Dr. Yuan-Kuang Tu

President, Northern Taiwan Business Group, Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd.

Dr. Yuan-Kuang Tu is the President of Northern Taiwan Business Group of Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. Prior to the current position, he had served as President of 3 business groups, namely, Mobile, Enterprise, International, respectively, and as the president of Telecommunication Laboratories (TL), the R&D arm of Chunghwa Telecom. Dr. Tu received his Ph. D degrees in Electrical Engineering from National Taiwan University in 1988. He had been with the Chunghwa Telecom Labs since 1981, serving in various R&D and project management positions. His professional fields include photonics, optical communications, access networks, broadband networks, and network evolution architectures. Currently he is a senior member of IEEE Photonics & COM Soc., Chinese Institute of Engineers, Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering, Optical Engineering Society of ROC, and Electronic Devices and Materials Association, and at the same time serving as Board Member of CIE and CIEE. He served as the Honorary General Chair for IEEE NOMS 2018, General Co-Chair for WOCC 2018, OECC 2020, and General Chair for IEEE Globecom 2020.