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MaGIC Virtual Tech Talk: Deep Tech, the Pinnacle of Catalysing Industrial Revolution

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MaGIC Virtual Tech Talk: Deep Tech, the Pinnacle of Catalysing Industrial Revolution

The world as we know it is rapidly changing — what's relevant now, may not be tomorrow. In this one-day Tech Talk, gain insights from industry experts, investors, service providers, and entrepreneurs on new emerging technologies and up-and-coming trends in the industry. Learn how you can leverage these new technologies to solve the problem of tomorrow and how to engage with government agencies for a holistic approach i.e. the National Technology and Innovation Sandbox (NTIS).

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Agenda

9.00 AM: Welcoming Speech by MaGIC [MaGIC representative]

9.15 AM: State of the Industry [Bikesh Lakhmichand, CEO of iTrain (M) Sdn. Bhd.]

10.00 AM: Leveraging Drones to Empower Diverse Industries [Kamarul Muhamed, Founder and Group CEO, Aerodyne]

10.45 AM: How to Productionise Machine Learning Experiment [Poonam Brijesh Sampat, Cloud Solution Architect - Data & AI, Microsoft]

11.30 AM: Sharing Session: Pitfalls and Insights running an Electrical & Engineering startup in Malaysia [Farhan Ali, Founder, FSR Technologies]

12.15 PM - 1.40 PM: Lunch Break/ Prayers

1.45 PM: Sharing Session: Importance of User-Centricity in Wearables [Bobak Tavangar, CEO, Brilliant Labs]

2.30 PM: Building DeepTech Startups on AWS [Mohammed Fazalullah, Senior Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services (AWS)]

3.15 PM: Panel Session with Investors - Investing in DeepTech [Ahmad Redzuan Sidek, CIO VentureTECH, Rezal Ahmad, CEO NanoMalaysia, Rafiza Ghazali, Group CEO Cradle, Rustam Ku Azmi, Senior Vice President Kumpulan Modal Perdana (KMP)]

4.00 PM: Sharing Session: How we built our own self-driving AXIA [Kean Wei Wong, Co-Founder and CEO, Kommu]

4.30 PM: Introduction to Technology & Innovation Programmes [MaGIC representative]









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Speakers

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Bikesh Lakhmichand

Bikesh is the CEO of 1337 Ventures which is an early-stage investor in new and existing start-ups. All 1337 venture portfolio companies benefit from a rigorous 12-week program that provides startups with access to venture and business networks, mentors and initial capital to jump-start their young ventures - known as 1337 Accelerator. He can be contacted at bikesh@1337ventures.net

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Kamarul Muhamed

Kamarul studied ACCA at Nottingham Trent University and started his first career as an Accountant in the City of London (1989-1993). He also studied M.Sc in Information System Management at University of Salford. After spending 10 years in the UK, he returned to Malaysia and joined Computer Associates International (CAI) in 1995 and quickly rose to become the Director and Country Manager for Malaysia and Brunei 3 years later. Kamarul is also a serial technopreneur with many start-ups under his belt. From Malaysia’s first web TV to application development to financial services and even construction companies. His first entrepreneurship journey began with an interactive new media production agency. Among the biggest project was for the development of human development strategy and training material as well as contents for Quality Management System, Value Based Management and Operational Performance Improvements for an Oil and gas Fortune 500 company. He also managed corporate communication consulting for an offshore marine service provider and helped the company grow from a single FPSO to a large fleet of 7 and ranked 4th globally. In November 2014, Aerodyne was born and it started off as a drone based visual company but transformed its way into an AI-driven, end-to-end enterprise level solutions provider. Kamarul is a thinker and futurist with deep passionate interest in technology and human resource development along with how it impacts the next generation. His free time is spent on researching and developing ideas for the future. He is a seasoned traveller who has visited over 98 countries around the world.

Solution Seeker

Poonam Brijesh Sampat

Technical Leader, enabling Partners and Customers in their Data & AI Cloud Journey.

Solution Seeker

Farhan Ali

Knowing what I've wanted to do since I was 10, my interests in the technology field are not superficial. I have a good understanding of the VLSI design flow, from architecture definition to RTL to circuits to layouts to fabrication and process technology. I have professional experience defining microarchitecture and developing RTL for digital logic/IP which I enjoy. I also have a deep interest is in SoC firmware/embedded software development. Currently designing advanced wireless ECUs - TuneBoss Specialties: ECU development, ARM SoC/MCU system architecture, AHB/AXI interconnect, real-time embedded systems, embedded software/firmware, PCI-Express, spec to architecture to RTL for digital designs.

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Bobak Tavangar

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Mohammed Fazalullah

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Kean Wei Wong

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MaGIC Virtual Tech Talk: Deep Tech, the Pinnacle of Catalysing Industrial Revolution

Nov 30, 2020 9:00 AM

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Nov 30, 2020 5:00 PM

Virtual

Admission is Free

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The world as we know it is rapidly changing — what's relevant now, may not be tomorrow. In this one-day Tech Talk, gain insights from industry experts, investors, service providers, and entrepreneurs on new emerging technologies and up-and-coming trends in the industry. Learn how you can leverage these new technologies to solve the problem of tomorrow and how to engage with government agencies for a holistic approach i.e. the National Technology and Innovation Sandbox (NTIS).

