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Agenda

Topics Day 1

12-1pm HKT

Panel: How will Virtual Banks in Asia reshape the Banking landscape?

Moderator: Michael Callas, Chief Strategist and Co-Founder, Vacuumlabs

Speakers:

  • Tyler Aveni, Head of International Partnerships, WeBank
  • Michelle Li CEO AMTD Digital
  • Anish Achuthan, CEO Open
  • Jessica Lam, Head of Strategy, WeLab Bank
1-2pm HKT

Panel: How is COVID 19 Reshaping use of AI & Big Data in Financial Services?

Moderator: Medhy Souidi, Head of Fintech, DBS

Speakers:

  • Monica Jasuja, Head of Digital and Emerging Partnerships, Mastercard
  • Mohammad Ridzuan Abdul Aziz, President, Malaysia Fintech Association
  • Yao Jing ( Head of Strategy and Business Development, OneConnect Financial Technology)
  • William Michael Genovese, Vice President, Corporate Strategy – Banking & Financial Markets, Huawei Technologies
2-3pm HKT

Panel: Regulator Round Table: What are the Keys to Principle Based Regulations to Drive Innovation in Financial Services?

Moderator: Douglas Arner, Kerry Holdings Professor of Law, The University of Hong Kong

Speakers:

  • Praveena Rai, Chief Operating Officer , NPCI
  • Sukarela Batunanggar, Deputy Commissioner of OJK Institute and Digital Finance, OJK
  • Firas Al Lawati , Head of Fintech Committee, Central Bank of Oman
  • Nouran Youssef, Senior Financial Sector Specialist, Arab Monetary Fund
3-4pm HKT

Panel: Digitalization of the Insurance Industry: How can technology help in revamping user experience?

Moderator: Amanda Tung, Senior Manager Partnership, ZA

Speakers:

  • Frederic Ho, VP of APAC, Jumio
  • Alvin Kwok, Cofounder, One Degree
  • King Leung, Head of FinTech, Invest Hong Kong
  • Chiranth Patil, Co-Founder, Riskcovery
  • Kayvon Deldar, Director, Singapore Insurtech and Fintech at Plug and Play Tech
4-4:30pm HKT

Global Launch of MEDICI Fintech Report

4:30-5pm HKT

Break

5-6pm HKT

Panel: Where is the smart VC money at for Fintech in the times of COVID-19? What is needed for the investment landscape to bounce back?

Moderator: Michael Bruck, Partner, Sparq Capital

Speakers:

  • Tej Kapoor, Co-Executive President of Fosun RZ Capital (India & Africa) at 复星锐正资本 FOSUN RZ Capital
  • Eva Law, General Partner CAG international and chairman AFO, APB
  • Alokik Advani, MD-Fintech Strategic Investments, Eight Roads
  • Bonaventure Wong, Managing Partner, AAIC
6-7pm HKT

Panel: How are FinTechs catering to the underserved and ensuring Diversity in their offerings?

Moderator: Yosha Gupta, Founder MeMeraki and Consultant at CGAP

Speakers:

  • Anand Kumar Bajaj, MD and CEO, PayNearBy
  • Inez Murray, CEO, Financial Alliance for Women
  • Lotte Schou Zibell, Regional Director, ADB
  • Joel Yarbrough, VP Asia Pacific, Rapyd
7-8pm HKT

Panel: Digital Assets and Wealth Management: Is the Digital Asset world Institutional Investors Ready?

Moderator: Jame DiBiasio , Founder and Editor, DigFin

Speakers:

  • Urszula McCormack,Partner, KWM
  • Henri Arslanian, Global Crypto Leader, PWC
  • Chia Hock Lai, President, Singapore FinTech Association
  • Matthew Dibb, COO, Stack Funds
  • Douglas Gan, CEO, Building Cities Beyond Blockchain
8-9pm HKT

Panel: Islamic Finance in the age of Digital Transformation and Disruption

Moderator: Nihal Abughattas, Founding Board Member, MENA Fintech Association

Speakers:

  • Dima Djani, Founder & CEO of ALAMI
  • Salmaan Jaffery, CBDO, DIFC
  • Umar Munshi, cofounder, Ethis

 

Topics Day 2

12-1pm HKT

Panel: RegTech in APAC: How is the Bank/FI Relationship with Startups being Redefined?

Moderator: Deborah Young, CEO, Regtech association

Speakers:

  • Benedicte Nolens, Head of BIS Innovation Hub, Hong Kong Centre
  • Rajeev Chib, Pan Asia Regional Head - Client Development & Business Management, Citi
  • Rajesh Mirjankar, Managing Director & CEO , Infrasoft Technologies
  • Jenna Huey Ching,Co-Founder, FortNynja
1-2pm HKT

Panel: Wealth Management and Private Banking: is the world of Hybrid Services already upon us? What Next for Robo Advisory?

