Join us in-person for AWS Cloud Day Vietnam to find out how you can accelerate innovation and unlock new business insights using cloud technologies.

The event will bring together business leaders and tech experts who will share how you can drive greater efficiencies, reduce costs, and uncover new opportunities for your business using AI/ML, data analytics, modern application, and more. Plus, learn how AWS is helping developers build on-demand cloud skills in Vietnam and explore new ways to advance in your cloud journey with us.

Why attend?

  • Gain insights from AWS, our customers and partners
  • Network with 1,000+ IT professionals and executives
  • Participate in technical deep-dive sessions

Who should attend?

  • IT & Business Executives who want to equip themselves with the knowledge and mindset to drive change and accelerate innovation.
  • IT Professionals, Builders and Developers looking to acquire the right skills to build and deploy fit-for-purpose solutions on cloud.


8:30 AM – 12:15 PM: Morning Plenary
Morning Plenary

Accelerating Vietnam’s Digital Transformation

Digital transformation isn’t just about implementing new technology, it’s about using technology to drive growth. Leaders who envision reinvention for their business begin by taking steps to invest in their strategy, process, people, and culture. In the 2022 AWS C-Suite report, 98% of executives surveyed in the AWS study see cloud as important to driving digital transformation. A primary reason for this is that a majority of business leaders are keenly focused on growth as well as stability. How do we get started? Join us at the morning plenary to hear from AWS and our customers on the steps they take:

  • Adopt the right mental model
  • Capitalize on the cloud as an enabler
  • Align technical and business leaders on digital transformation

Who should attend:
This session is for business and technology leaders who wants to accelerate digital transformation in their organization.

Time Session
7:00am Breakfast and Networking

AWS in ASEAN and Vietnam - Enabling Organizations to innovate with the cloud
(All attendees to be seated by 8:45am. Entry allowed at the next intermission)

Speaker: Conor McNamara, Managing Director, ASEAN, AWS

Guest of Honor Speech

Speaker: Dr. Bui Tien Dung, Deputy Director General of the Department of Economic Affairs

AWS Keynote

Speaker: Dr. Werner Vogels, CTO, Amazon.com

Empower and enrich the lives of micro, small & medium enterprises with access to advanced technology

Speaker: Phu, Nguyen Thi Trong, Chief Executive Officer, SmartPay
10:35am Tea break

Change Banking, Change Lives - Digital, data & human excellence

Speaker: Dr. Jens Lottner, Chief Executive Officer, Techcombank

Market penetration and expansion through digital transformation

Speaker: Kalidas Ghose, Chief Executive Officer, VPBank SMBC Finance Company Limited

Panel Discussion - How businesses are leveraging AWS to spearhead Digital Transformation
The power of cloud can be a catalyst for digital transformation in an organization - from products, processes to people. In this interactive panel discussion, hear from executives on how cloud has changed the way their business operates, the pains and gains of cloud transformation, and why the time is now to transform with the cloud.

  • Uy Tran, Co-Founder, COO & General Director, Katalon Co. Ltd
  • Alice Phuong Anh Ha, Co-founder and Chief Revenue Officer, OpenCommerce Group
  • Tran Nhat Minh, Deputy CEO & CIO, Vietnam International Bank (VIB)
Moderator: Eric Yeo, Country Manager, Vietnam, AWS
12:15pm Lunch

2:00 PM – 5:30 PM: Breakout Tracks
Breakout Track 1

Financial Services for the Future

The potential in Financial Services in Vietnam is immense and important for Financial Institutions (FIs) to remain competitive on a global stage. FIs have been digitalizing rapidly in a complex environment - from the frontend digital delivery and optimised processes, to leveraging emerging technology like AI and automation to impact customer experience. Furthermore, the cloud unlocks the power of fortified operational resilence, enhances data protection and security, and encourages innovation-led growth.

