|17 October 2019||10:00am - 1:00pm|
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As Malaysia moves towards innovation and industry digitalisation and blockchain technology as one of the enablers, empowering the community of what blockchain can potentially be serving to the public and understanding from the key players perspectives will give the community a sound knowledge of blockchain technology moving forward to digitalisation.
|10:30 AM||IBV Introduction|
|11:00 AM||Industry Digitalisation: Traceability in Supply Chain
Speaker: Steve (WowTrace)
|11:30 AM||Panel Discussion: Industry potential blockchain applications
Moderator: Harith (ETHKL)
Speaker: Steve (WowTrace)
Speaker: Cris (IBV)
Speaker: Harpreet (Blocklime)
Speaker: Dzof (DNA)
|12:00 PM||Q&A Session|
|12:20 PM||Networking & End|
Managing Director, WowTrace
He used to be an Executive Assistant to CEO of HD SAISON – one of the largest and oldest consumer finance companies in Vietnam. He also acted as Business Development and Finance Analysis/Analytics positions at various international companies.
Finding and believing that blockchain technology shall play an influential role in all existing industries, he decided to join WOWTRACE to prove and turn this belief into reality soon.
He graduated with Merit as a Master of Finance from Massey University (New Zealand), with more than ten years of working experience in multiple industries.
Regional Head, Managing Director Infinity Blockchain Ventures
Cris Tran is the Regional Head and Managing Director of Infinity Blockchain Ventures (IBV). IBV is dynamic consulting and development firm dedicated to providing practical blockchain solutions that can be used seamlessly. He is also the Director with QRC Group, the world’s largest investment company working at the intersection of Blockchain and RegTech with offices in Hong Kong and Japan.
Cris is currently managing projects and key products of QRC Group globally. Prior to this, Cris was the Senior Lead for Frost & Sullivan, a global management coninsultg firm, based out in Singapore and specialized in Digital Transformation. Today, he is one of the region’s most sought-after speakers and thought leaders, frequently featured in leading media, namely Bloomberg, Forbes, Nikkei, Straits Times. His mission is to create reverse-innovation which is to transform the world from Asia, starting with Blockchain.
CEO & Co-Founder, Blocklime
Harpreet has diverse experience in software development, blockchain development, and information technology. Harpreet envisions a future where blockchain is integrated into everyone’s daily lives, and he firmly believes that blockchain’s applicability can be extended beyond financial and asset management. With this vision, he founded Blocklime, a Malaysian-based blockchain company.
He has also started on thought leadership focusing on blockchain technology and its potential applications in fintech, insurtech, and regtech. He believes that it is crucial to build talents and blockchain communities by conducting blockchain trainings held by Blocklime Academy. He envisions that the potential and impact of DLT technologies will be great for the betterment of society and acts as an enabler to pave access to the adoption of DLT technologies.
Editor, Digital News Asia
Dzof Azmi is currently a contributing editor for Digital News Asia and writes a column for The Star Malaysia. His background is in Maths and Computer Science, has worked for organizations such as MDC (which is now known as MDEC) and Talent Corporation Malaysia, and in between has written scripts for documentaries and television shows.
Harith leads the Data Analytics team at HelloGold, ensuring that the company is data-informed. Previously, he was part of the core team that launched the HelloGold Foundation Token Sale raising the equivalent of USD 5 million dollars. In his spare time Harith organises ETHKL meetups, a meetup focusing on Ethereum tech and applications.
Prior to joining HelloGold, Harith was in field force project management at Great Eastern Life, Malaysia’s largest life insurance provider. Harith also has experience as a researcher and producer for BFM 89.9 and graduated magna cum laude with a BSc in Actuarial Science from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.