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Billy MH Cheon

Cooperation SIG Co-Chair Nominee Billy Mooho Cheon

Billy Mooho Cheon is a general researcher on Governance Team of Korea Internet & Security Agency (KISA).

He has 15 years of experiences with non-governmental organizations and inter-governmental organizations in various international ICT affairs . In the early 2000s, He started his job carrier as a policy maker for the number address resources (IPv4, IPv6 and AS numbers) in APNIC community. From 2005 to 2007, with in-depth knowledge and rich experiences in the Internet addresses management, he served a member of Executive Council of APNIC.

In 2008, as an advisor, he participated in Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC) of ICANN and presented the position of the Korean government and community on the naming resources (new gTLD, ccTLD, IDN) as well as Internet governance issues. In 2009, he planned Freedom of Expression session in IGF (Internet governance Forum). In 2011, he attended Working Party on Information Security and Privacy (WPISP) of OECD and participated in developing global information security policies and guidelines.

Since 2012, he has cooperated with the Multi-lateral Development Banks such as the World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank in the field of Cyber Security and ICT issues. In 2014, he was charged with ICT trend research & analysis in KISA. I

n 2015, KISA plans to facilitate the development of human-based technologies, which encompass fundamental values of mankind, and to consider a set of standards that would be the foundation of the global cyberspace through Human-centric Internet for the Future.

In this regards, Billy MH Cheon looks forward to a greater cooperation between KISA and AP community and he strongly wants a challenging role of leading “Cooperation SIG” with the above experiences and expertise.