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FINTECH

19 August 2019, Kuala Lumpur

PROGRAMME*

0930

Introduction by Tan Sri Dr. Munir Majid

Chairman, CIMB ASEAN Research Institute

0940

Opening Remarks by Datuk Syed Zaid Albar

Chairman, Securities Commission Malaysia

1000

Special Remarks by Dato Lim Jock Hoi

Secretary-General of ASEAN

1010

Setting the scene by Knowledge Partner:

McKinsey & Co.

The Big Picture: Fintech trends in ASEAN

1030

ASEAN Roundtable Series: Opportunities for Fintech in ASEAN

Perspectives from the ground in ASEAN

Moderator:

  • Mohammad Ridzuan Abdul Aziz, President, Fintech Association of Malaysia (FAOM)

Panel Speakers:

  • Mercy Simorangkir, Managing Director, Fintech Indonesia

  • Jessada Sookdhis, President, Thai Fintech Association

  • Chia Hock Lai, President, Singapore Fintech Association

1410

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Showcase 1: Regional Initiative

APIX (Application Programming Interface Exchange)

  • APIX is an online global marketplace and sandbox for collaboration between financial Institutions and Fintechs. It facilitates a collaborative environment for financial institutions (FIs) and Fintechs to exchange ideas in a community-led environment, co-design new financial products and services within a cloud-based and secure sandbox.

  • The platform aims to enable FIs to launch new products and services, thereby expanding access to finance for the underbanked population, thus driving greater financial inclusion.

 

Presenter:

  • Sopnendu Mohanty, Chief Fintech Officer, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) OR

  • Paul Gwee Choon Guan, Secretary-General, ASEAN Bankers Association for APIX (Application Programming Interface Exchange)

1600

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ASEAN Roundtable Series: Migrating to a cashless and borderless ePayment ASEAN ecosystem

As a region, ASEAN is moving away from the current state of using fiat currency to a digital ecosystem comprising mobile, e-wallet, e-money and tokens. How the shift from the current infrastructure to the digital/infrastructure take place will depend on the stakeholders (including regulators, service providers, merchants and consumers), type of technologies involved, mindset and adoption.

Moderator:

  • Raja Adam Raja Malik, VP Fintech Association of Malaysia (FAOM)

 

Panel Speakers:

  • Suhaimi Ali, Chairman, Financial Technology Enabler Group, Director of Financial Development and Innovation Department, Bank Negara Malaysia

  • Christopher Davison, CEO BigPay

  • Nadiem Makarim, Founder & Chief Executive, Go-Pay

  • Brad Garlinghouse, CEO, Ripple

Coffee Break

Showcase 6: Insurtech

  • Insurtech leverages the use of technology to maximise savings and efficiency from the current insurance model.

  • Equipped with the latest innovations, Insurtech firms are able to provide ultra-customised policies, social insurance and use data streams from internet-enabled devices to price premiums based on actual observed behaviours.

 

Speaker:

  • Cindy Kua, Co-Founder & CEO, Sunday Insurance, Thailand

Showcase 7: Blockchain

​How Blockchain is Changing Finance - Disintermediation, governance and transparency.​

 

Presenter:

  • Yo Honma, President and CEO, NTT Data, Japan

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1220

1230

1300

1400

1410

Showcase 2: Crowdfunding

Alternative Financing - Equity/P2P Crowdfunding, ICO/STO, Asset Fractionalisation

 

Presenter:

  • Kyri Andreou, Co-Founder & Director, Ata Plus OR

  • Elaine Lockman, Co-Founder & Director Ata Plus

Showcase 3: Bank-tech

CIMB Fintech

  • CIMB Fintech was launched in 2017 to drive innovation, and plan and execute the bank’s long-term digital roadmap. Under its 5-year blueprint, Forward23, CIMB has allocated RM2 billion for improvement in the Technology and Data segment. In 2018, CIMB became the first Malaysian bank to strike a partnership with Ripple. In 2019, CIMB launched the first all-digital bank in the Philippines.

 

Speaker:

  • Effendy Shahul Hamid, CEO, Group Ventures and Partnerships (GVP), CIMB

1630

1640

1730

Special Address: Silverlake in the Fintech World

 

Speaker:

  • Goh Peng Ooi, Founder & Group Executive Chairman, Silverlake

Lunch Break

Showcase 4: Lending Tech

  • Lending tech has the potential to spur financial inclusion

  • Traditional credit scoring has left a significant unbanked population but advances in technology such as the use of data-driven algorithms as proxies for conventional credit histories are allowing more people to gain access to credit

 

Presenter:

  • Lawrence Yong, Co-founder & CEO, MoolahSense, Singapore

Showcase 8: BigTech – How Fintech Tackles Climate Change

  • In 2016, Ant Financial Services Group launched Ant Forest, an app that allows users to reduce their carbon footprint and encourage others to so through their social networks. From August 2016 to January 2017, 200 million or 44% of Ant’s user base in China joined the programme and led to an estimated 150,000 tonnes of cumulative avoided carbon emissions.

  • Fintech is changing the way governments and companies tackle environmental problems and address climate change.

 

Presenter:

  • Cheng Li, Chief Technology Officer, Ant Financial Services Group

Master Showcase: Q&A

(All showcase presenters will be gathered for a Q&A with the audience)

​Moderator:

Surina Shukri, CEO MDeC

 

Presenter:

  1. Sopnendu Mohanty, Chief FinTech Officer, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) OR

    Paul Gwee Choon Guan, Secretary-General, ASEAN Bankers Association for APIX (Application Programming Interface Exchange)

  2. Kyri Andreou, Co-Founder & Director, Ata Plus OR

    Elaine Lockman, Co-Founder & Director Ata Plus

  3. Lawrence Yong, Co-founder & CEO, MoolahSense, Singapore

  4. Ronnie Tan Tai Ngee, President, Silverlake

  5. Cindy Kua, Co-Founder & CEO, Sunday Insurance, Thailand

  6. Yo Honma, President and CEO, NTT Data, Japan

  7. Eric Jing, Chairman and CEO of Ant Financial Services Group

In Conversation with YAB Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Prime Minister of Malaysia on “Fintech’s role in the 4th Industrial Revolution and vision for Malaysia and ASEAN”

​Moderator:

  • Tan Sri Dr. Munir Majid
    Chairman, CIMB ASEAN Research Institute
    Chairman, ASEAN Business Advisory Council of Malaysia

Showcase 5: Wealth Tech

Wealth tech brings together wealth and technology with the aim of providing digital solutions for personal and corporate wealth management and investment. Some of the services and products under wealth tech include:

  • Robo-advisors - automated service that uses algorithms and machine learning to advise users on investment

  • Micro-investment - a platform that allows its clients to invest small amounts of money on a regular basis

 

Presenter:

  • Ronnie Tan Tai Ngee, President, Silverlake

1830

Closing Remarks by Tengku Dato’ Sri Zafrul Aziz

Group CEO, CIMB Group