Join us at the 7th Annual CIO Leaders Thailand Summit Be part of this years upcoming gathering where you will be able
to engage with the countries leading IT professionals on the
17th October 2024, JW Marriott Hotel, Bangkok
Join us at the 7th Annual CIO Leaders Thailand Summit Be part of this years upcoming gathering where you will be able
to engage with the countries leading IT professionals on the
17th October 2024, JW Marriott Hotel, Bangkok
Summit Themes Key themes and topics are developed by our
standing committee and advisory board from
the country's most respected IT Leaders.
These will be addressed over the course
of the CIO Leaders Summit Thailand.

 

Mobility

 

Cloud

 

Analytics

 

Cyber Security

 

Big Data

 

It as a Service

 

Digital

 

Virtualisation

Join us at the 7th CIO Leaders
Thailand Summit

BE PART OF THIS YEARS UPCOMING GATHERING WHERE YOU WILL BE ABLE TO ENGAGE WITH THE COUNTRIES LEADING IT PROFESSIONALS ON THE
17th OCTOBER 2024, JW MARRIOT HOTEL, BANGKOK

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ABOUT THE EVENT

The 7th CIO Leaders Thailand Summit, scheduled for October 17, 2024, at The JW Marriott in Bangkok, will once again serve as the premier gathering for more than 150 of the country’s foremost CIOs, Heads of IT and IT senior IT executives.

The theme for this year’s summit revolves around “Driving Next Generation Digital Business with AI” this message will be conveyed by a distinguished assembly of thought leaders through keynote addresses, panel discussions, interactive workshops, and focused roundtable conversations.

Attendees will have the opportunity to tailor their own agendas, allowing them to optimise their time away from the office by participating in sessions most pertinent to their specific business needs.

Additionally, the networking opportunities available throughout the event will enable senior IT executives to engage directly with a carefully curated group of technology vendors through pre arranged business meetings. These vendors will be showcased throughout the day, providing valuable assistance to leading security executives modernisation initiatives. These engagements ensure that businesses remain at the forefront of adopting new technologies, aligning their investment strategies with their overarching business goals.

SPEAKERS

Ekaraj Panjavinin
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Ekaraj Panjavinin

President, True Digital

Athikom Kanchanavibhu
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Athikom Kanchanavibhu

Executive Vice President, Digital & Technology Transformation, Mitr Phol Group

Tependra Lohumi
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Tependra Lohumi

Chief Technology & Digital Officer, Betagro PCL

David McGeown
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David McGeown

Group Chief Technology Officer, XCL Education

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PROGRAM

The summit program is a draft and is subject to change.

Registration and Morning Refreshments

45min

Welcome & Introduction

P. Ramakrishna (Rama), Principal Advisor, Focus Network

15min

Rama Purushotaman

P. Ramakrishna (Rama) has been involved with the tech domain for the last 39 years. Rama was formerly with Singapore’s Infocomm [...]

Opening Keynote Presentation: Focus Network Insights

This presentation will explore the current state of cybersecurity in Thailand and the challenges and opportunities facing Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) in today's rapidly evolving threat landscape. Drawing on the latest industry research and analysis by Focus Network analysts, the presentation will provide insights into the key trends and emerging technologies that are shaping the CISO role.

During this session we will delve deeper into areas that cover:
  • The evolving nature of cyber threats and the importance of proactive risk management
  • The role of the CISO in driving a culture of cybersecurity across the organization
  • The impact of digital transformation on cybersecurity and the challenges of securing cloud, mobile, and IoT
  • environments
  • The emerging technologies and strategies for enhancing cybersecurity, including AI (particularly Generative AI), machine learning, and zero trust.
  • Cybersecurity best practices

20min

Keynote Panel Discussion: AI in the Enterprise: Balancing Innovation and Security

Panellists:
Tependra Lohumi, Chief Technology & Digital officer, Betagro PCL
Teerawat Issariyakul, Vice President, Standard and Product Technology Department, National Telecom Public Company Limited
Moderator:

Join our expert panel as we explore the intersection of AI, innovation, and security in the enterprise. Our discussion will delve into the opportunities and challenges of AI adoption, from driving business growth to mitigating cyber threats. CIOs and CISOs alike will gain valuable insights on how to harness the power of AI while ensuring the security and integrity of their organisations.

