Past Events — 2024

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HKCS iLEAP Cohort 4 Graduation Ceremony
Date: 6 June 2024
Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm
HKCS Annual General Meeting 2024
Date: 22 May 2024
Time: 6:30pm – 8:00pm
HKCS iLEAP Research Presentation: Startup Pitch with Angel Fund - The Pet-conomy is coming
Date: 03 May 2024
Time: 6:00pm – 8:30pm
HKCS X HKIB Seminar: AI for Banking Industry
Date: 30 April 2024
Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm

Moderator:
- Mr Peter Koo, Convenor of FinTech Specialist Gorup, Hong Kong Computer Society

Panelists :
- Ms Charlotte Wong, Managing Director, Chief Information Officer Hong Kong, The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
- Mr Forrest Chai, Chief Information Officer, Hang Seng Bank Limited
- Mr Kenny Au, Acting Head of Operations Division, The Bank of East Asia, Limited
- Mr Maverick Tam, Chief Operations Officer, Hong Kong Interbank Clearing Limited
HKCS Executive Luncheon Series: Overcoming IT complexity through AI-driven analytics and automation strategies in 2024 (By Invitation Only)
Date: 23 April 2024
Time: 12:30pm – 2:00pm

Speaker:
- Mr Harris Wong, General Manager & Regional Director, Greater China Region, Dynatrace

Facilitator:
- Mr Dave Chen, Vice President of Cutting-edge Technologies, Hong Kong Computer Society
HKCS Artificial Intelligence Specialist Group Annual Forum 2024: AI Model Operations at Scale
Date: 19 April 2024
Time: 2:00pm – 5:30pm

Speakers:
- Mr Alex Wong, Executive Committee of Artificial Intelligence Specialist Group, Hong Kong Computer Society and Assistant General Manager - Strategy and Digital Operation, The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited
- Dr Ying Kit Wong, Senior AI Engineer, IBM Client Engineering watsonx APAC
- Mr Matthew Chung, Lead Software Governance & Integration Manager, MTR Corporation Limited
- Mr Jade Lee, General Manager, Business Analytics and Technology Application, Chow Tai Fook

Facilitator:
- Dr Albert Wong, Vice President of Extensive Member Services, Hong Kong Computer Society and Partner, Public Sector Consulting, PricewaterhouseCoopers Hong Kong

Panelists:
- Dr Henry Dai, Department of Computer Science, Hong Kong Baptist University
- Mr Edwin Hui, Head of Data & Analytics Office, Hang Seng Bank
- Mr Jade Lee, General Manager, Business Analytics and Technology Application, Chow Tai Fook
- Mr Anthony Ng, GenAI Specialist
HKCS Executive Luncheon Series: The Infrastructure to Power, Support and Secure AI (By Invitation Only)
Date: 18 April 2024
Time: 12:30pm – 2:00pm

Speakers:
- Mr Philip Wong, Chief Architect, Cisco Systems (HK) Ltd
- Mr Eagle Leung, Assistant Vice President - Network Infrastructure Solutions, Macroview Telecom, a HGC group company

Facilitator:
- Mr Harry Chan, Member of iLEAP, Hong Kong Computer Society
HKCS Executive Luncheon Series: Ready To Outsmart Cyber Threats With AI & Automation? (By Invitation Only)
Date: 27 March 2024
Time: 12:30pm – 2:00pm

Speakers:
- Mr Benjamin Phoeng, Security Product Sales Manager, IBM Greater China Group
- Ms Kat Lau, Sales Director, Cyberforce Limited

Facilitator:
- Mr Jacky Tsui, Member of iLEAP, Hong Kong Computer Society
HKCS Executive Luncheon Series: Keeping Business Productivity with Secure and Scalable VDI Solutions (By Invitation Only)
Date: 22 March 2024
Time: 12:30pm – 2:00pm

Speaker:
- Mr Andy Lai, Product Director, H3C Hong Kong and Macau

Facilitator:
- Mr Dave Chen, Vice President of Cutting-edge Technologies, Hong Kong Computer Society
HKCS X RTIA Retail Practical Sharing & Exchange Series
Leveraging Technology and Innovation in the Retail Industry: Navigating the Adversities of the Hong Kong and Mainland China Business Environment

Date: 21 March 2024
Time: 3pm – 5:30pm

Speakers:
- Mr Andy Wong, Director of Interindustry Collaboration of Hong Kong Computer Society and Group Global Chief Information Officer of LSH Auto International Limited
- Mr Vincent So, Chairman of the Hong Kong Retail Technology Industry Association

Moderator:
- Mr Kent Lam, Executive Committee of Retail Industry Group of Hong Kong Computer Society and CTO of Decathlon Hong Kong

Panelists:
- Mr Nils Pihl, CEO & Founder of Auki Labs
- Mr Sheldon Li, Co-founder and CEO of Buyandship
HKCS iLEAP Research Presentation Briefing
Date: 14 March 2024
Time: 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Speaker: Ms Emily Chow, Deputy Chief Executive, OneDegree
HKCS Executive Luncheon Series: Streamline Multicloud Networking on a global platform, with on-demand digital services and partner ecosystems (By Invitation Only)
Date: 14 March 2024
Time: 12:30pm – 2:00pm

Speaker:
- Mr Anthony Ho, Regional Director, Product & Solution Marketing, Equinix APAC

Facilitator
- Ms Jessica Pan, Member of iLEAP, Hong Kong Computer Society
HKCS Members Gathering & Mentorship Program Graduation
Date: 12 March 2024
Time: 7:00pm – 8:30pm

Speaker:
- Mr Dave Chen, Vice President of Cutting-edge Technologies, Hong Kong Computer Society
HKCS iLEAP Macau & Zhuhai Tour 2024 (8 – 9 March 2024)
Joint Spring ICT Spring Dinner 2024

Date: 7 March 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Co-hosted by:
- Communications Association of Hong Kong
- Hong Kong Computer Society
HKCS Webinar Series: Towards digital autonomous enterprise with AIOps
Date: 28 February 2024
Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm

Speakers:
- Mr Ken Chan, Vice President, Information Technology, Mizuho Securities Asia Ltd
- Mr Wilson Lai, Sales Engineer Director of Greater China, Dynatrace
- Mr Jimmy Tsang, Convenor of Enterprise Architecture Specialist Group, Hong Kong Computer Society

Facilitator:
- Mr Kenneth Wu, Member of iLEAP, Hong Kong Computer Society
iLEAP CIOB Fireside Chat
Date: 19 January 2024

Speakers:
- Mr Aaron Lee, Chief Technology Officer, YF Life Insurance International Ltd
- Ms Charlotte Wong, Chief Information Officer, Hong Kong, HSBC

Facilitator:
- Ms Grace Hui, Executive Committee of iLEAP, Hong Kong Computer Society
HKCS Executive Luncheon Series: Reduce risk efficiently with data-driven vulnerability prioritization (By Invitation Only)
Date: 10 January 2024
Time: 12:30pm – 2:00pm

Speaker:
- Mr Ross Traynor, APJC Sales Lead, Cisco Vulnerability Management

Facilitator:
- Mr Harry Chan, Member of iLEAP, Hong Kong Computer Society