SINGAPORE: Malaysia’s Minister of Communications and Multimedia, Tan Sri Annuar Musa will be speaking on “Technology Society and the Role of Policy”: on 31st May (today) at the Asia Tech x Singapore (ATxSG) 2022 as a co-panelist at a session featuring communication ministers around the world.
The Ministry in its statement said, in the session Annuar will be elaborating on the need for better connectivity in the digital economy and managing online misinformation.
“The other co-panellists include Minister of Entrepreneurship and Information Technology (Estonia), Andreas Sutt. Minister of Communications and Informatics (Indonesia) Johnny G. Plate and Chief Executive of Digital Regulation Cooperation Forum (UK) Gill Whitehead,” the Ministry said in a statement.
According to Bernama, Annuar will also hold bilateral meetings with the host and Singapore counterpart, Josephine Teo and Brunei Transport and Infocommunications Minister, Datuk Seri Setia Awang Abdul Mutalib Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia Datuk Paduka Awang Mohammad Yusof.
The Ministry’s statement added, with the line-up of more than 50 speakers and 2,000 guests from the government, business and industry, the event will see discussions on wide topics such as quantum computing, metaverse and sustainability for a green digital future.
“The line up of speakers includes Josephine Teo and Singapore’s Minister of Health Ong Ye Kung who will be speaking as a panellist at the session “Rethinking Healthcare within a Digital Landscape,” the statement said.
Meanwhile, Malaysia’s Minister of Health, Khairy Jamaluddin is scheduled to speak at the Summit which is organised by the Singapore’s Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA).
On another development, ATxSG will also host senior executives from the world’s biggest and latest growing t technology companies such as Amazon Web Services, Epic Games, Google, IBM, Microsoft and Ping An Group.- Malaysia World News