Update: Tech conferences and events in ASEAN 2020

CIO ASEAN's directory of 2020 technology conferences and events across Southeast Asia. Check out our updated list, and always double-check with event organisers before finalising plans.

Below we have compiled a list with some of the most exciting technology events for CIOs and other IT executives in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region.

This page will get updated regularly, so keep checking it for new content.

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Due to the recent Covid-19 outbreak, some events has caused some conferences to be cancelled or postponed due in large part to current travel restrictions people face worldwide. Although we will be updating this list on a regular basis, and adding more events as more information becomes available, we recommend that you doublecheck the status of the event you wish to attentbefore committing to travel.

     EVENT

  DATES

LOCATION

                              INFO

  CATEGORY

CDO Innovation Summit

19 March, 2020

Postponed to 20 August, 2020

Singapore Event aimed at C-suite executives to gain operational insights and best practices. Digital Transformation
STACK 2020

30 March - 1 April, 2020

Postponed to 1-3 December, 2020

Singapore GovTech’s flagship conference and the largest government-led developers event in Singapore that connects government, industry and the tech community. Emerging Technologies, IT Leadership
Black Hat Asia 2020

31 March - 3 April, 2020

Postponed to 29 September - 2 October, 2020

Singapore Computer security conference that provides security consulting, training, and briefings to hackers, corporations, and government agencies. Cybersecurity
Oracle OpenWorld Asia

21-22 April, 2020

Postponed (new dates TBC) 

Singapore Oracle OpenWorld is Oracle’s flagship global customer conference, bringing bring together key business leaders from the region to share how companies are staying competitive with today’s transformational technology including AI and machine learning as well as autonomous and automated solutions. Digital Transformation, IT Leadership
IDC CIO Summit & Conference

CANCELLED

23 April, 2020

Manila, Philippines The CIO Summit series provides thought provoking and actionable insights to CIOs and Senior IT Executives through a mix of presentations and case studies. Technology heads across Asia will also have the opportunity to hear about the latest global trends, learn from ICT best practices and get involved in discussions with counterparts and peers during the dedicated networking sessions and breaks. IT Leadership
Echelon Asia Summit 2020 14 May, 2020 Singapore This event will bring together 15,000 of the best of APAC's tech ecosystem for two days of sharing insight, building connections, and discovering opportunities. Startups
IDC CIO Summit & Conference 21 May, 2020 Bangkok, Thailand The CIO Summit series provides thought provoking and actionable insights to CIOs and Senior IT Executives through a mix of presentations and case studies. Technology heads across Asia will also have the opportunity to hear about the latest global trends, learn from ICT best practices and get involved in discussions with counterparts and peers during the dedicated networking sessions and breaks. IT Leadership
InsureTech Connect Asia

2-4 June, 2020

Postponed to 2-4 February, 2021

Singapore Gathering of insurance industry executives, investors, and startups from across the Asia Pacific region. Speakers include IT c-suite executives. Digital Transformation
Innovfest Unbound

3-4 June, 2020

Postponed (new dates TBC)

Singapore "The anchor event of Smart Nation Innovation", Innovfest Unbound is Southeast Asia's largest innovation event. It's organised by NUS Enterprise and Unbound in partnership with Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA). Digital Transformation
ConnecTechAsia 9-11 June, 2020 Postponed to 29 Sep - 1 Oct, 2020 Singapore Bringing together BroadcastAsia, CommunicAsia and NXTAsia events, ConnecTechAsia showcases an international selection of disruptive technolgy. Emerging Technologies
FinovateAsia

15-17 June, 2020

Postponed to 7-8 July, 2020

Singapore Startups, tech platforms, financial institutions, regulators, and investors from Asia and beyond share fintech market insights. Fintech
Cyber Security Asia 2020, Malaysia 6-7 July, 2020 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Cybersecurity conference featuring international tech execs and influencers. Cybersecurity
8th ASEAN CIO Forum 8-10 July, 2020 Hanoi, Vietnam CIO networking event organised by the ASEAN CIO Association (ACIOA) IT Leadership
Cybersecurity, IT Assurance & Goverance (CIAG) Conference 13-15 July, 2020 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Organised by the Malaysian chapter of ISACA, an international professional association focused on IT governance. Cybersecurity, IT Leadership
CIO Leaders Summit Malaysia 16 July, 2020 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia The CIO Leaders Summit Malaysia is by invitation only and intended for Malaysia’s most senior IT leaders to gather for a strategic event in order to exchange knowledge and interact as one over a range of important issues facing the industry. IT Leadership
IDC Live 2020 Asia Pacific 12 August, 2020 Singapore At IDC LIVE attendees will explore how we they can work together - within their teams, organisations and industries – to create ecosystems that positively affect the lives of others in their communities, while still addressing the individual business unit’s technological requirements. IT Leadership
DevOps Talks Conference 17-19 August, 2020 Singapore This conference brings together DevOps leaders, engineers and architects who are implementing DevOps principles and practices in startups and in the enterprise. They run technical and cultural DevOps complex transformation for large and medium organisations. IT Leadership
Cyber Security Asia 2020, Cambodia 7-8 September, 2020 Phnom Penh, Cambodia Cybersecurity conference featuring international tech execs and influencers. Cybersecurity
Industrial Transformation ASIA-PACIFIC 2020 (ITAP 2020) 20-22 October, 2020 Singapore ITAP 2020 brings together an ecosystem of manufacturers, government agencies and businesses ranging from multinational corporations to SMEs to shape and support their digital transformation initiatives. Digital Transformation
GovInsider Live 4 November, 2020 Bangkok, Thailand This conference brings together innovators from around the world to discuss public service technology delivery in the 21st Century. Govtech
CIO Leaders Summit Singapore 25 November, 2020 Singapore The CIO Leaders Summit Singapore is by invitation only and intended for Malaysia’s most senior IT leaders to gather for a strategic event in order to exchange knowledge and interact as one over a range of important issues facing the industry. IT Leadership
CIO Leaders Summit Indonesia TBC Jakarta, Indonesia The CIO Leaders Summit Indonesia is by invitation only and intended for Malaysia’s most senior IT leaders to gather for a strategic event in order to exchange knowledge and interact as one over a range of important issues facing the industry. IT Leadership
CIO Leaders Summit Thailand TBC Bangkok, Thailand The CIO Leaders Summit Thailand is by invitation only and intended for Malaysia’s most senior IT leaders to gather for a strategic event in order to exchange knowledge and interact as one over a range of important issues facing the industry. IT Leadership

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