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Patrick Hung

Patrick Hung


Networking and IT Security
Faculty of Business and Information Technology

Internationally recognized IT security expert developing a privacy framework to safeguard mobile device use among children.

English, Chinese, Japanese

  • BSc - Computer Science University of New South Wales, Australia 1993
  • MPhil - Computer Science Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong 1995
  • PhD - Computer Science Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong 2001
  • MASc - Management Sciences University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario 2002

An Overview of Security and Privacy Issues: Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

Nanjing University of Finance & Economics  Nanjing, China


Safety Enforcement Framework for Bring Your Own Device in Service-Oriented Architecture: Research Issues

University of Aizu  Aizu, Fukushima, Japan


Soft Systems Methodology: From Services-Oriented Architecture to Big Data Analytics

Invited Speaker, Boeing Research & Development, Boeing Corporation  Seattle, Washington


Software Engineering Security, and IT Job Market in North America and Hong Kong

Invited Speaker, Computer Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Mahidol University  Bangkok, Thailand


Services-Oriented Architecture (SOA): A Case Study in Healthcare Applications

Keynote Speaker at the 3rd Brazilian Conference on Software: Theory and Practice  Natal, Brazil


Evidence-Based Technology: Case Studies and Interactions

Keynote Speaker at the Seventh IEEE International Conference on Digital Information Management  University of Macau, Macau, China


Honorary International Chair Professor

Department of Electronic Engineering, National Taipei University of Technology January 2, 2014

A proponent for creating collaborative international education, Dr. Hung was appointed to of one of Taiwan's oldest universities.

Visiting Professor, School of Arts

Sciences and Humanities, University of São Paulo, Brazil January 10, 2014

The largest and most prestigious Brazilian university, it ranks among the world's best according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

Treasurer and Executive Committee Member

IEEE Computer Society July 1, 2014

Appointed to the society's Technical Steering Committee for Services Computing, a multi-disciplinary group tasked with advancing and coordinating work in the field of Services Computing carried out throughout the IEEE in scientific, engineering, standard, literary and educational areas.

Editorial Board Member

International Journal of Big Data Intelligence (IJBDI) December 1, 2013

Issued quarterly by Inderscience Publishers, IJBDI provides a vehicle for disseminating the latest work in big data research, development and applications.

Executive Group Member and Coordinating Editor

Information Systems Frontiers January 4, 2013

Published bimonthly, this journal examines new research and development at the interface of information systems and information technology; takes a multidisciplinary approach drawing from computer science, telecommunications, operations research, economics, and cognitive sciences; and serves as a common forum for frontline industrial developments as well as pioneering academic research.

Associate Editor

International Journal of Systems and Service-Oriented Engineering (IJSSOE) January 4, 2010

Published quarterly, the IJSSOE provides a forum for researchers, academicians, and practitioners to advance the practice and understanding of contemporary theories and empirical analysis in the perspective of systems engineering in achieving service excellence under the current globalized service-oriented economy.

Safety Enforcement Framework for Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in Services-Oriented Architecture (SOA)

NSERC Discovery Grant April 1, 2015

PI. Hung, P. 4/1/2015-4/1/2016. This research aims to establish a framework to protect the online security of children (under 16 years old) using mobile services for toy computing. ($18,000)

Services-Oriented Architecture for Motion Sensing Services

NSERC Discovery Grant April 1, 2010

PI. Hung, P. 4/1/2010-4/1/2014. This research program has evolved with the trend in the emerging industry of services computing and motion sensing technologies. It focuses on handheld consoles with motion sensing capability in sports science, allowing the console user to interact with, and manipulate items on screen via movement and pointing through the use of motion sensing technologies.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

National Taipei University of Technology