INSPIRED. Our speakers are leading real business transformation, driving change across the enterprise and actioning measurable digital innovation for their businesses in this new normal. Get motivated from leaders and walk away with new ideas you can implement.
CHALLENGED. Rethink your current processes and business blueprints in response to the new way of doing business now. The event speakers will challenge your way of thinking and allow you to realise that new methods may be your best way of moving forward sitting alongside your current beliefs.
TRANSFORMED. The conference agenda and speakers are put together as such to reveal insights into how some of the biggest organisations are going about digital, from real business use cases to success stories and where the challenges may lie during the pandemic.
ONLINE. Access remote from the comfort of your own home. We realise that most employees are now working from home, you can tune into the presentations across the one-day and interact with other delegates through embedded chat functions.
The Digital Transformation Conference will open with a keynote session featuring CxO’s on the forefront of digital innovation, sharing insights into their transformation journey and their key learnings from their own digital journey
during the COVID-19 pandemic.
It’s often mentioned that people transformation and agile transformation is
more important than the technology overhaul required in successful digital
transformations. We look at how a digital culture can be implemented and the
success from doing so during a ravaging pandemic time
A digital workplace is integral to business transformation and ensuring
employees are equipped with the tools and technologies they need to remain
competitive, communicate effectively and produce results.
How has digital technology had an impact on how we connect with our
customers and our audiences over the last 8 months since Movement Control Order (MCO) had been implemented? Here we look at how world class digital experiences are created and the process in place to do so.
Overall business strategies and models in 2020 have changed due to the advent of digital technologies usage this year in response to work from home as the new normal. In this session we will look at how businesses can remain
competitive and how overall business strategy shapes digital transformation
capabilities and what is needed in place to successfully transform as a business
How are businesses developing new products and evolving the design of
established products in response to the new normal? In this session we hear from leading product teams on how digital products are created and
Hear from those leading digital transformation on how they are using digital technology and applications to improve existing business processes and workforce efficiency, disrupting from within in this new normal.
Online networking will be available through our event channels, through our online conference software and through one and one meeting capabilities. We know that networking is hugely important and will provide this throughout the online conference.
9.30am – 9.40am: Emcee Introduction of DEFCON 5.0
9.40am – 9.45am: Welcome Speech by Chris Daniel Wong, President, MDCC
9.45 am – 10.00 am: Opening remarks by YBhg. Dato’ Ng Wan Peng, COO, MDEC
10.00 am – 10.30 am: Responding to a crisis: What does Digital Transformation in business looks like moving forward?
Speaker: Michelle Chin, Digital Marketing Lead of Digi-X
Moderator: Jay Chong, MDCC Council Member
10.30 am – 11.00 am: New ways of working: The adoption of technology in the workplace, identifying the tools and solutions that work best
Speaker: K. Sumanth, Director-Commercial & Sales Malaysia; Pricing-SEA DHL eCommerce Solutions
Moderator: Raymond Woo, Deputy President, MDCC
11.00am – 11.30 am: Digital culture shifts: Digital leadership in a new era and how workplace culture matters more than ever
Speaker: Michael Teoh, Founder of Thriving Talents
Moderator: Dato’ Bruce Lim, MDCC Council Member
11.30 am – 12.00 pm: Customer experience: Creating & maintaining world class digital experiences
Speaker: Oon Chau Kok, Boost’s Director of Operations & PMO
Moderator: Eldrick Koh, MDCC Council Member
12.00 pm – 12.30 pm: Capital ticks: What digital strategy to get your business funded post COVID-19
Speaker: Victor Chua, Managing Partner of Vynn Capital
Moderator: Samuel Quek, MDCC Council Member
12.30pm – 1.00pm: Customer Experience An Integral Part of Driving Digital Transformation
Speaker: Kenneth Soh, Head of Shopee Mall, Shopee Malaysia
Moderator: Joshua Sew, Chairman of MDCC
1.00pm: Group photo via zoom
Chief Operation Officer
Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)
Dato’ Ng Wan Peng is the COO of Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation or MDEC, the lead agency in driving the digital economy in Malaysia. MDEC’s efforts are centred on driving investments, building local tech champions, catalyzing digital innovation ecosystems and propagating digital inclusivity. MDEC is also responsible to ensure that Malaysia plays an integral part in developing and nurturing talent to drive digital innovation around the world, while attracting participation from global ICT companies to invest and develop cutting edge digital and creative solutions in the country. As COO, she is responsible for Resource Planning, Strategy Execution, and Operational Quality. Under her care are the different business units, i.e. Industry Development, Digital Adoption, Digital Inclusion, and Digital Ecosystem.
Director-Commercial & Sales Malaysia; Pricing-SEA
DHL eCommerce Solutions
Commercial and Pricing leader with 20+ years of experience across industries including, Express and eCommerce Logistics (DHL), Retail, and Media Sales. Expertise in Pricing Strategy with a proven track record across all aspects of Sales & Marketing, including planning, programs, pricing analytics, Business Analysis, frontline sales management, relationship sales, business development, events and promotion, and below-the-line (BTL) revenue generation.
CEO, Thriving Talents
Michael Teoh is the Founding CEO of Thriving Talents, a global talent development company, specializing in Motivating & Mobilizing the Largest Workforce in the market today – The Millennials, to become more Productive & Profitable in their Careers. Established since 2012, Thriving Talents has served Fortune 500 clients across 41 countries, equipping millennial executives & entrepreneurs with the Top 3 Revenue Generating skills, in; Leadership, Sales & Marketing and Digital Business. Michael, himself as a Speaker, has shared the stage with Billionaire Sir Richard Branson, AirAsia’s Tony Fernandes, & had even received a special visit by President Barack Obama, to one of his workshops, which he ran with Microsoft in Malaysia. Michael loves to connect with people on his LinkedIn.
Victor is the Founding & Managing Partner of Vynn Capital. He was formally the Vice President of Investments for Gobi Partners and managed two Southeast Asia focused early stage funds. Some of his notable investments include Carsome (Malaysia), Triip.me (Vietnam) and Travelio (Indonesia). Prior to that he was the largest venture capital fund of Malaysia, MAVCAP and was involved with direct and indirect investments. His earlier days was with Willis Towers Watson, advising corporate, pension and sovereign wealth funds on investment strategies. He was an honoree of the Forbes Asia 30 under 30 in 2017, Chairman of the Malaysia Venture Capital Association (MVCA) as well as a CFA charterholder and a Mensa member.
Digital Marketing Lead of Digi-X
Michelle is the Digital Marketing Lead of Digi-X, Digi Telecommunications’ venture builder arm. She currently oversees marketing efforts across all digital solutions within Digi-X, namely altHR, Omni Hotline and iFleet. She has held a number of roles during her time at Digi-X, spanning across business development, operations and product management for various B2B and B2C SaaS solutions. She is also a certified Scaled Agile Framework product manager and runs a personal finance podcast. Prior to Digi, Michelle dabbled in venture capital in Singapore, South Korea and had a stint in a performance marketing agency in London. Michelle holds a First Class Honours Bachelor of Science, Business Mathematics and Statistics from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).