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Mobile Connect Workshop: Delivering commercial success through identity services


September 7, 2018 @ 8:00 am
September 7, 2018 @ 3:30 pm
Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort
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257/1-3 Charoen Nakhon Rd, Khwaeng Samre, Khet Thon Buri
Bangkok, Thailand

In this workshop, participants will have the opportunity to learn the value and commercial scalability of mobile-based identity services in the Asia-Pacific region. The event is targeted at operators aiming at developing commercial identity services and digital businesses wanting to leverage the potential monetisation opportunities offered through the mobile operator infrastructure to enhance their business.

Topics to be covered in the event include an in depth understanding of the Mobile Connect portfolio, use cases and best practices to launch successful business identity services and commercial strategies to monetise these.

Learn how to offer secure and private access to online services by implementing Mobile Connect.

Mobile Connect: Delivering commercial success through identity services is part of the GSMA Mobile 360 Series – Digital Societies, taking place in Bangkok from 5 to 7 September.



Mobile Connect Workshop: Delivering commercial success through identity services
09:00 to 14:00
Time Session Speakers
09:00-09:15 Welcome

•Introduction to Mobile Connect

•The missing link – where does Mobile Connect fit within the identity services ecosystem.  What key problems does it add value to for both operators, SPs and consumers alike?

Julian Gorman,

Head of Strategic Engagement, GSMA, APAC

09:15-09:45 Overview of Mobile Connect – the products

•Mobile Connect coverage and deployments to date

•Authentication; Authorisation, Identity and Attributes: the products

•Key use cases: e-KYC; Government services; financial services

•Mobile Connect Link:  Making it easier to do business

•Future value in wider technology:  Mobile Connect powering IoT and RCS

Sham Careem, Market Development Director, GSMA
09:45-10:05 Creating a successful digital authentication business with Mobile Connect Hyung Tae Park, Senior Manager, Data Unit
SK Telecom
10:05-10:25 Panel Discussion:  Use cases and deployments in Asia Pacific Hosted by Julian Gorman, Head of Strategic Engagement, APAC, GSMA

Hyung Tae Park, Senior Manager/Project Leader
Data Unit
SK Telecom

Olivier Letant, Vice President Strategy, Apigate

Richard Butlewski, Sales Director Digital Solutions APAC, Idemia

Saurabh Sethi, Managing Director (India), Zumigo India Pvt. Ltd.

10:25-10:45 Mobile Connect for e-Government Services in Asia Pacific Hosted by Emanuela Lecchi, Head of Region & Public Policy for APAC, GSMA

Kyriacos M. Koupparis, Ph.D.
Regional Science, Technology & Innovation Advisor, USAID
Regional Development Mission for Asia (RDMA)

Kwok Quek Sin, Senior Director of National Digital Identity, Gov Tech Singapore

Refreshment Break
11:05-12:15 Mobile Connect – The Commercial Opportunity  Monetising identity services.

Panel Discussion :  Monetising attributes – overcoming the challenges and working together

Hosted by GSMA, Participants:

Michelle Wheeler, VP Business Development, Payfone

Victor Ocampo, Mobile Identity Solutions, APAC & Middle East, BICS

Mauro Di Biasi,
Head of Customer Success EMEA,
Danal, Inc.

Andre Marques, Head of Sales SEA EMA, Experian

12:15-12:35 User experience is the key to consumer adoption.  Successful UI/UX strategies. Stefan Kostic

Ipification (BVL)

12:35-12:40 Close Julian Gorman, Head of Strategic Engagement for APAC, GSMA
12:40-14:00 Lunch


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