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August 2015 -- Became a member of the Expert Committee of SafeNet Forum, a Korean organization created in connection with the implementation and operation of nationwide public safety LTE networks.

Miscellaneous --  I highly recommend the "Power Searching with Google" course!


Selected Recent Activities
January 15-28, 2017 -- Seconded to the ITU in Geneva to work with expert group on the impact of ICTs on the SDGs. 
November 12-15, 2016--ITU Telecom World 2016, Bangkok.  Met with the ITU expert group and  the Secretary General's day-long Academia consultation. Photo below is with Secretary General Zhao (next to me) and representatives of Waseda and Iwate Universities in Japan.
September 14-17, 2016 -- Geneva meeting of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) expert group study of the impact of ICTs on achievement of the sustainable development goals (SDGs).
August 18, 2016 --  Interview with the Korea IT Times Global News Network published.  The interview took place in my SUNY Korea office as pictured below. (Read the full interview at this link.)
Interview with Korea IT Times
August 1, 2016 -- Invited presentation titled “Digital development in Korea:  Lessons for a sustainable world” to 51 senior government officials at the National Diplomatic Academy in Seoul, organized by the academy and the National Information Society Agency (NIA).
July 20, 2016 -- Invited presentation on “Network-centric digital development in Korea:  Origins, growth and prospects” at the Human resource training on e-Government infrastructure, system building and operation, at the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), organized by KOICA and NIA.
June 25, 2016 -- Invited presentation on “Network-centric digital development in Korea:  Origins, growth and prospects” at the International Conference ono Innovation Studies (ICIS 2016), Tsinghua University, Beijing China.
May 24, 2016 -- Invited presentation on “ICT4D:  Lessons from Korea” at the Joint Workshop for e-Government and Smart City,” organized by the National Information Society Agency (NIA), the Asian Development Bank and The World e-Governments Organization of Cities and Local Governments (WeGO) at the Jeju training center of the NIA, Jeju Island.
March 18, 2016 -- At the invitation of the World Bank, chaired discussions at the Korea launch of the 2016 World Development Report, “Digital Dividends:  How to Get the Most from the Digital Revolution and What Can We Learn from Korea,” co-hosted by the World Bank Group Korea Office and STEPI, Sheraton D-cube City Hotel, Seoul.
February 4, 2016 -- “Building a Global Education Hub in Songdo,” invited presentation at the annual conference of the Korean Association for Centers of Teaching and Learning (KACTL), Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Seoul.

Recent Publications
“Network-centric digital development in
Korea:
  Origins, growth and prospects.” Telecommunications Policy (2017) http://doi.org/10.1016/j.telpol.2017.03.007January 2012--a short,
non-academic e-book
 recounting
my personal experiences.

March 2011 (with Dr. 
Myung Oh), Digital Development in
Korea:  Building an Information Society,
Routledge (London, New York).

For a complete listing, use the 
"Books and Monographs" navigation
link

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