CISC Limited and Meiya Pico collaborate to launch Joint Research Laboratory for digital forensics an
With the aim of promoting the research and development of digital forensics and cyber security, CISC Limited and Xiamen Meiya Pico Information Co Ltd collaborate to launch a “Joint Research Laboratory for digital forensics and cyber security”. A signing ceremony of Memorandum of Understanding was held at Cyberport on 30 January 2018, with Dr KP Chow, Chairman and Co-founder of CISC Limited and Mr Xuefeng Zhang, Vice President of Xiamen Meiya Pico Information Co Ltd officiating the ceremony.
The cooperation of the Joint Research Laboratory includes the joint efforts of both parties to promote digital forensics and cyber security related activities, to share knowledge, and to co-develop related products, solutions and services and expand to overseas market.
Global cyber threats and the number of attacks will continue to grow. Cybersecurity Ventures predicts the global cyber attack damage will cost US$6 trillion by 2021. The spending on cyber security has been on the rise. According to Gartner, worldwide cyber security spending is expected to reach US$93 billion globally in 2018.
Dr KP Chow, Chairman and Co-founder of CISC Limited said, “"The cyber security market maintains a strong momentum of rapid growth. We look forward to building a successful partnership with Meiya Pico to capture the market opportunity. The cooperation provides a valuable chance for the top cyber security experts from two regions to have technical knowledge exchange and co-develop better and more valuable products.”
Mr Xuefeng Zhang, Vice President of Xiamen Meiya Pico Information Co Ltd said, “Meiya Pico and CISC Limited each have a leading position in the field of cyber security in China and Hong Kong. The cooperation will bring together the strong academic theory and practical applications of both parties. We hope the Joint Research Laboratory will achieve mutual benefit and win-win results, and to lead the development of the industry together.”
Dr KP Chow, Chairman and Co-founder of CISC Limited (left) and Mr Xuefeng Zhang, Vice President of Xiamen Meiya Pico Information Co Ltd (right) signed the Memorandum of Understanding of the Joint Research Laboratory.
A group photo of the Signing Ceremony (from left) Dr Vivien Chan, CEO and Co-founder of CISC Ltd; Mr Chiyuen Tseung and Mr Raymond Chan, Consultant and Co-founder of CISC Ltd; Mr Hailson Yu, Deputy Managing Director of HKU Technology Transfer Office; Dr David Chung Wai-keung, Under Secretary for Innovation and Technology Bureau; Dr KP Chow, Chairman and Co-founder of CISC Ltd; Mr Xuefeng Zhang, Vice President of Xiamen Meiya Pico Information Co Ltd, Mr Jet Zheng, Digital Forensics Instructor of Xiamen Meiya Pico Information Co Ltd and Mr Ricky Fan, Digital Forensic Consultant of DataExpert Technology Ltd