Dr. Sokwoo Rhee is Associate Director of Cyber-Physical Systems at National Institute of Standards and Technology, covering Internet of Things (IoT) and Smart Cities strategy technological development. The group aims to create a replicable model for deployments of IoT and Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) solutions to improve the quality of life in Smart Cities around the world. He previously served as a Presidential Innovation Fellow on CPS, a program by the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) at the White House. He co-led the SmartAmerica Challenge, which brought together IoT technologies to demonstrate the socio-economic benefits of SmartCities. Prior to joining US government, he was Co-founder and CTO of Millennial Net, Inc., which successfully commercialized low-power wireless mesh/sensor network. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Dr. Sokwoo Rhee
Associate Director of Cyber-Physical Systems at National Institute of Standards and Technology
October 18 - 8:30 am to 11:30 am