CSA HKM Supports 5th Cloud Forum

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Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter is supporting the 5th Cloud Forum on October 31, 2019.

The Cloud Forum is a must-go event for those who seek solutions to the challenges and the obstacles brought on by their extensive involvement with the cloud. It is the place for vision and education. Better vision leads to more innovative solutions and better education leads to more productive implementation.

The 5th Cloud Forum is a perfect event for the innovative business executives and sharp skilled professionals. Whether you are involved in the digital transformation of your business, the management of a mountain of useful data or the defence of all sorts of cloud threats, you will find something useful at our event.

DATE:                      October 31, 2019 (Thursday)
TIME:                      09:00 – 16:00
VENUD:                   S221, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Center
REGISTRATION:    https://www.cloudforum.hk/

CSA HKM Supports BIM Forum 2019

Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter is supporting the BIM Forum 2019, an event organized by the Institution of Engineering and Technology Hong Kong.

This forum aims to provide a platform for the government officials, university researchers, and major industry professionals to share the views on the government policy, the latest development and the newly developed applications in Building Information and Modelling (BIM) in different aspects.

The theme of this year BIM Forum is “Emerging Disruptive Technologies and Applications”.  Professionals, young engineers and other stakeholders are welcome to join this event.

DATE:                          September 21, 2019 (Saturday)
TIME:                           09:30 – 13:30
VENUD:                       Inno Space, 1/F HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon
REGISTRATION:         http://bimforum2019.hkeco.net/

CSA HKM Supports ISOC HK Security Bootcamp 2019

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ISOC HK is organising the Security Bootcamp 2019 this month and this event is supported by the Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter.  The event comes with hands-on workshops conducted by industry practitioners and CTF challenges for participants to build a foundation and sense of security, as well as to explore further in infrastructure and application.

The program this year covers IoT hacking, malware analysis, steganography, forensic, cryptography, symbolic execution, formal proof and many more.  The event targets undergraduate students this year and has received a vast number of registrations.

DATE:              September 14-15, 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
VENUD:           Common First Year Laboratory (Room CF004), Hong Kong Polytechnic University
LANGUAGE:    Chinese and English
FEE:                 HK$300 (All material inclusive) REGISTRATION: https://www.isoc.hk/news/security-bootcamp-2019/

CSA HKM Supports “Build a Secure Cyberspace 2019” Seminar

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The Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter is a supporting organisation for the Build a Secure Cyberspace 2019 – “We Together! Secure Data!” seminar which is jointly organised by the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer (OGCIO), the Hong Kong Police Force (HKPF) and the Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre (HKCERT).

The seminar aims to introduce the latest trends of cyber security threats, strengthen the capabilities of small and medium enterprises in defending against cyber attacks, and enhance the public’s awareness of adopting security measures proactively to better protect their information assets.  Security experts will share their experience in and insights into addressing the emerging cyber attacks and safeguarding information systems.  Participants will be able to grasp the best practices for protecting personal data so that they can continue to enjoy the convenience of the cyber space.  You are cordially invited to participate in the event.

Details of the event:

DATE:                 20 September 2019 (Friday)
TIME:                 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (registration starts at 9:00 a.m.)
VENUD:             Conference Hall, 4/F, HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong 
AUDIENCE:        AM session: SMEs, Businesses, Management and IT Professional
                            PM session: SMEs, Schools, Students and General Public
REGISTRATION: https://www.cybersecurity.hk/tc/events-2019-09-20-build-a-secure-cyberspace.php

CSA HKM supports Accounting & Finance Show Hong Kong

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Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter is supporting the Accounting & Finance Show Hong Kong, happening on 25-26 September 2019 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Center.

With 100 inspirational speakers to hear from, it is a good place to get inspired and learn about the first steps on bringing your business digital.

Dr Joe Chan, our Vice Chairman – Program and Research, will present on “Applications and Security of Blockchain for the Finance Industry” at the Business in the Cloud Theatre on September 27.

Detail of the event:

Date:  September 25-26, 2019 (Wednesday-Thursday)
Time: 9:00 – 17:00
:  Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Center, Wanchai
Admission Fee:  FREE

CSA HKM Supports CLOUDSEC Hong Kong 2019

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Cloud Security Alliance supports CLOUDSEC, the leading internet security conference in Asia Pacific and Europe, on a regional basis.  The Hong Kong event will be held on August 27, 2019 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Center.

