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Knowledge Transfer Forum - Cybersecurity and Privacy

University of Waterloo Dean's Public Lecture
Cum
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Knowledge Transfer Forum
on
"Cybersecurity and Privacy"

Date: 14 Mar 2019 (Thu)
Time & Venue:
6:00 - 7:00 pm   Chan Sui Kau & Chan Lam Moon Chun Square
, PolyU campus
7:00 - 9:00 pm   N101-103, PolyU campus
[campus map]

* The Forum will be conducted in English

6:00 – 6:30 p.m.   Registration and Reception
6:30 – 6:45 p.m.

Welcome and introduction of the new Alumni Chapter Executives
Ms Joanne Shoveller
Vice-President, Advancement, University of Waterloo

6:45 – 6:50 p.m. Welcome and introduction of exciting initiatives of PolyU and Faculty of Business
Dr Miranda Lou

Executive Vice President, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
6:50 – 6:55 p.m. Welcoming Address
Mr Raymond Yung
Vice Chairman of Global Advisory Committee of AMTD Group
7:00 – 7:05 p.m. Welcoming Remarks
Prof. Stephen M. Watt
Dean, Faculty of Mathematics, University of Waterloo
7:05 – 7:08 p.m. Welcoming Remarks
Prof. Haitian Lu
Associate Dean (External Relations and Development), Faculty of Business, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
7:08 – 7:11 p.m. Remarks
Mr Marcellus Wong

Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors and Managing Director of AMTD Group
7:11 – 7:15 p.m. Remarks
Prof. Wilson Tong

Director of AMTD FinTech Centre of PolyU Faculty of Business
7:15 – 7:20 p.m. Update on exciting research coming out of the Faculty of Mathematics, University of Waterloo, and the Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute
7:20 – 7:50 p.m. "Secure Computation of the k-th Ranked Element on the Blockchain"
Prof. Florian Kerschbaum
Executive Director, Waterloo Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute
7:50 – 8:25 p.m. Panel Discussion
"A Safety Net for Data in the Age of Machine Learning"


Moderator:
Mr Gabriel Chan
Secretary General of the Hong Kong Blockchain Society
Panelists:
Prof. Florian Kerschbaum
Executive Director, Waterloo Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute
Dr Allen Au
Assistant Professor, Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Mr Jason Lau
Chief Information Security Officer, Crypto.com
HK Regional Leader for International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)
Mr Jack Poon
Professor of Practice, School of Accounting and Finance, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Dr Frederic Lau
CEO of Capital Markets & Advisory of AMTD Group
8:25 – 8:30 p.m. Closing Remarks
Prof. Stephen M. Watt
Dean, Faculty of Mathematics, University of Waterloo
8:30 – 9:00 p.m. Networking

Organizers:
Organizers

Supporting organizations:
Support organizations

Welcome and Introduction
Joanne Shoveller

Ms Joanne Shoveller
Vice-President of Advancement 
University of Waterloo

Miranda Lou

Dr Miranda Lou   [biography]
Executive Vice President
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Raymond Yung

Mr Raymond Yung   [biography]
Vice Chairman of Global Advisory Committee of AMTD Group

Welcoming Remarks
Stephen M. Watt

Prof. Stephen M. Watt   [biography]
Dean
Faculty of Mathematics
University of Waterloo

Haitian Lu

Prof. Haitian Lu   [biography]
Associate Dean (External Relations and Development)
Faculty of Business
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Marcellus Wong

Mr Marcellus Wong   [biography]
Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors and Managing Director of AMTD Group

Wilson Tong

Prof. Wilson Tong   [biography]
Director
AMTD FinTech Centre of PolyU Faculty of Business

"Secure Computation of the k-th Ranked Element on the Blockchain"
Florian Kerschbaum

Prof. Florian Kerschbaum   [biography]
Executive Director
Waterloo Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute

Panel Discussion
"A Safety Net for Data in the Age of Machine Learning"
Gabriel Chan

Moderator:
Mr Gabriel Chan
Secretary General
Hong Kong Blockchain Society

Florian Kerschbaum

Prof. Florian Kerschbaum   [biography]
Executive Director
Waterloo Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute

Allen Au

Dr Allen Au   [biography]
Assistant Professor
Department of Comupting
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Jason Lau

Mr Jason Lau
Chief Information Security Officer, Crypto.com
HK Regional Leader for International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)

Jack Poon

Mr Jack Poon   [biography]
Professor of Practice
School of Accounting and Finance

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Frederic Lau

Dr Frederic Lau  [biography]
CEO of Capital Markets & Advisory of AMTD Group

Closing Remarks
Stephen M. Watt

Prof. Stephen M. Watt   [biography]
Dean
Faculty of Mathematics
University of Waterloo

Enquiries:

Ms Bobo Lai
Tel: (852) 3400 3412
Email: bobo.pm.lai@polyu.edu.hk