Venue: Online
09:00 - 09:35 ENTREPRENUERS VS VCS: TRUTHS LAID BARE

Opening Keynote Fireside Chat

Patrick Grove

Co-Founder & Group CEO, Catcha Group

Thomas G. Tsao

Co-Founder, Gobi Partners

09:40 - 10:15 CULTIVATING AN INNOVATIVE & ENTREPRENEURIAL CULTURE IN SEA’S NEW DIGITAL ERA

Panel Discussion

Nicola Eliot

Vice President, APAC, BBC StoryWorks

Marta Higuera

Managing Director & Partner, BCG Digital Ventures

Maria Li (Moderator)

COO, Tech In Asia

10:20 - 10:55 ASX TECH - THINKING OUTSIDE THE SQUARE

Panel Discussion

Hamish Stone

CEO & Managing Director, iCar Asia

Ed Clarke

Co-Founder & Managing Director, Yojee

Cecily Conroy

Partner & Head of ECM, KPMG Australia

Sasha Conoplia (Moderator)

Business Development Manager, Listings, ASX

11:05 - 11:20 3 CHECKOUT MISTAKES KILLING YOUR SALES

Keynote Presentation

Sarita Singh

Regional Growth Lead & Head of Southeast Asia, Stripe

11:25 - 11:40 OPTIMIZATION THROUGH PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS

Keynote Presentation

Samiha Alam

Head of Partnerships (Agency), SEAPAC, AppsFlyer

11:45 - 12:20 GAME-CHANGING BLUEPRINT TO CATAPULT MALAYSIA FORWARD AS THE BREEDING GROUND FOR ASEAN’S UNICORN

Panel Discussion

Gopi Ganesalingam

Chief Digital Industry Officer, MDEC

Rafiza Ghazali

Group CEO, Cradle Fund

Dash Dhakshinamoorthy (Moderator)

Founder, StartupMalaysia

12:25 - 13:00 A WORLD DISRUPTED: THE IMPACT OF GEOPOLITICS ON INVESTMENTS

Panel Discussion

Kabir Narang

Founding General Partner, B Capital Group

Thomas G. Tsao

Co-Founder, Gobi Partners

Melvin Hade

Partner , Global Founders Capital

Leon John Hermann (Moderator)

Venture Partner, Kejora Capital

14:00 - 14:35 WHY IS SAAS TAKING OVER THE WORLD

Panel Discussion

Tom Richardson

Head of Startups & SMB, APAC & Japan, Stripe

Rob Taylor

Head of New Markets, Zoom Video Communications

James Perry (Moderator)

Managing Director & Co- Head of APAC Technology Investment Banking, Citi

14:40 - 15:05 AGGREGATORS: THE NEXT WAVE OF ECOMMERCE & EXIT FOR BRANDS

Fireside Chat

Kiren Tanna

Founder & CEO, Una Brands

Vishal Harnal (Moderator)

Managing Partner, 500 Southeast Asia

15:10 - 15:45 REVOLUTIONISING FINTECH: IS EMBEDDED FINANCE THE FUTURE?

Panel Discussion

Mohandass Kalaichelvan

Co-Founder & CEO, Spenmo

Chee Mun Foong

Co-Founder & CTO, MoneyLion

Andrea Baronchelli

Co-Founder & CEO, Aspire

Varun Mittal (Moderator)

Author, The Fintech Nation Singapore

15:50 - 16:25 THE YEAR IS HERS, BREAKING RECORDS AND STATUS QUO

Panel Discussion

Cindy Kua

Co-Founder & CEO, Sunday

Emily Rich

Director of Startups, APAC, Microsoft

Lu Liu

Co-Founder & Special Advisor, JustCo

Paul Ark (Moderator)

Partner & Head of ESG, Gobi Partners

16:30 - 17:15 UNICORNS' PLAYGROUND: BEYOND THE BILLION DOLLAR RAINBOW

Panel Discussion

Aaron Tan

Co-Founder & CEO, Carro

Danny Yeung

Co-Founder & Group CEO, Prenetics

Rob Schimek

Group CEO, bolttech

Simone Martin (Moderator)

