(Fully booked) BDO Webinar: Benefits of becoming ISO 27001 certified & how ISO standards help strengthen data protection & security

Date: 12 June 2020
Time: 15:30 - 16:45


  • Summary

As the technology moves toward many core business operations, the integration of different IT solutions — 5G, blockchain, cloud & IoT technologies — will likely introduce game-changing hazards. These potential risks include disruption in the information flow among connected devices, physical interference with equipment, impacts on business operations, theft of sensitive information, compromise of personal data and critical infrastructure. The related challenges faced by companies and their management are becoming more enormous.

In addition, sensitive data breach is also now becoming a core agenda in risk management in many companies. More and more companies are now tend to be more actively manage from management system approach to minimise the risk of data leakage. With more ISO management system standards addressing the security and information protection, companies who adopt these standards will receive more benefits than minimising the risk of data breach; becoming ISO certified can even bring up more attention out of potential business partners and investors.

In this webinar, we will share our knowledge on:

  • Benefits of becoming ISO 27001 certified
  • How ISO management system and certification minimise risk of sensitive data leakage
  • Case study of how ISO 27001 enhance data protection
  • Case study of how ISO 27001 strengthen process control 


About the speaker

ROGER LO, Senior Manager of Risk Advisory, BDO

Roger Lo has over 10 years of professional experiences in data security on IT infrastructure and systems. With a mixed business and information technology background, he has worked in Fortune 500 companies, insurance, HK public hospital, and telecommunications to provide control implementations, technical review & policy management on cybersecurity, IT system, sensitive data & IT infrastructure.

His clients are corporations listed in Hong Kong & China, he has conducted data integrity review for a number of regulated businesses, such as Securities firms, Assets Management, SVFs, Casino, Hospitality, Manufacturing & Retail. Particularly, Roger’s duties are advising or reengineering these businesses by providing IT risk assessment in compliance to US NIST Cybersecurity Framework, ISO 27001, PCI-DSS & or China Cybersecurity Law

He is a Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Senior Lead Auditor, member and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), associate member of Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) and was a Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA).


Further information
This event will incorporate slides which you can view on a PC and audio broadcast technology which requires only the speakers in your device. Therefore, on the day, please ensure the audio volume of your device is turned up. You are recommended to log in the webinar (which will be provided by email after your successful registration) a few minutes before the webinar starts to make sure you have no problem with the connection. 


Details are as follows:

Date : Friday, 12 June 2020
Time : 3:30pm - 4:45pm (Webinar session)
Language : Cantonese, supplemented by English presentation materials
Fee : Free of Charge
CPD Units* : 1.25 hours 
Remarks : 1. For any enquiries, please contact contact Kiki Ho at +852 2218 8913 or [email protected]
    2. Login information will be sent to you by email after successful registration.
    3. BDO reserves the final right of acceptance of registration.