CONFERENCE DAY ONE

8:00 am - 8:50 am REGISTRATION & WELCOME COFFEE

8:50 am - 9:00 am Chairman’s Opening Remarks

Pete Kelly, Managing Director at LMC Automotive

Pete Kelly

Managing Director
LMC Automotive

9:10 am - 9:50 am OEM Insight: Future Business Models of An Automotive OEM



  • Will car production remain the core business and for who?
  • Where will carmakers’ revenues mainly come from
  • Who will be the major competitors and key partners?
  • How to stay ahead of competition in the age of Mobility as a Service (MaaS)?

Mahesh Shinde, GM, ERC (Indoor Testing) at Tata Motors

Mahesh Shinde

GM, ERC (Indoor Testing)
Tata Motors

9:50 am - 10:30 am Creating Future Cities with Self-Driving Vehicles

  • The SDVs market status – the drivers, challenges and latest development
  • Key technology progress in SDVs and the gap
  • Outlook for the coming 3 years – what to expect? (A City’s Journey to a ‘Car-lite’ Society)


Chiu Wen Tung, Group Director at Urban Redevelopment Authority

Chiu Wen Tung

Group Director
Urban Redevelopment Authority


  • Forecast on AVs and EVs - What technology breakthrough can we expect by then?
  • The industry – how will the value chain evolve?
  • The driver – sharing cars and using them as a space to consume media and make calls


Chiu Wen Tung, Group Director at Urban Redevelopment Authority

Chiu Wen Tung

Group Director
Urban Redevelopment Authority

Michael Steinberg, Head of Strategy, Programme and Communications at Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles

Michael Steinberg

Head of Strategy, Programme and Communications
Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles

Duncan Kay, Head of Vehicle Engineering at Department of Transport (DfT), United Kingdom

Duncan Kay

Head of Vehicle Engineering
Department of Transport (DfT), United Kingdom

David Webb

Head of Innovation - CCAV
Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CCAV is part of the Department for Transport, United Kingdom)

Mark Crawford, Chief Engineer for Autonomous Driving Systems at Great Wall Motor Co.

Mark Crawford

Chief Engineer for Autonomous Driving Systems
Great Wall Motor Co.

Mahesh Shinde, GM, ERC (Indoor Testing) at Tata Motors

Mahesh Shinde

GM, ERC (Indoor Testing)
Tata Motors

Andre Burgress, Strategic Partnerships, Digital Sector at National Physical Laboratory (Appointed by UK Government)

Andre Burgress

Strategic Partnerships, Digital Sector
National Physical Laboratory (Appointed by UK Government)

11:10 am - 11:30 am Speed Networking across AV & EV Attendees

11:30 am - 12:00 pm MORNING TEA AND NETWORKING SESSION

12:00 pm - 12:05 pm Chairman's Opening Remarks

Terence Siew, President at Electric Vehicles Association of Singapore (EVAS)

Terence Siew

President
Electric Vehicles Association of Singapore (EVAS)

12:05 pm - 12:40 pm Transforming transport with E-Mobility, Connectivity and Autonomous Driving


  • Enhancing in-house production capabilities, strategic development and product roadmap for EVs in Asia
  • Increasing uptake of more low-emission vehicles through regulatory intervention
  • Upcoming trends in commercial EVs, driverless vehicles  and new transport solutions



Lalith Nambirajan, Senior Expert at McKinsey & Company, Singapore

Lalith Nambirajan

Senior Expert
McKinsey & Company, Singapore

12:40 pm - 1:20 pm Update 1: Singapore’s Largest Public EV Charging Network



Goh Chee Kiong, Head, Strategic Development at SP Power

Goh Chee Kiong

Head, Strategic Development
SP Power

1:20 pm - 2:20 pm LUNCH AND NETWORKING SESSION

2:20 pm - 2:50 pm Update 2: Rolling-Out a Large Scale EV Fleet in Singapore


Grab, which operates the largest fleet of EVs and hybrid vehicles in Southeast Asia, is on track to roll out 200 electric vehicles in Singapore in 2019 in partnership with Singapore Power (SP). This strategic partnership will allow Grab to improve the availability and utilisation of charging stations while advancing the adoption of EVs in Singapore

 

The session will highlight Grab’s current experience and upcoming plans for EVs in Asia including strategies for building industry partnerships; meeting the commercial and technical challenges and what does the future hold for EV car sharing in the regions?

Dominic Ong, Regional Head, Strategic Automotive Partnerships at Grab

Dominic Ong

Regional Head, Strategic Automotive Partnerships
Grab

2:50 pm - 3:30 pm Update 3: Moving Toward an All-Electric National Car and Upcoming Initiatives for Malaysia


Malaysia is on its way to become the marketing hub for EVs by 2030 under the National Electric Mobility Blueprint (EMB) as a part of the government’s efforts to replace diesel and  petrol vehicle and reduce the dependency on fossil fuel and greenhouse gas emission

 

The session will give an update on Malaysia’s proposed second national car project which could be a pure electric-vehicle, in line with the government’s focus on climate change and environment preservation.  Malaysian Green Technology Corp (GreenTech Malaysia) is currently spearheading a working paper on this project and will share their initiative, strategies and road-map for making EV national car project a reality

Huzaimi Nor Bin Omar, Head of Low Carbon Mobility at GreenTech Malaysia (Ministry of Energy and Green Technology)

Huzaimi Nor Bin Omar

Head of Low Carbon Mobility
GreenTech Malaysia (Ministry of Energy and Green Technology)

3:30 pm - 4:10 pm Transitioning to a Shared, Electric and Automated Mobility System


  • The role of EVs in the wider digitisation and electrification of economies
  • Meeting the awareness gap among  private and commercial EV users
  • Challenges and opportunities for achieving EV foundation in Asia


Timothy Papandreou, CEO at Emerging Transport Advisors (San Francisco, CA)

Timothy Papandreou

CEO
Emerging Transport Advisors (San Francisco, CA)

4:10 pm - 4:40 pm AFTERNOON TEA AND NETWORKING BREAK

Group 2

4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 1: Is It Ethical to Monetize Sensitive Private Data?

4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 2:Addressing The Top Concern on Safety – How Safe Is AV?

4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 3: The AV Partnership Matrix: De-risking the Future by Teaming up

Samuel Chng, Research Fellow at Lee Kuan Yew Centre of Innovative Cities at Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)

Samuel Chng

Research Fellow at Lee Kuan Yew Centre of Innovative Cities
Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)

4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 4: AV Cost and Commercialization - Forecasting the Key Challenges

4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 5: Switching to EVs as a Part of Your Overall Emission Control Strategy: Commercial and Technical Considerations


Pang Mei Yee, Vice President of Innovation, Solutions Delivery & Service Management – Asia Pacific at DHL

Pang Mei Yee

Vice President of Innovation, Solutions Delivery & Service Management – Asia Pacific
DHL

4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 6: Fostering Industry Partnerships: Financial and Commercial Challenges for large scale EV implementation


Jenny Lim, Commercial and Network Director at BlueSG

Jenny Lim

Commercial and Network Director
BlueSG

4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 7: Surviving the Auto Revolution: Emerging Trends in EV Design and Capabilities

Tobias Massier, Principal Investigator at TUM-CREATE

Tobias Massier

Principal Investigator
TUM-CREATE

4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 8: Developing Critical Infrastructure to Support E-Mobility in Asia

Fahad Azad, Technical Director at OTSAW

Fahad Azad

Technical Director
OTSAW

6:00 pm - 6:00 pm CLOSING REMARKS BY CONFERENCE CHAIRMAN AND END OF DAY ONE