Humanising Transformation in a Hybrid Normal World
Presented by SGInnovate
In support of Deep Tech for Good
As data starts to take centre stage and organisations start to bring their businesses into the next phase of the digital age, putting the human being at the centre of our thinking when it comes to designing new technologies is crucial to ensuring that these technological innovations serve people and not the other way around.
Tune in to this session as we invite key industry experts and thought leaders to discuss how we can achieve humane technological transformation in a rapidly changing world.
Date: 5 October 2021, Tuesday
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm (Singapore Time / UTC +8)
4:00pm - 4:05pm: Welcome by SGInnovate
4:05pm - 5:00pm: Panel Discussion and Q&A on Humanising Transformation in a Hybrid Normal World with
- Rosaline Chow Koo, Founder and CEO, CXA Group
- Agnes Kwek, Founder and CEO, MindTheSystem
- Steve Monaghan, General Partner, FinMirai and Limited Partner, True Global Ventures
- Moderator: Philipp Kristan Diekhoener, Pioneering Human Transformation, Author of RESET and The Trust Economy
Rosaline Chow Koo, Founder and CEO, CXA Group
Rosaline invested $5M of her savings and borrowed another $5M to build her startup CXA after 5 years of trying to convince her firm to invest in Asia. CXA won Insurtech of the Year and Rosaline won Woman Leader of the Year from the Asia Insurance Industry Awards.
Rosaline supervised P&G factory lines in Iowa and then worked on Wall Street. She launched two dot-com start-ups before moving to insurance. Rosaline also grew Mercer and Marsh Benefit’s 14 APAC countries 800% over 8 years. She graduated from UCLA Cybernetics and Columbia Business School.
Agnes Kwek, Founder and CEO, MindTheSystem
Agnes is the Founder and CEO of MindTheSystem, an advisory and training outfit on complex systems challenges. Agnes had 20 years of career in the Singapore Administrative Service, serving in diverse portfolios ranging from defence, labour policy, community organisation and social welfare, public service innovation, transport and creative industry. Thanks to her work attachment at IDEO San Francisco in 2013, she is a policy-wonk-designer. Her niche and passion are in transforming organisations through design and supporting people through the change process, bringing to the table more than a decade of experience in public sector transformation and large-scale systems change.
Steve Monaghan, General Partner, FinMirai and Limited Partner, True Global Ventures
Steve is General Partner, FinMirai, based in Tokyo, Japan. Steve founded the Innovation Groups at DBS Bank and AIA Company Limited and has created new products, businesses, and companies across the technology and financial services industries. He is a private investor in Quantum Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Life Sciences, Healthtech, and Fintech. Steve has served on the advisory boards of HK Agency Science and Technology Research Institute, Intel, Veritas Genetics, and as an Investment Committee member of True Global Ventures. Steve has filed 6 patents, including DBS’s first patent and Citibank’s first mobile payments patent. He has helped numerous tech and financial services institutions in their innovation journeys. Steve holds an EMBA from Helsinki School of Economics and has completed leadership courses at IMD and Wharton.
Philipp Kristan Diekhoener, Pioneering Human Transformation, Author of RESET and The Trust Economy
Philipp Kristian believes in Human Transformation. He’s a Human Futurist, Voice of Change for Digital Generations Y to Z and Author of RESET and The Trust Economy.
Philipp is connecting organisations and leaders to their great future. His career is defined by pioneering human transformation: Championing Fortune 500 innovation in JAPAC, helping CEOs of Singapore’s most disruptive startups in reimagining entire industries for good, bridging start-ups and corporates for strategic partnerships, nurturing vibrant start-up communities and dedicating years to researching human behaviour, well-being and change.
Philipp loves making the complex simple and having impact through the alchemy of right and left brain problem-solving. He is a prolific and global voice on trust, digital innovation and (intergenerational) leadership in the future of work. Profound, passionate and practical, he empowers us to be transforming ourselves and our world: Human Transformation is fun, fast and made to last.