scaling Platform

Alvin Ng – General Manager, GE Digital
Bay McLaughlin – Co-Founder, Brinc.io
Moderated by Ben Richardson – Group Product Manager, PwC Ventures & Co-Founder, Future Assembly

How VC Pick the Right Startup to Invest

Keynote

04:20 PM - 04:40 PM / Accelerate

Jeffrey Paine – Founding Partner, Golden Gate Ventures

Accelerator Smackdown: Strategies and Secret Sauce of the Global Accelerators

Panel @ Room 2 (Lotus 12)

04:30 PM - 05:00 PM / Venture Capital

Nio Liyanage – Director, Nest VC
Tak Lo – Founding Partner, Zeroth
Charle Charoenphan – Head of Accelerator, Digital Ventures

Moderated by Romain Aubert – Corporate Venture Builder

Failed Startup Post-Mortems: Surprising Lessons Learned

Panel

04:30 PM - 05:00 PM / Main Stage

Sompoat Chansomboon – Managing Director, dtac Accelerate
Samuel Hall – Program Director, Startupbootcamp and Rainmaking Innovation in Southeast Asia
Michelle Duval – Founder & CEO, Fingerprint 4 Success
Creel Price – Entreprenaissance Evangelist
Moderated by Lalitha Wemel – Techstars Regional Manager, Startup Programs (APAC)

How to value Fintech Startup

Keynote

04:30 PM - 05:00 PM / Forwarding FinTech

Douglas Abrams – Founder and CEO, Expara and Expara IDM Ventures

Igloohome

Showcase

04:30 PM - 04:45 PM / Tech Showcase

Anthony Chow CEO & co-founder of Igloohome

Challenges of Investing in Thailand and SEA

Panel

04:40 PM - 05:25 PM / Accelerate

Nikhil Kapur – Senior Investment Manager, Gree Ventures
Justin Nguyen – Operating Adviser, Monk’s Hill Ventures
Thanachat Tangsriwong – Chief Representative of Bangkok Office, CyberAgent Ventures
Moderated by Pahrada (Mameaw) Sapprasert – Director, 500 TukTuks

05 PM

Investing in VR & AR: Learnings from looking over 2000 VR/AR startups

Facilitated Discussion @ Room 1 (Lotus 11)

05:00 PM - 05:30 PM / Venture Capital

Tipatat Chennavasin (Venture Reality Fund)
Jakob Lykkegaard (Playlab)
Geir Winsvoll -Santora Nakama (Mod)

The Slow Death of Traditional Media and the future of Content and Role of Data

Panel

05:00 PM - 05:30 PM / Main Stage

Fred Chong – Group CEO, WebTVAsia
Dave Gullo – Entrepreneur & Technical CO-Founder – VideoAmp
Alexander De Leon – Regional Product Marketing Lead, Southeast Asia, Facebook
Piyanant Chawalekyangkul – Founder & CEO, Thai Livestream DooTVmedia
Moderated by Siwat Chawareewong – CEO, Group M

Building a Trust Economy: The Success Stories of Blockchain

Panel

05:30 PM - 06:00 PM / Main Stage

Henrik Hjelte – CEO, Cromaway
Urmas Peiker – CO-Founder & CMO, Funderbeam
Takashi Okita – CEO, SBI Ripple Asia
Zoe Adamovicz – CO-Founder & CMO, Neufund
Moderated by Chris Abshire – Investor, Fenox Venture Capital & Executive Director, Startup World Cup

08 AM

Registration

at Registration Booth

08:00 AM - 09:00 AM / Main Stage

09 AM

The Art of Success in the Age of Distributed Digital Power

Keynote

09:00 AM - 09:20 AM / Main Stage

Paul Papadimitriou – Founder, intelligencr

Beyond the Four Horsemen in Southeast Asia: Is the region next proxy war for Chinese Internet Companies and strategies for survival

Panel

09:20 AM - 09:50 AM / Main Stage

Sheji Ho – CMO, aCommerce
William Bao Bean – General Partner, SOSV
Dr. Gang Lu – Founder & Chief Editor, Technode.com
Victor Chua – Vice President, Gobi Partners
Moderated by Jan Smejkal – China & APAC Community Director, Startup Grind

