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10:40 - 11:10
11:10 - 13:00

Gravity 101 101 Stage

Industry Collaborations: a case study exploring TSYS & CUP Data’s payment processing partnership 11:10 - 11:30 Industry Collaborations: a case study exploring TSYS & CUP Data’s payment processing partnership Speakers: YanFang Wang, President, China UnionPay Data Services Co., Ltd.

Kelley C. Knutson, President, International Issuer Solutions, EVP, TSYS
“One Belt, One Road”, the impact of this $2.5 trillion project on global FinTech 11:30 - 11:50 “One Belt, One Road”, the impact of this $2.5 trillion project on global FinTech Moderator:
Catherine Zhang, President, Global Business Management; Rockcheck Group & Managing Partner, Sitka Capital
Speakers:
Michael Sung, Founder, One World Blockchain Alliance

Zhang Yi, Head of Payment Operations, ICBC Singapore
Scaling products across the ASEAN region to meet the needs of the emerging middle class 11:50 - 12:30 Scaling products across the ASEAN region to meet the needs of the emerging middle class Moderator:
Andrew Stevens,
Correspondent, CNN
Speakers:
Sreeram Iyer, COO, ANZ Banking Group

Rohan Mahadevan, SVP, APAC CEO, PayPal

Warren Hayashi, President, Asia Pacific, Adyen  

Richard Eldridge, CEO & Co-Founder, Lenddo
Scaling a sustainable e-commerce business across South East Asia 12:30 - 12:45 Scaling a sustainable e-commerce business across South East Asia Ankiti Bose,
Co-Founder & CEO, Zilingo
Making buying as easy as chatting 12:45 - 13:00 Making buying as easy as chatting Siu Rui Quek,
CEO & Co-Founder, Carousell
13:00 - 14:00
15:15 - 15:30
15:30 - 18:00

The Earth Track Room 2

Mobile Money systems offer a dual promise: financial inclusion & business opportunity 15:30 - 16:00 Mobile Money systems offer a dual promise: financial inclusion & business opportunity Moderator:
Olivia White,
Partner, McKinsey & Company
Speakers:
Rebecca Mann, Deputy Director, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Financial inclusion accelerated: How real-time payments is bringing millions of people into the economic fold 16:00 - 16:40 Financial inclusion accelerated: How real-time payments is bringing millions of people into the economic fold Moderator:
Zennon Kapron,
Founder & Director, Kapronasia
Speakers:
Matteo Chiampo, Inclusive Markets Team, CGAP/World Bank

Ian Gausden, MD, International Sales, Vocalink, a Mastercard company

Lewis Sun, Managing Director, Regional Head of Product Management, Global Liquidity and Cash Management, ASP, HSBC Bank

Lotte Schou-Zibell, Chief of Finance Sector Group, Asian Development Bank
How to viably and sustainably serve the underbanked 16:40- 16:50 How to viably and sustainably serve the underbanked Speakers:
Joey V. Mendoza, General Manager, eCurrency Mint
PhyGital: Uncapping the next wave of consumers for digital financial services 16:50 - 17:05 PhyGital: Uncapping the next wave of consumers for digital financial services
Bhavik Vasa, Chief Growth Officer, EbixCash
Financial inclusion in the digital age 17:05 - 17:45 Financial inclusion in the digital age Moderator:
Anju Patwardhan,
Managing Director, CreditEase Fintech Fund, CreditEase
Speakers:
George Lucas, CEO, Acorns Grow Australia Limited

Shailesh Naik, CEO, Matchmove

Kai Schmitz, FinTech Investment Lead, Latin America, International Finance Corporation

Gaurav Hinduja, Co-founder and Managing Director, Capital Float
Redefining Banking - beyond the current account 17:45 - 18:00 Redefining Banking - beyond the current account Coen Jonker, Group Executive, International Financial Services, Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Gravity 101 101 Stage

