H.E.R Asia 2018 Program


800 Registration & networking
900 Chairperson’s opening remarks
Renee Tan, Founder, Rendeur (H.E.R Entrepreneur)
910 Guest-of-Honour Opening Address
HER Leadership
Keynote address & fireside chat: Rediscovering, Redefining and Reigniting HER
Re-discovering your potential & excelling in untapped boundaries
Re-defining success & your role: Maintaining the perfect balance in career & family
Re-igniting your passion & reversing the impossible
May Ooi, ONE Athelete, Former Olympian, ONE Championship, Singapore
Jutta Kleinschmidt, Founder, Only Woman Dakar Rally Car Racing WinnerGreen Energy Wallet, Germany
1020 Speed networking
1030 Morning networking refreshment
Scaling-up & Growth Strategies
Panel: Adopting the right mind-set and robust growth strategies to scale a small business
Growth & globalisation: Exploring the consideration factors for scaling-up
Implementing cross-border or public-private partnerships for expanded opportunities
Financing future growth strategically to bridge the gap to expanding business needs
Anna Lim, Co-founder, The Soup Spoon, Singapore
Steen Puggaard, Former CEO, 4Fingers Fried Chicken, Singapore
Sabrina Tan, Founder, CEO, Skin Inc, Singapore
Dr Ong Siew Hwa, Chairman of BioSingapore, Director & Chief Scientist, Acumen Research Laboratories, Singapore
New Generation Businesses
Panel: Developing sustainability and continuity in new generation businesses
Implementing effective business strategies to meet the demands of the new generation consumers
Transforming traditional businesses through digitalisation to increase productivity and efficiency
Legacy planning: Business processes and strategies to ensuring continuity in businesses
Jamie Lim, Regional Marketing Director, Scanteak, Singapore
Wendy Ng, Managing Director, Bloomdale, Singapore
Ummi Abdullah, Founder, DUA Group, Singapore
Peter Quek, Regional Sales Director, NetSuite, Singapore
1220 Networking Lunch
Navigating Digital Disruption
Panel: Winning in a digitised world through new-age digital strategy and capabilities
Implementing omni-channel strategies to create experience and convenience for customers
Paving the way for global growth through e-commerce strategies
Transforming traditional businesses through digitalising processes
Wendy Liu, Co-Founder and CEO, ezbuy, Singapore
Syafiq Yussoff, CEO, Riverwood Logistics, Singapore
Samira Shihab, CEO, Tinkerlust, Indonesia
Rhonda Wong, CEO, ohmyhome, Singapore
Business Strategy Round Table Discussions​
Attendees get to choose their roundtable topic of choice. Each round table discussion takes 30 mins where the roundtable facilitator will be presenting about the topic and attendees could share their challenges and ask questions during the intimate round-table session. Attendees may rotate to another topic of choice
1400-1530 Harnessing Your IP Assets
Dr Anna Fong, IP Strategist, IP Value Lab
Digital marketing strategies
Growth & scaling up strategies
Funding & capital raising strategies
1530 How SMEs Can Tap on Government Schemes to Scale
Shura Ishak, Senior Business Advisor, SME Centre @ SMCCI, Singapore
Manisah Sapari, Business Advisor, SME Centre @ SMCCI, Singapore
1630 Closing remarks
1640 Networking tea party & lucky draw
1800 End of event