2018 Cybersecurity Series Roundtable Workshop : Big Data Analytic


Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) is entrusted to oversee the development and championing Malaysia Digital Economy. To succeed on these fronts, cybersecurity has been identified as one of key enablers for digital economy. Thus, MDEC is hosting this series of CIO/CISO Roundtable discussions focusing on cybersecurity in supporting Malaysia’s digital economy development.



The objective of this CIO/CISO Roundtable series is to understanding the current and ongoing issues and challenges on the Cybersecurity landscape in Malaysia from the ICT practitioners perspectives.

Formulating practical solutions and/or initiatives to mitigate these Cybersecurity risks to be escalated to the relevant Government agencies and ministries (where applicable) for further actions and implementations

The CIO/CISO Roundtable series is an exclusive invitation to selected Chief Information Security Officer, Chief Information Officer, Head of Security or equivalent.




Mr. Pedro Uria-Recio, Head of Axiata Analytics Center, Axiata Group Berhad

Pedro URIA RECIO is a senior analytics and marketing executive, currently leading the analytics transformation at Axiata Group, a regional telecoms & digital conglomerate, with a cross-functional team of 40+. Earlier roles include Axiata Head of Business Transformation and Engagement Manager at McKinsey, focusing on marketing and strategy.
Pedro also worked for McGraw-Hill / Standard & Poor’s in New York and for Orange in Paris. Pedro is thought-leader in digital marketing, artificial intelligence and data analytics. His career has encompassed building, leading and mentoring diverse high-performing teams, developing marketing and analytics strategy, commercial leadership with P&L ownership, leadership of transformational programs and management consulting. Pedro has worked widely across emerging markets, Europe and the USA and has an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Pedro is a high-impact leader and is enthusiastic about coaching people.


Mr. Stan Lee, Chair, PIKOM BigData Special Interest Group

BigData for Everyone

Stan Lee has been in the IT industry for the past 18 years, starting from a humble beginning with Trend Micro Inc (listed in NASDAQ), a global security solution provider with last position held as Country Sales Manager, Malaysia. Stan has presented not less than 400 public speeches in seminars, training, public events and exhibition covering numerous topics ranging from organizational best ICT security practices, data driven business model, Artificial intelligence and big data analytics (BDA).



12.30pmNetworking Lunch
2.00pmWelcome Speech - Ir. Wan Murdani Wan Mohamad, Director, Enabling Ecosystem, MDEC
2.05pmInsights into Implementation of Big Data, Analytics & AI including related Security Risks (User Experience Sharing) – Mr. Pedro Uria-Recio, Head of Axiata Analytics Center, Axiata Group Berhad
2.45pmCurrent Trends in Analytic and AI Technology Deployment (Technology and Knowledge Sharing) – Mr Stan Lee, Chair, PIKOM BigData Special Interest Group
3.15pmBreakout discussions amongst CISO/CIO/CTO on their perspectives on security concerns and potential breaches when (if) deploying these technologies
3.45pmTea Break
4.00pmSummary of Findings
4.15pmQ & A with Mr Pedro Uria-Recio and Mr Stan Lee
4.45pmNext workshop: Industry 4.0
5.00pmEvent adjourn



MDEC in collaboration with LE Global Services Sdn Bhd (LGMS), rolled out a 12-months
Cybersecurity Development Program, leveraging on AsiaCyberX platform. More to come:
Cybersecurity Conferences, Hackathons, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
roundtables and Industry Collaboration Workshops.


Asia Cybersecurity Exchange
A-11-01, Empire Office Tower,
Jalan SS 16/1,
47500 Subang Jaya,
Selangor, Malaysia