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Ching-Heng Ku

Nominee details

Ching-Heng Ku

Kaime Kipi

Biographical info

  1. Ph. D., Department of Computer Science, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, ROC.
  2. Assistant Professor of Department of Information Management, Chinese Culture University, Taiwan.
  3. Associate research scientist of Department of System and Networking, National Center for High-performance Computing (NCHC), Taiwan.
  4. Deputy Director of Division of operation, Internet Protocol Upgrade and Promotion Office, National Information and Communications Initiative Committee (NICI), Executive Yuan, Taiwan.
  5. Director of IP Department, TWNIC.
  6. Co-Chair of Policy SIG, NIR SIG, and DB SIG, APNIC
  7. Secretary in General of IEEE Computer Society Taipei Section
  8. Supervisors of ISOC-TW, Taiwan
  9. Member of the IEEE, the Royal Institute of Navigation of the U.K., Chinese Image Processing and Pattern Recognition Society, and the Chinese Institute of Engineers.
Experience and involvement in APNIC activities
  1. I actively participated in the APNIC meetings since the APNIC 18th in 2004 till now.
  2. I work as the NIR Hostmaster to cooperate with APNIC, organize the TWNIC Open Policy Meeting and assist to hold the APNIC training workshop in Taiwan for more than 15 years.
  3. I served as the chair of the NIR Hostmaster workshop, and the Co-Chair of the DB SIG and NIR SIG in APNIC meetings.
  4. I attend the APNIC Policy Development Process (PDP) and be the author of the implemented policy proposal.
  5. I currently serve as the Co-Chair of Policy SIG in APNIC meeting.

Nominee statement

I am so honoured to attend this election for the IANA RC member. I have actively participated in the APNIC meetings for 17 years. Also, I currently serve the Co-Chair of the Policy SIG in APNIC meeting. I have been taking in charge of the IP Policy research and Number Resources Services at the TWNIC. I also have taken in charge of the project of IPv6 and RPKI deployment and promotion in Taiwan. All the experiences mentioned above polished my abilities and capabilities not only in professional fields but also to cultivate the leadership. I am willing to accept the responsibility of IANA RC member and put my best effort to commit myself to serve the community. I hope to have your support to serve as the IANA RC member.

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Reason for nomination

Ching-Heng Ku is currently the Policy SIG Co-Chair of APNIC and the Director of IP Department of TWNIC. He has worked and researched in networking, IP Policies and Number Resources Services at TWNIC for several years.

He also had ever took in charge of the Secretariat of Asia Pacific IPv6 Task Force, and holding the Asia Pacific IPv6 summit, Asia Pacific IPv6 Task Force meeting, and Global IPv6 Summit in Taiwan, as well as supports organising IPv6 Readiness Measurement BoF and IPv6 Deployment session in APNIC Conferences.

Ching-Heng has actively participated in the APNIC meetings since the APNIC 18th in 2004. Also, he was the chair of the NIR Hostmaster workshop and the Co-Chair of the DB SIG, NIR SIG, and Policy SIG in APNIC meetings.

He has balanced views on various issues discussed in the APNIC community. I believe his quality and experiences will contribute to IANA Numbering Services Review Committee in having him serve as the member.

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