Managing Editor, KrASIA

09:10 - 09:50 UNICORNS' PLAYGROUND: HARNESSING DIGITAL INCLUSION IN INDONESIA, ABOVE & BEYOND

Panel Discussion

Moses Lo

Co-Founder & CEO, Xendit

Anderson Sumarli

Co-Founder & CEO, Ajaib

Shotaro Tani (Moderator)

Indonesia Correspondent, Nikkei Asia

09:55 - 10:30 DEFI-NING THE FUTURE OF FINANCE

Panel Discussion

Sean Lee

CEO, Algorand Foundation

Michael Wu

Co-Founder & CEO, Amber Group

Ken Chia

Head of APAC, Abra

David Low (Moderator)

General Manager, SEA & Australia, Luno

10:35 - 11:05 WHERE TECH MEETS EDUCATION: UPSKILLING IN THE 21st CENTURY

Fireside Chat

John Kim

Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Amasia

Andrew Barnes

Co-Founder & CEO, GO1

Franco Varona (Moderator)

Managing Partner, Foxmont Capital Partners

11:15 - 11:30 POWERING THE SMALL BUSINESS ECONOMY WITH CLOUD TECHNOLOGY

Keynote Presentation

Damien Tampling

Chief Strategy Officer, Xero

11:50 - 12:05 TECHNOLOGY COMMERCIALISATION ACCELERATOR

Keynote Presentation

Dzuleira Abu Bakar

Group CEO, Technology Park Malaysia

12:10 - 12:40 BUKALAPAK: HUMBLE BEGINNINGS TO INDONESIA'S BIGGEST IPO

Fireside Chat

Rachmat Kaimuddin

CEO, Bukalapak

Bill Reichert (Moderator)

Partner, Pegasus Tech Ventures

14:00 - 14:25 LESSONS FROM BUILDING A UNICORN - TAKING JAPAN’S TECH SUPERSTAR GLOBAL

CEO Grilling (Fireside Chat)

Edward Senju

CEO, Sansan

Ryoko Manabe (Moderator)

Managing Director, Endeavor Japan

14:30 - 15:05 SHAPING THE FUTURE: PHILIPPINES' GOLDEN AGE OF DIGITALISATION

Panel Discussion

Steve Sy

Founder & CEO, Great Deals E-Commerce

ER Rollan

Co-Founder & CEO, GrowSari

Rexy Josh Dorado

Co-Founder & President, Kumu

Ron Baetiong (Moderator)

Founder & CEO, Podcast Network Asia

15:10 - 15:45 INVESTING IN VIETNAM: SOUTHEAST ASIA'S RISING DIGITAL HUB

Panel Discussion

Erik Jonsson

Partner, Antler

Eddie Thai

General Partner, Ascend Vietnam Ventures & 500 Startups Vietnam

15:10 - 05:45 David Lang

Senior Advisor & CBO, VinAI Research

15:10 - 15:45 Bobby Liu (Moderator)

Director of Entrepreneur-In-Residence, Touchstone Partners

15:50 - 16:15 ASEAN UNICORNS: SCALING NEW HEIGHTS

Fireside Chat

Varun Ahuja

Vice President, Credit Suisse

James Watson (Moderator)

Director of Investments, Catcha Group

16:20 - 17:10 STARTUP WORLD CUP: SOUTHEAST ASIA REGIONAL (TOP15)

Batch #1

JUDGING PANEL:
Steven Wongsoredjo

Co-Founder & CEO, Super

David Fernando Audy

Operating Partner, East Ventures

Franco Varona

Managing Partner, Foxmont Capital Partners

Emily Rich

Director of Startups, APAC, Microsoft

TOP 15 FINALISTS:
Dennis Velasco

Founder & CEO, Prosperna

Winzendy Tedja

Founder & CEO, Yuna & Co

Terrence Hooi

Co-Founder & CEO, Singular

Kendrick Lay

Co-Founder & CEO, Supermama

Daimler Villena

Co-Founder, Cocotel

09:00 - 09:35 UP, DOWN & UP: WHAT IS GOING ON IN SPAC LAND AND WHAT ARE THE OPPORTUNITIES?

