Tom De Koninck

Communications WG Chair / TNO 

Since 2018 Tom works for TNO. He is responsible to bring applied research in the media networking domain to the market. The main work areas are Virtual Reality, video distribution and content detection/enrichment. He is also project manager for TNO in the European project VR Together which aims to bring photorealistic VR content in a social and immersive environment.

Tom has a long experience in the telecommunications industry, mainly as a product developer. He has been introducing consumer and business market products in Belgium for KPN Belgium and Belgacom International.

When he moved to live in the Netherlands, he continued to bring telecommunication products to the market for Vodafone and Liberty Global.

Tom has an Engineering degree from the Free University of Brussels, Belgium.