Overview

Operating in an increasingly competitive environment, multinational, state-owned and large-scale private enterprises in China face the challenge of having to ensure innovative breakthroughs. With the ‘Internet Plus' national strategy, initiated by Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang in 2015, traditional manufacturing enterprises will now adopt information and communication technologies such as the mobile internet, cloud computing and big data to transform their existing modes of production and operation. This strategy will also accelerate the growth of the ecommerce, Industry 4.0 and internet finance industries.

Enterprise CIOs have, in parallel, accelerated their digital transformation. Our summit will focus on digital technology such as cloud computing and big data, and provide learnings on how to strengthen leadership in these areas, as well as how to overcome potential obstacles during adoption.

Why Attend

  • Learn more about policy support in the Internet Plus age

  • Strengthen digital leadership by embracing the internet

  • Stay informed of the latest and most innovative ICT technology

  • Get insights to the application of cloud and big data in the digital age

  • Increase business collaboration opportunities with cross-industry innovation

Who's Attending

  • CTOs
  • IT Directors
  • Senior IT Executives
  • IT Managers and other senior business executives
  • CEOs
  • CIOs
  • CISOs
  • CDOs

Agenda

*Agenda Subject to Change*

7:30-8:30 NETWORKING BREAKFAST
7:30-9:00 REGISTRATION
9:00-9:20 WELCOME REMARKS
Jenny Fong , Regional Director , Greater China , Global Enterprise , Singte
9:20-9:50 OPENING KEYNOTE:
ARE YOU READY FOR THE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE NEW NORMAL INTERNET PLUS AGE?(Shenzhen)
Huang Yu , Senior Executive Advisor , Gao Feng Advisory Company

For your organisation to thrive in the digital world. It is no longer acceptable to treat digital as an afterthought. If technological advancements and digital disruption create a landscape of constant change, how would enterprise not fall victim to digital disruption, but catch and ride its waves to ensure business continuity? The speaker will examine the convergence of ICT and the economy, as well as its implications on enterprises. How should enterprises asses their business models to identify areas that need transformation.

BIG DATA APPLICATION IN INTERNET PLUS ERA(Beijing)
He Jian Wu, Director, Beijing Haidian District, Economic and Information Technology Office

9:50-10:20 KEYNOTE 1:
OVERTAKE OR BE OVERTAKEN: INSIGHTS TO SUCCEEDING IN THE DIGITAL AGE
Noel Law , Managing Consultant & Founder , OPO Global

In this session, the speaker will discuss with us on how the forces of digital disruption are playing out across various industry sectors, and what decisions and trade-offs that ICT leaders need to make when they are rethinking about the strategies of their companies in the “Internet Plus” age. Changes brought by these disruptions to the roles of ICT leaders are also substantial, and the speaker will share the common traits observed among the successful digital leaders.

10:20-10:50 KEYNOTE 2:
ACCELERATING DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION THROUGH OPTIMISING THE HYBRID CLOUD OPERATING MODEL
Sandip Gupta , Vice President , Cloud Business , Digital Enterprise , Singtel

Cloud services are at the forefront of digital transformation initiatives in businesses; yet, exactly where does this correlation lie? This keynote will offer audiences a framework on how to understand the key challenges of operating in a hybrid cloud environment, and identify issues encountered by organisations at varying stages of cloud maturity. It will also showcase how key customers, through their use of Singtel’s suite of cloud solutions, successfully built their sustainable capabilities in a hybrid cloud environment, and offer insights on how other organisations can adopt similar platforms.

10:50-11:15 TEA BREAK
11:15-11:45 KEYNOTE 3:
FUTURE-PROOF YOUR NETWORK WITH INTELLIGENT HYBRID NETWORKING
Tan Moe Hsiang , Associate Director , Business Products , Group Enterprise , Singtel

Enterprise networks are becoming critical facilitating factors in the successful implementation of your Cloud and Big Data strategies. Commercial deployment of Software Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) are providing enterprises with highly effective solutions for migrating traditional networks to the Cloud. This keynote presentation will share the latest developments in the fields of SD-WAN and NFV, as well as describe how enterprises can transform their networks to support new services and revenue streams.

11:45-12:30 PANEL DISCUSSION:
THE IMPACT OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION ON CHINA ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE
Huang Yu , Senior Executive Advisor , Gao Feng Advisory Company
Noel Law , Managing Consultant & Founder , OPO Global
Jocob Zhu , Secretary General , Industry 4.0 Club
Heng Wai Mun , Head of Hosting and Cloud Services , Business Products , Group Enterprise , Singtel
Unique Song , Director , AliCloud Global Marketplace Alliance Program ( Beijing)

China ICT leaders respond positively to the national internet plus strategy, accelerating the digital transition. However they face huge challenges on searching for solutions to help them juggle the demands of cost reduction, operational efficiency, simpler management and infinite scalability.

Besides, rapidly evolving enterprise application requirements, the cloud and mobile computing are placing stress on enterprise network to evolve into hybrid and application aware networking, and challenging enterprises to rethink network architectures to meet present and future needs. ICT leaders need to have an appropriate network architecture in place which has cloud, software defined, integrated infrastructure and security as the core elements.

In this panel discussion, you will hear from the panellist on how they have adopted emerging technologies to help modernize their traditional business. They will share their digital and cloud journey experience, business challenges, obstacles faced, and benefits realized through various emerging technologies, helping their businesses become more efficient and agile.

12:30-14:00 NETWORKING LUNCH

Confirmed Speakers

Sandip Gupta
Vice President
Cloud Business
Singtel Group Enterprise

Huang Yu
Senior Executive Advisor
Gao Feng Advisory Company

Noel Law
Managing Consultant & Founder
OPO Global

He Jian Wu
Director
Beijing Haidian District Economic and Information Technology Office

Heng Wai Mun
Head of Hosting and Cloud Services, Business Products
Singtel Group Enterprise

Unique Song
Director
AliCloud Global Marketplace Alliance Program

Jocob Zhu
Secretary General
Industry 4.0 Club

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