KMF2017 Speakers

KMF 2017

DAY 1 2nd October, 2017

 

Welcome Remarks and Introduction to KMF2017


Tan Sri Dato' Azman Hj Mokhtar
Managing Director, Khazanah Nasional Berhad
View Profile

 

SPECIAL ADDRESS: 'How We Can Solve the Grand Challenges of Humanity and Build New Trillion Dollar Industries'


  Vivek Wadhwa
Distinguished Fellow and Adjunct Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
View Profile

Introducer: Serena Tan Mei Shwen
Executive Director, Investments, Khazanah Nasional Berhad
View Profile

 

CORE SESSION 1: MACRO AND MARKETS

The Search for Alpha: Can Algorithm Trump Cerebrum?


  Jan Metzger
Managing Director, Global Co-Head IB Technology and Head of Asia Pacific TMT, Citigroup
View Profile

  Martin Skancke
Chair, Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI); and former Head of Asset Management, Ministry of Finance, Norway
View Profile

  Nurhisham Hussein
Head of Economics and Capital Markets, Employees Provident Fund Malaysia
View Profile

  Sharifatu Laila Syed Ali
Group CEO, ValueCap
View Profile

  Tariq Al-Sudairy
Managing Director and CEO, Jadwa Investment
View Profile

Chairperson: Mohamed Ridzuan Mohamed
Director, Khazanah Research & Investment Strategy, Khazanah Nasional Berhad
View Profile

 

SPECIAL ADDRESS: 'In Conversation with Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala'


  Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
Chair, Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (GAVI); and former Finance Minister, Federal Republic of Nigeria
View Profile

Moderator: Prof Jomo Kwame Sundaram
Third Holder of the Tun Hussein Onn Chair in International Studies, Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS) Malaysia; and Visiting Senior Fellow, Khazanah Research Institute
View Profile

Introducer: Tan Sri Dato' Azman Hj Mokhtar
Managing Director, Khazanah Nasional Berhad
View Profile

 

LUNCHEON ADDRESS


  Joseph C. Tsai
Executive Vice Chairman, Alibaba Group
View Profile

Introducer: Datuk Ben Chan
Executive Director and Co-Head of Investments, Khazanah Nasional Berhad
View Profile

 

CORE SESSION 2: FIRMS AND TRANSFORMATION

A World Awash With Data: What is the Role of the Algorithm in Enhancing Corporate Performance?


  Dato' Abdul Rahman Ahmad
President and Group Chief Executive, Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB)
View Profile

  Neal Cross
Managing Director and Chief Innovation Officer, DBS Bank
View Profile

  Sandip Sen
Global CEO and Executive Director, Aegis
View Profile

  Sandy Ogg
Founder, CEO.works
View Profile

  Tengku Dato' Sri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz
Group CEO, CIMB Group
View Profile

Chairperson: Datuk Hisham Hamdan
Executive Director, Investments and Head of Khazanah Research & Investment Strategy, Khazanah Nasional Berhad
View Profile

 

SPECIAL SESSION: ASEAN X OBOR X The World

The Rise of Corporate Economic Soft Power


  Joseph C. Tsai
Executive Vice Chairman, Alibaba Group
View Profile

  Prof Mari Pangestu
Senior Fellow in International and Public Affairs, Columbia University; Professor of International Economics, University of Indonesia; and former Minister of Trade, Republic of Indonesia
View Profile

  Tan Sri Dato' Dr Mohd Munir Abdul Majid
Chairman, Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad; Chairman, ASEAN Business Advisory Council - Malaysia; and President, ASEAN Business Club
View Profile

  YB Dato' Seri Mustapa Mohamed
Minister of International Trade and Industry, Malaysia
View Profile

Chairperson: Tan Sri Andrew Sheng
Distinguished Fellow, Asia Global Institute, The University of Hong Kong; and Board Member, Khazanah Nasional Berhad
View Profile

 

SPECIAL SESSION in collaboration with TEDxKL: INNOVATION WITHOUT BORDERS 3.0


  Ambarish Mitra
Co-Founder and CEO, Blippar
View Profile

  Dr Michel Laberge
Founder and Chief Scientist, General Fusion
View Profile

  Simon Kuper
Author; and Columnist, Financial Times
View Profile

  Srikanth Velamakanni
Co-Founder, Group CEO and Executive Vice-Chairman, Fractal Analytics
View Profile

  Sumant Mandal
Co-Founder and Managing Director, March Capital Partners
View Profile

Introducer: Tengku Dato' Seri Azmil Zahruddin
Executive Director, Investments, Khazanah Nasional Berhad
View Profile

 

SPECIAL EVENT: FEARLESS DESIGN - Perspectives in Form, Function and the Future


  Amanda Levete
Architect; and Founder and Principal, AL_A
View Profile

  Ben Evans
Co-Founder and Director, London Design Festival
View Profile

  Izmir Yamin
Founder and Chief Executive, Independence-X Aerospace and Pulsar UAV
View Profile

  Lynette Wallworth
Interactive media artist
View Profile

DAY 2 3rd October, 2017

 

SPECIAL ADDRESS: 'The Future of Work: Is This Time Different?'


