Invited Innovator Yongsik Shin

Yongsik Shin is a Senior Vice President at SK Telecom Co. Ltd, where he leads the Smart Energy City Unit, covering energy vertical digitalization as well as smart city initiatives.

Prior to this position, Dr. Shin served as a Vice President for Energy Business Team which supports energy efficiency efforts of the company’s C&I clients based on its cloud based EMS platform which he initiated to develop and commercialized in 2011. He was also responsible for business development in the IoT domain by launching various IoT devices and services. Dr. Shin actively participated in a sizable number of government driven R&D projects including the Smart Grid PoC in Jeju Island.

Dr. Shin actively participates and shares insights and experiences at industry seminars and conferences as a speaker or a panelist. He is the vice chairman of the Korean BEMS Association as well as Korean Smart Grid Association.

Dr. Shin earned his doctorate in industrial engineering, and has a Master of Business Administration from Cornell University.

Yongsik Shin
Senior Vice President

SK Telecom Co. Ltd