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The Global Network Technology Conference (GNTC) which is themed as "New Technology, New Architecture and New Network", will be opened on November 14-16, 2018 in Nanjing, China.


Last year, over 2,500 attendees in the network communications industry participated in the unprecedented GNTC. This year, BII-CFIEC as the organizer will add a multiple of summits and hot workshops and invite more global top technical experts to the scene.


As the largest network technology event in China, it will set up 2 main sessions, 1 roundtable forum, 7 technical summits (including SDN, NFV, IPv6, 5G, Cloud, IoT & Edge Computing and so on), a number of workshops (P4&Stratum, CORD, LF Networking, Network Test, etc.), covering all the hot spots of the new generation of network technologies, and all-round presenting the latest development of the industry and technology.


In this context, this GNTC conference will invite experts from the Chinese Academy of Engineering, network technology pioneers of countries, and selected experts of the Internet Hall of Fame to deliver speeches. In addition, the conference will collaborate with experts and contributors from Linux Foundation, ONF, MEF, APNIC, IPv6 Forum, OPNFV, ONAP, 3GPP and other communities to communicate with the audience on the latest technological achievements.We will also invite representatives of well-known global operators, major manufacturers and application units to gather in Beijing to commit to the shared mission.


Showcasing advanced technologies and discussing with industrial elites, the GNTC 2018 will invite visitors to join us in a new era of "new technology, new architecture, and new network". The organizing committee looks forward to your participation.

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Previous & Featured Speakers
Father of the InternetVint Cerf
Vint Cerf
Father of the Internet
Widely known as a “Father of the Internet,” Cerf is the co-designer of the TCP/IP protocols and the architecture of the Internet. In December 1997, President Bill Clinton presented the U.S. National Medal of Technology to Cerf and his colleague, Robert E. Kahn, for founding and developing the Internet. In 2004, Cerf was the recipient of the ACM Alan M. Turing award (sometimes called the “Nobel Prize of Computer Science”) and in 2005 he was given the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President George Bush. Cerf began his work at the United States Department of Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) playing a key role in leading the development of Internet and Internet-related data packet and security technologies. Since 2005, he has served as vice president and chief Internet evangelist for Google. In this role, he is responsible for identifying new enabling technologies to support the development of advanced, Internet-based products and services. He is also an active public face for Google in the Internet world. He also served from 2000-2007 as chairman of the board of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), an organization he helped form. Cerf served as founding president of the Internet Society from 1992-1995, and in 1999 served a term as Chairman of the Board.
Vice Chairman, National Information and Technology Commission of the Republic of ChinaZhou Hongren
Zhou Hongren
Vice Chairman, National Information and Technology Commission of the Republic of China
联合国经济与社会事务部原高级顾问、原国家计委委员。1962年毕业于北京航空学院(现北京航空航天大学)自动控制系。1984年于美国明尼苏达大学获控制科学博士学位。1990年在联合国经济与社会事务部任跨区域高级顾问。曾任第三届上海市信息化专家委员会主任,上海市互联网经济咨询中心主任。2003年5月至今任国家信息化专家咨询委员会常务副主任,兼任联合国信息与通讯技术工作组高级顾问。同时担任北京邮电大学经管学院院长,北京师范大学经济与资源管理研究院博士生导师。 研究领域:战略规划与信息管理、电子政务和信息应用。
Academician of CAEWu Hequan
Wu Hequan
Academician of CAE
Mr. Wu, born on Jan. 16, 1943 in Guangzhou Province, China; graduated from Wuhan Post and Telecommunications Institute. He is the President of Internet Society of China, Member of Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE), and research fellow of fiber optical transport network and broadband network. He was Vice-President and Chief Engineer of China Academy of Telecommunications Technology, Vice President of Datang Telecom Group in 1997-2003. He was elected Member of the CAE in 1999 and Vice-President since Jun. 2002. Mr. Wu Hequan is one of the pioneers to undertake R&D in the field of digital communications technology in China. As R&D project manager and chief engineer, his project team was the first in the country to successfully develop many telecom equipments and systems, such as PCM30 terminal equipment, FDM/TDM Trans-MUX equipment, STM-1/STM-4 synchronous multiplexing equipments, 155Mb/s and 622Mb/s fiber optical transmission system and SDH demonstration project. He was Director of communications technology experts group of State Hi-tech program (863) in 1994-2000 and currently takes on Deputy Director of Supervisory Committee of 863 program and Member of Advisor Committee of National Basic Research (973) program. He was assigned as Member of China Advisory Committee for State Informatization and was Deputy-Director of the Executive Council of China Institute of Communications. He was awarded second grade prize of the State Science and Technology Progress Award.
Academician of CAE, Professor of Tsinghua UniversityWu Jianping
Wu Jianping
Academician of CAE, Professor of Tsinghua University
Dr. Jianping Wu has played a pioneering role in advancing Internet technology, deployment, and education in China and Asia Pacific, and has helped strengthen the region’s relationship with and position in the global Internet community Since 1994 he has led the design, development and evolution of CERNET, the first Internet backbone in China, helping it become the largest national academic network. He has also been a leader in the promotion and deployment of IPv6 in China, proposed the China Next Generation Internet Project—designed to facilitate the development of China’s next-generation Internet backbone—and led the development of CNGI-CERNET2, China’s first large-scale IPv6 Internet backbone and one of the largest native IPv6 networks in the world. He has consistently encouraged the participation of Chinese scientists in global Internet development efforts and has played an important role in developing advanced networks in Asia Pacific and Trans-Eurasia. He is a professor and chairman of the Department of Computer Science at Tsinghua University, and an academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering.
Chairman of Organizing CommitteeLiu Dong
Liu Dong
Chairman of Organizing Committee
Information technology expert, Director of China Future Internet Engineering Center (CFIEC). He has been promoting the development of Internet technology, at the same time serves at IEEE Board, Director of China's Next Generation Internet (CNGI) Expert Committee, Adjunct professor of Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications and Beijing Jiaotong University.
2012 Internet Hall of Fame, the Inventor of DNSPaul Mockapetris
Paul Mockapetris
2012 Internet Hall of Fame, the Inventor of DNS
Paul Mockapetris is best known as the creator of the Domain Name System (DNS), and wrote the first implementation of SMTP, the Internet’s mail protocol . At present, he is a director and Chief Scientist at Threatstop, a realtime threat prevention service, as well as director at Farsight Security. He was chair of an ICANN Strategic Panel, Chief Scientist and board member of Nominum, CTO at Urban Media, Siara, Fiberlane, and Software.com and director of engineering at @Home. He has been IETF chair, program manager at ARPA, and did 15 years of research at the USC Information Sciences Institute, 10 years at UC Irvine with the DCS project, and 4 years at MIT with the Architecture Machine Group before it became the Media Lab. He received his learner's permits in Physics and Electrical Engineering from the MIT in 1971, and a Ph.D. in Information and Computer Science from UC Irvine. He is a member of the Internet Hall of Fame, and is Doctor Honoris Causa of the Miguel Hernandez and Ramon Llull Universities. He is the recipient of the IEEE Internet award and the ACM Sigcomm award, and is a Fellow of the ACM, IEEE and the US National Academy of Engineering.
Professor of Stanford UniversityNick McKeown
Nick McKeown
Professor of Stanford University
Nick McKeown has been a Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Stanford University since 1995. In 2005 he started the Clean Slate Program at Stanford, which with Martin Casado and Scott Shenker led to "Software Defined Networking". He co-founded Nicira (now part of VMware), Abrizio and Nemo ("Network Memory", now part of Cisco), as well as ONF, ON.Lab and P4.org. In 2013 he co-founded Barefoot Networks, where he is Chairman and Chief Scientist. His current passion is to move the network data-plane from fixed-function hardware up and into software where it belongs. He hopes this will foster much faster innovation in networking, and finally hand over the keys to those who own and operate networks, to customize them to best suit their needs. Nick is a member of the US National Academy of Engineering (NAE), the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (UK). He received the British Computer Society Lovelace Medal (2005), the IEEE Kobayashi Computer and Communications Award (2009), the ACM Sigcomm Lifetime Achievement Award (2012), and an Honorary Doctorate from ETH (Zurich, 2014).
VP of Operations, the Linux FoundationPhil Robb
Phil Robb
VP of Operations, the Linux Foundation
Speech Abstract: In the past 5 years, the networking industry has seen a rapid progression from disaggregation of the network stack to virtualization of network elements, to the beginnings of new, integrated end-to-end systems. But this time, network operators are demanding feature modularity and the ability to select best of breed at every layer in order to improve overall agility and cost-effectiveness. In this talk, Phil Robb, VP of Operations for the Linux Foundation will provide insights into how open source communities are setting the pace of networking innovation in order to support next-generation technology trends, from the consumer space to IOT.
President of MEFNan Chen
Nan Chen
President of MEF
Nan founded and is President of MEF, a leading standards/certification organization in the networking industry with aggregated member market capitalization of $US 2 trillion. He also co-founded CENX, a pioneer and leader in service orchestration solutions for software defined and virtualized networks. Prior to founding CENX, Nan held executive roles at Atrica (acquired by Nokia) and Bay Networks/SynOptics (acquired by Nortel). Nan has been well-recognized with awards/accolades, including the Leader of the Year in telecom, and one of the 100 Most Influential People in the Industry. In his past life, Nan was a record holder for pole vault at Beijing University.
P4 ChairChanghoon Kim
Changhoon Kim
P4 Chair
VP of Marketing and Ecosystem, ONFTimon Sloane
Timon Sloane
VP of Marketing and Ecosystem, ONF
Timon Sloane is the vice president of marketing and ecosystem of the Open Networking Foundation (ONF) leading the organization’s efforts with SDN standards, skills certification, and membership. In his role as vice president of standards, Timon’s primary focus is to drive activities within the organization relating to the OpenFlow® standard, bridging standards activities and open source initiatives to bring efforts in both areas under a single umbrella. Timon also leads efforts relating to the ONF-Certified SDN Professional (OCSP) Program to build and enhance the worldwide footprint of the ONF’s skills certifications. Timon works closely with current and potential ONF membership to ensure that the full community is working together towards a common goal of accelerating the adoption of SDN.
Senior VP of MEFDan Pitt
Dan Pitt
Senior VP of MEF
Dan Pitt has been a leading voice of the SDNFV movement since its inception. He served as Executive Director of ONF from its public launch in March 2011 until September 2016 and since January 2017 has been Senior Vice President of MEF. He also advises private and public companies to commercialize new ideas and stay abreast of new capabilities. Prior to ONF he ran and advised startup companies in Silicon Valley, Australia, and Canada and served as Dean of Engineering at Santa Clara University. He held executive management roles at Nortel Networks and Bay Networks, developed and managed networking technology and HP and IBM, and taught computer science and electrical engineering at Duke and UNC. He holds a B.S. in mathematics from Duke and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from the University of Illinois.
Senior Research and Development Scientist, APNICGeorge Michaelson
George Michaelson
Senior Research and Development Scientist, APNIC
George Michaelson is currently APNIC’s senior R&D scientist. Recently, he has been working on long-baseline DNS statistics, services logging, audit and analysis, and design and implementation of the Internet Number Resource Certification framework. George is a member of the BCS, and a founder member of the Australian chapter of the Internet Society. He participates regularly in IETF standardization meetings, and co-authors Request For Comment (RFC) documents, technical drafts, and conference and peer-review papers. George graduated from York University in 1982 with a BSc in Computer Science. His career in the United Kingdom and Australia has pursued research and development in computer science, networking, and systems administration.
Founder & President of IPv6 ForumLatif Ladid
Latif Ladid
Founder & President of IPv6 Forum
Founder and President of the IPv6 Forum, (www.ipv6forum.com), Member of 3GPP PCG (Board) since 1999 (www.3gpp.org), co-Chair, ETSI IPv6 Industry Specification Group (including 5G over IPv6) :https://portal.etsi.org/tb.aspx?tbid=827&SubTB=827, IEEE Steering Committee Member: 5G, IoT and SDN, Chair, IEEE ComSoC IoT subcommittee(http://cms.comsoc.org/eprise/main/SiteGen/TC_IOT/Content/Home.html/ ),Vice Chair, IEEE ComSoC SDN-NFV subcommittee:http://cms.comsoc.org/eprise/main/SiteGen/TC_SDN_NFV/Content/Home.html,Emeritus Trustee, Internet Society - ISOC (www.isoc.org), Pv6 Ready & Enabled Logos Program Board (www.ipv6ready.org), Senior Researcher @ SECAN-LAB, University of Luxembourg on multiple European Commission Next Generation Technologies Projects. Member of Future Internet Forum EU Member States (representing Luxembourg), IPv6 Forum Internet Pioneer Award, 2002, IPv6 Life Time Achievement Award, 2016
Chairman at OpenFog ConsortiumHelder Antunes
Helder Antunes
Chairman at OpenFog Consortium
Helder Antunes is Senior Director, Corporate Strategic Innovation Group at Cisco. He is a results-driven technologist and Cisco veteran with more than 28 years of experience in leading product and solution development. In his current position, Mr. Antunes leads a team to identify major technology market disruptions and align them with Cisco’s key market initiatives and business unit strategies. Previously, as managing director of Cisco’s Internet of Things group, he focused on Smart Connected Vehicles, one of the fastest growing market opportunities for the IT sector. Mr. Antunes also works with the Portuguese government on innovation programs including the AICEP internship “INOV Contacto Program” and is a guest lecturer at several Portuguese universities. He also serves as an adviser to the Regional Government of the Azores, Portugal. Mr. Antunes has received many awards for his work at Cisco and with the Portuguese government including the COTEC Portuguese Diaspora Entrepreneurial Innovation Award (multiple years).
Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (UK) , Fellow of IEEEJiangzhou Wang
Jiangzhou Wang
Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (UK) , Fellow of IEEE
Jiangzhou Wang is currently a Professor and the former Head of the School of Engineering and Digital Arts at the University of Kent, UK. He has authored over 250 papers in international journals and conferences in the area of wireless mobile communications and three books. He is a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (UK) (英国皇家工程院院士), Fellow of IEEE, and Fellow of IET. He received the Best Paper Award from IEEE GLOBECOM2012 and was an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer from 2013 to 2014. He is the Technical Program Chair of IEEE ICC2019, Shanghai. He was the Executive Chair of IEEE ICC2015, London and the TPC Chair of IEEE WCNC2013. He was an Editor for a number of international journals including IEEE Transactions on Communications from 1998 to 2013. His research interests include distributed antenna systems and C-RAN, NOMA, massive MIMO and beamforming, D2D and vehicular communications, and emergency communications.
Director of BT Connect Practice AMEANeal Gerber
Neal Gerber
Director of BT Connect Practice AMEA
Head of Network Virtualization Strategy & Technology in TelefonicaAntonio Jose Elizondo Armengol
Antonio Jose Elizondo Armengol
Head of Network Virtualization Strategy & Technology in Telefonica
Since 1998 Antonio is working in Telefónica I+D, the Research and Development company of the Telefónica group. His areas of expertise include IP network architecture, NFV and SDN technologies, traffic analysis, QoS, network planning and dimensioning, routing and network performance, and techno-economic analysis. He is head of the virtualization strategy and technology area within the Telefónica Global CTO unit since 2013, coordinating the efforts of Telefónica in defining and standardizing NFV technologies and leading the team that has developed the NFV reference implementation lab and launched OpenMano as an Open Source project. Now the team is fully involved in a community open source project hosted in ETSI, OSM (Open Source MANO), where OpenMano is part of it. Antonio earned a Master's degree in Telecommunications Engineering at the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) in 2000 and a Master's degree in Economics at the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED) in 2005.
Chief Technology Advisor, Turk TelekomMustafa Ergen
Mustafa Ergen
Chief Technology Advisor, Turk Telekom
Mustafa Ergen is professor in Istanbul Technical University and Chief Technology Advisor in Türk Telekom. He recently founded venture-funded startup Ambeent.ai to focus 5G WiFi. Previously, Mustafa co-founded Silicon Valley startup WiChorus Inc. to focus on 4G technologies and company is successfully acquired by Tellabs. Previously, he was a National Semiconductor Fellow [now TI] at the University of California Berkeley, where he co-founded the Distributed Sensing Lab, focusing on statistical sensor intelligence and vehicular communication. Mustafa completed four programs from UC Berkeley: PhD and MS degrees in electrical engineering, MA degree from international studies and MOT program from HAAS Business School. His BS is from electrical engineering as valedictorian from Orta Doğu Technical University. Prof. Ergen has more than 39 patent applications, many publications and authored few books: “Mobile Broadband” and “Multi-Carrier Digital Communications” are about wireless communications and published by Springer. 移动宽带系统——包括WiMAX和LTE is published by PHEI. Last one is about entrepreneurship and titled “Girişimci Kapital: Silikon Vadisi Tarihi ve Startup Ekonomisi” and published by KUY. Prof. Ergen serves in 5GPPP/Networld2020/Celtic Plus of EU R&D programs and advisor at Berkeley Program on Entrepreneurship and Development. He is also an adjunct professor at Koç Universit and served in the board of trustees of TOBB University of Economics and Technology.
Executive Research Engineer, NTT DOCOMO, Inc.Kazuaki OBANA
Kazuaki OBANA
Executive Research Engineer, NTT DOCOMO, Inc.
NTT DOCOMO is a leading vanguard in the SDN and NFV commercial service and R&D, and Kazuaki OBANA has been doing R&D in NTT DOCOMO for almost 20 years, with current focus on the research of SDN and NFV related network solutions.
PCCW AVP New TechnologiesShahar Steiff
Shahar Steiff
PCCW AVP New Technologies
Shahar has joined PCCW Global in 2001 and has served in various sales, pre-sales product development and management roles. In his current assignment Shahar explores the applicability of new technologies to PCCW Global’s current and future product portfolio. Shahar represents PCCW Global in numerous Standard bodies such as MEF, ONAP, NGMN, TM Forum and others with focus on inter-carrier operation standardization. 
Shahar has been involved in the international telecoms arena for over 20 years and has seen the progress from traditional connectivity technologies through to today’s automation and orchestration through software. Prior to his current role in PCCW Global Shahar has worked for Teleglobe Inc. and for NetVision, an Israeli ISP. Shahar is also a board member of MEF and a Co-Chair of the MEF LSO Committee.
Vice President Research & Development, PCCW GlobalYiannis Giokas
Yiannis Giokas
Vice President Research & Development, PCCW Global
Yiannis Giokas is an entrepreneur and expert in cybersecurity, analytics and telecoms. He is particularly interested in initiatives related to IoT security and blockchain. Today, he serves as VP of Research and Development for PCCW Global, HKT's international arm. Prior to that, he was the Founder & CEO of Crypteia Networks, which was acquired by PCCW Global in October 2014. Following that, He took over the role of VP of Cybersecurity with PCCW Global. He also served in a number of executive positions in system integration, consulting and banking sectors within the broader ICT domain."
ETSI NFV TST Working Group ChairPierre Lynch
Pierre Lynch
ETSI NFV TST Working Group Chair
Pierre Lynch has been working in the network testing industry since the beginning of his 20 year career. He is currently the chair of the TST working group at the ETSI NFV ISG, and also chair of the OPS working group at the Small Cell Forum. Pierre is a Lead Technologist in the Ixia Solutions Group, Keysight Technologies
Chairman, Director Strategy and Business Development at AT&T ChinaZhu Jun
Zhu Jun
Chairman, Director Strategy and Business Development at AT&T China
朱军先生于2013年加入AT&T中国,任战略及业务发展总监负责中国战略及合资企业上海信天通信有限公司的战略与发展,并于2014年任AT&T(中国)有限公司董事长,同时任上海信天通信有限公司监事。 此前,他曾担任MCI中国办事处首席代表和威瑞森电信中国区总经理,负责销售、政府关系及市场开拓。也曾在邮电部外事司、邮电翻译服务公司及邮电部数据通信技术研究所任职。 朱军从业电信35年,历经科研、国企公司、政府部门和外资企业,有丰富的电信阅历和外企的管理经验。多年来,他亲历了中国电信业的改革、演进及发展并目睹了中国运营商与国际运营商间的日益增长的紧密合作。作为业内资深人士,他对中国电信市场有深入广泛地体验和见解。 朱军拥有北京邮电大学数字通信专业学士学位和英国埃塞克斯大学电信系统硕士学位。
Board Member of WIDE Project, Executive Director of Japan v6PCHiroshi Esaki
Hiroshi Esaki
Board Member of WIDE Project, Executive Director of Japan v6PC
Hiroshi Esaki Ph.D received the B.E. and M.E. degrees from Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, in 1985 and 1987, respectively. And, he received Ph.D from The University of Tokyo, Japan, in 1998. In 1987, he joined Research and Development Center, Toshiba Corporation. From 1990 to 1991, he has been at Applied Research Laboratory of Bellcore Inc., New Jersey (USA), as a residential researcher. From 1994 to 1996, he has been at CTR (Center for Telecommunication Research) of Columbia University in New York (USA). During his staying at Columbia University, he has proposed the CSR architecture, that is the origin of Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS), to the IETF and to the ATM Forum. From 1996 to 1998, he has conducted the CSR project in Toshiba, as a chief architect. Since 1997, he has involved in the IPv6 research and development at the WIDE project. He is a co-founder of series of IPv6 special project in the WIDE project, i.e.: KAME project ; IPv6 protocol stack for BSD UNIX TAHI project ; IPv6 test and evaluation specification and tools USAGI project ; IPv6 protocol stack for Linux Regarding the research/development/deployment for the IPv6, he has been very tightly and closely working with Prof. Jun Murai, who has been a political and technical advisor for the Japanese cabinet for more than 15 years. He is an executive director of IPv6 promotion council, which is cross ministry and cross industry council to promote the IPv6 technology. As the activities of IPv6 promotion council, he has established the following working groups, that are aiming to explore and to deploy the IPv6 as the professional and business operation. Since 2003, he has started the introduction of TCP/IP and Internet Framework into the facility system, which is now identified as SmartGrid, Smart Building, Smart Campus or Smart City. He successfully standardized the TCP/IP based architectural framework as IEEE1888 in IEEE, and proposing to NIST SGIP CoS (Catalogue of Standard) in US and to ISO/IEC JTC1 SC6. He is a vice chair of Japan Network Information Center (JPNIC), since 2006, and has served as an IPv6 Forum Fellow and chair of IPv6 Ready Logo Program Commitee. From 2006 to 2010, he served as Board of Trustee for Internet Society. He is a director of WIDE Project since 2010, director of Japan Data Center Council since 2009, and director of Green University of Tokyo Project, which is one of the important and killer application of IoT for 21st century, since 2008.
Professor of Keio University, Representative of WIDEAkira Kato
Akira Kato
Professor of Keio University, Representative of WIDE
Head of 5G Business Modelling & Analysis, NOKIAAthul Prasad
Athul Prasad
Head of 5G Business Modelling & Analysis, NOKIA
Dr. Athul Prasad is an experienced senior manager, researcher, innovator and technologist, with a passion for change through disruptive innovations. He has worked with various telcos such as Huawei, Nokia, and NEC, in research, business management and product development for 10+ years in various roles. Currently, he is part of Nokia’s end-to-end 5G leadership program and is the Head of 5G Business Modeling & Analysis, based in Helsinki, Finland. He has also contributed to the 5G-PPP phase-2 flagship project on multicast/broadcast called 5G-Xcast, as the technical manager of the project. His research interests include technology enablers for end-to-end 5G system especially in new verticals and markets such as media & entertainment, and is always on the lookout for disruptive technology innovations in 5G which drives value creation within the ecosystem. He is the co-author and co-inventor for over 90 international publications, patent applications (including granted patents), technical reports and standards contributions. He has won the best paper award at IEEE VTC-Spring 2013, best 5G paper award at IEEE BMSB 2018 and was the best paper finalist at IEEE 5G World Forum 2018. He received his Masters', M.Sc. (Tech.) (with distinction) and Doctoral, D.Sc. (Tech) degrees in Communications Engineering from Aalto University, and is pursuing the one-year Executive Education (LEAD) Program on Corporate Innovation from Stanford University's Graduate School of Business.
R&D Expert at OrangeSławomir KUKLINSKI
Sławomir KUKLINSKI
R&D Expert at Orange
Dr Sławomir KUKLINSKI received his PhD with honours from Warsaw University of Technology in 1994, and since then, he is Assistant Professor there. He teaches mobile and wireless systems. From 2003 he has also been working for Orange Polska as Research Expert focused on mobile and wireless systems with emphasis to self-managed and cognitive solutions. At present, he works intensively on network slicing. As a principal investigator he led many national research projects and was involved in many international projects, including FP6 MIDAS, FP7 EFIPSANS, FP7 4WARD, FP7 ProSense, Celtic COMMUNE, he coordinated Polish-Luxembourgish project on Cognitive SDN (CoSDN). At present, he is involved EU-Japan project 5G!Pagoda and EU-China project 5G-Drive. He was working on SDN standardization in ITU-T (Study Group 13) and now is involved in IETF and ITU-T activities on network slicing. Slawomir Kukliński has published more than 50 conference and journal papers, served as a member of TPC of many conferences and gave several invited keynotes.
Facebook Director of Software Engineering, OCP Networking Project Co-LeadOmar Baldonado
Omar Baldonado
Facebook Director of Software Engineering, OCP Networking Project Co-Lead
Senior Staff System Engineer at LinkedInFranck Martin
Franck Martin
Senior Staff System Engineer at LinkedIn
Franck Martin has been postmaster at LinkedIn from 2011 till 2017. He spent nearly 20 years in Fiji where he worked extensively with 20 or so Pacific Islands countries. He was trustee at the Internet Society 2006-2009, members of the Pacific Islands and San Francisco Chapters. He has deployed a few ISPs in Tuvalu, Fiji and Samoa as well as established two ccTLDs dot KI (Kiribati) and dot NR (Nauru). He has worked on the DMARC.org specification, deployed it at LinkedIn and he is promoting email authentication technologies and policies. He is currently working towards building an IPv6-only data center at LinkedIn. He is also active in the alternative electronic music scene in San Francisco. He has released several electronica albums under his name.
Staff Network Engineer at LinkedInMarijana Novakovic
Marijana Novakovic
Staff Network Engineer at LinkedIn
Marijana Novakovic is Staff Network Engineer at LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network on Internet with more than 500 million members in over 200 countries and territories. She manages interconnection strategy globally for LinkedIn including transit, transport, peering, POP deployment and performance on the edge. On the network engineering side, she is involved in backbone modelling, BGP scale, edge security, IPv6 and self-healing networks. Her current contribution to the Internet community includes: Board of Directors at GPF (Global Peering Forum), PC co-chair at APRICOT (Asia Pacific Regional Internet Conference on Operational Technologies) and committee member of INEX (Internet Neutral Exchange). She is actively involved in Women-In-Tech and a regular participant of Grace Hopper and Women of Silicon Valley conferences.
