October 20, 2023

As the Event Execution Nears on October 28-29th, The Asian Creative and Digital Economy Youth Summit Announce The Line-Up of The Speakers

Asian Creative & Digital Economy Youth Summit (ACE-YS) will be held on October 28-29, 2023. As the event approaches, the conference held by The Coordinating Ministry for Maritime and Investment Affairs of Indonesia and Selaksa in collaboration with Lazada Indonesia announce the line-up that has been confirmed to become  the speakers at the event.

A series of speakers both from inside and outside of the country are ready to share their experience and perspective as a part of a shared commitment to advance the creative economy at the regional level. Among those who have confirmed their presence are Amar Subramanya, VP of Engineering, Google Bard, Dr. Allen Au Yeong Ex-Creative VP The Walt Disney Company Asia, Amanda Valani Head of Business Development Viva Media Asia, Dita Aisyah CBO of Binar, Ivan Chen CEO & Founder of Anantarupa Studios, Shieny Aprilia CEO of Agate International, Ryan Adriandhy Animator & Artist dan Mochtar Sarman Chairman of Indonesia International Licensing Show.

Furthermore there are, Resha Adi Pradipta Country Manager Indonesia & Malaysia of Riot Games, Dennis Adishwara, Andrian Pauline Husen CEO of RRQ, Ade Putri Paramadita a Culinary Storyteller, Helianti Hilman Founder & CEO of JAVARA, Muhammad Badarudin Co-founder of Second Floor Coffee, Sonny Rustiadi, SE., MBA., Ph.D., CBAP. Head of study program SBM ITB. GDP Venture also support ACE YS by presenting a line-up of speakers within their network, such as Antonny Liem the Founding Partner of GDP Venture, Rangga Danu CEO of Kincir, Wiku Baskoro Co-founder of Hybrid.co.id, Primadi Serad Program Director of Djarum Foundation, dan Winston Utomo Founder and CEO of IDN Media.

Odo R.M. Manuhutu, The Deputy for Tourism and Creative Economy Coordination, Coordinating Ministry for Maritime Affairs & Investment of Indonesia states that his side appreciates the availability of the speakers to share their perspective in ACE-YS. “We are really thankful and appreciate the availability of the speakers to present in the ACE-YS. We hope this will become a good start to a cross-sector synergy in the creative economy of this region. So that we can build a creative economy network that could support the advancement of the work of creative workers.”

Abdullah Fikri Ismanto, The Head of Public Program of ACE-YS states that his team is continuously open to collaboration opportunities with a lot of parties to take part in this conference. “The speakers we announce today are just a fraction of the many other names eager to take part in the regional creative economy development. We are continuously working to open up opportunities to collaborate and give access to creative workers and digital in Asia. The purpose of this is to strengthen cross-country communication to drive collective progress in this industry.”

For Lazada, youth is the key to a country’s primary growth. Because of that, aligned with Lazada’s mission to accelerate economic growth in Southeast Asia, the empowerment of young talent in Southeast Asia has long been one of Lazada’s key focuses, including Indonesia. Lazada’s support in the ACE-YS event became one of the efforts to open up opportunities for the youth to connect, self-develop, and collaborate within the digital and creative economic  system in Lazada.

ACE-YS will be held in TMII on October 28-29, 2023. Hundreds of young creative economy professionals from ASEAN, China, Japan, and Republic of Korea (Asean+3) in the age of 18-35 years old, will be invited to gather, collaborate and share their experiences while tackling the issues with the hope it can help to accelerate the economic  creative growth. This event is supported by Asian Development Bank (ADB), GDP Venture, Telkomsel, Pertamina, Livin by Mandiri, Google, British Council, Pijar Foundation and Gerakan Nasional 1000 Startup Digital. For further information, you can directly click on this link https://ace-ys.org

About ACE-YS

ACE-YS is an initiative to accelerate the collective action between the creator, creative entrepreneurs, policymakers, community, and investors in Asia, as well as to promote a dynamic and sustainable creative and digital economy with a special focus on Southeast Asia in its inaugural year. The conference organized by the youth and for the youth will be held in Taman Mini Indonesia Indah on October 28-29, 2023.

Contact Person

For further inquiries, please reach out to us via email at: secretariat@ace-ys.org 

Specific for media needs, you can contact:

Cornelia Kristian 

Communication, ACE-YS 

E: cornelia@ace-ys.org 

M: +62 813-1563-3021

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