Brunei Digital Ecosystem Summit

Details

This event is not hosted by BGM but seems like an interesting event and Tim will be attending

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/brunei-digital-ecosystem-summit-tickets-62422248626

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First-ever summit to discuss the issue for digital ecosystem growth on a national level.

Recap, together with their partners and supporters, Monk's Hill Ventures and Amazon Web Services present to you the Brunei Digital Ecosystem Summit.

Programme Details
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[08:00] Breakfast & Registration

[08:45]
Arrival of Guest of Honour
Recitation of Al-Fatihah and Doa Selamat
Welcoming Speech, Reez Nordin of Monk's Hill Ventures
Keynote Speech, Brunei National Economic Objectives for the Ecosystem by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Abdul Mutalib Bin Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia Dato Paduka Haji Mohammad Yusof, Minister of Transport and Infocommunications

[09:30]
An experience: Growing the Indonesian Digital Ecosystem by Sonny Sudaryana, Director at Ministry of ICT, Indonesia

[09:40]
Government Role in Ecosystem Development: A discussion on how the government can assist entrepreneurs improve the national ecosystem

Hj Jailani Hj Buntar, DCE at AITI*
Javed Ahmed, CEO at DARe*
Pak Sonny Sudaryana, Director at Ministry of ICT Indonesia

Moderated by Andrew Dy of Asia Inc Forum

[10:15]
The Evolution of the Telco: From unseen commodity to in-demand digital platform by Devin Edwards, Chief Marketing Officer at Progresif Cellular Sdn. Bhd

[10:25]
Chicken and egg question - Healthy Deal Flow vs Capital Availability: A discussion on how to maintain good deal flow in a tiny ecosystem

Lim Kuo-Yi, Managing Partner at Monk's Hill Ventures
Noorsurainah Tengah, Head of Absolute Return at Brunei Investment Agency
Rafiuddin Ghazaii, VP of Investment at SBI (B) Sdn Bhd

Moderated by Reez Nordin of Monks Hill Ventures

[11:25]
A Perspective on Building Regional Companies: How Founders Can Grow their Company Regionally

Paul Hadjy of Horangi Cyber Security.
Captain Saiful Bahrin. COO at Royal Brunei Airfines*
Devin Edwards. Chief Marketing Officer at Progresif Cellular

Moderated by Hadi Shafie Othman CEO of Recap

[12:15] Closing remarks by event organiser