The day's events were moderated on 13 June by Angie Lau, award-winning global journalist and business thought leader

8:00 - 9:00

Breakfast and check in

9:00 - 9:50

The New Digital Workplace: David Gurlé, Founder & CEO, Symphony
Workflow demo presented by:

  • Ken Yagen, Chief Product Officer, Symphony
9:50 - 10:30

Introducing Industry-wide Automations: Symphony Market Solutions
Workflow demo presented by:

  • Goutam Nadella, EVP of Client Solutions, Symphony
  • Sid Nadella, Head of Market Services, Symphony
  • Special guest: Tamara Singh, Senior Vice President, Investment Services, Public Markets, GIC
10:30 - 11:00


11:00 - 11:30

In Conversation with Angie Lau: SGX's Head of Technology, Tinku Gupta

11:30 - 12:30

Day in the Life of the Symphony Community: Live Demos
Workflow demo presented by:

  • Chris Rodriguez, Global Head of Workflow, Symphony
  • Queenie Chan, APAC General Manager, Symphony

Special appearances by:

  • Kerry Moskos, Director, DCA - Global Derivatives Management
  • Becky W NG, COO, E-Market Making and Commerce APAC, BNP Paribas
  • Simon Chong, Vice President, HKEX
  • Janice C Y Ku, Director, Digital & Data, HSBC Securities Services
  • Anton Nedved, Head of Price Distribution and Execution Technology APAC, Deutsche Bank
  • James-David Colston, Vice President, Deutsche Bank
12:30 - 1:30


1:30 - 1:50

Société Générale: Trading Chat Bot, Delivering the Voice of the Algo

  • Guillaume Pons, VP, Quantitative Algorithmic Trading, Société Générale
  • Viv Rosenfeld, Director, Electronic Trading, Société Générale
  • Special appearance by Jonathan Smith, Senior Trader, Dimensional Fund Advisors
1:50 - 2:10

AWS: Digital User Engagement: From Startups to the Enterprise

  • Nilanshuk Haldar, Head of Financial Services Partners, APAC, AWS
2:10 - 2:30

J.P. Morgan: Accelerating Efficiency through New Digital Workflows

  • William Quan, Executive Director, CIB – Digital & Platform Services, J.P. Morgan
2:30 - 3:00


3:00 - 3:20

BFAM Partners and Goldman Sachs: Automating RFQs

  • Johan Lundin, Senior Developer, BFAM Partners
  • Mirza Baig, Executive Director, Digital Experience, Goldman Sachs
3:20 - 3:40

Re-imagining Error Resolution: A Look at DTCC’s Exception Manager Service

  • Marisol Collazo, Managing Director, Business Development & Head of Strategic Partnerships, DTCC
3:40 - 4:00

Pokayoke at Mizuho: Using Bots to Prevent Information Leakage

  • Ren Kuroda, Japan Equities COO, Global Markets Division, Mizuho Securities
4:00 - 4:20

Standard Chartered: Navigating the Organisation with the Sales Bot

  • Jonathan Birch, Head, OTC Derivative Confirmation Oversight, Financial Market Operations, Standard Chartered
  • Matthew Gager, Head, FM Sales Technology, Standard Chartered
4:20 - 4:30

Presenting the Symphony Innovation Award & Hackathon Winners

4:30 - 5:00


5:00 - 5:30

Real-Time Hacking in Action: A Nightmare on Wall Street

  • Mike Harmon, Chief Technology Officer, Symphony
  • Ken Yagen, Chief Product Officer, Symphony
  • Special appearance by Maya Frommer, Managing Director, Head of Platform Sales, Jefferies
5:30 - 6:00

Enabling Digital Transformation: Sopnendu Mohanty, Chief FinTech Officer, Monetary Authority of Singapore

6:00 - 6:30

Closing Keynote: A conversation with David Gurlé & Sonjoy Phukan, COO of Bank of Singapore

6:30 - 8:00

Cocktails, networking: co-hosted by ChartIQ