Data risk management

  • Data and technology
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Key reasons to attend

  • Develop data management fundamentals 
  • Explore cutting-edge technologies and practices 
  • Prepare for cyber data risks and compliance challenges

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About the course

Discover the intricacies of modern data management in our comprehensive virtual course. From exploration of data architecture and relational design principles to deep dive into data governance strategies, we equip you with the tools to ensure data quality and align governance initiatives with business objectives. 

Grasp the fundamentals of big data systems, including the characteristics of volume, velocity, variety, and veracity, while also understanding the differences between SQL and NoSQL databases. Delve into designing robust data systems, including staging, operational data stores and data warehousing. Additionally, learn to integrate diverse data sources and conduct effective data modelling and analysis. Evaluate IT infrastructure and explore strategies to protect against cyber data risks, including breaches and threats targeting data assets. 

Join us to enhance your data management expertise and fortify your organisation against emerging challenges.

Learning objectives

  • Explore principles of relational data design with entity relationship diagram (ERD
  • Integrate internal and external data sources 
  • Examine differences between NoSQL and SQL 
  • Analyse various data systems design 
  • Develop strategies to enhance IT infrastructure resilience 
  • Identify cyber threats targeting data assets

Who should attend

Relevant departments may include, but are not limited to:

  • Data architecture 
  • Data management 
  • Risk analytics 
  • Risk management 
  • Reporting 
  • IT strategy 
  • Compliance and regulation 
  • Regulatory project management


November 26–28, 2024

Live online. Timezones: Emea/Apac


  • Data architecture
  • Data governance and data source
  • Big data systems
  • Designing data systems
  • Evaluating IT infrastructure
  • Cyber data risk


  • Dr. Jacob Wai, founder, managing director, Toppix Holdings

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Jacob Wai

Founder and managing director

Toppix Holdings

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Jacob has over 20 years of experience in the IT and finance industry, specialising in data analytics and risk with core focus in the Asian regions but also experienced in global settings such as UK, US and EU.

He has held the role of Data Privacy Officer in various firms and deals with KYC & AML data for both FI and DNFBPs. He also formerly headed Data Governance for China CITIC Bank International, implementing the governance initiative for the BCBS239 framework, and prior to that, is an Associate Director for Regional Trading Risk Analytics and Reporting IT for UBS AG and past roles includes global development lead for the VaR & PnL simulation aggregation and analytics system at HSBC, and heading the HK analytics consulting arm of Getronics HK, with expert knowledge of market risk analysis and reporting and limits monitoring, specifically in addressing BCBS239.

Jacob received a Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Systems) from University of Technology, Sydney, MBA from University of Wales, and a Master of Laws from University of Greenwich, and holds PhD in Business Administration from University of Wales Trinity Saint David.

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November 26–28, 2024

Online, Emea/Apac



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