3GPP TSG-RAN Vice Chairman,NTT DOCOMO ManagerSatoshi Nagata
Satoshi Nagata
3GPP TSG-RAN Vice Chairman,NTT DOCOMO Manager
Satoshi Nagata received his B.E. and M.E. degrees from Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, in 2001 and 2003, respectively. In 2003, he joined NTT DOCOMO, INC. He worked for the research and development for wireless access technologies for LTE, LTE-Advanced. He is currently a senior research engineer working for 5G and 3GPP standardization. He had contributed to 3GPP over 10 years, and contributed 3GPP TSG-RAN WG1 as a vice chairman during November 2011 to August 2013, and also contributed as a chairman during August 2013 to August 2017. He is currently a vice chairman of 3GPP TSG-RAN since March 2017.
R&D Expert at VTT FinlandTao Chen
Tao Chen
R&D Expert at VTT Finland
Dr. Tao Chen has been working in the telecom industry in Europe and China for more than twenty years. He is a seasoned project coordinator, senior researcher and enthusiastic innovator in wide areas of telecommunications. He has successfully turned research ideas into large projects and secured the funding for over 20 m€. He has long experience in coordinating large R&D projects in Europe. He initiated and coordinated the H2020 COHERENT project during 2015-2018. The project is one of first EU 5G PPP projects. He initiated and serves as the technical manager of the EU-China 5G collaborative project 5G-DRIVE, which is collaborated with the large 5G trial project led by China Mobile. In the past, he was very active to promote international research collaboration. He helped set up the 5G academic collaboration program between Finland and China, which involved over 20 top universities and research institutes. Dr. Chen is the guest editor of IEEE Communications Magazine, IEEE Access, and was the founder and editor-in-chief of EAI Transactions on Cognitive Communications. He is the member of 5G PPP Steering Board, and the adjunct professor at University of Jyväskylä.
Linux Foundation Networking Executive director of LFN, GM of Networking and Orchestration at the Linux FoundationArpit Joshipura
Arpit Joshipura
Linux Foundation Networking Executive director of LFN, GM of Networking and Orchestration at the Linux Foundation
Arpit Joshipura brings over 25 years of networking expertise and vision to The Linux Foundation, with technical depth and business breadth. He has instrumented and led major industry disruptions across enterprises, carriers, and cloud architectures, including IP, broadband, optical, mobile, routing, switching, L4-7, cloud, disaggregation, SDN/NFV, and open networking, and has been an early evangelist for open source. Arpit has served as CMO/VP in startups and larger enterprises, including Prevoty, Dell/Force10, Ericsson/Redback, ONI/CIENA, and BNR/Nortel, leading strategy, product management, marketing, engineering, and technology standards functions.
Associate Director, BCGHeinz Thorsten Bernold
Heinz Thorsten Bernold
Associate Director, BCG
Heinz is an Associate Director in the Zurich office of The Boston Consulting Group. He is a core member of BCG's Technology, Media and Telecommunication practice area and is also a core member of the firm's network excellence and auction topic areas. He has nearly twenty years of combined industry and management consulting experience in telecommunications. He is an expert on fixed and mobile network evolution and regularly speaks on conferences on topics such as 5G and IoT. Before joining BCG, Heinz worked at Swisscom as Head of Strategy & Innovation responsible for Network, IT & Wholesale business.
Turk Telekom IT Senior ArchitectOguzhan Ceylan
Oguzhan Ceylan
Turk Telekom IT Senior Architect
Working in Turk Telekom, as an IT Senior Architect, mainly focused on Cloud Technologies, BigData Trends, SDN/NFV Projects and is a strict collaborator of all Open Source and CNCF products. Responsible for presenting Turk Telekom as a member of Technical Advisory Council in LinuxFoundation and also member of End User Advisory Team at ONAP. Also a high Kubernetes fan
Infrastructure and Development Director, APNICChe-Hoo Cheng
Che-Hoo Cheng
Infrastructure and Development Director, APNIC
Che-Hoo joined APNIC in April 2017. His current responsibilities at APNIC include training, technical assistance, security outreach, infrastructure services and technical community support. Before APNIC, Che-Hoo was in charge of Hong Kong Internet eXchange (HKIX) and the university IT infrastructure at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). He has accumulated over 30 years of experience and knowledge of Internet and IT infrastructure and human connections through services for APNIC Executive Council, .ASIA TLD (Top Level Domain) application and .ASIA Board, Level 3 Asia, FLAG Telecom Asia, APIX, .HK, Hong Kong Academic and Research Network (HARNET), HKISPA, ISOC-HK, HKNOG, APRICOT-APAN 2011 in Hong Kong and APAN 42 in Hong Kong.
Director of Information Network Expert Group, Communications Science and Technology Committee of MIIT, China Institute of Communications Standing DirectorZhao Huiling
Zhao Huiling
Director of Information Network Expert Group, Communications Science and Technology Committee of MIIT, China Institute of Communications Standing Director
She was once the deputy director of Research Institute of Telecommunications Transmission of Ministry of Information Industry; member of National 863 Program Communications Theme Group; vice chairman of National IP and Multimedia standard research institute, once was two time committee member of national youth union; national government allowance, awarded the title of youth expert with outstanding contributions by the national Ministry of Personnel; elected as first batch of new century hundreds of millions professional engineering national candidate. She’s published approximate of a hundred papers, published 12 Technical monographs; won one first level prize of national key project, one second level prize of national science and technology advancement, one first level prize, two second level prizes and six third level prizes of ministry level science and technology advancement.
Research Fellow, The Institute of Acoustics, CASHou Ziqiang
Hou Ziqiang
Research Fellow, The Institute of Acoustics, CAS
1958年北京大学物理系毕业。曾担任声学所所长,中科院副秘书长、秘书长,现任中国科学院声学研究所研究员,中科院深圳科健集团董事长,中国科健股份有限公司董事长,中国网通公司首席科学顾问,国家广电总局高级顾问和上海、深圳等政府信息化高级顾问。
Chief Scientist, Network Technology Research Institute, China UnicomTang Xiongyan
Tang Xiongyan
Chief Scientist, Network Technology Research Institute, China Unicom
博士,高级工程师,北京邮电大学电信工程学院兼职教授。1967年11月出生,1989年在北京航空航天大学获电子工程学士学位,1994年在北京邮电大学获光纤通信方向的博士学位,1994年至1996年在新加坡南洋理工大学做博士后,1996年至1997年为德国柏林工业大学洪堡基金研究员。从1990年至1997年,主要从事高速光纤传输的研究工作,承担过国家“863”及国家“八五”攻关等多项科研任务。1998年至今,在从事技术管理工作的同时,主要进行宽带通信网络及电信战略研究,历任北京电信研究与发展中心通信系统部主任、北京市电信局科技处副处长、中国电信集团北京市电信公司副总工程师,现任中国网络通信集团企业发展部副总经理。在宽带网、传输网与接入网等方面积累了丰富的理论与实践经验,主持过北京多项重大通信工程的技术工作。作为第一作者在国内外发表学术论文60多篇。研究生的招生方向是宽带通信网络,在研究生培养上将充分体现理论与实践相结合的原则,为学生实践能力的训练提供良好的条件。
Deputy Director of China Telecom Beijing Research InstituteChen Yunqing
Chen Yunqing
Deputy Director of China Telecom Beijing Research Institute
Yunqing Chen, born in December 1964, professorate senior engineer. At present, he is the Vice Dean of China Telecom Corpotation Limited Beijing Research Institute, the deputy team leader of science and technology committee data network technology and application professional group of China Telecom Group, and the Vice President of China Communications Standards Association TC1. He graduated from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications in July 1989, majored in communication and electronic system, Master degree in engineering. He got iMBA degree from University of Hong Kong in December 2008. He won national Government Special Allowance of year 2008. He’s been engaged in broadband communication networking technology and service research for a long time. Since 2002 joined China Telecom, he’s responsible for many group major R&D projects. Now his research focuses on broadband IP networking, next generation internet and associated added-value application areas.
Deputy General Manager of China Mobile Research InstituteYang Zhiqiang
Yang Zhiqiang
Deputy General Manager of China Mobile Research Institute
曾任中国移动技术部副部长,现任中国移动研究院副院长,物联网专家委员会副主任委员等。毕业于北京邮电大学。
Director of China Mobile Network InstituteTechnology at China Mobile Research InstituteDuan Xiaodong
Duan Xiaodong
Director of China Mobile Network InstituteTechnology at China Mobile Research Institute
毕业于南京邮电大学,先后在中国移动通信集团公司研发中心及研究院从事技术研发工作,现任中国移动研究院网络所所长。多年从事IP网络,下一代互联网(CNGI),数据业务管理及移动互联网等方面研究开发工作。多次获得国家和集团公司的奖励,曾经先后获得国家科技进步二等奖,中国通信学会进步一等奖,通信标准化协会及多次移动集团科技进步奖。目前主要从事IP网络,下一代互联网、移动互联网及分布式业务网络工作,并长期从事标准化和超前研究,推动在3Gpp/ITU成立了多个工作组,长期负责公司IETF标准化工作,完成多项RFC。
Director of China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute SDN / NFV Innovation CenterHe Gang
He Gang
Director of China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute SDN / NFV Innovation Center
Ph.D,Professorate Senior Engineer He has served China Unicom Research and Design Institute Network Technology Research Deputy Chief Engineer,China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute Network Technology Research Senior Specialist,China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute Director of SDN / NFV Innovation Center. He takes charge of Network architecture and planning,SDN / NFV Standard and Open Source Technology,SDN / NFV solutions,Development of SDN / NFV System.
Deputy General Manager, AI R&D Center and Network Technology Department, China Mobile Research Institute; Vice Chair, Board of Linux Foundation Networking FundWang Yachen 
Wang Yachen 
Deputy General Manager, AI R&D Center and Network Technology Department, China Mobile Research Institute; Vice Chair, Board of Linux Foundation Networking Fund
Vice-Chaiman of ITU-T SG13 IMT-2020/5G Working Party Rapporteur of ITU-T SG13 FMC Question Mr. Wang Yachen is the Deputy Director of Network Technology Dept in China Mobile Research Institute, President of ONAP Open Source in Linux Foundation, and Vice-Chairman of ITU-T SG13 IMT-2020/5G Working Party. Currently he is mainly leading in the research and development of Network evolution, NFV/SDN, 5G network architecture design, Novonet2020 in China Mobile. Mr. Yachen Wang has much experience in international standardization activities and collaborations, and has 13 years working experience in telecommunication network technology areas. He was also leading in several important projects in China Mobile, such as China Mobile Network evolution strategy and roadmap, VoLTE, CDN, Web and IMS convergence, IMS Virtualization, FMC and also enterprise converged communication etc. Mr.Yachen Wang achieved his master degree in computer science at the University of York in UK. He also got his bachelor degree in electronic & information engineering at Nanjing University in China.
Vice Chair, OPNFV BoardDeng Lingli 
Deng Lingli 
Vice Chair, OPNFV Board
Lingli Deng is a Senior Project Manager at China Mobile Research Institute. She obtained her Doctor’s degree in Computer Application Technology from the Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences and joined China Mobile in 2009. She is a core member of the Novonet project which drives SDN/NFV strategy for China Mobile, and has been working on evaluation and introduction of data plane acceleration technology, running the Novonet Testing Lab and planning the SDN/NFV trial network for the company. She is currently serving as the OPNFV Board Vice Chairperson and ONAP TSC Vice Chair.
Director of Open Source Networking Platform and Ecosystem,Network Technology Research Institute, China UnicomZhou Wei
Zhou Wei
Director of Open Source Networking Platform and Ecosystem,Network Technology Research Institute, China Unicom
博士,教授级高工,中国联通网络技术研究院开源网络平台及生态总监。担任工业互联网联盟试验平台组副主席、开放网络基金会(ONF)用例场景委员会委员。先后在Technicolor(原Thomson)北京研究院和中国联通工作,从事物联网系统研发、移动通信标准化技术研究、网络技术战略制定、开源软件和生态合作等。
Diretor of Future Internet Research Institute, CASZhou Xu
Zhou Xu
Diretor of Future Internet Research Institute, CAS
General Managerof of Cloud Security Product Line, TOPSECZhang Fengyu
Zhang Fengyu
General Managerof of Cloud Security Product Line, TOPSEC
He currently works at TOPSEC, leading the company in research and development of a number of traffic and safety analysis systems, and is currently focusing on cloud security and terminal security. He has in-depth study of network security, cloud computing, smart security, massive data processing, etc., with dozens of invention patents. He has repeatedly participated in the national network security research projects in the fields of network security, cloud security, EDR, etc.
Professor of Tishingua UniversityDuan Haixin
Duan Haixin
Professor of Tishingua University
Dr Haixin Duan is a professor at the Institute for Network Science and Cyberspace of Tsinghua University. He was once a visiting scholar at UC Berkeley and a senior scientist in International Computer Science Institute(ICSI). Professor Duan has focused his research on network security for more than 20 years. His recent research interests include security of network protocols, intrusion detection, underground economy detection and etc.. His research results were published in the top security conferences like Security & Privacy, USENIX Security, CCS and NDSS. One of his research won Distinguished Paper Award of NDSS 2016. Prof. Duan won the Excellence Talent Award for Cybersecurity 2016(one of ten awardees from both academia and industry in China).
