Pillars of the Digital Economy DigiconAsia DX Solution Excellence Awards 2022 Virtual Fireside Chat

2022 August 162022 August 16
10:30 am10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Event Details

This is an exclusive Virtual Fireside Chat featuring thought leaders from among the winners of the DigiconAsia DX Solution Excellence Awards 2022:

  • FUJIFILM Business Innovation (Digital Innovator of the Year in Architecture, Engineering and Construction)
  • OutSystems (Digital Innovator of the Year in Energy, Utilities, and Mining and in Financial Services and Insurance)

Pillars of the Digital Economy

In this virtual fireside chat, DigiconAsia Editor-in-Chief, Victor Ng, will discuss with 3 regional industry thought leaders on what they believe are the key infrastructure, innovative and strategic prerequisites for organizations in Asia Pacific to thrive in the digital economy.

Date: 16th August 2022

Time: 10.30am to 12 noon (GMT +8)

Talking points:

  1. What are some key mindset shifts required among Board and C-suite leaders to create an innovative culture conducive to success in the digital economy?
  2. What are some key pillars for the digital economy – are areas such as digital banking, e-payments, e-logistics and smart supply chains, cybersecurity and data privacy, cloud and mobile apps, and edge data centers all necessary for this transformation?
  3. How critical is a ‘smart city’ foundation for intelligent enterprises to thrive?
  4. How would emerging technologies such as AI, digital twins, and advanced analytics impact the ‘metaverse’ where businesses have to exist in? What can we do about privacy and security in this world of mixed realities?
  5. How should talent be developed to keep pace with digitalization and the metaverse?
  6. What are some best practices and strategies to ensure purposeful and effective digital transformation for organizations, as they gear up for business in the metaverse?

Thought Leaders:

  1. Ken Soh

Group CIO, BH Global

  1. David Chan

Head of Business Solutions, Solutions & Services Business Group, Fujifilm Business Innovation Singapore Pte Ltd

  1. Abhishek Dubey

Manager, Solution Architecture – SEA/GCR, OutSystems


  1. Victor Ng, Editor-in-Chief, DigiconAsia


10.30am      Zoom session open for registration/login

10.40am      Opening – Housekeeping & Introduction (Moderator)

10.45am      Expert Panelists’ Self-Introduction

10.50am      Fireside Chat Begins

11.40am      Questions from the Audience

11.55am      Closing & Announcements