ITS Board of Directors

Charles (Chao) Ai (to ’30)

President, Global Technology Cooperation
Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd
Section H, Huawei, Bantian
Shenzhen, 51812
CHINA

Phone: +86 755 28780808
Email: aichao@huawei.com

James Alleman (to ’30)

Emeritus Professor of Economics
University of Colorado
2491 Twenty-third Street
Boulder, CO 80304-3703
USA

Phone: +1-303-443-4465
Mobile: +1-917-294-1688
Email: james.alleman at colorado.edu

Erik Bohlin (to ’30) (Past ITS Chair)

Professor
Chair in Telecommunication Economics, Policy and Regulation
Ivey Business School at Western University
Business, Economics and Public Policy Research Group
1255 Western Road
London, Ontario, N6G 0N1
CANADA

Phone: +1-519-661-2111 (ext 87865)
Mobile: +1-226-385-8424
Email: ebohlin@ivey.ca

John Cheng (to ’30)

Associate Professor
Intercultural Communication
Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
Tsuda University, Kodaira Campus
Tsuda-machi Kodaira, Tokyo, 187-8577
JAPAN

Mobile: +81-42-342-5150
E-mail: cwljwc@tsuda.ac.jp

Christian M. Dippon (to ’30) (ITS Treasurer and Finance Committee Chair)

Senior Managing Director
Chair of NERA’s Global Energy, Environment,
Communications & Infrastructure Practice
National Economic Research Associates, Inc.
2112 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, 4th floor
Washington, DC 20037
USA

Phone: +1-202-466-9270
Fax: +1-202-466-3605
Email: christian.dippon@nera.com

Andreas Fier (to '30)

Head of Academic Relations
Deutsche Telekom AG
Group Public and Regulatory Affairs
Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 140, 53113 Bonn
GERMANY

Phone: +49 (0)151 14525 123
E-mail: andreas.fier@telekom.de

Martha Garcia-Murillo (to '26)

Professor of Information Systems and Quantitative Analysis
Lee D. and Willa Seemann Distinguished Dean
College of Information Science & Technology | PKI 172B
University of Nebraska at Omaha
Omaha, Nebraska 68182
USA

Phone: +1-315-443-1829
Email: mgarciam@unomaha.edu
Web: http://www.garciamurillo.com/

Covadonga Gijón (to ’30) (Membership & Nominations Committee Chair)

Associate Professor
Vice Dean for Management and Economic Affairs
Faculty of Law
UNED
Obispo Trejo, 2
28040 Madrid
SPAIN

Phone: +34 91 398 6120
E-mail: cgijon@cee.uned.es (Main)
E-mail: vd.gestion@adm.uned.es (Vice Dean)

Mario Girasole (to ’30)

VP Regulatory and Institutional Affairs
TIM Brasil
Av. das Americas
3434 – bloco 1 – 5º andar
Barra da Tijuca
CEP: 22640-102
Rio de Janeiro-RJ
BRAZIL

Phone: +55 21 4109-4021
Email: mgirasole@timbrasil.com.br

Bronwyn Howell (to ’30) (ITS Secretary)

School of Management
Victoria Business School
PO Box 600
Victoria University
Wellington 6140
NEW ZEALAND

Phone: +64-4-463-5562
Mobile: +64-27-5635563
Email: Bronwyn.Howell@vuw.ac.nz
Web: https://people.wgtn.ac.nz/bronwyn.howell

François Jeanjean (to ’28)

Economist
Regulatory Affairs Department
Orange
111 Quai du Président Roosevelt
CS 70222
92449 Issy Les Moulineaux Cedex
FRANCE

E-mail: francois.jeanjean@orange.com
Mobile: +33-6-3325-6751

Seongcheol Kim (to ’28)

Director & Professor
School of Media and Communication
Korea University
145 Anam-Ro, Seongbuk-Gu
Seoul 02841
KOREA

Phone: +82-2-3290-2267
Email: hiddentrees@korea.ac.kr
Web: seongcheolkimlab.com

Daizo Kosa (to ’28)

General Manager
NTT Washington D.C. Representative Office
Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT)
900 17th Street, NW, Suite 610
Washington D.C. 20006
USA

