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The Annual Symposium on Risk Management 2014
27 June 2014

The 3rd Symposium on Risk Management 2014 was successfully held on 27 June 2014 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Speakers shared their insightful perspectives at the session “Technology Morning” and “Finance Afternoon”. Over 800 senior executives with the background of IT and Finance field joined the event with the positive comments.

Finance Afternoon

Mr. Liu Ming Kang, Former Chairman, The China Banking Regulatory Commission; Former Deputy Governor, People's Bank of China made keynote on The New Information Technology Revolution and its Challenges.
Mr. Tony Wood, Principal, Deloitte shared the insight on Risk and Regulatory Transformation in Financial Services.


  • Ms. Benedicte N. Nolens, Senior Director, Securities and Futures Commission
  • Mr. Henry Cheng, Executive Director (Banking Supervision), Hong Kong Monetary Authority
  • Ms. Ingrid Child, Global Head of Risk Appetite and Regional Head of Risk Strategy (Asia Pacific), HSBC
  • Mr. Philippe Carrel, Author, Handbook of Risk Management; General Manager, Asia Pacific, Calypso Technologies
  • Mr. Vic Tham, Regional Head, Corporate & Transaction Banking Supervision & Controls, COO Office, Bank of America Merrill Lynch


  • Mr. Peter Lam, Principal, Deloitte

Panel discussion on the "Regulatory Reform: From Risk Governance to Risk Culture and Integrated Risk Management".

Mr. Christoph Michel, Chief Risk Officer, Natixis Asia Pacific delivered Priorities and Challenges of Making Risk Decision in Asian and Western Markets.


  • Dr. Alicia Garcia-Herrero, Chief Economist for Emerging Markets, BBVA
  • Mr. Ko Chia, Director, Grace Financial ltd; President, Hong Kong Venture Capital & Private Equity Association
  • Dr. Sun Mingchun, Senior Partner & Chief Economist, China Broad Capital Co., Ltd
  • Mr. Tim Pagett, Practice Leader, Deloitte


  • Prof. Kalok Chan, Acting Dean, HKUST Business School

The Final panel discussion on "Challenges and Risk of Investing in Asian Markets" as ending of The 3rd Symposium on Risk Management.


Technology Morning

Mr. Erik Laykin, Advisory Board Member, KORNERSTONE Institute; Past President, FBI Infragard; Managing Director, Duff & Phelps, LLC shared with us the Current Best Practices for Data Collection and Analysis.
Dr. Meng-chow Kang, Asian Advisory Board Member, (ISC)2; Director and CISO for APJC Region, Cisco System Inc. presented the Issues, Dilemmas, and New Direction in Information Security Practices.


  • Mr. Charles Mok, Legislative Councillor (Information Technology), HKSAR
  • Mr. Henk Ten Bos, CIO, Ageas Insurance Company
  • Mr. Michael Leung, CIO and COO, China Citic Bank International
  • Mr. Micky Lo, Managing Director, Head of Information Rish Management APAC, BNY Mellon
  • Mr. Ted Suen, Head of IT, MTR Corporation


  • Mr. Peter Koo, National Leader, Security, Privacy & Resiliency, Greater China Region, Enterprise Risk Services, Deloitte

A panel discussion on the "Is Information Security Enabling Your Business?" at the morning session.

  Mr. Per Dahlberg, Co-founder, Asia Cloud Computing Association presented The impact of Data Sovereignty on Cloud Computing in Asia  


  • Mr. Anthony Lim, Advisory Board Application Security, (ISC)2
  • Mr. Fuller Yu, Head of IT Security, AIA
  • Mr. James LaSota, Director, Deloitte
  • Mr. Lim Shih Hsien, Head of Information Security, Hong Kong Jockey Club
  • Mr. Sean Lin, Chief Inspector, Hong Kong Police Force


  • Mr. Henry Ng, CISSP Master Trainer, KORNERSTONE Institute

A panel discussion on the "IT Security Governance and Challenges in Asia for the Next 10 Years" at the morning session.

If your organization is interested in supporting the next symposium, please contact Mr. Kenneth Chan at or 2116 3328.