Fighting Fraud in 2018 15:30 - 16:15 Fighting Fraud in 2018 Moderator:
Amos Kater,
Director Advisory & Education Services, UL Transaction Security
Speakers:
Javier Mira, Co-Founder & CEO, FacePhi

Daniel Kornitzer , EVP, Chief Product Officer, Paysafe Group plc

Justin Lie, CEO & Founder, CashShield

Giselle Lindley, Principal Fraud Consultant, ACI Worldwide
Smart Decisioning & Operational Excellence: how we evolve in Trust and Safety online and offline 16:15 - 16:30 Smart Decisioning & Operational Excellence: how we evolve in Trust and Safety online and offline Ellen Wang,
Data Science Manager, Airbnb
The Total Cost of Merchant Fraud 16:30 - 16:50 The Total Cost of Merchant Fraud Moderator:
Laura Noonan,
Investment Banking Correspondent, Financial Times
Speakers:
Max Laemmle, CEO & Founder, Fraugster

Gabriel de Montessus, Head of Global Online, Ingenico ePayments
Addressing emerging KYC challenges across APAC 16:50 - 17:30 Addressing emerging KYC challenges across APAC Moderator:
Tek Yew Chia,
Partner and Head of Financial Services Advisory, KPMG
Speakers:
Gene Vayngrib, CEO & Co-founder, Tradle

Akim Arhipov, MD, BAASIS ID

Sangram Singh, CEO, FreeCharge; EVP & Head, Cards & Payments Business, Axis Bank

Connie Leung, Senior Director, Financial Services Business Lead - Asia, Microsoft
Preventing cryptocurrency theft: learning from the past to avoid a major breach 17:30 - 17:40 Preventing cryptocurrency theft: learning from the past to avoid a major breach Ken Baylor, Chief Cybersecurity Officer, Monaco
When Machines Fight Machines: Cyber Battles & the New Frontier of Artificial Intelligence 17:40 - 17:50 When Machines Fight Machines: Cyber Battles & the New Frontier of Artificial Intelligence Sanjay Aurora, MD, Asia Pacific, Darktrace
Q&A with Darktrace & Monaco 17:50 - 18:00 Q&A with Darktrace & Monaco Moderator:
Andrew Jamieson, Head of Innovations, UL
Speakers: Ken Baylor, Chief Cybersecurity Officer, Monaco Monaco

Sanjay Aurora, MD, Asia Pacific, Darktrace

The Moon Circular Stage

Unlocking borderless payments into and out of China 15:30 - 15:45 Unlocking borderless payments into and out of China Raymond Qu, CEO, Geoswift
International Banking without the Bank: Announcing the launch of World Account 15:45 - 15:55 International Banking without the Bank: Announcing the launch of World Account Jeff Parker, MD, Asia-Pacific, WorldFirst
Succeeding in a misunderstood market: how to grow your startup in Asia 15:55 - 16:10 Succeeding in a misunderstood market: how to grow your startup in Asia Lucy Liu, Co-Founder & COO, Airwallex
Payoneer Connecting the Global Digital Community 16:10 - 16:20 Payoneer Connecting the Global Digital Community Scott Galit, CEO & Director, Payoneer
Entering a new age of cashless tourism 16:20 - 16:30 Entering a new age of cashless tourism Cherry Huang, General Manager, Cross-border Business SEA, Alipay
Is forecasting possible? The bull & the bear of digital assets 16:30 - 16:50 Is forecasting possible? The bull & the bear of digital assets Paul Veradittakit,
Partner, Pantera Capital
What happens after an ICO? 16:50 - 17:00 What happens after an ICO? Paul Kittiwongsunthorn, Co-Founder & CPO, TenX
Challenges of Cryptocurrencies in today’s regulated world 17:00 - 17:15 Challenges of Cryptocurrencies in today’s regulated world Bobby Lee, Founder & CEO, BTCC
The winding path towards mainstream adoption of cryptocurrencies 17:15 - 17:50 The winding path towards mainstream adoption of cryptocurrencies Moderator:
Prabhakar Reddy,
Partner, Accel Partners
Speakers:
Markus Swanepoel, Co-Founder & CEO, Luno

