Day 1

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9:50am

Opening Act

10am

The Future by MIT Media Lab
Joi Ito Director, MIT Media Labs

10.20am

The Singapore Fintech Agenda
Ravi Menon Managing Director, MAS

10.50am

Leaders Dialogue:Re-Defining Digital Leadership
Adrienne Harris Chief Business Development Officer and General Counsel, States Title Inc.
Heather Cox Chief Technology and Digital Officer, USAA
Jessica Tan Executive Vice President, Ping An Group
Yifat Oron Chief Executive Officer, LeumiTech
Moderator: Haslinda Amin Bloomberg

11.30am

NETWORKING AND LUNCH

1.00pm

Global Market Insights
Data Dive
Tech Risk

ASEAN

How can ASEAN use technology to foster greater integration?

Nestor Tan Chairman, Philippines Banking Association, President, BDO Unibank
Nick Nash Group President, Sea Limited
Nadiem Makarim Chief Executive Officer, Go-Jek
Teeranun Srihong Chairman, Digital Economy Promotion Agency Commission, Thailand
Moderator: Charles Ross Editorial Director for APAC, EIU Thought Leadership, The Economist

HOW DID WE GET HERE?

Big Data is now an integral part of any business’ operations. A look at the transformational changes in the last few years that has allowed corporations and individuals to leverage on the analytics of Big Data to enhance their business effectiveness and profitability.

Donald MacDonald Head, Group Customer Analytics & Decision, OCBC
Kevin Lee GIC Labs Head, GIC Labs and Data Science, GIC
Richard Lowe Chief Data Officer, UOB
Mike Blalock General Manager and Global Head, FSI industry vertical, Intel
Moderator: Diana Paredes Chief Executive Officer, Suade

NATIONAL CYBER RESILIENCE: THE SINGAPORE CASE

A look at key strategies and initiatives that Singapore has adopted at the national level to prepare against cyber-attacks.

Teo Chin Hock Deputy Chief Executive, CSA


CYBERSECURITY POLICY CHALLENGES 2025 AND BEYOND

What does the future of cybersecurity in the financial sector look like and what are the risks the industry and regulators will need to address?

Paul Nicholas Senior Director, Microsoft Trustworthy Computing

1.50pm

Transition

2.00pm

Global Market Insights
Data Dive
Tech Risk

LATAM

How can Latin America remain competitive in the new digital age of growth?

Diego Gutierrez Chief Executive Officer & Co-founder, RSK Lab
Irene Arias Director, IFC LATAM
Diego Molano ICT Minister for Colombia (2010-2015)
Moderator: Laura Gonzalez EstefaniFounder, The Venture City

LAYING THE BRICKS

What are the prerequisites that need to be in place
before society can reap the full benefits of Big Data?

Vasant Dhar Professor, Centre for Data Science, NYU
Paul Cobban Chief Data and Transformation Officer & Managing Director, Group Technology and Operations, DBS
Kevin McCarthy Chief Customer Officer, DemystData
Mike Saliter Vice President, Global Industry Solutions, Qlik
Moderator: Jojy Mathew Co-Leader, FSI Analytics & Information Management, Deloitte

A STRATEGIC APPROACH TO MANAGING CYBER RISK

How can global financial institutions defend themselves against cyber-attacks?

Rohan Amin Global Chief Information Security Officer, JPMorgan Chase & Co.


FS-ISAC APAC INTELLIGENCE CENTRE

A look at the role the new APAC-centric intelligence centre can play to complement and enhance industry’s response to cyber-threats.

Bill Nelson President and Chief Executive Officer, FS-ISAC

2.50pm

Transition

3.00pm

Global Market Insights
Data Dive
Tech Risk

INDIA

What are the challenges and opportunities presented by the FinTech boom in India?

Shiv Bhasin Chief Technology Officer, SBI
Rohit Bhagat Board Director, Axis Bank
Nara Lokesh Cabinet Minister for IT, Panchayati Raj, & Rural Development, Andhra Pradesh, India
Vish Mishra Venture Director, Clearstone Venture Partners

CASE STUDY: APPLIED PREDICTIVE TECHNOLOGIES

A use-case application of Big Data in the payments space.

Scott Setrakian Managing Director, Applied Predictive Technologies
David Horton Head of Innovation, Synechron

CYBER RESILIENCE THROUGH SELF- HEALING / SELF-PROTECTING TECHNOLOGY

How can self-managing technology be used to discover security breaches and initiate policy-based corrective actions quickly?

Sridhar Muppidi Chief Technology Officer, Information & Risk Protection, IBM Security Systems


PROACTIVE SECURITY THROUGH CYBER THREAT HUNTING

Why hunt for cyber threats? What does it take to be an effective cyber threat hunter?

John Watters Executive Vice President, Global Services & Intelligence, FireEye Inc

3.50pm

Transition

4.00pm

Global Market Insights
Data Dive
Tech Risk

ESTABLISHED FINTECH MARKETS

Will the FinTech boom bring about a second growth cycle for established FinTech markets? What are the opportunities and challenges?

Jorg Gasser State Secretary for International Financial Matters, Federal Department of Finance, Switzerland
Anne Le Lorier Deputy Governor, Banque De France
Oki Matsumoto Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Monex Group, Inc. Japan
Bob Contri Global Financial Services Industry Leader, FSI, Deloitte
Moderator: Mark Worthington Partner and Managing Director, Klareco Communications

IT’S SHOWTIME!

Showcase of application in data analytics in the financial sector

Abhi Gupta Head of Analytics, Paypal
Deepak Ramanathan Chief Technology Officer, SAS
Fiaz Mohamed Head of Business Development, AI Products Group, Intel

ENHANCING IT SECURITY AWARENESS WITHIN AN ORGANISATION

How can IT security awareness be tested, measured and tracked and why do it?

Cheri McGuire Group Chief Information Security Officer, Standard Chartered Bank


APPLICATION PROGRAMMING INTERFACE (API) SECURITY

Why is Application Programming Interface (API) security more important than ever and how can organisations secure their APIs?

Michael Gardner Head of Innovation Centre, BNY Mellon

4.50pm

Transition

5.00pm

Global Market Insights
Data Dive
Tech Risk

CHINA

Giants in the Chinese FinTech scene share their
insights on how they see the sector developing.

Tang Ning Founder and Chief Executive Officer, CreditEase
Douglas Feagin Senior Vice President, Head of International Operations
Soul Htite Co-founder, Dianrong
Moderator: David Lee Professor, Singapore University of Social Sciences

FIRESIDE: MAPPING THE FUTURE OF DATA ANALYTICS

David Hardoon Chief Data Officer, MAS

Nick Cook Head of RegTech and Analytics
Moderator: Ramaswamy Lakshmi Narayanan Partner, KPMG

CYBER RED TEAMING

How can cyber red teaming help to improve the cybersecurity posture of financial institutions?

Charles Blauner Managing Director & Global Head of Information Security, Citibank


INSURING AGAINST CYBERCRIME

Understanding cyber insurance and how it works can help us better manage cyber risks.

Chris Camerieri Chief Operating Officer, Aon Center for Innovation and Analytics

5.50pm

NETWORKING

6.30pm

Opening Bash
@sgfintechfest

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