Other Events of Interest

Cyber Security Summit 2016

Date: 16-18 May 2016
Venue: Day 1 & Day 2 - Hong Kong Science Park
Day 3 - JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong
Language: English
Fee: Standard Fee - HK$ 3,300 for Day 1 & 2 / HK$ 3,500 for Day 3 
Early Bird Fee* - HK$ 2,500 for Day 1 & 2 / HK$ 2500 for Day 3
*Register and pay before 24 March 2016
CPD/CPT: HKIB CPD / SFC CPT: 7 hours (For Day 3 only)

Following on the successes of the Cyber Security Symposiums held in 2014 and 2015, the Hong Kong Police Force (HKPF) is honoured to partner with the Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) to stage this summit, with the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers (HKIB) and the Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) as the co-organizers and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) as the lead supporting organization.

Our mission is to bring insights on the latest issues and trends in cyber security, and food for thoughts on how to mitigate the risk of cyber attack. Experts and industry leaders from law enforcement agencies and public and private sectors around the world will share their best practices in addressing the emerging challenges of cyber security.

This year, the summit will also feature a series of workshops to provide hands-on experience on the technologies and techniques in dealing with investigation and mitigation of cyber attacks.

Register online: Here
Enquiries: (852) 8203 6091 / barbara.law@plus-concepts.com


Belt and Road Summit 2016

Date: 18 May 2016 (Wednesday)
Time: 8:30am - 6:30pm
Venue: Hall 5F&G, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Fee: Standard fee is HK$ 1,600 (30% discount of registration fee for HKSI Institute members on or before 25 February 2016, please use the promotional code “BNRCOMPHKSI”)

Jointly organised by the government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, the summit aims to highlight Hong Kong's unique roles and strengths in supporting the implementation of the Belt and Road Initiative spearheaded by the Central Government. The Summit will bring together some 1,000 senior government officials, business leaders and industry experts from Hong Kong, the Chinese mainland, ASEAN and major economies along the Belt and Road to exchange views on co-operation, particularly in the areas of finance, logistics and maritime services, professional services, overseas direct investment, infrastructure development and international trade. Through the summit, the orginisers hope to assist Hong Kong-based companies and their counterparts on the mainland and abroad in capitalising on the opportunities arising from the initiative.

Please register here. For details, please contact Ms Ivy Lam at (852) 2584 4498 or ivy.cw.lam@hktdc.org.


HKICS Annual Corporate and Regulatory Update (ACRU) 2016

Date: 20 May 2016 (Friday)
Time: 8:45am - 6:20pm
Venue: Hall 5G, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Fee: Please click here for the pricing info

The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries (HKICS) once again brings you prominent speakers from the regulatory bodies in Hong Kong at its 17th Annual Corporate and Regulatory Update (ACRU).

This annual signature event of HKICS will provide first-hand knowledge of the latest corporate and regulatory developments, and emerging trends from leading regulatory bodies. It aims to gear up company secretaries, governance and compliance professionals as well as directors and senior management the knowledge and insight into the latest regulatory requirements and trends. It also provides the opportunity to network with other governance professionals and share knowledge and experience.

Register now to get your seat at this important and popular governance conference!

For enquiry, please call 2830 6011 or 2830 6070 or email to ecpd@hkics.org.hk.


ACCA Hong Kong Annual Conference 2016

Date: 25 June 2016 (Saturday)
Time: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Venue: Conrad Hong Kong, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong

Entitled “Risks and Opportunities in Today’s Economy”, the annual conference will be the part of ACCA Asia Pacific’s series of conferences which will also take place in Beijing, Guangzhou, Kuala Lumpur, Shanghai and Singapore. It will aim to to analyse how permanent and transitory shocks originating from the rest of the world affect the Hong Kong economy. It will also explore ways for Hong Kong to cope with economic volatilities and to safeguard competitiveness in light of the challenges facing the local economy.

For enquiry, please call 2973 1127 or 2830 6070 or email to fion.leung@accaglobal.com .


HKIRA 2nd 2016 Investor Relations Awards

Key Dates:

Nomination period:
Online voting period:
Judging Panel for Overall Best IR Awards:
Award Conference cum Presentation Luncheon:

21 January - 25 February 2016
8 March- 12 April 2016
April 2016
May / June 2016

About HKIRA Investor Awards – The IR Awards for Hong Kong

HKIRA is committed to promoting excellence in IR practices and advocating the setting of international standards in IR for the companies listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. To achieve this goal, HKIRA launched the HKIRA 1st IR Awards in January 2015. The Awards aim at commending IR best practices and recognizing outstanding IR professionals from Hong Kong-listed companies. It is designed to focus on recognizing Hong Kong-listed companies and the local IR professionals their excellence and achievements in investor relations.

Hundreds of IROs and Industry Professionals Participated in the HKIRA 1st IR Awards

The inaugural HKIRA 1st IR Awards have received encouraging response from the IR and investment community. More than 480 nominations in the various award categories have been received for about 190 Hong Kong listed companies. Over 100 listed companies confirmed participation. Winners are based on voting from domestic and overseas investment community. More than 340 eligible voters have casted an aggregate of approximately 4,200 votes for their best choices of IR professionals and companies.

An half-day IR Awards Conference and the Awards Presentation Ceremony were held where the organiser announced the award winners of the 19 award categories and the winners for the Overall Best IR Companies. Mr. Romnesh Lamba, Co-Head of Global Markets, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited is the keynote speaker for the Award Presentation Ceremony.  About 240 IR professionals joined the award ceremony.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact (852) 2117 1846 or via email toinfo@hkira.com.


To comment about the presentation or administrative arrangements, please contact president@hkacfe.com and training@hkacfe.com