See you on 18th September 2017 at Marina Bay Sands Expo
 
TIME PROGRAMME
09:00 - 11:15 SWiTCH Opening Ceremony
Minister of Finance, Heng Swee Keat
11:30 - 12:45 5th Anniversary Prelude: Rapid Fire Hubbers’ Stage
Listen to 10 startups who are making waves in the Deep Tech and Humanity Tech sector on a Rapid Fire Stage. With only 5 minutes each to share, we will be learning from the best AI, Machine Learning, FinTech, Cyber Security, Media for Impact, and ventures Solving Homelessness.

Emcee: Anh-Minh Do, Director of Communications, Vertex Ventures
12:45 - 13:00 Welcome Address
Grace Sai, CEO & Co-founder, Impact Hub Singapore; Managing Partner, Hub Ventures Fund

The Future is Here
Interview session with Sophia, Humanoid Robot, Hanson Robotics and
Ben Goertzel, CEO of SingularityNET; Chief Scientist, Hanson Robotics
13:00 - 13:15 Keynote: Why Techies and Philosophers are both needed for the Future
Scott Hartley, Venture Capitalist and Author of The Fuzzy And The Techie
(FT Business Book of the Month), Former Presidential Innovation Fellow at the White House
13:15 - 13:30 In-conversation: Getting Ready for a Tech Renaissance
Scott Hartley, Venture Capitalist and Author of The Fuzzy And The Techie, Former Presidential Innovation Fellow at the White House

Interviewer: So-Young Kang, CEO and Founder, Gnowbe
13:30 - 14:20 Panel: Humanity and Culture in Silicon Valley's Tech Unicorns with Twilio, Airbnb and Uber
Yaw Yeo, Director APAC, Twilio
Robin Kwok, Managing Director APAC, Airbnb
Anika Grant, HR Director APAC and LATAM, Uber

Moderator: Pieter Kemps, Principal, Sequoia Capital
14:20 - 14:50 The Confessions of a Paypal Mafia and early investor in Facebook, Palantir, Zipline, Yammer, and Stemcentrx
Jason Portnoy, Managing Partner, Oakhouse Partners

Moderator: Gwendolyn Regina, ‎Director of Strategy and Business Development - APAC, Mashable
14:50 - 15:10 Google's Top Machine Learning Projects and How Startups Can Get Involved
Øyvind Roti, J/APAC Head - Solutions, Google Cloud
15:10 - 16:00 Panel: AI, Deep-Tech and their Impact on Us
Rosaline Chow Koo, Founder and CEO, CXA Group
Vasanth Raju, Head of Platform and Client Solutions, ViSenze
Paul Hadjy, Founder, Horangi
Bernise Ang, Co-Founder and Methodology Lead, Zeroth Labs

Moderator: Steve Leonard, Founding CEO, SGInnovate
16:00 - 16:15 Tech and Humanity: A Perspective from the World's Most Innovative Bank
Piyush Gupta, CEO and Director, DBS Group
16:15 - 17:00 The Future of Corporates, Tech and Humanity - Converging or Conflicting
Piyush Gupta, CEO and Director, DBS Group
Peng T. Ong, Managing Partner, Monk's Hill Ventures
17:00 - 17:15 The AI Future: A Post-Capitalism, Post-Labour World
Peng T. Ong, Managing Partner, Monk's Hill Ventures
17:15 - 17:35 Technology and Humanity: What It Means for Singapore
Nominated Member of Parliament, Kuik Shiao-Yin, 12th Parliament of Singapore
17:35 - 17:45 Closing
Joachim Vandaele, Managing Director, Impact Hub Singapore
17:45 After Party
Aryaa

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