John Jung-hoon Lee

Professor of Technology & Innovation Management

Graduate School of Information, Yonsei University

262 Seongsanno, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, Korea, 120-749

E-mail: jhoonlee@yonsei.ac.kr

Home Page: http://isi-en.yonsei.ac.kr

Tel: +822-2123-4529 Fax: +822-2123-8654

ABOUT

Jung-hoon (John) Lee is currently an associate dean and a professor of Technology & Innovation management at the Graduate School of Information, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea. He was also a visiting scholar with the Stanford Program on Regions of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SPRIE), Stanford Graduate School of Business in 2011/2012. Professor Lee’s recent research focuses on “Smart City”, specially the IT-based service design and implementation in urban planning and development. He has been involved in R&D projects sponsored by the South Korean government, including developing a national strategy and vision for Smart City, analyzing and designing Smart City services and implementation and developing Performance Management Systems for Smart City operations. Active in leading the development of 5-year master plans for smart cities, he served as associate project manager for Seoul Metropolitan City and Busan, South Korea’s second largest metropolis. His current research projects are on urban regeneration (2014-2016) and smart city R&D projects (2014-2018) which both are supported by the Ministry of Land and Transport. He is also participating IoT based Smart City Development and Living Lab project (2015-2017) with SK Telecom, largest mobile carrier and Busan Metropolitan City, sponsored by the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning, South Korea. Prof. LEE also actively contributed his research works in academic journals. His paper on “Towards an effective framework for building smart cities” was one most of downloaded articles in Technological Forecasting & Social Change. He also contributed several consulting and advisory services including CISCO, GSMA, SKT, LG CNS. He also worked as an external consultant for ITS implementation for UN ESCAP. Professor LEE received a B.Eng./MSc. from the University of Manchester and MSc from the London School of Economics and Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge. Prior to joining the GSI faculty at Yonsei University, he worked for LG CNS as a senior business/IT consultant.

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. in Manufacturing Engineering and Management, 2003
    Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge, U.K.
  • M.Sc. in Analysis, Design and Management of Information Systems, 1998
    Information Systems & Innovation Group, Department of Management, London School of Economics, University of London, U.K.
  • M.Sc. in Information Systems Engineering, 1996
    Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, U.K.
  • B.Eng. in Electronic Engineering, 1995
    School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, University of Manchester, U.K.

ACADEMIC EMPLOYMENT & POSITIONS

  • March 2016-Present, Associate Dean, Graduate School of Information
    Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
  • March 2016,-Present Co-director, Design Factory Korea
    Underwood International College, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
  • September 2013-August 2016, Director,
    Yonsei Leadership Center, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
  • September 2013-August 2016, Associate Director,
    Institute of East & West Studies, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
  • September 2014-Present, Professor
    Graduate School of Information, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
  • September 2009-August 2014, Associate Professor
    Graduate School of Information, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
  • September 2004- August 2009, Assistant Professor
    Graduate School of Information, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea

CURRENT & PAST PROJECTS

  • IoT(Internet of Things) Smart City Open Platform Test-bed Development, Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning, Korea, May 2015-December 2017

    Role & Responsibility: Sub-group project manager for developing IoT Civic Engagement Platform & Living Labs Program and Smart City Global Index

  • U-City R&D Phase II: Service Reference Model Development, Ministry of Land & Transport, Korea, May 2014-March 2018

    Role & Responsibility: Developing Service Reference Model for Smart City Development

  • Urban Regeneration Project: Life & Social Smart City Service Planning, Ministry of Land & Transport, Korea, May 2014-March 2016

    Role & Responsibility: Planning Smart City Service for Urban Regeneration

  • Busan Ubiquitous City Master Plan, Busan City Hall, Korea, March 2011-January 2012

    Role & Responsibility: Sub-group project manager for framing Smart City vision & strategy for Busan Metropolitan City (the second largest in Korea) and for developing ubiquitous services

  • Global Expansion Strategy for Smart City Development, Ministry of Land, Transport & Maritime Affairs, Korea, July 2010-December 2010

    Role & Responsibility: Developing a Smart City information management strategy

  • u-Seoul Ubiquitous City Master Plan, Seoul City Hall, Korea, May 2010-February 2011

    Role & Responsibility: Sub-group project manager applying BSC framework to a ubiquitous technology (IT)-based city development alongside development of performance management tools.

