Jong-Sung Hwang,Ph.D

Master Planner, Busan EDC National Pilot Smart City Lead Researcher / National Information Society Agency (South Korea)

Dr. Jong-Sung Hwang is a lead researcher at the National Information Society Agency, in charge of smart city and Government 3.0. He also serves as a member of the Korean Smart City Special Committee, which is under the Presidential Committee on the Fourth Industrial Revolution. He was a member of the Gov3.0 Committee from 2014 to 2017. Dr. Hwang also worked as a Chief Information Officer of the Seoul Metropolitan Government from 2011 to 2013. As a CIO of Seoul, he has made Seoul one of smart city best cases recommended by the ITU. He was awarded the Order of Civil Merit, Camellia Medal by the Korean government in 2016. Dr. Hwang holds a Master’s degree and a Doctoral degree in Political Science from Yonsei University in Korea.