Mobility Leaders, Disruptors, Stakeholders and Partners Gather to Re-Imagine the Future of Smart Mobility Across Asia


On 7-9 September 2021, MOVE Asia brings together those driving changes in urban mobility across Asia to explore the opportunities, strategies, and developments to fast-track smart mobility across Asia.

Over the three days, over 130 expert speakers from across the region will be discussing and debating topics on MaaS, electric vehicles, city freight, smart cities, energy, charging, and battery tech.

Opening the event on day one, Michael Lohscheller, Global CEO, VinFast, and Isao Sekiguchi, Regional Vice President, ASEAN, Nissan Motor will envision the future of Smart Mobility on their respective keynotes. Leaders from BCG Digital Ventures, Eurazeo, Momentum Ventures, and VentureTECH will continue with a keynote panel on Accelerating the investment for a greener transportation system.

Headlining the second day of the event are Andy Palmer, President and Group Chief Executive Officer of Switch Mobility, Amr Adel, Senior Vice President, Mobility East of Shell, Pradeep Parameswaran, President of Uber Mobility, APAC and Tom Elvidge, SVP Vehicle Programmes of Arrival will be sharing on how they are leading their organizations toward a smarter, more customer-centric and sustainable future.

On day three, Noni Purnomo, President Director and CEO of Blue Bird Group will share how to drive into the future with mobility innovations while Arun Kumar, CFO of Ola Electric and Group CFO of Ola will be presenting on their developments in Building an EV ecosystem. Rounding up the keynotes is the much-anticipated keynote panel on “Propelling urban air mobility – Towards being technologically feasible, commercially viable, and socially acceptable” by Lionel Sinai-Sinelnikoff, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of ASCENT, Sanjay Suresh, Head of APAC Drone Deliveries of Skyports, Hon Lung Chu, Head of Singapore and BD SEA of Volocopter and Jeffrey Lowe, Chief Executive Officer of Asian Sky Group.

Additional featured speakers at MOVE Asia include:

  • Roger Jones, Executive General Manager Business Technology, Auckland Transport
  • Nate Chanchareon, Head of Strategic Planning, Bangkok Mass Transit System Public Company Limited (BTS)
  • Mark Steven Pastor, Assistant Secretary for Road Transport and Infrastructure, Department of Transportation (Philippines) 
  • Dr Non A, Senior Expert in Smart City Promotion, Digital Economy Promotion Agency
  •  Akarin Suwannarat, Chief Technology Officer & Executive Vice President, Energy Absolute 
  • Kirk James, Chief Brand Officer, Gogoro 
  • Vikrama Dhiman, Head of Product, Mobility, Gojek 
  • Philipp Kandal, Head of Engineering, Geo, Grab
  • Piyush Prasad, National Business Head, HERO Electric 
  • Juan Intan Kangrawan, Head of Data Analytics, Jakarta Smart City 
  • Alistair Scott, Managing Director, Jaguar Land Rover Asia Pacific
  • Liu Chien-Pang, Senior Engineer, Ministry of Transport and Communications Taiwan
  •  Lee Chen-Yu, Director, Taipei Smart City Project Management Office (TPMO) 
  • Satya Widya Yudha, Member of the Board, The National Energy Council of the Republic of Indonesia
  • Tessa Knox-Grant, Executive Director, Planning and Programs, Transport for NSW 
  • Sardjono Jhony Tjitrokusumo, President Director,Transjakarta
  • Wen Tung Chiu, Group Director (Research & Development), Strategic Planning Group, Urban Redevelopment Authority of Singapore

Running alongside the conference is a virtual exhibition hall showcasing the latest smart mobility technologies by industry leaders including HERE Technologies, Geotab, ABB, Caburn Telecom, Cornerstone Technologies, Continental, Google Maps Platform, Gridwiz, iZeeM, LSC ECOSYSTEM CORPORATION,, Sendbird, TomTom and more.

The two-day free-to-attend conference and exhibition is expected to gather over 2,000 mobility stakeholders from APAC and beyond.

About MOVE Asia 2021
Date: 7-9 September 2021, LIVE ONLINE
Conference & Exhibition opening hours: 09:00 am SGT / GMT+8
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