Information Security Management
Speakers and Panelists

Ir Daniel Lai, BBS, JP

  • Professor of Practice (Computing), PolyU
  • Former Government Chief Information Officer, HKSAR Government

Ir Lai is a seasoned Information Technology professional with over 40 years’ experience in Hong Kong, mainland and Australia. He has also served on many boards, including as Past President of Hong Kong Computer Society and is a Fellow of Hong Kong Institution of Engineers. Ir Lai was the Government Chief Information Officer of Hong Kong SAR Government from Jan 2012 to Jan 2015. Prior to joining the Government, he was the Head of Information Technology at MTR Corporation Ltd. and held senior IT managerial positions with The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) and played a key role in HKJC’s computerisation journey.

 

Dr. Ir. Paul Liu

  • Director, Mobiapp Plus Limited
  • Director, Ritzy Research Institute Limited
  • School Manager, Liu Po Shan Memorial College

Dr. Liu had been manager of Chong Hing Bank Limited from 1999 to 2014. He had also been director of Chong Hing Information Technology Limited and director of Net Alliance (HK) Limited. He has been serving as members of various cloud computing committees. Dr. Liu is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, fellow of Hong Kong Institution of Engineers and member of Hong Kong Computer Society. Dr. Liu specialises in information security, banking and finance applications, workflow systems, IT management development, investment project and project valuation.

 

Mr. Ronald Pong

  • Chief Executive Officer, Nexusguard Consulting Limited

Mr. Ronald Pong is the CEO at Nexusguard Consulting Limited, where he combines over 18 years of experience in Information Security Management, Computer Forensics, and Compliance Audit to guide businesses on following best practices in security. In addition to consulting with numerous corporations, from international banks, finance institutions and manufacturing companies to government and law enforcement bodies, Mr. Pong is a thought leader in information security and has helped transform the security industry in Hong Kong and throughout Asia Pacific. Mr. Pong holds multiple international qualifications, such as PCI QSA, PA-QSA, etc.

 

Mr. Wilson Wong

  • General Manager (IT Industry Development), Hong Kong Productivity Council

Mr. Wong is the General Manager of IT Industry Development Division of Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC). He oversees Hong Kong IT Industry Support, IT Management Consulting, Security, New Media Solution, Patents and Trademarks. Wilson, a seasoned IT professional, has over 20 years of sales and management experience in Hong Kong. Before joining HKPC, Mr. Wong was the Managing Director of SAP Hong Kong and held various key management positions in Microsoft Hong Kong.

 

Mr. SC Leung

  • Senior Consultant, HKCERT, Hong Kong Productivity Council

Mr. Leung has been in the IT field since 1990, serving in business sectors including multi-national bank, internet solution provider, telecom service providers and professional consultancy outsourcing. He is currently the Senior Consultant of Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team (HKCERT) supervising the security incident response team. He was the Chair of Internet Society Hong Kong 2011-2014 and a frequent speaker on Information Security.

 

Ms. Yvonne Tsui

  • Country Manager, FireEye Hong Kong and Macau

A veteran with 20 years of experience in the information technology sector, Ms. Tsui is responsible for leading and directing the growth, profitability and market share leadership of FireEye in Hong Kong and Macau. Prior to joining FireEye, Ms. Tsui was a sales director in Symantec, through the acquisition of Veritas, managing the enterprise account team in Hong Kong. Ms. Tsui has demonstrated strong leadership skills and expertise in enterprise software management and solutions selling in her 12 years of service in Symantec and Veritas.