STACK 2018 (2-3 October 2018)

STACK is the Government Technology Agency’s (GovTech) first-ever developer conference for developers, programmers and technologists from the public and private sectors.

Held at Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre from 2-3 October 2018, STACK is a platform for innovators and tech geeks to learn about, share knowledge and try out some of the latest digital products and innovations that the Singapore Government is working on.

Top technologists from the private and public sectors spoke at STACK 2018. They included: Gregor Hohpe (Google Cloud), Steven Murawski (Microsoft), Richard Socher (Salesforce), Danny Burkes (Pivotal), Olivier Klein (Amazon Web Services), Kief Morris (ThoughtWorks), Chang Sau Sheong (SP Group) among others. GovTech also held talks and technical workshops where participants gleaned an insight into the Government’s tech platforms and products, as well as the key technologies that the public sector is banking on.

8:00am Registration/Breakfast
9:45am Guests to be seated
10:00am Welcome Address–Lee Hsien Loong (Prime Minister, Singapore)
10:10am Introduction–Chan Cheow Hoe (Government CIO, Singapore)“Technology with a purpose”
10:30am Keynote–Gregor Hohpe (Technical Director, Office of the CTO, Google Cloud)“Cloud:Standing on the shoulders of giants”
10:50am Keynote–Steven Murawski (Cloud Developer Advocate, Microsoft)“Using the cloud to diminish limitations”
11:20am Panel Discussion–“Building Apps for Tomorrow: The Future with ABCD (AI, Blockchain, Cloud & Data)”
Parimal Aswani (Director, Government Digital Service, GovTech)[Host]
Kief Morris (Head of Cloud Transformative Practice, ThoughtWorks)
Annabelle Kwok (Founder, NeuralBay)Chang Sau Sheong (MD, SP Digital, SP Group)
Hunter Nield (Co-founder and CTO, Acaleph/Smart Nation Fellow alumni)
12:05pm Lunch
Room Summit 1 Summit 2 Rm 330 Rm 324 Rm 325 Rm 326
1:30pm Becoming a Cloud-Native Smart NationHosting Applications in the GovernmentAutomating the Alpha and the Omega of Your Infrastructure Re-imagining Customer Journeys through National Digital Identity So you think you know UX? Token Based Stateless Authentication Effective Containerisation from Development to Production Advanced Web Hacking for Developers
2:30pm – Singapore’s Open Data Platform From the Iron Age to the Cloud Age Government Private Cloud 101
3:30pm Stalking Your Applications and Knowing What They’re Up To

Cyber Analytics for Proactive Detection

WOGAA – Understanding our Citizens Digital Experiences

FormSG – Taking an Agile Approach to going Digital

GovText – Text analytics for Public Service

Government Private Cloud (GPC) Success Stories
Qualifying as a Government Vendor MyInfo – Transforming Digital Journey Nectar PaaS Mob Programming SHIP: Secure Hybrid Integrated Pipeline
4:30pm Machine Learning in Analytics Platform Government Commercial Cloud 101 FaaS: Function-as-a-Service
5:30 – 8:30pm Evening Tech networking (co-organised by Agile SG and Data Science Group)
8:30am Registration / Breakfast
9:45am Guests to be seated
10:00am In Conversation with Dr Janil Puthucheary (Senior Minister of State for Communications and Information)Moderator: PeterHo, CEO, HOPE Technik
10:20am Keynote–Richard Socher,Chief scientist, Salesforce“Software as a service”
10:40am Keynote– Danny Burkes (Senior Director, Asia Pac & Japan, Pivotal)“From monoliths to micro-services”
11:00am Keynote– Olivier Klein (Head of Emerging Tech, AWS)“Future trends in application development”
11:20am Keynote– Chang Sau Sheong (Managing Director, SP Digital, SingPower)
11:40am Panel Discussion“Tech Culture & Innovation”Steven Koh (Deputy Director, Agile Consulting and Engineering, GovTech) [Host]Cornelia Davis (Director of Technology, Pivotal)Patrick Teo (Chief Product Officer & EVP Engineering, Redmart)Magda Chelly (CISO, Responsible Cyber)
12:25pm Lunch
Room Summit 1 Summit 2 Rm 330 Rm 324 Rm 325 Rm 326
2:00pm Red Teaming the Culture

Nothing to talk about on Retrospective, huh?

3D Information Model and Related applications

Distributed Ledger Technology for Open Certification

Framing Design Solutions: HDB Resale Portal as a Case Study

The New Kind of Job Market
Open Source, open mindset … open what? Tech Stacking up the Smart Nation Sensor Platform HATS off to BDD APEX 101 Customer Journey made simple with MyInfo APIs
3:00pm Incident Management, Monitoring and SRE

MOL’s Journey In Creating A Citizen Centric Product

Digital Service Standards
Dealing with Software Maintainability Through Refactoring Internet footprinting – Uncovering treasures on the Internet with OSINT techniques
4:00pm Security Testing in Agile Projects

Exploring IOT Message Queues & Protocols

Open-Sourcing at the Data Science Division

Behavioural Science and User Experience

Coming onboard the Content Website Platform

Legacy Code Economics
DevOps : Who Does What? DevOps Culture and Practices in High Regulated Government Environment Data Communication for a Controlled Sensors & IOT System Get Hands On with NDI Sandbox! Remove Developer Secrets or Remove Shameful Develo
5:00pm – Prototype to Production Think (Break) Out of the Box
End of Conference

*Programme is subject to change.


Registration Fees: $350 (Normal Fees) , $250 (Early Bird Promotion)

Event Details
Date: 2-3 October 2018
Venue: Suntec Convention Hall
1 Raffles Boulevard, Suntec City, Level 3, Singapore 039593
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Click here to see the programme.