Panel Discussion

Jeffrey Chi

Vice Chairman, Vickers Venture Partners

Kit Wong

CFO, Catcha Investment Corp, Catcha Group

James Graf

CEO, Graf Acquisition Corp. IV

Adrian Aw

Director, APAC SPAC Coverage Lead, Cantor Fitzgerald

Olivia Poh (Moderator)

Journalist, The Business Times

09:40 - 10:05 INVESTOR SPOTLIGHT: INVESTING IN PEOPLE - BUILDING COMPANIES OF TOMORROW

Fireside Chat

Magnus Grimeland

Founder & CEO, Antler

Chris C. Anderson (Moderator)

Managing Editor, LinkedIn News Asia

10:10 - 10:45 GOING FROM SOUTHEAST ASIA TO US PUBLIC MARKETS

Panel Discussion

Laurent Junique

Founder & CEO, TDCX

Andy Tai

Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Delano Musafer

Head of Capital Markets, APAC, NYSE

Kit Wong (Moderator)

CFO, Catcha Investment Corp, Catcha Group

10:50 - 11:15 CEO GRILLING: FINACCEL LEADING THE PACK, FROM INDONESIA TO WALL STREET

Fireside Chat

Akshay Garg

Co-Founder & CEO, FinAccel

Allen Taylor (Moderator)

Managing Director, Endeavor Catalyst

11:20 - 11:35 TOP TECHNOLOGY TRENDS OF 2021: GLOBAL VS SOUTHEAST ASIA

Keynote Presentation

Leah Edwards

Partner, Pegasus Tech Ventures

11:40 - 12:15 NFTs: TOKENS THAT UNLOCK NEW POSSIBILITIES

Panel Discussion

Yat Siu

Co-Founder & Executive Chairman, Animoca Brands

Arif Khan

Founder & CEO, Alethea AI

Keith Rumjahn

Co-Founder & CEO, OliveX

Kevin Lim (Moderator)

Director, Blockchain @ Temasek

14:00 - 14:35 THE NEXT BIG THING IN FINTECH: $1 TRILLION BNPL BOOM

Panel Discussion

Ian Ow

Founder & CEO, Ablr

Sumit Kumar

Partner & Managing Director, BCG

Conor Lynch

VP, Head of Consumer Solutions, APAC, Visa

Amra Naidoo (Moderator)

Co-Founder & General Partner, Accelerating Asia

14:40 - 15:15 IT'S RAINING MEGA ROUNDS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA: VCs SHIFTING REGION FOCUS

Panel Discussion

David Fernando Audy

Operating Partner, Growth, East Ventures

Jessica Liu

Partner, AppWorks

Helen Wong

Founding Managing Partner, QR Ventures

Richie Wirjan (Moderator)

Executive VP, Kejora-SBI Orbit

15:20 - 15:35 CORPORATE INNOVATION BEST PRACTICES - WHAT MATTERS TO BE CORPORATE INNOVATORS

Keynote Presentation

Supachai Parchariyanon

Co-Founder & CEO, RISE

15:40 - 16:15 TAPPING INTO SOUTHEAST ASIA'S FOOD REVOLUTION OPPORTUNITIES

Panel Discussion

Utari Octavianty

Co-Founder & Chief Sustainability Officer, Aruna

Aldi Adrian Hartanto

Partner, Arise

Ben Cheah

Partner, Innoven Capital

Richard Skinner (Moderator)

Deals Strategy & Operations + Value Creation, APAC, PwC

16:20 - 17:10 STARTUP WORLD CUP: SOUTHEAST ASIA REGIONAL (TOP15)

