Vincent (WS) Chen is an Associate Professor at the Department of Information Management at the National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology. Mr. Chen also serves as a Board Member for TWNIC, APTILD, and APNG, as well as a Member of the TWNIC International Affairs Committee.
Prof. Chen has been the main advocate for Taiwan BITnet and TANet. He also taught as an Adjunct Associate Professor for the Graduate Institute of Information Communications at the Shih Hsin University.
He has served as an ICANN IDN Committee member and was on the initial advisory council for DotAsia. He has been the on the Board of Directors as well as the Executive Director for APTLD and has served on the APRICOT Administrative Committee.
Prof. Vincent attended ICANN Shanghai, where he co-chaired a session and also gave a presentation on a case study about the impact of IDN Registration Policy as related to Chinese Characters. He attended the APTLD Board & Member Meeting in 2001. and in 2002.