Join us this afternoon, where you will:

  • Hear from AWS leadership on how the financial industry in Vietnam is poised for innovation
  • Learn from AWS Customers first-hand on how AWS powers their transformation in key business areas
  • Discover how operations and security governance are cornerstones of your modernization strategy

Who should attend:
This breakout is designed for business decision makers and strategic IT decision makers in financial services institutions who are keen to understand successful use cases in how AWS Cloud supports FIs in every stage of their cloud and digital transformation journey.

Time Session

Welcome Address

Speaker: Peter Murray, Head of FSI ASEAN AWS

Opening Speeches

  • Mr. Doan Thanh Hai, Deputy Director General, ICT Dept, State Bank of Vietnam (SBV)
  • Dr Nguyen Quoc Hung, General Secretary, Vietnam Banks Association (VNBA)

Fireside Chat: Agile fin-ops to harness value from cloud investments
Many enterprises have become proficient with cloud, migrating substantial portions of their workloads, upskilling the workforce and establishing a robust security posture. So, what's next? How do you harness and accelerate value from the foundation you’ve built? The answer might lie in Agile Cloud FinOps - the discipline that helps you drive a culture of change by making costs visible at scale, close alignment of cost and value, engaging wider business decision makers and embarking on a process of cost optimization. In this session, learn how to accelerate business value realisation through prudent cloud financial management, and hear from Techcombank on how this is put into practice.

  • Vinu Rohit Krishnan, Head of Cloud Economics and Commercial Strategy, ASEAN, AWS
  • Alexandre Macaire, Group Chief Financial Officer, Techcombank

FSI Security & Compliance on AWS
In this session, you will learn about the AWS Compliance Program and how cloud controls can be integrated into your risk management framework. In addition, we will share how we can support you for compliance from the angle of the shared responsibilities. You will also learn about the regulatory considerations when moving to AWS and how to approach them.

Speaker: Simon Lawrie, Security Specialist, ASEAN, AWS
3:30pm Break

Payments Transformation with AWS
Technology advances and drastically changing economic conditions have transformed the way customers view and interact with financial institutions. Customers, both consumers and businesses, today expect frictionless payments and instant settlement. The shift to digital was already underway before the pandemic and payment providers are now seeing a dramatic acceleration of three key trends:

  1. The need for payment platform modernization to accommodate multiple payment types
  2. Rising fraud attempts related to a shift to digital payment transactions
  3. An opportunity to adapt to changing lending and credit evaluations

In this session we will take a look at various trends in the payments industry and how customers working with AWS to transform the payments industry by making real-time business decisions, innovating and adapting to client expectations, processing global digital payments, increasing agility, and scaling to meet unpredictable demands.

Speaker: Alessio Basso, Principal Solutions Architect, ASEAN, AWS

Fireside Chat: Building a Digital Bank: Insights, Lessons Learned, and Best Practices
This session aims to examine the current state of digital banking and explore the key considerations and opportunities for core banking modernization. The session will provide insights into how banks can effectively navigate the rapidly changing landscape of digital banking to remain competitive and meet the needs of the modern consumer. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of the challenges and opportunities of digital banking, and how they can drive innovation and growth while maintaining security, compliance, and customer satisfaction. You will leave the session with a better understanding of challenges, best practices and actionable insights on how to effectively navigate this rapidly changing landscape. This session will provide valuable information for anyone interested in digital banking and the future of the financial services industry.

  • Unni Pillai, Head of Technology (FSI), ASEAN, AWS
  • Manoranjan Sahu, Chief Information Officer, Übank (Digital Banking arm for VPBank)

Fireside Chat: Harnessing and Accelerating a Culture of Transformation/Innovation
In the age of digital transformation, technology teams play a pivotal role in shaping an organization's future by enabling innovation and harnessing the power of technology. Join us for an insightful fireside chat focused on innovation, culture & engineering excellence, where technology leaders will discuss how technology can become catalysts for change and drive innovation within their organizations.

