2017 Forum programme

Eunsook Eunah Kim
 Eunsook Eunah Kim

Head of Research and Development
Device Gateway SA & UDG Alliance
Switzerland

Biography

Dr. Eunsook Eunah Kim is a Head of Research and Development both in Device Gateway SA and in UDG Alliance in Switzerland, an IoTinteroperability solution provider and its supporting alliance. She also has been serving European Commission as an independent expert since 2009, and she is a board member of IoT Lab, an IoT research platform in Europe. Over 20 years of research careers, she hasbeen working on diverse topics in IoT including IoT security and privacy and 5G integration, diverse Smart city services and platform integration, Future Networks, VoIP, Multicast, etc.

Prior to joining Device Gateway, she worked for Martel GmbH in Switzerland, Electronics and Telecommunication Research Institute (ETRI) in Korea, and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in USA. She was a vice chair of ITU-T SG5 WP3 (ICT & Climate change) from 2009 to 2012 and actively involved in ITU-T SG13, ITU-T JCA-IoT and IETF, where she produced a few international standards. She is the recipient of two Minister Awards from the Koreangovernment: the Standards Winners Award from Ministry of Knowledge Economy in 2011 and the Outstanding Contributors Award from the Korean Communication Commission in 2009. She received her M.S and Ph.D in Computer Science from Sookmyung Women´s University in Seoul, Korea.