Building a Regional Fintech Start-up and Scaling Across Southeast Asia

Fireside Chat

09:50 AM - 10:10 AM / Main Stage

Punnamas Vichitkulwongsa – CEO, Ascend Group – CEO, True Money
Mike Ducker – Director, TIGERS@Mekong

10 AM

The Art of Global Corporate Venture Capital: Success cases and learning from around the world

Panel

10:10 AM - 10:40 AM / Main Stage

Dr. John Millar – Chief Strategic Development Officer, Ananda Development
Tim Casio – Director, Samsung NEXT
Hiroshi (Hiro) Saijou – CEO & Managing Director, Yamaha Motor Ventures & Laboratory
Polapat Arkkrapridi (Paul Ark) – Managing Director & Corporate Venture Capital, Digital Ventures
Sompoat Chansomboon – Managing Director, dtac Accelerate
Moderated by Zach Piester – Chief Development Officer, Intrepid Ventures

Corporate Innovation: How Opening Up is a Win-Win Scenario

Panel

10:40 AM - 11:10 AM / Main Stage

Dusit Chairat – Corporate Venture Capital Fund Manager, AddVentures By SCG
Oko Davaasuren – Regional Director of Startup Programs, Techstars
Thakorn Piyapan – Chairman, Krungsri Consumer & Head of Digital Banking and Innovation, Bank of Ayudhya PCL
Champ Suthipongchai – Managing Partner, Creative Ventures
Moderated by Susie A Ruff – CEO & Founder, RUFF & CO

From Bootstrap to Global Enterprise

Fireside Chat

10:45 AM - 11:05 AM / Digital Transformation

Warren Leow – Vice President, Inmagine Group
Greg Curtin – Creative Director, Zocus Strategic Marketing

11 AM

Corporate Innovation From Different Angles: A multi-dimensional approach

Panel

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM / UrbanTech

Tony Hughes – Co-Founder & Director, Focus Innovation and UK GEP Dealmaker
Ethan Pierse – Managing Partner, Nest VC
Tim Casio – Director, Samsung NEXT
Monika Rozalska – Managing Director, CREATORS ideation lab

The powerful growth hack : Startup-Bank partnership

Keynote

11:00 AM - 11:20 AM / FinTech Fusion

Sam Tanskul – Managing Director, Krungsri Finnovate

Transforming Corporate Structure via Digital for Twenty-First Century Success

Keynote

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM / Corporate Digitalization

David Zhang – Co-Founder & CTO, Eko Communication

The Next Step : How to Add Value to Your Enterprise Through Digital

Panel

11:05 AM - 11:50 AM / Digital Transformation

Ponglada Paniangwet – CEO & Co-Founder, Freshket
Sittisak Wongsomnuk – CEO & Co-Founder, GIZTIX
Panachit Kittipanya-Ngam, PH.D – Vice President of Innovation Department, Electronic Government Agency
Aukrit Unahalekhaka – Co-Founder, Ricult
Moderated by Noppatjak Attanon – Online News Editor, WORKPOINT ENTERTAINMENT

Game changing innovations in the insurance value chain

Keynote

11:10 AM - 11:30 PM / Main Stage

Nadia Suttikulpanich – Head of Fuchsia Innovation Center, MUANG THAI LIFE ASSURANCE (MTL)

How open platforms fuel FinTech startup ecosystems

Panel

11:20 AM - 11:50 AM / FinTech Fusion

Sam Tanskul – Managing Director, Krungsri Finnovate
Makoto Shibata – Principal Analyst & Head of Global Innovation Team, Digital Transformation Division – Bank of TOKYO-MUFJ
Mathieu Altwegg – Vice President, Innovation Engagement, VISA
Moderated by Saeid Kian – Former Pm, Wave Money – Joining Internet.org in August

Fireside Chat with Yamaha Ventures: How next wave of technologies will disrupt the automotive industry?

