Speaker Directory

Daniel Tan Daniel Tan
Director, YTS Services Marketing

• Started YTS Services Marketing Pte Ltd in 2012
• Launched iwantCUSTOMGIFT in 2015
• Exco For Singapore Promotional product Giftware association
• Winner of the 2019 Product Innovation Excellence Awards with its "Smart wireless Leather Mousepad"
• Master Advertising Specialist awarded by the America Promotional Product Association International in 2020
• Developed the 1st UVC Sterilise charging cable this year in line with the current market trends
 
Jan Wong Jan Wong
Founder & Online Strategist
OpenMinds

an Wong is an entrepreneur, youth advocate, and founder of OpenMinds; a 8 years bootstrapped, data-driven martech company based in KL, Singapore, and Hong Kong. Starting at the age of 17, he has ventured into eight businesses, a part time lecturer at the Asia Pacific University (APIIT / APU), a certified e-commerce consultant, published an academic journal during his Masters degree, sits on the Academic Advisory Board of KDU, Sunway College and Sunway University, a regional keynote speaker in events and conferences, a mentor for multiple startup communities including Techstars Global and NEXT50 Singapore, a regular contributor on BFM radio, a 2-time TEDx speaker, recognized as one of the top 10 new generation businessmen to watch in 2020, listed on the Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia 2017 list and recently published his first book on Building Your Digital Net Worth.
 
Jeanette Lau Jeanette Lau
Director & Shopify Expert
JumpstartCommerce

Jeanette Lau is Merchant Success Director at Jumpstart Commerce, the go-to digital commerce agency in the region. She works with ambitious brands to launch and grow their global commerce. With over 15 years of experience delivering cloud and mobile solutions to enterprises in multiple roles, Jeanette's forte is to match the right resources with the best services and solutions to achieve results and achieve economies of scale.
 
Joshua Luke Joshua Luke
Group Director of Training and Business Development
Group Chief Executive Consultant - Coach
Signature Image Academy International

Joshua Luke is an award-winning Global Master Trainer.
An international certified profiling consultant in various profiling frameworks (MACDOER Spectrum PersonalityTM, Total Success Multi-QuotientTM, EPIC Wave MotivationTM & Triple-Set Leader), he is also featured as Celebrity Master Personal Branding Consultant on several media platforms.

Coach Luke is also the Director of Training & Business Development of Signature Image Academy International (www.signatureimagecademy.com), a leading training consultancy and academy which focuses on professional training programs and academy certification courses.

A MBA Masters' degree graduate, he is currently pursuing his Doctorate degree in Business Administration.
 
Ricky Ong Ricky Ong
Founder
RO Connection

Regional Master Trainer Ricky Ong has spoken in and trained across 7 countries. He has vast experience in working with international multinational corporations, and understands the delicacy of handling different people from various cultures & helping them to advance their team. Ricky's performance strategy is to shift people from problem-focused to solution-focused approach, using problem-solving essential tools, techniques and implantation processes aiming to bring individuals and organisations to the next level.

As a Design Thinking Consultant, he also utilises this set of skills in the training contents. Now a fully Certified MACDOER SpectrumTM Personality Profiling Consultant, Ricky uses behavioural strategies to enhance his training program to the max.
 
Ryan Lim Ryan Lim
Principal Consultant & Founding Partner
QED Consulting

Ryan Lim is the Principal Consultant and Founding Partner of QED Consulting. He has been a digital marketer for over 19 years, and is a pioneer in social media marketing. Ryan now advises senior management teams of some of the world's leading businesses and brands on extracting business value and mitigating risks in their investments in digital, marketing and communications. He founded Blugrapes in 2012, and led the agency to become a top social media agency in Singapore.

Ryan is currently the Chairman of the Social Media sub-committee at the Advertising Standards Authority of Singapore, and also serves on the Industry Advisory Committee of Singapore Institute of Technology. In January 2015, Ryan was appointed as a Member of the Board of Directors to Singapore's Media Development Authority. Later in June 2015, he served as a Member of the Advisory Board to Singapore Media Festival. Up to October 2018, he was a Member of the Board of Directors of the Infocomm Media Development Authority providing guidance and advice on digital and social media policies and initiatives with national impact. In August 2018, Ryan was conferred the SkillsFuture Fellowship, Singapore's highest skills award presented by the President of the Republic of Singapore.
 
Toh Ming Hon Toh Ming Hon
Director, Manufacturing Productivity Technology Centre (MPTC)
A*STAR SIMTech

Toh Ming Hon is a Senior Consultant who focuses on Enterprise Digital Transformation. He has helped numerous companies innovate their business models and achieve higher business value with a significant increase in productivity using digital technologies. He holds a BEng (Hons.) in Electronic Engineering and a MBA.
 
Yulia Saksen Yulia Saksen
Director, Creativeans

Yulia Saksen is the co-founder and director of Creativeans, an award-winning brand and design management consultancy.

As a business and branding consultant coming from an industrial design background with experiences working with SMEs and MNCs in both Asia and Europe regions, Yulia specialises in customer-centric brand methodologies and design thinking. She loves people and is happy to be part of their brand-building journey through methodologies such as BrandBuilder® and EDIT Design Thinking.

A frequent speaker in these topics, alongside Kimming Yap and Judy Tham by co-authoring the international brand book Are You Brand Dead?. She is also the founder of C-Academy; an educational and research institution that coaches C-suites and PMETs on branding, creativity, and design.

She also serves as Council Member at the Institute of Management Consultants (Singapore) and is an Enterprise Singapore certified management consultant.
As a consultant, designer, and educator, she is passionate about transforming client's businesses into brands that matter.