The Hong Kong Police Force, the Government Computer Emergency Response Team Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre are proud and honor to co-organize the first Cyber Security Professionals Awards in Hong Kong. The event aims to bring together the cyber security experience and the good practices of various prominent sectors in Hong Kong including the Banking & Finance, Transportation, Communications and Public Utilities, dedicated to jointly tackle the cyber threats. This is an unique experience for the cyber security managers and practitioners to showcase their unique capabilities. Their participations in the awards would be a great opportunity to recognize for their excellence in cyber security.
The Cyber Security Professionals Awards event is the first of its kind launched in Hong Kong. This is a leading awards event for cyber security professionals across various sectors. It recognizes individuals in the cyber security field for their excellence, innovation and leadership displayed in different professional areas including:
1) Creating and implementing innovative cyber security policy;
2) Managing the risk of cyber threats;
3) Identifying and responding to cyber incidents; and
4) Communicating cyber security value to other members of the organization.
Through the Cyber Security Professionals Awards, it is our aim to motivate the cyber security personnel to professionalize their capabilities in preventing and detecting technology crimes as well as cyber attacks. Objectives of the awards are:
The Cyber Security Professionals Awards will be an ideal event to gain recognition for the contributions of the personnel in mitigating cyber threat in your organization as well as the cyberspace of Hong Kong. There is no cost to enter the awards.
The nominee of the awards must be a personnel working in an organization in Hong Kong of
the four designated sectors i.e. (i) Banking & Finance, (ii) Transportation, (iii)
Communications and (iv) Public Utilities.
What are we looking for?
From the nominations received, the Judging Panel will eventually select winners of the Gold, Silver, Bronze and Merit Awards respectively for the four designated sectors i.e. Banking & Finance, Transportation, Communications and Public Utilities. Award winners will be announced in November 2016. Their names will be published on the Cyber Security Professionals Awards’ website and they will receive trophy or certificate as prize at the Presentation Ceremony on 6 January 2017.
Judges for the awards were appointed among the organizers and professionals having an expertise in cyber security and professionals in the four designated sectors i.e. Banking & Finance, Transportation, Communications and Public Utilities. Judges have declared any potential conflict of interest before the selection session. The judges for the CSPA 2016 are the following:
|August to October 2016||Nomination Period|
|November 2016||Judging Period|
|November to December 2016||Result Announcement|
|6th January 2017||Award Presentation Ceremony|
|2:30 p.m.||Commencement of Ceremony|
|4:00 p.m.||End of Awards Presentation|
|4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.||Networking Cocktail Reception|
Mr. Kelvin Yeung
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