Professor of Beijing University of Posts and TelecommunicationsFeng Zhiyong
Feng Zhiyong
Professor of Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Feng Zhiyong received the B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT), China. Now she is a professor at BUPT and the Director of Key Laboratory of Universal Wireless Communications, Ministry of Education, China. She received Outstanding Young Researcher Award from Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), the leading innovative talent in the group of young and middle age working in science and technology. Currently, she is serving as Associate Editors-in-Chief for China Communications, and a technological advisor for NGMN. She is a senior member of IEEE, vice chair of the Information and Communication Test Committee of the Chinese Institute of Communications. Her main research interests include the wireless network architecture design, wireless network virtualization for 5G, spectrum sensing and dynamic spectrum management. The research of Zhiyong is supported by NSFC, National Basic Research Program (973 Program), National High-tech R&D Program (863 Program), 7th Framework Programme (FP7) of EU, etc. She has published 4 books, 62 journal papers and 127 conference papers. She was granted 65 invention patents. Her 40 proposals were accepted by international standardization organizations. She has contributed 4 ITU and IEEE standards, and 3 WRC resolutions. She was granted some awards, including the Second Prize of State Technological Invention Award, the Second Prize of China Institute of Communications Science and Technology Award.
Director of China Telecom Technology Innovation CenterMei Chengli
Mei Chengli
Director of China Telecom Technology Innovation Center
Chengli Mei received his Ph.D degree from Shanghai Jiaotong University. He is a director and a professorate senior engineer of China Telecom Technology Innovation Center. His research interests focus on the standardization and techniques of mobile communication networks, especially in the area of network evolution and service deployment.
Manager of Network and Information Security Research lab of Security Technology Department In China Mobile Research InstituteSu Li
Su Li
Manager of Network and Information Security Research lab of Security Technology Department In China Mobile Research Institute
Doctor, senior engineer, Certified Information Systems Security Professional. He has 14 years’ experience in the field of security. In China Mobile Research Institute, he is the manager of Network and Information Security Research lab, and also holds the position of vice-director researcher of Security technology Department. His research interests include smart card security, network security and information security.
Director of Lab 2025, China Telecom Beijing Research InstituteLiang Wei
Liang Wei
Director of Lab 2025, China Telecom Beijing Research Institute
He is also the Assistant Director of Cloud Computing and Big Data Business Unit. He engaged in product development in areas such as cloud computing, blockchain, and artificial intelligence; studied and evaluated the value and impact of new technologies on operators. He had worked at Huawei 2012 Lab (Hong Kong) and PetroChina Data Center (Beijing), and has extensive experience in cloud data centers, communications networks, software development and international standards. He finished his Dr. and postdoctoral degrees from the CAS Institute of Computing.
Chair, Modeling Subcommittee, ONAPDeng Hui
Deng Hui
Chair, Modeling Subcommittee, ONAP
Hui DENG obtained his Doctor degree from Dept. Computer Science and Technology at Tsinghua University in 2002. He worked as chief researcher in Hitachi (China) R&D Cooperation from 2002 to 2007, and worked as Principal staff between 2007 and 2016 in China Mobile. He joined Huawei and working on NFV related topic quite recently. He acted as the co-chair of IETF MIF working group. And he was the board of director of WBA(Wireless Broadband Alliance) between 2012-2014, acted as the board of director of OPNFV between 2014-2016 and 1st board of chairman of OPEN-O project in Linux Foundation. He is current chair of modeling subcommittee, PTL of modeling project, standard coordinator of ONAP
Open Data Center Committee Network Working Group LeaderYang Zhihua
Yang Zhihua
Open Data Center Committee Network Working Group Leader
Professor of Tsinghua UniversityBi Jun
Bi Jun
Professor of Tsinghua University
毕业于清华大学计算机系,获博士、硕士、学士学位。现任清华大学网络研究院网络体系结构和IPv6研究室主任、教授、博士生导师。应邀成为ONF Research Associate,下一代互联网产业联盟SDN与开放网络专委会常务副主任委员。研究领域为互联网体系结构和协议、未来互联网、网络路由和IPv6等。主持多项国家科技支撑计划、国家863、国家自然科学基金、国家发改委CNGI、教育部博士点基金、国际合作研究基金、信产部、北京市以及清华大学科研项目,其中一些成果达到国际领先或国际先进水平。曾担任国家863 “网络与通信技术” 十二五规划组专家、“十二五”重大专项“国家宽带网”编写组专家、国家 “十一五”科技支撑计划项目“可信任互联网”总体组专家、科技部“十一五”重大专项“高可信互联网”规划组专家、国家重大科技基础设施中长期规划“国家信息网络创新基础设施”编写组成员。先后担任多份国际学术期刊的编委和ICNP等二十多个国际学术会议的技术程序委员会主席或委员。亚洲未来互联网学会(AsiaFI)主席,中国计算机学会互联网专委会和服务计算专业委员会委员,北京通信信息学会理事,北京市优联网协会副理事长,国家科技奖励和科研项目评审专家。美国计算机学会(ACM)高级会员,中国计算机学会高级会员,中国通信学会高级会员。曾获得国家科技进步二等奖、教育部技术发明一等奖、中国通信学会科学技术一等奖和二等奖、2008年中国高校十大科技进展等奖励,入选教育部“新世纪优秀人才支持计划”、被北京市委市政府授予“北京市优秀青年知识分子”。
Professor of Beijing University of Posts and TelecommunicationsMa Yan
Ma Yan
Professor of Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
He has been teaching and doing research in the field of computer network and telecommunications. He has participated in the construction and operation of China Education and Research Network (CERNET) and CERNET2. He actively involved in the ICT development of Asia and Pacific region, he is the IPv6WG chair of APAN, board member of AsiaFI.
Director Information Security Dept, 360Gao Xuefeng
Gao Xuefeng
Director Information Security Dept, 360
Head of the information security department, Ph.D. candidate at Universityof Science & Technology China. He is currently responsible for the overall defense of business and internal security of the 360 group and holding companies. Has been studied and engaged in the Cyber security field for15 years, has been participated in security development, network security, system security, mobile security, security architecture design, from Integrated and systematic building security defense system has a wealth of experience in cyber security field.
The Third Research Institute of The Ministry of Public Security Research AssistantTang Di
Tang Di
The Third Research Institute of The Ministry of Public Security Research Assistant
男,博士,助理研究员,毕业于美国密歇根州立大学,现工作于公安部第三研究所博士后工作站。主要从事车载信息安全、个人信息安全等相关领域的理论、测试评估方法、标准和工具的研究。承担参与了中国博士后基金面上项目、国家级重点实验室高等学校人才创新引智项目、国家标准研究项目、美国国家自然基金(NSF)、上海市科委项目、公安部理论及软科学研究计划等课题的研究。在国内外一流期刊和会议发表文章20多篇,SCI检索10余篇,承担与参与国家与行业编制标准10余项。国际标准组织ISO信息安全分组SC27信息安全测评组专家。担任IEEE Trustcom 2014、IEEE ICNC 2017、IEEE ICNC 2018国际会议技术委员会委员。
Senior Engineer of Cloud Computing at Intelligent Network Center, China UnicomZhang Yan
Zhang Yan
Senior Engineer of Cloud Computing at Intelligent Network Center, China Unicom
Ph.D., senior engineer, graduated from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications in 2014, and then continued the researches at the postdoctoral work station of China Unicom, published 10 papers and 2 patents. Now he serves in SDN/NFV innovation center of China Unicom network technology research institute, the main research directions are: SDN/NFV, cloud data center network, etc., currently participating in research projects such as “Research of China Unicom network architecture evolution”, etc.
Professor of Tsinghua University CS DepartmentCui Yong
Cui Yong
Professor of Tsinghua University CS Department
Professor at the Computer Science Department in Tsinghua University, Deputy Director of Networking Technology Institute. Co-chairing an IETF WG, he served or serves at the editorial boards on IEEE TPDS, IEEE TCC, IEEE Network and IEEE Internet Computing. He published over 100 papers with several Best Paper Awards and 7 Internet standard documents (RFC). His research interests include mobile computing and network architecture.
Senior VP of Lenovo CloudGao Zhiguo
Gao Zhiguo
Senior VP of Lenovo Cloud
15年ICT行业经验,曾就职于IBM,SAP以及联想全球基础设施服务部,是业界顶级的技术和企业架构专家,拥有20+全球专利和国际学术论文,目前带领联想云下一代基础设施和平台业务,助力企业实现数字化转型和提供新型应用负载的最佳平台。
Center Director ,Network Evolution & Planning Center, China Telecom Beijing Research InstituteLi Chen
Li Chen
Center Director ,Network Evolution & Planning Center, China Telecom Beijing Research Institute
Self Introduction: Chen Li,Senior Engineer,Center Director ,Network Evolution & Planning Center,China Telecom Beijing Research Institute. Research Direction: New Technologies include SDN/NFV and technologies and applications of IPv6. Projects: Leading the research of virtulization in metro networks of China Telecom and publishing the specification of vBRAS of China Telecom, and have participated in 3 National major projects.
Director of National Engineering Laboratory of Next Generation Internet Interconnection Equipment, Professor of Beijing Jiaotong UniversityZhang Hongke
Zhang Hongke
Director of National Engineering Laboratory of Next Generation Internet Interconnection Equipment, Professor of Beijing Jiaotong University
北京交通大学博士生导师、教授,两期国家“973”项目首席科学家,首批新世纪国家“百千万人才工程”国家级人选,享受国务院政府特殊津贴,中国电子学会理事,中国通信学会理事,北京通信学会副理事长,首届IEEE未来信息网络国际会议大会主席等。
MEC Manager at 5G Innovation Center, China Unicom Network Technology Research InstituteChen Dan
Chen Dan
MEC Manager at 5G Innovation Center, China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute
Chen Dan, Ph.D, Senior Engineer. She received the B.S. degree in information science and engineering from Shandong University, Shandong, China, in 2007 and the Ph.D. degree in information and communication engineering from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications(BUPT), Beijing, China, in 2012. From 2010 to 2011, she was a Visiting Scholar at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. She is currently the MEC Project Manager in 5G Innovation Center, Network Technology Research Institute (NRTI) of China Unicom, responsible for the research of 5G Network Architecture、Edge Computing、C/U Split、Common Service API and Network Capability Exposure Platform, etc. She has published over 20 papers in international journals and conferences indexed by SCI/EI, such as IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC)、IEEE Trans. Vehicular Technology、GLOBECOM、ICC, etc. She has applied or granted over 20 technical patents in 4G/5G wireless communications.
Director of IoT Research Center, Network Technology Research Institute, China UnicomHu Yun
Hu Yun
Director of IoT Research Center, Network Technology Research Institute, China Unicom
Senior Engineer of Network Security Center, China Unicom Network Technology Research InstituteMa Zheng
Ma Zheng
Senior Engineer of Network Security Center, China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute
Mainly engaged in network security system planning, network security solutions for research and development and evolution of network security and other aspects of work.
NFV Expert, Department of Network Technology, China Mobile Research InstituteChen Jiayuan
Chen Jiayuan
NFV Expert, Department of Network Technology, China Mobile Research Institute
Chen Jiayuan received her PhD degree in Electronic and Electrical Engineering from University College London(UCL). Since 2011, she has been affiliated with China Mobile Research Institute and become a key team member of the corporate NFV project. She took a leading role in NFV technology and strategy study. Now She is in charge of NFV field trial and commercialization.
Product Director of Cellular IoT, China Mobile IoT Company LimitedXue Yuan
Xue Yuan
Product Director of Cellular IoT, China Mobile IoT Company Limited
10年运营商网络相关工作经验。曾长期就职于国际主流设备商,先后负责Wi-Fi,射频硬件,3G,4G和蜂窝物联网产品线管理工作。加入中移物联网有限公司后,主要负责蜂窝物联网相关的项目管理,产业推广,市场调研和产品研发工作。
IPv6 Key Lab of Beijing Director, China Telecom Beijing Research InstituteXie Chongfeng
Xie Chongfeng
IPv6 Key Lab of Beijing Director, China Telecom Beijing Research Institute
博士,中国电信科技委数据组委员,北京市IPv6重点实验室主任,教授级高级工程师,长期在中国电信进行IPv6的技术及部署应用研究。2001年获得清华大学工学博士学位。研究兴趣包括互联网网络架构、IPv6、目标网、NFV/SDN、网络管理运营等,曾经负责和承担了中国电信多项科研项目,同时也负责了863、CNGI、国家重大专项等多项国家科研项目。2017年获得全球IPv6论坛颁发的 “IPv6世界领袖奖”。
Board Director of Guangzhou Wudao Water Technology co. ltd.Yu Hongzhong
Yu Hongzhong
Board Director of Guangzhou Wudao Water Technology co. ltd.
He graduated from Computer Department of Southeast University in Nanjing, MBA of Wuhan University. He is also the Director of Z-park Internet of Things Industry Alliance NB-IoT Center. Former General Manager of China Telecom Huangshi Branch, Deputy Director of Huangshi City Commission of Economy and Information Technology, Director of Bureau of Huangshi Big Data.
CMCC 5GC Research EngineerLiu Chao
Liu Chao
CMCC 5GC Research Engineer
Liu Chao, China Mobile Research Institute 5G core network researcher, engaged in GSM, TDSCDMA, TDLTE, 5G packet core network of technical research and standardization of research work for a long term. He has a lot of network construction and maintenance experience, is the main drafters of China Mobile Packet Core Network Equipment Enterprise Standard, and one of the key members of the 5G core network standardization team. His many proposals have been written into international standards and more than 20 patents are invented.