During this session, we will dive deep into experiences and insights on leveraging technology to foster a culture of innovation and transformation. They will delve into the importance of engineering excellence in IT teams, exploring topics such as agile methodologies, DevOps practices, continuous integration and delivery, and modern software development techniques. The conversation will also highlight the role of cutting-edge technologies, such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, and cloud computing, in accelerating innovation and enabling IT teams to deliver high-impact solutions.

The discussion will emphasize the significance of collaboration and open communication among IT teams, as well as the role of leadership in empowering employees and fostering an environment that embraces calculated risks and continuous learning.

  • Khanh Pham, Senior Engineering Manager, NAB Innovation Centre Vietnam (NICV)
  • Joel Garcia, Head of Technology, ASEAN, AWS

Key Takeaways & Closing

Speaker: Phuong Tran, Head of Financial Services Vietnam, AWS
5:40pm End of session
Breakout Track 2

Accelerate Modern Applications

Dive deep into technical sessions led by AWS Expert for tools, frameworks, and best practices to accelerate your modernization journey, unlock faster innovation, speed up time to market, and achieve efficiencies. From serverless, microservices, containers to next gen infrastructure, learn how you can modernize with maximum control and flexibility, and get the most out of your applications.

Who should attend:
This track is for IT professionals, builders and developers with some technical familiarity with the topics and are looking to create new possibilities and accelerate innovation on AWS.

Time Session

Next generation security, performance, and innovation designed to run any workload (L200)
Millions of organizations run diverse workloads on the AWS compute platform to realize increased performance, security, reliability, and scale. Find out how AWS can help you achieve high performance on the workloads you have today, and workloads you are building for tomorrow with the largest set of services and capabilities across compute, networking, and storage. For the 11th straight year, AWS is recognized as a Magic Quadrant Leader for Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Services. In this session, we discuss core compute innovations that enables u to rapidly innovate and build on the latest technologies with significantly more security, compliance, and governance services, and key features. Learn how you can accelerate innovation on the world's most reliable, secure, and capable cloud at a faster pace, and in virtually any location.

Speaker: Dai Truong, Senior Partner Management Solutions Architect, AWS

Getting started with serverless applications (L200)
With serverless computing, you can build and run applications without the need for provisioning or managing servers. Serverless computing means that you can build web, mobile, and IoT backends, run stream processing or big data workloads, run chatbots, and more, without worrying about the infrastructure. In this session, learn how to get started with serverless computing with AWS Lambda which allow you to run code without provisioning or managing servers. We share why serverless is a great toolset for experimenting with new ideas and explain the extensibility and modularity of serverless applications which allows you to start small and quickly add features. Get acquiainted with the broader portfolio of AWS services to help you build serverless applications with AWS Lambda, including Amazon API Gateway, Amazon DynamoDB and more.

Speaker: Thi Nguyen, Solutions Architect, AWS

Build modern applications with purpose-built databases (L200)
Organizations are increasingly focusing on building a modern data strategy to deliver insights to the people and applications that need it, securely and at scale. In this session, learn how you can leverage AWS database services, teams, and partners, to start your journey towards data modernization that include (1) migrating data infrastructure to the cloud and gaining security, agility and elasticity; (2) reduce license fees; (3) automate the undifferentiated heavy lifting by adopting managed database services; and (4) adopting purpose-built databases for different types of applications.

Speaker: Tuan Vo, Solutions Architect, AWS
3:30pm Tea break

Infrastructure as Code and CI/CD in practice with AWS CDK (L200)
DevOps is the combination of cultural philosophies, practices, and tools to increase development velocity to deliver apps. In general, practicing DevOps enable organizations to better serve customers and compete effectively in the market. Infrastructure as Code (IaC) and release pipeline with CI/CD are two of best practices in DevOps, and considered the best entry for developers who just getting started with DevOps. In this session, learn how to implement IaC and CI/CD using AWS Cloud Development Kit (AWS CDK) and we show you a step-by-step demo to help you get started. This session equips you with the understanding on the overall concept of IaC and CI/CD including the AWS services and developer tools needed for seamless integration with the development workflow.