Fireside Chat

11:30 AM - 11:50 AM / Main Stage

Hiroshi (Hiro) Saijou – CEO & Managing Director, Yamaha Motor Ventures & Laboratory
Masaru Ikeda – Co-Founder, The Bridge

Smart Access - On The Rise In Homes, Properties, Vacation Rentals and Hotels

Keynote

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM / UrbanTech

Anthony Chow – CEO & Co-Founder, Igloohome

Strategizing Effective Customer Outreach by Digital and Data-Driven Marketing

Panel

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM / Corporate Digitalization

Brian William Clark – Chief Product Officer, Digital & Media Platform, True Corporations
Colin Hodge – VP Of Growth, M17 Entertainment – CEO & Co-Founder – DOWN
Moderated by Greg Curtin – Creative Director, Zocus Strategic Marketing

Improving User Experience: Crossing the Chasm with Telemedicine

Panel

11:50 AM - 12:10 PM / Main Stage

Dr. Milton Chen – Co-Founder and CEO, VSee
Kuo-Yi Lim – Managing Partner, Monk’s Hill Ventures
Moderated by Dr.Kanapon Phumratprapin – Medical Doctor, CEO & Co-Founder, Health At Home

Making a Liquid Economy via Digital: How the Enterprise Can Benefit from New Modes of Transaction

Panel

11:50 AM - 12:10 PM / Digital Transformation

TBC

12 PM

Lunch

12:00 PM - 01:00 PM / Main Stage

01 PM

Cloud Computing Best Practices: Maximizing Connectivity for Enterprise Foundations

Panel

01:00 PM - 01:30 PM / Corporate Digitalization

Thanasorn Jaidee – Managing Director, True IDC Co.,Ltd.
Tiwa York – Head Coach, Kaidee
Moderated by Touchapon Kraisingkorn – CTO & Co-Founder, ConvoLab

FinTech Landscape : opportunity & challenge in CLMV

Panel

01:00 PM - 01:30 PM / FinTech Fusion

Worachat Luxakanalode – SVP, Head of Consumer Digital Solutions, Krungsri (Bank of Ayudhya)
Francois Hribovsek – Head of Digital Deployment & Solutions for Southeast Asia, VISA
Varun Mittal – Associate Director, Asia Pacific Fintech, EY
Moderated by Mike Ducker – Director, TIGERS@Mekong

Fingerprint for Success: Understanding our Motivations and Attitudes for Business Success from 20 years of study

Keynote

01:00 PM - 01:20 PM / Main Stage

Michelle Duval – Founder & CEO, Fingerprint 4 Success

Future Lifestyles Outside the Home: How tomorrow’s generation will eat, shop, play & entertain

Panel

01:00 PM - 01:30 PM / UrbanTech

Pumin (Louis) Yuvacharuskul – Co-Founder & CEO, Thailand Eatigo International Pte. Ltd.
Jessica Chan – Head of Strategy, Ginja
Yeoh Siew Hoon – Founder, WIT (Web In Travel)

Integrative Suites and Online Communities in Establishing a Digital Enterprise

Keynote

01:00 PM - 01:20 PM / Digital Transformation

Sakulrat Tanyongsiri – Head of LINE@ Business, LINE Thailand

Asian Smart Cities and Collaborative consumption: Foresight from regional leaders

Panel

01:20 PM - 01:50 PM / Digital Transformation

Samantha Tng – Leads the Launch, ofo Thailand
Mario Berta – Founder and CEO, Flyspaces.com
Suchada Taechotirote – Favstay
Moderated by Napasagorn Vibulsrisajja

Startups 4.0: Propelling Southeast Asia Towards Tech Innovation and Integration

Panel

01:20 PM - 01:40 PM / Main Stage

Dave Ng – Principal, B Capital Group
Pariwat Wongsamran – Principal Investigator, Startup Thailand
Tony Hughes – Co-Founder & Director, Focus Innovation and UK GEP Dealmaker
Moderated by Masaru Ikeda – Co-Founder, The Bridge

Future Automobility: How autonomous vehicles facilitate life in urban cities

Fireside Chat

01:30 PM - 02:00 PM / UrbanTech

Tin Hang Liu – Founder and CEO, OSVehicle
Romain Aubert – Corporate Venture Builder / Startup Strategist / Writer

How Bitcoin Will Change the Financial Industry

Keynote

01:30 PM - 01:50 PM / FinTech Fusion

Jirayut (Topp) Srupsrisopa, Co-Founder & Former Managing Director, coins.co.th

IOT Best Practices: Bridging the Connectivity Chasm, the Brink of Accelerated Growth

Keynote

01:30 PM - 01:50 PM / Corporate Digitalization

Bay McLaughlin – Co-Founder, Brinc.io

How to scale FinTech companies across ASEAN : Challenges & Opportunities that founders should know

