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Join this virtual event to thrive in the next digital norm with Cloud and Data Intelligence. Learn about the latest trends across technologies and verticals from Alibaba Cloud's executives, IT experts, and partners. Hear from Jeff Zhang (President of Alibaba Cloud Intelligence and Head of Alibaba DAMO Academy) and Selina Yuan (President of Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International) during the opening keynote. This virtual event will feature product launches and a range of in-depth topics about Alibaba Cloud's advanced digitalization strategies, solutions, and technologies.

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July 2, 2020 14:00 - 16:30 (UTC+8)

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Plenary Session

Jeff Zhang

President of Alibaba Cloud Intelligence, Head of Alibaba DAMO Academy

Jeff Zhang is the President of Alibaba Cloud Intelligence, and Head of Alibaba DAMO Academy. Jeff joined Alibaba Group in 2004 and has held various management positions including Chief Technology Officer of Alibaba Group, President of China Retail Marketplaces, and President of Taobao etc. In his previous roles, Jeff steered the whole iterative upgrading of core systems architecture for Alibaba Group, and led Alibaba to become the largest e-commerce platform in China.

The Pulse of Digitalization

14:00-14:09

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Selina Yuan

President of Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business

Selina Yuan leads the international division of Alibaba Cloud Intelligence Group, heading a global team across APAC, Europe, Americas and Middle East, enabling cloud technology for millions of customers around the world. Selina brings more than 20 years of experience in leading and growing technology businesses globally.

Accelerating to the Next Digital Norm with Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

14:09-14:30

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Rohit Jawa

Chairman of Unilever China, Executive Vice President of Unilever North Asia

Rohit Jawa was appointed to lead Unilever’s business in North Asia (China including Hong Kong &Taiwan, and Japan) since April 2017. He has been with Unilever for 28 years of experience in various roles across customer development, marketing and general management. He was picked up by the Internationalist Magazine as one of “The Asia 50” marketers in 2013. He has been awarded the “CEO Excel” Award for 2015 by the Philippines chapter of International Association of Business Communicators for leadership in business communication.

Accelerating to the Next Digital Norm with Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

14:09-14:30

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Product Launches

Lijuan Chen

VP of Alibaba Group, General Manager of Product and Solution

Lijuan Chen, VP of Alibaba Group, General Manager of Product, Solution and Official Website of Alibaba Cloud Intelligence. Lijuan joined Alibaba Group in 2003 as new hire. Prior to her current position, Lijuan held several management roles in Alibaba, including product manager in Taobao Business Unit, and then manager for etao.com, an e-commerce price comparison website, and later the founder and manager of Alibaba IOT department. Lijuan established Alibaba A.I. Labs in 2016, which consisted of several labs focusing on couples of cutting-edge domains including natural language processing, autonomous driving and robotics. A.I Labs released Alibaba’s first consumer-facing AI product named Tmall Genie X1 in 2017, which changed entire consumer IoT landscape in China.

From Online Business to Business Online: How Technology Is Reshaping the World

14:30-14:41

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Feifei Li

VP of Alibaba Group, Senior Fellow of Database System, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Feifei Li is currently a Vice President of Alibaba Group, ACM Distinguished Scientist, President of the Database Products Business Unit of Alibaba Cloud, and Director of the Database and Storage Lab of DAMO Academy. He is a tenured, full professor at the School of Computing at the University of Utah (on leave). He has won multiple awards from NSF, ACM, IEEE, Visa, Google, HP, Microsoft, and IBM.

Cloud-Native Database, Cloud-Native Data Warehouse & Data Lake

14:41-14:56

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Alex Chen

Fellow of Cloud Infrastructure, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Alex Chen is the Senior Director of Product Management at Alibaba Cloud, responsible for storage products. Previously, he spent over 19 years at IBM, where he was the worldwide business executive for IBM enterprise storage solutions.