30min

Tependra Lohumi

Tependra is the Chief Technology and Digiral Officer of an Integrated food conglomerate headquartered in Thailand with end to end supply chain [...]

Teerawat Issariyakul

DR. Teerawat Issariyakul is a Vice President in Standard and Product Technology Department, National Telecom Public Company Limited. He is [...]

Keynote Presentation

30min

Networking Break

15min

Breakout Session: Reducing Risk with Modern Identity Management (TBC)

30min

Breakout Session: Moving Beyond Prevention to Proactive Defence (TBC)

30min

Breakout Session: Policy as Code and Application Security (TBC)

30min

Breakout Session: Reducing Complexity with A Cybersecurity Mesh (TBC)

30min

Keynote Speaking Presentation: Driving next generation digital business with ai

Athikom Kanchanavibhu, Executive Vice President, Digital & Technology Transformation, Mitr Phol Group

Businesses are finding increasingly innovative ways to use AI, particularly generative AI, to grow. This presentation will discuss how AI is shaping digital business and driving business growth.

20min

Athikom Kanchanavibhu

At Mitr Phol Group, I hold two key positions: Executive Vice President of Digital and Technology Transformation, and CISO. My role [...]

Keynote Speaking Presentation: The Evolving Role of the CIO in the Era of AI

In the rapidly advancing landscape of technology, CIOs are undergoing massive transformation to adapt to the age of artificial intelligence. This presentation will discuss the multifaceted responsibilities and strategic considerations that define the contemporary CIO's role who not only embrace technological advancements but also shape ethical frameworks and foster innovation, propelling their organisations into a future where AI is seamlessly integrated into the fabric of business strategy.

20min

Speaking Presentation

30min

Breakout Session: Reducing Risk with Modern Identity Management (TBC)

30min

Breakout Session: Moving Beyond Prevention to Proactive Defence

30min

Breakout Session: Policy as Code and Application Security (TBC)

30min

Breakout Session: Reducing Complexity with A Cybersecurity Mesh (TBC)

30min

Networking Lunch

40min

Panel Discussion: Accelerating Innovation with Generative AI

Panellists:
Wittaya Pornpatcharapong, Head of ICT, Tune Insurance
Rattapol Kasemrat, Head of Information Technology, Central Food Wholesale
Moderator:
Rama Purushotaman, Principal Advisor , Focus Network

Discover how this ground-breaking technology is revolutionizing various industries, changing how companies deliver value to customers and supercharging productivity.

In this session, industry experts will assess how generative AI can drive innovation in their organisations and add value. It will discuss Generative AI use cases, its capabilities, and its impact on various sectors. Our panellists will discuss the opportunities, challenges, and ethical considerations surrounding the use of generative AI, offering valuable insights for professionals and organisations interested in harnessing its power.

30min

Wittaya Pornpatcharapong

Mr. Wittaya Pornpatcharapong, affectionately known as Jojo, is an accomplished guest speaker with over 25 years of experience driving innovation [...]

Rattapol Kasemrat

Rattapol Kasemrat is the Head of IT at a leading wholesale company and a Ph.D. student researching hyper-personalization in e-commerce. With a [...]

Rama Purushotaman

P. Ramakrishna (Rama) has been involved with the tech domain for the last 39 years. Rama was formerly with Singapore’s Infocomm [...]

Speaking Session: The Importance of Going Cloud-Native

David McGeown, Group Chief Technology Officer, XCL Education

Cloud-native technology offers the agility required by businesses. It also offers the most effective platform for business innovation. This presentation highlights the importance of adopting cloud-native technologies.

30min

David McGeown

David has worked for 20 years in technology. Having moved into a career in technology via change management, David is particularly interested in [...]

