TitleCompany:Professor, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
Country:Republic of Korea
Bio:Professor Youngsun Kwon, Ph.D. in economics, is the chair and a professor of the School of Business & Technology Management, College of Business at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Republic of Korea. His research topics have been focused on competition and spectrum management policies in the telecommunications industry, and currently being expanded into artificial general intelligence (AGI). He served as the IT Service Subcommittee Chairperson of the Presidential Council on Informatization Strategies from 2009 to 2011 and led the development of smart education plan in Korea. He also served as the editor in chief of the Korean Journal of the Information Society from 2012 to 2015 and as the program chair of the 22nd Biennial Conference of the International Telecommunications Society in 2018. He is now serving as an editorial board member of Telecommunications Policy.