Sessions (Main Stage)
09.00 - 10.00

Registration and morning refreshments

10.00 - 10.15

Opening remarks

10.15 - 10.30

VIP keynote presentation

Speaker: Dr. Liu Thai Ker, Senior Director of RSP Architects Planners & Engineers (Pte) Ltd and Chairman, Centre for Liveable Cities

10.30 - 11.15

Spearheading the proptech opportunities in Asia

Speaker: Shailesh Rao, Board director, JLL

11.15 - 11.30

Networking break

11.30 – 12.30

Panel discussion: Why innovation in the property sector is key – disruptive technologies to watch

Moderator: Jack FitzGerald, Founder, Disrupt Property
• Hari Krishnan, CEO, PropertyGuru
• Darvin Kurniawan, CEO, REIDAO
• Julian Kwan, CEO, InvestaCrowd Ltd
• Dr.John Leslie Millar, Chief Strategic Development Officer, Ananda Development

12.30 – 14.00

Networking lunch

14.00 – 14.45

Panel discussion: Amplifying the innovation factor – building smarter and more sustainable cities for
the next generation

Moderator: Chungha Cha, Co-founder and Chair, Re-Imagining Cities Foundation
• Esther An, Chief sustainability officer, City Developments Limited
• Ang Kian Seng, Group director of environmental sustainability, Building and Construction Authority
• Ani Bhalekar, Director, IoT & Mobility Practice Lead, SE Asia, Accenture
• Vicknesh R Pillay, Founding partner, TNB Ventures
• Manish Chawda, Partner, Pragma Singapore

14.45 – 15.45

Women in REC: rising-up through the ranks

Moderator: Sigrid G. Zialcita, Managing Director, Research, Asia Pacific, Cushman & Wakefield
• Emilie Röell, Founder, Doh Eain
• Emeritus Prof. Chitra Weddikkara, Managing director, QServe Pte Ltd
• Kamolpat Swaengkit, Thailand Country Manager, DDproperty
• Nathalie Strooper, Senior Project Manager, Asia, Project Management & Construction, Lendlease
• Lim Wenhui, Partner, SPARK Architects

15.45 – 15.50

Closing remarks

08.00 - 09.00

Registration and morning refreshments

09.00 - 09.15

Opening remarks

09.15 - 10.00

One Belt One Road: China’s lion has woken. What this means for business across Asia

Speaker: Tom Miller, Author and senior analyst, Gavekal Research

10.00 – 10.45

The impact of One Belt One Road on key property markets across the region

Speaker: Rafiq Jumabhoy, Managing principal, Orkney Investments

10.45 – 11.00

Networking break

11.00 – 11.45

Panel discussion: Digging deeper into the project of the century: One Belt One Road

Moderator: Winston Lee, Regional head of new projects, PropertyGuru
• Tom Miller, Author and senior analyst, Gavekal Research
• Rafiq Jumabhoy, Managing principal, Orkney Investments
• Dr.Hiran Hettiarachchi, Chairman, Blue Mountain Group
• Evelyn Lim, Executive Director, Tax Advisory, BDO

11.45 – 12.30

Panel discussion: outlook and opportunities across ASEAN markets

Moderator: Alexander Karolik Shlaen, CEO, Panache Management (Singapore)
• Glen Chan, CEO & managing director, Pacific Star Development Limited (Malaysia)
• James Smith, Senior Manager, Marga Group (Myanmar)
• Phan Lê Hòa, Group CFO, NovaLand (Vietnam)
• Alex Lau, Director, Phnom Penh City Center (Cambodia)
• Kriengsak Tantiphipop, CEO, The Emporium Group Co., Ltd. (Thailand)

12.30 – 13.30

Networking lunch

13.30 - 13.45

Country spotlight session: Mongolia

Speaker: Oliver Nicoll, Director of research, Asia Pacific Investment Partners

13.45 – 14.00

Country spotlight session: Sri Lanka

Speaker: Roshan Madawela, Founder and CEO of Research Intelligence Unit

14.00 – 15.00

Country roundtable discussions

15.00 – 15.05

Closing remarks