The Kick off gathers a majority of professionals who own hedge funds, are portfolio managers,
analysts, and professional traders, trading gurus, bestseller authors and many more.

Date : Thursday, 25 October 2018
Time : 08:00 – 13:30
Venue : Conference Room, Bursa Malaysia, 50200 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory
Dress Code : Smart
Ticket price : Included in registration fee for full conference registration

Date : Thursday, 25 October 2018
Time : 15:00 – 17:00
Venue : Room 303, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur.
Dress Code : Smart
Ticket price : For Members Only

Following the IFTA AGM conference delegates and partners may partake of drinks and assorted finger food.
Please indicate your attendance during the registration process so we know catering numbers.

Date : Thursday, 25 October 2018
Time : 19:00 – 22:00
Venue : Element Hotel, Ilham Tower Kuala Lumpur

*Assemble in KLCC lobby at 18:00. 3 coaches will departs from KLCC lobby at 18:05

Transport : Return coach transfers from ADR
Dress Code : Smart casual
Ticket price : Included in registration fee for full conference registration
Partner ticket : RM180

* Mocktails are served throughout the night
** Other beverages will be on COD

Join friends and colleagues for a buffet dinner in the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s Golden Triangle, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.
The evening includes a delicious stall concept buffet menu with a selection of western, hot dishes, salads and desserts.

Date : Friday, 26 October 2018
Time  : 19:30 – 22:00
Dress Code : Smart casual
Ticket price : Included in registration fee for full conference registration
Partner ticket : USD 242

D’ Saji KL Titiwangsa restaurant is strategically located at the heart of Kuala Lumpur, Titiwangsa Lake.
It has been newly refurbished with state of the art floating restaurant above the Titiwangsa Lake.
Our Gala Dinner serving Malay typical cuisine with Malaysia Cultural Show.
A pair of traditional “kain sarung”to wear and feel welcome to join the cultural dance while enjoying your dinner.

Date : Saturday, 27 October 2018
Time : 19:00 – 23:00
Venue : D’ Saji Restaurant, Jalan Temerloh, Titiwangsa, 53200 Kuala Lumpur.

*Assemble in KLCC lobby at 18:00. 3 coaches will departs from KLCC lobby at 18:05

Transport : Return coach transfers fromADR
Dress Code : Smart casual
Ticket price : Included in registration fee for full conference registration
Partner ticket : USD 242

Date : Monday, 8 October 2018
Time : 10:00 – 12:00
Venue : Room 301, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur.
Dress Code : Smart
Ticket price : By invitations only.