Batch #2

JUDGING PANEL:
Leon John Hermann

Venture Partner, Kejora Capital

Kenneth Li

Managing Partner, MDI Ventures

Jessica Koh

Associate Director, SEA, Vertex Ventures

Celia Boyd

Co-Founder & Director, SHE Investments

TOP 15 FINALISTS:
Gabriel Lopez

Co-Founder & CTO, Medhyve

Jessica Marthin

Co-Founder, Grouu

Jeremy Mah

Co-Founder & CEO, NeuXP

Jonathan Aditya

Co-Founder & CEO, Rolmo

Huy Phung

Founder & CEO, Ship60

09:55 - 10:20 CLOUD, COMMUNITY AND OPEN SOURCE: BUILDING A SCALABLE TECH STACK FOR YOUR HIGH-GROWTH STARTUP

Fireside Chat

Gabe Monroy

Chief Product Officer, DigitalOcean

Prayaank Gupta (Moderator)

Vice President, Growth & Innovation, PRecious Communications

10:25 - 10:50 INVESTOR SPOTLIGHT: THE GOLDEN TRIFECTA OF SEA'S $1 TRILLION TECH STARTUP ECOSYSTEM

Fireside Chat

Amit Anand

Founding Partner, Jungle Ventures

Ka Kay Lum (Moderator)

Senior Writer, The Ken Southeast Asia

11:00 - 11:35 ENTREPRENEURS BACKING ENTREPRENEURS: GIVING BACK TO THE ECOSYSTEM

Fireside Chat

Eric Cheng

Co-Founder & Group CEO, Carsome

Khailee Ng

Managing Partner, 500 Global

11:40 - 12:15 FEEDING THE MASSES: APPETITE FOR CONTENT CREATION ERUPTS

Panel Discussion

Eugene Choi

CEO, Collab Asia

Althea Lim

Group CEO, Gushcloud International

Sarika Tulsyan

Chief Revenue Officer, POPS Worldwide

Lee Williamson (Moderator)

Regional Editorial Director, Generation T, Tatler Asia Group

12:20 - 12:55 RESISTING THE GREAT RESIGNATION

Panel Discussion

Mikko Perez

Founder, Chairman & CEO, Ayannah

See Wai Hun

CEO, JurisTech & iMoney

Riky Tenggara

Co-Founder, Ula

Adlin Yusman (Moderator)

Managing Director, Endeavor Malaysia

13:00 - 13:50 STARTUP WORLD CUP: SOUTHEAST ASIA REGIONAL (TOP15)

Batch #3

JUDGING PANEL:
Rajiv Ramanan

Director, Startup Program & Technology Alliances, Freshworks

Jessica Koh

Associate Director, SEA, Vertex Ventures

Neil Cheong

Manager, Entrepreneur Selection & Growth, Endeavor Malaysia

Justin Patrick

Venture Partner, Pegasus Tech Ventures

TOP 15 FINALISTS:
Sajid Bokhari

Country Head, Australia, Volopay

Jonathan Lau

Founder, Nervotec

Natalia Mykhaylova

CEO, WeavAir

Wei-Xiang Teoh

Founder & CEO, Versa Asia

Ian Chong

Co-Founder & CEO, OSbiome

14:00 - 14:35 PUTTING THE LEARNING WHEELS IN MOTION

Panel Discussion

Timothy Yu

Founder & CEO, Snapask

Xavier Anguera

Co-Founder, CTO & Chief Scientist, ELSA

Oscar Ramos (Moderator)

Partner, SOSV

Venue: Online
13:00 - 13:40 WOMEN INFLUENCING TECH: MENTOR HER FOR TOMORROW

Panel Discussion

Grace Ho

President, SWAT Mobility

Omuoy Heang

Co-Founder & CEO, Camsolution Technology

Gloria Ai

Founder, iAsk Media

Farrah Harith-McPherson (Moderator)

Managing Director, m/SIX