The Hong Kong Council of Social Service
Skip to Content  |  HKCSSfans  |   HKCSS Youtube  |     |    |  Eng  |   Default Font SizeA Larger Font SizeA Largest Font SizeA
Events and Meetings

Seminar on “IT Governance & Strategies for NGOs: Trends, Risks & Opportunities”

NGO IT – Seminar      2017/06/30

IT governance is the processes that ensure the effective and efficient use of information technology in enabling an organization to achieve its goals. In today’s digital world, the strategic use of technologies have become indispensible to ensure high competence in all sectors, including in social services.

Co-organized by HKCSS’ NGO Governance Platform Project and Information Technology Resource Centre, this seminar will provide a platform for exchange between IT experts and NGO leaders in respect of governance issues brought about by adopting the latest technologies.

Topic 1: IT governance and risk oversight of NGO board
Speaker: Mr Bernard KAN, Senior Consultant, Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre, Hong Kong Productivity Council
Topic 2: Latest IT trends and implications for NGOs’ information security policies
Speaker: Mr David ZHOU, Senior Program Manager, Information Security, Security & Trust Office, Cisco

Case Sharing
Topic: Aligning IT strategies with organization goals
Mr Michael LEUNG, Chairman, Executive Council, The Hong Kong Down Syndrome Association, President, Council, Hong Kong Computer Society
Mr Philip LEUNG, Chairman, Information Technology Committee, The Boys’ & Girls’ Clubs Association of Hong Kong
Dr Edith MOK, Vice-Chairperson, Executive Council, The Hong Kong Society for Rehabilitation

The Hon Charles MOK, Legislative Councilor (Information Technology Functional Constituency), Honorary President, Hong Kong Information Technology Federation, Founding Chairman, Internet Society Hong Kong

Date: 30 June 2017 (Friday)
Time: 2:30-5:35pm (registration begins at 2:15pm)
Venue: Auditorium, 1/F, Duke of Windsor Social Service Building, 15 Hennessy Road, Wanchai
Target participants: Board and committee members, advisors, agency heads and senior management of HKCSS Agency Members (priority will be given to board members, committee members and advisors)
Language: Chinese (Primarily Cantonese supplemented with Mandarin)

Interested parties please enroll online on or before 18 June 2017. Successful applicants will be notified by 22 June 2017. 

For enquiries, please call Ms Ella Wong at 2922 9255 or email to