Prof. Suncheol Gweon

Vice-Chair, 5G Forum Advisory Committee


SESSION 3 / TUESDAY 18TH JUNE, 08:30 > 10:30


5G from the Verticals perspective
Sector driven 5G Service demands


Dr. Suncheol Gweon is currently a Professor and Research Director of the Institute of Convergence Technology at Yonsei University. He was the President of Giga Korea Foundation during 2015-2018. He managed National 5G Project, which introduced world first 5G network deployment in Korea. He also served as an Executive Vice President at Korea Telecom for 23 years before joining GKF since 1991. He was working afor many positions including the Head of Network Strategy, Network R&D Lab and New Business Strategy. He received the MS and PhD degrees in EE from Seoul National University in 1985 and from Texas A&M University in 1990 respectively.