NIXT Southeast Asia Summit

21 – 22 October 2021  

The NIXT (Next Integrated Experience Technology) Summit is a feature within InfoComm Southeast Asia 2021 GoVIRTUAL. Deep dive into the world of emerging technologies like 5G, AR and IoT via the 2-day conference program to learn how these technologies can be integrated for truly transformative solutions.


*Information accurate as of May 2021

DAY 1 21 OCTOBER 2021

10:00 – 10:30

Keynote: The Global AI Agenda and Impacts on Business

The Technology Era is Here – How Prepared Are You?

10:30 – 11:00

Keynote: Digital Transformation for Business in SEA – Where are We at Now?

11:00 – 12:00

Panel Discussion: Find the Right Direction in a Chaos of Digital Transformation

  • How to design your digital business model for success?
  • How to choose the right technology for the right process?
  • How to build the right talent and culture to ensure a successful transformation?

12:00 – 12:30

Modern Cybersecurity 101

This session will discuss the recent changes in IT infrastructure and operations and the new issues that are increasingly important in cybersecurity, such as cloud security and DevSecOps, to highlight some basics and beyond for I&O leaders to consider.


14:00 – 14:30

Banking Case Study: Moving Beyond the Blockchain Hype – Lessons from An Early Adopter

14:30 – 15:00

Case Study: Blockchain Implementation in Zuellig Pharma

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), an estimated one in 10 drugs sold in developing countries is fake or substandard, and while tens of millions of counterfeit drugs are seized yearly by law enforcement agencies like Interpol.  Over the past few years, Zuellig Pharma has been working on a blockchain-based solution, eZTracker, to try and address this troubling issue.  In this session, we will discuss real world use case of blockchain in pharmaceutical supply chain and analyse the current state of these efforts.

15:00 – 15:30

Healthcare Case Study: Utilizing AR VR in Digital Workplace

Immersive technologies such as AR and VR are expected to become essential ingredients in digital workplace strategy. Many interesting use cases have been identified across offices and sites. However, difficulty in assessing technology maturity, and cost and investment performance remain barriers to its adoption.

In this session, we will discuss corporate use cases and analyze the current status of these efforts.

Manufacturing & Transport Case Studies

15:30 – 16:00

Smart Farming – How Robotics, Automated Sensors and Drones are Used to Increase Yields and Cut Costs

16:00 – 16:30

Case Study: Data Driven Transformation Journey at Blue Bird Group

As Indonesia’s largest taxi company, bluebird has been seen as a conventional company who shied away from technologies. This session will explain how technology, fueled with data, enables the digital transformation in Bluebird Group.

DAY 2 22 OCTOBER 2021

Cloud and Infrastructure Delivery Strategies

10:00 – 10:30

Keynote: The Impact of IoT on Infrastructure and Operations

10:30 – 11:00

Prepare for the Reality of 5G

Understand the availability and characteristics of 5G technology and implement effective internal evaluation and verification.

Retail Case Studies

11:00 – 11:30

Case Study: Data Platform in the Cloud-Agility for the Data Team

With the abundance of tools and services in the market, starting your data journey has never been easier. In this presentation, Suksant will demonstrate how being cloud-first and autonomous can help companies accelerate their analytics agenda.

11:30 – 12:00

F&B Digitization: How to Ensure a Smooth Digital Transformation Journey

12:00 – 12:30

Case Study: Machine Learning for Improved Customer Experiences

The Evolution of Talent Management and IT Culture

14:00 – 15:00

Panel Discussion: Culture Innovation: How to Cultivate a Digital Culture for Innovation – Key Challenges and Strategies

Many CIOs and IT leaders consider organizational culture as a barrier for the digital businesses. Organizational culture is more important than ever as it is the foundation for creating and implementing new ideas, and is a driving force for change and innovation.

15:00 – 15:30

Case Study: Establish a New Mindset – the Future of Technology Leadership

In the past few years, many companies have implemented digital and bimodal mode two practices, but most have suspended at POC or have not achieved much. The biggest reason for this is not changing the way of thinking and working from the past. This session focuses on organizing mindsets (thinking) to cope with the new era.

15:30 – 16:00

What Types of Talent Do We Needin the Digital Era?

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Summit Agenda

Customized sessions at the Summit cater to a diverse range of different learning needs, from understanding high-level strategic thinking to industry and technology-focused sessions.

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Topic: Tech Dialogue: 5G, Data and IoT - How to Avoid Being Left Behind

Tech Dialogue: 5G, Data and IoT – How to Avoid Being Left Behind?

  • How will 5G transform business operations and consumer behaviours?
  • Age of big data: what to expect and how to prepare for It
  • Building a cognitive enterprise through AI-powered transformation
  • Key take-aways for business to stay competitive and sustainable


Jane Lo, Correspondent, MySecurityMedia; Director, Finboxx


Vihang Shah, Executive Advisor, SynFiny Advisors, Singapore

John Lee, Managing Director (ASIA PACIFIC), GRF ASIA-PACIFIC Pte Ltd

Oleg Ishanov, Director of Information Security, Acronis