CSA HKM Supports Digital Practice Summit Asia

Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter is elated to be an Association Partner of Digital Practice Summit Asia, part of AF Show Asia series taking place LIVE on June 15!

Digital Practice Summit Asia is the online technology event of the year for accountants in practice. With 20+ LIVE sessions across 2 Channels, it’ll offer the audience the greatest insights to help growing the accounting practice post pandemic in 2022 and beyond.

DATE: June 15, 2022, Wednesday

TIME: From 9:00 am

FORMAT: Online

Get your FREE virtual pass now: https://bit.ly/3MWr9Qf

CSA HKM Supports Hong Kong ICT Award 2022

The Hong Kong ICT Awards aims at recognising and promoting outstanding information and communications technology inventions and applications, thereby encouraging innovation and excellence among Hong Kong’s ICT talent and enterprises in their constant pursuit of creative and better solutions to meet business and social needs.

The Award was established in 2006 with the collaborative efforts of the industry, academia and the Government. Steered by the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer, and organised by Hong Kong ICT industry associations and professional bodies. The Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter is a supporting organisation this year.

There are eight categories under the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2022. There will be one Grand Award in each category, and an “Award of the Year” will be selected from the eight Grand Awards by the Grand Judging Panel. HKCS is officially appointed by OGCIO to be the Leading Organiser of the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2022 – Smart Business Award category. The Smart Business Award covers 3 streams, including Solution for Business and Public Sector Enterprise, Solution for SME as well as Emerging Technologies.

For details please visit: https://hkcs.org.hk/ictawards/

CSA HKM Announces 2022/2023 Management Team

Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter announced a new management team for 2022/2023 after their AGM on March 31, 2022.

PositionName
ChairmanClaudius Lam
Deputy Chairman (Hong Kong)Harry Pun
Deputy Chairman (Macau)Terry Cheung
Vice Chairman – Secretarial & TreasurerOtto Lee
Vice Chairman – Membership & External AffairsVince Wan
–      Membership (Events & Activities) DirectorHenry Ng
Vice Chairman – Programs & ResearchSamuel Ng
–      Research DirectorFrank Chow
Vice Chairman – Professional DevelopmentRicci Ieong
–      Education Director (Hong Kong)Kevin Liu

The team will work together to further the development of CSA HKM in the year to come.

Member Discount for HKPC Courses: Securing Public Cloud Deployment / Securing PaaS Cloud Deployment

Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter is the supporting organisation of these two courses organised by  the Hong Kong Productivity Council.  Our member will receive special discount when joining these courses:

Securing Public Cloud Deployment
The unforeseeable pandemic has accelerated digital transformation of many corporations. Some of them will consider migrating their company data from premise servers to cloud services. However, IT practitioners should be aware of the potential risks and security threats of this move. HKPC will soon host the “Securing Public Cloud Deployment” 2-day training course. This intensive course will cover practical knowledge to deploy web applications in typical public cloud environments as well as theories and hands-on cases of cloud-based architecture design and management.

Date: 28-29 June 2022
Time: 09:30-17:00
Venue: HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon
Details: http://u.hkpc.org/public-cloud

Securing PaaS Cloud Deployment 
There are more and more software developers use Serverless PaaS cloud computing to deploy containerised applications these days. If you want to enjoy the convenience of the cloud computing and keep your application safe, you are recommended to join the upcoming “Securing PaaS Cloud Deployment Cloud” course hosted by HKPC. Experts in the field will provide you with practical knowledge of deploying microservices with Dockers and Kubernetes securely in a public cloud environment.

Date: 5-6 July 2022
Time: 09:30-17:30
Venue: HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon
Details: http://u.hkpc.org/paas-cloud

CSA HKM Supports “Building a Cyber Security, Cloud Protection and Privacy Framework” Workshop

Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter is a supporting organisation of the “Building a Cyber Security, Cloud Protection and Privacy Framework” Workshop organised by the Hong Kong Productivity Council.

This workshop will explain in detail the CSF & CCM frameworks and how they can be applied to protect an organisation’s critical assets and cloud usage. Practical examples will be shared to illustrate the best practices and tips of adopting these two frameworks.

Date:                     11 May 2022

Time:                     09:30-17:00

Venue:                 HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon

Details and enrolment: http://u.hkpc.org/cloud-protection.

CSA HKM members will receive special discount on the workshop fee.

