HK Supported Event May



 201605-jobfair_edited.png The HK Tech & Startup Job Fair (28 May)

This Job Fair aims to connect talented job seekers with the best HK-based startups. This event will bring together undergraduates, graduate students, and seasoned professionals to one event, exclusively for Tech Startups..

Date 28 May (Sat)
Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Venue: Metta, California Tower, 30-32 D’Aguilar Street, Hong Kong

For more information about the event, click here. 「從寬頻街霸到創業做Apps」- 五月i-Tea茶聚 (31 May)

主辦: 莫乃光議員辦事處


嘉賓:馮錦強先生- Awesapp Limited 創辦人

學生時期已從事寬頻推銷員,有「寬頻街霸」之稱,三個月勁賺30萬佣金,是公司的TOP SALES。畢業後開發的流動程式iSafe,現已超過1,300萬下載量,長期高居香港、日本及台灣的App Store 排行榜前列位置。2013年中,他創立首家公司Awesapp,專注研發手機遊戲,並於2015中,推出本地call車App — Cetah。

日期: 5月31日 (二)
時間: 下午12:30 – 下午2:30
地點: Delaney’s 薄扶林數碼港商場4樓
名額: 40 位,先到先得
費用: 免費,可額外自行付款點餐
備註: 提供免費小食和飲品

查詢: 3758 2617 / [email protected]

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 event_banner_edited.jpg Build a Secure Cyberspace 2016 – “Protecting Data from Ransomware Attacks” Seminar (31 May)

Ransomware has recently spread across the globe. Media in Hong Kong also reported cases of ransomware attacks. Ransomware is one kind of malware and it is also one means of cyber attacks. Cyber attacks are ever evolving and getting more sophisticated. Protection from cyber attacks cannot solely rely on a single defensive product. If you want to better protect yourself from cyber attacks of these kinds, you should understand more about cause and impact of these attacks and the associated preventive measures.

Date 31 May (Tue)
Time: 2:15pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Conference Hall, 4/F, HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong

For more information about the event, click here.


 Opensource_HKOSC_edited.png HKOSCon 2016 (24-26 Jun)

This Conference aims at connecting global open source technology, which speakers and participants come from overseas and local. At the 4th year, the Conference extends to 3 day conference, and 4 multiple track with community focus on Day 2. Themes of Conference this year are Internet of Things (IoT), Data Science, Cloud Computing and DevOps.

Date 24 – 26 June (Fri-Sun)
Time: 9:30am – 6:00pm
Venue: Cyberport 3, 100 Cyberport Road, Telegraph Bay

For more information about the event, click here.


 cyberportFund_edited.png Cyberport Creative Micro Fund (CCMF) and Cyberport Incubation Programme

Participants will have a chance to have seed fund for prototype development and proof of concept in CCMF or acquire financial assistance with a range of business and professional services for start-ups to accelerate the growth of their businesses in their 24-month project period in Cyberport Incubation Programme.

Application deadline: 1 June (Wed), 5:00pm

For more information about the programme, click here.


 HKUCourse_edited.png HKU Intensive Course –
Global Technology Law and Policy: Advanced Issues in IT Law

This course examines legal and policy issues relating to information technology (IT) from a comparative, global perspective. It covers a wide range of issues involving how national governments regulate the technology of the Internet and how private citizens’ rights relating to the Internet are protected. Issues to be canvassed include privacy and personal data, internet jurisdiction, regulation of internet marketing, issues in electronic transactions, internet governance, domain name business models and disputes, intellectual property challenges for new business models, legal issues raised by cloud computing, as well as net neutrality and telecom regulation.

Dates: 1 – 5, 10-12, Jun, 2016 (8 lectures)

Practitioners may claim up to 15 Law Society CPD points.

Deadline for registration: 31 May (Tue)

For more information about the course, click here.


 event_banner_edited.jpg PISA Security Jam 2016 (21 May)

This 1 day conference aims at gathering security buddies to share their knowledge and information.
In the morning section, experts from different areas of security will talk about the up-to- date security trends and their research and experience. In the afternoon section, each security interested group will provide a closed sharing, discussion or even workshop to the participants.

