The Secretariat comprises of the Secretary (an ex-officio member), 3 other ex-officio members and 3 or more co-opted members. The Secretary is the representative of the last ASPN Conference. Ex-officio members (including the Secretary) are representatives of the current and past two Conference hosts, and the next Conference host.

From left to right: Professor Kiyoshi Murata, Professor Sinta Dewi Rosadi, Professor Graham Greenleaf, Professor Andrew Adams, Ms. Chinmayi Arun, Professor Nancy Yue Liu, Mr. Michael Cheung & Professor Anne Cheung
Absent: Professor Colin Bennett & Mr. Gehan Gunasekara


Professor Anne Cheung, Professor of Law, Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong – email:

Ex-officio members:

  1. Professor Kiyoshi Murata, Director of Centre for Business Information Ethics, School of Commerce, Meiji University – email:
  2. Gehan Gunasekara, Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Economics, The University of Auckland – email:
  3. Professor Nancy Yue Liu – email:
  4. Professor David Tan, Vice Dean & Professor of Law, Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore – email:

Co-opted members:

  1. Professor Graham Greenleaf, Professor of Law & Information Systems. Faculty of Law, UNSW Australia – email:
  2. Professor Sinta Dewi Rosadi, Professor of Law, Faculty of Law, Padjadjaran University – email:
  3. Chinmayi Arun, Research Director, Centre for Communication Governance & Assistant Professor of Law, National Law University Delhi – email:
  4. Professor Andrew Adams, Deputy Director of the Centre for Business Information Ethics, Meiji University – email:
  5. Professor Colin Bennett, Department of Political Science, University of Victoria – email:

Executive Officer: 

Michael Cheung, Research Officer, Law and Technology Centre, Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong – email:


  1. Provide information about the APSN documents and activities;
  2. Receive applications for membership of the APSN;
  3. Facilitate and supervise the hosting of the APSN International Conference and other activities;
  4. Ensure the APSN facilities (including the website and mailing list) are maintained;
  5. Make recommendations to the APSN membership concerning decisions to be made by the membership; and
  6. Perform such other functions as the APSN membership decides.