Bu Sung Lee, Francis is currently an Associate Professor with the School of Computer Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University. He currently holds the position as Director, International Networks at National SuperComputing Center(Singapore). Bu-Sung Lee was the founding Director, Service Platform Lab, HP Labs(Singapore) 2010-2012.
Bu-Sung Lee has been actively involved with the deployment of advanced networks in Singapore and the region. He is the founding President of Singapore Advanced Research and Education Network (SingAREN) in 2003-2007. He is currently the treasurer of SingAREN. He was the Chair of the governors for Trans Eurasia Information Network (TEIN),funded by EU Aid, from 2013 to 2017. He is currently the chair for the Board of advisor of TEIN*CC
The NREN Need Assessment grant project was initiated by TEIN*CC under the [email protected] project to provide comprehensive insight and analysis of NREN needs leading to activities that will benefit NRENs. The information is gathered through both surveys and interviews with the various NRENs organisations and some of their members.
The session will start with a presentation introducing the background and the preliminary findings of the NREN Needs Assessment (NNA) under the [email protected] project. The presentation will be followed by a panel discussion on the key findings, their impact on the NRENs, possible remedial actions to be taken, etc.