Benedict Sulaiman

IT Governance, Risk and Security | PT Bank KEB Hana Indonesia

An Indonesian Citizen, with almost 20 years of experience in multi-national and international company with various business sectors, graduated from University of Bina Nusantara with a degree of Bachelor of Computer Science and a Magister Management in
Information System. A Microsoft Certified System Engineer, with vast experience in ICT operation, planning, hardware, network infrastructure, and Project Management. Joined Lippo Group in 2000 and worked with several companies within the group such as Lippo ENet, Lippo Bank, AIG Lippo, Star Pacific and Siloam Hospitals with the last position as VP.

Involved in various projects within the group. In 2017 joined KEB Hana Bank Indonesia as SVP IT Project Management, focusing on IT Project Management and lead the IT and other
stakeholders on various projects. Currently working on several important projects including Digital Banking Project. Obtained the license for CFP (Certified Financial
Planner) in 2017. A Member of Indonesian Chambers of Commerce (KADIN) and Indonesia CIO Community.

Jae Lee

Chief Technology Officer | WorldRoamer

Jae serves as Chief Technology Officer at WorldRoamer which aims to be an all-in-one online travel platform that will cater to the consumer’s travel needs. WorldRoamer is working towards being able to facilitate and understand traveller needs, personal discoveries, and provide them the best experience we can through discovery of inspirations, unique tools and our select network of properties & activities.

Prior, Jae has led the efforts for more than 15 years developing cloud native and mobile first services including a global telemedicine platform, e-commerce and bidding platforms, ad-tech & marketing-tech solutions, data driven tools that measure real-time consumer engagement and served as a project director for government funded projects in North Africa as part of ODA (Official Development Assistance) programs for developing countries.

Aik-Phong Ng

Managing Director | Fave


Axel Winter

CTO | Central Group

Axel has extensive experience in Digital Change Programs having helped to startup the Internet and eCommerce in Germany, Thailand, Indonesia, Laos, and Myanmar in the earlier nineties with his own startup for leading foreign and local organizations in the area .

Post that, Axel, worked with Accenture, Deloitte, and Cisco Systems, to drive strategic and rapid change on digital customer facing and automations with top global and local organizations across Asia, Europe, and the US.

Driving strategic change globally at GE Capital and Standard Chartered Bank, both as Global Chief Architect. End to end modernization and automation of technology, driving new open technologies into Channels, API, core systems, and adopting Big Data/AI to help them become data driven.

In 2017 Axel got appointed to Chief Technology Officer for Central Group, with the mandate to create a new technology team and build OMNI Channel, eCommerce, Data Analytics, and CRM tools across Thailand, Vietnam, and Italy.

Wilbertus Darmadi

CIO | Toyota Astra Motor

Wilbertus Darmadi had 24 years of experience in IT, especially in automotive industry. He is currently focus on advanced analytic and digital transformation.



Tran Viet Hoan

CEO | Asian Dragon

Tran Viet Hoan has over 25 years of work experience in IT, being mainly the Chief Information Officer, working for different industries like FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods), Retail, FinTech, Life Insurance, Pharmaceutical & Healthcare, Automotive Manufacturing, Estate & Construction, Logistics, F&B (Food & Beverage) and IT & Telecom, Agriculture and others.

He has successful records in delivering very unique & valuable contributions to most sophisticated and biggest multinational organizations for Digital Transformation, IoT, AI, Industry 4.0, Machine Learning, Automation in Automotive manufacturing, Agriculture, Smart building and logistics and be present over 35 countries in the world with a lot of IT project deployment experiences like SAP ERP, CRM (Customer Relationship Management), SCM (Supply Chain Management), BI (Business Intelligent), Data Warehouse, ISMS (Information Security Management System), ISO27001, Big Data, Digital Transformation, IoT, Automation, Industry 4.0 and Cyber Security.

He has also been internationally awarded “The best 10 CIOs in Indochina” (Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia) by the most famous US Tech Media IDG (International Data Group) and VCCI (Vietnam Chamber of Commerce & Industry) in 2005 and awarded “the best ERP and e-Business project leader” by ADOC (APEC Digital Opportunities Center) in Taipei, Taiwan in 2005.

Tran Viet Hoan has been exposed on various interviews, talks, articles about the achievements, successful stories, contributions, leadership style, on various newspaper like Saigon Time Daily, PC World Vietnam, PC World Saigon, Saigon Times Weekly, VNPT IT Society Magazine, Vietnam HR Magazine (dedicated for C-Levels & Senior Executives only), Digital Power Magazine (from VNPT, top 1 Telco in Vietnam) or On the Internet like Vietnam Business Forum, Vietnam Banking website, and on TV programs like VTV1 (Vietnam Television) 1, HTV7 (Ho Chi Minh Television 7), and HTV9 (Ho Chi Minh Television 9).