Continuous Infrastructure Upgrades

14:56-15:03

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Yangqing Jia

VP of Alibaba Group, Senior Fellow of Data Platform, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Yangqing Jia is a Vice President of Alibaba Group, provides Big Data and Artificial Intelligence solutions for both Alibaba internal use and Alibaba Cloud Intelligence. Prior to Alibaba, Yangqing served as Director of AI Infrastructure at Faceboook and research scientist at Google Brain. He has years of experience in open source AI solutions and standards, with prior work including Caffe, TensorFlow, PyTorch 1.0 and ONNX.

Next Generation Cloud-Native Data Warehouse

15:03-15:16

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Guoqiang Li

Senior Product Manager of Cloud Infrastructure, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Guoqiang Li is responsible for the product portfolio of microservice, application PaaS and Container service, including ACK, EDAS, and MSE.

Embrace Open-Source Cloud Native

15:16-15:24

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Shawn Sun

Senior Product Manager of Cloud Infrastructure, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Shawn Sun has been is responsible for network product design since joining Alibaba in 2012. and He has continued to focus on network virtualization, network research and development, technical architecture and releavaent fields., He participated in the research and development of the cloud network Luoshen technology stack, and landed several generations of cloud network product evolution.

Build Global Hybrid Cloud with SD-WAN

15:24-15:32

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Breakout Sessions

  • Accelerate your Business Success in China with Alibaba Cloud
  • Embracing A More Prosperous Internet Economy
  • The New Era of Big Data and AI
  • Cloud Native Intelligent Database
  • Next Generation Cloud Infrastructure
  • Driving Digital Transformation: Alibaba Cloud Hybrid Cloud

Henry He

Head of MNC Business Development, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business

Henry is the Head of MNC Business Development, responsible for key account development and management for Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business. He has been with Alibaba Cloud for 6 years and had different roles including finance and business development. Previously, he spent 9 years in the USA with FirstData and Yahoo before joined Alibaba Cloud in 2014.

Accelerate to Your Digitalized Future with Alibaba Cloud

15:32-15:44

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Jun Fang

VP of Data and Digitial, Unilever China

Jun Fang is the Vice President of Data and Digital at Unilever China. In this role, he is leading Unilever Digital Hub, which integrates data, CMI, and media functions in China. He is also a representative of Marketing Functions on the China Leadership Team. He has been working in Unilever for 16 years, with a specialty in digitalization, analytical and modeling, and innovation and communication development.

Accelerate to Your Digitalized Future with Alibaba Cloud

15:32-15:44

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Daniel Jiang

Chief Solution Director, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business

Daniel Jiang is the Chief Solution Director at Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business, the number one cloud platform in Asia. He is responsible for Cloud Intelligence International’s Solutions across multiple industries and technologies including IaaS, PaaS, Big Data, Security, and AI. Daniel’s mission is to enable his customers to achieve success by helping them adapt and thrive in the age of “Data Intelligence.” Daniel Jiang has more than 19 years of work experience in the communication, IT, and cloud domains.

Digital Solutions of China Gateway 2.0

15:44-15:50

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Bing Chen

Lead Architect, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business

Bing Chen is the lead architect, responsible for the digital and cloud transformation of the Fortune 500 enterprises.

Empower Digital Transformation with Mid-End

15:50-16:06

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Nora Zhao

China Finished Lubes Digital Transformation Manager, ExxonMobil

Nora Zhao is the China Finished Lubes Digital Transformation Manager in the ExxonMobil. She is fully responsible for the digital transformation of Mobil Lubricant Business, including the establishment of digital products, data governance, and digital ecological partner cooperation.

Empower Digital Transformation with Mid-End

15:50-16:06

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Tommy Wu

Senior Staff Product Manager, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Tommy is a Senior Staff Product Manager of Alibaba Cloud Intelligence. He has 18 years of work experience on network industries and is deeply involved in carrier network devices R&D. He is now responsible for cloud network solution planning and strategic cooperation.