Speaker: Toan Huynh, Snr Specialist SA, DevAx, AWS

Fast track your Kubernetes adoption with Amazon EKS Blueprints (L300)
Containerization has transformed the way modern applications are developed. In this session, learn how Amazon EKS Blueprints, a collection of Infrastructure as Code (IaC) modules help you to configure complete EKS clusters that are fully bootstrapped with operational software needed to consistently deploy and operate workloads. Find out how to describe the configuration for the desired state of your EKS cluster, such as the control plane, worker nodes, and Kubernetes add-ons, as an IaC blueprint. Once a blueprint is configured, you can use it to deploy consistent environments across multiple AWS accounts and regions using continuous deployment automation.

Speaker: Trung Dang, Senior Solutions Architect, AWS

Increase availability with AWS observability solutions (L200)
Performance monitoring is an important part of any application. By understanding the health of your application, you know whether it’s functioning as expected and can proactively react when it becomes unhealthy. To provide access to critical resources when needed and also limit the potential financial impact of an application outage, a highly available application design is critical. In this session, learn how to add monitoring, logging, and distributed tracing to your applications, using Amazon CloudWatch and AWS X-Ray to increase the availability of your applications. Find out how AWS observability solutions can help you proactively detect, efficiently investigate, and quickly resolve operational issues. All of which help you manage and improve your application’s availability.

Speaker: Nghia Pham, Startup Solutions Architect, AWS
Breakout Track 3

Innovate with Big Data and Machine Learning

Today, many organizations are using AI/ML to deliver greater business value-from boosting productivity, enhancing customer experiences, making better decisions faster to generating new revenue opportunities and improving operational efficiencies. Join this track to learn how you can harness the potential of data and unlock the power of AI/ML to take your cloud skill to the next level. Learn the latest from AWS expert, get step-by-step architectural and deployment best practices to help you build better, innovate faster, and deploy at scale for results.

Who should attend:
This track is for IT professionals, builders and developers with some technical familiarity with the topics and are looking to create new possibilities and accelerate innovation on AWS.

Time Session

Create a modern data strategy to innovate faster (L200)
Data is dynamic and comes in different formats, which makes it challenging to extract value. A modern data strategy can help you manage, act on, and react to your data so you can make better decisions, respond faster, and uncover new opportunities. Uncover the latest in database, data, analytics and AI/ML and get insights on how organizations are harnessing the power of data to accelerate innovation in their organization. In this session, learn how you can build a modern data strategy that allows you to consolidate, store, curate, and analyze data at any scale, as well as share data insights with everyone who needs them.

Speaker: Hieu Hoang, Manager - Solutions Architect, AWS

Data engineering made easy and accessible for everyone with AWS Glue (L200)
Organizations are breaking down data silos and integrating data from different systems and components to extract the maximum value of their data. AWS Glue is a serverless data integration service which makes it easy to discover, prepare, and combine data for analytics, machine learning, and application development. In this session, dive deep into new and existing features of AWS Glue. Join this session to hear from our customers and learn how to build and run scalable, extract, transform, and load (ETL) workflows including simplifying your data integration architecture.

  • Huy Nguyen, Director of Data Engineering, Techcombank
  • Chinh Hoang Minh, Senior Solutions Architect, AWS

Unleash your organization's data analytics potential with Amazon Redshift (L200)
Amazon Redshift enables you to focus on delivering your business outcomes without worrying about managing infrastructure. You can break through data silos and run real-time and predictive analytics on all your data across your operational databases, data lake, data warehouse, and thousands of third-party data sets. With features like Amazon Redshift data sharing, you can extend the ease of use, performance, and cost benefits of Amazon Redshift in a single cluster to multi-cluster deployments while being able to share data. In this session, we showcase the art of the possible with Amazon Redshift and demonstrate how to accelerate your time to insight with fast, easy, and secure analytics at scale.

