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 honour to co-organise the 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, Communications, Government & Public Bodies, Transportations & Public Utilities and Online Services Providers, 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 unique of its kind launched in Hong Kong since 2016. This is a leading awards event for cyber security professionals across various sectors. It recognises 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 organisation.
Through the Cyber Security Professionals Awards, it is our aim to motivate the cyber security personnel to professionalise 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 organisation as well as the cyberspace of Hong Kong. The nomination fee is free of charge.
The nominee of the awards must be a personnel working in an organisation in Hong Kong
of the five designated sectors i.e. (i) Banking & Finance, (ii) Communications, (iii)
Government & Public Bodies, (iv) Transportations & Public Utilities and (v)
Online Services Providers.
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 five designated sectors i.e. Banking & Finance, Communications, Government & Public Bodies, Transportations & Public Utilities and Online Services Providers. Award winners will be announced in January 2018. 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 26 February 2018.
Judges for the awards will be appointed among the organisers and professionals having an expertise in cyber security and professionals in the five designated sectors i.e. (i) Banking & Finance, (ii) Communications, (iii) Government & Public Bodies, (iv) Transportations & Public Utilities and (v) Online Services Providers.
|October to December 2017||Nomination Period|
|January 2018||Judging Period|
|January 2018||Result Announcement|
|26th February 2018||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|
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