Main Conference

#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Registration 08:00 - 08:45BURSA MALAYSIA
2 Speech by President of IFTA Mohamed El Saiid, CFTe, MFTA 08:45 - 09:00BURSA MALAYSIA
3Speech by CEO of Bursa Malaysia [Datuk Seri Tajuddin Atan]09:00 - 09:15BURSA MALAYSIA
4REVIEW OF THE GLOBAL MARKET OUTLOOK WITH EMPHASIS AND EQUITY AND FX OPTIONS DETERMINED BY FUNDAMENTAL AND TECHNICAL ANALYSISTareck Horchani 09:15 - 09:45BURSA MALAYSIA
5A TECHNICAL INTERMARKET MARKET ANALYSIS & OUTLOOKJamie Coutts, CMT, CFTe 09:45 - 10:15BURSA MALAYSIA
6TEA Break10:15 - 10:30BURSA MALAYSIA
7THE BENEFITS OF LEVERAGING ADVANCED CHARTING AND PUBLISHING TOOLS FOR TRADERS AND INVESTORSTerence Soo 10:30 - 11:00BURSA MALAYSIA
8INTRODUCTION OF RELATIVE ROTATION GRAPHS®Julius De Kempenaer 11:00 - 11:45BURSA MALAYSIA
9Session with London Capital GroupJasper Lawler, CMT 11:45 - 12:15BURSA MALAYSIA
10MAN VS MACHINE [MODERATOR : DATUK DR NAZRI KHAN]Datuk Dr Nazri Khan Adam Khan, MSTA, CFTe , John Bollinger, CFA, CMT , Perry Kaufman 12:15 - 13:15BURSA MALAYSIA
11IFTA AGM MEETING [MEMBERS ONLY]15:00 - 17:00ROOM 303, KLCC
12MOCKTAIL RECEPTION * Assemble in KLCC lobby at 18.00. Three buses will depart to the venue at 18.05 19:00 - 22:00ELEMENT HOTEL
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1TEA AND COFFEE WILL BE SERVED07:00 - 08:30Conference Hall 3
2Registration08:00 - 08:30Registration Counter
3Opening Speech by PRESIDENT OF IFTAMohamed El Saiid, CFTe, MFTA 08:30 - 08:45Conference Hall 2
4Technical Walk About08:45 - 10:00Conference Hall 2
5TEA BREAK10:00 - 10:15Conference Hall 3
6TECHNOMICS: COMBINING TECHNICAL AND INTERMARKET ANALYSIS WITH ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF HOW FINANCIAL MARKETS WORKMartin J. Pring 10:15 - 11:15PLENARY THEATRE
7How to Develop Systematic Trading Strategies by VCMAAkihiro Niimi, MFTA 11:15 - 11:45PLENARY THEATRE
8How to Define Very Accurate Gold Trend Direction with Mercury Retrograde Cycle and Make 40 Points Profits in 7 Days"Gema Goeyardi, MM,CAT®,CFTe, MFTA, CFI, CFII IGI, CSA, CTA 11:45 - 12:15PLENARY THEATRE
9Profit from Volatile Markets Using CandlesLouise Bedford 12:15 - 12:45PLENARY THEATRE
10LUNCH12:45 - 14:00hall 3
11THE FUTURE OF INVESTMENT STRATEGY: LEVERAGE BLOOMBERG'S QUANT PLATFORM FOR FACTOR ANALYSIS, MOMENTUM SYSTEMS, TECHNICAL SCREENS AND TRADING STRATEGIESJamie Coutts, CMT, CFTe 14:00 - 14:45PLENARY THEATRE
12The rise of technical analysis-based hedge funds. What technical analysts should learn from hedge funds’ behaviour to succeed in the USD4 trillion world of hedge fund. How close are we to a stock market crash? Signs from hedge funds show that the world could be on the brink of the next bear market.Datuk Dr Nazri Khan Adam Khan, MSTA, CFTe 14:45 - 15:30PLENARY THEATRE
13TEA BREAK15:30 - 15:45Hall 3
14Some things that we learned since the introduction of Relative Rotation Graphs®Julius De Kempenaer 15:45 - 16:15PLENARY THEATRE
15PANEL FORUM - TIME CYCLE [MODERATOR : RON WILLIAM]PANEL FORUM - TIME CYCLE [MODERATOR : RON WILLIAM]Christopher Carolan , Connie Brown, MFTA , Dr. Rolf Wetzer, MFTA, CFTe , Robin Griffiths , Ron William, CMT, MSTA 16:15 - 17:15PLENARY THEATRE
16What is the Difference Between the Bitcoin Market and the Financial Markets in Technical Analysis?Hiwon Yoon, PH.D 17:15 - 17:45PLENARY THEATRE
17A tribute to the late Mr Abdul Wahid Jantan (AWJ)Nik Mohd Ihsan Raja Abdullah, MSTA (Distinction), CFTe 17:45 - 18:00Hall 2 & 3
18Welcome Dinner19:30 - 22:00Hall 2 & 3
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1TEA AND COFFEE WILL BE SERVED07:00 - 08:30PLENARY THEATRE
2Registration08:00 - 08:30PLENARY THEATRE
3 Unconventional Cycle AnalysisConnie Brown, MFTA 08:30 - 09:30PLENARY THEATRE
4 Is Volatility Your Friend?Chris Tate 09:30 - 10:00PLENARY THEATRE
5Making Volatility Work for YouPerry Kaufman 10:00 - 11:00PLENARY THEATRE
6TEA BREAK11:00 - 11:15Hall 3
7Quantifying human emotions into charts in times of volatilityNor Akmar Abdullah, MSTA, CFTe 11:15 - 11:30PLENARY THEATRE
8SPECIAL ADDRESS BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF MALAYSIATun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad 11:30 - 12:15PLENARY THEATRE
9SAFE SIGNAL IN BBMAOmar Ali (Oma Ally), BBMA 12:15 - 12:30PLENARY THEATRE
10REVIEW OF THE GLOBAL MARKET OUTLOOK WITH EMPHASIS AND EQUITY AND FX OPTIONS DETERMINED BY FUNDAMENTAL AND TECHNICAL ANALYSISTareck Horchani 12:30 - 13:00PLENARY THEATRE
11Lunch 13:00 - 14:00Hall 3
12Elliott Waves and Asia's Golden AgeMark Galasiewski 14:00 - 15:00PLENARY THEATRE
13APPLICATION OF THE ELLIOTT WAVE ANALYSIS TO THE JAPAN AND ASIAN MARKETSNaohiko Miyata, CFTe 15:00 - 15:30PLENARY THEATRE
14TEA BREAK15:30 - 15:45Hall 3
15UNRAVELLING HIDDEN TREASURES WITH THE HIJRI CALENDAR MARKET CYCLE & SOCIAL BENEFITS IN SHARIAH INVESTING DESPITE MARKET VOLATILITYIzrul Zainal Abidin MSTA, CFTe, MBA 15:45 - 16:00PLENARY THEATRE
16“X-JIKU” ANALYSIS ~ANALYSIS USING ICHIMOKU’S "TIMESPAN PRINCIPLE" AND CYCLE ANALYSISYoshinobu Sakai, MFTA 16:00 - 16:15PLENARY THEATRE
17PANEL FORUM - MARKET OUTLOOK 2019 & HOW INSTITUTIONS DEAL WITH THE RECESSION ENIGMA [MODERATOR: ROLF WETZER]PANEL FORUM - MARKET OUTLOOK 2019 & HOW INSTITUTIONS DEAL WITH THE RECESSION ENIGMA [MODERATOR: ROLF WETZER]Dato’ Wan Kamaruzaman Wan Ahmad , Dr. Rolf Wetzer, MFTA, CFTe , David Keller, CMT , Shahredza Minhat 16:15 - 17:15PLENARY THEATRE
18ASIA PACIFIC SMALL CAP INDEX VIEW AND ANALYSIS FROM EW PERSPECTIVEAzizul Hakimin, CEWA 17:15 - 17:30PLENARY THEATRE
1917:30 - 17:45PLENARY THEATRE
20GALA DINNER * Assemble in KLCC lobby at 18:45. Three buses will depart to the venue at 18:50 19:00 - 23:00D'SAJI RESTAURANT
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1TEA AND COFFEE WILL BE SERVED07:00 - 08:30PLENARY THEATRE
2Registration08:00 - 08:30PLENARY THEATRE
3"Rules beat forecasts"Robin Griffiths 08:30 - 09:00PLENARY THEATRE
4DEBATE: USING STRATEGIC INDICATORS AND CYCLES TO FORECAST GLOBAL FINANCIAL MARKETS MARTIN PRING & ROBIN GRIFFITHS [MODERATOR : RON WILLIAM]Martin J. Pring , Robin Griffiths , Ron William, CMT, MSTA 09:00 - 09:30PLENARY THEATRE
5"Volatility and other First Principles of the Markets"John Bollinger, CFA, CMT 09:30 - 10:30PLENARY THEATRE
6Astronomical influences on collective social mood and financial marketsRon William, CMT, MSTA 10:30 - 10:45PLENARY THEATRE
7Build and implement automated strategies with no knowledge of code or programming.Rostyslav Prus, RBC 10:45 - 11:00PLENARY THEATRE
8TEA BREAK11:00 - 11:15Hall 3
9Trevor Neil's new TNAS4 trading system explainedTrevor Neil, MSTA MCSI 11:15 - 12:00PLENARY THEATRE
10Options: Taking advantage of Time and VolatilityPaul Mclaren, CMT, MSTA, CFTe 12:00 - 12:30PLENARY THEATRE
11THE VIX INDEX STRATEGIESJasper Lawler, CMT 12:30 - 13:00PLENARY THEATRE
12LUNCH13:00 - 14:00hall 3
13Evolution and Stability of MarketsAndrea Unger 14:00 - 15:00PLENARY THEATRE
14The 2017 Bitcoin Mania as a Calendar PhenomenonChristopher Carolan 15:00 - 15:30PLENARY THEATRE
15TEA BREAK15:30 - 15:45hall 3
16From Patterns to Profits: How to Create a Systematic Trading Strategy That Works in Live TradingDavid Pieper 15:45 - 16:00PLENARY THEATRE
17"BOLLINGER, ICHIMOKU and KELTNER - ChikoBo and KeBoll strategies - Safety in Numbers"Rosario Zammuto 16:00 - 16:15PLENARY THEATRE
18Trading Algorithm as an Investment Product: An Ideology Shift Ruslan Mikhailov 16:15 - 16:30PLENARY THEATRE
19Chasing SKURT signals Miyoko Nakashima, MBA, MFTA 16:30 - 16:45PLENARY THEATRE
20TWO ADAPTIVE INDICATORS TO FACE MARKET VOLATILITYEnrico Malverti 16:45 - 17:00PLENARY THEATRE
21Speech by IFTA 2019 host association17:00 - 17:15PLENARY THEATRE
22CLOSING CEREMONY17:15 - 17:30PLENARY THEATRE

