Steering Committee Chair
BDM, Public Sector APAC
Steve Hwang is responsible for driving public sector business development activities in several Asia Pacific countries for Nokia Enterprise and is based in Nokia’s Seoul Office.
Steve engages with key public sector customers, industrial partners and telecommunication operators on mission critical and business critical network solutions for public safety, smart cities, defense and government-driven broadband initiatives.
He has a successful sales and business development track record with over twenty-two years in end customer engagement and partnership with Mobile Network Operators and system integration companies in public sector and commercial mobile network business sector. Steve has been with Nokia for the past 8.5 years and previously was with Ericsson and Samsung Electronics.
He has been deeply involved in driving the development and adoption of Mobile Broadband Networks for Public Safety and other mission critical applications in South Korea.
Steve holds bachelor’s degree in computer science from Soongsil University, Seoul, South Korea.
Wednesday 12 June: 1.30pm-5.00pm
WORKSHOP: Critical communications standards supporting a multivendor and interoperable environment for all mission- and business-critical sectors
Solutions showcase – future directions and trends
Leading companies explain current and future trends for Mission & Business Critical Digital LMR and Broadband and solutions enabling integration including voice, data video, apps., security. Networks, devices and examples.
4G and 5G enabling Broadband technologies and solutions for Enterprise and public sectors including Community Broadband
KEYNOTE: Thursday 13 June: 9.00am-9.30am
Korea nation-wide PPDR & Safe-Net forum — national-scale mission-critical public safety LTE network
Steve’s presentation will include contents about:
- Korea mission-critical network background (named as ‘Public Safety-LTE’)
- The latest Korea PS-LTE project progress
- The key contribution of SafeNet forum for Korea PS-LTE ecosystem
- The role of SafeNet forum for Korean government-driven projects such as PS-LTE, LTE-Rail and LTE-Maritime