"Building Ecosystem for Responsible Innovation"



BOT Digital Finance Conference 2023
อีเวนท์ด้านการเงินดิจิทัลของ ธปท. ที่มีวัตถุประสงค์เพื่อส่งเสริมการพัฒนาและการใช้ประโยชน์จากนวัตกรรมและโครงสร้างพื้นฐานทางการเงิน เผยแพร่ความรู้ด้านนวัตกรรมและพัฒนาการของเทคโนโลยีทางการเงิน รวมถึงแสดงศักยภาพของระบบการเงินไทยที่ก้าวเข้าสู่โลกการเงินดิจิทัลได้อย่างรวดเร็วและสนับสนุนการผลักดันภูมิทัศน์ใหม่ภาคการเงินไทย 


"Building Ecosystem for Responsible Innovation"

The BOT wants to do more to enhance this ecosystem,
i.e. common utility, open digital payment ecosystem, and
a more collaborative approach to new technology.

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คลิป VDO งาน BDFC 2023


BDFC 2023 Opening Remarks - Dr. Sethaput Suthiwartnarueput, Bank of Thailand Governor

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Panel Discussion – Digital Infrastructure and Ecosystem for the Future of Financial Innovation

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Highlight การแถลงข่าว BDFC 2023 @ Siam Paragon

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DAY 1 : 14 SEPTEMBER 2023

Main Conference Hall, 5th Floor

10:00Event starts 
10:15 - 10:30 Opening Remarks and Keynote Address (EN) 
Keynote speaker: Dr. Sethaput Suthiwartnarueput, Bank of Thailand Governor [Speech] [ชมคลิป]
10:30 - 11:15   

Panel Discussion – Digital Infrastructure and Ecosystem for the Future of Financial Innovation (EN) 


· Mr. Ronadol Numnonda - Deputy Governor, Bank of Thailand [Presentation]

· Mr. Ritesh Shukla - CEO, NPCI International Payments Limited [Presentation]

· Mr. Sam Everington, CEO, Engine by Starling

· Mr. Putikarn Aurat - Former Chief Digital Business Officer, InnovestX [Moderator]

11:15 - 12:15

Panel Discussion - PromptBiz: Bringing Business and Financing up to the Next Level (TH)


· Ms. Siritida Panomwan Na Ayudhya - Assistant Governor, Bank of Thailand [Presentation]

· Mr. Tawatchai Cheevanon - Chief Product & Business Solutions Officer, Krungthai Bank [Presentation]

· Dr. Supot Tiarawut - President & CEO, Digital Government Development Agency

· Mr. Tee Seeumpornroj - Chief Finance Officer, AIS

· Dr. Narat Saraman - Association President, The Association of Thai Software Industry

· Dr. Vacharakoon Jivakanont – Deputy Director, Bank of Thailand [Moderator]

14:00 - 15:00

Panel Discussion - How Payment Innovation is Thriving in AI Era? (EN)


· Mr. Orapong Thein-ngern - President & Chief Technology Officer, Siam Commercial Bank

· Mr. Krishnan Rajagopalan - Head of Global Expansion and Incubation Partnerships, Stripe 

· Dr. Cherry Huang - General Manager Global Merchant Partnership South and Southeast Asia, Ant Group 

· Mr. Kunal Chatterjee - Vice President and Head of Innovation, Asia Pacific, Visa 

· Mr. Tana Pothikamjorn – CEO, KASIKORN LINE [Lead Discussion] 

15:00 - 16:00

Fireside chat – From Visions into Action: What’s Next for Open Data? (EN)


· Mr. Niliesh Kumar - Digital Channels and Experience Head, Citibank Singapore

· Mr. Chi-wai Chung - Fintech Director, Hong Kong Monetary Authority

· Mr. Nitin Datta – Partner, Data & Analytics, AI, Ernst & Young [Moderator] 

16:00 - 16:30

Keynote – The Power of Data and Digital Platform for Public Services (EN)

Speaker: Dr. Chadchart Sittipunt - Governor of Bangkok [Presentation]

Business Insight , Library Stage, 2nd Floor.

10:40 - 12:10

AI in Finance: Transformative Implications and the Legal Framework (EN)


· Ms. Kullarat Phongsathaporn - Partner, Baker McKenzie
· Ms. Kritiyanee Buranatrevedhya - Partner, Baker McKenzie

· Professor Carsten Maple - Professor of Cyber Systems Engineering, WMG [Presentation]

13:00 - 14:30

Technology and Policy: The Convergence of aloud AI and Digital Banking in Thailand (EN) 
Digital Banking: Identifying the X Factor (EN) 
Showcase: How to Build a Virtual Bank with the Cloud (EN)  


· Ms. Nathchaya Pongakkarawat - Head of Public Policy, Amazon Web Services 

· Mr. Daniel Wu - Head of Financial Services, Public Policy, Asia Pacific, Amazon Web Services [Presentation]

· Ms. Rachael Freeman - Chief Growth Officer, Tyme

· Mr. Unni Pillai - Head of Technology (Financial Services), Amazon Web Services 

· Ms. Aileen Kong - Head of Strategic Accounts, Financial Services, Amazon Web Services 

14:30 - 16:00

The Era of AI For Data Driven Organization (TH)


· Mr. Wachira Karwinwit - Azure Data & AI Solution Specialist, Microsoft

· Mr. Paiboon Wongsasutthikul - Senior Azure Specialist, Microsoft

Showcases and Events, Stair stage, 1st Floor.