Speaker: Huy Tran, Senior Solutions Architect, AWS
3:30pm Tea break

Go beyond insights to predictive analytics with Amazon Redshift ML and Amazon SageMaker Canvas (L200)
Organizations are managing more data than ever before, and data use is only continuing to expand. Harnessing data to reinvent a business while challenging, is imperative to staying relevant now and in the future. To go beyond insights to predictions, Amazon Redshift ML brings machine learning to the data in your data warehouse, with familiar SQL command. In this session, learn how to create machine learning models with Amazon Redshift and Amazon SageMakers Canvas - a visual, no code ML capability for data analysts and make predictions from your data in Amazon Redshift without moving data or learning a new skill.

Speaker: Hieu Lai Trung, Vietnam Public Sector Solutions Architect, AWS

Train ML models quickly and cost-effectively with Amazon SageMaker (L300)
Training machine learning models at scale often requires significant investments. In this session, we will show how Amazon SageMaker enables you to reduce time and costs to train and tune machine learning (ML) models without the need to manage infrastructure. Learn how to build and scale models using built-in tools to manage and track training experiments, automatically choose optimal hyperparameters, enable distributed learning, debug training jobs and much more, with an end-to-end ML toolset.

  • My Nguyen, Prototyping Engineer, AWS
  • Triet Le, Senior Solutions Architect, AWS

Democratizing data: Build no-code predictive dashboards with Amazon Quicksight (L200)
Access to all data for fast analytics at scale is key for 360-degree projects involving data engineers, developers, analysts, data scientists, BI professionals and other users. However, building such models requires depth of technical knowledge and resources. This session showcases the how to build and visualize accurate ML predictions in BI solutions. Learn how to prepare tabular datasets and train a ML model with Amazon SageMaker without writing a single line of code. We then demonstrate how Amazon QuickSight, a cloud-native, serverless, business intelligence with native ML integrations and usage-based pricing, allows users to meet varying analytic needs from the same source of truth through modern interactive dashboards, paginated reports, embedded analytics, and natural language queries.

Speaker: Phuc Nguyen, Solutions Architect, AWS
Breakout Track 4

Upskill with AWS

Ready to take your cloud learning journey to the next level? Join sessions in this track to learn in-demand cloud skills from the experts at AWS. With Express Training sessions, AWS Certification exam prep and a live AWS Jam Challenge you can get equipped with the knowledge required to move your company – and career – forward.

Who should attend:
This track is for IT business decision makers, builders and individuals who seek an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud.

Training Room 1: Foundational Training
Time Session

Opening - AWS Training and Certification overview

Speaker: Duy Tan Huynh, Training Business Development Manager, AWS

Building a Cloud Career
This fundamental-level course is intended for individuals who seek an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud, independent of specific technical roles. It provides a detailed overview of cloud concepts, AWS services, security, architecture, pricing, and support. You’ll learn about the typical entry-level job roles in the Cloud. You will be introduced to the concept of physical networks and cloud-based services and how job roles can overlap these two solutions. You'll also learn about specific competencies, qualifications, and possible certifications that align to each of these roles.

Speaker: Viet Tran, Technical Trainer, AWS

Getting Started with the AWS Cloud Essentials
Learn about the foundations of getting started in the AWS Cloud. In this course, you learn about the AWS Cloud architecture and the services in the Compute, Storage, Database, Networking, and Security categories. This course can help you can build and validate an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud, key terminology, and help advance your AWS Cloud skills.

Speaker: Hai Tran, Technical Trainer, AWS

Tea Break


Why Get Certified?
Learn about the advantages of getting AWS Certified, the various certifications offered by AWS and what is available to help you pass these certifications.

