Google AI Connect (By Invitation Only)

30 May 2024 | 10.00am – 11.00am
The Gallery, Capella Singapore

With a dynamic digital landscape and a burgeoning tech ecosystem, Southeast Asia is well-positioned to harness AI to radically transform its future. From improving public health outcomes to raising economic competitiveness, there are countless opportunities for AI to accelerate progress towards these goals. But this is not a given.

This session aims to explore the "game-changing" initiatives that can catalyse momentum and amplify AI's transformative potential in a responsible manner.



10.00am – 10.30am: The AI Opportunity in Southeast Asia

Technology impacts every facet of our lives, and if approached responsibly, can bring meaningful and positive change to people and societies across the world. This panel will explore the AI opportunity in the context of our region – Southeast Asia – and what it will take to maximise the benefits while minimising the risks.


  • Paul Armstrong, Creative Content Lead, Bloomberg Media Studios


  • Sapna Chadha, Vice President, Google Southeast Asia and South Asia Frontier
  • Simon Chesterman, Vice Provost (Educational Innovation) and Dean, National University of Singapore and Senior Director (AI Governance), AI Singapore
  • Melissa Kee, Chief People Officer, Temus