ESOMAR TV: Asia Pacific at Home

Step on board to connect with business leaders, get data privacy guidance in real-time plus inspiration on Asian AI

16 April
07:00 CEST / 12:00 Thailand / 13:00 China / 14.00 Japan / 15:00 Australia (NSW)

Join us from the comfort of your home for this virtual event dedicated to our community in the Asia Pacific.

This regional edition will uncover:

  • timely advice from leaders on the practicalities of managing a business in the current climate
  • expert guide on the most important updates in the world of privacy and data protection
  • thought leadership and inspiration from the ESOMAR/MRSI Asia Pacific event, rescheduled to 1-3 November 2020

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Finn Raben [ESOMAR Director General]; Joaquim Bretcha [ESOMAR President]

Finn Raben
ESOMAR Director General
Joaquim Bretcha
ESOMAR President

Business Unusual in The New Normal
Chris Farquhar [Managing Partner, Cimigo | Managing Director, Cido | Chairman of the Marketing Research Society of Hong Kong | ESOMAR Representative for Hong Kong]; Lynn Zhang [Kantar]; Vijay Raj [Unilever]

Timely advice and shared experiences from business leaders in the region on the practicalities of running the company in the current challenging times.

Chris Farquhar
Managing Partner, Cimigo | Managing Director, Cido | Chairman of the Marketing Research Society of Hong Kong | ESOMAR Representative for Hong Kong
Lynn Zhang
Managing Director, Kantar, China
Vijay Raj
Vice President CMI, Research Innovation, Media and Shopper Insights, Unilever, Singapore

Market Research in Times of Crisis
Holly Carter [Confirmit]

There are many questions about the short and long term impact of COVID-19. The good news is Market Researchers are well-positioned to restore businesses' certainty.

During this webinar, Holly Carter, Director of Product Marketing at Confirmit will discuss:

  • Pros and cons of conducting research now
  • Collecting feedback despite social distancing rules
  • Ways to encourage feedback via unsolicited channels
Holly Carter
Director of Product Marketing, Confirmit, United States

Data Privacy Matters
Bianca Marcu [ESOMAR]; Kim Smouter-Umans [ESOMAR]

Join our expert guides from the ESOMAR Professional Standards team as they lead you through the most significant updates in the world of privacy and data protection, the impact this may have on your business and operations, and what this means for our industry.

Get ready for a bulk of great tips and practical recommendations with specific focus on data privacy in India, China, Japan, Australia and beyond... and don’t miss your chance to ace our QUIZ and win yourself a FREE ticket to the Asia Pacific Conference in November!

Bianca Marcu
Senior Advocacy & Standards Programmes Coordinator, ESOMAR, Netherlands
Kim Smouter-Umans
Head of Public Affairs & Professional Standards, ESOMAR, Netherlands

Online Qual Trending During Convid-19
Chee Meng Liong [GMO Research, Inc.]

Many business settings are recently being moved online due to concerns about the spread of the new coronavirus (COVID-19), and a rapid increase in the need for online resources is expected in the area of face-to-face offline surveys.

Join this session to learn how you can leverage utilizing a comprehensive online insights platform to conduct quantitative/qualitative consumer research towards APAC's largest consumer panelist network in one-stop.

Chee Meng Liong
Director - Asia Pacific, GMO Research, Inc., Singapore

The Artificial Intelligence DRIVE in ASIA PACIFIC
Gigi Leung [Johnson & Johnson Vision]; Minh Nguyen [Google]; Takeshi Oshima [MetLife]; Toshimitsu Sekii [Kantar]; Yohei Takeshita [Twitter]

With the ESOMAR/MRSI Asia Pacific conference rescheduled to 1-3 November, programme committee member Takeshi Oshima from insurance company MetLife talks about what programme features inspire him and invites some of the presenters to join him for a discussion on why Asia Pacific is a hotbed for AI innovation.

Gigi Leung
Global Strategic Insights - Japan Lead, Johnson & Johnson Vision, Japan
Minh Nguyen
Marketing Research Manager, Google, Japan
Takeshi Oshima
Head of Marketing Science, MetLife, Japan
Toshimitsu Sekii
Head of Media & Digital, Kantar, Japan
Yohei Takeshita
Research Manager, Twitter, Japan

FMCG in China and India, 2007 to 2019; China pre- and post-Covid-19; What can we learn?
Richard Herbert [Europanel]

Richard Herbert
Global Business Insight Director, Europanel, United Kingdom

Finn Raben [ESOMAR Director General]

Finn Raben
ESOMAR Director General


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