Speaker: Viet Tran, Technical Trainer, AWS

Exam Prep: AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
In this session we walk you through how the exam is structured, including question formats, content domains, and the breakdown of questions across those domains. We also teach you how to interpret the concepts being tested by a question so that you can better eliminate incorrect responses. During the session, you will have the chance to apply knowledge and test concepts through a series of practice exam questions.

Speaker: Hai Tran, Technical Trainer, AWS
Training Room 2: Solutions Training
Time Session

Opening - AWS Training and Certification overview

Speaker: Vu Pham, Senior Technical Trainer, AWS

AWS Foundations: Securing your AWS Cloud
This course introduces several AWS services that you can use to improve your current security posture. Additionally, the course covers the different security design principles that will help you to plan your security approach in the AWS Cloud and provides information on resources you can use to further your knowledge around security on AWS.

Speaker: Su Trinh, Technical Training Specialist, AWS

AWS Foundations: Machine Learning Basics
What is machine learning? How can machine learning solve business problems? When is it appropriate to use a machine learning model? What are the phases of a machine learning pipeline? In this course, you get an overview of the concepts, terminology, and processes of the exciting field of machine learning.

Speaker: Vu Pham, Senior Technical Trainer, AWS

Tea Break


AWS Cloud Quest Challenge
Join our live Cloud Quest challenge with Amazon vouchers and swag prizes up for grabs! Customize your avatar, collect gems, and learn concepts as you zap drones and solve puzzles — all while learning AWS technology concepts and competing against your peers. Experienced AWS trainers will be on hand to guide you with troubleshooting and expert tips.

Note: please bring along a personal laptop and charger to participate. Wi-Fi connectivity will be provided for you and no existing accounts are required.

  • Vu Pham, Senior Technical Training Specialist, AWS
  • Su Trinh, Technical Trainer, AWS

Other Activities

AWS GameDay Quest Fest

Put your cloud skills to the test and win attractive prizes! AWS GameDays allow participants to solve real-world challenges using a variety of AWS services. Pick any preferred GameDay content quest topics, have fun learning and compete to emerge as a GameDay Champion!

Who should attend:
Builders, Developers and anyone interested in learning to build on AWS.


Participants should have basic knowledge and familiarity of AWS services. Please bring along a personal laptop and charger to participate in this activity. Corporate laptops may face issues logging into the system. What will be provided:

  • Temporary AWS accounts
  • Wi-Fi connectivity
  • Charging points

Due to overwhelming interest, the first hour of GameDay will be reserved for successful registered participants and game participation is subject to number of seats available. We recommend an estimated 2 - 4 hours of game time for the best GameDay experience.

Experiential Showcase

Enhance your Cloud Day experience by immersing yourself in our AWS Experiential Showcase. This space provides a range of interaction and engagement opportunities for attendees to expand their understanding of AWS services and solutions while networking with AWS experts and peers. Get inspired and imagine innovation with our ancillary activations, including: Ask the Experts Innovation Zone, Startup Loft, Developer Community Lounge, AWS GameDay Quest Fest and Training and Certification Booth.

Partner Pavilion

Hear from our partners and visit our partner booths at AWS Cloud Day Vietnam to discover the right partners to support your organisation. Visit our partner showcase to know more.

Featured Speakers

 Werner Vogels

Dr. Werner Vogels
CTO, Amazon.com
Dr. Werner Vogels is Chief Technology Officer at Amazon.com where he is responsible for driving the company's customer-centric technology vision.

As one of the forces behind Amazon's approach to cloud computing, he is passionate about helping young businesses reach global scale, and transforming enterprises into fast-moving digital organizations.Vogels joined Amazon in 2004 from Cornell University where he was a distributed systems researcher. He has held technology leadership positions in companies that handle the transition of academic technology into industry.

Vogels holds a PhD from the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam and has authored many articles on distributed systems technologies for enterprise computing.

