Bong Jun Ko  Bong Jun Ko photo         

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Research Staff Member, Manager
Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY USA



I am a Research Staff Member, Manager, working in the Distributed AI Research Department at IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA. Currently I am working on projects related to building AI algorithms and systems for IoT applications, with particular focuses on enabling machine learning-based analytics and other applications at the network edge.

I joined IBM Research at 2006, before which I briefly stayed in Philips Research North America as a Senior Member of Research Staff. I received Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University, New York, NY, and M.S. and B.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea. I also co-founded Neomtel, Ltd., Seoul, Korea, a wireless network application provider, at 1999. I am the recipient of the Best Paper Awards in IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP) 2003 and in IEEE/IFIP International Symposium on Integrated Network Management (IM) 2013.