Plenary and Technical Track Keynote Speakers
Technical Track Speakers
Gooi Soon Chai
Dato’ Gooi Soon Chai
Senior Vice President & President, Electronic Industrial Solutions Group
Dato’ Gooi Soon Chai is senior vice president, Keysight Technologies, and president of the Electronic Industrial Solutions Group, which addresses the automotive, energy, general electronics, manufacturing, and semiconductor businesses.
Dato’ Gooi is also responsible for Keysight’s order fulfillment, global sourcing, and IT functions. This includes the end-to-end supply chain that encompasses manufacturing operations, engineering, technology centers, and worldwide logistics; global sourcing and strategic supplier management; as well as IT infrastructure and application services.
He was previously the president of Agilent order fulfillment for the company’s Life Sciences, Chemical Analysis and Electronic Measurement business groups. He was responsible for leading efforts to leverage the company’s strength in supply chain and engineering operations across the three business groups.
In 2006, he became vice president and general manager of the Electronic Instruments business unit at Agilent Technologies. In this role, he managed a diverse portfolio of businesses serving the general purpose, semiconductor, board test, and nanotechnology markets.
He holds a bachelor of science degree, with first-class honors, in electrical and electronics engineering from the University of London, and a master of science degree in computing science from the Imperial College of Science and Technology, London.
Senior Vice President/Chief Marketing Officer, Global Marketing
Marie Hattar is chief marketing officer of Keysight Technologies. As a CMO, Marie is responsible for Keysight's brand and global marketing efforts. She drives Keysight's corporate positioning, messaging and communications to both internal and external audiences. Marie has more than 20 years of marketing leadership experience spanning the security, routing, switching, telecom and mobility markets.
Before becoming Keysight's CMO, Marie was chief marketing officer at Ixia and at Check Point Software Technologies where she reestablished those companies as leaders in their industries. Prior to that, she was a vice president at Cisco where she led the company's enterprise networking and security portfolio and helped drive the company's leadership in networking. Marie also worked at Nortel Networks, Alteon WebSystems, and Shasta Networks in senior marketing and CTO positions.
Marie received a master's degree in business administration in marketing from York University and a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the University of Toronto.
Senior Vice President, Global Sales
Mark Wallace is senior vice president, global sales for Keysight Technologies. As the leader of the company's global sales function, Mark is responsible for orders and customer satisfaction for the company.
Most recently, Mark was vice president and general manager of the Americas Field Operations for Keysight. Prior to that position, Mark held a variety of leadership positions across sales, marketing, and channel management.
Mark joined Hewlett-Packard in 1985 as a field engineer selling test and measurement products to the wireless industry. In 1995, he was named global business development manager responsible for sales and business development in Asia and Europe for major wireless accounts. Two years later, he was promoted to wireless sales manager for major accounts in the U.S.
Following the Agilent split from Hewlett-Packard in 1999, Mark joined the Wireless Business Unit as channel manager responsible for global account management and business development into the wireless industry worldwide. He was later promoted to worldwide marketing manager responsible for all inbound and outbound marketing within the Wireless Business Unit. In August 2004, he was named national sales manager within North America and through several assignments has managed all portions of the US and Canadian test and measurement sales organizations, until his promotion to Americas field operation vice president in November 2011.
Mark graduated from the Illinois Institute of Technology with a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering in 1987 and has attended the University of Chicago for executive studies. He is a member of IIT's Armour College of Engineering Advisory Board.
Wee Choong Hew
Vice President, Investment and Industry Development
Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation
Wee Choong Hew joins Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation as a vice president of the Investment & Industry Development since 2016.
As a VP, he oversees the business operations in the areas of investment from strategic planning, investment attraction, to key client management. Supporting the local companies to go global is also a key mandate that Hew oversees within the division. Additionally, Hew looks into matters relating to the industry critical enablers or eco-systems to ensure the continued development of the industry.
