AGENDA

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08:30

Registration 

09:20

Welcome & Opening Remarks

John Tanner, Editor-in-Chief, TELECOM ASIA

09:30

ANALYST KEYNOTE :  Time to Open the Cloud

There’s a lot of demand for cloud, but with hundreds of service providers with proprietary platforms competing for business, the cloud services landscape is too badly fragmented to reach its full potential. This session looks at efforts by various players in both the telecoms and IT space to push for an open-cloud approach with standards that could unlock the cloud’s true value.

Ajay Sunder, Vice-President, ICT Practice, FROST & SULLIVAN, ASIA PACIFIC

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10:00

KEYNOTE : Innovating New Cloud Offerings: Creating Cloud Portfolio that Addresses the Needs of Any Businesses

Arkav Juliandri, General Manager Cloud & Business Development, Digital Services, XL AXIATA, INDONESIA

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10:30

PARTNER PRESENTATION: Elevate your Security Profile with SDN/NFV and Security Orchestration 

Doward Wilkinson, Distinguished Systems Engineer, SYMANTEC CORPORATION, USA

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11:00

Morning Coffee Break 

11:30

How Mobility Will Open the Cloud

Mike Ang, President, Association of the Telecommunications Industry of Singapore (ATiS)

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12:00

EXECUTIVE PANEL I: Mobile Cloud: New Delivery Models and Opportunities

The role of the device is changing to a multifunction hub, and analytics are taking services to all new levels. Cloud will be the ultimate delivery model for mobile services, but will it be B2C only, or can telcos target the enterprise as well?

Moderator:
John Tanner, Editor-in-Chief, TELECOM ASIA

Panelists:
Ajay Sunder, Vice-President, ICT Practice, FROST & SULLIVAN, ASIA PACIFIC
Fumio Watanabe, Chairman, KDDI R&D LABORATORIES INC. , JAPAN 
Ashwin Jaiswal, Head – IT Business Consulting & Practice (Telecom, Media & Entertainment), RELIANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INDIA
Jason Heng, Vice President, IT Strategy and Development, YTL COMMUNICATIONS, MALAYSIA

13:00

Networking Lunch

14:00

OPERATOR CASE STUDY: What Impact will SDN and NFV Bring to Operators?

  • NFV applied to mobile networks
  • KDDI’s PoC
  • Why SDN and NFV for mobile networks
  • Future network vision.

Fumio Watanabe, Chairman, KDDI R&D LABORATORIES INC. , JAPAN

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14:30

EXECUTIVE PANEL II: Security: How Telcos Can Secure Their Place In The Cloud

Cloud services are growing in popularity, but concerns about security remain for many. However, those concerns represent a key opportunity for telcos looking to establish themselves as serious cloud players. This session looks at how telcos can leverage their assets to offer cloud customers security not only as a market differentiator, but also as a service itself.

Moderator:
Amrish Kacker, Partner, ANALYSYS MASON, SINGAPORE

Panelists:
Suresh Ramasamy, Principal Consultant, Technology Strategy, DIGI TELECOMMUNICATIONS, MALAYSIA
Robert Healey, Marketing Solutions Director, APJ, F5, NETWORKS
Sunny Tan, AVP, Enterprise Business Group – Solutions, STARHUB, SINGAPORE
Arkav Juliandri, General Manager Cloud & Business Development, Digital Services, XL AXIATA, INDONESIA

15:30

Afternoon Coffee Break 

16:00

OPERATOR CASE STUDY: Taking Data Centers to the Next Level with SDN

Lim Ming Kiat, Director, Business Product Engineering, SINGTEL, SINGAPORE

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16:30

EXECUTIVE PANEL III: SDN and the Cloud

How SDN is enabling cutting-edge cloud services.

Moderator:
John Tanner, Editor-in-Chief, TELECOM ASIA

Panelists:
Amrish Kacker, Partner, ANALYSYS MASON, SINGAPORE
Lim Ming Kiat, Director, Business Product Engineering, SINGTEL, SINGAPORE
Doward Wilkinson, Distinguished Systems Engineer, SYMANTEC CORPORATION, USA

17:00

Closing Remarks from the Chairman and End of Conference