Global Speakers

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SHAUN NORRIS

Global Head - Cloud Infrastructure Services

Standard Chartered Bank

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SAHIL GUPTA

Assistant Director

Ernst & Young

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SHASHANK SINGH

Digital Lead

Prudential Financial

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VENKATESH SUBBARAMAN

Regional Chief Operating Officer

ANZ

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JAISHANKAR SRINIVASAN

Chief Operations Officer

Deutsche Bank Singapore

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LOUISE MCCARTHY

Chief Operations Officer

Global Digital Transformation HSBC UK

Louise Mccarthy. Former COO- Global Digital IT transformation director at HSBC.  Finalist for Women in IT 2017.  Louise is an outstanding and dynamic inspirational CIO transformational and business change leader with over 35 years’ experience in some large private and public sector organisations. Also a highly respected in the technology, digital industry as a passionate, energized and transformational leader who achieves amazing results. She is valued at board level for design of complex technology and digital transformational visions, and strategy. The ability to take complex organisations with the need for transformation and align to business objectives. A background in finance and commercial giving the ability to see the wider picture and achieved commercial creativity.   Louise is also a role model for females in technology.

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PRAVEEN LALA

Regional Director

GE Digital

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RAGHURAM MUTHUKRISHNAN

Chief Development Officer

Star Health and Allied Insurance Co. Ltd

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PRAJIT DATTA

STA, Chief Date Scientist Organization

Bank of America

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YU CHIEN SIANG

Professor

National University of Singapore

Prof Yu Chien Siang was the Chief Innovation Officer (CIO) of a department in the Ministry of Home Affairs and later of Certis Cisco. In this role, he pioneered and developed new AI systems, i.e. embedded AI for low power and low cost edge systems, led a Malware and IoT Security Lab, as well as a Robotics and Drones Lab. Prior to this, he was the most senior Computer Security Consultant at the Singapore government. He was awarded the Carl Duisberg Gesellschaft Scholarship to pursue his studies at a German university and graduated as a Data Systems Engineer. During his study, he received training at the Siemens Research Laboratory and IBM R&D Laboratory in Boblingen. He has been working in the Civil Service since 1981 and was awarded National Day Honours, the Public Administration Medal (Silver) in 1993 and (Silver) Bar in 2004. He was also given the Cyber Security Hall of Fame in 2018, an inaugural professional category award from AISP and supported by the Cyber Security Agency.
He has been active in the fields of IT leadership, innovation development and its related cultural transformation and IT Security for more than 30 years. During this time, he led numerous national-level IT projects in information security such as the Electronic Road Pricing (ERP), Standard Operating Environment (SOE) etc., IoT security via the ANSES project and homeland security, developing workflow and people identification operational systems. He was instrumental in evolving many advanced systems architecture used in the public service and the fundamental mechanisms required for their large systems rollout. He invented unique low cost smart card readers, strong cryptographic systems, more efficient protocols and fault tolerant designs. He was also a pioneer in robotics cum drone and AI hacking and new ideas like adaptive security (Liquid Defence) and Security by Design.
In addition, he teaches the course on “Introduction to Cyber Crime”, but now renamed as “Introduction to Cyber Security” in his capacity as Adjunct Associate Professor at the Department of Mathematics of the National University of Singapore. He was an ex-President of the Singapore Microcomputer Society, a pioneer in the exploitation of microcomputers and a regular speaker at government events, being the founder of the Governmentware show. He has also been one of the judges for the RSA Innovation Sandbox since 2014. He is currently a member of ITSC, worked on ISO security standards and was involved in the early days of the AISP.

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ASHER LOY

Business Development Director

BT Global Services

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CLINTON TAY

Information Technology Generalist (RPA Programmer)

Singtel

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GREG GAJDEK

Manager, System Enhancements and Implementation, RPA

Resorts World Sentosa

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HUA XING CHEN

Head of Data and Analysis, Group Whole Sale

UOB

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ALAIN BOEY

Chief Technology Officer

Media Prima

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VINCE KASTEN

Head of Workflow Automation

Prudential Corporation Asia

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ANANJAN SANTRA

Program Manager, Transformation Office

AXA