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Asian Securitex Conference


Asian Securitex Conference 2016

Emerging Threats – Expect the Unexpected in Asia
Cyber Security and Critical Infrastructure Security

亞洲安保早著先機 –


In 2015 we are seeing a shift in the global security world as threat actors turn toward digital method to cause harm, it brings out the concern that cyberattack against nearly any country’s critical infrastructure could be imminent and cripple a country’s ability to function. Asian Securitex Conference will come back in time on 5th May, 2016 to discuss the risk, challenges and preventions within cyber security and critical infrastructure security under the frame of “Emerging Threats – Expect the Unexpected in Asia”. This is a unique opportunity to network and share views and experiences with Asia experts and key opinion leaders from the industry and government.


在2015年我們看到利用黑客或科技犯罪來危害世界安全的趨勢愈來愈普遍,以國家關鍵基礎設施為目標的網絡攻擊威脅可謂迫在眉睫,更甚者有可能癱瘓國家網絡及操作。於2016年5月5日舉行的Asian Securitex安防會議將以「亞洲安防危機四伏─網絡安全及基建防衛風險及對策」為題,討論網絡安全及關鍵基礎設施防衛的風險、挑戰及預防對策,與會人士更可藉此難能可貴的機會與亞洲安防業領袖精英及政府專家交流切磋,分享心得。

Date: 5 May 2016


Time: 09:15 – 17:00

N101B, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre


Conference Programme 會議行程


smallClockIcon 09:00 – 09:30     Registration & Networking 登記及交流


smallClockIcon 09:30 – 09:40     Welcome Remarks  歡迎辭

Mr Douglas Renwick
Educational and Certification Representative
ASIS International Hong Kong Chapter


smallClockIcon 09:40 – 10:00     Keynote Speech  主題演講

Mr Daniel Cham ka-hung
Security and Guarding Services Industry Authority

  Session 1 : Cyber Security  網絡安全

smallClockIcon 10:00 – 10:40     Unknown Unknowns – Why Physical Security and Cyber Security need to converge
預知隱憂 – 為何實體保安和網絡安全缺一不可

Mr Paul Jackson  
Managing Director
Stroz Friedberg 

The constant news about data breaches suggests that we need to rethink cyber security. Time and again, the weak point is human behaviour, yet very few organisations have a successful, holistic approach to identifying and preventing internal risks. This presentation will explain the risks through examples, and suggest a framework for a multi-department collaboration towards an enhanced security posture.


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smallClockIcon 10:40 – 10:55     Refreshment and Networking Break 茶歇及交流


smallClockIcon 10:55 – 11:35     Cyber Security & Technology Crime

Mr Sean Lin 
Chief Inspector of Police
Hong Kong Police Force

Most of them are not hackers. Neither do they reside in your city. In today’s Internet of everything’s world, how cyber criminals are riding on the ecosystem to reap you and your company off? Through trend analysis and case studies in cyber security and technology crime, you can start identifying your own weakest links, develop your own in-house program, or help our city to defend against these borderless culprits.

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smallClockIcon 11:35 – 12:15     What you need to know about Cyber Security Operation

Mr Kevin Ng 
Security Consultant – Technical and Risk Advisory
Engage (Asia) Ltd 

You must have learnt from your previous incidents that Information Security Experts are important and demanding to your Organisation. Are your fully aware of the Pre- and Post- Incident approach? If your Organisation has been attacked by some Ransomeware or Latest sophisticated Trojan through Spear-phishing one of your Executives, what would be the first thing you do. I am here to explore some real attack cases from an Operational prospective and how Executive Management become critical to protecting Information Security. 

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 smallClockIcon 12:15 – 14:00     Networking Luncheon 交流午宴

  Session 2 : Critical Infrastructure Security  基建安全防衛

smallClockIcon 14:00 – 14:40    Critical Infrastructure Protection

Mr Damian Ryan 
Arup Resilience|Security|Risk EA Leader

A broad focus is needed as we scan the horizon for future threats but this is not always translated into the high levels of protection we might expect for individual facilities.  The current media focus is on cyber security and drone attack but other, more prosaic threats and associated mitigation measures are often neglected. Damian discusses some of the design approaches seen in large scale projects in EA over the last decade, in urban planning, transport and the commercial sector.

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smallClockIcon 14:40 – 15:20     Radicalisation and Lone Wolf Threat

Mr Totti Karpela 
Peace of Mind Ltd 

An overview of recent incidents where radicalisation has happened online and as a result of this process, single cell, or lone-wolf operators have become active. Terrorism, workplace violence, an armed and violent individual or a troubled teenager all share similarities regarding their modus operandi. Of major concern is the possibility of creating highly traumatic incidents. How does one become a ‘lone-wolf’, how does the self-concept and behaviour of the suspect change and what role does mental health play in this process? I will examine the path that leads to violence, discuss the latest methods that professionals can use to evaluate and hopefully neutralise the threat and discuss ways on preventing radicalisation from occurring.

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smallClockIcon 15:20 – 15:35     Refreshment and Networking Break 茶歇及交流


smallClockIcon 15:35 – 16:15      Expect the Unexpected

Mr Peter Messervy 
Director – Group Security
CLP Holdings Ltd

The talk will introduce the audience to the wide spectrum of CLP’s existing portfolio; the range, both expected and novel, of security challenges facing it and will conclude with some remarks on the most effective security mitigation strategies employed with some thoughts on the future.

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smallClockIcon 16:15 – 16:55     Panel Discussion – Appliance of Cyber Security and Critical Infrastructure Security in Asia
專題座談會 – 如何在亞洲實踐網絡安全及基建防衛技術

The importance of critical infrastructure, such as the production and supply of electricity and fuels, water supply, transport infrastructure, telecommunications system and public health services for the national security and for meeting the vital needs of the population, economic and social activities cannot be understated. The panel aims to discuss the involvement of stakeholders, decision-makers and the potential risks associated with cyber crime, cyber terrorism and IP weakness within critical infrastructure systems.

Moderator 主持:


Panelists 嘉賓:

Mr. Michael Tomordy
Managing Director
Engage Asia Ltd.

Mr Sean Lin 
Chief Inspector of Police
Hong Kong Police Force 

Mr Peter Messervy 
Director – Group Security
China Light & Power 

Mr Totti Karpela 
Peace of Mind Ltd 



smallClockIcon 16:55 – 17:00     Closing Remarks  閉幕辭

Mr Gary Bukowicki
Hong Kong Security Association



*The programme is conducted in English and is provisional and subject to change by organisers without prior notice. 

Last update: 29 Feb 2016 


Conference Fee 會議費用

  Members of Organisation of Advisory Panel

Early Bird Rate
(before 1 April)

 HK$800  HK$1,200

Standard Rate

 HK$1,000 HK$1,400

Payment Method 付款方法

    Option 1. By Cheque
  Please mail this form together with your cheque / bank draft to:
Hong Kong Exhibition Services Ltd
Unit 1203, 12/F, Harcourt House
39 Gloucester Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong


    Option 2. By Cash Deposit / Transfer 

Please transfer the required amount to the following Bank Account and send  a copy of the “Pay-In Slip” via mail, email

Name of account: Hong Kong Exhibition Services Ltd
Account No.: 004-111-227211-001
Name of bank: The Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd


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Conference Advisory Panel