Morning Welcome Remarks
10:00 AM  to  10:05 AM v Main Plenary

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10:00 AM Summit Welcome & Co-hosts: Introductions 


Wendy Leong. Head of Strategic Solutions. Influence Solutions Pte Ltd.
KEYNOTE FIRESIDE CHAT – Technology is fuelling a diverse Asian economic recovery
10:05 AM  to  10:35 AM v Main Plenary

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  • Where is the next biggest opportunities for growth? 

  • What will be the next Silicon Valley in Asia? 

  • Are companies still prioritising diversity & inclusion? 

  • How do we make sure when technology develops, diversity doesn’t disappear? 


Grace Kerrison. Head of Sales Solutions. LinkedIn.
Neha Mehta. Founder. FemTech Partners.
Gina Wong. Managing Director. Kyndryl Singapore.
PANEL – Top 5 actions to ensure your Digital transformation doesn’t fail
10:40 AM  to  11:20 AM v Main Plenary

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  • Understanding exactly what digital can do to get the benefits 

  • Accelerating the transition to a digital economy, which will hold the key to future growth and opportunities 

  • Identifying problems, translate ideas into projects, and expand successful ones quickly 

  • How to ensure your digital transformation projects are successful 

Anna Gong. CEO & Founder. Perx Technologies.
Juliana Chua. Regional Head for Digital Transformation. EssilorLuxottica.
Kathleen Stubbs. Chief Information Officer Australasia. JLL Technologies.
Manoj Bhojwani. CIO Private Banking and Wealth. HSBC.
PANEL – Trends for developing talented IT teams of the future
11:25 AM  to  12:05 PM

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  • Initiatives that have been helpful to increase digitalisation and upskill to prepare for the future 

  • Are soft skills, such as agility and resilience, become more important in today’s uncertain world? 

  • Analysing competency gaps, help improve skills and recommends next steps to create a culture of continuous learning 

  • How can we make sure our practises are being inclusive without widening social and economic disparities? 


Urvi Jobalia. Head of D&I and Talent Acquisition, SEA-India & Oceania. Ericsson.
Tracy Quah. Vice President, Marketing, Asia Pacific & Japan. Informatica.
Natalja Rodionova. Managing Director of IT Academy STEP Cambodia and Vietnam, Founder. Sisters of Code.
Renu Jhamtani. Senior Manager, Software Engineering. Red Hat.
PRESENTATION – Building multi-cultural teams across Asia
12:10 PM  to  12:25 PM

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  • How cross functional and cross geographical teams are helping to understand different cultures 

  • Cultural compass across different teams and embracing new ways of working, producing, and consuming 

  • Executives and senior management in other industries need to learn more about the tech landscape 

  • Leaders need to translate DEI thoughts into action and branding into real change 

Grace Park. Co-Founder & President. DocDoc.
Morning Session Round Up
12:20 PM  to  12:30 PM v Main Plenary
MASTERCLASS 1: The next chapter for women in the new economy
2:00 PM  to  3:00 PM

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Despite increasing employment and leadership opportunities, women continue to be vastly underrepresented in the global economy. The good news is that we are at a turning point, where more and more women are emerging in leadership roles and their contributions to the workforce are increasingly being recognized.  

This masterclass will cover how women can harness their strengths to reshape the future of work and what it means to be a leader, ultimately setting themselves and others up to thrive in the new economy. Women empowerment will play a crucial role in driving progress as we enter the new economy. 


Tracy Quah. Vice President, Marketing, Asia Pacific & Japan. Informatica.
MASTERCLASS 2 - Wellness hacks for IT leaders and how they can use it to create impact
2:00 PM  to  2:45 PM

(This will be made available on-demand after the event)

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Segment 1: Ways to Make Mental Health Your #1 Priority

  • Learn why afformations are more powerful than positive affirmations and how to use it to your advantage.
  • Deep dive about micro workouts and why they are the most pandemic-friendly exercises.  

Segment 2: Upgrading your wellness goals

  • The anti-diet strategy to achieve your weight goals.
  • How to make your health goals sustainable.
  • Unlocking & maintaining your motivation for a holistic lifestyle.
     New normal tools for boosting our mental health.
Mikki Sachiko. CEO. Wellnessible.