Panel

01:40 PM - 02:10 PM / Main Stage

Roy Teo – Director FinTech & Innovation Group Monetary, Authority of Singapore (MAS)
Felix Tan – Managing Director, The Finlab
Elena Ionenko – Co-Founder, Turnkey Lender
Moderated by Akaradej Disyadej – Managing Director, Thai Fintech Association

Digital Evolution - How to innovate under changing circumstances

Workshop

01:50 PM - 02:30 PM / Corporate Digitalization

Andreas Holmer – CEO & Design Director, MAQE Bangkok Co., Ltd

Fintech Collaboration, case study

Keynote

01:50 PM - 02:10 PM / FinTech Fusion

Arvin Singh – Director, New Channels & Asia Pacific Fintech Engagement, VISA

The Future of Facebook: Bring the World Closer Together

Keynote

01:50 PM - 02:10 PM / Digital Transformation

Kanyanat (Natty) Piticharoen – Account Manager Thailand SMBs, FACEBOOK

02 PM

Sharing Economy: Building a Ecosystem on Collaboration and Data

Panel

02:00 PM - 02:30 PM / UrbanTech

Krit Vichaiwatanapanich – Co-Founder & CEO, Haupcar Company Limited
Sabastian San – MoBike
Moderated by Lais De Oliveira – Malaysia Country Manager, Chief Community Officer, Flyspaces

ABC of Sales in this digital World

Keynote

02:10 PM - 02:30 PM / Digital Transformation

Mario Berta – Founder and CEO, Flyspaces.com

Blockchain Investment Trends

Keynote

02:10 PM - 02:30 PM / FinTech Fusion

Chris Abshire – Investor, Fenox Venture Capital and Executive Director, Startup World Cup

Ghela Boskovich: Why Diversity Matters in Startups

Keynote

02:10 PM - 02:30 PM / Main Stage

Ghela Boskovich – Founder & Global Ambassador, FemTechGlobal

7 Secrets to Making Money in Telehealth: Lessons from USA, Iraq, and Philippines

Keynote

02:30 PM - 03:00 PM / UrbanTech

Dr. Milton Chen – Co-Founder & CEO, VSee

Building a Mobile Business that Sticks: What I've Learned from the Market

Keynote

02:30 PM - 02:50 PM / Digital Transformation

Jay Horathai – App Specialist, Google’s Southeast Asia

Elevating EdTech: How to Find a Diamond in the Rough

Panel

02:30 PM - 02:50 PM / Main Stage

Goichiro Arai – CEO, Arcterus
Michele Daoud – Principal, Monk’s Hill Ventures
Nathrada Lekatanachol – Founder, EdWINGS Education Co., Ltd.
Moderated by Aziza Sheerin – Regional Director, Singapore General Assembly

Is Blockchain a Fintech's gamechanger?

Panel

02:30 PM - 03:00 PM / FinTech Fusion

Makoto Shibata – Principal Analyst & Head of Global Innovation Team, Digital Transformation Division – Bank of TOKYO-MUFJ
Apichart Arunkunarax – Client Executive, IBM
Savitri Bishnath – FSI Innovation Manager, Deloitte
Moderated by Jirayut (Topp) Srupsrisopa, Co-Founder & Former Managing Director, coins.co.th

The Consequence of Cooperation: How Corporate-Startup Partnership is the Secret Sauce to Success

Panel

02:30 PM - 03:00 PM / Corporate Digitalization

Damien Durand – Executive Business Development Manager, True Corporation
Creel Price – Entreprenaissance Evangelist
Marvin Liao – Partner, 500 STARTUPS
Michael W. Chen – Chief Executive Officer, Buzzebees Co., Ltd.
Moderated by Warren Leow – Vice President, Inmagine Group

Hiring/Recruiting to fit in with your culture

Panel

02:50 PM - 03:20 PM / Digital Transformation

Tiwa York – Head Coach, Kaidee
Tomas Laboutka – CEO & Cofounder, HotelQuickly
Moderated by Nazlina Quadir – Founder, Women Techmakers KL

Innovating for Access: Financial Inclusion Supported by FinTech and Big Data

Panel

02:50 PM - 03:20 PM / Main Stage

Nahathai (Keaw) Poopichapong – Head of International Strategy – Ascend Money Co., Ltd.
Angus Sanders – Head of UK Strategy, Funding Circle
Moderated by Saeid Kian – Former PM, Wave Money – Joining Internet.org in August

03 PM

Blockchain In Real Estate: Applications for improved property management

Keynote

03:15 PM - 03:45 PM / UrbanTech

Henrik Hjelte – CEO, Cromaway

FinTech Big Data from Talk to Action

Keynote

03:15 PM - 03:35 PM / FinTech Fusion

Michael W. Chen – Chief Executive Officer, Buzzebees Co., Ltd.