Connect Your Digitalized Business with a Global Network

16:06-16:20

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Sunny Guan

Regional Security Compliance Lead, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Sunny Guan is a Regional Security Compliance Lead in Alibaba with extensive experience in technology risk management and cybersecurity related compliance. She specializes in regulatory compliance in Greater China.

Protect Your Digital Transformation Journey with Compliance

16:20-16:37

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Richard Watson

Lead Partner Asia Pacific Cyber, EY

Richard is the lead Partner in EY’s APAC Cyber practice. He has spent the majority of his 25-year career in the professional services and IT sectors focused on Cyber Risk and Cyber Security. His areas of expertise include cyber risk assessment, technologies for monitoring and protecting against cyber-attack, privacy regulations and managing cyber incident response. Richard has worked in a number of industries, and also has expertise in digital transformation, analytics, large-scale technology and program delivery.

Protect Your Digital Transformation Journey with Compliance

16:20-16:37

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Henry Zhang

General Manager of Products and Solutions, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Henry is the GM of Product and Solution at Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International and oversees the product vision, strategy, and go-to-market for Alibaba Cloud in global markets. Henry has over 10 years of experience building large scale cloud services that help customers create transformative business value.

The New Trends of the Internet Industry & The Next E-Commerce Revolution

15:32-15:47

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Nancy Nan

Head of International Financial Product and Solution, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Nancy oversees the strategy and solution roadmap for the international financial industry. Nancy has more than 10 years of work experience in financial service and internet products, including over 3 years with Ant Financial.

The Digital Transformation of Financial Services

15:47-16:03

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Aman Kapoor

Chief Technology Officer, Touch 'N Go eWallet

Aman is the Chief Technology Officer of Touch 'N Go eWallet. He builds, scales, and maintains the services that support Touch 'N Go eWallet products in Malaysia. He is an innovative and accomplished Technology Executive with more than 18 years of industry experience introducing cutting-edge technology solutions. He builds world-class technology products, with a specialty in communications, Fintech, and media.

The Digital Transformation of Financial Services

15:47-16:03

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Glyn Stewart Smith

Head of International Product for Media, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Glyn has been working with Media customers for over 15 years, previously focusing on CDN, Broadcast Archive, OTT and Media Supply Chain. In his current International Product role for Alibaba Cloud, Glyn is tasked with understanding the trends and developments in the Media & Entertainment industry, ensuring Alibaba Cloud services are relevant to meet customer demand.

Digital Transformation Trends in Media

16:03-16:21

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Alan Fok

System Engineering Manager, EVI Services Ltd

Alan Fok is the System Engineering Manager at EVI SERVICES LTD, in charge of cloud-based system development. He has more than 15 years of experience in computer system infrastructure development and security. In his previous roles, he was a System Engineer for a well-known portal website in China and a public broadcasting organization in Hong Kong.

Digital Transformation Trends in Media

16:03-16:21

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Alex Huang

Lead Solution Architect, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business

As the Lead Architect of Alibaba Cloud's international business department, Alex has more than 10 years of cloud computing experience. He focuses on the Internet and FinTech industries, supporting customers switch to cloud computing, big data, and AI technologies for business success.

Gaming Transformation in the Digital Age

16:21-16:37

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Eric Wang

Chief Operation Officer, Mena Mobile Technology

Eric graduated from Newcastle Business School. He has 15 years of Internet market experience, working in Product Operations at Lenovo and as an Overseas Market Leader with NQ Mobile, SOHU Changyou, and Ourgame. As Chief Operation Officer at Mena Mobile, he is leading the global promotion of the Mobogenie project and the WPT acquisition project to expand international business operations.

Gaming Transformation in the Digital Age

16:21-16:37

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Jingmei Li

Director of Product and Solution Management, Computing Platform, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Jingmei Li is currently managing big data and AI products and solutions for the Alibaba Cloud Intelligence Computing Platform. Jingmei worked in Microsoft USA and China for over 11 years before joining Alibaba, including time with product management in Cloud and Enterprise Group. Jingmei graduated from Peking University and also received Master's Degree from State University of New York in the USA.

