TIA-CONF-Virtual-08

OCTOBER 19 - 22, 2020

Southeast Asia’s Golden Age: 2021 and Beyond

Onward to recovery. How Asia’s tech potential and pandemic disruptions have aligned to create a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
About
Tech in Asia Conference Virtual

Southeast Asia’s tech ecosystem stands at the dawn of a Golden Age of economic growth and innovation. We have a singular opportunity to reshape how we work and how we live.

This year, the Tech in Asia Conference will explore the tech opportunities presented by the new Golden Age. To adjust to our new reality, we will also be going virtual as we aim to bring you the most relevant insights into four areas:

  • What are the emerging opportunities in Southeast Asia’s Golden Age
  • Which verticals, companies, and business models are driving new innovation in Asia’s tech scene
  • How the startup world will change in 2021 and beyond
  • How to accelerate your business toward recovery
It's the best tech conference
I've ever attended in Asia. "
Ben Horowitz
Co-Founder of Andreesen Horowitz

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FEATURED 2020 SPEAKERS

Rachmat Kaimuddin

CEO
Bukalapak

Jixun Foo

MANAGING PARTNER
GGV CAPITAL

Harry Moseley

Global CIO
Zoom

Helen Wong

Partner
Qiming Venture Partners

Jason Thompson

CEO
OVO

Vivek Sunder

COO
Swiggy

Hande Cilingir

Co-founder & CEO
Insider

Amit Saberwal

Founder & CEO
RedDoorz

Hussain M. Elius

CEO
Pathao

Sandhya Sriram

CEO
Shiok Meats

Max Rye

Co-founder and Chief Strategist
TurtleTree Labs

Dr. Ayesha Khanna

Co-Founder and CEO
ADDO. AI

Jean Thomas

Chief Marketing Officer
Pomelo Fashion

Tran Hai Linh

CEO
SENDO TECHNOLOGY JSC

Thia Kai Xin

Senior Data Scientist
Refinitiv Labs

Nicholas Nash

Managing Partner & Co-founder
Asia Partners

Kiran Kalakuntla

Founder & CEO
ekincare

Lim Jin Yin

COO
Phuture Foods

Michael Seibel

Partner & CEO
Y Combinator & YC’s Accelerator

Niraan de Silva

Managing Director
VNLIFE & VNPAY

Le Hong Minh

CEO
VNG CORPORATION

Stacy Stubblefield

Co-Founder & CIO
TeleSign

Kristo Käärmann

Co-Founder & CEO
TransferWise

Rahat Ahmed

Founding Partner & CEO
Anchorless Bangladesh

Claire Lim

Portfolio Growth Advisor
EME Myanmar

Amit Anand

Founding Partner
Jungle Ventures

Paolo S. Bugayong

Co-Founder & CEO
AIDE

Xin Yi Lim

Executive Director
Pinduoduo

Steven Wongsoredjo

CEO
Aplikasi Super

Zvi Schreiber

CEO
Freightos

Willson Cuaca

Co-Founder & Managing Partner
East Ventures

Divya Gokulnath

Co-Founder
BYJU’S

Timothy Young

General Manager APAC
DataRobot

Erwin Sikma

Founder & CEO
Impact Terra

Jonathan Sudharta

CEO & Co-founder
Halodoc

Rob Zuber

CTO
CircleCI

Ahmed Fahad

VP, Product
Pathao

Shashank Dixit

Founder & CEO
DESKERA

Hien Huynh

Co-Founder
Talad App

Juliana Lim

Executive Director
SGInnovate

Tedo Esmu Ziraga

VP, APAC Business Operations
Tinvio

Sarah Soewatdy

Co-Founder & COO
Rukita

Lim Cheng Teck Roy

CEO
perromart

Tyler Dimicco

Head of International PMO
TikTok

Ming Maa

PRESIDENT
GRAB
Why should you attend?
Tech in Asia Conference Virtual
  • Learn about the emerging trends for Southeast Asia’s Golden Age
  • Discover new opportunities and companies
  • Navigate, grow, and win for 2021 and beyond
Connect with tech founders, investors, and professionals via roundtable networking

Your time is precious, so you need to build relationships with those who matter. If you want to forge valuable connections, look no further than Tech in Asia Conference 2020 Virtual. For four days, you’ll have access to over 3,000 decision-makers, movers, and shakers. Just turn on your computer and webcam and you can start developing your network.

Elevate your product’s exposure at Virtual Startup Factory

Joining exhibits could be costly for an early-stage startup. With Virtual Startup Factory, your investment is worth more than what it costs – the potential leads and business prospects you’ll get from being an exhibitor at Tech in Asia Conference 2020 Virtual will pay itself out in the long-term. And this year, you can showcase your startup from home and eliminate travel costs but still get more eyeballs.

Seal the deal at our
Startup-Investor Speed Dating

With US$7.7 billion in funding for startups last year, Asia is an investment hotbed. Get your share of the pie through the online version of our Startup-Investor Speed Dating, which is designed to help  you meet with potential investors from across the region.

