KL Converge! Digital Media & Communications


When: Wed, September 17, 10am – Fri, September 19, 10pm, 2014
Where: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Admission: Free
Info: Event | Speakers | Schedule | Registration

Meet some of the brightest icons in the field of digital entertainment, the gurus behind films such as Star Wars, and more. You can also experience workshops and talks from established industry veterans from around Asia, find opportunities with venture capitalists, get insights from various TV and film network executives, and have open discussions with the regulatory bodies, universities and other corporate figures. Everyone who’s anyone in the creative content industry, including investors, entrepreneurs and anyone who’s passionate about the exciting world should attend! Updated

Full Programme [Edited]

Day 1 - 17th Sept 2014
  • Speak with Sigve Brekke, Executive Vice President & Head of Telenor Asia
  • iAqua: Application for Modern Commercial Scale Fish Farming
  • Prof. Annabelle Waller, Uni. of Salford - Life’s a Pitch!
  • Jonathan Rinzler - Writing for short films
  • CEO Speak: Why does ICT matter? How can we do it better?
  • Geoff Tan - Utilising IoT: Wearable medical telementry
  • Ivan Loh - How retailers are taking advantage of IOT
  • Eric Chan - They made the chip. THE chip. 
  • Aamer Azemi, Cisco, Managing Director of Consulting Services Asia Pacific
  • Ahmad Helmi Abdul Halim - IOT in Malaysia: Strategies and Initiatives
  • Ganesh Ramasamy - How to ride the digital business wave-technology
  • Peter Wong - Preserving the Integrity of the Environment in an ICT World
  • Steve Sidwell - Showcasing Moulin Rouge, Finding Nemo and SEAL!
  • Developer’s Day by AT&T and Golden Gate Ventures
  • The SHOW@ KL Converge! and The ASEAN Digital Content Exchange
  • Innovation in Gamification by Axiata - Contest and workshop
  • Crowd Sourcing: The Ins and outs of Unleashing Business Opportunities
  • Documentary Pitch by History Channel
  • The Music Business by Media Prima
Day 2 - 18th Sept 2014
  • Roger Christian - Road To Global Cinema
  • Dr. Sarinder Kaur, Digitising Biodiversity
  • Namit Malhotra - CG & VFX Showcasing Transformers
  • MDeC - There’s gold in games! China Zombie and Doctor
  • Lee and Thompson - The intricacies of IP and Entertainment Law
  • The Champions of the League of Creative Teens
  • The move from analogue to digital terrestrial TV: The UK Experience
  • Digital Talent Discovery with U-Mobile and Dafi
  • Clash of the Hollywood Titans All-in-one panel with the Hollywood Gurus
  • Dr. Sarinder Kaur, Preserving a Green Lifestyle
  • Reebonz - How we became the preferred online shopping destination in Asia
  • Hollywood Film Production with Robert Lundberg
  • Smart Cities: from dreams to reality With CISCO, IDC and MIGHT
  • Inspiring Linkages @Merdeka The Journey to the App and Beyond
Day 3 - 19th Sept 2014
  • The History Channel - Documentaries made simple!
  • Dr Ramayya Krishnan, Carnegie Mellon University - Data Big and Small
  • The Economist - Broadband: The Remaining Challenges
  • Anthony Tan - The ideation, launch and growth of MyTeksi
  • AT&T - Apps-ceptionally Yours!
  • CK Wong - e-Commerce 2.0: the landscape
  • Ian Kimbell, SAP: The future of the cloud and how it will impact business and media
  • Wilson Wyeth - Crystal-balling the Future of Online Media
  • Grow and Monetize Your Apps with Google!
  • Innovation in Story Telling: Across Multi Platforms - University of Salford
  • Innovation in a Mobile World: Looking at mHealth by GSM Association
  • An afternoon with Paul Alexander, Celebrity Photographer
  • Passion and jazz, an inspiring mix - Spend two hours with Bapak Idang Rasjidi
[Pick the session you wish to attend at the integrated registration page]