Stanford Levin (to ’28)

Emeritus Professor of Economics
Department of Economics and Finance
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
PMB 110
9648 Olive Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63132-3002
USA

Phone: +1-618-531-5984
Fax: +1-314-997-0605
Email: slevin@siue.edu

Yu-li Liu (to ’30)

Distinguished Professor
School of Journalism and Communication
Shanghai University
CHINA

Patricia Hirl Longstaff (to ’28)

Professor Emeritus
Newhouse School of Public Communication
Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY
USA

Phone: +1-315-440-9685
Email: phlongst@syr.edu

Hitoshi Mitomo (to ’30) (ITS Vice Chair and Conferences & Seminars Committee Chair)

Professor and Dean (9.2018 – 9.2020)
Telecommunications Economics & Policy
Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies (GSAPS)
Director
Waseda Institute for Digital Society
Waseda University
Bldg. 19, 1-21-1, Nishiwaseda,
Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 169-0051
JAPAN

Phone: +81-3-3208-4113
Fax: +81-3-5286-3832
Email: mitomo@waseda.jp

Yosuke Murakami (to ’30)

Executive Director
KDDI Research, Inc.
2-10-4 Toranomon, Minato-ku,
Tokyo 105-0001
JAPAN

Phone: +81 70 3508 5778
Email: yk-murakami@kddi.com

Petrus Potgieter (to '26) (Marketing & Promotions Committee Chair)

Professor
University of South Africa
Department of Decision Sciences
PO Box 392
Pretoria, 0003
SOUTH AFRICA

Phone: +27-12-347-4466
Email: potgiph@unisa.ac.za, php@grensnut.com

Leland W. Schmidt (to ’28) (ITS Assistant Treasurer)

33 Alpine Drive
Gilford, NH 03249
USA

Phone: +1-603-293-4094
Fax: +1-603-293-4095
Email: lschmidt@metrocast.net

Stephen R. Schmidt (to ’28) (ITS Chair & Web Development Committee Chair)

Chief Regulatory Legal Counsel
TELUS Communications Inc.
215 Slater Street, Floor 5
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 0A6
CANADA

Phone: +1-613-597-8363
Email: stephen.schmidt@telus.com
Web: www.telus.com

Georg Serentschy (to ’30) (Strategic Planning Committee Chair)

Managing Partner
Serentschy Advisory Services GmbH
Riglergasse 6/6
A-1180 Vienna
AUSTRIA

Volker Stocker (to ’29)

Head of Research Group & Postdoctoral Researcher
Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society
(The German Internet Institute)
Hardenbergstraße 32
10623 Berlin
GERMANY

Phone: +49 (0)30/31475740
Email: vstocker@inet.tu-berlin.de

Masatsugu Tsuji (to ’28)

President, Professor
Kobe International University
9-1-6 Koyocho-naka, Higashinada-ku
Kobe, Hyogo 658-0032
JAPAN

Phone/Fax: +81-78-845-3418
Email: mtsuji@kobe-kiu.ac.jp

Jason Whalley (to ’30) (ITS Vice Chair & Publications Committee Chair)

Professor of Digital Economy
Newcastle Business School
City Campus East
Northumbria University
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST
UNITED KINGDOM

Phone: +44 (0) 191-227-4921
Mobile: +44 (0) 7968-946580
Email: jason.whalley@northumbria.ac.uk

Xu Yan (to ’30)

Professor
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Dept of Information and Systems Management
Clearwater Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
CHINA

Phone: +852-2358-7640
Mobile: +852-9309-2758
Fax: +852-2358-2421
Email: xuyan@ust.hk
Web: isom.hkust.edu.hk/faculty-and-staff/directory/xuyan

Prof. Dr. Ing. Ezer Osei Yeboah-Boateng (to ’28)

Deputy Director General (Technical Operations)
National Communications Authority (NCA)
#6, NCA Tower, Airport City, Accra
GHANA

Phone: +233 (0)20 829 2031
Email: ezer.yeboah-boateng@nca.org.gh

Bohdan (Don) Romaniuk

ITS Secretariat and ITS Newsletter Editor
Calgary, Alberta
CANADA

Hal Reirson

ITS Web Development Coordinator