Announcing Newly Upgraded Big Data and AI Product Family in Asia

15:32-15:43

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Guojian Wei

Data Intelligence Lead Architect, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Jans Wei is the Lead Data Intelligence Architect at Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business. Jans is a senior big data expert and has 20 years of professional business solution experience. He is now in charge of the big data architect team at Alibaba Cloud International, aiming to provide excellent digital transformation solutions to enable enterprises to have successful businesses.

Alibaba Big Data & AI Solution with Best Practice

15:43-16:01

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Xiaowei Jiang

Fellow of Computing Platform, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Xiaowei Jiang is a Senior Director at Alibaba. He currently leads the Hologres team at Alibaba Cloud. This product provides unified storage and service for offline and real time data. Previously, he worked as Tech Lead at Facebook and Principal Engineer at Microsoft SQL Server.

Hologres: A Cloud Native Service for Hybrid Serving/Analytical Processing

16:01-16:15

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Tao Guan

Fellow of Computing Platform, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Led the “MAXCOMPUTE” Big data computing platform team (100+ engineers in Hangzhou, Beijing, Seattle, and Sunnyvale) and was responsible for a large scale geo-distributed computing platform with 10+ clusters, 10,000+ servers, and 4EB+ data serving both internal and external customers/business. (Externally known as "MaxCompute" of Alibaba Cloud). [SigMod 2020, VLDB 2019]

The Next Generation - Data Warehouse as a Service

16:15-16:41

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Xiang Zhou

Senior Product Expert of Database System, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business

He is the senior product expert of Alibaba Cloud Database. He is one of the core developers of AnalyticDB and Data Lake Analytics. He has over 12 years of R&D experience.

Commercial Release of Alibaba Cloud Database Products

15:32-15:52

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Wei Shan Ang

Solution Architect of Database System, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business

He has over 9 years of work experience as a Database Engineer on the Linux platform. He started off his career as a DBA, working in various industries. Currently, he works for Alibaba as a Database Architect, helping customers in adopting cloud database technologies.

Embrace Cloud Native-Deep Dive of Analytic Database and Data Lake Analytics

15:52-16:05

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Minglei Feng

Senior Solution Architect of Database System, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business

He is the senior database architect supporting Alibaba Cloud Database with international business. Before joining Alibaba, he worked for Oracle and IBM for more than 10 years as solution architect and technical specialist.

Database Autonomy Service-Challenges and Practices of the World's First Database Self-driving Cloud Platform

16:05-16:21

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Alan Chhabra

SVP, WW Partners and SVP APAC Sales, MongoDB

Alan Chhabra is responsible for Worldwide Partners and APAC Sales at MongoDB. Before joining MongoDB, Alan was responsible for WW Cloud & Data Center Automation Sales at BMC Software. Alan has also held positions in senior sales, services, engineering, and IT at Egenera (a cloud pioneer), Ernst & Young consulting, and the Charles Stark Draper Laboratory.

Accelerating MongoDB’s Growth in China with Alibaba Cloud

16:21-16:32

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Biao Lyu

Staff Engineer of Network Product, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Biao Lyu is responsible for the operation platform of Alibaba Cloud network products. Biao Lyu participated in the construction of the first-generation Alibaba Cloud network product management and control system, and has extensive experience in R&D and architecture of SDN controllers.

Innovations in Apsara LuoShen Cloud Network System

15:32-15:43

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Alex Chen

Senior Director of Product Management of Cloud Infrastructure, Fellow of Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Alex Chen is the Senior Director of Product Management at Alibaba Cloud, responsible for storage products. Previously, he spent over 19 years at IBM, where he was the worldwide business executive for IBM enterprise storage solutions.

