Theme 4: IoT




IoT, AI & Big Data, Tuesday 26 March 2019


Organiser’s Welcome Remarks


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

Title Sponsor Keynote Address

Available for Sponsorship – Contact Tajuddin Marhim @
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?
Saiful Hidayat, Director of Telkom Group Transformation Project, Telkom Indonesia

Morning Refreshments & Exhibition Visit

Smart City Strategy

Panel discussion
IoT, AI & Big Data

PANEL: Smarter telcos for smart cities

  • 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?
Hyun Joo Andy Lee, Executive Director/Team Leader, Global Business Group, Korea Telecom
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?
Agung Enriko, Coordinator IoT Platform, Telkom Indonesia
Pradeep Sreedharan
IoT, AI & Big Data

Telco Case Study: How can telcos support the IoT boom

Pradeep Sreedharan, Vice President - IoT Sales & Business Operations of UNLIMIT, Reliance Group

LPWAN & Development of the Smart City

IoT, AI & Big Data

Spurring smart city development with NB-IoT

Panel discussion
IoT, AI & Big Data

PANEL: Rise of LPWAN in Smart City Development

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: 12/Oct/18 11:06

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

Sponsor Keynote Address

Available for Sponsorship. Contact Tajuddin Marhim @
Tony Zameczkowski

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
Frank Sliwka, COO Asia, ESL - Turtle Entertainment

Exhibition Visit & Morning Refreshments


Roundtable 1: Cambodia


Roundtable 2: Indonesia


Roundtable 3: Laos


Roundtable 4: Malaysia


Roundtable 5: Myanmar


Roundtable 6: Philippines

Katrina Luna Aberlarde, President and CEO, PLDT Global and First Vice President, International and Carriers Business Group, PLDT

Roundtable 7: Thailand


Roundtable 8: Vietnam


Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

Big Data: Opportunities for Telcos

IoT, AI & Big Data

Big Data: Opportunities for Telcos

IoT, AI & Big Data

Big data: What’s your plan?

Pedro Uria-Recio
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?
Pramod Misra, Product Manager – Mobile Analytics, Vodafone India

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

AI & Big Data Case Studies

IoT, AI & Big Data

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

Korakot Chaovavanich
IoT, AI & Big Data

Enhancing customer experience with AI

IoT, AI & Big Data

Using big data in fraud detection and prevention


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

last published: 12/Oct/18 11:06


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