Keynote Speaking Session: Deploying Generative AI in the Enterprise

Prasanna Kumar Ganesh, Executive Vice President, Toyota Motor Asia

Generative AI is a major new trend that harnesses AI applications such as ChatGPT to create new and innovative content. In this presentation, we discuss the current state of generative AI and key new use cases.

30min

Networking Break

15min

Keynote Panel Discussion: Maximising the Value of IT Investments: Doing More with Less

Panellists:
Moderator:
P. Ramakrishna (Rama), Principal Advisor, Focus Network
In today’s uncertain economic environment, IT budgets are under pressure. CIOs are seeking innovative ways to drive value from their IT investments. This panel discussion will discuss on maximising the value of IT investments in challenging times.

30min

Rama Purushotaman

P. Ramakrishna (Rama) has been involved with the tech domain for the last 39 years. Rama was formerly with Singapore’s Infocomm [...]

Closing Keynote Presentation: Digital Leadership and the Data-Driven Enterprise

Ekaraj Panjavinin, President, True Digital Group

Today’s successful businesses require vast quantities of data, if they are to function successfully. CIOs need to optimize data-driven businesses and implement initiatives that harness data. This presentation discusses the key areas of focus for digital leaders and the importance of building data-driven enterprises.

20min

Ekaraj Panjavinin

Mr. Ekaraj has been appointed as Chief Digital Officer of True Corporation Public Company Limited from 1 March 2023. He is the President of True [...]

Closing Remarks and End of the Forum

Rama Purushotaman, Principal Advisor, Focus Network

5min

Rama Purushotaman

P. Ramakrishna (Rama) has been involved with the tech domain for the last 39 years. Rama was formerly with Singapore’s Infocomm [...]

Networking Drinks

60min

WHY ATTEND

STAR KEYNOTES
AND PRESENTERS

We invite only the leading international and local experts to provide sessions on site, this allows for attendees to be taught by front-line executives that compress years of meaningful experience into a systematic, well organised learning program.

NETWORKING
OPPORTUNITIES

Keeping in line with the main goal of the event in achieving new relationships, we provide a huge amount of networking opportunities for attendees through breakfast, luncheons, cocktails and informal introductions.

ROUNDTABLE
DISCUSSIONS

Allowing both buyers and sellers the opportunity to engage together onsite as one via a range of targeted sessions . These provide both parties a great opportunity to build new relationships and get greater insights into one another's needs and capabilities.

TARGETED
SESSIONS

Being able to experience different sessions is what makes this event unique; whether you are looking to attend an interactive workshop, roundtable or panel discussion.

NETWORKING
LUNCH

Interact and relax amongst your peers at the Networking lunch where you will have the opportunity to be part of the entertainment.

PERSONALISED
PROGRAM

The summit is personalised for YOU, this means that what is important to your business is important to us. We create personalised itineraries around sessions you want to attend, allowing for your time to be spent wisely while out of the office.

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PURCHASE TICKETS

Should you wish to attend this years upcoming 7th CIO Leaders Summit Thailand on the 17th October 2024, please purchase your tickets below

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USD $1990

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    slides and photos
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USD $1790

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USD $1470

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Meet leading IT executives from Thailand's strongest brands.

Interact and engage with some of the strongest and most powerful brands from across the country.

‘This Summit gave me direct contact with some of the key presenters and vendors. There is a good balance between keynotes, panel discussions and one to one meetings. It was not overloaded, giving ample opportunity to spend time networking.’

 

– RUGBY SCHOOL THAILAND

'The summit was excellent and very well organized. Delegates were consistently informed about the upcoming programs via the apps. Opportunity to Network with other Senior IT heads from various companies was great and valuable.'

 

– TROY SIAM CO.

'Useful topics and good to meet people in the IT Industry'

 

– SRIPATUM UNIVERSITY

'Excellent event, well prepared and executed'

 

– PACIFIC HEALTHCARE GROUP

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