Mr. ONOE has extensive experience in international standardization and management. He has led the evolution of the mobile communications network through standardization initiatives and global coordination, and is known as "the Father of LTE* ". Mr. ONOE's experience, capabilities and tested management skills will surely be a driving force for ITU-T activities.

*LTE (Long Term Evolution) is a standard that is recognized today as a 4th generation mobile communication network, and has been deployed as the unified global standard upgraded from multiple 3G standards such as W-CDMA and CDMA2000. LTE basic technologies continue to be adopted in 5th generation standards.


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I believe that it comprehensively gives my thoughts, especially about developing countries, inclusion, and collaboration. R&D centers in Yokosuka, Japan of NTT Corporation and NTT DOCOMO, Inc, where I worked, were chosen as locations for shooting. I hope you enjoy the video.

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Commitment (FULL) Candidate for the Director of the ITU TSB
Self-introduction Candidate for the Director of the ITU TSB
Commitment (brief) Candidate for the Director of the ITU TSB
Team ONOE proudly announces that our website has just opened today!!

We are supporting Mr. ONOE, Seizo who is a candidate for the Director of the ITU Telecommunication Standardization Bureau (TSB), and will encourage his election campaign through this website. You can easily reach his vision statement, commitment, profile, and CV, and will recognize his capability for the position.

Vision Statement

Worldwide penetration of technology evolution through timely standardization, for inclusive, sustainable and reliable society with improved people's lives and the sound growth of industries.


Extensive International Experience in Standardization and Management

Leading the evolution of generation for the mobile communications network

Abundant experience in organization management

Active in standardization organizations and forums

Work on ITU related activities

Standards Related Experience in 3G,4G and 5G Networks

Curriculum Vitae

ONOE, Seizo

  • Present Title
  • Chief Standardization Strategy Officer of NTT Corporation and Fellow of NTT DOCOMO, INC.
  • Born
  • 12 May 1957; Hyogo, Japan
  • Nationality
  • Japanese
  • Marital Status
  • Married with 2 Children