Build Your Digital Economy Infrastructure on Alibaba Cloud

15:43-16:00

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Shuwei Yin

Senior Solution Architect of Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business

Shuwei Yin is the Senior Solutions Architect for Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business. She is currently leading the cloud-native solutions effort for overseas markets. She has strong technical expertise and experience in DevOps, automation, and microservices architecture.

Alibaba Cloud-Native Solutions

16:00-16:12

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Bob Long

Senior Tech Expert of Cloud Infrastructure, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Bob is the R&D head and main architect of all the Heterogeneous Accelerator cloud computing products on Alibaba Cloud.

Heterogeneous Computing - New Era and New Challenges

16:12-16:29

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Kevin Li

Head of Hybrid Cloud Business Development, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Kevin Li is the Head of Hybrid Cloud Business Development at Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business. He has more than 15 years of experience in IT, Telecom, and Cloud Computing. He is also proficient in Enterprise Information System, AI Big Data, and Hybrid Cloud solutions.

Empower Digitalization with Hybrid Cloud

15:32-15:36

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Qiang Shen

Solution Architect of Cloud Infrastructure, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Qiang Shen is a Solution Architect from Alibaba’s private cloud product team. He has 13 years of experience with IT infrastructure. Skilled in private cloud and SDN. Qiang is responsible for Apsara stack solution and training.

Digital Transformation with Alibaba Cloud Hybrid Cloud

15:36-16:05

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Robert Liu

Director of Data Intelligence, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

As General Manager of Alibaba Cloud Data Intelligence overseas market, Robert is leading in helping customers digitalize city governance and making data intelligence more inclusive around the world.

Alibaba Cloud City Development Solution 3.0: Leading New Digital City Infrastructure

16:05-16:21

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Bing Bai

Vice President of Terminus

Bai Bing has 20 years of consulting and delivery experience in enterprise digital architecture. He has served enterprises such as Carso, Evonik, Longhu, Baosheng, Evergrande, Haier, Hisense, Bosch, and Siemens. He is good at business planning, software architecture design, providing business, technical solutions, and business operation consulting for enterprise digital transformation.

New Software for New Enterprise in the New Era: Terminus Enterprise Digital Transformation Solutions

16:21-16:33

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Rick Zhen

Senior Solution Architect of Data Mid-office, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence

Rick leads data platform and technology commercialization for Alibaba group. He is responsible for a portfolio of cutting edge data platform products including Alibaba Cloud's flagship data development and management platform Dataphin, rapid data visualization and analytics platform Quick BI, and a set of sector-specific data applications.

The Next Generation of Big Data Architecture: Alibaba Data Fabric Platforms and Solutions

16:33-16:49

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Ecosystem

Lancelot Guo

VP, Alibaba Group

Lancelot Guo is a VP of Alibaba Group, leading the sales management and ecosystem services for Alibaba Cloud. Lancelot is responsible for developing enterprise level capabilities that integrate Alibaba Cloud’s technologies to enable digital transformation of government and enterprises. Prior to Alibaba, he was the VP of Strategy for IBM Greater China and VP for Waston Health BU in the Greater China region. Before IBM, Lancelot worked at Accenture, Portal Software, and Microsoft in the US, Japan, and China.

Agile Digital Transformation with Alibaba Ecosystem

15:32-15:43

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Max Tao

Head of International Channel and Partner Alliances, Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business

Max Tao is the Head of Channels and Partner Alliances for Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International Business, based in Hangzhou. He has 11 years of experience in international partnership management, building successful partnerships and customer relationships throughout. Currently, he plays a critical role in leading the overall channel strategy and developing transformative partner programs that support the partner ecosystem and business.

Alibaba Cloud ACPN Structure and the New Program Launch

15:43-15:46

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Wen Li

Global Account Director for Alibaba Intel Sales and Marketing Group

Wen Li has been serving as the Managing Director for Alibaba Global Account at Intel Sales and marketing Group since 2014, responsible for driving the strategic partnership and business relationship with Alibaba. Wen joined Intel in the US in 2010 as part of the Accelerated Leadership Program and has held various roles in PC Client Group, Sales and Marketing Group and Datacenter Group.

