HK Supported Event Apr


Build a Secure Cyberspace 2017 “Smart Home, Safe Living”
1-Page Comic Drawing Contest

This campaign aims at raising public awareness of information security and encourage the adoption of security best practices, with a view to enhancing public concern about the security of Internet devices.

Submission Period: from 3 April 2017 (Mon) to 7 July 2017 (Fri)

For more information about the campaign, click here.


The 9th InfoSecurity Summit 2017 (26 Apr)

Carrying the theme of “Renovating Security for Today’s Problems and Tomorrow’s Opportunities”,this summit will lay out the directions for adapting security strategy in the ever-changing threat landscape while allowing the participants to equip for the future.

Date: 26 Apr(Wed)
Time: 8:40am – 5:45pm
Venue: S421, 4/F, Old Wing (Phase One), HKCEC, Wan Chai.

For more information about the Summit, click here.


Internet Economy Summit (10-12 Apr)

Themed ‘Shaping the Internet Economy for Growth’,this Summit explores directions and strategies for capturing opportunities offered by the Internet in propelling economic development. Renowned speakers and experts at the Summit will discuss future developments of the ever burgeoning Internet economy as well as ways to capitalize the opportunities it brings.

Date: 10-12 Apr(Mon-Wed)
Time: 9:00am – 6:00pm
Venue: HKCEC, Wan Chai

For more information about the Summit, click here.


Regional Policy Survey 2017 by
Internet Society Asia-Pacific Bureau

An international survey aims to gain further insights on your participation in government policymaking for the Internet, as well as your views on policies related to Trust and Data Protection.

– It is important for us to have as wide range of input as possible from multiple sectors in the survey. This will help better capture the sentiments, needs and concerns of Internet users and stakeholder groups in the region.

– The findings of the survey will provide valuable input to our engagement with regional and local policymaking bodies, and ensure that our priorities in the region reflect those of our community.

– The survey report will also be used as input in multiple fora in the region to better inform dialogue and deliberations in and around Internet issues. The results of the survey will be available for free download from our website later in the year.

*Complete the survey before 5 Apr, 23:00 Singapore time (UTC +8) for a chance to join a lucky draw and win a 10” tablet!

Please take a minute to fill in the the survey, click here.


ICT Conference 2017 (13 Apr)

Themed “Smart and Green Living”, this Conference aims to provide a forum for the government officials, university
researchers, and key industry professionals to share on the government policy, the latest development and applications, as well as the opportunities and threats in the future ICT era.

Date: 13 Apr(Thu)
Time: 9:00am – 4:45pm
Venue: 38/F World Trade Centre, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

For more information about the Conference, click here.


Media Pitch Day for Tech Startups (13 Apr)

The event provides a great opportunity for foreign exhibitors and local tech startups to pitch their ideas to 4 media judges for gaining media exposure.

Date: 13 Apr(Thu)
Time: 12:00nn – 1:45pm
Venue: Innovation Hub, Startup Zone, Hall3FG Concourse, 3/F, HKCEC, Wan Chai
Application deadline: 11:59pm, 3 April.

For more information about the event, click here.


Seminar on Build a Secure Cyberspace 2017 “Smart Home, Safe Living” (21 Apr)

At this semianr, information security experts will be invited to share their experiences on the subject. By raising the awareness and understanding of the threats, businesses and individuals can better prepare for the safe and smart living.

Date: 21 Apr(Fri)
Time: 2:30pm – 5:25pm
Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Space Museum, 10 Salisbury Road, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon

For more information about the seminar, click here.