Conor McNamara

Conor McNamara
Managing Director, ASEAN, AWS
Conor McNamara joined Amazon in 2014 and is currently the Managing Director of ASEAN at Amazon Web Services (AWS), where he works with customers and partners across Southeast Asia as they innovate, scale, and transform their businesses via the AWS Cloud. As part of this mission, he is passionate about upskilling and enabling builders across the region as a pathway to unlocking accelerated social and economic growth for our diverse ASEAN community.

Conor has held several leadership positions during his time at AWS. He previously served as the APAC Head of Business Development, where he led the incubation of new AWS Services and Industry capabilities in the Asia Pacific region, while actively championing the rapidly evolving needs our APAC customers. He also previously led the AWS India business, where he focused on enabling and growing the local customer and partner community following the launch of the first AWS India region.

Phu, Nguyen Thi Trong

Phu, Nguyen Thi Trong
Chief Executive Officer, SmartPay
Phu Nguyen is the CEO of SmartNet, a fintech company which provide universal payment platform of Vietnam. Founded in 2019, SmartNet has served more than 700,000 merchants and key accounts across Vietnam. Differing themselves from other service & e-wallet provider, their mission is to empower and enrich the lives of micro and small & medium enterprises. Going forward, SmartNet aims to create a sustainable ecosystem servicing payments and providing financial inclusion for more than 2 million of mSME merchants in Vietnam.

Prior to joining SmartNet, Phu Nguyen experienced in various positions in financial industry. She worked as Operation Manager in BankInvest Funding (now known as PENM Partners), and later Deputy CEO (AAA Insurance) and National Director (Marsh Vietnam). Her work is centered on partnership expansion, and sales network management. Being inspired of how finance can be transformed from technology innovation, she decides to shift her focus to fintech area. She persists in all efforts to bring more values to Vietnamese mSME merchants, and that is how she and SmartNet find things in common.

 Jens Lottner

Dr. Jens Lottner
Chief Executive Officer, TechcombankDr. Jen Lottner was appointed Chief Executive Officier of Techcombank in 2020. Before joining Techcombank, Dr. Lottner was Senior Executive Vice President at Siam Commercial Bank for 5 years. During his tenure, he held roles as Chief Strategy Officer, Chief Transformation Officer and Chief Data Officer, designing and orchestrating the bank's digital transformation program towards more customer centricity. His last role at Siam Commercial Bank was Chief Financial Officier.

Kalidas Ghose

Kalidas Ghose
Chief Executive Officer, VPBank SMBC Finance Company Limited
Mr. Kalidas Ghose is the Chief Executive Officer of VP Bank SMBC Finance Company Limited which operates under the brand name of FE Credit and is the largest consumer finance company in Vietnam, the fastest growing in South-East Asia currently in the process of transforming into a digital bank.

Kalidas is a Retail Banking and Consumer Finance veteran with more than 30 years of experience in leading the build out of successful businesses in global institutions across various emerging markets in India. He joined VP Bank as the CEO of the Consumer Finance Division in April 2011 soon after the business was launched earlier that year and concurrently held the position of the Head of Retail Banking Division till May 2015. Since the inception of the consumer finance business as a unit in VP Bank, Kalidas has led the journey to build one of the most successful consumer-facing financial services franchise in the whole of South East Asia.

Uy Tran

Uy Tran
Co-Founder, COO & General Director, Katalon Co. Ltd
Uy has been with Katalon from the beginning of six members since 2015 and has gone through all functions of its growth journey. Now, as a COO & General Director, he is responsible for the entire Katalon operation. With his 12 years of experience in the SaaS industry and diverse skill set, he has successfully set a solid foundation for Katalon's development and fueled the company’s continued growth in recruiting top-notch employees, optimizing business activities, and expanding internationally. Besides, he is also an Endeavor entrepreneur.

Tran Nhat Minh

Alice Phuong Anh Ha
Co-founder and Chief Revenue Officer, OpenCommerce Group
Ha Phuong Anh is a young accomplished business executive, currently serving as the Chief Revenue Officer of OpenCommerce, a leading cross-border eCommerce enabler. With over 10 years of experience in developing technology startup, Ha Phuong Anh has established herself as a dynamic leader with a proven track record of driving business growth and operational excellence.

