Risk Asean 2023 agenda

2023 agenda

Risk Asean 2023 agenda


Chairperson’s opening remarks

09:00 - 09:10


Keynote panel: Adjusting for the ever-changing risk environment

09:30 - 10:10

  • The current landscape of emerging risks within ASEAN
  • Where to place priorities with continually changing risks and new factors?
  • Building greater partnerships across ASEAN to stay ahead of risks
  • What are the new opportunities coming from the current risk domain?


Regulatory highlights: How to manage the current regulatory domain

10:10 - 10:40

  • What are the main concerns around regulations around ASEAN?
  • How to implement proper systems to manage regulatory risks?
  • What are the best practices for reporting regulatory risks?
  • Gaining greater visibility across all risks within an organization


Networking break

10:40 - 11:10


Sustainable and transition financing: Finding opportunities in uncertainty

11:10 - 11:50

  • The nuanced challenges of the ASEAN markets pertaining to sustainable financing
  • How to properly assess companies and helping with the transition from brown to green?
  • Managing risks that are involved with financing different types of companies
  • What is the role of data in helping make better decisions?


Credit models: Building viable models for the long haul

11:50 - 12:20

  • How has the current economic environment affected the approach to credit models?
  • Navigating through credit decisioning with unknown factors
  • How can climate risk considerations be implemented into credit models?
  • Building a robust model to withstand different stress environments


C-Suite chat: Integrating ESG into business models

12:20 - 12:45

  • What are the current measures implemented to handle ESG risk? 
  • What are the challenges when facing ESG? 
  • What are the drivers for change to think about ESG factors? 
  • The new business models to account for ESG 


Lunch break

12:45 - 14:00


Chairperson’s opening remarks

09:00 - 09:10


Debate: Does AI benefits outweigh the risks?

14:10 - 14:40

  • How has AI benefitted the risk managers in handling risks?
  • Which risks have been better managed because of AI?
  • How can financial institutions detect programmatic errors and algorithmic bias?
  • The regulatory considerations to have when implementing AI
  • Has AI made financial institutions more prone to cyber risks?


The “ASEAN VOICE” roundtables

14:40 - 15:40

Delegates will be asked to break into 6 roundtables, each hosted by a subject matter expert to drive industry conversations. The discussions aim at identifying key challenges, solutions and establishing priorities for moving the ASEAN financial industry forward.

Roundtable topics:

  • Managing credit risk in volatile environments
  • The way forward with FRTB
  • Climate risk modelling
  • Fraud risk
  • The applications of machine learning in financial institutions
  • The role of data in risk management


The “ASEAN VOICE” roundtables insights: How to move together as ASEAN?

15:40 - 16:20

  • What are the key takeaways from each of the top industry trends?
  • What are the agreed priorities to strike a balance between risk and innovation?
  • How to embrace upcoming trends in regulations, risk management and use of disruptive technology?
  • Wrap-up live polling on audience’s sentiments on prospects of risk and innovation