How does it work?

Key takeaways

Gain current insights on the latest and upcoming technologies to leverage on, propelling your businesses through new knowledge and ideas for a better tomorrow especially in the midst of these challenging times.

Gain a deeper awareness of DeepTech in Malaysia

First-hand engagement with DeepTech enthusiasts in Malaysia sharing their success stories

Be inspired to explore and catalyse the DeepTech scene in Malaysia

Agenda

9.00 AM: Welcoming Speech by MaGIC [MaGIC representative]

9.15 AM: State of the Industry [Bikesh Lakhmichand, CEO of iTrain (M) Sdn. Bhd.]

10.00 AM: Leveraging Drones to Empower Diverse Industries [Kamarul Muhamed, Founder and Group CEO, Aerodyne]

10.45 AM: How to Productionise Machine Learning Experiment [Poonam Brijesh Sampat, Cloud Solution Architect - Data & AI, Microsoft]

11.30 AM: Sharing Session: Pitfalls and Insights running an Electrical & Engineering startup in Malaysia [Farhan Ali, Founder, FSR Technologies]

12.15 PM - 1.40 PM: Lunch Break/ Prayers

1.45 PM: Sharing Session: Importance of User-Centricity in Wearables [Bobak Tavangar, CEO, Brilliant Labs]

2.30 PM: Building DeepTech Startups on AWS [Mohammed Fazalullah, Senior Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services (AWS)]

3.15 PM: Panel Session with Investors - Investing in DeepTech [Ahmad Redzuan Sidek, CIO VentureTECH, Rezal Ahmad, CEO NanoMalaysia, Rafiza Ghazali, Group CEO Cradle, Rustam Ku Azmi, Senior Vice President Kumpulan Modal Perdana (KMP)]

4.00 PM: Sharing Session: How we built our own self-driving AXIA [Kean Wei Wong, Co-Founder and CEO, Kommu]

4.30 PM: Introduction to Technology & Innovation Programmes [MaGIC representative]









Speaker Profile

Bikesh Lakhmichand

CEO of 1337 Ventures

Bikesh is the CEO of 1337 Ventures which is an early-stage investor in new and existing start-ups. All 1337 venture portfolio companies benefit from a rigorous 12-week program that provides startups with access to venture and business networks, mentors and initial capital to jump-start their young ventures - known as 1337 Accelerator. He can be contacted at bikesh@1337ventures.net

Solution Seeker

Kamarul Muhamed

Founder and Group CEO, Aerodyne

Kamarul studied ACCA at Nottingham Trent University and started his first career as an Accountant in the City of London (1989-1993). He also studied M.Sc in Information System Management at University of Salford. After spending 10 years in the UK, he returned to Malaysia and joined Computer Associates International (CAI) in 1995 and quickly rose to become the Director and Country Manager for Malaysia and Brunei 3 years later. Kamarul is also a serial technopreneur with many start-ups under his belt. From Malaysia’s first web TV to application development to financial services and even construction companies. His first entrepreneurship journey began with an interactive new media production agency. Among the biggest project was for the development of human development strategy and training material as well as contents for Quality Management System, Value Based Management and Operational Performance Improvements for an Oil and gas Fortune 500 company. He also managed corporate communication consulting for an offshore marine service provider and helped the company grow from a single FPSO to a large fleet of 7 and ranked 4th globally. In November 2014, Aerodyne was born and it started off as a drone based visual company but transformed its way into an AI-driven, end-to-end enterprise level solutions provider. Kamarul is a thinker and futurist with deep passionate interest in technology and human resource development along with how it impacts the next generation. His free time is spent on researching and developing ideas for the future. He is a seasoned traveller who has visited over 98 countries around the world.

Solution Seeker

Poonam Brijesh Sampat

Cloud Solution Architect - Data & AI, Microsoft

Technical Leader, enabling Partners and Customers in their Data & AI Cloud Journey.

Solution Seeker

Farhan Ali

Founder, FSR Technologies

Knowing what I've wanted to do since I was 10, my interests in the technology field are not superficial. I have a good understanding of the VLSI design flow, from architecture definition to RTL to circuits to layouts to fabrication and process technology. I have professional experience defining microarchitecture and developing RTL for digital logic/IP which I enjoy. I also have a deep interest is in SoC firmware/embedded software development. Currently designing advanced wireless ECUs - TuneBoss Specialties: ECU development, ARM SoC/MCU system architecture, AHB/AXI interconnect, real-time embedded systems, embedded software/firmware, PCI-Express, spec to architecture to RTL for digital designs.

Solution Seeker

Bobak Tavangar

CEO, Brilliant Labs

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Mohammed Fazalullah

Senior Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Solution Seeker

Kean Wei Wong

Co-Founder and CEO, Kommu

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