21 - 22 November 2019


  • Time
  • 09:00 – 09:15
    Opening Remarks
  • 09:15 – 09:30
    Keynote –– Global Vision: a look at the rapid growth of the Asian property market

    VIP keynote on sustainable urban development, cross-border investments, global economy and market integration
  • 09:30 – 10:00
    Keynote –– Engaging Asian policy makers and industry leaders to a more sustainable future

    Policy keynote on technology programmes and support, infrastructure, public policy, social entrepreneurship, CSR, public-private partnership advancement
  • 10:00 – 10:30
    Case Study –– Humanitarian tech

    An expert talks about opportunities to make innovation and technology affordable and accessible
  • 10:30 – 10:45
    Refuel & Reconnect: Coffee break
  • 10:45 – 11:15
    Keynote –– Humanising Design: smart and integrated solutions that people want

    Speaker: Tim Kobe, Founder, Eight Inc

    The creator of the original Apple Store concept, Tim Kobe will discuss universal design and strategic concepts, and the evolution of technologies in the world of architecture
  • 11:15 – 11:45
    Keynote –– Building a safer and smarter ecosystem for Asian homes

    Speaker: Charles Reed Anderson, Founder, CRA & Associates

    Charles Reed Anderson will talk about how evolving technologies can realise the creation of true smart cities, the next phase of the Internet of Things (IoT), and how these will impact Asian real estate consumers today and the future
  • 11:45 – 12:15
    Panel Discussion –– Tech Disruptors: solutions that are transforming the way we build, to the way we live

    Sustainable consumer products for residential or commercial building use, reduction of carbon footprint in these buildings, and Southeast Asia’s growing mobile and data-driven economy that may potentially eclipse China’s

    Moderator: Joelle Chan, Director, Global Partnerships & Marketing, MANN+HUMMEL Group
    • Prof. Jason Pomeroy, Founder, Pomeroy Studio and Pomeroy Academy
    • Stefan Rafael, Co-Founder & Head of Technology, One To One Displays
  • 12:15 – 13:45
    Munch & Mingle: Lunch & networking break
  • 13:45 – 14:15
    Panel Discussion –– 5G: unleashing a new wave of connectivity

    Discussion on the introduction and deployment of 5G technology and connection around the world and how it will advance the creation of smart cities, and the reliability of Bluetooth 5.1 and Wi-Fi 6-enabled devices and connected properties in Asia
  • 14:15 – 14:45
    Panel Discussion –– How to tell a digital tale that will grip your audiences

    Economic and digital marketing opportunities for real estate developers, sellers and marketers; data mining and analytics; best practices from the East and the West; real estate and drone photography; 3D virtual tours and AI; and use of online or social networking platforms

    • Shailesh Goswami, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Foyr
    • Emma Felice (Tokidoki Traveller on YouTube), Content Creator, Tokyo Creative
  • 14:45 – 15:15
    Panel Discussion –– The "Sharing Economy" phenomena: how will it impact Asia’s major cities?

    A discussion on the benefits and risks of Asia’s growing shared economy, co-working and co-living services, and their impact on personal finance, efficiency, security, and sociability of inhabitants

    • Archawat Chareonsilp, Chief Strategy Officer, HUBBA Thailand
  • 15:15 – 15:30
    Refuel & Reconnect: Coffee break
  • 15:30 – 16:00
    Panel Discussion –– Disruptive tech in the hands of the youth

    Discussion with experts and organisations that promote tech education, diversity in the tech sector, and creativity among young innovators

    • Nick Myers, Chief Executive Officer, RedFox AI / Director of Marketing & Communications, EVO Transportation & Energy Services, Inc.
    • Prof. Aileen O. Vicente, Project Leader, FireCheck, University of the Philippines Cebu
  • 16:00 - 16:30
    Panel Discussion –– Asia’s tech hubs: the next wave of business success

    A discussion on the region’s emerging tech, data centre and logistics hubs, and how to use big data solutions to reassess real estate models and find proptech opportunities in the industry

    Moderator: Wendy McEwan, Head of Marketing and Communications, Asia Pacific, Knight Frank Asia Pacific
  • 16:30 - 17:00
    Keynote –– The Economist Update

    Speaker: Andrew Staples, Global Editorial Director, The Economist Corporate Network

    Andrew Staples of The Economist gives an overview of the macro-level economic, socio-political trends in Asia Pacific, growth trends, the US-China trade war and the “Digital Iron Curtain" and its ramifications on the region’s data-driven economy
  • 17:00 - 17:15
    Closing Remarks
  • 17:30 - 20:00
    Clink & Connect: Relax with a chilled drink and conversation with your peers
  • Time
  • 09:30 – 09:45
    Opening Remarks
  • 09:45 – 10:00
    Keynote –– Asia’s emerging future

    A keynote presentation on Asia’s eco-systems, emerging future, improving infrastructure, and systems change in the region’s global cities
  • 10:00 – 10:30
    Panel Discussion –– Cyber risks: Is smart tech safe?

    Plenary discussion on security challenges and reinforcements in consumer products, smart home appliances, wearables, industrial development, fintech, robotics and AI development

    • Prof. Nadia Magnenat Thalmann, Founder and Director, MIRALab, University of Geneva, Switzerland / Director, Institute for Media Innovation, Visiting Professor, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University
    • Anthony Chow, CEO & Co-Founder, igloohome
  • 10:30 – 11:00
    Interactive Session –– Visualising the next generation of real estate businesses

    An interactive session and live demo of PropertyGuru Lens, FastKey, and Home Loan Pre-Approval from the region’s leading property technology company

    Moderator: Pacharee Pantoomano, Co-Founder, BrandNow.Asia
    • Manav Kamboj, Chief Technology Officer, PropertyGuru Group
    • Sheldon Fernandez, General Manager, PropertyGuru FastKey
    • Vivek Kumar, Director, Product Management, PropertyGuru Group
  • 11:00 – 11:30
    Panel Discussion –– Leveraging fintech in Asian real estate markets

    Plenary session on the impact of blockchain and automation on job creation and/or retention in the property sector, and how fintech can improve transparency within this evolving industry

    • Dr Sinuhe Arroyo, Chief Executive Officer, Taiger
    • Dr Florian M. Spiegl, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer, FinFabrik
  • 11:30 – 12:00
    Presentation –– PropertyGuru Tech Innovation Award 2019

    Presentation and awarding of finalists in the Commercial & Student categories

    Presenter: Jules Kay, Director, PropertyGuru Asia Real Estate Summit & Asia Property Awards
  • 12:00 – 12:15
    Closing Remarks
  • 12:15 – 14:00
    Munch & Mingle: Lunch & networking

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