Moderator: Moderator Helene Li, general manager, FTAHK

Speakers:

  • Mikaal Abdula, SVP, International at SoFi
  • Paolo Sironi, Global Research Leader Banking and Finance | IBM Institute for Business Value | Recognised Author Economics, Fintech
  • Eric Poon, Executive vice-chairman, Association of Family Offices in Asia
2-3pm HKT

Panel: Open Banking: What is needed for a harmonius Open API Ecosystem?

Moderator: Amit Goel, Founder, MEDICI

Speakers:

  • Sam Tanskul, MD, Krungsri Finnovate
  • Lariena Wang, Head of Smart Banking,HSBC
  • Manish Diwaan, CEO, APIX
  • Saurabh Sinha, Country leader for TransUnion CIBIL India’s FinTech, e-Commerce & Telecom business
3-4pm HKT

Panel: Libra, DCEP, eRMB: How Blockchain and Digital Assets are redefining APAC Payments Landscape

Moderator: Musheer Ahmed, Founder of Finstep Asia, Co-founder FTAHK

Speakers:

  • Prof. Michael Sung, co-director of the Fudan Fanhai Fintech Research Center, Fudan University
  • Michael Sung, Chairman, CarbonBlue
  • John Ho, Head of Legal Standard Chartered
  • MASSIMO BUONOMO, Global Expert, United Nations Alliance of Civilizations
  • Tanvi Ratna, Founder & CEO, Policy 4.0
4-5pm HKT

Panel: FintechHK - Fast-track Your Next Success

Moderator: King Leung, Head of FinTech, Invest Hong Kong

Speakers:

  • Vivek Mohindra, Co-Founder and Responsible Officer, Kristal.AI
  • Wendy Zhang, General Manager, EasiTech Limited
  • Lin Cheung, CEO, Point95
  • Yogesh Sangle, Global Head of Consumer Business, Nium
5-6pm HKT

Break

6-7pm HKT

Panel: What Role Will Islamic FinTech Play in Helping to Drive the Innovation & Growth in MENA?

Moderator: Nameer Khan Founding Board Member, MENA FinTech Association

Speakers:

  • Sulaiman Alireza , Founding Partner, 8 Point Capital
  • Maher S. Loubieh, Co-founder, Hala
  • Raheel Iqbal: Founder and Managing Director of Codebase Technologies
  • Meaghan Johnson, Marketing Advisor at Vacuumlabs and Founder at Digital Magss
7-8pm HKT

Panel: Banks, FinTech, BigTech: Implementation of AI, its Impact and the Future of Finance

Moderator: Malik Khan Katodia, Co-Founder, Chief Mentor & CEO, Finnovation Labs

Speakers:

  • Greg Au-Yeung- Senior Advisor Fudan Investor and Ex-CIO of Saxo Bank
  • Arvind Sankaran, Senior Advisor, McKinsey
  • Simon Hardie, CEO, Findexable
  • Avril parkin, Big Data Co-chair FTAHK
8-9pm HKT

Panel: TechFin 2.0: With Reliance Jio-Facebook Partnership in India, TechFin is further increasing it's influence in APAC. What will be the next playbook?

Moderator: Aditya Khurjekar, Founder and CEO, MEDICI

Speakers:

  • Ronit Ghose, Global Head, Banks Research & Co-Head, FinTech Theme Group, Citi
  • Melissa Frakman, Founder and Managing Partner EMVC
  • Varun Mittal, Global Emerging Markets FinTech Leader, Ernst & Young
  • Chandan Joshi, SVP, Head Payments at MobiKwik


Key Speakers



Saurabh Sinha

Country leader for TransUnion CIBIL India’s FinTech, e-Commerce & Telecom business


Alokik Advani

Managing Director, Fintech Strategic Investments, Eight Roads


Henri Arslanian

Global Crypto Leader, PwC


Tej Kapoor

Co-Executive President (India & Africa), Fosun RZ Capital


Lareina Wang

Head of Smart Banking, HSBC


Sam Tanskul

Managing Director, Krungsri Finnovate


Michael Sung

Fintech / AI / Blockchain Venture Builder & Investor, CarbonBlue Innovations


Mikaal Abdula

SVP, SOFI International


Nameer Khan

Chairman and Founding Board Member, MENA FinTech Association


Inez Murray

CEO, FAFW


Paolo Sironi

Global Research Leader Banking and Financial Markets, IBM Institute For Business Value


