Theme 4: IoT, AI, Big Data




IoT, AI & Big Data, Tuesday 26 March 2019


Organiser’s Welcome Remarks

Nitin Mahajan

Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

Natasak Rodjanapiches

Host Opening Keynote Address: Accelerating Thailand’s digital economy

  • An overview of Thailand’s digital economy masterplan
  • What new ICT technologies is Thailand looking to invest in?
  • Opportunities for collaboration and partnership: How is the government looking to partner with solution providers

Dell EMC Keynote Address

Panel discussion

Opening Keynote Panel – A vision for tomorrow: Digital transformation for 2020 and beyond

With the advent of 5G and proliferation of IoT devices, the telecoms industry is at a turning point. Businesses and industries are impacted by digitalisation, driven by faster connectivity and higher bandwidth services as the crucial backbone.
  • Tapping into AI, big data, IoT – What new opportunities do they present in diversifying revenue streams and creating better products and experiences for customers?
  • How are operators leveraging on new hardware and software to achieve long-term efficiency gains and greater flexibility?
  • How are operators planning to overcome the challenge of legacy IT platforms and architecture to build digital capabilities?
  • Future gazing: What is your vision for the post-2020 landscape?

Morning Refreshments & Exhibition Visit

Smart City Strategy

Panel discussion
IoT, AI & Big Data

PANEL: Smarter telcos for smart cities in the IoT era

  • Smart cities – a testbed for developing technologies services of scale
  • Beyond providing connectivity, what opportunities can telcos tap into to support the vision of a smart city?
  • Developing a telecoms architecture that is robust and secure, yet open enough to enable innovation
  • What are the key success factors for telcos in smart city projects?
IoT, AI & Big Data

Telco Case Study: Smart City Strategy in APAC


Networking Lunch & Exhibition Visit

Strategy & Planning in the IoT era

Gordon Hou
IoT, AI & Big Data

Telco Case Study: Cloud Solution of IoT for anti-counterfeit service

Agung Enriko
IoT, AI & Big Data

Tapping on opportunities in the IoT ecosystem

- What are the challenges that players in the IoT ecosystem face with the increase in demand for connectivity- Reducing complexity when interfacing with multiple operators and local IoT platforms- How can operators support their customers’ IoT deployment from concept to commercialisation?
Pradeep Sreedharan
IoT, AI & Big Data

Telco Case Study: How can telcos support the IoT boom

Strategy and Planning in the IoT era

Nanami Isowa
IoT, AI & Big Data

Telco Case Study: NTT Communications

Asnee Wipatawate
IoT, AI & Big Data

From Concept to Implementation - Study of IoT deployment

Asnee Wipatawate, Head Of Enterprise Product And International Service, Advanced Info Service
Rob Van Den Dam
IoT, AI & Big Data

Fireside chat: How can telcos monetise IoT?

  • How can telcos tap on IoT as a new revenue stream? What are the new business models that will emerge?
  • Creating a differentiated and unique IoT strategy
  • Establishing partnerships with application providers and device vendors

Networking Refreshments & Exhibition Visit

Chee Keong Foong

Formulating regulatory frameworks for the future

  • Trends in telecommunications regulations
  • What do regulatory changes mean for industry and consumers?
  • What policies are needed to ensure continual investment in broadband infrastructure and development of the global internet economy?
Matthew Sturgess

Preparing for tomorrow’s cybersecurity challenges

  • What are the main threats facing the telecommunications industry?
  • How has the security landscape and what are the new emerging threats?
  • New privacy issues and implications to consider in the age of IoT
  • Developing a technology roadmap focused on cybersecurity applications for IoT
Panel discussion

Closing Keynote Plenary: Securing Global Network Infrastructure

With digital technologies gaining widespread adoption and driving innovation across industry verticals, the security landscape has evolved. This session looks at the new breed of threats and how telecom operators are planning to manage digital risks on their infrastructure.
  • How has the security landscape evolved and what are the new emerging threats?
  • As cyberthreats increase in frequency, scale and complexity, how is the industry working together to ensure security across the network on each layer?
  • How is the industry addressing challenges of data ownership and privacy?
  • With the diversification of portfolio, how have carriers integrate security services into their offerings and monetise added security services?
last published: 15/Feb/19 08:15

IoT, AI & Big Data, Wednesday 27 March 2019


Organiser’s Welcome Remarks


Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

Erik Meijer

Embracing a new wave of digitalisation: Deutsche Telekom’s journey

  • What are major steps that Deutsche Telekom has taken into digitalisation?o Transformation into a platform business modelo Challenges of digitalisation and how to overcome them?
  • How has Deutsche Telekom tapped into new technologies?o Application of AI, machine learning, blockchain technologies
  • Building an agile and innovative culture – What are the new ways to foster this culture

Keynote Address by VMWare


Fireside Chat: Scaling Netflix through Partnerships

  • How are media consumption patterns in Asia evolving? What are the opportunities arising from these changing patterns?
  • Which markets are the biggest sources of growth over the next few years?
  • Examining the importance of OTTs and telco partnerships
  • Content quality in an on-demand age – How to future proof service quality
Frank Sliwka

Leveraging on Asia’s booming eSports industry

  • Overview of the esports market landscape in Southeast Asia
  • Key factors behind the gaming boom in this region
  • What roles can telcos play in scaling up e-sports, content creation and distribution within the broader gaming ecosystem?
  • Strategies to connect and engage with millennial consumers

Exhibition Visit & Morning Refreshments


Roundtable 1: Cambodia


Roundtable 3: Indonesia


Roundtable 6: Myanmar


Roundtable 7: Philippines

Joel Lumanlan, Vice President, Smart Communications Inc

Roundtable 8: Thailand


Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

Big Data: Opportunities for Telcos

Shao Wei Ying
IoT, AI & Big Data

Unlocking the promise of big data for telecom

  • Strategic considerations for telcos aspiring to create value from Big Data
  • How can telcos monetise their customer insights through Big Data
  • Operating model and capabilities required to derive value from Big Data initiatives
  • New sources of revenue
Panel discussion
IoT, AI & Big Data

PANEL: Is data the new oil for telcos?

  • How can telecoms transform the surge in data volumes into an opportunity?
  • How can data analytics drive improvements in service optimisation, customer satisfaction and revenues?
  • Integration of big data – Overcoming challenges that can be faced during this process
  • How do you see your use of analytics evolving as we move towards a connected devices ecosystem?
  • How can telcos bridge the big data talent gap?

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

AI & Big Data Case Studies

Daniel Chae
IoT, AI & Big Data

Case Study: TANGO – SK Telecom’s AI-assisted network operation system

  • Application of TANGO to all telecommunications network of the company
  • How does the system utilise machine learning technology?
  • What benefits have TANGO delivered to the company?
Korakot Chaovavanich
IoT, AI & Big Data

Enhancing customer experience with AI

Winn Voravuthikunchai
IoT, AI & Big Data

Telecoms-data-as-a-Service: Unlocking the value of big data

Ahmed Saady Yaamin
IoT, AI & Big Data

Tapping on data analytics to improve the customer journey

  • Understanding customer usage and demand with data
  • Customer journey mapping with data and enabling personalization
  • How can customer data be capitalized on to improve the customer journey

Close of Telecoms World Asia 2019. See you next year!

last published: 15/Feb/19 08:15


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