  Dr Carl Benedikt Frey
Co-Director and Oxford Martin Citi Fellow, Oxford Martin Programme on Technology and Employment, University of Oxford
View Profile

Introducer: Johan Mahmood Merican
Deputy Director General (Human Capital), Economic Planning Unit, Prime Minister's Department, Malaysia
View Profile

 

SPECIAL ADDRESS: 'Do We Really Live in a Post-Truth World? And If We Do, then How Do We Fix It?'


  Jimmy Wales
Founder, Wikipedia; Co-Founder, Wikia; and Founder, WikiTRIBUNE
View Profile

Introducer: Javier Santiso
Executive Director, Khazanah Europe Investment Limited
View Profile

 

CORE SESSION 3: GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT

Artificial Intelligence: Enhancing Growth X Exacerbating Inequality?


  Dr Carl Benedikt Frey
Co-Director and Oxford Martin Citi Fellow, Oxford Martin Programme on Technology and Employment, University of Oxford
View Profile

  Prof Danny Quah
Li Ka Shing Professor in Economics and Vice Dean (Academic Affairs), Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore; and Senior Fellow, Khazanah Research Institute
View Profile

  Tan Sri Dato' Dr Michael Yeoh
Co-Founder and CEO, Asian Strategy & Leadership Institute (ASLI)
View Profile

  Sandiaga S. Uno
Deputy Governor-elect of Jakarta
View Profile

  Tan Sri Dato' Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz
Co-Chair, Board of Governors, Asian School of Business (ASB); and former Governor, Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia)
View Profile

Chairperson: Dr Nungsari Ahmad Radhi
Managing Director, Prokhas Sdn Bhd
View Profile

 

SPECIAL ADDRESS: 'Major Forces Transforming Banking'


  John McFarlane
Chairman, Barclays
View Profile

Introducer: Roni L. Abdulwahab
Executive Director, Investments, Khazanah Nasional Berhad
View Profile

 

LUNCHEON ADDRESS: 'Building True Value: Striving to be a Community First, and a Company Second'


  Kent J. Thiry
Chairman and CEO, DaVita Inc
View Profile

Introducer: Chinta Bhagat
Executive Director, Khazanah India Advisors Private Limited
View Profile

 

SPECIAL ADDRESS: 'What Makes us Human? The Power and Privilege of Prosociality'

What Makes us Human? The Power and Privilege of Prosociality


Introducer: Ahmad Zulqarnain Onn
Executive Director, Investments and Head of Strategic Management Unit, Khazanah Nasional Berhad
View Profile

  Dr Emiliana Simon-Thomas
Neuroscientist; and Science Director, Greater Good Science Center, University of California, Berkeley
View Profile

 

SPECIAL ADDRESS: 'Falling in Love with AI'


  Allon Reich
Film producer; Producer of ‘Ex Machina’
View Profile

Introducer: Charles Leadbeater
Author and independent strategic advisor
View Profile

 

CORE SESSION 4: PEOPLE AND LEADERSHIP

X Marks the Spot: What is the ‘X’ in ‘Cerebrum X Algorithm’?


  Dr Emiliana Simon-Thomas
Neuroscientist; and Science Director, Greater Good Science Center, University of California, Berkeley
View Profile

  Hashim Shawa
Chairman and General Manager, Bank of Palestine
View Profile

  Dato' Paduka Iqbal Khan
CEO, Fajr Capital
View Profile

  Dato' Dr Nirmala Menon
Board Member, Khazanah Nasional Berhad; and former Executive Vice President and Head of Designated Markets & Health Asia, MetLife Asia Pacific Ltd
View Profile

  Tan Sri Dato' Seri Dr Sulaiman Mahbob
Chairman, Telekom Malaysia Berhad
View Profile

  Vivek Wadhwa
Distinguished Fellow and Adjunct Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
View Profile

Chairperson: Dato' Charon Mokhzani
Executive Director, Khazanah Nasional Berhad; and Managing Director, Khazanah Research Institute
View Profile

 

CLOSING ADDRESS


YB Datuk Seri Johari Abdul Ghani
Minister of Finance II, Malaysia; and Board Member, Khazanah Nasional Berhad
View Profile