Melissa Frakman

Founder and Managing Partner EMVC


Ronit Ghose

Global Head, Banks Research and Co-Head, FinTech Theme Group, Citi


Frederic Ho

VP of APAC, Jumio


Aditya Khurjekar

CEO & Founder, MEDICI


Eva Law

Chairman, AFO, APB, ACIC and WILA & General Partner, CAG International


Arvind Sankaran

Senior Advisor, Asia Banking Practice, Mckinsey and Company


Benedicte Nolens

Head of BIS Innovation Hub, Bank of International Settlements


King Leung

Head of Fintech, InvestHK


Rajesh Mirjankar

Managing Director & CEO, Infrasoft Technologies


Yosha Gupta

Consultant, CGAP


Anand Kumar Bajaj

MD and CEO, PayNearby


Dima Djani

Founder and CEO, ALAMI


Douglas Arner

Kerry Holdings Professor in Law, University of Hong Kong


John Ho

Head of Legal, Financial Markets, Standard Chartered Bank


Praveena Rai

Chief Operating Officer, National Payments Corporation Of India (NPCI)


Eric Poon

Executive Vice Chairman, Association of Family Offices in Asia


Simon Hardie

CEO, Findexable


Urszula Mccormack

Partner, King & Wood Mallesons


Malik Khan Kotadia

Co-Founder, Chief Mentor & Chief Executive Officer, Finnovation Labs


Nihal Abughattas

Founding Board Member, MENA Fintech Association


Chia Hock Lai

President, President, Singapore FinTech Association| Co-Chairman, Blockchain Association Singapore | CEO, Switchnovate


Rajeev Chib

Pan Asia Regional Head - Client Development & Business Management, Citi


Sulaiman Alireza

Founding Partner, 8point Capital


Deborah Young

CEO, The RegTech Association


Massimo Buonomo

Global Expert, United Nations Alliance of Civilizations


Greg Au yeung

Senior Advisor Fudan Investor and Ex-CIO of Saxo Bank


Monica Jasuja

Head of product Management, Comviva


Salmaan Jaffery

Chief Business Development Officer, Dubai International Financial Centre Authority


Yao Jing

Head of Strategy and Business Development, OneConnect Financial Technology


William Michael Genovese

Vice President, Corporate Strategy – Banking & Financial Markets, Huawei Technologies


Tanvi Ratna

Founder & CEO, Policy 4.0


Manish Diwaan

Managing Director, APIX


Varun Mittal

Global Emerging Markets FinTech Leader, Ernst & Young Solutions LLP


Yogesh Sangle

Global Head of Consumer Business, Nium


Lin Cheung

CEO, Point95


Mr. Vivek Mohindra

Co-Founder and Responsible Officer, Kristal.AI


Wendy Zhang

CEO, EasiTech Limited


Michael Bruck

Partner, Sparq Capital


Chiranth Patil

Co-Founder, Riskcovry


Maher Loubieh

Co-Founder, Hala


Amit Goel

Founder, MEDICI


Amanda Tung

Senior Manager Partnership, ZA


Michelle Li

CEO, AMTD Digital


Michael Callas

Chief Strategy Officer, Vacuumlabs


Bonaventure Wong

Managing Partner, AAIC


Jame DiBiasio

Founder and Editor, DigFin


Umar Munshi

Co-Founder at Ethis Global


Anish Achutan

Co-founder & CEO, Open


Jenna Huey Ching

CEO / Co-founder, FortNynja


Helene Li

General Manager, Fintech Association of Hong Kong


Tyler Aveni

Head of International Partnerships, WeBank


Raheel Iqbal

Managing Partner, Codebase Technologies


Lotte Schou-Zibell

Regional Director, Asian Development Bank


Joel Yarbrough

Vice President for Asia Pacific, Rapyd


Syed Musheer Ahmed

Founder FinStep Asia and Co-Founder Fintech Association of Hong Kong


Medhy Souidi

Head of Fintech & StartupXchange, DBS


Mohammad Ridzuan Abdul Aziz

President, Malaysia Fintech Association


Alvin Kwok

Cofounder, One Degree


Kayvon Deldar

Director, Singapore Insurtech and Fintech at Plug and Play Tech Center


Avril Parkin

Co-Chair Big Data Committee, Fintech Association Hong Kong


Chandan Joshi

Head Payments, MobiKwik


Firas Al Lawati

Head of Fintech Committee, Central Bank of Oman


Meaghan Johnson

Marketing Advisor at Vacuumlabs and Founder at Digital Magss


Douglas Gan

CEO, Building Cities Beyond (BCB) Blockchain


Matthew Dibb

COO, Stack Funds


Nouran Youssef

Senior Financial Sector Specialist (AMF)