2017 Forum programme

Ju Yeon Song
 Ju Yeon Song

Director, Samsung Electronics/Digital Media & Communication R&D Center
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Korea, Republic of


Juyeon Song is a Director with Samsung Electronics where she is leading the spectrum and regulation standardization activity, especially in ITU-R, WRC, regional preparatory group activities, IEC, etc. Recently, she is focusing on 5G global spectrum and 5G certification tasks.

After joining Samsung in 1999, she has been involved in spectrum regulation and government affairs in wireless communications area. She served as a chairperson of several standard groups such as the Vision SWG in ITU-R WP5D to develop the 5G/IMT-2020 Vision document from 2012 to 2015, Technology WG in APT Wireless Group from 2010 to 2013, IMR-2000 Expert Group in ASTAPfrom 2002 to 2005. She also managed standards projects of wireless communication, multimedia and convergence in Samsung Research America from 2013 to 2016. At that time, she was also involved in the U.S. spectrum regulatory affairs. She received M.S degree in computer science and B.S. degree in mathematics from Sogang University, Korea in 1999 and 1996, respectively.