Hew has more than 23 years of experience and he graduated from La Trobe University, Australia in 1992 with a bachelor of science in Computing and Economics and a diploma in Economics. He has extensive experience in private sector consulting as well as business to business in sales and business development. He started his investment attraction and facilitation role in an investment promotion agency as a pioneer member in 2011. He led the investor relations team in attracting large Fortune 500 or Forbes 2000 multi-national companies before moving into his current role in MDEC.
Wee Choong Hew
Vice President, NEMO Wireless Network Testing
Petri Toljamo is vice president and general manager of Keysight’s Nemo Wireless Solutions Business where he is responsible for global business strategy and operations, R&D, and managing customer and supplier relationships.
Toljamo has more than 20 years of experience in the telecommunications industry with a focus on wireless and infrastructure segments. Before joining Keysight, he was managing director at Anite with global profit and loss business responsibilities.
He holds a masters degree in radio engineering and an MBA from the University of Oulu, as well as a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the Raahe Institute of Computer Engineering.
Director of Strategic Planning, Internet Infrastructure Group
Communications Measurement Solutions
Brig Asay leads strategic programs and direction for the Internet Infrastructure Group.
Brig joined Keysight Technologies in 2005 as a technical support engineer. During his time with Keysight, he has held multiple positions. Brig managed marketing strategies and planning as the Infiniium oscilloscope marketing manager. He was also a marketing operations manager, where he oversaw the marketing budget and managed the technical support and learning products teams.
Previous to joining Keysight, Brig worked at Micron Technologies as a test engineer. Brig graduated with an MBA from Northwest Nazarene University and BS Electrical Engineering from the University of Wyoming. He has published numerous technical articles.
Tan Boon Khim
Boon Khim Tan
General Manager, Electronic Applications, Automotive, and Energy Solutions
Boon Khim joined Hewlett-Packard (now Keysight) in 1997 as a manufacturing engineer in Penang's Microwave Technology Department. He was later involved in the transfer of manufacturing responsibilities from Santa Rosa to Penang. In 2001, Boon Khim took a foreign service employee assignment in Santa Rosa, California, where he worked for two years as a new product introduction engineer on microcircuits for the PNA-L series network analyzer.
With the formation of the test accessories operation in 2005, Boon Khim joined as an R&D engineer developing radio frequency and microwave accessories. He was named R&D and product planning manager in 2006 and became operations manager in 2009. In 2012, he was named general manager of the Measurement Systems Division. Boon-Khim is now the general manager of Electronics Applications for Automotive and Energy Solutions.
Boon Khim holds a bachelor's degree with honors in mechatronic engineering from the King's College London, University of London.
Application Specialist, Network and Data Center Solutions
Michael joined Keysight Technologiesn in 1996 (formerly Hewlett Packard) as an application engineer for RF and microwave products in the Electronic Test and Measurement Business. He has held various positions in sales, product support and R&D.
Before he joined the networks and data centers marketing team, his focus was on applications for coherent optical communications. Michael specialty is communication engineering and microwave technology.
He holds a degree in communication engineering from the University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Dortmund, Germany.
Dr. Michael Schugt
Dr. Michael Schugt
Technology Director, Keysight Business Scienlab
As the technology director of Keysight in Bochum, Germany, Michael Schugt manages the entire portfolio of Scienlab projects. He is the central person responsible for current customer and development projects.
In the Technology Business Division, Michael is the central contact person for current customer projects, internal development projects, and the Service and Support Department.
Further development of electric mobility is very important to Michael. In addition to his scientific commitment, it is his interest to see further development in the Ruhr, Germany metropolitan region, in particular in the area of electric mobility.
Automotive Solutions Manager
With over 10 years of industry experience in application engineering, sales and marketing, Rick has presented to many customers covering topics such as RF and wireless basics, advanced automotive radar analysis and generation solutions both as a technical application specialist and in sales.
Rick is currently an automotive solutions manager with the Automotive and Energy Solutions Business Segment. He is responsible for the strategy and marketing management for automotive radar, automotive ethernet, and automotive software solutions.