Anson Zeall, Chairman of ACCESS; Co-Founder & CEO, CoinPip

Patrick Dai, Co-Founder, Qtum

Mike Kayamori, Co-Founder & CEO, QUOINE
Japan’s Next-Gen Blockchain-Powered Payments Network 17:50 - 18:00 Japan’s Next-Gen Blockchain-Powered Payments Network Takashi Okita, CEO, SBI Ripple Asia

Stardust Fireside Chats Stage

Dispelling Innovation Clichés 15:30 - 16:30 Dispelling Innovation Clichés Moderator:
Neal Cross,
MD & CIO, DBS Bank
Speakers:
Nicholle Lindner, Director, Financial Services, Asia Pacific, Unisys

Drew Graham, Director, Fintech Strategy and Engagement, Standard Chartered Bank

Janet Young Yoke Mun, MD & Head of Group Channels & Digitalisaiton, United Overseas Bank

Harrie Vollaard, Head of Rabo FinTech Ventures, Rabobank
Go big or go home 16:30 - 16:55 Go big or go home Moderator:
Chloé James, Group Media & PR Director, RFi Group & Broadcast Presenter, Sky News - Business
Speakers:
Joe Seunghyun Cho, Co-Founder & Chairman, Marvelstone Group

Gina Heng, Co-Founder & CEO, Marvelstone Group
Behind the scenes: a series of intimate fireside chats with CEOs & Founders 16:55 - 17:15 Behind the scenes: a series of intimate fireside chats with CEOs & Founders Moderator: Jinesh Patel,
Partner, Dymon Asia Ventures
Speaker: Antoine Blondeau, Co-Founder & Managing Partner,
Alpha Intelligence Capital Fund
Behind the scenes: a series of intimate fireside chats with CEOs & Founders 17:15 - 17:35 Behind the scenes: a series of intimate fireside chats with CEOs & Founders Moderator: Chloé James, Group Media & PR Director, RFi Group & Broadcast Presenter, Sky News - Business
Speaker: Brett King, Executive Chairman & Founder,
Moven
Behind the scenes: a series of intimate fireside chats with CEOs & Founders 17:35 - 18:00 Behind the scenes: a series of intimate fireside chats with CEOs & Founders Moderator: TBC
Speakers: Daniel Yun, CEO, KakaoBank of Korea Corp
10:40 - 11:00
11:00 - 13:00

The Sun Track Room 1

Feedzai AI deep dive speaker series 11:00 - 11:05 Feedzai AI deep dive speaker series Nuno Sebastiao, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO, Feedzai
Demystifying AI: from prediction to understanding 11:05 - 11:20 Demystifying AI: from prediction to understanding Nigel Parker, Chief Engineer, Commercial Software Engineering, Microsoft Asia
Building the machine: 3 lessons learned in coding the AI behind Stripe Radar 11:20 - 11:35 Building the machine: 3 lessons learned in coding the AI behind Stripe Radar Michael Manapat, Head of Data and Machine Learning Products, Stripe
A deeper look inside the machine: deep learning methods to solve big data problems 11:35 - 11:50 A deeper look inside the machine: deep learning methods to solve big data problems Dr. Ettikan K. Karuppiah, Director, Developers Ecosystem, Enterprise Business, SEA Region, NVIDIA
2 Bulls & a Bear: What’s next for Artificial Intelligence in Financial Services? 11:50 - 12:35 2 Bulls & a Bear: What’s next for Artificial Intelligence in Financial Services? Moderator:
M: Clara Durodié,
Founder and CEO, Cognitive Finance Group
Speakers:
Dr. Jason Mars, CEO & Co- Founder, Clinc

