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EVENTS

ABOUT MTM2020

November will see the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) launch Malaysia Tech Month 2020 (MTM 2020). A month-long curation of the very best in digital and technology keynotes, workshops and discussion panels, this inaugural event will feature visionary leaders and insightful investors as they share why they chose to operate in Malaysia. This will also include a massive showcase of the country’s world-class innovations and digital platforms for the world to see.

OBJECTIVE & OUTCOMES

Fostering digitally-powered talent

Exhibiting Malaysians digital-leaping and elevating their IR4-readiness.

Forging digitally-powered businesses

Exhibiting a phenomenal spurt in digitalisation and businesses en-route to being global tech champs.

Fuelling digital-sector investments

Exhibiting Malaysia as a fertile ground for investments and epitome of a digital home.

Expand Ecosystem

Uniting and harnessing the strengths the tech ecosystem.

Establish Confidence in Digital Economy

The ‘winning-formula’ that will set the course forward for Malaysia to thrive in the IR4 era and drive shared prosperity for all Malaysians.

 

Event Highlights

23 – 27 Nov 2020

Digital Investment Summit

Aimed at elevating Malaysia as a premier digital tech and services hub, and the Heart of Digital ASEAN, this fully virtual event will feature a series of live webinars, tech and talent ecosystem and locations showcase.

3 – 6 Nov 2020

Wild Digital Southeast Asia 2020 : Virtual Edition

WILD DIGITAL SOUTHEAST ASIA 2020 is now taking place virtually from 3rd to 6th of November, bringing 4 days of first-class content to you!

Expect the same (or better) Wild Digital experience in this online edition. Get ready to network with 3000+ attendees around the world, hear from 180+ eminent speakers and watch live broadcast of 60+ sessions, within the comfort of your own home or from your office desk.

10 – 11 Nov 2020

Reinventing Malaysia’s Digital Economy

Digitisation and digitalisation of the economy are at the forefront of societal change today, as countries emerge from a debilitating pandemic and face the challenges of recovery in the new normal. This unique and unprecedented moment has unleashed structural changes without parallel in recent living memory.

20 – 21 Nov 2020

DataKita Pulse

In conjunction with Malaysia Tech Month 2020 (MTM 2020), Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) is organising DataKITA.Pulse to inspire businesses to embrace data in their digitally-powered businesses, while enabling them to connect with like-minded people.

We have lined-up several key industry thought leaders and trailblazers speaking from first-hand experience in data to INSPIRE your data transformation journey.

18 – 20 Nov 2020

TechFest LIVE! Ft Road To WCIT Malaysia

A 3-day digital festival to be enjoyed both virtually and through specially curated physical events as well as live broadcasted conversations to keep technology to its promise of bringing good to humanity. All from George Town, a UNESCO’s World Heritage Site in Penang on 18 – 20 November 2020.

16 – 29 Nov 2020

LEVEL UP KL: Play Day

LEVEL UP KL is Southeast Asia’s Games Festival; designed to CONNECT, LEARN, INSPIRE and CELEBRATE video game related cultures. The Biz Day objective is to bring together both local and international players to the regional game development scene in Southeast Asia and provides a platform for players in the industry to interact, learn and share knowledge.

Events Schedule

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Key Speakers

YB Dato’ Saifuddin Abdullah

Minister

Ministry of Communications and Multimedia

Datuk Wira Dr Hj. Rais Hussin Mohamed Ariff

Chairman

Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)

Surina Shukri

Chief Executive Officer

Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)

Randi Zuckerberg

Former Head of Marketing

Zuckerberg Media

Alexander Stubb

Former Prime Minister of Finland & Vice-President of the European Investment Bank

Danny Leong

Group CEO

GHL Systems Berhad

Patrick Grove

Co-Founder & Group Chief Executive Officer

Catcha Group

Karamjit Singh

Chief Executive Officer

Digital News Asia

Khailee Ng

Managing Partner

500 Startups

Sunil Coushik

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Boole Technologies

Stephanie Ping

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

WORQ Coworking Space

Francesco Argento

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Ezyspark

Sophie Kamaruddin

Reporter

Bloomberg TV

Maran Virumandi

Founder & Managing Director

DoctorOnCall

Lennise Ng

Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder

Dropee

Rene Bernard

Managing Director & Co-Founder

LuxTag.io.

Joel Tay

Chief Executive Officer

Soft Space

Chan Kok Long

Co-Founder & Executive Director

iPay88

Yong Kai Ping

Chief Executive

Selangor Information Technology and E-Commerce Council (SITEC)

Khoo Hsu Chuang

Managing Director

KHC Ventures Sdn Bhd/Do More

Saemin Ahn

Managing Partner

Rakuten Ventures

Sudev Bangah

Managing Director

International Data Corporation (IDC) ASEAN

Sabran Samsuri

Chief Operating Officer

Inari Technology Sdn. Bhd

Raymond Siva

Chief Marketing Officer

Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)

Stephanie Sitt

Co-Founder

Inmagine

Vikram Bharati

Founder

Draper Startup House

Thomas Tsao

Co-Founder

Gobi Partners

Wai Hong Fong

Chieftain & Co-Founder

StoreHub

Rafidz Rasiddi

Chief Strategy Officer

Merchantrade Asia

Chris Leong

Chief Strategy Officer

Soft Space

Lim Chee Siong

Vice President

Malaysia Cloud & AI Business Group

Jasmine Ng

Chief Revenue Officer

iPay88

Aiza Azreen

Former Director, Strategic Development

Boost by Axiata

Mahama Samir Bandaogo

Economist

World Bank

Low Ngai Yuen

Chief Executive Officer

WCIT

Gopi Ganesalingam

Vice President – Global Growth Acceleration (GGA)

Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)

Joel Neoh

Founder

Fave

Glenn Tasky

Director, Financial Stability, Supervision, and Payments

The SEACEN Centre

Freda Liu

Broadcast Journalist & Moderator

Erman Akinci

Co-Founder

Common Ground Works

Tai Yee Meng

Services Director

DELMIA Quintiq GDC Services, Dassault Systèmes

Taavi Kotka

Entrepreneur & Former Estonian Chief Information Officer

Estonian Government

Harry Moseley

Global Chief Information Officer

Zoom Video Communications

Low Huoi Seong

Chief Executive Officer

Vision Animation

Tan Eng Tong

Vice President – Strategic Management

Silterra

Anwar Jumabhoy

Speaker & Coach

Profitability (SEA) Sdn Bhd

Joe Khoo

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

iStore iSend

Johary Mustapha

Founder & CEO

Forest Interactive

Chin Wei Min

Executive Director

Digital Strategy & Innovation, Securities Commission

Amir Zakwan Anuar

Chief Strategy Officer

Aerodyne Group

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