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Summit Highlights
Summit Highlights

Carrying the theme of “Preparing for Tomorrow’s New Forms of Attack”, the 11th Annual InfoSecurity Summit 2019, as the industry’s most important annual meeting for Information Security leaders and professionals, will bring together a galaxy of influential and disruptive Cyber Security Experts and thought leaders to share the latest information security trends and emerging technologies to thwart cyber attacks.  Targeting 300+ Information Security Decision Makers & Professionals Across All Industries, this summit will unveil effective approaches to defense and lay out a roadmap for enterprise to prepare for tomorrow’s New Forms of Attack.  We will look at a number of key themes, including:


·         The Emerging Cyber Threats for 2019

·         Zero Trust: Your Knight In Cyber Armor

·         Cloud Computing Cybersecurity: A Silver Bullet for Hacking & Ransomware

·         Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. What is the hype and how can these technologies help you?

·         Securing IoT with a New Paradigm: Advanced Security Acceleration

·         Agile Security and Orchestrated Response

·         Establishing End-to-End Cyber Security Assurance

·         Prepare for New Forms of Attack: Formulating Agile Cyber-security Strategies

·         Insider Threat Intelligence & User Behavior Analytics

·         Keeping Your Organization Safe by Empowering Your Network

·         Focus Security Where It Matters Most

·         Are Mobile Apps the New Battle Fields for Cyber Attacks?

·         Biometric Encryption: Technology for Strong Authentication, Security and Privacy

·         Combining Blockchain & Cybersecurity

·         The Future of Cyber Security from a Hacker’s Perspective


26 April 2019 (Friday)

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC)

08:15 - 09:00
Registration and Showcase Visit
08:30 - 09:15
Executive Breakfast Roundtables (By Invitation Only) 
  Presentation: Cyber Security in the Era of Digital Transformation  
  Speaker: Gaurav Mahendru, Senior Advisory Solutions Consultant – Security and Risk, ServiceNow
09:00 - 09:10
Opening Remarks 
  Jason Pun
  Assistant Government Chief Information Officer
  The Government of HKSAR
09:10 - 09:35
Opening Keynote: Emerging Cyber Threats for 2019

  Sandeep Jadav

  Senior Managing Director, Technology

  FTI Consulting

09:35 - 10:00
Keynote 1: Human Centric Cybersecurity - Mitigates Present and Future Cyber Threats  
  Alvin Rodrigues
  Chief Security Strategist, Asia-Pacific
10:00 - 10:25
Keynote 2: How We Are Moving beyond Pure Protection and Detection Tools to Active Response Capabilities   
  Timothy Snow
  Security Advisor - Security, Asia Pacific 
10:50 - 11:15
Keynote 4: When Machines Fight Machines: Cyber Battles & the New Frontier of Artificial Intelligence
  Cyrus Tang 
  Country Manager, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan
11:15 - 11:30
Networking Coffee Break and Showcase Tour
11:30 - 11:55
Keynote 5: Defending Your Castle : The Need for Cyber Resiliency Planning   
  Gary Gardiner
  Head of Security Engineering
  Check Point APAC
11:55 - 12:50
Panel Discussion One: Prepare for New Forms of Attack: Formulating Agile Cyber-security Strategies
  Panel Chair
  Paul Jackson, Managing Director, APAC Cyber Risk Practice Leader, Kroll, a division of Duff & Phelps 
  Executive Panelists
  David Chan, Chief Information Security Officer, Cyber Security, Hang Seng Bank Limited
  Ricky Woo, Convenor of the Cyber Security Specialist Group, Hong Kong Computer Society
  Fuller Yu, CISO, Hospital Authority
  Dirk Engeler, Head of Information Security - CISO, The Hong Kong Jockey Club
  Dicky Wong, Detective Senior Inspector of Police, Cyber Security and Technology Crime Bureau,
  The Hong Kong Police Force
12:50 - 14:15
Executive Networking Luncheon Roundtables (By Invitation Only) 
  Presentation: Hong Kong Cyberthreat Landscape and Strategy in an “Assume Breach” World with 
                           Intelligent Security
  Harry Pun, Cybersecurity Executive – Greater China, Cybersecurity Solution Group, Microsoft
  Nelson Yuen, Cybersecurity Technology Manager, Microsoft Hong Kong
14:15 - 15:00
Panel Discussion Two: Analytics, Intelligence & Response: Getting Ahead of the Insider Threat in 2019
  Panel Chair
  Chadi Hantouche, Head of Cybersecurity and Digital Trust Asia-Pacific, WAVESTONE 
  Executive Panelists
  Rex Liu, Director - Security Management, Joint Electronic Teller Services Ltd. (JETCO)
  Paul Haswell, Partner, Pinsent Masons
  Shane Read, Chief Information Security Officer, Noble Group 
  Perry Pow, Regional Director, Corporate Information Security APAC, State Street Bank & Trust
  Akina Ho, Head of Digital Transformation & Innovation, The Great Eagle Company, Limited
15:00 - 15:25
Keynote 6: Autonomous Endpoint Protection in Today’s Disruptive Threat Landscape   
  Kelvin Wee 
  APAC Technical Director
15:25 - 15:40
Networking Coffee Break and Showcase Tour
15:40 - 16:05
Keynote 7: China Cybersecurity Law – Implementation Overview and Predictions for 2019 and onwards
  Carolyn Bigg
  Of Counsel
  DLA Piper 
16:05 - 16:30
Closing Keynote: The Future of Cyber Security from a Hacker’s Perspective
  Kok Tin Gan
  Partner, Cyber Security & Privacy  

*This agenda is subject to change without prior notice.

End of Summit
10:25 - 10:50
Keynote 3: Grow Your Business by Gaining Customers' Trust in the Insecure Digital World
  Walter Hui 
  Senior IT Specialist, Security
  IBM Hong Kong

Guest of Honour

Keynote Speakers

Panel Chairs

Executive Panelists

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David Chan

Chief Information Security Officer, 

Cyber Security

Hang Seng Bank Limited

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Ricky Woo

Convenor of the
Cyber Security Specialist Group

Hong Kong Computer Society

Technology Leaders

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Gary Gardiner

Head of Security Engineering

Check Point APAC

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Walter Hui 

Senior IT Specialist, Security

IBM Hong Kong 

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Event Details

Date: 26 April 2019 (Friday) 

Time: 08:15 – 16:30

Venue: S221, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC)

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