Event Details

FWA WINTECH: A.I in Action, 23 April 2018
23 April 2018
Google Asia Pacific HQ,
70 Pasir Panjang Road,
Mapletree Business City Level 3,
Singapore 117371
  • Members Only Event
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  • Member's Fee: $0.00


Please note that lunch will be provided. FWA thanks Google for their kind sponsorship of the venue and lunch.




THIS IS A MEMBER AND INVITE ONLY EVENT. To join membership, please follow this link https://www.fwasg.org/Membership/IndividualMember.aspx


From digital assistants to self-driving cars, machine learning is transforming the world before us. It is the technological undercurrent driving improvements across industries that has captivated the minds of marketers and consumers alike.


It might be the latest buzzword, but what exactly can this technology do? What are the real opportunities that it offers?


Join us on April 23rd and hear from Google’s APAC CMO, Simon Kahn on how businesses can maximize machine learning’s full potential with examples from innovative organizations across industries, from farming to finance.


Simon Kahn, CMO, Google APAC 


Simon is responsible for marketing strategy, development, and execution for Google’s consumer facing and B2B products and solutions in Asia Pacific. Simon served on AmCham’s Board of Governors for six years including three years as Chairman.


Previously, he worked at American Express for thirteen years including serving as Country Manager for Singapore from 2008 to 2011. Prior to joining American Express, Simon was Executive Director of Youth Venture, a nonprofit organization that works with young people to develop and run their own businesses and organizations. Simon worked in national politics and government for four years before joining Youth Venture including working in the White House Liaison office in the Department of State.


He holds a BA in Asian Studies from Swarthmore College and a Masters in Chinese Studies and MBA from the University of Michigan. 


RSVP Details:

As we expect this event to be very popular, seats will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. Please sign up early to avoid disappointment. Deadline for RSVP: April 20 2018. We apologise that requests for places after the deadline will not be entertained. 


FWA members attend free of charge. Please login on the website before registering.

Institutional Members:

Diamond members - Registration at FWA member rates for up to 15 persons per Institutional Member.

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Gold members - Registration at FWA member rates for up to 5 persons per Institutional Member.

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THIS IS A MEMBER AND INVITE ONLY EVENT. To join membership, please follow this link



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