11:00 - 12:00

A Glimpse of the Ethical Lending Future in the Open Banking Era: The Story of Finexos (EN)  


· Ms. Kefirah Kang - Director of Professional Services, FinServExpert [Presentation]

12:00 - 12:30

UnionPay Cross Border Payments (EN)


· Mr. Chong Wei Au - Senior Manager, UnionPay International Co., Ltd. [Presentation]

12:30 - 13:00

BC Card’s Digital Evolution on Cross Border Payments (EN)


· Mr. Jaesung  Lee - Project Manager, BC Card Co., Ltd. [Presentation]

13:00 - 14:00

PromptBiz: Decoding a Journey to Digitalization (TH) 


· Ms. Kanokporn Jootar - Deputy Chief, Head of Domestic Transaction Banking, TMBThanachart Bank 

· Mr. Jedsada Wanitsumpun - Vice President Software Business Development Department, Internet Thailand PLC.

· Mr. Pitiphat Mongkolariyanan - KMP Holding Co., Ltd. [Presentation]

14:00 - 14:30

India Stack: Global Lessons from a Digital Public Infrastructure Revolution (EN)  


· Mr. Harshit Kacholiya - Policy Consultant, iSPIRT [Presentation]

14:30 - 15:00

Shaping the Future of Financial and Mobile Payment (EN)  

· Mr. Surasak Wanichwatphibun - CTO, Huawei Cloud Thailand, Huawei Technologies (Thailand) Co., Ltd. [Presentation]

15:00 - 16:00

The Rise of Embedded Finance and Digital Banking with Starling Bank (EN)


· Mr. Jonathan Sharp - Partner, Banking Technology Strategy, PwC Thailand

· Mr. Sam Everington - CEO, Engine by Starling: Starling Bank [Presentation]

DAY 2 : 15 SEPTEMBER 2023

Main Conference Hall, 5th Floor


10:00 - 10:20

Keynote: Generative AI: Possibilities in Financial Services and Journey Towards Adoption (EN)

Speaker: Mr. Dipen Mehta - General Manager (Financial Services), Microsoft

10:20 - 11:15

Panel Discussion - Empowering Financial Inclusion with AI (EN)


· Mr. Aukrit Unahalekhaka - Co-Founder & CEO, Ricult

· Mr. Dino Setiawan - CEO, Awantunai

· Mr. Sam Tanskul - Managing Director, Krungsri Finnovate

· Mr. Daniel Wu – Head of Financial Services, Public Policy, Asia Pacific, Amazon Web Services [Moderator]

11:15 - 11:45

Fireside Chat - New Business Opportunities for Sustainable Growth (EN)


· Dr. Karin Boonlertvanich – Executive Vice President, KASIKORNBANK

· Mr. Chow Wong Yuen - Chief Sustainability Officer, United Overseas Bank (Thailand)

· Mr. Max Lee - Co-founder & CEO, Pantas [Moderator]

13:30 - 13:45

Keynote – Digital Strategy for Public Infrastructure: India’s Experience (EN) 

Speaker: Mr. Siddharth Shetty - Advisor, Ministry of Finance (India) [Presentation]

13:45 - 14:30

Panel Discussion - Building Digital Highway for Businesses to Thrive in The Digital Era (EN)


· Mr. Siddharth Shetty - Advisor, Ministry of Finance (India)

· Mr. Sungjun Chun - Director of Global Business, Korea Credit Bureau [Presentation]

· Mr. Kukkong Ruckphaopunt – Senior Executive VP & IT Division Manager, Bangkok Bank [Presentation]

· Mr. Worawat Paarporn - Managing Director, Processing Center Company [Presentation]

· Ms. Chaveewan Kietduriyakul – Principal, Baker McKenzie [Moderator]

14:30 - 15:00Closing remark - Responsible Innovation : Creating a Better Future for All (EN)  
Speaker: Ms. Jareeporn Jarukornsakul -  Chairman & Group CEO, WHA Corporation  

Business Insight , Library Stage, 2nd Floor.