AIS Senior Expert, AlibabaCao Jie
Cao Jie
AIS Senior Expert, Alibaba
China Telecom Beijing Research Institute CORD ExpertXiong Xiaoming
Xiong Xiaoming
China Telecom Beijing Research Institute CORD Expert
More than ten years of research experience in the field of communication networks, he has been engaged in data networks and international operations planning, telecommunications products and application platform development, and datacenter infrastructure deployment. At present, he is focusing on the evolution of the next generation communication network architecture, participating in the pilot deployment of NFV and DC, and leading the special planning of China Telecom CORD.
Director of IoT Technology Product Line, China telecom Beijing instituteHu Jie
Hu Jie
Director of IoT Technology Product Line, China telecom Beijing institute
中国电信北京研究院物联技术产品线总监,北京研究院专业专家,中国电信集团行业应用高层次专业人才,承担中国电信集团物联网重点领域研究工作,重点牵头物联网与云计算大数据的跨界融合、软件可定义物联网关、基于区块链的物联网安全、面向特定行业的低功耗广域网应用等课题研究,获得省部级奖励二次并多次作为项目负责人获得中国电信集团科技进步奖,担任ITU、IETF、BBF等多个国际标准组织编辑,出版《虚拟化原理与实现》、《抢滩商用WiFi》等专著。
VP of China Telecom Technology Innovation Center, Deputy Chief Engineer of China Telecom Beijing Research InstituteYang Fengyi
Yang Fengyi
VP of China Telecom Technology Innovation Center, Deputy Chief Engineer of China Telecom Beijing Research Institute
Mr. Yang is the expert group member of national key project --the new generation broadband wireless communication network, Vice Chairman of CCSA TC5., adjunct professor of BUPT. Mr. Yang obtained several prizes from the central government and department of the State Council. He had published 6 books and above 50 papers about 3G and 4G mobile communications . Now , his research interests include mobile communication technology and service application.
Director of China Telecom Beijing Research Institute Cloud Computing Technology R & D CenterWang Feng
Wang Feng
Director of China Telecom Beijing Research Institute Cloud Computing Technology R & D Center
Dr. Feng Wang, professor of engineering, leading talent of zhongguancun national innovation demonstration zone. He was selected as the annual technical person of communications industry and ONF outstanding technical contributor. As the director of china telecom beijing research institute cloud computing technology R & D center, he is responsible for leading cloud computing & SDx key technologies and innovative products development.
Product Director of Network & Information Security Product Line, China Telecom Corporation Limited Beijing Research InstituteTang Hongyu
Tang Hongyu
Product Director of Network & Information Security Product Line, China Telecom Corporation Limited Beijing Research Institute
CISSP(Certified Information Systems Security Professional), PMP(Project Management Professional), System Analyst; expert of Beijing Municipal Science & Technology Commission, expert of Beijing Federation of Trade Unions, Council Member of Network Security Committee of The Beijing Worker's Technical Association;2016 annual technical figures of China Communications Industry. Has been as system operation maintenance director、senior security consultants and technical experts in the operator of the provincial companies and other security companies.
Director of Internet of Vehicles, China Unicom Network Technology Research InstituteLiu Qi
Liu Qi
Director of Internet of Vehicles, China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute
Professor of engineering, is the director of IoV in China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute. The main research fields include IoV, 5G, networks convergence and high accuracy positioning. More than 30 high-level papers have been published in academic journals both at home and abroad, 2 scholarly monographs have been published. And more than 40 patents of invention have been applied. She has undertaken several national major research projects, and has won provincial and ministerial awards, including the science and technology award of China Communications Society, She participated in multiple of major academic exchanges at home and abroad, and delivered speeches.
Telecom Cloud Solution Director,Future Network Research Department,Network Technology Research Institute of China UnicomTong Junjie
Tong Junjie
Telecom Cloud Solution Director,Future Network Research Department,Network Technology Research Institute of China Unicom
Doctor Tong graduated from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications. He is responsible for the technical research of the overall architecture, general equipment, cloud platform, and resource management of the communication cloud in the network cloudization, and has applied for more than ten patents.
OpenFog Consortium Testbed Group ChairZhou Mingtuo
Zhou Mingtuo
OpenFog Consortium Testbed Group Chair
Vice-CTO, Department Head Key Lab of Wireless Sensor Networks and Communications, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai Research Center for Wireless Communications Department of Communication and Computing Ming-Tuo Zhou (Professor) received his PhD degree in 2003. He joined Shanghai Research Center for Wireless Communications (WiCO) and Shanghai Institute of Microsystem and Information Technology (SIMIT), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in September 2016, and now is the vice-chief technology officer and the head of the Department of Communication and Computing. He is now the Chair of OpenFog Consortium Testbed Group. He was a senior research scientist at the Smart Wireless Laboratory of the (Japan) National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) Singapore Representative Office during July 2004 to August 2016, and a research specialist of the Finland Government Program, Asian Institute of Technology during January to June 2004. He has co-authored about 80 technical papers, 6 book chapters, and co-edited two technical books. He was the Technical Co-Editor of IEEE 802.16n and IEEE 802.16.1a, a voting member and technical contributor of IEEE 802.11, 802.15, and 802.16 Working Groups, and a member of the Test and Certification Working Group of Wi-SUN Alliance. He has served as Technical Program Committee member, Finance Chair, Local Arrangement Chair, and Session Chair at more than 40 international conferences including ICC, GLOBECOM, and PIMRC. His current research interests include fog computing, 5G, wireless sensor networks, industrial Internet of things, Industry 4.0, and cyber-physical systems.
Senior Director of Electronic Payment China UnionPayZhou Yu
Zhou Yu
Senior Director of Electronic Payment China UnionPay
复旦大学通信工程硕士,现任中国银联电子支付研究院高级主管,中国计算机学会区块链专委会首批委员。从2015年起,周钰作为银联区块链研究负责人,带领团队开展区块链技术研究,评测体系建设以及应用场景探索等相关工作,先后成功推动与中国银行、光大银行、浦发银行、广发银行、上海银行、京东以及万达等金融和非金机构的合作,在区块链的应用推广方面有丰富的实践经验。
Post-doctor, State Key Laboratory of E-Payment and E-Business, China UnionpayZhou Yongkai
Zhou Yongkai
Post-doctor, State Key Laboratory of E-Payment and E-Business, China Unionpay
Zhou Yongkai, graduated from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 2015. He is now currently doing Post PhD research in State Key Laboratory of E-Payment and E-Business, China Unionpay. His research interest is the application of software defined network into financial datacenter networking and its security.
President of Z-park Internet of Things Industry AllianceWang Zhengwei
Wang Zhengwei
President of Z-park Internet of Things Industry Alliance
President of Z-park Internet of Things Industry Alliance, Director of Z-Park Internet of Things Industry Innovation Centre, Co-founder of Z-Park Internet of Things Industry Foundation. Before he joined ZIOTA, Mr. Wang used to set up the 1st professional IoT Media Magazine in China – “China Information – Internet of Things”. Also, Mr. Wang used to work as Marketing Director Asia Pacific of AT&T and Managing Director the China Branch of one Hong Kong Listed Company. With more than 20 years’ experience in business management, Mr. Wang has abundant knowledge in Communication, Internet, Software and System Integration Industries. Mr. Wang used to be involved in several National level research projects as leader, and received several honors such as the “2006 Innovation Prize of China Government” and the "2006 Top 10 Internet Innovation Prize”
CTO of China Future Internet Engineering CenterLi Zhen
Li Zhen
CTO of China Future Internet Engineering Center
Mainly responsible for the next generation Internet IPv6, SDN, NFV, DNS and other areas of standard research, test design and development work; has many years of rich practical experience in the next generation of Internet test standards development and design, network, application, DNS and other infrastructure upgrade.
Senior Engineer of Global SDN Certified Testing CenterTang Zhijun
Tang Zhijun
Senior Engineer of Global SDN Certified Testing Center
Tang Zhijun takes charge of the testing work in SDN and NFV field. He also developed the SDN testing tool, and organized the 2017 SDNFV testing activity.
CORD Technical Expert and ONF Ambassador, NocsysPhil Huang
Phil Huang
CORD Technical Expert and ONF Ambassador, Nocsys
Phil Huang is Solution Engineer at Edgecore Networks. He is responsible for integration of commercial and open source technology into Edgecore product portfolio. Moreover, he is member of Open Networking Foundation Ambassador Steering Team.
Senior Network Architect, TencentChen Lei
Chen Lei
Senior Network Architect, Tencent
Mainly responsible for Tencent proprietary business and Tencent cloud business network architecture design
ONF ambassador, software Engineer at ITRIChen Jian-Hao
Chen Jian-Hao
ONF ambassador, software Engineer at ITRI
Chen Jian-Hao is software Engineer at ITRI, also a member of ONF ambassador and ONF M-CORD team. Graduate from National Chiao Tung University. Major in SDN and Mobile Edge Computing solution.
ONF AmbassadorOu Chun-Ming
Ou Chun-Ming
ONF Ambassador
Ou Chun-Ming, as a mentor in the ONF”s Ambassador program and technical director of Nocsys. Graduate from National Chiao Tung University. Major in SDN and cloud computing.
Vint Cerf
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Father of the Internet
Widely known as a “Father of the Internet,” Cerf is the co-designer of the TCP/IP protocols and the architecture of the Internet. In December 1997, President Bill Clinton presented the U.S. National Medal of Technology to Cerf and his colleague, Robert E. Kahn, for founding and developing the Internet. In 2004, Cerf was the recipient of the ACM Alan M. Turing award (sometimes called the “Nobel Prize of Computer Science”) and in 2005 he was given the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President George Bush. Cerf began his work at the United States Department of Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) playing a key role in leading the development of Internet and Internet-related data packet and security technologies. Since 2005, he has served as vice president and chief Internet evangelist for Google. In this role, he is responsible for identifying new enabling technologies to support the development of advanced, Internet-based products and services. He is also an active public face for Google in the Internet world. He also served from 2000-2007 as chairman of the board of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), an organization he helped form. Cerf served as founding president of the Internet Society from 1992-1995, and in 1999 served a term as Chairman of the Board.
Wu Hequan
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Academician of CAE
Mr. Wu, born on Jan. 16, 1943 in Guangzhou Province, China; graduated from Wuhan Post and Telecommunications Institute. He is the President of Internet Society of China, Member of Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE), and research fellow of fiber optical transport network and broadband network. He was Vice-President and Chief Engineer of China Academy of Telecommunications Technology, Vice President of Datang Telecom Group in 1997-2003. He was elected Member of the CAE in 1999 and Vice-President since Jun. 2002. Mr. Wu Hequan is one of the pioneers to undertake R&D in the field of digital communications technology in China. As R&D project manager and chief engineer, his project team was the first in the country to successfully develop many telecom equipments and systems, such as PCM30 terminal equipment, FDM/TDM Trans-MUX equipment, STM-1/STM-4 synchronous multiplexing equipments, 155Mb/s and 622Mb/s fiber optical transmission system and SDH demonstration project. He was Director of communications technology experts group of State Hi-tech program (863) in 1994-2000 and currently takes on Deputy Director of Supervisory Committee of 863 program and Member of Advisor Committee of National Basic Research (973) program. He was assigned as Member of China Advisory Committee for State Informatization and was Deputy-Director of the Executive Council of China Institute of Communications. He was awarded second grade prize of the State Science and Technology Progress Award.
Wu Jianping
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Academician of CAE, Professor of Tsinghua University
Dr. Jianping Wu has played a pioneering role in advancing Internet technology, deployment, and education in China and Asia Pacific, and has helped strengthen the region’s relationship with and position in the global Internet community Since 1994 he has led the design, development and evolution of CERNET, the first Internet backbone in China, helping it become the largest national academic network. He has also been a leader in the promotion and deployment of IPv6 in China, proposed the China Next Generation Internet Project—designed to facilitate the development of China’s next-generation Internet backbone—and led the development of CNGI-CERNET2, China’s first large-scale IPv6 Internet backbone and one of the largest native IPv6 networks in the world. He has consistently encouraged the participation of Chinese scientists in global Internet development efforts and has played an important role in developing advanced networks in Asia Pacific and Trans-Eurasia. He is a professor and chairman of the Department of Computer Science at Tsinghua University, and an academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering.
Liu Dong
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Chairman of Organizing Committee
Information technology expert, Director of China Future Internet Engineering Center (CFIEC). He has been promoting the development of Internet technology, at the same time serves at IEEE Board, Director of China's Next Generation Internet (CNGI) Expert Committee, Adjunct professor of Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications and Beijing Jiaotong University.
Paul Mockapetris
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
2012 Internet Hall of Fame, the Inventor of DNS
Paul Mockapetris is best known as the creator of the Domain Name System (DNS), and wrote the first implementation of SMTP, the Internet’s mail protocol . At present, he is a director and Chief Scientist at Threatstop, a realtime threat prevention service, as well as director at Farsight Security. He was chair of an ICANN Strategic Panel, Chief Scientist and board member of Nominum, CTO at Urban Media, Siara, Fiberlane, and Software.com and director of engineering at @Home. He has been IETF chair, program manager at ARPA, and did 15 years of research at the USC Information Sciences Institute, 10 years at UC Irvine with the DCS project, and 4 years at MIT with the Architecture Machine Group before it became the Media Lab. He received his learner's permits in Physics and Electrical Engineering from the MIT in 1971, and a Ph.D. in Information and Computer Science from UC Irvine. He is a member of the Internet Hall of Fame, and is Doctor Honoris Causa of the Miguel Hernandez and Ramon Llull Universities. He is the recipient of the IEEE Internet award and the ACM Sigcomm award, and is a Fellow of the ACM, IEEE and the US National Academy of Engineering.
