hide_agenda:0

 

24 - 25 November, 2015

The Mira, Hong Kong

24 November 2015

Keynote Plenary: Cloud & DevOps: Coping in the Era of Cybersecurity and Rapid Innovation

08:30 preview

Chairman’s Welcome

Preview

Chairman’s Welcome

  • Toa Charm
  • Founder and Chairperson, BI, Big Data SIG
  • Hong Kong Computer Society
08:35 preview

Opening Keynote

Preview

Opening Keynote

  • Ir Allen Yeung
  • Government Chief Information Officer (GCIO)
  • The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

Building Business in the Cloud

09:00 preview

Cloud the Disruptor: IT at the Forefront

Preview

Cloud the Disruptor: IT at the Forefront

  • Understanding how cloud shapes thinking in the modern digital enterprise
  • Cloud as a disruptor: the positives and negatives
  • Exploiting the positives and managing the negatives
  • Hybrid clouds and hybrid cloud networks
  • Using cloud to align the goals of different organisation units AND maintain disruptive thinking
  • Matt Allcoat
  • Head of solution design, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa
  • BT Global Services
09:20 preview

Panel Discussion: Is Peace of Mind Achievable in Cloud?

Preview

Panel Discussion: Is Peace of Mind Achievable in Cloud?

  • Is protecting the integrity of data achievable?
  • Managing security in the era of IoT and Big Data
  • Best practices to protect digital customers in the era of cybersecurity
  • Examining the cybersecurity crime rate in the Asian and global market
  • Why the fear of security breaches hinders the Cloud investment in Asia and how to overcome this?
  • Placing blames: Is a security breach the IT team’s fault or the Solution Provider’s?
  • Anwar McEntee
  • Head of Security for BT North East Asia region
  • BT Global Services
  • Sunny Lee
  • Vice President (Administration)
  • City University of Hong Kong
10:05 preview

Accelerating the Digital Business

Preview

Accelerating the Digital Business

10:25

Networking Break & Speed Networking Session

11:25 preview

Data Centre Interconnect: The emerging next-generation Service Provider backbone

Preview

Data Centre Interconnect: The emerging next-generation Service Provider backbone

Data Centres are evolving from purely hosting and content centers to full-blown Web-Scale Service Provider Points-of-Presence. This presentation explores what we mean by “Web-Scale” and this evolution towards full-service PoPs, and touches on the emerging disruptive technologies that are helping service providers to build next-generation central-offices out of Data Centers.

11:45 preview

Food for Thought Discussion: Innovate or Die –Business Models and Disruptive Technologies

Preview

Food for Thought Discussion: Innovate or Die –Business Models and Disruptive Technologies

  • Transforming your business model by adopting IoT and other disruptive technologies
  • Learning to engage with billions of digital customers through simplified and customised communications
  • The implications of not keeping up with the technology for the business
  • The role of the CIO in making the IT Department the enabler of rapid and disruptive innovation
  • Harsh Panwar
  • Director, Strategic Value Engagements
  • Salesforce
12:25 preview

Migrating to the Cloud – An Aliyun Story

Preview

Migrating to the Cloud – An Aliyun Story

  • Liu Binxing
  • Head of Mainland & HK
  • AliCloud International
12:45 preview

Interactive Polling Session and Discussion

Preview

Interactive Polling Session and Discussion

Join real-time polling sessions on key themes that will stimulate ad-hoc debate and audience participation.

13:05 preview

Extended Networking Lunch with Hosted Lunch Tables

Preview

Extended Networking Lunch with Hosted Lunch Tables

Enterprise Cloud Stream:

Enabling the Digital Enterprise

Enterprise Cloud Stream:

Enabling the Digital Enterprise

Chair: Michael Mudd, Secretary General, Asia, Pacific & Middle East, Open Computing Alliance

Preview

Chair: Michael Mudd, Secretary General, Asia, Pacific & Middle East, Open Computing Alliance

  • Michael Mudd
  • Secretary General, Asia Pacific & Middle East
  • Open Computing Alliance

Your Role in the Digital Transformation

14:05 preview

Guided Brainstorming Session

Preview

Guided Brainstorming Session

Join expert IT professionals in a ‘guided brainstorming’ session. Delegates will join small roundtable groups to discuss each of the given topics. The discussion moderators will then feedback the key discussion points of each discussion at the audience, comparing different views and common concerns.

  • Ensuring security in the enterprise Moderator: Fuller Yu, Head of Technology Risk, AIA Group
  • Selecting a Cloud model that fits your particular needs Moderator: August Chan, Head of IT, Delta Asia
  • Getting ready to move to the Cloud Moderator: Stacy Baird, Chairman of the Data Governance Working Group, Asia Cloud Computing Association
  • Ensuring engagement for your applications Moderator: Ted Suen, Head of IT, MTR
  • Stacy Baird
  • Chairman of the Data Governance Working Group
  • Asia Cloud Computing Association
14:50 preview

Flying a restaurant to the Cloud

Preview

Flying a restaurant to the Cloud

  • Defining and setting business goals when investing in mobility
  • Understanding how users interface with your business and invest in relevant app development
  • Capitalising on the ability to engage with the users through mobility and creating new opportunities
  • Ensuring high security levels through adoption of MDM & MAM tools as well as educating the user
  • Ravel Lai
  • Group IT Director
  • Jardine Restaurant Group
15:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

15:45 preview

Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Disruption in Asia

Preview

Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Disruption in Asia

  • Where is current technology investment going?
  • How are start-ups disrupting your industry and how can you keep up?
  • Working or organising corporate Innovation labs
  • David Chung
  • CTO
  • Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company
16:05 preview

China and the Internet discussion

Preview

China and the Internet discussion

  • Charles Mok
  • Legislative Councillor, Information Technology Functional Constituency
  • Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
  • Raj Singh
  • Regional Director Asia Pacific
  • Internet Society
  • Edmon Chung
  • CEO, DotAsia Organisation/ Vice Chair
  • Internet Society HK Chapter
17:00

Acrobatics & Kung Fu show & Drinks Reception

17:20

2nd Cloud Asia Awards Ceremony

2nd Cloud Asia Awards Ceremony

Back to top