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Monday March 19, 2018



L6 Credit Suisse Lounge and Lower Lobby Ballroom Foyer

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Plenary Session
Ballroom 1, 2 & 3

Welcome Address

Tidjane Thiam
Chief Executive Officer, Credit Suisse

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9:30 - 11:00

Key Economics Panel
Will a rising tide lift all boats?

Raghuram Rajan
Professor of Finance, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago; former Governor, Reserve Bank of India

Baoliang Zhu
Chief Economist, Director of Economic Forecasting, State Information Center, China

James Sweeney
Chief Economist, Credit Suisse

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break

Stream 1:
Ballroom 1

Stream 2:
Ballroom 2

Stream 3:
Ballroom 3

Stream 4:
Chatham Room Level 7

11:30 - 12:20

A new energy paradigm?

Vincent Chan
Head of China Equity Research, Credit Suisse

Bo Bai
CEO, U.S.-China Green Fund

Peter Coleman
Managing Director and CEO, Woodside

Neil McGregor
Group President and CEO, Sembcorp Industries


Keynote Conversation
SoftBank – what’s next?

Yoshimitsu Goto

Senior Executive Corporate Officer, SoftBank Group

Siam Cement

Presentation 1
Presentation 2

Roongrote Rangsiyopash
Thailand/ Materials

ANTA Sports Products Limited [2020 HK]

Suki Wong
IR Director
China/ Consumer

12:30 - 13:50

Luncheon Keynote Conversation
How to stay social

Session Overview

Island Ballroom, Island Shangri-La

Imran Khan
Chief Strategy Officer, Snap Inc.

Stream 1:
Ballroom 1

Stream 2:
Ballroom 2

Stream 3:
Ballroom 3

Stream 4:
Chatham Room Level 7

14:00 - 14:50

Volkswagen Group China [VOW GR]


Carsten Isensee
Europe/ Autos

Keynote Conversation
The future of banking

Session Overview


Bill Winters
Group Chief Executive, Standard Chartered PLC

Asia tech strategy – 1Q18 resets expectations

Manish Nigam
Head of Regional Technology Research,
Credit Suisse

Chow Tai Fook
[1929 HK]

Kent Wong
Managing Director
Hong Kong/ Consumer

15:00 - 15:50

ams AG [AMS SW]


Alexander Everke
Europe/ Technology

The new retail revolution – how do retailers, customers and investors stand to benefit?

Patrick Zhang Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder, Yiguo Group

Steven Jin
Co-Founder and Co-Chairman, Yiguo Group

Nexon [3659 JP]

Owen Mahoney
Japan/ Internet

Fortescue Metals Group Ltd [FMG AU]


Elizabeth Gaines
Australia/ Materials

16:00 - 16:50

AirAsia Berhad


Tony Fernandes
Group CEO
Malaysia/ Transportation

Keynote Address
What makes Hong Kong tick – and can Hong Kong remain prosperous in the decades ahead?

The Honourable Matthew Cheung Kin-chung, GBM, GBS, JP
Chief Secretary for Administration, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

Topical themes in Indian Banking


Romesh Sobti
CEO & Managing Director, IndusInd Bank

BeiGene Ltd

John Oyler
China/ Healthcare

17:00 - 17:50

Premiumization and rationalization – trends in the China consumer market

Charlie Chen
Head of China Consumer Research, Credit Suisse


Keynote Address
A look at the shifting sands of geopolitics

Session Overview

The Rt Hon Sir John Major KG CH
Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

India strategy – patchy recovery, uncertain times

Neelkanth Mishra India Equity Strategist, Credit Suisse

Includes an exclusive message from The Honourable Suresh Prabhu, Commerce and Industry Minister for the Republic of India


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