MaxisONE Business
Digital SME Conference 2015

Say goodbye to sky-high shop rents, dust-collecting cabinets and rush-hour trafic, forever. Today, you can create a winning business strategy with your partners from anywhere in the world. Or break a personal record as you close a million-dollar deal over a conference call right in your living room. This is what the MaxisOne Business Digital SME Conference 2015 is about: Breaking free from yesterday and embracing the new ways of working.

Let our all-star line-up of digital heavyweights inspire you with insights and hard-earned knowledge. Learn how to practically apply them to your own business. Buckle up, it's time to launch your business to new heights.

They came. They saw.
They transformed.

Business in a digital world, that is. Rub shoulders with the most innovative business leaders. Learn from their real-life experiences and mistakes. Gain fresh perspectives on your business. Go home armed with new ideas as you start to master digital in your own right.

Morten Lundal

Morten Lundal

CEO, Maxis Berhad

Morten once said about the internet: “One can have a simple device and yet have the same information on a mountain top in Kenya as you do in Wall Street”. He believes in a ‘What’s Next’ mindset - not just for creating game-changing products, but also improving anything customers are passionate about.

Connect with Morten

Masaya Ueno

Masaya Ueno

Director of Rakuten Asia Pte Ltd, Head of Asia PR

Responsible for launching the e-commerce giant, Rakuten in Malaysia and leading its operational growth, Masaya carries with him 10 years of experience in business development and corporate planning focused on the retail sector.

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Azran Osman-Rani

Azran Osman-Rani

Chief Operation Officer, iflix Group. Chief Executive Officer, iflix Malaysia

Azran has proven that world-beating breakthrough innovation need not be high tech or complex with his technology media start-up which has become Southeast Asia's leading Internet TV service.

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Leon Foong

Leon Foong

General Manager, Uber Malaysia

Leon is responsible for scaling and growing Uber's operations since its launch. UberX, the first of its kind, was launched by Leon, with the intention of providing an affordable transportation option for Malaysians who choose not to drive.

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Young D. Kim

Young D. Kim

Vice President, Strategic Relations and Solution Initiatives, Mobile Division Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Kim joined Samsung Electronics only a year ago but brought with him over 30 years of experience. He has held positions in charge of sales, marketing, product and consulting services group.

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Kalyani Nair

Kalyani Nair

Head of Virtual Banking & Payments, Community Financial Services, Maybank Malaysia

Kalyani is a strong advocate for innovation in digital banking and has pioneered a number of innovative services in the online & mobile space.

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Prashant Pathmanaban

Prashant Pathmanaban

Industry Head, Google Malaysia

With 10 years’ experience, Prashant is a familiar name in the digital marketing and publishing world. He partners with big industry players to deliver the best digital solutions.

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Ananthram Balakrishnan

Ananthram Balakrishnan

Business Group Lead, Apps & Services Marketing, Microsoft Malaysia

With over 21 years' experience in the IT industry, Ananth is a driven leader passionate about Microsoft's mission to empower every person and every organization to achieve more through Microsoft's innovative cloud services.

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Wai Hong Fong

Wai Hong Fong

Chieftain / Co-Founder, StoreHub

Since the early days of e-commerce, he's founded multiple online businesses and has done everything from making high-level management calls to building websites to packing products at the warehouse. In 2011, he was named Australia's Best Young Entrepreneur by StartupSmart.

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Kevin Lee

Kevin Lee

Head of SME Business,
Maxis Berhad

With 16 years of experience in the IT, banking and telecommunications industry, equipped with strong business mindset and technical background, Kevin is responsible for managing the Maxis Enterprise business portfolio and setting up the new M2M business unit.

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Danny Low

Danny Low

Head of M2M Market Engagement,
Maxis Enterprise

Over 15 years’ experience, Danny is involved in the telecommunications transformation journey from pure mobile voice and text to what is now digital data and communication via smart devices, and the upcoming Internet of Things that will change how the SMEs operate.

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Goon Chee Hung

Goon Chee Hung

CEO, Asia Pacific Digital

Goon leads the Malaysian arm for APD, an up and coming Digital Solutions Agency and has (proudly) survived the digital scene for more than 14 years in Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam.

Connect with Goon

Tim Sharp

Tim Sharp

Head of Social Media,
Asia Pacific Digital

Tim drives the cutting-edge use of social platforms and creates best-in-class digital strategies for brands of all shapes and sizes.