Natalie Nguyen, CEO, Hyper

Anna Kanags Surendran, MD & Head Digital Banking, CIMB Bank Berhad

Ayesha Khanna, CEO, ADDO AI
Banking on conversational AI: the DBS and Kasisto story 12:35 - 13:00 Banking on conversational AI: the DBS and Kasisto story Piyush Gupta, CEO & Director,
DBS Bank Group

Zor Gorelov, CEO and Co-Founder,
Kasisto

Gravity 101 101 Stage

Introduction to the ASEAN Fintech Network & what has been achieved to date  11:00 - 11:20 Introduction to the ASEAN Fintech Network & what has been achieved to date  Varun Mittal,
ASEAN Fintech Lead, EY
Launch of ASEAN Fintech census report 11:20 - 11:30 Launch of ASEAN Fintech census report Chia Hock Lai, President, Singapore FinTech Association
The Future Vision. What are the key priorities areas for the ASEAN region in next 6 months? A deep dive into talent, capital and policy 11:30 - 11:35 The Future Vision. What are the key priorities areas for the ASEAN region in next 6 months? A deep dive into talent, capital and policy Speaker:
Varun Mittal, ASEAN Fintech Lead, EY
The Talent Challenge 11:35 - 12:00 The Talent Challenge Moderator:
Varun Mittal, ASEAN Fintech Lead, EY
Speakers:
Daphne Ng, CEO, JEDTrade

Chandrima Das, Founder & CEO, Bento

Vikram Chachra, Founding Partner, Eight Capital
The Capital Challenge 12:00 - 12:30 The Capital Challenge Moderator: Varun Mittal,
ASEAN Fintech Lead, EY
Speakers:
Mike Kayamori, Co-Founder & CEO, QUOINE

Prajit Nanu, Co-Founder & CEO, InstaReM

Nguyen Hoa Binh, Founder & Chairman, NextTech Group of Technopreneurs Ltd

Kok Long Chan, Co-Founder & Executive Director, iPay88
The Policy Challenge 12:30 - 13:00 The Policy Challenge Moderator: Varun Mittal,
ASEAN Fintech Lead, EY
Speakers:
Rachel Freeman, Manager, Financial Institutions Group, Asia Pacific, International Finance Corporation

Subhajit Mandal, Director Innovation, LumenLab, MetLife Innovation Centre

Nguyen Ba Diep, Executive Vice Chairman, MoMo

Ron Hose, CEO & Co- Founder, Coins.ph
13:00 - 14:00
14:25 - 14:40
15:05 - 15:30
15:30 - 18:00

The Moon Circular Stage

Demystifying digital lending 15:30 - 15:40 Demystifying digital lending Michael Schlein,
CEO, Accion
What digital finance means for emerging economies 15:40 - 15:55 What digital finance means for emerging economies Speakers:
Kalidas Ghose, Vice Chairman & CEO, FE CREDIT

Nitish Asthana, APAC Head of Global Business Solutions, First Data
Leapfrog spotting - Mobile banking in Myanmar 15:55 - 16:05 Leapfrog spotting - Mobile banking in Myanmar Brad Jones, CEO, Wave Money
TBC 16:05 - 16:15 TBC John Cummins, Chief Investment Officer, SocietyOne
Harnessing the power of FinTech for financial inclusion across South East Asia 16:15 - 16:30 Harnessing the power of FinTech for financial inclusion across South East Asia Speakers:
Max Liu, Co-Founder & CEO, EMQ

Kea Borann, CEO, AMK Cambodia
Using the national post office system to reach and service the unbanked 16:30 - 16:40 Using the national post office system to reach and service the unbanked Deanne Keetelaar, General Manager, Payments & Financial Services, Australia Post
Building strategic partnerships with telcos 16:40 - 16:55 Building strategic partnerships with telcos Speakers:
Gustaf Agartson, CEO, BIMA

Ravi Patel, Financial Services, Axiata Digital
Accelerating financial inclusion through alternative payment methods 16:55 - 17:10 Accelerating financial inclusion through alternative payment methods Speakers:
Akihiro Ishizuka, Head of Global Payments Division, NTT Data Corporation