Nick McKeown
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Professor of Stanford University
Nick McKeown has been a Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Stanford University since 1995. In 2005 he started the Clean Slate Program at Stanford, which with Martin Casado and Scott Shenker led to "Software Defined Networking". He co-founded Nicira (now part of VMware), Abrizio and Nemo ("Network Memory", now part of Cisco), as well as ONF, ON.Lab and P4.org. In 2013 he co-founded Barefoot Networks, where he is Chairman and Chief Scientist. His current passion is to move the network data-plane from fixed-function hardware up and into software where it belongs. He hopes this will foster much faster innovation in networking, and finally hand over the keys to those who own and operate networks, to customize them to best suit their needs. Nick is a member of the US National Academy of Engineering (NAE), the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (UK). He received the British Computer Society Lovelace Medal (2005), the IEEE Kobayashi Computer and Communications Award (2009), the ACM Sigcomm Lifetime Achievement Award (2012), and an Honorary Doctorate from ETH (Zurich, 2014).
Phil Robb
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
VP of Operations, the Linux Foundation
Speech Abstract: In the past 5 years, the networking industry has seen a rapid progression from disaggregation of the network stack to virtualization of network elements, to the beginnings of new, integrated end-to-end systems. But this time, network operators are demanding feature modularity and the ability to select best of breed at every layer in order to improve overall agility and cost-effectiveness. In this talk, Phil Robb, VP of Operations for the Linux Foundation will provide insights into how open source communities are setting the pace of networking innovation in order to support next-generation technology trends, from the consumer space to IOT.
Nan Chen
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
President of MEF
Nan founded and is President of MEF, a leading standards/certification organization in the networking industry with aggregated member market capitalization of $US 2 trillion. He also co-founded CENX, a pioneer and leader in service orchestration solutions for software defined and virtualized networks. Prior to founding CENX, Nan held executive roles at Atrica (acquired by Nokia) and Bay Networks/SynOptics (acquired by Nortel). Nan has been well-recognized with awards/accolades, including the Leader of the Year in telecom, and one of the 100 Most Influential People in the Industry. In his past life, Nan was a record holder for pole vault at Beijing University.
Timon Sloane
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
VP of Marketing and Ecosystem, ONF
Timon Sloane is the vice president of marketing and ecosystem of the Open Networking Foundation (ONF) leading the organization’s efforts with SDN standards, skills certification, and membership. In his role as vice president of standards, Timon’s primary focus is to drive activities within the organization relating to the OpenFlow® standard, bridging standards activities and open source initiatives to bring efforts in both areas under a single umbrella. Timon also leads efforts relating to the ONF-Certified SDN Professional (OCSP) Program to build and enhance the worldwide footprint of the ONF’s skills certifications. Timon works closely with current and potential ONF membership to ensure that the full community is working together towards a common goal of accelerating the adoption of SDN.
Dan Pitt
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Senior VP of MEF
Dan Pitt has been a leading voice of the SDNFV movement since its inception. He served as Executive Director of ONF from its public launch in March 2011 until September 2016 and since January 2017 has been Senior Vice President of MEF. He also advises private and public companies to commercialize new ideas and stay abreast of new capabilities. Prior to ONF he ran and advised startup companies in Silicon Valley, Australia, and Canada and served as Dean of Engineering at Santa Clara University. He held executive management roles at Nortel Networks and Bay Networks, developed and managed networking technology and HP and IBM, and taught computer science and electrical engineering at Duke and UNC. He holds a B.S. in mathematics from Duke and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from the University of Illinois.
George Michaelson
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Senior Research and Development Scientist, APNIC
George Michaelson is currently APNIC’s senior R&D scientist. Recently, he has been working on long-baseline DNS statistics, services logging, audit and analysis, and design and implementation of the Internet Number Resource Certification framework. George is a member of the BCS, and a founder member of the Australian chapter of the Internet Society. He participates regularly in IETF standardization meetings, and co-authors Request For Comment (RFC) documents, technical drafts, and conference and peer-review papers. George graduated from York University in 1982 with a BSc in Computer Science. His career in the United Kingdom and Australia has pursued research and development in computer science, networking, and systems administration.
Latif Ladid
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Founder & President of IPv6 Forum
Founder and President of the IPv6 Forum, (www.ipv6forum.com), Member of 3GPP PCG (Board) since 1999 (www.3gpp.org), co-Chair, ETSI IPv6 Industry Specification Group (including 5G over IPv6) :https://portal.etsi.org/tb.aspx?tbid=827&SubTB=827, IEEE Steering Committee Member: 5G, IoT and SDN, Chair, IEEE ComSoC IoT subcommittee(http://cms.comsoc.org/eprise/main/SiteGen/TC_IOT/Content/Home.html/ ),Vice Chair, IEEE ComSoC SDN-NFV subcommittee:http://cms.comsoc.org/eprise/main/SiteGen/TC_SDN_NFV/Content/Home.html,Emeritus Trustee, Internet Society - ISOC (www.isoc.org), Pv6 Ready & Enabled Logos Program Board (www.ipv6ready.org), Senior Researcher @ SECAN-LAB, University of Luxembourg on multiple European Commission Next Generation Technologies Projects. Member of Future Internet Forum EU Member States (representing Luxembourg), IPv6 Forum Internet Pioneer Award, 2002, IPv6 Life Time Achievement Award, 2016
Helder Antunes
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Chairman at OpenFog Consortium
Helder Antunes is Senior Director, Corporate Strategic Innovation Group at Cisco. He is a results-driven technologist and Cisco veteran with more than 28 years of experience in leading product and solution development. In his current position, Mr. Antunes leads a team to identify major technology market disruptions and align them with Cisco’s key market initiatives and business unit strategies. Previously, as managing director of Cisco’s Internet of Things group, he focused on Smart Connected Vehicles, one of the fastest growing market opportunities for the IT sector. Mr. Antunes also works with the Portuguese government on innovation programs including the AICEP internship “INOV Contacto Program” and is a guest lecturer at several Portuguese universities. He also serves as an adviser to the Regional Government of the Azores, Portugal. Mr. Antunes has received many awards for his work at Cisco and with the Portuguese government including the COTEC Portuguese Diaspora Entrepreneurial Innovation Award (multiple years).
Jiangzhou Wang
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (UK) , Fellow of IEEE
Jiangzhou Wang is currently a Professor and the former Head of the School of Engineering and Digital Arts at the University of Kent, UK. He has authored over 250 papers in international journals and conferences in the area of wireless mobile communications and three books. He is a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (UK) (英国皇家工程院院士), Fellow of IEEE, and Fellow of IET. He received the Best Paper Award from IEEE GLOBECOM2012 and was an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer from 2013 to 2014. He is the Technical Program Chair of IEEE ICC2019, Shanghai. He was the Executive Chair of IEEE ICC2015, London and the TPC Chair of IEEE WCNC2013. He was an Editor for a number of international journals including IEEE Transactions on Communications from 1998 to 2013. His research interests include distributed antenna systems and C-RAN, NOMA, massive MIMO and beamforming, D2D and vehicular communications, and emergency communications.
Antonio Jose Elizondo Armengol
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Head of Network Virtualization Strategy & Technology in Telefonica
Since 1998 Antonio is working in Telefónica I+D, the Research and Development company of the Telefónica group. His areas of expertise include IP network architecture, NFV and SDN technologies, traffic analysis, QoS, network planning and dimensioning, routing and network performance, and techno-economic analysis. He is head of the virtualization strategy and technology area within the Telefónica Global CTO unit since 2013, coordinating the efforts of Telefónica in defining and standardizing NFV technologies and leading the team that has developed the NFV reference implementation lab and launched OpenMano as an Open Source project. Now the team is fully involved in a community open source project hosted in ETSI, OSM (Open Source MANO), where OpenMano is part of it. Antonio earned a Master's degree in Telecommunications Engineering at the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) in 2000 and a Master's degree in Economics at the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED) in 2005.
Mustafa Ergen
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Chief Technology Advisor, Turk Telekom
Mustafa Ergen is professor in Istanbul Technical University and Chief Technology Advisor in Türk Telekom. He recently founded venture-funded startup Ambeent.ai to focus 5G WiFi. Previously, Mustafa co-founded Silicon Valley startup WiChorus Inc. to focus on 4G technologies and company is successfully acquired by Tellabs. Previously, he was a National Semiconductor Fellow [now TI] at the University of California Berkeley, where he co-founded the Distributed Sensing Lab, focusing on statistical sensor intelligence and vehicular communication. Mustafa completed four programs from UC Berkeley: PhD and MS degrees in electrical engineering, MA degree from international studies and MOT program from HAAS Business School. His BS is from electrical engineering as valedictorian from Orta Doğu Technical University. Prof. Ergen has more than 39 patent applications, many publications and authored few books: “Mobile Broadband” and “Multi-Carrier Digital Communications” are about wireless communications and published by Springer. 移动宽带系统——包括WiMAX和LTE is published by PHEI. Last one is about entrepreneurship and titled “Girişimci Kapital: Silikon Vadisi Tarihi ve Startup Ekonomisi” and published by KUY. Prof. Ergen serves in 5GPPP/Networld2020/Celtic Plus of EU R&D programs and advisor at Berkeley Program on Entrepreneurship and Development. He is also an adjunct professor at Koç Universit and served in the board of trustees of TOBB University of Economics and Technology.
Kazuaki OBANA
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Executive Research Engineer, NTT DOCOMO, Inc.
NTT DOCOMO is a leading vanguard in the SDN and NFV commercial service and R&D, and Kazuaki OBANA has been doing R&D in NTT DOCOMO for almost 20 years, with current focus on the research of SDN and NFV related network solutions.
Shahar Steiff
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
PCCW AVP New Technologies
Shahar has joined PCCW Global in 2001 and has served in various sales, pre-sales product development and management roles. In his current assignment Shahar explores the applicability of new technologies to PCCW Global’s current and future product portfolio. Shahar represents PCCW Global in numerous Standard bodies such as MEF, ONAP, NGMN, TM Forum and others with focus on inter-carrier operation standardization. 
Shahar has been involved in the international telecoms arena for over 20 years and has seen the progress from traditional connectivity technologies through to today’s automation and orchestration through software. Prior to his current role in PCCW Global Shahar has worked for Teleglobe Inc. and for NetVision, an Israeli ISP. Shahar is also a board member of MEF and a Co-Chair of the MEF LSO Committee.
Yiannis Giokas
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Vice President Research & Development, PCCW Global
Yiannis Giokas is an entrepreneur and expert in cybersecurity, analytics and telecoms. He is particularly interested in initiatives related to IoT security and blockchain. Today, he serves as VP of Research and Development for PCCW Global, HKT's international arm. Prior to that, he was the Founder & CEO of Crypteia Networks, which was acquired by PCCW Global in October 2014. Following that, He took over the role of VP of Cybersecurity with PCCW Global. He also served in a number of executive positions in system integration, consulting and banking sectors within the broader ICT domain."
Pierre Lynch
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
ETSI NFV TST Working Group Chair
Pierre Lynch has been working in the network testing industry since the beginning of his 20 year career. He is currently the chair of the TST working group at the ETSI NFV ISG, and also chair of the OPS working group at the Small Cell Forum. Pierre is a Lead Technologist in the Ixia Solutions Group, Keysight Technologies
Hiroshi Esaki
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Board Member of WIDE Project, Executive Director of Japan v6PC
Hiroshi Esaki Ph.D received the B.E. and M.E. degrees from Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, in 1985 and 1987, respectively. And, he received Ph.D from The University of Tokyo, Japan, in 1998. In 1987, he joined Research and Development Center, Toshiba Corporation. From 1990 to 1991, he has been at Applied Research Laboratory of Bellcore Inc., New Jersey (USA), as a residential researcher. From 1994 to 1996, he has been at CTR (Center for Telecommunication Research) of Columbia University in New York (USA). During his staying at Columbia University, he has proposed the CSR architecture, that is the origin of Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS), to the IETF and to the ATM Forum. From 1996 to 1998, he has conducted the CSR project in Toshiba, as a chief architect. Since 1997, he has involved in the IPv6 research and development at the WIDE project. He is a co-founder of series of IPv6 special project in the WIDE project, i.e.: KAME project ; IPv6 protocol stack for BSD UNIX TAHI project ; IPv6 test and evaluation specification and tools USAGI project ; IPv6 protocol stack for Linux Regarding the research/development/deployment for the IPv6, he has been very tightly and closely working with Prof. Jun Murai, who has been a political and technical advisor for the Japanese cabinet for more than 15 years. He is an executive director of IPv6 promotion council, which is cross ministry and cross industry council to promote the IPv6 technology. As the activities of IPv6 promotion council, he has established the following working groups, that are aiming to explore and to deploy the IPv6 as the professional and business operation. Since 2003, he has started the introduction of TCP/IP and Internet Framework into the facility system, which is now identified as SmartGrid, Smart Building, Smart Campus or Smart City. He successfully standardized the TCP/IP based architectural framework as IEEE1888 in IEEE, and proposing to NIST SGIP CoS (Catalogue of Standard) in US and to ISO/IEC JTC1 SC6. He is a vice chair of Japan Network Information Center (JPNIC), since 2006, and has served as an IPv6 Forum Fellow and chair of IPv6 Ready Logo Program Commitee. From 2006 to 2010, he served as Board of Trustee for Internet Society. He is a director of WIDE Project since 2010, director of Japan Data Center Council since 2009, and director of Green University of Tokyo Project, which is one of the important and killer application of IoT for 21st century, since 2008.