CSA HKM Supports 3rd CXO Forum

The Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter is pleased to support the 3rd CXO Forum organised by Kornerstone.

More than a year into the COVID era, there are too many businesses scorched by the impact of business + customer isolation. With the dying down of infection numbers and the advent of vaccines, the business community is ready to be reborn, rising out of the ashes. Can your business be the same?

With multiple themes include “Meeting Growth Challenges in a Digital Age”, “Think like a Technology Company – Innovation and Transformation”, “Reinvent the Organisational Model”, “Data-centric Business Strategies” and “Success in the Customer Experience Economy”, the speakers at the event will bring you all the insights for your success, or survival.

DATE: December 2, 2021 (Thursday)
TIME: 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
FORMAT: Physical event
VENUE: 7/F Cordis, Hong Kong, 555 Shanghai Street, Mongkok
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION: https://www.cxoforum.hk/

CSA HKM Supports HKCERT Webiner: Secure Coding Practices – OWASP Top 10 (2021)

Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau is pleased to support the webiner “Secure Coding Practices – OWASP Top 10 (2021): What’s Changed and Implications to Application Developer”. The webiner is organised by the HKCERT and will be held on November 24, 2021.

The latest OWASP Top 10 2021 version features considerable changes by shifting to emphasise security control areas over individual vulnerabilities for improved risk management. It leads to a recategorisation of several risks and new additions. Examples are the most significant one is now the Broken Access Control, while the long-standing number one risk of “Injection” is downgraded to 3 rd position.

Wanna know more about the changes? Join this webinar NOW and learn from software security specialist from OWASP HK Chapter and security expert!

DATE: November 24, 2021 (Wednesday)
TIME: 3:00 – 4:30 pm
FORMAT: Online Webiner
LANGUAGE: Cantonese with English terminology
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION: https://bit.ly/3H750fV

CSA HKM Supports the Hong Kong International Computer Conference 2021

The Hong Kong International Computer Conference (HKICC) is an annual flagship event organised by the Hong Kong Computer Society (HKCS) since 1978 and is one of the best and most popular ICT conferences in Hong Kong. It brings together ICT professionals and experts, government leaders and business executives from local and abroad to share and discuss the latest trends of ICT innovations and developments in enhancing business opportunities and productivity.

This year the theme of the event is Emerging Technologies Shaping our Future in the Greater Bay Area and the highlighted topics include Sustainability and Smart Living / City: Good for today and tomorrow, Role of Hong Kong in the Great Bay Area, Emerging Technologies: Opportunities and Challenges; as well as Hong Kong as an International Technology and Innovation Centre.

DATE: November 17-18, 2021 (Wednesday and Thursday)
TIME: 9:30am – 5:15pm
FORMAT: Hybrid Conference
PHYSICAL VENUE: Theatre 1 & 2, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai
LANGUAGE: English & Mandarin
DETAILS and REGISTRATION: http://hkicc.hkcs.org.hk/

CSA HKM Supports ICT Conference 2021

The “ICT Conference 2021 – Embracing Digital Futures Under New Normal”, aims to provide a forum for the government officials, university researchers, and major industry professionals to share the views on the government policy, the latest development and applications, as well as the opportunities and threats in the future ICT era.

Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter is pleased to support this event organised by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Hong Kong. Details of the event is as follows:

DATE: October 8, 2021, Friday
TIME: 2:00-5:30 pm
FORMAT: Online Webiner
LANGUAGE: English
FEE: Free of Charge
REGISTRATION: ictconference.hk

CSA HKM Supports Cybersec Infohub Annual Professional Workshop 2021

Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter will support the Cybersec Infohub Annual Professional Workshop 2021 organised by the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer (OGCIO) and the Hong Kong Intenet Registration Corporation Limited on September 17.

Participants will gain insights from attending experts on how cyber security strategy and mindset support business continuity and help create business value in the new norm.

DATE: September 17, 2021, Friday
TIME: 2:30-4:30 pm
FORMAT: Live Broadcast
LANGUAGE: Cantonese
AGENDA:
Presentation 1 – Build Your Own Cyber Security Strategy for Your Business
Presentation 2 – Challenges of Digital Transformation in the Post-epidemic Era
Panel Discussion – The Importance of Cyber Security Mindset in the New Norm

REGISTRATION: https://forms.office.com/r/1NLNRDPh6n