Dr. Dinh Tien, Deputy CEO, Vietunion
Partnering to reach the underserved in the Phillipines 17:10 - 17:20 Partnering to reach the underserved in the Phillipines Anthony Thomas, CEO, Mynt
Using AI to improve financial literacy 17:20 - 17:35 Using AI to improve financial literacy Speakers:
Justin O’Donnell, Executive Manager, Digital Transformation, Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Jake Tyler, CEO of Finn.ai
10:40 - 11:00
11:00 - 13:00

The Sun Track Room 1

Building a bank from scratch 11:00 - 11:15 Building a bank from scratch Speakers:
Huy Nguyen Trieu, CEO, The Disruptive Group
What will the competitive advantage be for banks in the next 1-3 years? 11:15 - 11:45 What will the competitive advantage be for banks in the next 1-3 years? Moderator:
Thomas Olsen,
Partner, Bain & Company
Speakers:
Makoto Shibata, Head of Global Innovation Team, Digital Transformation Division, The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.

Kwee Juan Han, CEO, Citibank Singapore Limited

Benoît Legrand, Chief Innovation Officer, ING
Game of Banking 11:45 - 11:55 Game of Banking Kathy Xiaosi Gong, Co-founder & CEO,   WafaGames  
Collaborate or die: innovation and transformation with Open Banking 11:55 - 12:10 Collaborate or die: innovation and transformation with Open Banking Kim Fournais, Co-founder & CEO,   Saxo Bank Group
What’s the point in accelerators? 12:10 - 12:20 What’s the point in accelerators? Ajay Ramasubramaniam, Director, Zone Startups India
Benchmarking Innovation in the banking industry 12:20 - 13:00 Benchmarking Innovation in the banking industry Moderator:
Amit Goel,
Co-Founder & MD, LTP (Let's Talk Payments)
Speakers:
Pranav Seth, SVP, Head of E-business, Business Transformation and Fintech & Innovation group, OCBC Bank

Jonathan Davey, Executive GM, Digital, NAB Labs and NAB Ventures, National Australia Bank

Masato Kaneda, Deputy General Manager, Mizuho Financial Group

Rajeev Ahuja, Executive Director, RBL Bank

Gravity 101 101 Stage

How can regulators and governments become the catalyst for change? 11:00 - 11:35 How can regulators and governments become the catalyst for change? Moderator:
Julia Walker,
Head of Market Development, Asia Pacific, Thomson Reuters
Speakers:
Matthew Gardiner, Founder, Catch London

Yuko Kawai, Director & Head of FinTech Centre, Bank of Japan

Sopnendu Mohanty, Chief FinTech Officer, Monetary Authority of Singapore
The business case for a national coin attached to a cryptocurrency 11:35 - 12:05 The business case for a national coin attached to a cryptocurrency Moderator:
Simon Cant,
Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Reinventure & President, FinTech Australia
Speakers:
Antony Lewis, Director of Research, R3

Garrick Hileman, CEO and Head of Research, Mosaic.io

Henri Arslanian, FinTech & RegTech Leader, PwC
Check out the startups that are solving bank compliance issues 12:05 - 12:30 Check out the startups that are solving bank compliance issues Moderator:
Mona Zoet,
Founder & CEO, RegPac Revolution
Speakers:
Chye Kit Chionh, MD & Co-Founder, Cynopsis Solutions

Michelle Katics, Co-Founder & CEO, PortfolioQuest
The personal data conundrum in 2018 12:30 - 13:00 The personal data conundrum in 2018 Moderator:
Mohit Mehrotra,
Southeast Asia Strategy Consulting Leader, Deloitte
Speakers:
Nikhil Kumar, Fellow & Head of Developer Ecosystem - India Stack, iSPIRT Foundation