Athul Prasad
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Head of 5G Business Modelling & Analysis, NOKIA
Dr. Athul Prasad is an experienced senior manager, researcher, innovator and technologist, with a passion for change through disruptive innovations. He has worked with various telcos such as Huawei, Nokia, and NEC, in research, business management and product development for 10+ years in various roles. Currently, he is part of Nokia’s end-to-end 5G leadership program and is the Head of 5G Business Modeling & Analysis, based in Helsinki, Finland. He has also contributed to the 5G-PPP phase-2 flagship project on multicast/broadcast called 5G-Xcast, as the technical manager of the project. His research interests include technology enablers for end-to-end 5G system especially in new verticals and markets such as media & entertainment, and is always on the lookout for disruptive technology innovations in 5G which drives value creation within the ecosystem. He is the co-author and co-inventor for over 90 international publications, patent applications (including granted patents), technical reports and standards contributions. He has won the best paper award at IEEE VTC-Spring 2013, best 5G paper award at IEEE BMSB 2018 and was the best paper finalist at IEEE 5G World Forum 2018. He received his Masters', M.Sc. (Tech.) (with distinction) and Doctoral, D.Sc. (Tech) degrees in Communications Engineering from Aalto University, and is pursuing the one-year Executive Education (LEAD) Program on Corporate Innovation from Stanford University's Graduate School of Business.
Sławomir KUKLINSKI
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
R&D Expert at Orange
Dr Sławomir KUKLINSKI received his PhD with honours from Warsaw University of Technology in 1994, and since then, he is Assistant Professor there. He teaches mobile and wireless systems. From 2003 he has also been working for Orange Polska as Research Expert focused on mobile and wireless systems with emphasis to self-managed and cognitive solutions. At present, he works intensively on network slicing. As a principal investigator he led many national research projects and was involved in many international projects, including FP6 MIDAS, FP7 EFIPSANS, FP7 4WARD, FP7 ProSense, Celtic COMMUNE, he coordinated Polish-Luxembourgish project on Cognitive SDN (CoSDN). At present, he is involved EU-Japan project 5G!Pagoda and EU-China project 5G-Drive. He was working on SDN standardization in ITU-T (Study Group 13) and now is involved in IETF and ITU-T activities on network slicing. Slawomir Kukliński has published more than 50 conference and journal papers, served as a member of TPC of many conferences and gave several invited keynotes.
Franck Martin
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Senior Staff System Engineer at LinkedIn
Franck Martin has been postmaster at LinkedIn from 2011 till 2017. He spent nearly 20 years in Fiji where he worked extensively with 20 or so Pacific Islands countries. He was trustee at the Internet Society 2006-2009, members of the Pacific Islands and San Francisco Chapters. He has deployed a few ISPs in Tuvalu, Fiji and Samoa as well as established two ccTLDs dot KI (Kiribati) and dot NR (Nauru). He has worked on the DMARC.org specification, deployed it at LinkedIn and he is promoting email authentication technologies and policies. He is currently working towards building an IPv6-only data center at LinkedIn. He is also active in the alternative electronic music scene in San Francisco. He has released several electronica albums under his name.
Marijana Novakovic
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Staff Network Engineer at LinkedIn
Marijana Novakovic is Staff Network Engineer at LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network on Internet with more than 500 million members in over 200 countries and territories. She manages interconnection strategy globally for LinkedIn including transit, transport, peering, POP deployment and performance on the edge. On the network engineering side, she is involved in backbone modelling, BGP scale, edge security, IPv6 and self-healing networks. Her current contribution to the Internet community includes: Board of Directors at GPF (Global Peering Forum), PC co-chair at APRICOT (Asia Pacific Regional Internet Conference on Operational Technologies) and committee member of INEX (Internet Neutral Exchange). She is actively involved in Women-In-Tech and a regular participant of Grace Hopper and Women of Silicon Valley conferences.
Satoshi Nagata
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3GPP TSG-RAN Vice Chairman,NTT DOCOMO Manager
Satoshi Nagata received his B.E. and M.E. degrees from Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, in 2001 and 2003, respectively. In 2003, he joined NTT DOCOMO, INC. He worked for the research and development for wireless access technologies for LTE, LTE-Advanced. He is currently a senior research engineer working for 5G and 3GPP standardization. He had contributed to 3GPP over 10 years, and contributed 3GPP TSG-RAN WG1 as a vice chairman during November 2011 to August 2013, and also contributed as a chairman during August 2013 to August 2017. He is currently a vice chairman of 3GPP TSG-RAN since March 2017.
Tao Chen
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R&D Expert at VTT Finland
Dr. Tao Chen has been working in the telecom industry in Europe and China for more than twenty years. He is a seasoned project coordinator, senior researcher and enthusiastic innovator in wide areas of telecommunications. He has successfully turned research ideas into large projects and secured the funding for over 20 m€. He has long experience in coordinating large R&D projects in Europe. He initiated and coordinated the H2020 COHERENT project during 2015-2018. The project is one of first EU 5G PPP projects. He initiated and serves as the technical manager of the EU-China 5G collaborative project 5G-DRIVE, which is collaborated with the large 5G trial project led by China Mobile. In the past, he was very active to promote international research collaboration. He helped set up the 5G academic collaboration program between Finland and China, which involved over 20 top universities and research institutes. Dr. Chen is the guest editor of IEEE Communications Magazine, IEEE Access, and was the founder and editor-in-chief of EAI Transactions on Cognitive Communications. He is the member of 5G PPP Steering Board, and the adjunct professor at University of Jyväskylä.
Arpit Joshipura
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Linux Foundation Networking Executive director of LFN, GM of Networking and Orchestration at the Linux Foundation
Arpit Joshipura brings over 25 years of networking expertise and vision to The Linux Foundation, with technical depth and business breadth. He has instrumented and led major industry disruptions across enterprises, carriers, and cloud architectures, including IP, broadband, optical, mobile, routing, switching, L4-7, cloud, disaggregation, SDN/NFV, and open networking, and has been an early evangelist for open source. Arpit has served as CMO/VP in startups and larger enterprises, including Prevoty, Dell/Force10, Ericsson/Redback, ONI/CIENA, and BNR/Nortel, leading strategy, product management, marketing, engineering, and technology standards functions.
Heinz Thorsten Bernold
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Associate Director, BCG
Heinz is an Associate Director in the Zurich office of The Boston Consulting Group. He is a core member of BCG's Technology, Media and Telecommunication practice area and is also a core member of the firm's network excellence and auction topic areas. He has nearly twenty years of combined industry and management consulting experience in telecommunications. He is an expert on fixed and mobile network evolution and regularly speaks on conferences on topics such as 5G and IoT. Before joining BCG, Heinz worked at Swisscom as Head of Strategy & Innovation responsible for Network, IT & Wholesale business.
Oguzhan Ceylan
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Turk Telekom IT Senior Architect
Working in Turk Telekom, as an IT Senior Architect, mainly focused on Cloud Technologies, BigData Trends, SDN/NFV Projects and is a strict collaborator of all Open Source and CNCF products. Responsible for presenting Turk Telekom as a member of Technical Advisory Council in LinuxFoundation and also member of End User Advisory Team at ONAP. Also a high Kubernetes fan
Che-Hoo Cheng
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Infrastructure and Development Director, APNIC
Che-Hoo joined APNIC in April 2017. His current responsibilities at APNIC include training, technical assistance, security outreach, infrastructure services and technical community support. Before APNIC, Che-Hoo was in charge of Hong Kong Internet eXchange (HKIX) and the university IT infrastructure at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). He has accumulated over 30 years of experience and knowledge of Internet and IT infrastructure and human connections through services for APNIC Executive Council, .ASIA TLD (Top Level Domain) application and .ASIA Board, Level 3 Asia, FLAG Telecom Asia, APIX, .HK, Hong Kong Academic and Research Network (HARNET), HKISPA, ISOC-HK, HKNOG, APRICOT-APAN 2011 in Hong Kong and APAN 42 in Hong Kong.
Zhao Huiling
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Director of Information Network Expert Group, Communications Science and Technology Committee of MIIT, China Institute of Communications Standing Director
She was once the deputy director of Research Institute of Telecommunications Transmission of Ministry of Information Industry; member of National 863 Program Communications Theme Group; vice chairman of National IP and Multimedia standard research institute, once was two time committee member of national youth union; national government allowance, awarded the title of youth expert with outstanding contributions by the national Ministry of Personnel; elected as first batch of new century hundreds of millions professional engineering national candidate. She’s published approximate of a hundred papers, published 12 Technical monographs; won one first level prize of national key project, one second level prize of national science and technology advancement, one first level prize, two second level prizes and six third level prizes of ministry level science and technology advancement.
Chen Yunqing
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Deputy Director of China Telecom Beijing Research Institute
Yunqing Chen, born in December 1964, professorate senior engineer. At present, he is the Vice Dean of China Telecom Corpotation Limited Beijing Research Institute, the deputy team leader of science and technology committee data network technology and application professional group of China Telecom Group, and the Vice President of China Communications Standards Association TC1. He graduated from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications in July 1989, majored in communication and electronic system, Master degree in engineering. He got iMBA degree from University of Hong Kong in December 2008. He won national Government Special Allowance of year 2008. He’s been engaged in broadband communication networking technology and service research for a long time. Since 2002 joined China Telecom, he’s responsible for many group major R&D projects. Now his research focuses on broadband IP networking, next generation internet and associated added-value application areas.
He Gang
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Director of China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute SDN / NFV Innovation Center
Ph.D,Professorate Senior Engineer He has served China Unicom Research and Design Institute Network Technology Research Deputy Chief Engineer,China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute Network Technology Research Senior Specialist,China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute Director of SDN / NFV Innovation Center. He takes charge of Network architecture and planning,SDN / NFV Standard and Open Source Technology,SDN / NFV solutions,Development of SDN / NFV System.
Wang Yachen 
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Deputy General Manager, AI R&D Center and Network Technology Department, China Mobile Research Institute; Vice Chair, Board of Linux Foundation Networking Fund
Vice-Chaiman of ITU-T SG13 IMT-2020/5G Working Party Rapporteur of ITU-T SG13 FMC Question Mr. Wang Yachen is the Deputy Director of Network Technology Dept in China Mobile Research Institute, President of ONAP Open Source in Linux Foundation, and Vice-Chairman of ITU-T SG13 IMT-2020/5G Working Party. Currently he is mainly leading in the research and development of Network evolution, NFV/SDN, 5G network architecture design, Novonet2020 in China Mobile. Mr. Yachen Wang has much experience in international standardization activities and collaborations, and has 13 years working experience in telecommunication network technology areas. He was also leading in several important projects in China Mobile, such as China Mobile Network evolution strategy and roadmap, VoLTE, CDN, Web and IMS convergence, IMS Virtualization, FMC and also enterprise converged communication etc. Mr.Yachen Wang achieved his master degree in computer science at the University of York in UK. He also got his bachelor degree in electronic & information engineering at Nanjing University in China.
Deng Lingli 
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Vice Chair, OPNFV Board
Lingli Deng is a Senior Project Manager at China Mobile Research Institute. She obtained her Doctor’s degree in Computer Application Technology from the Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences and joined China Mobile in 2009. She is a core member of the Novonet project which drives SDN/NFV strategy for China Mobile, and has been working on evaluation and introduction of data plane acceleration technology, running the Novonet Testing Lab and planning the SDN/NFV trial network for the company. She is currently serving as the OPNFV Board Vice Chairperson and ONAP TSC Vice Chair.
Zhang Fengyu
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
General Managerof of Cloud Security Product Line, TOPSEC
He currently works at TOPSEC, leading the company in research and development of a number of traffic and safety analysis systems, and is currently focusing on cloud security and terminal security. He has in-depth study of network security, cloud computing, smart security, massive data processing, etc., with dozens of invention patents. He has repeatedly participated in the national network security research projects in the fields of network security, cloud security, EDR, etc.
Duan Haixin
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Professor of Tishingua University
Dr Haixin Duan is a professor at the Institute for Network Science and Cyberspace of Tsinghua University. He was once a visiting scholar at UC Berkeley and a senior scientist in International Computer Science Institute(ICSI). Professor Duan has focused his research on network security for more than 20 years. His recent research interests include security of network protocols, intrusion detection, underground economy detection and etc.. His research results were published in the top security conferences like Security & Privacy, USENIX Security, CCS and NDSS. One of his research won Distinguished Paper Award of NDSS 2016. Prof. Duan won the Excellence Talent Award for Cybersecurity 2016(one of ten awardees from both academia and industry in China).
Feng Zhiyong
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Professor of Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Feng Zhiyong received the B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT), China. Now she is a professor at BUPT and the Director of Key Laboratory of Universal Wireless Communications, Ministry of Education, China. She received Outstanding Young Researcher Award from Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), the leading innovative talent in the group of young and middle age working in science and technology. Currently, she is serving as Associate Editors-in-Chief for China Communications, and a technological advisor for NGMN. She is a senior member of IEEE, vice chair of the Information and Communication Test Committee of the Chinese Institute of Communications. Her main research interests include the wireless network architecture design, wireless network virtualization for 5G, spectrum sensing and dynamic spectrum management. The research of Zhiyong is supported by NSFC, National Basic Research Program (973 Program), National High-tech R&D Program (863 Program), 7th Framework Programme (FP7) of EU, etc. She has published 4 books, 62 journal papers and 127 conference papers. She was granted 65 invention patents. Her 40 proposals were accepted by international standardization organizations. She has contributed 4 ITU and IEEE standards, and 3 WRC resolutions. She was granted some awards, including the Second Prize of State Technological Invention Award, the Second Prize of China Institute of Communications Science and Technology Award.