Ha Phuong Anh is responsible for overseeing the company's global sales and marketing operations. She is a strategic thinker who is adept at identifying market trends and developing innovative solutions that meet customer needs. Her leadership has been instrumental in driving OpenCommerce's revenue growth and expanding the company's market reach.

Tran Nhat Minh

Tran Nhat Minh
Deputy CEO & CIO, Vietnam International Bank (VIB)
Mr. Tran Nhat Minh is an experienced Digital banking and Information Technology leader with 20+ year track record in developing and executing Digital and Information Technology strategies. Proven ability and skills to define and manage Digital business model, Digital strategic framework, IT architecture and Data Analysis. As VIB’s current Deputy CEO and Chief Information Officer, Mr. Minh oversees both Digital banking and Information Technology implementation and strategy deliveries. He has delivered a number of high profile initiatives for the bank making VIB one of the most innovative and customer centric banks in Vietnam. Mr. Minh holds a PhD degree in Telecommunication sciences and is also an MBA.

Eric Yeo

Eric Yeo
Country Manager, Vietnam, AWS
Eric Yeo joined Amazon Web Services at the start of 2019, to lead AWS’ business and operations in Vietnam. A Singaporean by birth, Eric is a globetrotter and global citizen, having worked and lived in various parts of the world including Vietnam, Singapore, Thailand and Australia. He has a strong interest in understanding and respecting cultural differences across Asia and the world, and examines the way it affects our way of living and conducting business from city to city.

Currently the Country General Manager of Amazon Web Services Vietnam, Eric is a customer-obsessed and employee-obsessed leader who is passionate about hiring and developing the best talent in Vietnam and the region. He and his team of hands-on builders are eager to shape the tech landscape of the country, to support our customers, partners and cloud users as they build and grow a local, regional and global business.

Alexandre Macaire

Alexandre Macaire
Group Chief Financial Officer, Techcombank

Manoranjan Sahu

Manoranjan Sahu
Chief Information Officer, Übank (Digital Banking arm for VPBank)


All attendees must be registered to take part in the event. A confirmation email will be sent to confirm your seat. Entry to the event is subject to venue capacity and organizer’s discretion. As in years past, AWS event attendees will be asked to provide a government-issued ID at registration in order to receive your badge. The name on your registration must match the name on your ID card. Walk-in registrations are not advised.

Morning Plenary and selected breakout track sessions will be delivered in Vietnamese and English with live translations (English/Vietnamese). All other tracks will be delivered in Vietnamese.

No, you may select the session(s) that is most relevant to you. This event is designed mainly for leaders/decision makers, IT professionals, builders and devleopers who are looking to accelerate their cloud journey to drive greater efficiencies, reduce costs, and uncover new opportunities. Whether you are new to the cloud or experienced user, you can learn something new at this event.

Yes, you can move from one track to another, subject to availability in the track rooms. By indicating the tracks you would like to attend when you register for the event will help uswith capacity planning. Your selection of sessions at registration is not guaranteed and based on first-come-first-serve-basis.

AWS Cloud Day Vietnam is a free event. All attendees must receive a confirmation email in order to attend. Entry to the event is subject to venue capacity and organizer’s discretion. Walk-in registrations are not advised.

Please bring along a laptop to participate in this activity. Access to temporary AWS accounts and wi-fi connectivity will be provided for you on the day: No existing account required. You can participate in this activity at any time during the event.

Yes. We will follow all local and venue guidelines for service.

Yes, you can inform security guard that you are attending AWS Cloud Day Vietnam. Subject to parking capacity.

Event Details

Date: Thursday, 6 April 2023
Time: 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM VNT
Venue: JW Marriott Hotel Hanoi
No 8 Do Duc Duc Road, Me Tri, Tu Liem, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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The event has concluded.