Cloudnovating the Future

The ULTIMATE educational and networking platform of the year for cloud and IT professionals, technology and business leaders

25 Oct 2022
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre



Cloud induced
business innovations

Insights in
a hyper-connected world

Interplay of
AI, Blockchain, Cloud

Security challenges of
cloud migration

In program sequence


Conference Chair

Dr. Ted Suen

Executive Director


Mr. Joseph Chan

Chief Information Officer
Hong Kong Monetary Authority


Mr. Gary Ho

Chief Technology Officer
AXA HK and Macau


Mr. Gary Lam

Chief Technology Officer


Mr. Henry Ng

Master Trainer


Mr. Andy Chun

Regional Director, Technology Innovation
Prudential plc


Mr. Lawrence Fong

Director, Digital & Information Technology
Cathay Pacific Airways


Mr. Leo Tsang

Group Chief Information Officer
Emperor Group


Mr. Dan Wong

GM of Global Innovation
MTR Corporation


Dr. Toa Charm



Hon. Duncan Chiu

Legislative Council Member
Technology & Innovation Constituency


Dr. John Hui

Academic Director,
Information Technology Discipline & Director
Digital Future Office of Vocational Training Council (VTC)


Mr. Sean Jiang

Vice President, Engineering


Mr. Ricky Woo

Executive Director, Chief Information Security Officer
DBS (Hong Kong) Ltd

Cloud Expert

Mr. Dave Chen

Vice President (Emerging Technologies)
Hong Kong Computer Society

Cloud Expert

Mr. Steven Kwok

AWS Authorized Instructor

Cloud Expert

Mr. Kidd Ip

Microsoft Certified Trainer
Alibaba Certified Trainer


Ms. Suk-Wah Kwok

Chief Information Officer
Director of Corporate Information Technology International Finance Corporation
World Bank Group


25th October 2022

Executive Conference (09:00 - 12:30)

Language: English

08:30 - 09:00


09:00 - 09:10

Opening Remarks

09:10 - 09:15

Conference Chair's Message

Cloudnovating the Future

Dr. Ted Suen, Executive Director, NEOM

09:15 - 10:00

Panel #1 (45 mins)

Cloud Strategic Positioning and Adaptation for FSI in the Next 5 Years

- Mr. Joseph Chan, Chief Information Officer, Hong Kong Monetary Authority
- Mr. Gary Ho, Group Chief Technology Officer, AXA Hong Kong and Macau
- Mr. Gary Lam, Chief Technology Officer, Livi Bank

- Mr. Henry Ng, Master Trainer, KORNERSTONE Institute

10:00 - 10:45

Panel #2 (45mins)

Expedite Business Innovation by Using AI, Blockchain and Cloud

- Mr. Andy Chun, Regional Director, Technology Innovation, Prudential plc
- Mr. Lawrence Fong, Director, Digital & Information Technology, Cathay Pacific Airways
- Mr. Leo Tsang, Group Chief Information Officer, Emperor Group

- Mr. Dan Wong, General Manager of Global Innovation, MTR Corporation

10:45 - 11:05

Networking Break (20 mins)

11:05 - 11:20

Keynote (15 mins)

The Dawn of Cloud Based Mixed Reality

11:20 - 12:05

Panel #3 (45 mins)

Digital Transformation: Efficient and Effective Cross-border Cloud Strategy

- Hon. Duncan Chiu, Legislative Council Member, HKSAR
- Dr. John Hui, Academic Director, Digital Future Office of Vocational Training Council (VTC)
- Mr. Sean Jiang, Vice President, Engineering, Lalamove
- Mr. Ricky Woo, Executive Director, Chief Information Security Officer, DBS (Hong Kong) Ltd

- Dr. Toa Charm, Chairman, OpenCertHub

12:05 - 12:30

Buzz Session (25mins)

Security Challenges of Cloud Migration

Lunch Break (12:30 - 14:00)

Cloud Tech Workshop (14:30 - 17:30)

Language: Cantonese

14:15 - 14:30


14:30 - 17:30

Track 1: AWS Machine Learning and Serverless Solutions (150mins)

- Types of machine learning, and key concepts
- Demo: Amazon SageMaker and Jupyter notebooks
- Converting a business problem into an ML problem
- Building modern serverless applications
- Serverless Deployment Frameworks

Mr. Dave Chen, Vice President, Hong Kong Computer Society /AWS Authorized Instructor
Mr. Steven Kwok, AWS Authorized Instructor

Track 2: Azure Arc - Innovation Across Multi-cloud (150 mins)

- Secure and govern your infrastructure and apps
- Build cloud-native apps anywhere, at scale
- Run Azure data and machine learning services

Mr. Kidd Ip, Microsoft Certified Trainer, Alibaba Cloud Certified Trainer

Participants of the workshop will receive a certification upon completion

about the past forum

The 5th & 6th Cloud Forum

Who Should Attend?

The 6th Cloud Forum is a perfect event for the innovative business executives and sharp skilled professionals. Whether you are involved in the digital transformation of your business, the management of a mountain of useful data or the defence of all sorts of cloud threats, you will find something useful at our event. Take a look at the profile of delegates from our past events:

Target Job Titles

  • Chief Architecture Officer or CAO
  • Chief Analytics Officer or CAO
  • Chief Compliance Officer
  • Chief Data Officer or CDO
  • Chief Engineering Officer
  • Chief Information Officer or CIO
  • Chief Information Security Officer or CISO
  • Chief Innovation Officer
  • Chief Intellectual Property Officer or CIPO
  • Chief Operation Officer or COO
  • Chief Process Officer or CPO
  • Chief Procurement Officer or CPO
  • Chief Program Officer or CPO
  • Chief Security Officer or CSO
  • Chief Strategic Planning Officer or CSPO
  • Chief Supply Chain Officer or CSCO
  • Chief Technology Officer or CTO
  • Chief Web Officer or CWO
  • Vice President – IT
  • Assistant Vice President – IT
  • Executive VP – IT
  • Senior VP – IT
  • Head of IT
  • Director of IT
  • Business Innovation Lead
  • Cybersecurity Professionals
  • Data Centre Heads
  • Digital Transformation Lead
  • Enterprise Architects
  • Infrastructure Heads
  • Cloud Administrator
  • Cloud Security Analyst
  • Cloud Network Engineer
  • Cloud Automation Engineer
  • Cloud Consultant
  • Cloud Software Engineer
  • Cloud Architect
  • Cloud Developer

Target Industry

  • Banking, Finance and Insurance
  • Business and Professional Services
  • Education and Training
  • Government and Public Services
  • Healthcare
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Services
  • Manufacturing
  • Media and Entertainment
  • Restaurants and Catering
  • Retail, Wholesale and Import/Export
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation & Logistics
  • Others


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