CLOUDSEC Hong Kong 2019 gathers together renowned experts, industry thought leaders, businesses and organizations from across the globe to re-evaluate and redefine their understanding of threats, risks and solutions in a rapidly evolving threat landscape.

With a theme of “Picture This! See. Secure. Go further.”, CLOUDSEC Hong Kong 2019 provides an avenue for enterprises and organizations to discuss and collectively address issues such as the increasingly complex cyber-attacks, shifting IT environments, and the upcoming trends in the computing and threat landscape.

Katie Lewin, Federal Director of Cloud Security Alliance will present as a keynote speaker and Ian Christofis, founding board member of CSA HKM, will host a panel discussion entitlted “Seeing CyberSecurity” during the event.

Date:  August 27, 2019 (Tuesday)
Time: 8:45 – 17:00
Venue:  N201, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Center, Wanchai
Admission Fee:  FREE

CSA HKM Knowledge Sharing Event – May 2019

CSA Knowledge Sharing Event provides an excellent opportunity for cybersecurity professionals to discuss the latest trends and developments in IT and in the process build a close-knitted cybersecurity community in Hong Kong and Macau.

This month we have invited Mr Chuan Wei HOO, Senior Vice President and Chief Cybersecurity Technology Officer of ST Engineering to deliver a talk on “Learn from OT Security to Build Secure IoT Environment in the Cloud”.

DATE: May 23, 2019 (Thursday)
TIME: 6:00 – 7:30 pm
VENUE: Room Z414, Core Z, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon
TOPIC: Learn from OT Security to Build Secure IoT Environment in the Cloud
Internet of Things (IoT) is a hot topic among the IT industry. According to Gartner’s prediction, by 2021, there will be the total of 25 billion IoT endpoint devices connected to our Internet world. Many people consider that security of IoT devices would be introducing more security issues than traditional IT devices. In fact, when IoT and Cloud environment connected together, will there be more security issues. How about merging of OT environment with IT environment as well as emerging IIoT that replace OT devices.
SPEAKER: Chuan Wei HOO, Senior Vice President and Chief Cybersecurity Technology Officer, ST Engineering
Chuan-Wei has been in the IT industry since 1992 with more than 20 years of experience in information security. He provides thought leadership, formulates and implements strategic technology development, manages professional services and cybersecurity operations.

His career includes various IT management roles in the financial and telecommunication sector regionally. He is also an authorised instructor with (ISC)², lectures at Nanyang Technological University, Institute of Systems Science-National University of Singapore and Temasek Polytechnic.

He received his IT degree from University of Southern Queensland and carries the following professional industry certifications: CISSP, CISA, CFE and BCCE.

The talk will be conducted in English.

Please do not miss this opportunity to learn from the expert and connect with your peers.  Participants may claim 1.5 CPE.

REGISTRATION: https://csahke1905.eventbrite.hk

CSA HKM Supports Cloud Expo Asia 2019

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Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter is proud to support the 4th Cloud Expo Asia, Hong Kong and its co-located events on May 22-23 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

The event offer an unmissable opportunity to help you navigate the best route to your digital transformation journey. Over the two days visitors can source for the latest solutions, and learn from other industry experts and end-users from around the world, covering a wide range of topics.

DATE: May 22-23, 2019
TIME: 09:15 – 17:30 (May 22), 09:30 – 17:00 (May 23)
VENUE: Hall 1, New Wing, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Center
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION: https://www.cloudexpoasiahk.com


ISACA Macau Seminar: Blockchain application, security and the future

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Blockchain has been identified as one of the most disruptive technologies. Apart from using as digital currency, it has been widely adopted for other applications in the past years. Some people said the popularity and the effect of Blockchain in business will be similar to the traditional accounting ledger which was a tool to support the boom of business hundreds of years ago.

ISACA Macau Chapter will organise a seminar to highlight the current adoption status both in Macau and Hong Kong and what we should be aware of from security perspective. The trend and the future of Blockchain and how to handle it properly will also be discussed with professionals in the region.

Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter is a joint organiser of the event.

DATE: May 16, 2019 (Thursday)
TIME: 2:15 – 5:30 pm
VENUE: Macau Productivity and Technology Transfer Center, Rua Comandante Mata e Oliveira 32, Edf. Ass. Industrial, 3º Andar, Macau
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION: https://www.isaca.org.mo/news-and-events/121-blockchain-application-security-and-the-future

3 CPE hours will be awarded to the attendees.