CSR & Parallel Session

#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1REGISTRATION14:00PM – 14:30PMHall 2
2BASIC INVESTMENT KNOWLEDGE with Connie Lim14:30PM – 15:10PMHall 2
3BASIC TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE IN INVESTMENT with MOHAMAD ALI FUDIN15:10PM – 15:50PMHall 2
4CAREER OPPORTUNITY IN CAPITAL MARKET with SYED HIDAYAT15:50PM – 16:30PMHall 2
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Registration08:30am – 09:00amHall 2
2Automated Trading strategy – Hasnizam 09:00am – 09:45amHall 2
3Session with Bloomberg: The Evolution of Technical Trading Tools with Ernie Popke 09:45am – 10:45amHall 2
4Session with Saxo Capital Market10:45am – 11:30amHall 2
5Break11:30am – 11:45amHall 2
6Session with London Capital Group11:45am – 12:30pmHall 2
7Session with FIA with Nazirul Naim Rushdan 12:30pm – 13:00pmHall 2
8Lunch Break13:00pm – 14:00PMHall 2
9Market Outlook with Tn Nazarry Rosli14:00pm – 14:45pmHall 2
10Session with Vega Hermana Capital 14:45pm – 15:45pmHall 2
11Break15:45pm – 16:00pmHall 2
12Session with RBC16:00pm – 16:15pmHall 2
13Trader Forum - Short Term Strategy & Stock Pick with Ridzuan Ibrahim * Mohd Fakhrul Asyraq * Noorhasnizam Hassan * Dzulhilman Sulaiman16:15pm – 16:30pmHall 2