Financial Infrastructure Support for Post-Pandemic Economic Recovery in Asia Pacific

Date: November 26, 2020

Venue: InterContinental Saigon Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

The conference is being organized by the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC)/Asia-Pacific Financial Forum (APFF), IFC/World Bank Group and the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).

The meeting will review the latest development of financial infrastructure in the region, and reflect on how the trade & supply chain finance (SCF) industry and the data & data analytics market have evolved recently in APEC economies, particularly under the context of COVID-19.

Among others, the meeting will discuss the required enabling environment for SCF, the need for non-deposit-taking lenders (NDTLs) to support SME finance and SCF, how governments and market participants can collaborate to develop e-ID and e-KYC services for the digital economy and digital finance including online SCF, and how financial infrastructure services can support post-COVID recovery in general.

AGENDA

English | Vietnamese

SPEAKER BIOS

English | Vietnamese

PRESENTATIONS

Session 1: Recent Financial Infrastructure Reforms and Developments in the Region

Reforms and Developments in Credit Information System in Vietnam
English | Vietnamese
Le Anh Tuan, Director of Research, Development and Marketing Division, National Credit Information Center, State Bank of Vietnam

Recent Financial Infrastructure Reforms & Developments in the Region
English | Vietnamese
Patrick D. Walker, Research Director, Policy and Economic Research Council (PERC), USA 

Promoting Supply Chain Finance to Support Real Economy — SCF in China
English | Vietnamese
Kan Lin, Research Fellow, Policy Research Bureau, China Banking and Insurance Commission (CBIRC), China

Trade & Supply Chain Finance Recent Development
English | Vietnamese
Lin Yin, Executive Director, Head of Global Vendor Management, Transaction Banking, Standard Chartered Bank, Hong Kong

Region: S&SE ASIA
English | Vietnamese
Thompson Lui, Regional Manager, South and Southeast Asia, FCI

How Data & Data Analytics Company Support Micro & Small Lending
English | Vietnamese
Yunkai Chen, Vice President, Business Development and Solutions, Bairong, China

Session 2: The Enabling Environment for SCF Market Development 

Supply Chain Finance in Vietnam
English | Vietnamese
Mohammad Mudasser, Director, PwC Vietnam

Updates on Global Supply Chain Finance Forum
English | Vietnamese
Christian Hausherr, Product Manager, Supply Chain Finance EMEA, Deutsche Bank; Chair, Global Supply Chain Finance Forum; and, Technical Advisor, ICC Trade Register

Enabling Environment for SCF Market Development
English | Vietnamese
Ellen Joyce L. Suficiencia, Officer-in-Charge, Center for Learning and Inclusion Advocacy, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Philippines

The Evolving Role Of Factoring And Fcifor The Development Of Global Scfmarket
English | Vietnamese
Hui Lin, Regional Director, Northeast Asia, FCI

Session 3: Development of An Interoperable National Digital Identity and KYC Infrastructure for a Digital Future

Non-Deposit-Taking Lenders Are Indispensable Players in SME Finance Market
English | Vietnamese
Jinchang Lai, Principal Operations Officer, and Financial Infrastructure Lead,
Financial Institutions Group Advisory Services, Asia & Pacific.

Role of non deposit taking lenders in SME Finance and SCF
English | Vietnamese
Kheng Leong Lee, Former CEO of a NDTL, and current Asia Pacific Representative, HPD LendScape, Singapore

Enhancing the role of non-bank financial institutions in Vietnam’s Supply Chain Finance
English | Vietnamese
Can Van Luc, Chief Economist, and President of Training and Research Institute, Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV)

Session 4: Development of An Interoperable National Digital Identity and KYC Infrastructure for a Digital Future

Credit Information in Supporting the Supply Chain Financing in Vietnam
English | Vietnamese
Le Anh Tuan, Director of Research, Development and Marketing Division, National Credit Information Center, State Bank of Vietnam

Enhancing EKYC in a Digital Era
English | Vietnamese
Jean Yang, Fintech Chief Expert, Tongdun, China

KYC Infrastructure for a Digital Future
English | Vietnamese
Gianluca Pizzituti, CEO, VeloTrade

Implementing Digital Identity Platform for A Digital Economy
English | Vietnamese
Pham Thanh Lam, Co-founder of TrueID, VNG CORPORATION

Data Analytics Enabling Foreign Tradeand Digital Finance for Vietnamese SMEs
English | Vietnamese
Nguyen Quang Thuan, CEO and Founder of FiinGroup JSC, Vietnam

Vina Digital Finance Platform Co., Ltd
English | Vietnamese
Vu Ngan Ha, Business Strategy Director, Vina Digital Finance Platform Ltd. Company

Digital Identity for All
English | Vietnamese
Boonsun Prasitsumrit, CEO, National Digital ID Company, Thailand