CLOUDSEC Hong Kong 2018 discusses Freedom to Connect in a fast-changing Hyperconnected World

July 16, 2018 - 05:06
CLOUDSEC Hong Kong 2018 discusses Freedom to Connect in a fast-changing Hyperconnected World

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 16 July2018 - CLOUDSEC, the leading internet security conference in Asia Pacific andEurope, will hold its eighth annual event in Hong Kong on August 14, 2018.


Hosted by TrendMicro (TYO: 4704; TSE:4704), CLOUDSECHong Kong 2018 gathers together renowned experts,industry thought leaders, businesses and organizations from across theglobe to re-evaluate andredefine their understanding of threats, risks and solutions in a rapidlyevolving threat landscape.


With a theme of "The Freedom to Connect", CLOUDSEC Hong Kong 2018 providesan avenue for enterprises and organizations to discuss and collectively addressissues such as the increasingly complex cyber-attacks, new government policies,and the widening cybersecurity skills gap. So that they can implement strategies and solutions that are resilientenough to withstand the fast-changing landscape of a hyperconnected world.


"Over the years, CLOUDSEC has grown to become acredible and innovative platform where the very best of global best-practicespertaining to the latest threats and security strategies come together, alongwith compelling insights and deliberations by experts that keep raising the barof excellence," said Bob Hung, General Manager of Hong Kong & Taiwan, TrendMicro.


"In 2018, the Internet ofThings, cloud computing, and advancements in machine learning, artificialintelligence, and other computing technologies, make it easier for individualsand organizations to imagine a future where everyone and everything is free toconnect with one another: secure, trusted, and uninterrupted. CLOUDSEC aims to educate and generate awareness aboutnew security issues, and prepare attendees to address a wide spectrum of real-worldchallenges and current strategies in internet security."


CLOUDSEC Hong Kong 2018 Event Highlights:


DATE:    August 14, 2018 (Tuesday)

TIME:    8:45 am -- 5:00 pm

VENUE: S221 Hong Kong Convention & ExhibitionCenter, Wanchai


Featured keynote speakers:


  • Steve Anson, Instrutor from SANS Institute will discuss the lateral movement withina victim network
  • William Malik, VP Infrastructure Strategies, Trend Micro, offers insights on thwartingcyberphysical attacks in the IoT era
  • Other speakers includes Legistlative Councillor Charles Mok, Ian Christofis, founding board member of CloudSecurity Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter and high profiles speakers frommajor vendors.


Joining the event are leading vendors includingBitSight, Boardware Zervice, Gelmato, Gigamon, H3C, Micro Focus, Microsoft,Samsung, Singtel, Tenable, VMware and CITIC Telecom CPC.

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Founded in 2011, CLOUDSEC hasestablished itself as a global community for cyber security experts andprofessionals. The CLOUDSEC tagline "Have a Safe Journey" aims to inspiretechnology professionals and users to embark on a continuous learning journey toexplore and learn about industry trends, best practices, and new technologiesto secure the digital infrastructures, and manage the technological risks oftheir organisations in safely supporting their corporate goals. For more information, please visit


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