Intel and Alibaba Cloud Driving Datacentric Innovation to Accelerate Business Transformation

15:46-15:58

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Chris Lopez

VP of Public Cloud, Fortinet

Chris Lopez is Group Vice President of the Public Cloud at Fortinet, based in Denver, Colorado, USA. Prior to this role, Chris was one of the original members of Fortinet’s Service Provider Team. Chris has more than 20 years of experience developing successful partnerships with some of the largest cloud and network service providers in the world.

Alibaba Cloud and Fortinet Join Forces to Launch Innovative Solutions for Organizations to Maintain Business Continuity

15:58-16:06

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Mr. Fong

CEO, LGMS

Fong is a 20-year veteran in the specialized and highly-demanding arena of information security. In his career, he has consulted with and trained government organizations and multi-national clients globally on information security. A humorous public speaker and author, Fong is well sought-after for his knowledge in Cyber Security.

How to Achieve PCI DSS Certification in 1-Go with Alibaba Cloud

16:06-16:13

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Morragot Kulatumyotin

CEO, Internet Thailand Public Company Limited

Morragot Kulatumyotin CEO, Internet Thailand Public Company Limited Morragot is CEO and Director of Internet Thailand Public Company Limited (INET). She has over 25 years of experience developing and transforming technology in Thailand Market. She's also appointed various honorable positions by Thai government such as National Cyber Security Committee (NCSC) National Copyright Committee Ministry of Commerce, President of the Thai Internet Service Provider Association and Director and Treasurer, Internet Foundation for the Development of Thailand.

Building Your Digital Asset with Alibaba Cloud and INET

16:13-16:18

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Bernard Kwok

President of VMware Greater China

Bernard Kwok is VMware’s Vice President and President of Greater China. He is responsible for VMware’s business in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan. VMware’s business has more than doubled since he joined four years ago. Prior to joining VMware, Bernard Kwok worked as the Corporate Senior Vice President and President of Asia Pacific & Japan of Symantec (APJ.) At the time, it was the fourth-largest independent software company in security and storage.

VMware: Vmware Solution on Alibaba Cloud to Accelerate Your Digital Transformation Journey

16:18-16:22

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Paul Carr

Senior Director at Global Alliances, Temenos

Paul has worked in IT for over 30 years. He started his career with IBM mainframes in operations, programming, and system programming before moving into a vendor role as a pre-sales consultant. Since working in the vendor world, Paul has held senior roles in marketing, sales, and business development. For the past 16 years, he has focused on the alliance and partner markets, holding senior leadership roles with Sun Microsystems, Cisco, and UiPath. He is currently the “Head of Global Strategic Technology Alliances” with Temenos.

Temenos: Digital Banking Solution - The World's Leader in Core Banking Solution is now Supported on Alibaba Cloud

16:22-16:26

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Jesse Wu

GM, Strategic Business Development and Partnerships, Red Hat

Jesse is a General Manager at Red Hat overseeing the most strategic partnerships. Prior to his current role, Jesse founded Red Hat's Venture Captial arm and invested in open source startups that manifested the multi-cloud paradigm. He was an accomplished strategy consulting leader at Monitor Deloitte and a senior technologist at IBM prior to his long career at Red Hat.

Red Hat: An Open and Multi-Cloud Future with Red Hat and Alibaba

16:26-16:30

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Mouteih Chaghlil

CEO, Bespin

Mouteih Chaghlil is the CEO of Bespin Global MEA (Middle East and Africa.) He is a leading cloud consultant and MSP (Managed Service Provider), helping businesses adopt cloud technologies. Armed by his portfolio in the IT industry, he has over 14 years of experience with 20 certifications from industry-leading IT infrastructure vendors. Mouteih is a trusted technology advisor for many top enterprises in the region.

Expanding Bespin Global Partnership and Success in China to the Middle East & Africa

16:30-16:36

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