Hong Kong 2023

Building Resilience and Trust in the Digital Economy


Date & Time

Friday, 1 Dec 2023

09:00am – 12:05pm (HKT)

Walk-in starts 9:00 am


Federation of Hong Kong Industries (FHKI), Meeting Room 1

31/F Bullion Plaza, 8 Cheung Yue Street

Cheung Sha Wan, Kowloon


Opening speech by Mr. Jan BOSVELD, Managing Director, Promon Asia Pacific

Keynote speaker: Mr. Albert CHING, Vice Chairman & CTO, i-Sprint Innovations

Keynote speaker: Dr. Manuel HEPFER, Researcher at ISTARI​, Oxford University

Keynote speaker: Mr. Morten RUUD, Product Manager, Promon Asia Pacific

Panel discussion with: Mr. Jan BOSVELD, Mr. Morten RUUD, Mr Isaiah WONG & Mr. Kenny YEUNG

Moderated by: Mr. Albert CHING

Closing remarks by Mr. Jan BOSVELD, Managing Director, Promon Asia Pacific

The SHIELDCON Asia Tour begins in


Albert is the CTO of i-Sprint Innovations, a global IAM and Mobile App Security software company. Their security solutions are designed to help clients address digital identity and mobile app protection challenges. Their solutions have been successfully deployed in many organizations with complex operations, such as Citibank, UOB, OCBC, Bank of China, Bank of America, Bank of Communications, IRAS, GovTech, and other financial services institutions, government agencies, and large corporations.

Manuel is Head of Knowledge and Insights at ISTARI and a Research Affiliate at Oxford University’s Saïd Business School. Before joining ISTARI, he completed a DPhil (the Oxford equivalent of a PhD) in Cybersecurity and Strategic Management at the University of Oxford. His research, which examines organisational resilience in the wake of cyber attacks, has been published in academic and practitioner journals and won several awards.

Morten is a highly knowledgeable professional in both hardware and software domains. His expertise lies in product management, especially in strategic planning and technical sales for Promon Shield software security solutions. As the product manager for the latest Promon IP Protection+, Morten is leading the way in Promon’s innovative efforts. This cutting-edge product uses advanced obfuscation technology to protect intellectual property, showcasing Morten’s commitment to staying at the forefront of security advancements.

Jan has over 25 years of IT industry experience and has expert knowledge of Authentication, DLP, HSM, IAM, PKI, and Mobile App Security, Currently, he is the Managing Director at Promon Asia Pacific, which has its HQ in Norway. Promon has been pioneers in app security and delivered world-leading in-depth software to many of the largest banks around the globe. Their RASP Mobile App security solution has been deployed globally to serve more than 1 billion users across many different industries.

Isaiah, the Head of Cybersecurity for Bank of East Asia in Hong Kong. With a career that spans over a decade in the technology and security sectors, Isaiah has been at the forefront of developing and implementing cutting-edge security strategies to safeguard financial services. His leadership and vision have been pivotal in the Bank of East Asia’s rise as a bastion of digital safety in the financial industry.

Kenny is the Senior Technical Manager of i-Sprint Innovations, a global IAM and Mobile App Security software company. He leads a team of technical consultants to the Identity and Access Management (IAM) and mobile security solutions for FSI clients in Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Malaysia, Philippines, and Indonesia.  He has over 20 years of experience providing consultancy services and has developed strong knowledge and best practices in deploying Mobile App Security solutions.


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