Pitch your business at
Startup Arena

How do you stand out from the crowd? One surefire way to do that is to pitch your startup in front of thousands of attendees, investors, and stakeholders. You’ll have to do it from home at this year’s Startup Arena Pitch Battle, but all eyes will still be on you . The winner will walk away with the grand prize as a bonus!

Explore
5 Tracks
4 Days

People & Operations

In normal times, startups have to manage their people and operations in an environment where resources are limited and there’s never enough time to improve. Learn from the experts in people and operations management so you can prepare to scale in 2021 and beyond.

Startup
Finance

Financial management, sound investing, and profitability have reemerged as essential skills to survive in competitive and dynamic industries. Learn from the best practices of industry leaders so you can wield financial management as a strategic and business tool.

Marketing & Sales

The rapid pace of digital transformation has picked up even more in 2020, placing more pressure on sales and marketing to quickly adapt touser behavior and adjust their strategies accordingly. Learn about the most important trends and tips on how to leverage digital technologies so you can identify great opportunities and watch out for potential risks.

Technology & Product

Whether you’re a startup or an enterprise, it’s important to keep an eye on technology and product trends and integrate those that align with your business goals so you don’t miss out.. Learn about the latest updates and developments that help you seize the moment and secure the future.

Green
Shoots

2020 has irrevocably upended the world as we know it, but opportunities for new ways of working and living abound. There will be incredible tech, product, and services winners emerging from this crisis. Get a head start on the innovations and startups that will lead the charge into Southeast Asia’s Golden Age.

AGENDA TEASER

SEA’s New Golden Age
Learn the new reality of SEA golden age and what it means for your business
Nicholas Nash
Nicholas Nash
Managing Partner & Co-founder
Asia Partners
The Future of Online Food Delivery
Learn to build, grow and expand a successful foodtech business
Vivek Sunder
Vivek Sunder
COO
Swiggy
Managing AI Talent Gap: Asia’s Perspective
Successfully manage AI talent issues in your company
Timothy Young
Timothy Young
General Manager APAC
DataRobot
Thia Kai Xin
Thia Kai Xin
Senior Data Scientist
Refinitiv Labs
Dr. Ayesha Khanna
Dr. Ayesha Khanna
Co-Founder and CEO
ADDO. AI
Bukalapak’s New CEO: First Year Reflections
Learn essential leadership qualities to succeed your business
Rachmat Kaimuddin
Rachmat Kaimuddin
CEO
Bukalapak
Is Bangladesh the Next Indonesia for Tech?
Learn startup business and investment opportunities offered by Bangladesh
Hussain Elius
Hussain Elius
CEO & Co-founder
Pathao
Zooming Ahead: Shaping a Future-Ready Workforce
Learn how to manage and sustain hyper business growth
Harry Moseley
Harry Moseley
Global CIO
Zoom
Food for Thought: Is SEA Ready for the Future of Food?
Tap the emerging alternative proteins business opportunities in SEA
Lim Jin Yin
Lim Jin Yin
COO
Phuture Foods
Max Rye
Max Rye
Co-founder and Chief Strategist
TurtleTree Labs
Sandhya Sriram
Sandhya Sriram
CEO
Shiok Meats
How OVO Turned Failures into Success
Learn to adapt for the changing market for success
Jason Thompson
Jason Thompson
CEO
OVO
Understanding CLV: Your Key to Building a Sustainable Business
Hande Cilingir
Hande Cilingir
Co-founder & CEO
Insider

Quality Content & Dialogue

FROM OUR PREVIOUS SPEAKERS

BEN HOROWITZ​ | CO-FOUNDER, A16Z

The Hard Thing About Hard Things

#TIATOKYO2015

As a founder and investor, Ben Horowitz has seen bubbles swell and burst and lived to tell the tales. In this very special fireside chat, he shares some of his hard-earned lessons about how to navigate the unpredictable world of tech.

ADI TATARKO​ | CEO, HOUZZ

Houzz builder

#TIASG2017

Houzz founder and CEO Adi Tatarko talks at Tech In Asia Singapore 2017 about how Houzz became a $4 billion company.

SOME OF OUR PREVIOUS SPEAKERS

Anthony Tan, founder of GrabTaxi, stands on the balcony of his new home overlooking the cityscape of Singapore. The company is currently one of the big startup success stories of Southeast Asia. Tan founded the company in 2012 in Malaysia. Today the taxi app is available in 21 cities across the region, and has raised a total of US$340 million in funding.

Anthony
Tan

Co-founder & CEO, Grab
1

Adi
Tatarko

CEO,
Houzz
2

Eduardo
Saverin

Co-founder, Facebook
3

Claire Hughes Johnson

COO,
Stripe
4

Ben
Horowitz

Co-founder,
a16z
William Tokped

WILLIAM
TANUWIJAYA

Co-Founder & CEO, Tokopedia

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