Day 1:Trending Topics & Innovators Insights

23 January 2019, 09:00 - 20:00

  • Gain insights on and discuss trending topics impacting your work today and tomorrow, from experts working cross-industries
  • Get the real and raw stories from innovators across industries,
    sharing their successes, failures and everything in between

9:15 - 9:30

Kick-Off & Welcome


Hans Balmaekers (Innov8rs)
Arinya Talerngsri (SEAC)

9:30 - 12:30

Trending Topic Talks

The only plenary segment of our events. This is where you understand trends impacting every industry, and learn new strategies, frameworks and ideas to further improve your innovation engine from global thought leaders.

Age Of Exponential Disruption: How 3 New Disruptions Will Create The Perfect Storm For Innovation

Charlie Ang Singapore

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Solving The Transformation Equation

Scott Anthony

Innosight. Singapore

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How To Measure And Fund Innovation

Dan Toma

The Corporate Startup. Germany

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10:45 - 11:15

Coffee, cookies and conversations

Discuss your challenges with these speakers over coffee, or meet your peers from other companies during this break.

How to Make Innovation Better at Your Company

Stefan Lindegaard

Silicon Valley Fast Track. Denmark

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The Innovator’s Purpose: The Importance of Personal Leadership And Organisational Transformation In The Digital Age

Natalie Turner

The Entheo Network. Malaysia

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An ASEAN Organization’s Culture Must Support The Systems Of Innovation To Create Value

William Malek

Innovation Center Delivery Team Lead at SEAC

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12:30 - 13:30

Networking Lunch

13:30 - 16:00

Innovators Insights

Get insights into what's working across industries, and benchmark your performance with how leading brands are doing innovation. After the talks, there's room for conversation so bring your questions.

Track 1

Ahead in Digital Transformation

Anna Choi

Head of Digitalization, Asia Pacific at Schindler

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The Explorium Offer

Mikkel Hansen

Program & Partnerships Lead at Li & Fung Explorium Hong Kong

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Vince Tobias

Head of Innovation, Ayala Corporation

How Do We Reinvent Ourselves And The Existing Business Model

Kim Krogh-Anderson

Senior Vice President Head of Global Technology Strategy, Telenor

The Journey of AIS Transformation

Kantima Lerlertyuttitham

Chief Human Resources Officer at AIS

Reinventing Sales At SAP – Lessons Learned From Our Design Thinking Journey

Koert Breebaart

Vice President, Digital Leader for Conglomerates Industry in Asia, SAP

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Track 2

Finding and Climbing the New S-Curve

Suwat Meemook

EVP at Bangchak Initiative and Innovation Center

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Translation from Consumer Insight to Product Innovation

Dr. Tunyawat Kasemsuwan

Director of the Global Innovation Center at Thai Union Group

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Innovation Using The Idea Tree Framework

Manoj Kaushal

Innovation Champion and Idea Coach at Cyient

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Experimenting In The Insurance Industry

Nikki Chavengsub

Vice President of Direct Business at Generali Thailand

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Designing for the Next Generation of Digital Customers

Famida Alonto

Head of Innovation, InLife Innovation Lab at Insular Life

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The Innovators Mindset

Ken Ding

Head of Product Innovation Team (SEA & Oceania), Samsung Electronics

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Track 3

Intrapreneurship: Can Large Corporates Innovate Like A Startup?

Kapil Kane

Director of Innovation at Intel China

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Hacking Innovation

Angela Bee Chan

Innovation Lead at Schneider Electric Pacific Zone

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Sprinting at Sunway

Leonard Chew

Manager, Group IT – Head, Innovation and Transformation at Sunway

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Digital Amoeba – Democratising Decision Making Of Corporate Innovation

Fauzan Feisal

CEO Digital Amoeba Program at Telekomunikasi Indonesia

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Innovation Through Collaboration

Barbara Guerpillon

Director – Unilever Foundry SEAA and New Business Growth

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Innovating Outside The Building

Van Tran

Former Product Manager at AIA, now at Wizeline

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16:30 - 17:30

DisCo Dates

Building on the topics as covered during the day, it's time to discuss your insights from the sessions as well as your challenges in small groups during the Discussion-Collaboration Dates.

Facilitated DisCo Dates:

Leading with the Silicon Valley mindset
Stefan Lindegaard

A framework for creating successful corporate ventures
Ben Richardson (HUBBA)

Accelerators around SE Asia
Ron Premmaneesakul (RISE)

Social Innovation: Doing Good and Doing Well
Dana Blouin (SEAC), Rosario Juan, Anthony Tan

Plus the opportunity to form your own group or join other groups covering the topic of your choice.

17:30 - 19:30

Networking Drinks @ SEAC Innovation Garage

Be the first to see and experience Bangkok’s coolest and newest innovation space. SEAC’s Innovation Garage defines a new approach to learning as part of a unique model that blends online, in-class, social, and workplace learning through our YourNextU (YNU) platform and app.

Beyond being amongst the first to experience the Innovation Garage, we’ll share our innovation journey from empathy through to execution – and all our lessons learned along the road to launching a model that’s transforming learning throughout life’s journey and across Southeast Asia.

Oh, and we’ll also be serving drinks and food too, so there’ll be nourishment for the body and the imagination. We can’t wait to see you all!

Day 2:Work Your Challenges

24 January 2019, 09:00 - 17:30

  • Sharpen your saw and develop new skills
  • Experiment with new methods, tools and techniques
  • Share challenges and explore solutions with experts and peers

Learning Labs

You'll work with the best and brightest innovation experts on your challenges in hands-on workshops. Discover new frameworks, learn new skills and experiment with new tools and techniques - you'll leave with actual to do's for once you're back in the office.

9:00 - 10:30

Round 1

How to Effectively Partner with Startups to Drive Corporate Innovation

Steve Glaveski

Collective Campus, Melbourne

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The Google Culture for Innovation

Jay Jenkins & Prateek Khincha

Google Singapore

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Launching and Landing Strategic Moonshots

Scott Anthony

Innosight, Singapore

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11:00 - 12:30

Round 2

Discover Your Innovation Strengths And Live Your Innovation Purpose

Natalie Turner

The Entheo Network, Malaysia

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Tips for Governing Innovation

Dan Toma

The Corporate Startup, Germany

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Explorium Co-Build Salon

Mikkel Hansen
Li & Fung Explorium Hong Kong

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Executing Social Innovation That Delivers a Bottom Line

William Malek

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13:30 - 15:00

Round 3

Culture Hack

Anna Simpson

Flux Compass, Hong Kong

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Outside-in Open Innovation: Choosing the Right Battles? Stakeholder Engagement to Traction

Nishtha Mehta
CollabCentral, China/India

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To Become An Exponential Organization For 10x Growth, Start With Your MTP

Clarence Tan

ExO Works, Australia

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15:30 - 16:30

Enlightening Exchanges

We will make sure you won't leave with any question left unanswered. Take this opportunity to talk with the speakers and participants with solutions to your challenges, and connect with your peers to reach out to for support once back in the office.

16:30 - 17:00

Wrap Up & Closing

Hans Balmaekers (#Innov8rs)

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