Knowledge Exchange


Roundtable on Crisis Management: Handling China data breaches and security incidents [by invitation only]

7 Nov 2023 08:00 - 09:30
  • Member Price: Free [by invitation only]
  • In-person event
  • Online webcast

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Event details


Cyber-attacks and data breaches have exponentially increased in recent years with recent geopolitical tensions and the rise in ransomware incidents. Businesses need to understand the legal and business risks of these incidents and be ready to respond quickly just like any other crisis.

The British Chamber of Commerce, Shanghai’s Legal and Compliance Committee will host a hybrid roundtable by legal and risk assurance experts from Clyde & Co and PwC, respectively, to discuss key issues including:

  • Common types of data breaches and their impacts.
  • Potential workstreams that an organisation needs to manage and tackle during a cybersecurity incident including containing and remediating the data breach, conducting a forensic investigation, and complying with notification requirements with regulators, individuals, and third parties.
  • Data breach response team and third-party service providers – who they should be and what their respective roles are.
  • Key strategic processes, tools, and deliverables that should commence following discovery of a cybersecurity incident.

The speakers

Patrick Wong
Partner, PwC
Zhen Guang Lam
Senior Associate, Clyde & Co.
Katharine Yin
Senior Associate, Clyde & Co Westlink JLV
Alex Roberts
Counsel, China Head of TMT, Linklaters


  • 8:00 AM – 8:30 AM: Registration and Networking
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM: Roundtable discussion

*The Chamber reserves the right to alter the above agenda at its sole discretion.


  • For event attendees, if you have any prepared questions, thoughts, or insights that you would like to discuss during the event, kindly send an email to the BritCham Shanghai Event staff before 12 pm, 3 November,  2023 to facilitate productive discussions.
  • For online attendees, the webinar will be conducted via ZOOM. You will receive an email with a ZOOM meeting ID and password around 5 pm, 6 November. Please ensure your email address is valid, and please make sure to check your junk box as well.
  • In case of cancellation, please kindly note you must email the BritCham Shanghai Event staff before 12 pm, 6 November 2023.


BritCham Shanghai might take photos from the event and post these on its communication channels (for example website, newsletter and social media platforms) in order to create awareness of these events. By attending this event you consent to British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai taking and using such photos as described above.

To take any professional photography or video of the event, please inform the secretariat in advance, including:

  • Proposed content at least 3 working days before planned release date;
  • Proposed dates for post event release through the BritCham media channels;
  • Ensure all speakers have written confirmation.

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Venue Sponsor


PwC Office

2 Corporate Avenue, 202 Hu Bin Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai

中国上海市黄浦区湖滨路202号 领展企业广场二座 普华永道

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