Yue Wang

Head of 6G Research, Samsung Research UK

Yue Wang

Speaker Bio


Yue Wang is the Head of 6G Research at Samsung UK. Her team identifies and develops mid-to-long term technologies and technology enablers for 6G networks, 6G system architecture and AI for 6G. Previously in Samsung UK, she led a team on applying Artificial Intelligence to networks, where her team delivers research, technologies, and proof-of-concepts of network operation and management using AI. At Samsung, she also participated in multiple SDOs, including O-RAN and ETSI ENI (Experiential Networked Intelligence), and has been the Secretary and Rapporteur of ETSI ISG ENI in 2017-2020.



Prior to joining Samsung, Yue held various roles in the US and the UK, all on wireless communications research and standards. She is the recipient of ETSI ENI Award for her ‘extraordinary contributions’ in 2019, and Cambridge Wireless Technology and Innovation Award for Outstanding Woman Engineer of the Year in 2020. She also sits in the Industry Advisory Board of King’s College of London, Loughborough University, and University of Sussex. Yue received her PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Victoria, Canada.