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Arrival of ASEAN Banking Delegation

At Phnom Penh International Airport and proceed to Sokha Phnom Penh Hotel for check in.

Registration for the Cocktail Reception at Poolside and Group Photos

Welcome Speech by Chairman of ABC and cheer

Business Network Talking

End of Day 0


National Anthem

Welcome Remarks by Dr. In Channy

Chairman of The Association of Banks in Cambodia & President and Group Managing Director, ACLEDA Bank Plc.

Opening Remarks by Mr. Phoukhong Chanthachack

Chairman of ASEAN Bankers Association & General Managing Director, Banque Pour Le Commerce Exterior Lao Public.

Keynote Address: His Excellency Dr. Aladdin D. Rilllo

The Deputy Secretary General of ASEAN for ASEAN Economic Community (ACE).

Keynote Speech: His Excellency Chea Chanto

Governor of the National Bank of Cambodia.

Photo Shot & Gift / Token of Exchange

Networking and Morning Break

Banking Sector Overview & Future Economic Outlook

• Presentation by Mr Rajiv Biswas, Chief Economic, IHS Markit.

Investment Opportunity in Cambodia

• Presentation by Dr. SAR Senera, Director of Department of Legal Affairs and Investment Law of the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC).

Presentation #1: Towards ASEAN Digitalization

• Digital Agenda 2020- Contacted Foundational Digital Infrastructure by Sopnendu Mohanty, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). 20 Min.
• Technology Banking Business by Mr Justo A Ortiz, Chairman of Union Bank of Philippines (UBP). UBP is known to be in the forefront in applying in such technology in their business. 20 Min.
• RegTech and SupTech by Bella Lai, RegTech APAC Sales Director, BearingPoint. 20 Min.
• Cambodia Fintech Development and Outlook for the ASEAN Economic Integration by Mr. Char Sopheap, Vice Chairman of Payments Committee of the Association of Banks in Cambodia and Senior Vice President & Head of Product Development of Division of ACLEDA Bank Plc. 15 Min.
• The Digital Economy in Southeast Asia, Strengthening the Foundations for Future Growth by Ms. Natasha Beschorner, Senior Digital Development Specialist, World Bank Office in Manila. 15 Min.

Networking Lunch Time

Panel Discussion: Digitalization/FINTECH for One ASEAN Market

• Mr. Char Sopheap, Vice Chairman of Payments Committee of the Association of Banks in Cambodia and Senior Vice President & Head of Product Development of Division of ACLEDA Bank Plc Cambodia.
• Mr. Raymond Sia Say Guan, CEO and Member of Board of Directors of Canadia Bank Cambodia.
• Mr. Zokhir Rasulov, Chief Digital Officer of ABA Bank Cambodia.
• Mr. Ros Sokha Chief Digital Officer of Sathapana Bank Cambodia.
Moderation by Eddie Lee, Vice President of Cambodia Fintech Association (CFA).

Presentation #2: Transform the Country into a Cashless Society by using Block Chain

• Bakong Project by H.E. Chea Serey, Assistant Governor and Director General, National Bank of Cambodia. 25 Min.
• ASEAN Payment Connectivity through QR Interoperability by Mr. Yos Kimsawatde, Head of Payment System Office of the Thai Bankers Association. 15 Min.

Networking & Afternoon Break

Presentation #3: Towards the ASEAN Digitalization banking & Trade

• Digital Trade Connectivity by Khun Kobsak Duangdee, Thai Bankers Association. 15 Min.
• Digital Banking/Payments by Mr. Manu Rajan, CEO of WING Cambodia. 15min.
• ASEAN Sustainable Banking Progress with a case study of Cambodia by Ms. Wei Yuan, Asia Coordinator, Sustainable Banking Network, IFC. 15 Min.

Closing Remarks

A wrap up of key issues discussed in the conference, what we learned and the way forward.
Dr. In Channy, Chairman of The Association of Banks in Cambodia.

Gala Dinner at Sokha Hotel, Grand Ballroom



- Cooperation in Finance, Investment, Trade and Technology (COFIT)
- Banking Education
- ASEAN Inter-regional Relations (IRR)

Caucus Meeting


Networking Lunch

Registration (49th ASEAN Banking Council Meeting)

Confirmation of Quorum

Welcome Remarks by ABA Chairman

Confirmation and Approval of the 49th ABC Meeting

Presentation and Update of Committee Report

- Banking Education
- ASEAN Inter-regional Relations

Other Matters

Coffee Break

Continuation of Council Meeting

- Fixing the date and venue of the 50th ABC Meeting.
- Other Matters.
- Closing Remarks by the Head of Delegations.

Closing Remarks


Farewell Lunch