Programme Schedule

Day - 1: Sunday, June 3, 2018

05:00 pm - 06:00 pm
Registration and networking (Sky Ballroom Foyer)
06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Welcome cocktail reception at Sky Ballroom sponsored by LME

Day - 2: Monday, June 4, 2018

Session 1: Opening Session
09:00 am - 09:05 am
Welcome Address by Martin Huxley, Chairman, SBMA
09:05 am - 09:25 am
Address by Guest of Honour
09:25 am - 09:50 am
Keynote address 1: Global Risks - What should the Asian Gold Market Worry About?

Dr. Paul Fisher, Chairman, LBMA
09:50 am - 10:15 am

Keynote address 2:

"The Gold market in the next 5 to 10 years and its implication to Asia Pacific Countries" by
Alistair Hewitt, Director, Market Intelligence Group, World Gold Council
10:15 am - 10:20 am
Announcement & MOU signing
10:20 am - 10:30 am
Updates on outreach initiatives in 2017/18 by Gordon Cheung, Deputy CEO, Singapore Bullion Market Association
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Networking Break
Session 2: Precious Metals Management Policies in ASIA PACIFIC
11:00 am - 11:30 am

"LMEprecious update - how the new initiative supports the Asian market" by Alex Shaw, Head of Market Development for Precious Metals, LME

11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Roundtable on ASEAN gold markets - Issue and Opportunities

Panellists:

1. Moderator - Albert Cheng, CEO, SBMA
2. John Levin, Global Head of Sales, ANZ*
3. Huynh Trung Khanh, Executive Committee Member, Vietnam Gold Traders Assn.
4. Darren Ly, Managing Director, LH Group, Cambodia
5. Khin Maung Han, Chairman, Myanmar Gold Development Co.
6. Ermin Siow DER MING, President, Federation of Goldsmiths and Jewellers Association of Malaysia

12:30 pm - 01:00 pm

Special Address by CGSE

Facilitating the arbitrage of location physical gold and CNH settlement between the various physical and CNH pools via CGSE in Hong Kong with ASEAN and along the Maritime Silk Road countries by
Dr. Haywood Cheung, President, CGSE & Brian Fung, CEO, CGSE
01:00 pm - 02:00 pm
Networking Lunch
Session 3: Growing the Precious Metals Supply Chain
02:00 pm - 02:20 pm
Presentation by a renowned global refinery active in Asia

02:20 pm - 03:15 pm
Discussion on "Financing the Precious Metals Supply Chain"

Panellists:

1. Moderator - Sunil Kashyap, MD, Asia, The Bank of Nova Scotia
2. Ounesh Reebye, VP, Streaming Operations & Metals Sales, Wheaton Precious Intl. Ltd
3. Michael Mesaric, CEO, Valcambi sa
4. Bart Melek, Director and Global Head of Commodity Strategy, TD Securities

03:15 pm - 03:45 pm
Networking break
Session 4: Building a harmonized and fungible Kilobar Market in Asia
03:45 pm - 04:00 pm

Presentation

"The state of the ASEAN/Asia Kilobar market" by Gordon Cheung, Deputy CEO, SBMA

04:00 pm - 05:30 pm

Kilobar stakeholder's roundtable

Presentation on Kilobar Integrity - Blockchain & Security by Ruth Crowell, CEO, LBMA
Presentation by Matthew Keen, MD, Responsible Gold Trading DMCC

Panellists:

1. Albert Cheng and Srivatsava G (co-chair)
2. Ruth Crowell, CEO, LBMA
3. Matthew Keen, MD, Responsible Gold Trading DMCC
4. Shivanshu Mehta, Head - Bullion, MCX
5. Ryoichi Seki, GM, Global Business Development Dept, TOCOM

06:00 pm - 07:00 pm
Shuttle to Dinner Venue - Stewords Riverboat
07:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cocktails & dinner sponsored by LBMA

Day - 3: Tuesday, June 5, 2018

08:30 am - 09:00 am

Master class on technology related to refining, bar stamping and assaying, etc. by

Faoro Giovanni, Chairman, IKOI & Thorsten Koras, Executive Director, KORAS
Session 5: Regional Market Opportunities
09:00 am - 09:15 am
Update from India
09:15 am - 09:30 am
Update from Vietnam Do Minh Phu, Chairman, Doji Group*
09:30 am - 09:45 am
Update from Myanmar
09:45 am - 10:00 am
Q/A
Session 6: Technology in the Precious Metals Industry
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Digital gold/digital application in precious metals industry

1. Gregor Gregersen, Founder, Silver Bullion & The Safe House (Chair)
2. Ben Davies, Co-founder, Glint Pay Services Ltd.
3. Seth M. Philips, Executive Director, Head of Precious Metals, Paxos

11:00 am - 11:15 am
Networking break
Session 7: Precious Metals Price Outlook
11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Discussion - "Precious Metals Market Review and Price Outlook"

Moderator - Yuichi (Bruce) Ikemizu, Head of Tokyo Branch Manager, ICBC Standard
1. Nikos Kavalis - Director, Metals Focus - Silver outlook
2. Nicholas Frappell - General Manager, ABC Bullion - Gold Outlook

Session 8: Conference Summary
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm
Conference Summary
12:45 pm - 12:50 pm
Farewell address by Albert Cheng, CEO, SBMA
12:50 pm - 02:00 pm
Networking Lunch & End of conference

* program schedule, agenda subject to change

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