CUHK LAW CFRED’s 17th LegalTech Seminar – ‘Harnessing LegalTech and Social Listening in Modern Lawyering’ (Online)


28 Feb 2022


5:00 pm – 6:30 pm


Online (Zoom)


Dr. Angus Cheong, Founder and Chief Consultant, uMax Data Technology Limited
Dr. Angus W.H. Cheong is founder and CEO of ERS e-Research & Solutions which is a data-driven research company focusing on data mining, web mining, polling and research business in the Greater China Region since 2009. He is also the founder and chief consultant of uMax Data Technology of Hong Kong.

Serving as the incumbent chair of Asia Pacific Internet Research Alliance (APIRA), Dr. Cheong is an expert in research and consulting, covering big data, public opinions, web mining, smart city planning and assessment,e-policy strategies and O2O business solutions. He is currently the chief consultant of the smart city development indicator project of the Macao SAR Government.

Dr. Cheong obtained his PhD degree from the School of Communication of Hong Kong Baptist University in 2006. He has served the University of Macau as an assistant professor before his entrepreneurship, and later as a visiting scholar of the Hong Kong Baptist University as well as the University Institute of Lisbon.

Mr. Foster Yim, Barrister, Liberty Chambers and Honorary Advisor, LawMiner
Mr. Foster Yim is a practicing barrister in Hong Kong, specialized in litigations and advisory on prelisting matters, i.e. pre-initial public offering (“Pre-IPO”). He is a keen advocate of legaltech. Currently, he is a Court member of Lingnan University, Hong Kong and an advisor for the Deep Learning Research and Application Centre for Hang Seng University, Hong Kong.


Language: English

CPD credit is available upon application and subject to accreditation by the Law Society of Hong Kong (currently pending).