IEEE International Conference on High Performance Switching and Routing
11-14 May 2020 // Virtual Conference

Kohei Shiomoto

Kohei Shiomoto is a Professor of Tokyo City University, Tokyo Japan. He has had been engaged in R&D in the data communication industry for over 28 years since he joined NTT Laboratories in 1989. He has been active in the areas of Network Virtualization, Data-Mining for Network Management, Traffic & QoE Management since he joined Tokyo City University in 2017.


From 1989 to 2017, he produced technologies to innovate Internet, Mobile, and Cloud at NTT Laboratories, where he was engaged in research and development of high-speed computer networks including ATM networks, IP/MPLS networks, GMPLS networks, network virtualization, traffic management, network analytics. From 1996 to 1997 he was engaged in research in high-speed networking as a visiting scholar at Washington University in St. Louis, MO, USA. He published 70+ journal papers and 130+ reviewed international conference papers. He published 6 RFCs in IETF.


He serves as Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Network Service and Management and as Series Editor of the IEEE Communications Magazine (Telecom Software, Network Virtualization, and Software Defined Networks series). He served as Guest Co-Editor for a series of special issues on Management of Softwareized Networks established in the IEEE Transactions on Network Service and Management. He served as Guest Co-Editor for the IEEE Communications Magazine. He served in various roles for organizing IEEE ComSoc profile conferences such as IEEE NOMS, IEEE IM, IEEENetSoft. He presented keynote speeches and took part in the distinguished expert panels.


He received his B.E., M.E., and Ph.D. degrees in information and computer sciences from Osaka University, Osaka in 1987, 1989, and 1998. He is a Fellow of IEICE, a Senior Member of IEEE, and a member of ACM.

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