Innovation and Sustainability in the Hotel Industry
THE FUTURE ISN'T DIGITAL
We were honoured to have Neal Cross, recognized as the most disruptive Chief Innovation Officer during his time at DBS, open our summit with the premiere of his featured keynote titled "The Future Isn't Digital".
With the recent news of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority releasing eight digital banking licenses and other challenger banks expanding to the Asia Pacific region, we are witnessing a new movement within the local Fintech arena. We explored these new developments with our featured speakers, Todd Schweitzer, Co-Founder & CEO of Brankas, Salim Dhanani, Co-Founder and COO of BigPay, and Kayvon Deldar, Program Lead of Plug and Play Fintech & Insurtech Singapore, and how they are looking to thrive in this emerging new environment!
Insurance is evolving. Stellar startups and carriers have redefined what insurance means to end consumers. Our C-Suite Panel consisting of Arvind Mathur, Chief Information Technology Officer of Prudential, Karl Heinz Jung, CEO of ERGO Insurance, Neil Gardner, Regional Chief Customer Officer of Generali Asia, Vincent Lepez, Deputy CEO APAC of SCOR Global Life and Ali Safavi, Global Head of Plug and Play Insurtech, shared their challenges and insights to innovation and successful collaborative strategies in Asia Pacific.
The automotive industry is going through a massive transformation. The most immediate challenge for automakers and dealers comes from the increasing trend of pay-per-use transportation model quickly followed by the pivot from product-focused business models to customer-centric models. Our featured panel consisting of Borko Kovacevic, COO of Microsoft Singapore, Chris Leck, Deputy Group Director of Land Transport Authority, Robert Tan, Regional Head of Systems Engineering of Infineon Technologies, Haslam Preeston, Regional Managing Director of Jardine Cycle and Carriage, and Lina Agustina, Head of Corporate Strategy & New Biz of PT Toyota Astra Motor shared their thoughts on the transformation in the automotive industry from all aspects of the mobility industry.
Featured Mobility Startups
• Anagog • Autonomy • Beam
• Thea • Haup • Helbiz
• Ottopia • Vibe
INNOVATION IN THE
Our featured panel consisting of Siew Hoon Yeoh, Founder & Managing Director of WiT, Jerome Thil, VP Digital Innovation of Singapore Airlines, Ramesh Subramaniam, Director General of Asian Development Bank, Mayur Patel, Regional Sales Director of OAG, and Bernard Siew, VP Innovation of Changi Airport Group discussed their thoughts on how innovation is affecting the travel industry in the coming years.
Featured Travel Startups
• SoundEye • IDEM Hospitality • Easy Mile
• Evercomm • Local Measure • Carvelo
• Stayplease • Verteil
THE THINKING SUPPLY CHAIN
Can a supply chain run itself? The digitally enabled thinking supply chain is connected, uses Comprehensive analytics, thrives in an ecosystem of competitive cooperation and collaboration, is cyber-aware and is cognitively enabled. Our featured speaker Stephanie Krishnan shared her thoughts with her keynote titled "The Thinking Supply Chain".
THE PROMISE OF
THE DIGITAL SUPPLY CHAIN
Our featured panel Stephanie Krishnan, Research Director for IDC Manufacturing Insights, Mat Langley, Global Head of Supply Chain and Technology Operations of CBRE and Farzin Shadpour, Managing Director of Plug and Play Supply Chain discussed their thoughts on the digitalization of the supply chain in the future.