Danny Gilligan, Co-Founder & MD, Data Republic

Dr. Xinhai Liu, Researcher in the Centre of Finance Intelligence Research, Peking University

The Moon Circular Stage

Exploring Digital Identities 11:00 - 11:30 Exploring Digital Identities Moderator:
Dave Birch,
Director of Innovation, Consult Hyperion
Speakers:
Andrew Tobin, Managing Director EMEA, Evernym

Teppo Paavola, Head of New Digital Business, BBVA

Shamir Karkal, Entrepreneur in Residence, Omidyar Network

Victoria Richardson, CSO, Australia Payments Network
Authentication of Digital Identities 11:30 - 12:00 Authentication of Digital Identities Moderator:
Dave Birch,
Director of Innovation, Consult Hyperion
Speakers:
Sungsoo Kim, Product and Business Development Manager, Samsung Pass

Craig Ramsay, Global Innovation Lead for Global Liquidity & Cash Management, HSBC

Sri Shivananda, SVP, CTO, PayPal

Philippe Blot, Co-founder, MeReal Biometrics
AirAsia's launch into financial services: Introducing BigPay 12:00 - 12:15 AirAsia's launch into financial services: Introducing BigPay Christopher Davison, Group CEO & Co-Founder, BigPay
How can traditional financial institutions prepare as social media platforms take on banking? 12:15 - 12:30 How can traditional financial institutions prepare as social media platforms take on banking? Guy Talmi, CMO, PayKey

Dennis Koh, First Vice President, Mobile & Digital, Retail Digital Banking, United Overseas Bank Limited
X-border payments: what’s the real problem? 12:30 - 12:40 X-border payments: what’s the real problem? Michael Moon, Head of Payment Markets, Asia Pacific, SWIFT
New advances in conversational AI to create engaging, intelligent customer experiences 12:40 - 12:50 New advances in conversational AI to create engaging, intelligent customer experiences Dror Oren, Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder, Kasisto
Can payments help you live healthier? increasing the utility of wearable devices 12:50 - 13:00 Can payments help you live healthier? increasing the utility of wearable devices Catherine Chiang, Global Head, Fitbit Pay

Stardust Fireside Chats Stage

Scaling a Passion Project 11:00 - 11:25 Scaling a Passion Project Moderator:
Pascal Bouvier,
Venture Partner, Santander Innoventures
Speakers:
Arthur Breitman, Co-Founder & CTO, Tezos

Kathleen Breitman, Co-Founder, Tezos
Unlocking the FinTech secrets of Japan 11:25 - 11:45 Unlocking the FinTech secrets of Japan Moderator:
Chloé James,Group Media & PR Director, RFi Group & Broadcast Presenter, Sky News - Business
Speakers:
Yoshihiro Hirata, Managing Director, Nikkei Inc.
From freedom fighter to FinTech founder 11:45 - 12:00 From freedom fighter to FinTech founder Moderator:
Winston Utomo, Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, IDN Media
Speakers:
Yobie Benjamin, Co-Founder & CTO, Token.io
Building a billion dollar business 12:00 - 12:20 Building a billion dollar business Moderator: Chloé James,Group Media & PR Director, RFi Group & Broadcast Presenter, Sky News - Business
Speakers: Kristo Käärmann,
Co-founder & CEO, Transferwise
Behind the scenes: a series of intimate fireside chats with CEOs & Founders 12:20 - 12:40 Behind the scenes: a series of intimate fireside chats with CEOs & Founders Moderator:
Melissa Guzy, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Arbor Ventures
Speakers:
Wayne Xu, COO, ZhongAn Insurance & President, ZhongAn International
Behind the scenes: a series of intimate fireside chats with CEOs & Founders 12:40 - 13:00 Behind the scenes: a series of intimate fireside chats with CEOs & Founders Moderator: Drew Graham, Director, Fintech Strategy & Engagement, Standard Chartered Bank Speaker: Nadiem Makarim, Founder & CEO, GO-JEK
13:00 - 14:00

2018 Agenda

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