Mei Chengli
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Director of China Telecom Technology Innovation Center
Chengli Mei received his Ph.D degree from Shanghai Jiaotong University. He is a director and a professorate senior engineer of China Telecom Technology Innovation Center. His research interests focus on the standardization and techniques of mobile communication networks, especially in the area of network evolution and service deployment.
Su Li
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Manager of Network and Information Security Research lab of Security Technology Department In China Mobile Research Institute
Doctor, senior engineer, Certified Information Systems Security Professional. He has 14 years’ experience in the field of security. In China Mobile Research Institute, he is the manager of Network and Information Security Research lab, and also holds the position of vice-director researcher of Security technology Department. His research interests include smart card security, network security and information security.
Liang Wei
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Director of Lab 2025, China Telecom Beijing Research Institute
He is also the Assistant Director of Cloud Computing and Big Data Business Unit. He engaged in product development in areas such as cloud computing, blockchain, and artificial intelligence; studied and evaluated the value and impact of new technologies on operators. He had worked at Huawei 2012 Lab (Hong Kong) and PetroChina Data Center (Beijing), and has extensive experience in cloud data centers, communications networks, software development and international standards. He finished his Dr. and postdoctoral degrees from the CAS Institute of Computing.
Deng Hui
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Chair, Modeling Subcommittee, ONAP
Hui DENG obtained his Doctor degree from Dept. Computer Science and Technology at Tsinghua University in 2002. He worked as chief researcher in Hitachi (China) R&D Cooperation from 2002 to 2007, and worked as Principal staff between 2007 and 2016 in China Mobile. He joined Huawei and working on NFV related topic quite recently. He acted as the co-chair of IETF MIF working group. And he was the board of director of WBA(Wireless Broadband Alliance) between 2012-2014, acted as the board of director of OPNFV between 2014-2016 and 1st board of chairman of OPEN-O project in Linux Foundation. He is current chair of modeling subcommittee, PTL of modeling project, standard coordinator of ONAP
Ma Yan
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Professor of Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
He has been teaching and doing research in the field of computer network and telecommunications. He has participated in the construction and operation of China Education and Research Network (CERNET) and CERNET2. He actively involved in the ICT development of Asia and Pacific region, he is the IPv6WG chair of APAN, board member of AsiaFI.
Gao Xuefeng
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Director Information Security Dept, 360
Head of the information security department, Ph.D. candidate at Universityof Science & Technology China. He is currently responsible for the overall defense of business and internal security of the 360 group and holding companies. Has been studied and engaged in the Cyber security field for15 years, has been participated in security development, network security, system security, mobile security, security architecture design, from Integrated and systematic building security defense system has a wealth of experience in cyber security field.
Zhang Yan
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Senior Engineer of Cloud Computing at Intelligent Network Center, China Unicom
Ph.D., senior engineer, graduated from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications in 2014, and then continued the researches at the postdoctoral work station of China Unicom, published 10 papers and 2 patents. Now he serves in SDN/NFV innovation center of China Unicom network technology research institute, the main research directions are: SDN/NFV, cloud data center network, etc., currently participating in research projects such as “Research of China Unicom network architecture evolution”, etc.
Cui Yong
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Professor of Tsinghua University CS Department
Professor at the Computer Science Department in Tsinghua University, Deputy Director of Networking Technology Institute. Co-chairing an IETF WG, he served or serves at the editorial boards on IEEE TPDS, IEEE TCC, IEEE Network and IEEE Internet Computing. He published over 100 papers with several Best Paper Awards and 7 Internet standard documents (RFC). His research interests include mobile computing and network architecture.
Li Chen
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Center Director ,Network Evolution & Planning Center, China Telecom Beijing Research Institute
Self Introduction: Chen Li,Senior Engineer,Center Director ,Network Evolution & Planning Center,China Telecom Beijing Research Institute. Research Direction: New Technologies include SDN/NFV and technologies and applications of IPv6. Projects: Leading the research of virtulization in metro networks of China Telecom and publishing the specification of vBRAS of China Telecom, and have participated in 3 National major projects.
Chen Dan
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
MEC Manager at 5G Innovation Center, China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute
Chen Dan, Ph.D, Senior Engineer. She received the B.S. degree in information science and engineering from Shandong University, Shandong, China, in 2007 and the Ph.D. degree in information and communication engineering from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications(BUPT), Beijing, China, in 2012. From 2010 to 2011, she was a Visiting Scholar at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. She is currently the MEC Project Manager in 5G Innovation Center, Network Technology Research Institute (NRTI) of China Unicom, responsible for the research of 5G Network Architecture、Edge Computing、C/U Split、Common Service API and Network Capability Exposure Platform, etc. She has published over 20 papers in international journals and conferences indexed by SCI/EI, such as IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC)、IEEE Trans. Vehicular Technology、GLOBECOM、ICC, etc. She has applied or granted over 20 technical patents in 4G/5G wireless communications.
Ma Zheng
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
Senior Engineer of Network Security Center, China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute
Mainly engaged in network security system planning, network security solutions for research and development and evolution of network security and other aspects of work.
Chen Jiayuan
GNTC - Global Network Technology Conference 2018
NFV Expert, Department of Network Technology, China Mobile Research Institute
Chen Jiayuan received her PhD degree in Electronic and Electrical Engineering from University College London(UCL). Since 2011, she has been affiliated with China Mobile Research Institute and become a key team member of the corporate NFV project. She took a leading role in NFV technology and strategy study. Now She is in charge of NFV field trial and commercialization.
Yu Hongzhong
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Board Director of Guangzhou Wudao Water Technology co. ltd.
He graduated from Computer Department of Southeast University in Nanjing, MBA of Wuhan University. He is also the Director of Z-park Internet of Things Industry Alliance NB-IoT Center. Former General Manager of China Telecom Huangshi Branch, Deputy Director of Huangshi City Commission of Economy and Information Technology, Director of Bureau of Huangshi Big Data.
Liu Chao
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CMCC 5GC Research Engineer
Liu Chao, China Mobile Research Institute 5G core network researcher, engaged in GSM, TDSCDMA, TDLTE, 5G packet core network of technical research and standardization of research work for a long term. He has a lot of network construction and maintenance experience, is the main drafters of China Mobile Packet Core Network Equipment Enterprise Standard, and one of the key members of the 5G core network standardization team. His many proposals have been written into international standards and more than 20 patents are invented.
Xiong Xiaoming
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China Telecom Beijing Research Institute CORD Expert
More than ten years of research experience in the field of communication networks, he has been engaged in data networks and international operations planning, telecommunications products and application platform development, and datacenter infrastructure deployment. At present, he is focusing on the evolution of the next generation communication network architecture, participating in the pilot deployment of NFV and DC, and leading the special planning of China Telecom CORD.
Yang Fengyi
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VP of China Telecom Technology Innovation Center, Deputy Chief Engineer of China Telecom Beijing Research Institute
Mr. Yang is the expert group member of national key project --the new generation broadband wireless communication network, Vice Chairman of CCSA TC5., adjunct professor of BUPT. Mr. Yang obtained several prizes from the central government and department of the State Council. He had published 6 books and above 50 papers about 3G and 4G mobile communications . Now , his research interests include mobile communication technology and service application.
Wang Feng
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Director of China Telecom Beijing Research Institute Cloud Computing Technology R & D Center
Dr. Feng Wang, professor of engineering, leading talent of zhongguancun national innovation demonstration zone. He was selected as the annual technical person of communications industry and ONF outstanding technical contributor. As the director of china telecom beijing research institute cloud computing technology R & D center, he is responsible for leading cloud computing & SDx key technologies and innovative products development.
Tang Hongyu
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Product Director of Network & Information Security Product Line, China Telecom Corporation Limited Beijing Research Institute
CISSP(Certified Information Systems Security Professional), PMP(Project Management Professional), System Analyst; expert of Beijing Municipal Science & Technology Commission, expert of Beijing Federation of Trade Unions, Council Member of Network Security Committee of The Beijing Worker's Technical Association;2016 annual technical figures of China Communications Industry. Has been as system operation maintenance director、senior security consultants and technical experts in the operator of the provincial companies and other security companies.
Liu Qi
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Director of Internet of Vehicles, China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute
Professor of engineering, is the director of IoV in China Unicom Network Technology Research Institute. The main research fields include IoV, 5G, networks convergence and high accuracy positioning. More than 30 high-level papers have been published in academic journals both at home and abroad, 2 scholarly monographs have been published. And more than 40 patents of invention have been applied. She has undertaken several national major research projects, and has won provincial and ministerial awards, including the science and technology award of China Communications Society, She participated in multiple of major academic exchanges at home and abroad, and delivered speeches.
Tong Junjie
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Telecom Cloud Solution Director,Future Network Research Department,Network Technology Research Institute of China Unicom
Doctor Tong graduated from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications. He is responsible for the technical research of the overall architecture, general equipment, cloud platform, and resource management of the communication cloud in the network cloudization, and has applied for more than ten patents.
Zhou Mingtuo
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OpenFog Consortium Testbed Group Chair
Vice-CTO, Department Head Key Lab of Wireless Sensor Networks and Communications, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai Research Center for Wireless Communications Department of Communication and Computing Ming-Tuo Zhou (Professor) received his PhD degree in 2003. He joined Shanghai Research Center for Wireless Communications (WiCO) and Shanghai Institute of Microsystem and Information Technology (SIMIT), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in September 2016, and now is the vice-chief technology officer and the head of the Department of Communication and Computing. He is now the Chair of OpenFog Consortium Testbed Group. He was a senior research scientist at the Smart Wireless Laboratory of the (Japan) National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) Singapore Representative Office during July 2004 to August 2016, and a research specialist of the Finland Government Program, Asian Institute of Technology during January to June 2004. He has co-authored about 80 technical papers, 6 book chapters, and co-edited two technical books. He was the Technical Co-Editor of IEEE 802.16n and IEEE 802.16.1a, a voting member and technical contributor of IEEE 802.11, 802.15, and 802.16 Working Groups, and a member of the Test and Certification Working Group of Wi-SUN Alliance. He has served as Technical Program Committee member, Finance Chair, Local Arrangement Chair, and Session Chair at more than 40 international conferences including ICC, GLOBECOM, and PIMRC. His current research interests include fog computing, 5G, wireless sensor networks, industrial Internet of things, Industry 4.0, and cyber-physical systems.
Zhou Yongkai
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Post-doctor, State Key Laboratory of E-Payment and E-Business, China Unionpay
Zhou Yongkai, graduated from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 2015. He is now currently doing Post PhD research in State Key Laboratory of E-Payment and E-Business, China Unionpay. His research interest is the application of software defined network into financial datacenter networking and its security.
Wang Zhengwei
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President of Z-park Internet of Things Industry Alliance
President of Z-park Internet of Things Industry Alliance, Director of Z-Park Internet of Things Industry Innovation Centre, Co-founder of Z-Park Internet of Things Industry Foundation. Before he joined ZIOTA, Mr. Wang used to set up the 1st professional IoT Media Magazine in China – “China Information – Internet of Things”. Also, Mr. Wang used to work as Marketing Director Asia Pacific of AT&T and Managing Director the China Branch of one Hong Kong Listed Company. With more than 20 years’ experience in business management, Mr. Wang has abundant knowledge in Communication, Internet, Software and System Integration Industries. Mr. Wang used to be involved in several National level research projects as leader, and received several honors such as the “2006 Innovation Prize of China Government” and the "2006 Top 10 Internet Innovation Prize”
Li Zhen
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CTO of China Future Internet Engineering Center
Mainly responsible for the next generation Internet IPv6, SDN, NFV, DNS and other areas of standard research, test design and development work; has many years of rich practical experience in the next generation of Internet test standards development and design, network, application, DNS and other infrastructure upgrade.
Tang Zhijun
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Senior Engineer of Global SDN Certified Testing Center
Tang Zhijun takes charge of the testing work in SDN and NFV field. He also developed the SDN testing tool, and organized the 2017 SDNFV testing activity.
Phil Huang
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CORD Technical Expert and ONF Ambassador, Nocsys
Phil Huang is Solution Engineer at Edgecore Networks. He is responsible for integration of commercial and open source technology into Edgecore product portfolio. Moreover, he is member of Open Networking Foundation Ambassador Steering Team.
Chen Lei
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Senior Network Architect, Tencent
Mainly responsible for Tencent proprietary business and Tencent cloud business network architecture design
Chen Jian-Hao
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ONF ambassador, software Engineer at ITRI
Chen Jian-Hao is software Engineer at ITRI, also a member of ONF ambassador and ONF M-CORD team. Graduate from National Chiao Tung University. Major in SDN and Mobile Edge Computing solution.
Ou Chun-Ming
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ONF Ambassador
Ou Chun-Ming, as a mentor in the ONF”s Ambassador program and technical director of Nocsys. Graduate from National Chiao Tung University. Major in SDN and cloud computing.
Organizer
Location
Date: 2018-11-14 08:30 ~ 11-16 12:00
Location:   鼓楼区中央路329号南京香格里拉大酒店 329 Zhongyang Road, Gulou District, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province