Dr. KF Tsang
Ir Dr Tsang is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electronic Engineering, City University of Hong Kong. He has published more than 200 technical papers and four books/book chapter. He has been dedicated to Internet of Things (IoT) development including mobile phone infrastructure, wireless home/office/building automation and energy management system, location tracking, healthcare, smart transportation, security, .... etc. KF is now devoting his effort to IoT LPWAN development including LoRa, SigFox and NB IoT. Dr. Tsang is advising the government on the deployment of IoT infrastructure. KF also contribute to key IoT development in standards. He has been approved by IEEE Standards Association to develop a worldwide IEEE Standard P2668 for Maturity Index of Internet-of-things: Grading and Ranking – the IDex. The establishment of IDex shall proliferate a rapid, positive and mature progress of IoT industry. As a result of his excellent contribution, KF was award the IoT Heros Award in 2016 by GS1 IoT Council (nominated by Cisco). Dr. Tsang is currently active in the following participation and capacities: Internationally, the Chairman of IEEE Standard P2668 "IoT Index"; Chairman of NB IoT Work Group for IEEE P1451.5 smart sensors; a member of the IEEE1932.1 standard for License/Unlicensed Spectrum Interoperability in Wireless Mobile Networks Working Group; Technical Committee member of Industrial Wireless Guidelines for NIST, U.S. Department of Commerce, USA; Membership Champion of IEEE Industrial Electronics Society; Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics; Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Industrial informatics; Associate Editor of IEEE Industrial Electronics Magazine; Associate Editor of IEEE ITeN; Editor of TSII Transaction. Locally, KF is the consultant of EMSD advising and researching the CityWide IoT Infrastructure, an advisor of OFCA SAAC, the Editor in Chief, SmartVision, Smart City Consortium, VP and Chairman of Internet of Things Committee, Smart City Consortium; Convenor of the Connected City Alliance, Chairman of the “Internet of Things Special Users Group Hong Kong, Immediate Past Chairman of HKIE Electronics Division.