Global Banking Discourse Series : Digital 2.0 – Mastering the Application of Digital Thinking and Technology in the Banking Industry

AICB’s Global Banking Discourse (GBD) Series on “Mastering the Application of Digital Thinking and Technology in Banks” was held on 21 March 2018 to provide our members an in-depth understanding of how to successfully adopt and execute digital, as well as to ensure digital infrastructure readiness for the new banking environment 4.0. AICB plays an important role in ensuring members are kept abreast of key technology developments as well as, addressing the need to reshape the banking workforce and equip them with the relevant knowledge and skill-sets which will compliment technology. Global experts from Cognizant and key industry speakers shared their insights and their digital journeys.

Some of the speakers in finance and technology included Manish Bahl, Senior Director, Cognizant Center for the Future of Work, Peter Steward. Senior Director, Head of Middle East, Cognizant Business Consulting, Szazuan Saat, Associate Risk Specialist, Specialist Risk Unit (SRU) BNM, Zahrain Zulkifli, Head, Digital Banking, Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad, Mansoor Ahmed, Head of Infrastructure and Service Management Functions, Standard Chartered Bank, Shahazana Shaari, Head of Group Information Technology, SME Bank, Zulkanain Kassim, Chief Operating Officer, Affin Bank Berhad, Siah Hark Cheong, Head, Customer Analytics and CRM, Maybank and other prominent profiles in the industry.

Over 120 bankers attended the one day event held at Multipurpose Hall, Lanai Kijang, Kuala Lumpur.