Marco Carugi, ITU Expert, Senior Advisor - Nortel,
• Marco began his career as telecommunication system engineer in Solvay, an
international chemical group, and then worked for 8 years in France Telecom
R&D as Research Engineer in Broadband Data Services and Network
Technologies, participating in international FT projects as technical expert
in IP/MPLS and VPNs.
• He joined Nortel in 2002 as Senior Advisor inside the CTO organization and
his current focus within Nortel Carrier Networks division is on Next
Generation Networks and emerging telecommunication enabled services and
applications, promoting Nortel strategic interests in international SDOs.
• Involved in standardization since 1996, he has actively participated in
ITU-T NGN related efforts since their beginning and also in the NGN related
ETSI TISPAN technical body.
• At WTSA 2008 he has been appointed SG13 vice-chairman for 2009-2012 study
period and he is currently acting as Rapporteur for Question 3/13
(Requirements and implementation scenarios for emerging services and
capabilities in an evolving NGN) and Working Party 2 co-chair within SG13.
• Among his past management positions in standardization, he co-chaired the
Services and Requirements group in the ITU-T NGN Focus Group, served on the
Optical Internetworking Forum Board of Directors, chaired the IETF Provider
Provisioned VPN Working Group and acted as, respectively, Q.11/13 Rapporteur
during 2001-2004 and Q.2/13 Rapporteur during 2005-2008.
• Marco has authored a number of papers, IETF drafts and RFCs, ITU-T
Recommendations and other contributions to SDOs.
• He holds Electronic Engineering degree in Telecommunications from Pisa
University (Pisa, Italy), M.S. in Engineering and Management of
Telecommunication Networks from National Institute of Telecommunications (Evry,
France), Master in International Business Development from ESSEC Business
Chae Sub Lee, ETRI
Chae Sub LEE has been working in the telecoms standardisation field for over
20 years. He has actively involved in regional standards in ASTAP, APT, TTA
and CJK in the area of network standards. He has been involved in ITU-T
standards development for the ISDN, GII, IP-based networks and NGN. He was
mainly involved in Study Group XVIII (currently SG13) as a rapporteur on
Architecture and Interworking areas. He is a vice-chairman of ITU-T Study
Group 13 and Chairman of WP2/13 on Architectural study. He also shared his
role as Chairman of NGN Focus Group from June 2004 till November 2005.
After a career of twenty years with KT as a senior researching engineer, he
built a venture company called HiSPOT S.A. And he has been an invited
researching staff to ETRI on International Standard activities.