ASIFMA Tech & Ops Week

Building the foundation, capitalising technology

Monday-Friday, 21-25 June 2021, Virtual Event

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Overview of the Event

This flagship annual event in Asia for technology and operations is “designed by the industry for the industry” where the industry (sell-side, buy-side, regulators, law firms, consultants and media) come together once a year to meet and discuss important issues impacting this area. The conference identifies key tech & ops related shared challenges that the industry is facing and brings market participants together to help solve these.

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Dates: Monday-Friday, 21-25 June 2021 (Time Zone Converter)

Time: Day 1, 2, and 5: Starting at 9 am (GMT+8) daily
Day 3 – starting at 9:20 am (GMT+8)
Day 4 – starting at 3pm (GMT+8)

Format: Virtual

Language: English

Key themes:

  • Day 1 (Monday, 21 June): Securing the Foundation: Operational Resilience
  • Day 2 (Tuesday, 22 June): Cybersecurity and CCP Resilience
  • Day 3 (Wednesday, 23 June): Cloud and Data
  • Day 4 (Thursday, 24 June): Technologies of the Future:  CBDCs, AI and DLT
  • Day 5 (Friday, 25 June): Leveraging the Foundation: Operational Outlook

Prices:

Standard Rates (on or after 8 June 2021)

  • HKD780 (USD99) (ASIFMA Members and Endorser Referral) / HKD980 (USD125) (Non-Members)

Early Bird Rates (on or before 7 June 2021)

  • HKD670 (USD85)  (ASIFMA Members and Endorser Referral) / HKD830 (USD105) (Non-Members)

Event Lead Sponsor

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Supporting Partner

swift

Day Lead Sponsors

Day 2
google-cloud_website
Day 4
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Day 5
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Gold Sponsors

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Media Partners

digfin
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Supporting Organization

investhk

Endorsers

Event Manager

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At ASIFMA, we are committed to ensuring diversity and inclusion in our workplace and this policy is applied in all areas of our business including speaker roles at our events and conferences.  We wish to work with members and partners who share this same commitment and are willing to support this policy.

Agenda

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Day 1 Securing the Foundation: Operational Resilience  (Monday, 21 June 2021)
09:00 – 09:02 Welcome Remarks 1
09:02 – 09:05 Welcome Remarks 2
09:05 – 09:25 Keynote
09:25 – 10:25 Panel 1: Operational Resilience: A Public/Private Dialogue on Achieving Operational Resilience in APAC
10:25 – 11:25 Panel 2: Outsourcing and Third-party Risk Management
11:25– 11:55 Branded Demo
11:55 – 12:00 Closing Remarks
Day 2  Cybersecurity and CCP Resilience (Tuesday, 22 June 2021)
09:00 – 09:02 Welcome Remarks 1
09:02– 09:05 Welcome Remarks 2
09:05 – 09:25 Keynote
09:25 – 10:25 Panel 1: Cybersecurity
10:25 – 11:25 Panel 2: CCP Resilience
11:25 – 11:55 Branded Presentation: Supercharge Your Security Telemetry with Chronicle
11:55 – 12:00 Closing Remarks
Day 3   Cloud and Data (Wednesday, 23 June 2021)
09:20 – 09:22 Welcome Remarks 1
09:22 – 09:25 Welcome Remarks 2
09:25 – 10:25 Panel 1: Data-driven Innovation: Leveraging the Power of Data in Capital Markets
10:25 – 11:25 Panel 2: The Role of Cloud in Capital Markets
11:25 – 11:55 Branded Demo: Tick History in Google Cloud
11:55 – 12:00 Closing Remarks
Day 4           Technology of the future – CBDCs, AI and DLT (Thursday, 24 June 2021)
15:10– 15:12 Welcome Remarks 1
15:12 – 15:15 Welcome Remarks 2
15:05 – 15:25 Fireside Chat: Impact of Central Bank Digital Currencies on Capital Markets
15:15– 15:35 Presentation: GFMA Paper on Central Bank Digital Currencies
15:35 – 15:40 Presentation: Regulatory Approach to a Novel Asset Class: Virtual Assets
15:40 – 16:35 Panel 1: State of and Outlook for the Asian Tokenised Securities Market the Role
of DLT
16:35 – 17:35 Panel 2: AI in Capital Markets
17:35 – 17:55 Branded Presentation: SmartStream Air (AI Solution for Data Quality Processing)
17:55 – 18:00 Closing Remarks
Day 5  Leveraging the Foundation: Operational Outlook (Friday, 25 June 2021)
09:00 – 09:02 Welcome Remarks 1
09:02 – 09:05 Welcome Remarks 2
09:05 – 09:25 Keynote: Smarter Securities: A Vision from SWIFT
09:25 – 10:25 Panel 1: Adopting Agile Work Practices at Scale within Asian Wholesale Markets
10:25 – 11:25 Panel 2: Interoperability, Partnerships and Network-based Solutions
11:25 – 11:55 Fireside Chat with BIS Financial Stability Institute: BigTech and Changes in
Regulatory Framework
11:55 – 12:15 Branded Demo: Accelerating Innovation in Capital Markets with DevOps
12:15 – 12:20 Closing Remarks

We are delighted to welcome 250 participants including regulators, policy makers, issuers and treasurers, sell side and buy side representatives across Asia, UK and the US to this event.

If you wish to effectively engage an esteemed audience and connect with the global and regional community at our other events, various sponsorship packages with speaking slot inclusion and advertising opportunities are open to ASIFMA members and non-members for more brand and marketing exposure as well as increasing lead generation. For further details, please contact Meera Joshi, Manager – Business Development and Marketing (mjoshi@asifma.org).

Event Lead Sponsor

refinitiv-logo-website

Supporting Partner

swift

Day Lead Sponsors

Day 2
google-cloud_website
Day 4
smartstream-logo-533x400
Day 5
murex-logo-533x400

Gold Sponsors

aws-logo-website
clifford-chance-logo-533x400
dtcc-edm
eversheds-sutherland-hong-kong-secondary-533x400
ey-logo-edm
gs_logo-533x400
hsbc-logo-edm
hashkey-logo-533x400
ihs-markit_website
openfin_website
torstone-logo-533x400

Media Partners

digfin
eversheds-sutherland-533x400
regulationasia-logo-edm
fintech-power-50-533x400

Supporting Organization

investhk

Endorsers

Event Manager

plus-concept

More confirmed speakers will be announced soon.

Thank you very much for your support. You may register here to watch on demand.

Event Factsheet

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For event enquiries, please contact event@asfima.org or phone +852 2531 6532.

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