Date 21 May (Sat)
Time: 9:30am – 12:15pm
Venue: Hong Kong Poly University

For more information about the event, click here.


 1170x180_en_editedbutton.jpg Build a Secure Cyberspace 2016: “Protect Data, Secure Transaction” Mascot Design Contest

The objective of the contest is to raise the awareness of information security, adoption of security best practices to protect corporate data and personal sensitive information, and appeal to the public to be vigilant when using online services or conducting online transaction and thereby avoid falling into the trap of the criminals. The mascot design aims to arouse the public to protect data and information, and the importance to secure transaction.

Category: Open Group / Secondary School Group / Primary School Group

There are a champion, a 1st runner-up, a 2nd runner-up and also merit prizes for each group.

Submission Deadline: 15 Jul (Fri)

For more information about the event, click here.


 poster-SWHK-10_edited.jpg Total Security Hong Kong Conference 2016 (12 May)

This Conference aims to answer this. Bringing today’s leading IT professionals together under the same roof with leading solution providers and analysts, it also aims to the challenge today’s security thinking about information security and be part of its evolution over time.

Date 12 May (Thu)
Time: 9:00am – 5:30pm
Venue: The Mira, Hong Kong

For more information about the event, click here.


  Eday Entrepreneur Day (13-14 May)

An annual anchor event to promote entrepreneurial activities, to facilitate information exchange, and to help start-ups and startups to be to establish potential partnership.

Under the E-day, Fund & Mentor Session will be carried out with deal-sourcing and matchmaking purpose, with pre-scheduled one-on-one meetings between project owners and potential investors/mentors to explore cooperation.

Date 13 – 14 May (Fri & Sat)
Time: (13 May) 10:30am – 6:30pm
(14 May) 10:00am – 6:00pm
Venue: Hall 1D-E, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wanchai, Hong Kong

Please click here for Project Submission.

Please click here for Mentor/Investor Registration.


 hkpf_btn_v3 Cyber Security Summit 2016 (16-18 May)

With expanded capacity and venue, the summit is expected to gather over 600 stakeholders from various private sectors in the cyber security industry, government departments and critical infrastructures in Hong Kong as well as intelligence agencies and law enforcement agencies around the world. This year, the theme of the summit is “Knowing the Cyber Security Landscape and Matching Your Gears to Effectively Address the Challenges of Cyber Threats”.


Day 1 & 2: 16-17 May (Seminars, workshops &  technical demonstrations) | Day 3: 18 May (Presentation & Roundtable)

Time: (Day 1 &2) 9:00am – 5:30pm (Day 3) 8:50am – 5:00pm
Venue: (Day 1, 2 & Roundtable) Hong Kong Science Park, Pak Shek Kok
(Day 3) JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong, One Pacific Place, 88 Queensway

For more information about the event, click here.


 eDM01-en_01_eButton Asia Smartphone Apps Contest 2016

Following up by the success of last year, Asia Smartphone Apps Contest 2016 is organized to to further facilitate the growth of this burgeoning sector in Asia.Objectives include:

  • To recognize the excellence of innovations and efforts in developing best-of-breed smartphone apps
  • To create a platform to expand business opportunities and facilitate collaboration among the smartphone app developers in Asia regions
  • To nurture creative talents in the smartphone apps development industry

Open for Nomination: NOW – 8 Apr 2016

For more information about the event, click here.


 Web icon SocTech (社創科技)

SocTech events create a great platform to foster communications and collaborations amongst our SocTech fellows to exchange their ideas, skill and technology.  All members of the society from any background can engage in the SocTech initiatives, including:

  • Technology sector – which can provide technological expertise to formulate smart and revolutionary solutions that address the most desperate needs in today’s knowledge- and technology-based society;
  • Social service sector – which can spread its wealth of knowledge about today’s most pressing issues to other parts of the society;
  • Business sector – of which ample resources can be capitalized to make good for the society to ultimately support their own growth parallel to that of the wider society in a sustainable manner;
  • Education sector – which should ride on the crest of this inevitable trend of SocTech to better equip future leaders.

For more information about the event, click here.