  • IT Convergence and Eco-System Development, Yonsei University Research Center, Korea, March 2010-Febuary 2011

    Role & Responsibility: Service development and implementation, research on service innovation.

  • u-Space Planning & Development, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs, Korea, November 2008-April 2013

    Role & Responsibility: Project manager for developing an IT based ubiquitous services with LG CNS

  • u-Eco City Strategy & Vision, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs, Korea, June 2008-April 2010

    Role & Responsibility: Project manager for U-City Strategic Planning using a Technology Roadmap & developing a PRM (Performance Reference Model) System for U-City Management.

  • BK21, ‘Innovating IT education around U-Business and U-Policy, Ministry of Education, Korea, March 2007-March 2013

    Role & Responsibility: Track Leader in IT Strategic Planning and Management, Graduate School of Information, Yonsei University, designing new curriculum for IT Strategic Planning and Management

  • IT Governance based Information Strategy Planning, LG Telecom, Korea, May 2007-December 2007

    Role & Responsibility: Conducted research for developing an IT governance-based Information Strategy Planning framework for the third largest mobile service operator in Korea.

  • IT Governance Guideline Development for the Public Sector, National Information Agency, Korea, February 2007-December 2007

    Role & Responsibility: Developed IT governance implementation guidelines for e-government in Korea.

  • IT Governance Framework Development for Public Administration, National Information Society Agency, Korea, September 2006-February 2007

    Role & Responsibility: Conducted a research project developing an IT governance framework for public administration in Korea.

  • Globalizing E-Business Service Model, Ministry of Commerce, Industry, and Energy, Korea, November 2006-January 2007

    Role & Responsibility: Conducted a research project aiming to globalize a Korean e-business model.

  • Digital Convergence Project for the Silver Industry, Seoul City Hall, Republic of Korea, December 2005-December 2008

    Role & Responsibility: Conducted a research project aiming to develop Web-based service model for the silver industry.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Advisory Member, Korea Associate of Internet of Things, Korea, July 2016-Present
  • Vice President, Information Systems Audit & Control Association (ISACA) Korea Chapter, Feb 2017-Present
  • Secretary General, Asia-Pacific Decision Sciences Institute (APDSI), July 2016-Present
  • Civic Inspector-General for Integrity, Bank of Korea, Korea, February 2014-2017
  • External Consultant for ITS & IT Policy, United Nations Economic & Social Commission for Asia & the Pacific, 2014
  • Telecommunication Policy Advisory Member, Korea Communications Commission, Korea, October 2010-September 2011
  • IT Policy Advisory Member, National Computing & Information Service (NCIS), Ministry of Interior, January 2012-January 2013
  • Journal of Technology Innovation, Editorial Review Board, January 2011-Present
  • U-Seoul Forum, Steering Committee Member, Seoul City Hall, Republic of Korea, January 2011-2012
  • 2011 & 2013 Korea National Productivity Award, Korea Productivity Center, Ministry of Knowledge and Economy, Award Committee Member.
  • u-Seoul Planning Steering Committee, Seoul City Hall, Republic of Korea, Advisory Committee Member, November 2010-November 2011
  • Asia-Pacific Decision Sciences Institute (APDSI), Secretary General, Vice President, January 2010-Present
  • International Journal of IT/Business Alignment & Governance (IJITBAG), Editorial Review Board, January 2009-Present
  • IT Investment in the Ministry of the Knowledge Economy, Republic of Korea, Advisory Committee \, Member, July 2008-July 2009
  • Journal of Service Science, Editorial Review Board, November 2008-Present
  • Service Science National Forum, Academic Committee Member, March 2008-Present
  • The Korean Society of Innovation Management & Economics, Academic Committee Member, January 2006-Present
  • Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), Korea Chapter, Vice President, January 2007-January 2011
  • IT Investment in the Ministry of the Knowledge Economy, Republic of Korea, Advisory Committee Member, July 2008-Present