Jun Hwan Kim
Jun Hwan Kim
5G Market Initiative Manager
Jun Hwan Kim is responsible for Keysight’s 5G and wireless marketing for the Asia Pacific region.
He joined Keysight (formerly Agilent) in 2014. Before joining Keysight, Jun Hwan worked for 6 years in the wireless/cellular industry as an R&D engineer. He has a master and bachelor degrees in electronic engineering from Kwangwoon University in Seoul, Korea.
Business Development Manager, Signal Analyzer and Signal Source
Sean Lee is currently a business development manager for signal analyzer and signal source products based in Santa Rosa, California.
Sean has a master's of science degree in engineering and has more than 11 years of marketing and business development experience in test and measurement as well as the semiconductor industry.
Jun Yian Lean
Solutions Marketing Manager, Network Wireless Solutions
Jun Yian Lean is responsible for Network Wireless Solutions technical sales for the Asia Pacific region. He joined Keysight in 2016. Before Keysight, he spent 5 years delivering mobile network design, rollout and optimization services, followed by 10 years as a Solutions Architect for RAN network post-processing solutions.
He has a bachelor's degree in electrical & electronics engineering majoring in telecommunications from the Multimedia University of Malaysia.
Aik Chun Ng
Technical Consultant, EEsof Electronic Design Automation
Aik Chun Ng is currently the technical consultant at Keysight's EEsof Electronic Design Automation Division supporting market-leading flagship products like Advanced Design System, Integrated Circuit and Characterization Program and Modeling System, and GoldenGate.
He is responsible for Keysight EEsof application support and consulting in the south Asia Pacific since 2000. He provides training and consulting to designers working on RF communication applications like defense communications as well as commercial WiMAX™ and LTE communication systems.
Aik-Chun holds a bachelor's in engineering and a master's degree in electrical engineering from Nanyang Technological University. Aik Chun's main area of focus while earning his master's was modeling and design of microwave/millimeter-wave components.
Aik Chun Ng
Aik Lian Eng
Kiun Kiat Leow
Wireless Application Consultant
Kiun Kiat Leow is a wireless application consultant for Keysight Technologies in Malaysia. He has 10 years of experience working with RF and wireless equipment.
He enabled solutions in 2018 that set his team apart from its competitors and developed a strong support plan for the customers.
Kiun Kiat started his career at Agilent Technologies as a test engineer for wireless conformance test system in 2009. He later moved to Jabil Penang to be part of the test engineering team, involved in product transfer as well as manufacturing in Jabil Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam before joining Keysight in 2014 as a field service engineer.
He is currently exploring 5G technologies equipment applications along with enabling the cellular vehicle-to-everything (C-V2X) solution in Malaysia.
Sang Kyo Shin
5G Product Planning and Application Developer, EEsof Electronic Design Automation
Sang Kyo Shin is the 5G product planner and application developer for Keysight EEsof Electronic Design Division. His specialty is wireless communications digital signal processing, and physical layer modeling and simulation. He is also responsible for new FPGA design and implementation flow. He has been working as a system engineer and wireless application consultant for over 15 years at Keysight Technologies (formerly Agilent) contributing to various custom solutions and technical paper development.
Before he joined Keysight, he worked as a system integration engineer at LG Electronics.
Sang Kyo Shin
Jae Yong Chang
Jae Yong Chang
Senior Product Manager, Communications Solutions Group
Jae Yong Chang is the senior product manager for Keysight’s oscilloscope product line in the Communications Solutions Group based in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
He joined Hewlett-Packard Korea in 1990 as an R&D design engineer and has held various positions in R&D and marketing at HP, Agilent Technologies, and Keysight Technologies.
He received his BA and MS degrees in physics from Sogang University, Seoul, Korea.
Business Development Manager, General Electronics Measurement Solutions
Raj has more than 18 years of experience in the test and measurement industry.
He has a bachelor's in engineering from the University of Northumbria and began his career as an application engineer in semiconductor ATE test.
He gradually moved on to various other roles, including marketing and product planning. His current role is business development manager in the General Electronics Measurements Solutions organization.