THiNKBIG Innovate 2013 Speakers and Program Overview

Posted on  17/09/2013  |  2013, Programs & Events


Brunei’s premier Technology & Entrepreneurship conference is here again!

Now on its 6th year, the THiNKBIG Innovate Forum themed BREAKTHROUGH: Transforming Business through Innovation will focus on how Innovation, Creativity and Multimedia have a role in driving the Brunei economy forward.

Co-organised by the iCentre and Asia Inc Forum, the THiNKBIG Innovate Forum will create opportunities for local and global industry stakeholders and the public to meet, connect, network, exchange experiences, ideas and knowledge in the context of innovation.

Keynotes and discussions topics at the Forum will centre around: Creativity, Innovation and Culture, Doing Good while Doing Well and Emerging Trends in Social and Broadcast Media.

Invited international speakers include the following thought-leaders:

overview-daryl-arnoldDaryl Arnold, CEO of Newton Circus, a technology company inventing communities and services designed to make urban and rural environments more livable, competitive, and sustainable.
overview-jonathan-bufordJonathan Buford, CEO & Founder of Makible, enabling digital manufacturing by developing 3D printing and related technology for people to create, design and build products.


overview-andrew-mcglincheyAndrew McGlinchey, Head of Product Management, Google, Southeast Asia, bringing Google’s wide range of products and services to the region, and across emerging markets.
overview-dina-ibrahimDr. Dina Ibrahim, Associate Professor in Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts, San Francisco State University.


overview-steven-laiSteven Lai, Presenter, Channel News Asia, Singapore, co-hosting Channel NewsAsia’s weekday noon bulletin Asia Connect and anchors the hourly afternoon news belt News Now.

Who should attend?

Entrepreneurs, ICT industry leaders and stakeholders, government and corporate CEOs, CIOs, COOs, CTOs, technology consultants, system architects and analysts, programmers, creative startups, artists, designers, bloggers, students and everyone looking to be inspired.

Click here to register online or download the conference brochure here for more program and speaker details. The registration fee is B$325 per delegate. You can also form a group of five or more delegates from your organization to unlock the Group Rate of B$250 per person.

Note: Baiduri Bank cardholders are entitled to an exclusive deal of B$250 per delegate.

Contact Ms Farah Nazurah at or Ms Nanette Ramos at or visit or for more info.

Sincerely yours,
THiNKBIG Innovate 2013 Team