About the Roundtable
As businesses around the world experience various forms of disruptions and adjust to the turbulent global economic outlook, how can companies better prepare themselves to thrive in the dynamic Asian market, and more critically, sustain their market share and gain the confidence of their consumers in the uncertain times that lie ahead?
Understand how to identify the unspoken needs of consumers via pertinent insight and translate them into products and services which can positively impact your business and brand future.
The second roundtable session is a prelude to a session at the Summit and this focused session will share on the importance of consumer insight as the foundation for design thinking.
|2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.||Keynote Address|
|Professor Boh Wai Fong, ACI Fellow & Head of ITOM Division, Nanyang Technological University|
|3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.||Discussion & Debate moderated by Professor Boh Wai Fong|
|4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.||Summary & Closing Remarks|
|4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Coffee & Networking|
|5:00p.m.||End of Program|
Boh Wai Fong
ACI Fellow and Head of the Information Technology & Operations Management Division
Nanyang Technological University
Executive Director – Consumer Insights, Nielsen Singapore
Executive Director, DesignSingapore Council, Ministry of Communications and Information
Kristin L. Wood
Engineering and Product Development Pillar Head, & Co-Director of the SUTD-MIT International Design Center, Singapore University of Technology and Design
Low Cheaw Hwei
Head of Design, Philips ASEAN Pacific and Head of Design Consulting, Asia, Philips Design
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