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BCCT Briefing (Digital Transformation)

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Date & Time: 25-Jun-2019 18:00  
Location: at BBC
Member Cost: THB 400.00
Non-member Cost: THB 600.00

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Is Digital Transformation more about staff than technology?

An Intro to Digital Transformation: What is it, how to start, and case studies both locally and abroad.

Gareth Davies, and Björn Antonsson, CEO @ BMW Financial Services Thailand will be talking about what Digital Transformation (DX) is and how to start doing it. They'll cover what kinds of challenges you and your company will come up against and how to overcome them. Alongside this, Björn will explain how BMW and their team in Bangkok have embarked on a journey of digital transformation.

In this session we'll also cover:

- What is Digital Transformation (DX)?
- What is it not?
- Examples of DX
- Challenges of DX
- How to start your journey
- Who's doing it
- We'll cover what internal and external challenges BMW has faced as a group, what prompted these changes, and how they've overcome these for the better.
- Future topics

Event detail: 

Date: Tuesday 25th June

Time: 6.00 - 8.00 pm 

Venue: British Business Centre, BCCT Office, 7th Floor, 208 Wireless Road (Nearest BTS: Ploenchit Exit 5) (map)


  • Gareth Davies - Managing Director @ Fluxus Asia                                                                  Gareth, a regular panel host at the BCCT is a Digital Transformation Specialist with a background in development, consultancy, and startups. He has worked with many companies, from large enterprises to start-ups. Using his technological expertise to help businesses grow, reach new customers, and find new ways to improve, he empowers businesses to become leaders in their field.
    Gareth was one of the original founders of Tavolos, a data oriented start-up providing services to the F&B industry in Asia. Before this, he set up Fluxus in Asia, an enterprise focused digital transformation agency and UX consulting firm. Gareth is also the Technology Advisor on the Board of Directors at the BCCT.

  • Bjorn Antonsson - CEO @ BMW Financial Services Thailand                                                      Björn first joined BMW Group in 2006 with responsibilities involving commercial finance, corporate development and strategy in Munich, Germany. His stay in Munich saw him rise to the position of CEO Support for BMW Group’s Financial Services unit. Prior to accepting his new position in Thailand, Mr. Antonsson served as Country Manager for BMW Financial Services in Sweden, where he operated as part of the regional Nordic management team.  
    As CEO, Björn is responsible for managing the overall business of BMW Financial Services Thailand, which includes commercial and working capital financing for automobile dealers, retail financing and leasing, and insurance businesses.

  • Krisda Chugh - Digital Solutions Engineer at Philip Morris International.

Moderator: Dana Blouin 

6.00 - 6.30  Registration and Networking
6.30 - 6.50  Presentation
6.50 - 7.45  Panel discussion and open questions 
7.45 - 8.00  Networking and close 

Cost: THB400 for members. THB600 for non-members. Price includes drinks and finger food. Pre-registration is required.