Conference Day 1 | 6 November 2019

Theme: Digitalisation and scaling up for business success.

0800

Registration & networking

0900
Chairperson’s opening remarks

Renee Tan, Founder, Rendeur (H.E.R Entrepreneur)

0910

Guest of Honour Speech

Digitalisation for Malaysia

0930

Keynote address

0950

Opening plenary: Exploring funding strategies for business growth

– Accelerating business growth through alternative financing

– Leveraging on green financing to maximize green transformation efficiency

– Overcoming financial challenges for business expansion using FinTech

1040
Speed networking

1050
Morning networking refreshment

1120
Panel discussion: Globalising your business through new-generation technologies

– Developing strategic e-commerce platforms to accelerate business growth through global sales 

– Driving international sales leads with social media marketing tools

– Accelerating the efficiency of sales-related transactions using payment gateways

1210
Accelerating SME expansion strategies through local support

– Utilizing local funding options to venture overseas

– Developing innovative and competitive strategies for business growth across borders

– Tapping on Public Private Partnership (PPP) for more accessible market entry

1240
Networking Lunch

1400
Panel discussion: Boosting productivity through implementation of the core technology pillars

– Harnessing the power of big data analytics for business strategy formulation

– Optimising workplace operations using AI & automation

– Leveraging on blockchain technologies to enhance data security and productivity

1450
Networking Break

1510
Round Table Discussion Briefing

1520

Opening of the round-table discussion:

A round-table discussion is like a mini workshop. 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 on the next round.

Round-table A: Peer-to-peer financing options for SMEs

Round-table B: E-commerce for businesses

Round-table C: Digitalisation 101 for SMEs

Round-table D: Implementing personal branding strategies to boost your business

1620
Closing remarks

1630
Networking Tea Extravaganza & Lucky Draw

1800
End of event

 

*The topics and speakers are subject to changes.