Why corporate co-working & innovation initiative failed?

03:15 PM - 03:45 PM / Corporate Digitalization

Charle Charoenphan – Co-Founder of HUBBA, Techsauce – Node and Head of Accelerator, Digital Ventures
Amarit Charoenphan – Group CEO & Co-Founder, HUBBA – Co-Founder, Techsauce – Southeast Asia Tech Ecosystem Builder
Sombat Ng – Co-founder – Paperspace
Ek Buranakul – Founder of Peoplespace Consulting (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Moderated by Chayanat Chaiwattanapong – Head of Business Development of HUBBA, Co-Founder – I am Able Co., Ltd.

Augmenting the Traveller's Experience through TravelTech

Panel

03:20 PM - 03:50 PM / Main Stage

Bart Bellers – CEO & Founder, Atum Consulting
Eu Jin Song – Founder & CEO, Staydilly
Somsak (Pai) Boonkam – Founder & CEO, Local Alike
Moderated by Yeoh Siew Hoon – Founder, WIT (Web In Travel)

Leading in Digital Complexity: How to Stay Ahead of the Tech and Succeed in Modern Enterprise

03:20 PM - 04:00 PM / Digital Transformation

Hormese Tharakan – Market Partner (ASEAN), ThoughtWorks
Yaw Yeo – Market Expansion & Strategic Partnerships, Asia-Pacific Region, TWILIO
Ampaikan (Mon) Hunthanee – SAP Business One Leader Thailand & Emerging, SAP Thailand Ltd.
Moderated by Drew MAQE

Challenges for FinTech startups dealing with the government

Panel

03:35 PM - 04:15 PM / FinTech Fusion

Markus Gnirck – CEO & Co-Founder, tryb Capital
Philipp Kristian – Innovation Pioneer in Fintech, Insurtech and Digital Transformation
Jessica Chen Riolfi – Head of Asia, TransferWise
Moderated by Saeid Kian – Former Pm, Wave Money – Joining Internet.org in August

Where Digital Health and Urban Lifestyle intersect: How HealthTech can help to improve our standard of living

Panel

03:45 PM - 04:15 PM / UrbanTech

Bay McLaughlin – Co-Founder, Brinc.io
Kuo-Yi Lim – Managing Partner, Monk’s Hill Ventures
Susie A Ruff – CEO & Founder, RUFF & CO
Moderated by Cassandra Italia – CEO & Founder, Intermedika

Winner announcement & awards given ceremony for mobile app. challenge

Awards

03:45 PM - 04:15 PM / Corporate Digitalization

04 PM

Future of Work and Death of Recruitment: How Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics will disrupt Human Resources

Panel

04:00 PM - 04:30 PM / Digital Transformation

John Thornton – Director of Talent, WorkVenture Technology Co., Ltd.
Polpat Songthamjitt – Co-founder & Chief Marketing Officer, GetLinks
Devan Singaram – Founder, Tribehired.com
Moderated by Uptin Saiidi – Multimedia Journalist, CNBC International

Pitching by 9 startups across Asia

Pitch

04:00 PM - 05:30 PM / Main Stage

Startup Teams
1) Technoholic
2) Pocket Concierge
3) Jumper.ai
4) Bildeco
5) Staydilly
6) HandyMama
7) uHoo
8) Firstshotz
9) SHIPPOP

How AI Chatbots can deliver better banking experience

Showcase

04:15 PM - 04:30 PM / FinTech Fusion

Makoto Shibata – Principal Analyst & Head of Global Innovation Team, Digital Transformation Division – Bank of TOKYO-MUFJ

05 PM

Up Next on SAUCE 2018: Sustainability, Assembly, Unity, Creativity, Ecosystem

Panel

05:30 PM - 05:50 PM / Main Stage

Award Ceremony and Closing Speech

Awards

05:50 PM - 06:00 PM / Main Stage

07 PM

Techsauce After Party

Party

07:00 PM - 10:00 PM / Main Stage