09:00 - 10:30

Building Digital Ecosystem to Attract New Age of International Tourists (TH)


· Mr. Sittipong Kittiprapapong - Country Manager (Thailand, Indochina and South Asia), Ant Financial Group [Presentation]

· Dr. Charosporn Chalermtiarana - Senior Government Affairs Advisor, Ant Financial Group

· Ms. Piyawan Leelasompop - Head of Corporate Marketing, Central Retail Corporation PCL [Presentation]

· Mr. Natee Srirussamee - Head of Digital Retail, CRM and Strategic Alliances, The Mall Group [Presentation]

· Mr. Nithee Seeprae - TAT Deputy Governor for Digitalisation, Research and Development, Tourism Authority of Thailand [Presentation]

10:30 - 11:15

From Wallet to Financial SuperApp (TH)


· Ms. Nutthawadee Sae-Iah - Head of Strategy & Business Innovation, TrueMoney Co., Ltd. [Presentation]

· Mr. Koravut Pavitpok - Head of Commercial, TrueMoney Co., Ltd.

· Mr. Wissut Prutisart - Strategic Partnership Development Manager, Google 

11:15 - 12:00

The Leap Forward of Financial Security (EN)


· Mr. Staporn Kiewsuwansuk - Head of Thailand Technology, TrueMoney Co., Ltd.

· Mr. Adhipad Ploypraykaew - Head of Risk & Fraud Management, TrueMoney Co., Ltd.

· Ms. Yuhong Mu - Director of Solutions, Ant Group

· Mr. Chawan Laosunthorn - Assistant Researcher, Chulalongkorn University

· Mr. Tin Chokkamolkij - Emcee & TV anchor, TrueMoney Co., Ltd.

12:15 - 12:45

Collaboration On the Development of Digital Services for Business (TH) 


· Mr. Mr.Supreecha Limpikanjanakowit - Board of Director, National Digital ID Co., Ltd

· Mr. Sittikorn Direksoonthorn - President, Thai Credit Guarantee Corporation (TCG) 

· Mr. Somkiat Aroonpruksakul - Deputy Dean for Assets and Inventory, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University

· Mrs. Wijitleka Marome - Director, Bank of Thailand

13:00 - 14:30

Safeguarding Trust in Digital Ecosystem: Role of Partnership in Mitigating Fraud and Scams (EN) 
Cyber Trends and Insights (EN)  


· Mr. Atis Ruchirawat - Chairman of Credit Card Club, The Thai Bankers' Association

· Mr. Yos Kimsawatde - Head of Payment System Office, Thai Bankers' Association

· Dr. Tiravat Assavapokee -  First Senior Vice President, KASIKORNBANK

· Ms. Anjum Rahber - Vice President, Cyber and Intelligence, Mastercard

· Ms. Mandeep Sedha - Director, Product Management, Cyber and Intelligence Solutions (CAI), Mastercard [Presentation]

· Mr. Deric Karunesudas - Director - Cybersecurity Business, Mastercard

14:30 - 16:00

The Power of the Modern Payments (EN)


· Ms. Riva Uy - Solutions Architect, Stripe

· Mr. Tee Chayakul - Country Director, Stripe

· Mr. Edward Morales - Head of Ecommerce, Jim Thompson

Showcases and Events, Stair stage, 1st Floor.

10:00 - 11:00

CBDC and the Challenges in the New World's Financial System (TH)


· Mr. Kasidit Tansanguan - Director of Digital Currency Policy and Development Unit, Bank of Thailand [Presentation]

11:00 - 12:00

Responsible AI - Application and Tangible Use Cases of AI in The Digital Economy (TH)

· Dr. Sak Segkhoonthod - Senior Advisor, Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA)

· Mr. Pucktada Treeratpituk - Deputy Director, Bank of Thailand

· Dr. Nakarin Amarase - Head of External Affairs, Siam Commercial Bank [Presentation]

· Ms. Pornthip Kongchun - Chief Growth officer, Jitta Wealth Asset Management

12:00 - 13:00

AI-powered Carbon Management Solution (EN) 
· Mr. Eong Tat Ooi - Co-founder and CTO, Pantas Software Sdn Bhd [Presentation]

· Ms. Nurul Syaheedah - Co-founder and COO Software Sdn Bhd

13:00 - 14:00

Cybercrime and Financial Fraud: Challenges in Digital Finance (TH)


· Police Major General (Pol.Maj.Gen) Niwate Arpawasin - Cyber Crime Investigation Bureau (CCIB) [Presentation]

14:00 - 15:00

Digital Identity Use Cases for Government Services (TH)

· Mr. Sittichoke Chaipanya - Computer Technical Officer, Senior Professional Level, The Bureau of Registration Administration

· Mr. Athibodee Limsumpunsunti - Vice President of Digital Citizen Platform, Digital Government Development Agency (DGA) [Presentation]

15:00 - 16:00 

eBC: Digital Confirmation for Smart Auditing (TH)

· Mr. Rachit Chairat - CEO CNR Group & AccRevo, Accounting Transformations Co.,Ltd. [Presentation]

· Ms. Somika Phagapasvivat - Partner, Baker & McKenzie

· Mr. Siriwat Keatcharoensin - President, BCI (Thailand) [Presentation]

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