Minister

Choi Yanghee( Minister of Science, ICT and Future Planning)

Choi Yanghee

Education

  • 1984

    Ecole Nationale Superieure des Telecommunications (ENST), Doctor of Engineering in Computer Science

  • 1977

    M.S. in Electronics Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science

  • 1975

    B.S. in Electronics Engineering, Seoul National University

Career

  • 2014

    Minister of Science, ICT and Future Planning

  • 2013~2014

    Chairman of Samsung Science & Technology Foundation

  • 2011~2012

    Member of the President’s Council on Informatization Strategies

  • 2010~2012

    Member of the Office of Strategic R&D Planning of the Ministry of Knowledge Economy

  • 2010~2012

    External Director of POSCO ICT

  • 2010

    Technology Advisor to the Korea Communications Commission Member of the Future Internet Promotion Committee of the Korea Communications Commission

  • 2009~2011

    President of the Advanced Institutes of Convergence Technology

  • 2009~2011

    The first Dean of the Graduate School of Convergence Science & Technology

  • 2008

    President of the Korean Institute of Information Scientists and Engineers

  • 2007

    Full membership at the Korean Academy of Science and Technology

  • 2006~2012

    Chairman of the Future Internet Forum

  • 2006

    Full member at the National Academy of Engineering of Korea

  • 2006~2010

    External Director of Posdata (present POSCO ICT)

  • 1991~

    Assistant Professor·Associate Professor·Professor of Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Seoul National University

  • 1988

    Visiting Scientist at the IBM Watson Research Center, the United States

  • 1984~1991

    Senior Research Engineer at the Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute

  • 1981~1984

    Student Researcher at the Centre National d’Etudes des Telecommunications, France

  • 1977~1979

    Associate Research Engineer at the Korea Telecommunications Research Institute

Awards

  • 2009

    Prize of Leap, the Commendation of Science & Technology

  • 2009

    Internet Technology Award

  • 2009

    Achievement Award, Korea Internet Award