Connect with Tim

Justin Keh

Justin Keh

Strategic Partner Manager,
Google APAC

Justin is responsible for driving Google's channel partnerships program across a portfolio of key partners who provide in-depth AdWords expertise.
Danny Tang

Danny Tang

Director,
Enterprise Business, Samsung Malaysia Electronics

Danny Tang heads the Operator Support department in Samsung Malaysia’s Enterprise Division and works with all operators to enable Samsung’s solutions adoption for the government, large enterprises and SMEs.
William Tan

William Tan

Finance Director,
MyKuali

Trained in the area of Corporate Finance, specializing in financial modeling, budgeting, business planning and management reporting, William is one of the shareholders of Sky Thomas Food Industries Sdn Bhd and is responsible for the organization's strategic and organic growth.
Sulin Laus

Sulin Lau

Head of Marketing Services,
Maxis Berhad

Sulin currently oversees brand, media, digital, social and customer insight for Maxis. Before Maxis, she spent 15+ years poking around advertising, marketing, media and the internet. Took a year off to bartend, write miserable fiction, volunteer for San Francisco-based Kiva.org and finally, to create Think Things (www.thinkthings.co).
Elaine Lee

Elaine Lee

Manager of Asia PR,
Rakuten Asia

She first joined Rakuten Singapore's E-Commerce team while it was in its infancy and played a pivotal role in the lead up to the official launch of the Rakuten Singapore Marketplace.
Prashan Chitty

Prashan Chitty

Founder and CEO,
Paranormal Group

Focused on social influence, Paranormal was set up in 2012 and has since grown to become one of the industry giants with clients such as Maxis, Samsung, Nestle and many others.
Tarek Mando

Tarek Mando

Partner Channel Development Manager, Microsoft Malaysia

With 10 years' experience in the IT industry, he focuses on helping organizations, distributors and resellers in maximizing the benefits and understanding the value of Cloud.
Kenny Choong

Kenny Choong

Uber Everywhere General Manager, Malaysia

Kenny is the Uber Everywhere General Manager for Malaysia. He heads the expansion of Uber in Malaysia. Prior to joining Uber, he worked at Philip Morris International, PwC Advisory and was the founder of GRID 9 . He is a graduate of University of Sydney and MBA from Melbourne Business School.

*Please note that all topics, time and speakers are subject to change and are strictly for reference only.

The fastest way to transform your business

Practical, easy-to-apply insights. Plug-and-play business advice. Simple digital tutorials. Get caught up on decades of digital best-practices for business in a single day. This conference is the fastest way to get you started on the new ways of working. Here’s a little taste of what you can expect:

How to be the frontrunner in always-on-world

How to be ahead in an always-on world

With 250,000 new businesses emerging yearly in Malaysia, going digital is your greatest competitive advantage.

Get surefire tips from industry leaders on how to rise above the rest, seize opportunities and be the trend that others ride on.

How to change your customers status to “loyal”

How to engage your customers effectively

66% of Malaysians are online. That's a readily-available space for you to connect with your customers and tap into new opportunities.

Learn how digital tools can help you reach the right people, understand your consumers and keep them happy.

How to digitalise and transform internal operations

How to digitalise and transform internal operations

In today’s fast-moving world, operational flexibility and efficiency are essential to overall success.

Get hands-on training by best-in-class digital gurus on how to tackle specific operational problems and supercharge workplace productivity.

A day of high-quality content

In the Spotlight

We have the sharpest business minds all under one roof to share what they know. You’ll discover the top 10 tips to get your business digitally ready, learn how to get your store online successfully and how to provide great customer service on social media.

Toolkit Sessions

Discover digital tools and techniques that boost productivity, save time and reduce costs. Let top industry experts show you how to work on-the-go like a pro, utilise mPOS to get paid cash-free and increase the productivity of your fleet via M2M solutions.

Meet the Gurus

Learn a tip or two while getting up close and personal with renowned industry gurus.

Digital Showcase

Immerse in the new ways of working and experience what they can do for your business.

Full agenda

Use this to plan your day and maximise your learning and productivity. Perhaps you can even sneak a quick meeting in between programmes.

*Please note that all topics, time and speakers are subject to change and are for reference only.

Who should attend

If you’re an entrepreneur who’s exploring the possibilities of digitalising your business or just looking to expand your knowledge, this is a must-attend conference. We welcome all business owners and entrepreneurs from any industry.

Admission is free, but seats are limited!



For enquiries on the event, please email to rsvp@dutaevents.com.my

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