He has been invited the Conference Presenter, Professional Talk/ Presenter on IT and IT Security among CIO Asia Network (Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines and Vietnam) and an honored member of CIO/ CEO Club by the US Tech Media: IDG

Stuart Crowley

Editor | W.Media

Experienced in delivering high-quality campaigns and growth for national and global organisations, Stuart is responsible for producing insightful news content and digital marketing initiatives for W.Media.

Before joining W.Media, he found success in social media marketing for a global RegTech providing compliance solutions using artificial intelligence and machine learning. Previous to that, Stuart developed a career by strategising digital campaigns for conferences attended by global visitors through email, content and social media marketing as well as search engine optimisation and paid ads.

Stuart built his skills for producing high-quality content by achieving first-class Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees from the UK’s top university for Journalism and English Language.

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Aaron Tan Dani


Aaron Tan Dani has a strong passion for the IT Architecture and IT Architecture related fields. He firmly believes that only with the proper practice of this IT discipline that maximum value can be realized by the business. With this keen passion and selfless contribution, he has been actively involved as the Founder and the Chairman of International Association of Software Architects (IASA) Asia Pacific since 2004 and was actively involved in setting up and leading IASA Chapters across the Asia Pacific countries.

Aaron close connection with the industry leaders and government bodies in the respective APAC countries gives him
the edge in the latest technology landscape. Aaron is an Accredited Trainer for TOGAF 9.1 and ArchiMate 3.0 and he is also an IASA Accredited Trainer in the field of IT Architecture and is the Co-Author of the IASA IT Architecture Body of Knowledge (ITABoK). He was part of the core team to define the world’s first 256 IT Architect’s skill set in 2004 in the Seattle, WA, USA. Aaron is also the co-author of 2 popular training courses which are part of the IASA Official Curriculum i.e. 2-Days on Business Requirement Architecture and 3-days on Architecting Software with Object Oriented Analysis and Design. In addition, Aaron is also the Co-author of IASA IT Architect Certification training courses i.e. the 3-Days IT Architecture Bootcamp and the 5-Days IT Architecture Core that both courses lead to the global professional certifications for IT Architects. Since December 2009, Aaron has been actively delivering these courses in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, Macau, Japan and Indonesia, with roadmap to deliver this program across the rest of the Asia Pacific region. As an industry thought leader in the IT Architecture arena, Aaron is a frequent public speaker and he speaks with passion and charisma and has been consistently ranked in the top 10% in speaker ratings in most of the international IT events. He has been public speaking frequently since 2004 in Malaysia,
Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, Vietnam, United Arab of Emirates, USA, Korea, Japan and Indonesia, presenting various IT & Business related topics across Asia Pacific region. His charismatic, passionate and entertaining presentation style has been well received.

In April 2013, Aaron has been officially appointed as an expert in the Community of Practice Enterprise Architecture (COP EA) for Malaysian public sector by MAMPU (Malaysia Administrative Modernization & Management Planning Unit under Prime Minister Office to assist in the formation of National Enterprise Architecture Frameworks and Practices.

Nelson Tan

Director of InfoComm Infrastructure | Nanyang Technological University

Nelson Tan is the Director of InfoComm Infrastructure at Nanyang Technological University (NTU). He had headed various functions over the span of his career, such as Infrastructure, End User Technology, Application Offshore Development, Service Management, Security, and driving application adoption of cloud technologies towards IaaS, PaaS and SaaS. He graduated from the National University of Singapore with First Class Honours in Bachelor of Science (Computer and Information Sciences), and Master of Business Administration.

At NTU, Nelson is responsible for university wide IT infrastructure, High-Performance Computing facilities and the management of IT teams responsible for Line of Business applications development and support.

Prior to joining NTU, Nelson headed the Core Infrastructure and Operations team in GIC. Nelson was responsible for driving the cloud strategy, providing thought and technical leadership in Cloud to both infrastructure as well as application teams in the development of cloud ready and cloud native systems, and engaging business owners on the cost-benefit of Cloud adoption.

In PSA, Nelson was heading various functions, such as Security, Project and Service Management, Application Offshore Development, Systems, Network, Database, where he was responsible for technology modernization to support massive automated terminal operations, and new port terminals as part of business capacity growth. With the backdrop of tighter cybersecurity protection of Singapore’s Critical Infrastructure, Nelson was also responsible for the IT Security of the firm, where he formalized and championed a 2-year Security Master Plan that significantly improved the cybersecurity detection, prevention and recovery capabilities.